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January 20, 2015

tonight on Mantis Radio, we’ve A Vengeance

tonight on Mantis Radio a session from the as yet unknown British industrial noise duo – A Vengeance

January 12, 2015

Savagen make Datacide’s best of 2014 chart

Darkfloor Sound’s Scottish duo Savagen make noise & politics magazine Datacide’s best of 2014 chart

January 09, 2015

Preview Alphaxone’s album Altered Dimensions

The dark ambience of Iran’s Alphaxone is soon set to be with us once again as his new album ‘Altered Dimensions’ is announced for Cyro Chamber.

January 06, 2015

David Meiser plays Spain’s Atom Club, 31.01.2015

David Meiser plays Spain’s Atom Club at Wow Sala, January 31st alongside Pet Duo, Paul Mac and local talent Motzler and Brome.

January 04, 2015

on Tuesday, Mantis Radio presents Ynoji

Mantis Radio presents Belgium’s Ynoji who’ll be performing a set, live from London’s Darkfloor Hive.

December 28, 2014

EU VAT and our Darkfloor Bandcamp.

new EU VAT rules means we’ll be taking down our Darkfloor Sound EPs from Bandcamp whilst we look at alternatives, solutions and understanding the new rules

December 09, 2014

Tonight, Mantis Radio presents a session from Key

tonight, Mantis Radio presents a session from Void Tactical Media’s Key. Broadcasting live on Future Music FM – 2000 GMT

November 05, 2014

David Meiser / 2014 dates

David Meiser plays Croatia, Spain and Germany this Nov/Dec – and this Friday, Nov 7th – he is radio show Bass Agenda’s featured artist and interviewee.

November 03, 2014

Gareth Clarke, DVNT + The Byte Stripes play Desolate London – Friday, Nov 7

Gareth Clarke (Sublight, Bit-Phalanx), DVNT, The Byte Stripes (Werk Discs) + Future Image play London’s free Desolate night, Friday November 5.

October 10, 2014

Mantis Radio takeover RTE 2fm this Saturday night

Mantis Radio returns to RTE 2fm this Sat/Sun at 0100, covering for Sunil Sharpe. We’ve an interview with Objekt and in session, Downwards duo OAKE.

October 02, 2014

preview ‘Cadya’ by Sunil Sharpe for Trensmat

preview Sunil Sharpe’s tough techno ‘Cadya’ EP on Ireland’s Trensmat Recordings.

September 03, 2014

Preview Casual Violence’s latest EP – Expression Unrelated

Manchester’s dark prince has a new EP coming. Hear previews of Casual Violence’s ‘Expression Unrelated’ EP due mid Sept on Plector Records

August 28, 2014

Scrase, Darkfloor + CRX091081GB play Desolate London – Friday, Sept 5

Scrase, Mike Darkfloor, CRX091081GB + Future Image play London’s free Desolate night, Friday September 5.

August 13, 2014

Dance classic waveforms, the second wave

Sheffield designer Alex Szabo-Haslam is back with an expanded second series of A2 silkscreen printed dance classic waveforms.

August 13, 2014

Catch David Meiser this Friday at Dubtek, Leeds.

Catch Darkfloor Sound’s David Meiser headlining Dubtek, in Leeds this Friday, August 15th. Support from Retsof, Ross Alexander and CWS.

August 09, 2014

preview Orphx’s ‘Sacrifice’ EP for Sonic Groove

hear previews of the Orphx duo’s ‘Sacrifice’ EP due soon on Sonic Groove

July 24, 2014

Preview Whirling Hall Of Knives ft. Ancient Methods on Earwiggle

Earwiggle announces EP from Irish duo Whirling Hall Of Knives, backed with a remix from hot shit – Ancient Methods.

