Archives: Industrial

KK Null in action August 16, 2021

Mantis Radio 335 – KK Null

Noise demon KK NULL provides our most intense sessions to date. We plays tracks by Squarepusher, Alan Vegan, Agressor Bunx, Orphx, Enduser, Don Zilla, Pan Sonic, O C O S I, Paul Johnson, K-Hand

Cover art for Mantis Radio 334, featuring subduxtion July 30, 2021

Mantis Radio 334 – subduxtion

Mantis Radio welcomes back subduxtion w/ a stunning live recording. And, music by Max Cooper, Texas, UNKLE, Shackleton, Katharsys, Metalheadz, Nyege Nyege Tapes, Shawn Rudiman, and more.

Cover Art for Mantis Radio 333 July 12, 2021

Mantis Radio 333 + Wirewound

Sorin Paun returns to Mantis Radio w/ a production mix of his project Wirewound. Plus: Blawan, Damne, Norman Nodge, Nørbak, Exium, HAKAI …

illbient duo O C O S I June 21, 2021

Mantis Radio 332 + illbient duo O C O S I

UK illbient duo O C O S I provide today’s guest mix. We’ve music by KK Null, Mike Dearborn, Scotch Rolex, D-Nite + Hedchef, Pinch, Alan Vega, Max Cooper’s Mesh, Shipwrec, Luke Lund, I Voidhanger Records +more.

May 03, 2021

Mantis Radio 329 + Warcrimes

Introducing US industrial duo Warcrimes. Hear music by Acre Recordings’ C Mantle, Aphex Twin, Qnete, SWARMM, Madonna, DJ Hidden, Current Value, Agressor Bunx, PRSPCT Recordings, Arno Vancolen and Bryan Chapman, Thing, and more.

April 19, 2021

Mantis Radio 328 + SciFiSol

SciFiSol presents her beautiful voice led electronica w/ a mix of her work, influences + favourites, alongside techno + electro cuts, chosen by Mike.

March 22, 2021

Mantis Radio 326 + cyd

Poland’s cyd (Solemne Records) provides our guest mix, alongside new music from Maelstrom, Vatican Shadow, Nwyrve, Ryuji Takeuchi, James Ruskin, Temudo, and Terrace.

February 23, 2021

Mantis Radio 325 + SWARMM

In session London’s SWARMM. Hear new music from Luke Lund, The Body, Cristian Vogel, Nomine & Digital, Boylan and Slimzee, and Vema-Diode, with early Tipper, Detroit’s Suburban Knight, Death Grips, Calibre, Mosca, and Monic.

January 07, 2021

2020 Mixtape Two – Metal

In the second of a series of mixes marking 2020, we present some of our favourite metal, industrial, rock and noise releases from last year.

January 04, 2021

2020 Mixtape One – Downtempo

In the first of a series of mixes marking 2020, we present some of our favourite downtempo, downbeat, ambient and drone tracks from last year.

November 17, 2020

Mantis Radio 321 w/ Mike Darkfloor

Mike brings you power electronics, old skool hardcore, breakbeat, witch house, new Ontal, Bongripper’s doom metal, early Photek and Dillinja, sclist’s dub tech, Forest Swords remixing Neneh Cherry, new Alex Banks, some beautiful ambient, and a Scott Walker cover by UK thrash band TRIAL.

November 03, 2020

Darkfloor Sound – 25-Oct-2020 / Threads Radio

Listen back to Mike’s Darkfloor Sound takeover at Threads radio from last month and hear some exclusive unreleased new label material.

November 02, 2020

Mantis Radio 320 + Christoph de Babalon

In session it’s industrial jungle / breakcore don Christoph de Babalon. Hear music by Ram Records, Teste, Matmos, Tusken Raiders, Death Qualia, The Teknoist, Parris, Pankow, Voitax, and Oranssi Pazuzu.

November 01, 2020

Darkfloor 069 – thatboytim – Trax in the Wax

Trax in the Wax, an EBM and industrial mix from thatboytim, feat. Wax Trax! artists and bands aligned with the sound of the legendary Chicago label.

September 22, 2020

Mantis Radio 318 + Zaax

We’ve an industrial powerhouse mix from Zaax, plus trax by Spor, Tech Itch, Go Hiyama, Max Cooper, Radioactive Man, Autechre, Agon Branza, Sewerslvt, Inhalt, Renegade Hardware, SoundWitch and more besides.

