Archives: In Session

April 22, 2021

Darkfloor 70 – C Mantle – IDM Influences

An IDM mixtape by Acre Recordings’ C Mantle exploring the influences of the Scottish producer’s new double album Anatomically Correct.

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.

April 15, 2020

Darkfloor In Session 068 + thatboytim

For our 68th In Session mix we present a “Dirty Dirge” selection from Belfast’s thatboytim. Showcasing his love of psychedelic rock, US hardcore and noise rock.

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.

June 24, 2019

Darkfloor In Session 066 – Ryuji Takeuchi

Japan’s Ryuji Takeuchi provides our 66th In Session – a recording of his set back on April 20th at Osaka for Hagane’s 9th Anniversary at Club Stomp.

April 01, 2019

Darkfloor In Session 065 – Lag

Lag selects an hour of his favourite IDM cuts from the sounds heyday. Featuring music by Boards of Canada, Aphex Twin, Christ., and Plaid amongst others.

March 08, 2019

Darkfloor In Session 064 – Eusebeia

Bristol’s Eusebeia serves up an In Session artist mix for the heads. Across 68 minutes get lost in his deep rolling dub textures and smooth bass.

November 27, 2018

Darkfloor In Session 063 + Stave

Our 63rd In Session comes from Stave – a mixtape of personal influences from British label Warp Records and graphic design collective The Designers Republic.

November 02, 2018

Darkfloor 062 – DVNT – Lost in Electro, Hardcore & Jungle

DVNT lays down an hour of electro, techno, hardcore & jungle ft. Aquarian, Makaton, Sully, VSK, The Advent. Recorded live at GET LOST in Kent.

September 24, 2018

Darkfloor In Session 061 + Stormfield

Our 61st In Session mix was recorded at Soundcrash presents Venetian Snares with Afrodeutche and Stormfield, September 15th 2018 at Hanger London Fields.

DRKFLRMX060 September 10, 2018

Darkfloor In Session 060 + Monster X

Our 60th In Session comes c/o Monster X. Ahead of his new album out this week on Combat Recordings here’s a version of his set from this year’s Fuck Parade.

July 10, 2018

Darkfloor In Session 059 + Ryuji Takeuchi

Recorded live at Club Stomp’s HAGANE night in Osaka on March 31st, Darkfloor present over 3 hours of Japan’s Ryuji Takeuchi in the mix. Rolling dark techno from tip to tail.

December 08, 2017

Darkfloor in Session 058 + Scald Process

Scald Process lay down a multi-layered sonic narrative, spanning musical influences from the 90s mixed with unreleased new material for our 58th In Session.

October 05, 2017

Darkfloor In Session 057 + MSQ

MSQ (Matt TdK) returns to our In Session series with his 3rd mix – this time dropping over 100 minutes of vinyl delivered dubstep and bassweight.

September 14, 2017

Darkfloor In Session 056 + Skag Arcade

Italy’s Skag Arcade presents a mix of over 90 minutes of noise artists, bands, producers and musicians from the island of Japan.

August 11, 2016

Darkfloor in Session 055 + DVNT

Darkfloor’s original spawn DVNT coming at ya with 91 minutes of drum n bass business for our 55th In Session. Recorded live at Sundown, Soho on April 26th.

July 28, 2016

Darkfloor In Session 054 + Matt TdK

Our Rotterdam techno fiend Matt TdK drops an hour 54 for our mix series In Session feat. Manni Dee, Ontal, Lag, Source Direct, Blawan, AnD, Perc, Truss…

July 07, 2016

Darkfloor In Session 053 + Stormfield

Combat Recordings’ warlord returns to our In Session. Recorded live at this year’s Glastonbury Festival we’ve two hours of Stormfield in the mix.

May 20, 2016

Darkfloor in Session 052 + C Mantle

Returning to the In Session series, Acre Recordings’ C Mantle with a hard and glitch dripping tech live set. Performed at London’s Towards Collapse

April 11, 2016

Darkfloor In Session 051 + Churchman

Sheffield’s Stacie-Anne Churchman provides our 51st In Session, with a set recorded at London’s Trattoria Da Luigi on New Years Eve.