July 09, 2014

DVNT + No Alias play London – Friday, July 18 at Hysteria

Friday, July 18 – London. DVNT, No Alias, Pete (Slimelight) and DJ Fe (Under Konstruktion) play Dalston’s Hysteria

June 26, 2014

preview Oliver Lieb’s ‘Inside Voices’

preview Oliver Lieb’s upcoming 3rd ambient album, due late July on Psychonavigation

June 20, 2014

Announcing Darkfloor’s 4th EP – Savagen

Announcing Darkfloor Sound’s 4th EP – Savagen’s debut – ‘Practically Educated’

June 09, 2014

Mantis Radio presents Monolog, 10.06

Mantis Radio presents Monolog (Ad Noiseam, Acre Recordings) and his blistering session from last years Burn The Machine festival

June 05, 2014

Dronelock’s Shadow Story with Ontal, Mark Broom and Rivet

new label Shadow Story launches with Dronelock’s ‘Clusters’ and remixes from Mark Broom, Rivet and Ontal

May 15, 2014

preview ‘IV’ – anodyne’s new album

hear the album preview of ‘IV’ by anodyne coming later this year on Psychonavigation

May 15, 2014

Watch the new video from Clipping. – ‘Work Work’

Watch the new video from LA noise-rap trio Clipping and their track ‘Work Work’ ft. Cocc Pistol Cree

May 13, 2014

It’s our 7th anniversary tonight on Mantis Radio

Mantis Radio turns 8 – join us as take a look back at the last 12 months of shows with our 7th anniversary show.

May 12, 2014

preview Radial’s ‘Devil’s Tongue’ by Sinecure

preview Sinecure’s excellent ‘Devil Tongue’ by Radial’s Jeroen Liebregts and Maarten Hoogenboom

April 25, 2014

Mønic’s ‘Habits’ EP is coming feat Oscar Mulero, Amorce and Killawatt

preview Mønic’s ‘Habits’ featuring versions by Killawatt, Amorce and Oscar Mulero for Osiris Music.

April 17, 2014

preview Hoth System’s new EP, launching Sprung Records

Due next week is a new EP from Belfast’s underrated techno son Tony McMurray aka Hoth System on new London label – Sprung Records

March 26, 2014

preview Corax’s ‘Seidr’ EP due soon on Rodz Konez

preview Rodz Konez next EP, from Corax comes ‘Seidr’

March 04, 2014

Mantis Radio presents Orphx

Recording a rare rhythmic noise session for Mantis Radio, tonight we present the incredible Orphx. Also, new music from Dead Fader, Dave Tarrida, Mulero…

February 25, 2014

Preview two new Sturqen releases.

Hear previews of two Sturqen releases forthcoming on Silvox Recordings and metaphysik.

February 18, 2014

Mantis Radio no. 150 – tonight we’ve Objekt in session.

Mantis Radio, show no. 150. In session, an exclusive mix from the mighty Objekt.

February 06, 2014

Preview Imaginary Forces forthcoming EP – Corner Crew

Preview Imaginary Forces forthcoming EP – Corner Crew; due on Sleep Codes soon.

February 04, 2014

Dez Williams in session, tonight on Mantis Radio

DVNT hosts Mantis Radio with an exclusive session from Dez Williams. Also new music from Radial, Blackmass Plastics, Coil / NIN, Ekman, Shackleton…

January 21, 2014

Tonight on Mantis Radio – Loose Link

on Mantis Radio tonight – Loose Link in session with an audio-hyper trip. Also, new music from Killawatt, Delusions, Container, Go Hiyama, Perc, Twwth

January 15, 2014

Preview Kvitnu’s Pan Sonic live album ‘Oksastus’

Ukrainian label and noise specialists Kvitnu have upped previews of their forthcoming Pan Sonic live album.

January 15, 2014

Preview Ancient Methods & Orphx collab as Eschaton for Token

Canadian duo Orphx recording with Berlin’s hard hitting Ancient Methods? You better believe it – this is Eschaton, forthcoming on Token.

January 14, 2014

BMB (British Murder Boys) announce new releases

The BMB (British Murder Boys) duo of Surgeon and Regis have a release and boxset coming soon.

December 31, 2013

futuremusic FM do NYE with special guest mixes including a Mantis Radio one from DVNT.