September 07, 2020

Mike Darkfloor live from AAJA – 26-08-2020

Listen back to Mike’s August show for AAJA Deptford. Featuring some jungle, ambient, metal, pop rock, techno, industrial and breaky sounds across 2 hours.

September 07, 2020

Mantis Radio 317 + Salford Electronics

It’s an all artist mix from Salford Electronics. With, new music by Ryuji Takeuchi, Lauren Bousfield, Lapis, Plike, John Monkman, ASC, Workshop.

June 12, 2020

Mantis Radio 312 + Speak Onion

Show 312 packs fiery session heat frm drum & noise artist Speak Onion. Plus music by Enduser, Moderat, Opal Tapes’ Rerekat, Sigha, Untold, Samurai, Paradox …

May 22, 2020

Mantis Radio 311 + BRICKS

US trio BRICKS select some grindcore + noise faves. Mike plays music from Doormouse, Code Orange, Oathbreaker, Gojira, Overlook, Replicant, Luke Lund, Primitive Knot, Crystal Cage, Employed To Serve and others.

May 08, 2020

Mantis Radio 310 + Kareem

We present a guest mix from Zhark Recordings’ Kareem, plus music by Holotone, Scorn, Ils, JK Flesh, King Cannibal, Southern Lord, Mo Wax, Phase Fatale, Bjork and Mike Huckaby.

Mantis Radio 307 + Temudo March 27, 2020

Mantis Radio 307 + Temudo

Soma Records’ Temudo steps up w/ a 3 deck techno flex, plus breakcore, drum & bass, metal and industrial from enduser, Aaron Spectre, Khost, Absu, Dadub …

Mantis Radio 305 February 28, 2020

Mantis Radio 306 – Inner8

Italy’s Inner8 showcases his label Holotone. We play tracks by Andy Gill, Andrew Weatherall, Uniform, Paula Temple, Savier, Chris & Cosey, Aphex Twin, Cybotron and more.

Darkfloor In Session 067 - Derlich February 17, 2020

Darkfloor In Session 067 + Derlich

Dropping dark techno heat for our 67th Darkfloor In Session we present a mix from Belgium’s Derlich. His session is full of energy and industrial swell.

January 31, 2020

Mantis Radio 304 + Room of Wires

For our first Mantis Radio session of 2020 a mix by IDM duo Room of Wires. Hear new music by Giant Swan, BNJMN, Scalameriya, Soma, Cristian Vogel, Ruskin …

December 31, 2019

Mantis Radio 302 + Damian B

Smash out the year w/ a post-hardcore session by Damian B. Plus death metal + metalcore cuts by Nile, Babymetal, Vltimas, Oathbreaker, Deafheaven, Vastum, Employed to Serve …

November 29, 2019

Mantis Radio 300 + Broken English Club

Mantis Radio celebrates 300 shows w/ an extended edition, featuring an exclusive session by Oliver Ho’s Broken English Club and a trove of homegrown UK techno.

October 31, 2019

Mantis Radio 66619 + Halloween Special

We present a special Mantis Radio for Halloween. Two hours of dark ambient, doom drone, death metal, industrial, horror, breakcore, drum & bass, and other.

October 05, 2019

Mantis Radio 297 + 8cylinder

Pittsburgh’s 8cylinder serves us raw rhythmic electronics, buffered by tracks by Mindtrick, Franck Vigroux, Max Cooper, Si Begg, and new the Darkfloor Sound.

August 23, 2019

Mantis Radio 294 + Inge K

Inge K returns w/ a session of breakcore. We play music by TAKA, Raven Sigh, Dax J, UVB, Gobsmacked, Voitax, Ruskin, Rhythmic Theory, and Section27.

June 21, 2019

Mantis Radio 290 + Soj

It’s a techno and EBM mix flex from Soil Records’ Soj. We’ve Warp era Speedy J, Paula Temple, Lifecutter, Kike Pravda, Borealis, Gobsmacked, Skam, and Luke Slater remixed by Scuba.

May 31, 2019

Mantis Radio 289 + Crystal Cage

In session it’s Crystal Cage w/ his darkgaze synth sound. Plus music by Scorn, Opal Tapes, Dadub, Author & Punisher, NIN, and Boredoms.

