Mantissa Launch Party, 11.02.17 @The Horse & Groom, London

Following months of development, Mantissa extend their refined philosophy to events as they bring their concept to the capital for their London debut. True to their style, the outfit hand creative freedom back to the artists, showcasing signature extended sets from their three residents. Refusing to be defined by genre, Mantissa are known for their…Read more Mantissa Launch Party, 11.02.17 @The Horse & Groom, London

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Mixes to Dig: Ryuichi Sakamoto on NTS Radio 22/09/2017

[above image credit: Fact] This week's Mix to Dig comes from a somewhat unlikely source. If you haven't heard Ryuichi Sakamoto's name before, you will have certainly heard his work. At 65 years of age, the Japanese 'musician, composer, record producer, pianist, activist, writer, actor and dancer' (as described in his Wikipedia page) has been…Read more Mixes to Dig: Ryuichi Sakamoto on NTS Radio 22/09/2017

Mixes to Dig: Nicolas Lutz – MOJ mixes 9 – Live @Concrete 2017

[Above image credit: Site-Club] Every fan of underground music has their go-to mixes. This may be because the mix acts as a reminder of why you first got into dance music (Loefah's set at Dimensions 2013), or it allows you to relive a set from an amazing night out (Head High at RA In Residence,…Read more Mixes to Dig: Nicolas Lutz – MOJ mixes 9 – Live @Concrete 2017

Tune of the Week: Crazy P – Witch Doctor

Witch Doctor is the closing tune of Crazy P’s latest album, Walk Dance Talk and Sing, and it’s one of those songs which is almost impossible to place in a specific genre. The track builds on the same loop, a sample of the bass guitar from True Believers by Level 42, which is repeated throughout…Read more Tune of the Week: Crazy P – Witch Doctor

Mixes to Dig: nd_baumbecker – C – 90 9 2017

[Above image credit: PartyFlock] Among the evergrowing list of talented and versatile Panorama Bar residents is Andreas Baumbecker AKA nd_baumbecker. The first, and only, time Mantissa have witnessed an nd_baumbecker set was when he opened at Phonox prior to Marcellus Pittman. Expecting to be eased gradually into the evening, we were instead greeted with 3…Read more Mixes to Dig: nd_baumbecker – C – 90 9 2017

Tune of the Week: Pod – Northern Lights

If I was asked to introduce electronic music to someone that is either unfamiliar or apprehensive towards it, Northern Lights would be on the playlist, for sure. Kenny Larkin under his Pod alias brings emotional depth and considered sound engineering which is seldom seen in charting electronic/dance music today. Clear chimes laced with reverb dance…Read more Tune of the Week: Pod – Northern Lights

Tune of the Week: Minor Science – Volumes

  Whities label boss, Nic Tasker definitely has a knack for selecting standout records and the latest instalment, Whities 012, fits effortlessly into the carefully curated output. The record sees Minor Science return to the label for the third time with a killer two track EP, Volumes/Another Moon. Volumes has been selected as this week’s…Read more Tune of the Week: Minor Science – Volumes

Mixes To Dig – Powder – Crack Mix 160

[Above image credit: Resident Advisor] Powder aka Moko Shibata is a producer/DJ who has gained a large cult following in a very short space of time. Her honest and in-depth 'Breaking Through' Feature on Resident Advisor highlighted her dual existence. This existence being one that many others in the same music scene can relate to,with…Read more Mixes To Dig – Powder – Crack Mix 160