FutureMusicFM host a special extended NYE broadcast w. guest mixes and messages from the station including a Mantis Radio 2013 mix from DVNT.

December 24, 2013

on Mantis Radio tonight – Noxgenus’ Li-Z

For our final Mantis Radio broadcast of 2013 we present an exclusive session from Noxgenus collective member – Li-Z.

December 12, 2013

Darkfloor affliate Ursa launches new show – Panaural

Darkfloor’s Ursa launches new ‘Panaural’ radio show on Future Music FM with series of warm-up sessions.

December 11, 2013

Preview Rodz Konez remix EP feat. Death Abyss & Go Hiyama

‘Corvus’ by the unknown producer Corax gets the remix treatment from Death Abyss, Go Hiyama, Lan O + Tomohiko Sagae on Rodz Konez

December 10, 2013

on Mantis Radio tonight – Chicago’s Stave

Tonight on Mantis Radio we present the deft depth of techno from Chicago’s Stave

December 06, 2013

a new DVNT mix airs tonight on fnoob

On Neil Birnie’s Dark Frequency show over on the techno channel at fnoob tonight is a new mix from DVNT ‘Devil Dead’

December 05, 2013

preview the new Downwards EP ‘Vollstreckung’ from OAKE

Preview German duo OAKE’s 2nd EP ‘Vollstreckung ‘ coming on Downwards next week.

December 01, 2013

Scanner announces new album ‘Electronic Garden’

Scanner announces his new album ‘Electronic Garden’ due 2014 on German label Bine.

November 29, 2013

preview Duality’s new EP from GraGee & Headnoaks

hear previews of the next EP on UK electro/techno label Duality from GraGee and Headnoaks

November 26, 2013

on Mantis Radio tonight, Diasiva

On the show this week we present the intense electronics onslaught that is Diasiva.

November 13, 2013

DVNT’s new mix airs on Intergalactic FM tonight

Airing tonight, 2000 GMT on the electro institution that is Intergalactic FM is a fresh mix from me, DVNT.

November 12, 2013

on Mantis Radio tonight, David Meiser

Joining us on Mantis Radio tonight and celebrating his debut solo EP ‘Those Who Still Remain’ Spain’s David Meiser.

November 06, 2013

Biosphere, Perc (in ambient mode) and EQLS perform live in London 07.11.2013

Biosphere live in London, with a rare ambient live set from Perc and EQLS in session at St John in Hackney.

November 04, 2013

preview Samuel Kerridge’s LP ‘A Fallen Empire’ / Downwards

Hear previews of Samuel Kerridge’s LP ‘A Fallen Empire’ forthcoming this month on Downwards

November 03, 2013

AAA – Ask Autechre Anything at WATMM until Nov 7th

Ask Sean and Rob of Autechre Anything at WATMM until Nob 7th

October 29, 2013

New prints available for those classic rave/dance visualised waveforms

New prints have been added to the Kickstarter project by Alex Szabo-Haslam which ends Thursday – including Plastikman and Kraftwerk

October 29, 2013

tonight on Mantis Radio, Somaticae

on Mantis Radio tonight – French producer Somaticae with an exclusive session.

October 15, 2013

Steve Stoll is releasing an ambient album ‘Praxis’

Ambient album ‘Praxis’ from New York techno producer Steve Stoll coming in 2014 on Psychonavigation

October 15, 2013

tonight on Mantis Radio, Derlich

tonight on Mantis Radio – the brutal noise techno of Belgium’s Derlich. We’re live on Future Music FM from 2000 UTC+1

October 11, 2013

Preview Objekt’s 3rd EP

Preview the 3rd Objekt EP – coming in November

October 11, 2013

Tomohiko Sagae’s ‘Vicious Circle’ is next for Rodz Konez

Preview the new EP for Rodz Konez from Japan’s Tomohiko Sagae

October 03, 2013

Fancy a screen-printed visualised waveform of Warp, bleep and rave tracks?