Flyer for Mantis Radio 283 March 04, 2019

Mantis Radio 283 + Fleck E.S.C.

Showcasing the electro sound of Fleck E.S.C. in the session, w/ music by Ghostly, Jezgro, NIN, Plastikman, DJ Bone, Plike, Overmono, Phat Chex, and Naibu.

August 30, 2018

Mantis Radio 275 w/ DVNT

DVNT flies solo w/ music from Combat, Broken English Club, AJA, Bjarki, Ursa, Chaines, Metz, Tangerine Dream, Hprizm and Digital & Spirit (RIP).

August 16, 2018

Mantis Radio 274 + Dimentia

We welcome back Dimentia’s dark electro to the session. We play some Speedy J, Carl Craig, Max Cooper, Tensal & Pessimist, Luke Lund, Altern 8, and more …

July 26, 2018

Mantis Radio 272 + J.Tijn

In session this week London’s J. Tijn with a multi style ride through his record box. DVNT plays music by redHat, Cristian Vogel, Martyn, Phase Fatale, Cursor Miner, I.B.M, The Advent, Boris Noiz, Muslimgauze, Mistry, Surgeon, and more.

July 19, 2018

Mantis Radio 271 + Inge K

In session Rotterdam’s Inge K. We play music from NIN and Coil, BORIS, Voidloss, Ayarcana, Keepsakes, Skee Mask, Oscar Mulero, Dense & Pika, and T Power.

July 11, 2018

Mantis Radio 270 + Luke Lund

Finnish musician and sound artist Luke Lund is our session guest. We play Russian dark ambient, new Kerridge, AJA, 2000 era Moving Shadow, perfect club techno, Limewax, Pitch Dark Records, electro from Morphology, and some underrated Hybrid.

June 07, 2018

Mantis Radio 267 + Kenny Campbell

Techno pounders from Pitch Dark Records’ Kenny Campbell in the session this week, and music from Plike, H E X, Cosmo Rhythmatic, Tresor, Mord, Electrix, raster, Cursor Miner and Skee Mask from DVNT.

May 17, 2018

Mantis Radio 265 + Randal Collier-Ford

Up in the session the dark ambient world of Randal Collier-Ford with a rich emotive journey into the shadows. Hear new music from Death Grips, Weldroid, AJA, Mariel Ito, and Alva Noto, alongside tracks from Andy Page, Hadji, Kareem, Slipmatt and T Power.

Savier cover artwork May 10, 2018

Mantis Radio 264 – Savier

Scotland’s Savier brings his sludge tech sound to the show. We’ve music by Kuedo, Autechre, Tinfoil, Posthuman, Cristian Vogel, Clark, Szare …

May 03, 2018

Mantis Radio 263 + subduxtion

With an industrial leaning selection our session this week comes from US artist subduxtion. We have music from mid 90s Tech Itch, fierce Somatic Responses, Brazilian death metal, beautiful Japanese tech, US EBM techno, German algorave, Cristian Vogel, Siberian drone throat folk-rock, and Shitmat.

April 26, 2018

Mantis Radio 262 + Speak Onion

NYC drum & noise producer Speak Onion provides the session this week. We’ve new Inigo Kennedy and Makaton, Chevel’s latest, recent Swarm Intelligence and more Blanck Mass, death metal from Sweden, Bristol bass, Brummie industrial and some 80s American hardcore.

April 12, 2018

Mantis Radio 261 + Tomohiko Sagae

Tomohiko Sagae (JPN) provides a dark techno workout this week. Packaged either side of that – new & old from Submechanical, Moving Shadow, Blocks & Escher, Brighter Death Now, Ryuji Takeuchi, Savier, Holodeck Records and more.

March 29, 2018

Mantis Radio 260 + Submechanical

Our guest Submechanical continues the legacy of defunct distortion steppers Cloaks. We play music by Blanck Mass, RUI HO, Happa, Bjork, She Spread Sorrow, Somatic Responses, and Savier remixed by Herd.

March 08, 2018

Mantis Radio 258 + Weldroid

Up this week on Mantis Radio, a session of beautiful electronics from Weldroid. We’ve music by Jega, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Stave, Cabaret Voltaire, Developer, Snowbeasts, Hiroaki Iizuka and show favourite Yullippe.

