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October 29, 2013

Mantis Radio 142 + Somaticae

Mantis Radio present a live session from French producer Somaticae. Supporting that, tracks from AnD, Alphaxone, Dalglish, Laurel Halo, Muslimgauze, Synus0006, Vatican Shadow, and Autechre.

October 16, 2013

Mantis Radio 141 + Derlich

Mantis Radio presents Belgium’s Derlich – techno of the most brutal noise kind. With new music from Objekt, Snuff Crew, Lag, Stave, Slam, The Hidden Hands, and more before that with host DVNT.

October 02, 2013

Mantis Radio 140 + Kial

Mantis Radio presents Sub Pressure label boss Kial. Expect bassweight, heavy low end and shadow dread. Plus, new music from Etch, Phat Chex, Ruskin, Senking, Perc, and others.

September 19, 2013

Mantis Radio 139 + Bombardier

On Mantis Radio this week, California’s Bombardier. Also we’ve got new music from Dettmann, Tessela, David Meiser, Jah Wobble, John Cohen, Plaster, and more to share.

September 03, 2013

Mantis Radio 138 + Sleeper

On the show this week – the heavyweight bass and thuds of Sleeper with an exclusive guest session. We play new music from Current Value, Ministry, Lorn, Clouds, H8R, and Ka.

August 21, 2013

Mantis Radio 137 + Israel Vines

We head to LA to present a session from Borrowed Language’s Israel Vines. Hear new music from Si Begg, MORD, PAN, Gantz, Royal T, Rory St John, Touchin’ Bass …

August 06, 2013

Mantis Radio 136 + Texture

On Mantis Radio this week Black Lantern Music’s Texture provides the guest session, and we play new music from Perc & Truss, Fuck Buttons, Corax, Mark Broom, Tessela, Violetshaped / JK FLESH…

July 24, 2013

Mantis Radio 135 + Go Hiyama

On Mantis Radio this week Japanese techno from Go Hiyama. Prior to his mix, hear new music from Mika Vainio, Factory Floor, dBridge, Alex Smoke, + more.

July 15, 2013

Mantis Radio 134x + Casual Violence + Death Abyss

Mantis Radio take over Sunil Sharpe’s show on Dublin’s RTE 2fm with a guest mix from Casual Violence AND an interview with Death Abyss.

July 09, 2013

Mantis Radio 134 + Savagen

Premiering the debut performance of Savagen – the collab project of Scotland’s Ingen and Savier “like a mixture of old heavy metal tapes”

June 25, 2013

Mantis Radio 133 + Kalpamantra

We welcome the shadow drones of British dark ambient label Kalpamantra to Mantis Radio, recording us an exclusive label showcase.

June 11, 2013

Mantis Radio 132 + .at/on

This week on Mantis Radio we welcome Ukrainian experimental musician .at/on.

May 28, 2013

Mantis Radio 131 + Anniversary Special #6

It’s that time of year again – our Anniversary Special. A retrospective look over the past year with the 3 most popular showcase sessions re-broadcast

May 14, 2013

Mantis Radio 130 + Nonima

Long overdue a showcase on our radio broadcast – this week we present the fantastical electronics of Nonima.

April 30, 2013

Mantis Radio 129 + Dead TV Society

On tonight’s show, the mysterious Dead TV Society in session, plus music from ASC, Forward Strategy Group, Phat Chex, Sawf, Tomohiko Sagae, Ingen, Death Abyss and loads more.

April 16, 2013

Mantis Radio 128 + Kawatin

Spring finally arrives to England and with it a session from Japan’s Kawatin. We play music from Wolf Eyes, Kryptic Minds, Baby Ford and Eon, EDMX, AnD, Global Goon, Rivet, Harmonic313 and a certain Death Grips remix.

April 02, 2013

Mantis Radio 127 + Drugstore

It’s a welcome return for the Spanish techno collective Drugstore to 0ur Mantis Radio broadcast. We’ve music from House of Black Lanterns, Ohmwerk, Phat Chex, Makaton, Tempa’s latest with Nomine, Robert Hood remixing Contakt and even more.

March 19, 2013

Mantis Radio 126 + Ontal

Serbian duo Ontal provide our session this week, showcasing their sound ahead of their debut release. Before that heat, tracks from Nine Inch Nails, Amit, Voidloss, Gore Tech, Graze, EOMAC, Ingen, xxxy and lots more with host DVNT.

March 04, 2013

Mantis Radio 125 + Baeks

We present the techno flexing of the former Ancient Methods man, Baeks. Before that workout, tracks from Flint Kids, House of Black Lanterns, Robert Pain, Radionasty, Makaton, ADMX-71, Violetshaped, Savagen and loads more.