February 24, 2016

Darkfloor in Session 050 + Ingen

Our 50th In Session is our first audio visual offering. A live PA, performed by Ingen (Savagen) with live visuals mixed and produced by Lau.

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

Darkfloor in Session 048 + Nonima + Stormfield

With their Stratosphere EP dropping this week Nonima + Stormfield have recorded for Darkfloor’s In Session series a special two hour mix.

May 07, 2015

Darkfloor in Session 047 + Krohm

Barcelona’s Krohm returns for a fresh In Session mix. Broken beats, industrial ambience and dub influence permeate throughout his darker follow up.

February 27, 2015

In Session / futuremusic FM – 24.02.2015

Deep in the mix for two hours on futuremusic FM, it’s Darkfloor, in session.

Borealis cover flyer February 02, 2015

Darkfloor In Session 46 + Borealis

Our 46th in session is a mammoth 6 hour flex from Canada’s Jesse Somfay aka Borealis.

December 05, 2014

Darkfloor in Session 045 + Matt TdK

Rotterdam based welshman Matt TDK pummels us into submission for our 45th In Session selection.

October 17, 2014

Darkfloor in Session 044 + Krohm

Barcelona’s Javier Marín Maestr records for Darkfloor In Session ‘The Wall Of Freeness’, a deep flex of techno under his Krohm alias.

September 26, 2014

Darkfloor in Session 043 + Wirewound

our 43rd Darkfloor In Session is a recording by Wirewound, taken from an audio-visual live performance as Xylogic Core with Kounterpart

September 19, 2014

Darkfloor in Session 042 + Northumbria

Dorian Williamson of Canadian ambient metal duo Northumbria has curated an all Canadian and very personal selection for our In Session mix series.

September 11, 2014

Darkfloor in Session 041 + Savier

Half of Darkfloor’s Savagen duo, Scottish ruffian and general noisey git Savier turns in a grim selection of his work for our In Session series.

August 27, 2014

In Session / futuremusic FM – August 26th

Mike Darkfloor, In Session for Darkfloor on futuremusic FM. August 26th 2014.

August 22, 2014

Darkfloor In Session 040 + black_ops

black_ops records 98 minutes of headspace motion, navigating a sublime soundspace with aplomb.

August 08, 2014

Darkfloor In Session 039 + Lag

Serbian DJ/producer Lag (Mord, Singularity) recorded live at Exit Festival 2014 as part of the DSNT takeover night.

July 31, 2014

Darkfloor In Session 038 + Savagen

Darkfloor Sound’s Scottish duo Savagen turn in a vicious follow-up mix to their début EP ‘Practically Educated‘.

July 14, 2014

Darkfloor In Session 037 + Under Konstruktion

Under Konstruktion records for Darkfloor a taster session of his London based night – Fluid.

April 24, 2014

In Session / futuremusic FM – April 22nd

Mike Darkfloor in session on futuremusic FM, April 22

April 09, 2014

In Session / futuremusic FM – April 8th

Mike Darkfloor in session on futuremusic FM, April 8th

March 13, 2014

Darkfloor in Session 036 + Phat Chex

Our 36th In Session sees our Darkfloor Sound artist Phat Chex doing his thing live at Plymouth night SUPER DOPE.

February 26, 2014

Darkfloor in Session 035 + Voidloss

Our 35th Darkfloor In Session is the Singularity Recordings boss Voidloss taking no prisoners for 90 minutes

January 23, 2014

Darkfloor in Session 034 + Spookhouse

Spookhouse recorded us an hour of upfront electro breaks and bass for our 34th In Session; no stranger to Darkfloor, he guested on Mantis Radio back in 2011

January 03, 2014

Darkfloor in Session 033 + J Somatix

J Somatix, one half of prolific noisy electronics duo Somatic Responses, recorded us a deep ambient trip for headphones and quiet, reflective moments.

December 18, 2013

Darkfloor in Session 032 + Kern

From the Darkfloor archive vault comes this stunning deep IDM and electronica liveset from Dresden producer Kern. Originally published in 2009.