March 01, 2018

Mantis Radio 257 + Elementz Of Noize

Releasing jungle, drum n bass, and that glorious techstep sound since the mid 90s, this week we’ve a session from Elementz Of Noize.

January 07, 2018

Mantis Radio 255 + End Of Year Special

It’s our end of year special. DVNT hosts a special extended 3hr Mantis Radio squeezing in most of his favourite tracks, artists and albums from 2017.

December 04, 2017

Mantis Radio 254 + JOHN 3:16

In session it’s Alrealon Musique’s JOHN 3:16, alongside music from Tricky, Helena Hauff, Mick Harris, Rabit, Geistform, NHK yx Koxyen, Ryuichi Sakamoto, and Busta Rhymes.

November 08, 2017

Mantis Radio 252 + Necro Deathmort

In session Necro Deathmort. DVNT plays music by Iron Maiden, Kerridge, Dom & Roland, Special Request, Clark, Reeko, Ben Frost and BORIS.

October 30, 2017

Mantis Radio 251 + Valance Drakes

The prolific talent Valance Drakes provides this week’s session. DVNT plays music from OAKE, Dälek, DJ Hidden, Makaton, Charles Manier, Phon.O, and The Bug.

September 25, 2017

Mantis Radio 247 + Lana Del Rabies

Lana Del Rabies serves up a noisy session mixtape for us, whilst DVNT plays new + old including the likes of Yves Tumor, 10cc, Wolves in The Throne Room, more Gary Numan, ENA, Si Begg, and Overlook.

September 11, 2017

Mantis Radio 246 + She Spread Sorrow

We’ve ritual deathscapes from Italian artist She Spread Sorrow. Plus clipping., Gary Numan, Lag, Death Abyss, Pessimist, Ontal, Stanislav Tolkachev

August 09, 2017

Mantis Radio 243 + GRMMSK

In session the beautiful, weird and experimental doom dub of Finland’s GRMMSK. Plus tracks from Khost, Ontal, Slackk, Milanese, Cardopusher, Talker, Eatbrain, Avian, Cold Spring, King Midas Sound and more.

July 24, 2017

Mantis Radio 241 + RENDERED

Daniel Myer and 14 Anger join forces as RENDERED, laying down a stomping EBM and dark techno selection for guest session. We’ve music by Ryuichi Sakamoto, Randomer, Mazzula, Darqwan, Ryuji Takeuchi, Sclist, Diasiva, OZIGIRI …

June 12, 2017

Mantis Radio 237 + Si Begg

Si Begg returns to Mantis Radio w/ an amazing mix charting the evolution of electronics from the 1950s to present day. And we’ve music from Eatbrain, Merzbow, MSQ, Radioactive Man, Oxynucid, Wilhaeven, dBridge and Mathew Jonson.

June 05, 2017

Mantis Radio 236 + Grindcore & Metal

Returning to Mantis Radio w/ a grindcore and powerviolence selection for the session it’s C Mantle. DVNT digs into his past and his early metal influences.

May 22, 2017

Mantis Radio 234 + Metalogue

We’ve the cinematic industrial sound of Metalogue in session. With tracks by Max Cooper, Umor Rex, Forest Swords, Inland, Whirling Hall Of Knives, Peverelist, She Spread Sorrow and The I.L.Y’s.

April 03, 2017

Mantis Radio 228 + Zone Eater

In session it’s dethwave project Zone Eater (Nmesh). And, new tracks by Special Request, Varg, The Bug vs Earth, Oscar Mulero remixing Slam, Avian.

March 20, 2017

Mantis Radio 226 + D. Glare

Opal Tapes’ Leeds badman D. Glare is our guest this week with a mix of weird ambient, tweaky live jam techno, and 90s Belgian rave.

March 02, 2017

Mantis Radio 224 + Ezuri

In session Berlin’s Ezuri. We play new & old from Gareth Clarke, Beltram, Emptyset, Earwiggle, Endlec, and Photek.

February 16, 2017

Mantis Radio 223 + Snowbeasts

Dark ambient and industrial duo Snowbeasts provide our session. We play Kryptic Minds, Trevino, Manni Dee, Prettybwoy, Ryuji Takeuchi, Emptyset, Blush Response and more.