February 19, 2013

Mantis Radio 124 + Dexterous Numerics

Stepping up to the showcase plate, British producer Dexterous Numerics.

February 05, 2013

Mantis Radio 123 + VNDL

We present a session of sound from VNDL – Montreal’s Philippe Vandal. Plus music from Anthony Child, Player, Drexciya, Dauwd, a DeFeKt remix of Stormfield, Yaporigami, Derlich, Mondkopf and lots more.

January 21, 2013

Mantis Radio 122 + Somatic Responses

The Welsh duo make a welcome return to Mantis Radio, this time unleashing their trademark filth with a “hard” mix. There’s music from Phat Chex, Bandshell, Ryuji Takeuchi, Radionasty, TM404, and Freddy Fresh.

January 07, 2013

Mantis Radio 121 + Borealis

And just like that we’re into the year 2013. For the first show of new year we welcome the sound and selection of Borealis. Lots of fresh music to share with you, including Lakker, Levon Vincent, Phat Chex, Blackmass Plastics, Dead Sound and AAIMON.

December 11, 2012

Mantis Radio 120 + Ingen

Mantis Radio presents a session from one of Edinburgh’s techno dons Ingen. DVNT meanwhile has music from Blackmass Plastics, Ontal, Si Begg, Dettmann, Clouds, MPIA3, Paul Birken and Freddy Fresh and lots more to share with you.

November 26, 2012

Mantis Radio 119 + Makaton

We head to to Birmingham, the home for many of British techno, to present a rare recording from the Rodz Konez label boss – Makaton.

October 30, 2012

Mantis Radio 118 + Ekman

We welcome to Mantis Radio the Dutch electro of Roel Dijcks’ Ekman. There’s music from Loops Haunt, Sturqen, Warlock, Lakker, Blawan, Jam City, Andy Stott, Death Grips and more to relish this week.

October 16, 2012

Mantis Radio 117 + Scape One

We present a legend of UK electro – Scape One. Hear music from Global Goon, Imaginary Forces, Ingen, British Murder Boys, Happa, HueHelix and more with Mantis Radio’s DVNT.

October 02, 2012

Mantis Radio 116 + Somatic Responses

This week we welcome a duo who need little introduction – Somatic Responses.

September 18, 2012

Mantis Radio 115 + Simplicity is Beauty

We welcome Simplicity is Beauty – the work of one Kent based Jason Courtney, to Mantis Radio. We play music from Ruskin & Broom, C Mantle, The Mover, Lorn, Dekode, Bok Bok and Phat Chex before that this week.

September 04, 2012

Mantis Radio 114 + Aural Sects

In the showcase hotseat this week, the prolific US label Aural Sects. In our first 60, music from Dettmann, Exium, Musical Mob, David Meiser, Mike Oldfield, NGUZUNGUZU, Mark Fell and loads more.

August 21, 2012

Mantis Radio 113 + Phat Chex

In a predictable move on our part, being that he is our first Darkfloor Sound artist, on tonight’s show a session from Phat Chex.

August 07, 2012

Mantis Radio 112 + Robert Pain

We head into the bleak deep dark techno of Robert Pain, w/ music from Vladislav Delay, Anodyne, Ingen, David Meiser, Erol Alkan, Kangding Ray, Sturqen +more.

July 24, 2012

Mantis Radio 111 + Villain

On Mantis Radio this week we welcome Singularity Recordings’ Villain. We’ve music from Death Abyss, UR, Blackmass Plastics, Max Duley, Coefficient, Alphaxone, Actress, Monolake and more to share.

July 10, 2012

Mantis Radio 110 + Boris Noiz

We present the début live set of Serbia’s Boris Noiz (Ontal). We play tracks by Bassbin Twins, Perc, Slam, Voidloss, Killawatt, Kryptic Minds, Riffs …

June 26, 2012

Mantis Radio 109 + Dimentia

Heading stateside, Mantis Radio presents the heavy electro presence that is Dimentia. DVNT plays tracks from Laurel Halo, Posthuman, Illum Sphere, Si Begg, Warlock, datassette, vacated, Phat Chex, Sturqen and more.

June 12, 2012

Mantis Radio 108 + Rory St John

We present the dark techno of Dublin’s Rory St John, w/ tracks by Somatic Responses, Bas Mooy, Floorplan, Sunil Sharpe, Jam City, David Meiser, Eomac +more.