Alex Szabo-Haslam is screen-printing A2 sized visualised waveforms of classic Warp, bleep & rave tracks inc. Autechre, Aphex Twin and Altern-8

October 01, 2013

tonight on Mantis Radio, Kial

tonight on Mantis Radio we present a session from Sub Pressure label boss Kial – expect heavyweight dubstep, low end and shadow dread.

October 01, 2013

Pan Sonic have a new album Oksastus forthcoming on Kvitnu.

Pan Sonic (Mika Vainio and Ilpo Väisänen) have a new album Oksastus coming on Ukrainian label Kvitnu.

September 23, 2013

Objekt #3 will be drop in November

TJ Hertz (better known as Objekt) today announced that the 3rd Objekt 12″ will drop on November 4th – featuring the tracks Agnes Demise and Fishbone.

September 18, 2013

Catch a new mix from DVNT tonight on Subsekt’s show for fnoob

Tonight at 10pm GMT+1 on fnoob a new mix from DVNT airs. Recorded for the Subsekt techno obsessives crew it’s 60 minutes of wall to wall darkfloor technoid.

September 16, 2013

on Mantis Radio tonight, Bombardier

On Mantis Radio this week – California’s Jason Snell AKA Bombardier.

September 16, 2013

An interview, The Bug talks w/ the Small But Hard label.

Ahead of The Bug’s performance at Berghain this week – Small But Hard interviews Kevin Martin.

August 30, 2013

preview Erratic’s IDM treat EP ‘Downward Echoes’ due on Acre Recordings next week

sample Erratic’s EP ‘Downward Echoes’ due next week on IDM flag flyers Acre Recordings.

August 30, 2013

NIN – 10 bucks or go fuck yourself.

Trent Reznor on the new Nine Inch Nails album ‘Hesitation Marks’ – “10 bucks or go fuck yourself” and details of the audiophile version.

August 23, 2013

preview the Dualit EP forthcoming on Sunil Sharpe’s Earwiggle label

Due for release next month on Earwiggle – Sunil Sharpe’s uncompromising label exploration into techno and beyond – is this 6 track offering from Dualit

August 22, 2013

Dave Clarke’s 400th White Noise show this Sat – 3hr special with DeFeKt & L.A.W.

Synonymous with quality techno and proper electro, Dave Clarke’s White Noise radio show reaches 400 shows this Saturday – live show planned.

August 20, 2013

on Mantis Radio tonight, Israel Vines

On tonight’s show we head state-side to LA to present a session from Israel Vines.

August 18, 2013

Preview ‘Adapta 3’ by one half of UK electro duo Bitstream

Preview the new EP from Adapta , his 3rd for Brutalist Sunset.

August 05, 2013

this week on Mantis Radio, Texture, in session

this week on Mantis Radio – Scotland’s Bram E. Gieben AKA Texture co-owner of Black Lanterns Music

August 05, 2013

preview Si Begg’s forthcoming LP – ‘Permission to Explode’

hear a two minute preview of Si Begg’s forthcoming ‘Permission To Explode’ LP coming in September on Addictech.

August 01, 2013

preview new Rodz Konez – Corax returns with ‘Vraith’

Corax returns to Rodz Konez with ‘Vraith’

July 23, 2013

preview Realmz forthcoming ‘Articulated Oblivion’ EP

Due out next week is the first release for Internal Realmz the label of Robert D’Atri AKA Realmz from Sonic Groove.

July 22, 2013

on Mantis Radio this week – Japanese techno ambassador Go Hiyama

On Mantis Radio this week – a guest session from Japanese techno ambassador Go Hiyama.

July 12, 2013

it’s a Mantis Radio RTE 2fm takeover of Sunil Sharpe’s show this weekend

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

July 11, 2013

Dekode (Ontal) has dark electro EP on route feat. Nonima & Datacrashrobot

Dekode (Ontal) has dark electro EP on route on Pripyat – feat. remixes from Nonima & Datacrashrobot.

July 03, 2013

Ekman and Galaxian are performing in London this Friday

Ekman and Galaxian are both performing at London’s The Waiting Room this Friday, July 5th.