January 19, 2017

Mantis Radio 221 + Not Alive Yet

Tonight on Mantis Radio, a session from Not Alive Yet. We’re packing new sound from Ariadne’s Labyrinth, ASC, Shifted, Relapso, Figure-Ground, Sleeper, Broken20, Sync 24 and more.

January 09, 2017

Mantis Radio 220 + Figure-Ground

Mantis Radio starts 2017 w/ a session by Figure-Ground. Hear new music by clipping., Somatic Responses, Savier, Scalameriya, Run The Jewels

December 22, 2016

Mantis Radio 219 + Huren

We present a session of shadow techno by Dave Foster’s Huren (Teste), and fresh sound from Fifty Grand, New York Trax, Raven Sigh, MethLab Recordings, and more.

August 30, 2016

Mantis Radio 212 + New York Haunted

Drvg Cvltvre returns to Mantis Radio showcasing his label New York Haunted. We’ve music by Ruins, dgoHn, Makaton, Ruskin, Ministry, Cristian Vogel, Perc Trax, Convertor

July 22, 2016

Mantis Radio 209 + Whirling Hall of Knives

Whirling Hall of Knives supply Mantis Radio w/ an incredible scorching techno session. Plus tracks by Suicide, Autechre, Vacated, SPK, Orphx

June 22, 2016

Mantis Radio 207 + Ryuji Takeuchi

Japan’s Ryuji Takeuchi in session + new music from SHXCXCHCXSH, Trevino, Bodyjack, David Meiser, Fracture, Vatican Shadow, Holy Fuck, Ynoji…

May 12, 2016

Mantis Radio 204 + GRYPT

LA’s GRYPT provide the Mantis Radio session. Hear new music by Death Grips, Si Begg, Go Hiyama, House of Black Lanterns, John B, Perc & Truss, MachineCode and more …

December 15, 2015

Mantis Radio 195 + CARTHAGE

In session the intense industrial sonics of CARTHAGE. Hear music by Miss Red, Drumcorps, Samurai Music, Texture, Bad Company UK, Bone Skippers, Varg, Texture and more.

November 11, 2015

Mantis Radio 193 + Scalameryia

In session this week for Mantis Radio – Serbia’s Scalameriya. We’ve new music by House of Black Lanterns, DJ Krush, Answer Code Request, Special Request…

September 30, 2015

Mantis Radio 190 + Shari DeLorian

Mantis Radio presents Italian sound designer and producer Shari DeLorian We’ve fresh music by Coil, Ontal, Voidloss, Vittoria Fleet, King Midas Sound, worriedaboutsatan and more.

September 22, 2015

Darkfloor in Session 049 + Savier

Gregg Davies is a Scottish noise botherer and half of Darkfloor duo Savagen. As Savier he presents a short and sludge-y selection for our In Session series.

June 25, 2015

Mantis Radio 183 + Mahr

In the session hot seat it’s US producer and Pale Noir label boss Mahr. We’ve new music by Manni Dee, J.Tijn, Ascion, Replicant, Radioactive Man, Duct, thatboytim and more.

October 12, 2014

Mantis Radio 166 + OAKE + Objekt

Mantis Radio returns to RTE 2fm, covering Sunil Sharpe. We’ve a session from Downwards duo OAKE and an interview with Objekt, amongst our usual new sounds

February 19, 2014

Mantis Radio 150 + Objekt

Marking the occasion of 150 shows we’ve huge pleasure in presenting an exclusive and rare session mix from Objekt. Before that, music by Pan Sonic, Broken Note, Blackmass Plastics, Ursa, and Mondkopf.

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.

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 …

January 25, 2011

Mantis Radio 077 + Swarm Intelligence

For our 77th Mantis Radio we head to Berlin to catch up w/ Swarm Intelligence. We play tracks by Sunken Foal, fzv, Bas Mooy, Inigo Kennedy, Blackmass Plastics, Marcel Dettmann, The Exaltics, Perc Trax …

December 15, 2007

Mantis Radio 008 + Dr Schmidt + Maschinen Musik

Here we are with the final Mantis Radio of 2007. Round 8 and a showcase from Dr Schmidt and his tech breaks label: Maschinen Musik.