May 29, 2012

Mantis Radio 107 + Anniversary Special #5

We celebrate 5 years of Mantis Radio with our anniversary special, running down our most popular sessions, including Perc, Bas Mooy + oyaarss

May 15, 2012

Mantis Radio 106 + Casual Violence

Mantis Radio presents a session from the dark techno lord of Manchester – Casual Violence.

April 17, 2012

Mantis Radio 105 + Tundra Dubs

Californian netlabel Tundra Dubs provide our session this week on Mantis Radio, showcasing their sound and artists.

April 03, 2012

Mantis Radio 104 + Chordata

In session Scottish electro dame Chordata and tracks from Radioactive Man, Mr 76ix, The Mover, Rory St John, Swarm Intelligence, David Meiser …

March 21, 2012

Mantis Radio 103 + Flint Kids

In session London’s Flint Kids. Before that, tracks from Death Grips, Paul Blackford, Vacated, Dave Clarke, Imaginary Forces, Wirewound, Elemental …

March 07, 2012

Mantis Radio 102 + Ourobonic Plague

For show 102 we head to Australia and welcome to the showcase session Perth’s Ourobonic Plague.

February 25, 2012

Mantis Radio 101 + Imaginary Forces

This week we present in session on Mantis Radio, British artist Imaginary Forces.

February 21, 2012

Mantis Radio 100 + Kronos Device + Paul Blackford + Stormfield + The Inventors of Aircraft

Marking the occasion of our 100th Mantis Radio show, we had an event, with sets from Kronos Device, Paul Blackford, Stormfield, TIOA, DVNT, Ursa and Laica.

January 26, 2012

Mantis Radio 099 + Duskky

For our 2nd Mantis Radio of 2012 we head to Bristol to get a lesson in dubfunk from Broken Bubble’s Duskky.

January 11, 2012

Mantis Radio 098 + Death Abyss

The shadowy Rodz Konez signed Death Abyss illuminate with their dark session mix for Mantis Radio.

December 14, 2011

Mantis Radio 097 + Echo Park

Formerly known as Gunjack we welcome back to Mantis Radio Brian Gibbs and his West Coast hip-hop project Echo Park.

November 30, 2011

Mantis Radio 096 + Sunil Sharpe

One of Ireland’s best, the superb Sunil Sharpe turns in a proper blast of a session for Mantis Radio, packing cuts from Drexciya, Surgeon, Cloaks, Perc, DMX Krew, and of course, Jeff Mills.

November 16, 2011

Mantis Radio 095 + hanal

Up this week a talented and versatile DJ in the shape of hanal. Known for his dexterous skill behind the decks and his label Remerge Records.

November 02, 2011

Mantis Radio 094 + oyaarss

Latvian born and bred oyaarss describes his own music as “lullabies for decadent people“ and he’s in session this week for Mantis Radio.

October 20, 2011

Mantis Radio 093 + Bas Mooy

Presenting the Dutch techno master Bas Mooy. Complete with an exclusive tough set workout for Mantis Radio.

October 05, 2011

Mantis Radio 092 + Mad EP

Making a welcome return to Mantis Radio, this week Mad EP is back to dish up his trademark hip-hop infested beat work.

September 24, 2011

Mantis Radio 091 + Perc

Perc Trax boss Ali ‘Perc’ Wells in session this week for Mantis Radio, live from the Darkfloor studio.

September 08, 2011

Mantis Radio 090 + Hoth System

This weeks Mantis Radio heads to Northern Ireland, Belfast in fact, to bring you the machine flexing production work of Hoth System.

August 25, 2011

Mantis Radio 089 + AAIMON

We head to San Diego this week to bring you the dark murky, witch house and drag sounds of duo AAIMON.

July 28, 2011

Mantis Radio 088 + Herd

Up this week we’ve great pleasure in presenting Herd – an artist with a supreme ability for the deep and sublime soundscape.

July 18, 2011

Mantis Radio 087 + Global Goon

Dishing out an exclusive hardware session for Mantis Radio, it is none other than the Rephlex affiliated elusive Global Goon.

June 20, 2011

Mantis Radio 086 + Anniversary Special #4

It’s our 4th Mantis Radio Anniversary Special, as is our tradition, this week we take a look back at the last year, including a rundown of the 3 most popular sessions from the 12 months.

May 31, 2011

Mantis Radio 085 + Scott Robinson

For our showcase this week we’ve great pleasure in welcoming the machinations of Scott Robinson to Mantis Radio.

May 17, 2011

Mantis Radio 084 + Lifecycle

Coming up on Mantis Radio this week – digging deep and wide with an awesome session from London’s Ricochet Records label boss Lifecycle.

May 03, 2011

Mantis Radio 083 + Vector Commander

Mantis Radio welcomes back Vector Commander. We’ve music by Space DJz, Anodyne, DeFeKT, Spor, Phat Chex, Vadz, C Mantle and loads more before that.

April 19, 2011

Mantis Radio 082 + Spookhouse

Mantis Radio head to Dublin, Ireland to present a session from Spookhouse. In our first hour, music from Sleeparchive, Casual Violence, Gunjack, Broken Note, B12, Amon Tobin, Pendle Coven, Sunil Sharpe, Talker and more.

April 05, 2011

Mantis Radio 081 + KidChameleon + Casual Breakin’

For our 81st Mantis Radio we present the Peckham duo of KidChameleon and Casual Breakin’, live and in the mix from the Darkfloor studio.

March 22, 2011

Mantis Radio 080 + Pleq

For our 80th Mantis Radio we go deep with a production showcase session from Polish producer Pleq.

March 08, 2011

Mantis Radio 079 + Black Smith Craft

The techno continues. Following on from our last show’s session w/ Dead Sound vs Videohead, this week Mantis Radio present a session from Black Smith Craft.

February 22, 2011

Mantis Radio 078 + Dead Sound + Videohead

Mantis Radio presents Dead Sound & VideoHead. We’ve music Radioactive Man, Shackleton, The Advent, Bas Mooy, Global Goon, Psycatron …

January 25, 2011

Mantis Radio 077 + Swarm Intelligence

For our 77th Mantis Radio broadcast we head to Berlin to catch up with Swarm Intelligence. We’ve music from Sunken Foal, fzv, Bas Mooy, Inigo Kennedy, Blackmass Plastics, Marcel Dettman, The Exaltics, Xi, Perc Trax, Coefficient, and more.

January 11, 2011

Mantis Radio 076 + Blackmass Plastics

The mighty speaker smasher Blackmass Plastics steps up to the Mantis Radio showcase with a slew of exclusives heavyweight dubs. Plus, we’ve music from Steve Bicknell, Solar Chrome, Plastikman, Adam X, Concrete DJz, Instra:Mental, Loefah, Scanone, and Photek.

December 12, 2010

Mantis Radio 075 + Vocode Records

In session this week on Mantis Radio we present Vocode Records, who since 1999 and the Vocode Project has documented the evolution of electro.

November 28, 2010

Mantis Radio 074 + Inigo Kennedy

In session for Mantis Radio a master of the techno sound: Inigo Kennedy. With music from Luke Slater, Untold, Scanner, Radioactive Man, Tipper, Si Begg …

November 14, 2010

Mantis Radio 073 + 8bitch (Nightwave)

Coinciding with her debut release on Seed Records we’ve an exclusive mix this week on Mantis Radio from Maya Medvesek and Nightwave.

October 31, 2010

Mantis Radio 072 + T-Polar

In session Belfast’s T-Polar and music by James Blake, Subeena, Mad EP, Jeff Mills, the wee djs, Mad Mike Banks, dBridge, Pinch, 65daysofstatic, and Goblin.

October 17, 2010

Mantis Radio 071 + AGT Rave Cru

AGT Rave Cru throw down the old skool in the session. Hear tracks by Spor, Bola, Raime, Delta Funktionen, Redshape, Planetary Assault Systems, The Knife, Roska & Untold, T-Polar, Dekode, and plenty more besides.

October 03, 2010

Mantis Radio 070 + DeFeKT

We’ve reached the grand old age of 70 shows. To celebrate hitting the milestone Irish electro flexer DeFeKt provides an exclusive showcase guest mix.

September 19, 2010

Mantis Radio 069 + Sclist

Mantis Radio presents a session from a Bristol bass specialist – Sclist.

September 05, 2010

Mantis Radio 068 w/ DVNT

This week for the first time since we started broadcasting the show some 29 months ago – it’s a two hour in session mix from DVNT.

August 22, 2010

Mantis Radio 067 + Rabid Gravy + Sturqen

On Mantis Radio this week we’ve two experimental hardware techno sessions to share from Rabid Gravy and, Sturqen.

August 08, 2010

Mantis Radio 066 + mrseavers

We welcome back to Mantis Radio for his 3rd appearance – mrseavers – a self confessed techno fiend.

July 25, 2010

Mantis Radio 065 + Mazzula

We’re back with one hell of a showcase session for Mantis Radio, UK electro producer Mazzula shows his might and his take on the sound.

June 27, 2010

Mantis Radio 064 + Ed Devane

Dublin’s Ed Devane records for Mantis Radio a straight up trip of dub, industrial, ambient and hip-hop sounds, all from his studio and hands.