December 06, 2013

Darkfloor in Session 031 + Gavin Miller

Gavin Miller, one half of techno/electronica duo Ghosting Season, and the man behind the This is Forever label, records a mix for In Session.

October 26, 2013

Darkfloor in Session 030 + Fromm

Croatia’s Fromm recorded a superb techno session for us

September 08, 2013

Darkfloor in Session 029 + Mike Stern

From Paris with bass – Mike Stern’s In Session for Darkfloor.

August 22, 2013

Darkfloor in Session 028 + DVNT

This mix was originally recorded for a podcast series that never happened and was never thus published – until now. Welcome to Grind.

August 15, 2013

Darkfloor in Session 027 + Galaxian

From the Darkfloor archive vault comes this set from Galaxian. Recorded September 26th, 2009.

July 31, 2013

Darkfloor in Session 026 + Hoffman

From the Darkfloor archive vault comes this mix recorded by Hoffman in 2009.

March 25, 2013

Darkfloor in Session 022 + Patscan

Patscan recorded at Darkfloor Live 005, London 09/03/2013

February 23, 2013

Darkfloor in Session 021 + Lifecycle

Ricochet Records boss Lifecycle delves into his deep and progressive breaks collection turning in a 2 hour 3 deck mix of bass rich flow.

February 11, 2013

Darkfloor in Session 020 + DVNT

DVNT live at The Icebreaker pt II, MS Stubnitz 19.01.2013

January 31, 2013

Darkfloor in Session 019 + Ursa

Ursa live at The Icebreaker pt II, MS Stubnitz 19.01.2013

August 28, 2012

Darkfloor 15 – Flint Kids – Live Electro Crunch

Flint Kids, recorded at our Darkfloor Live event last month (July, 2012), bringing their crunchy electro, breaks, and bass sound to our night

June 09, 2012

Darkfloor 14 – Pleq – Shimmering Drone and Modern Classical

An exclusive hour of shimmering beatless drone and modern classical bliss from Poland’s Pleq for our In Session mix series.

May 23, 2012

Darkfloor 13 – Ursa – Drum Work and Jungle Influence

Ursa presents the MANDEMBROT session feat Paradox, Equinox, Eleven Tigers, Machinedrum, Goldie, Modeselektor, Paul Blackford …

May 10, 2012

Darkfloor 12 – Logical Disorder – MicroMUTEK IDM

Logical Disorder, recorded live at MicroMUTEK 2012, Barcelona, Spain, on February 8. Hear the beautiful shards of IDM that is his sound.

Cover art for the 11th Darkfloor in Session mix recording April 25, 2012

Darkfloor 11 – DVNT – Free_lectronica

DVNT recorded live at Free-lectonica 7, London, 2012. Feat. trax by Kryptic Minds, Ben Klock, Kwartz, 214, Casual Violence, Kanji Kinetic, Actress …

March 26, 2012

Darkfloor 10 – C Mantle – Drone or be Doomed

C Mantle, co-founder of Scotland’s Acre Recordings, presents a selection of doom laded drone electronics inc. Sunn O))), Cut Hands, Xenakis

DVNT photographed at the Horniman Museum in London. November 19, 2011

Darkfloor 9 – DVNT – ZRadio, 2011

Darkfloor In Session 009, DVNT recorded live on ZRadio 14.05.2011

August 13, 2011

Darkfloor 8 – Future Music Electro Hitters

Recorded live on Future Music (, August 9, 2011, the 8th Darkfloor In Session mix

January 21, 2011

Darkfloor in Session 7 – Mantis Radio 2010 Review (Part 2)

The second part of our Mantis Radio 2010 review, playing some of our favourite tracks from last year. Recorded live at theDrome.

Darkfloor in Session 6 - Mantis Radio 2010 Review (Part 1) January 14, 2011

Darkfloor in Session 6 – Mantis Radio 2010 Review (Part 1)

Recorded live at theDrome, January 9, 2011. Part 1 of our Mantis Radio 2010 review, playing some of our favourite tracks from the last year.

Flyer for this 5th Darkfloor mix September 09, 2010

Darkfloor in Session 5

Slow down w/ _95 and their sludge sonic selections of techno, breaks, and electro. Recorded live at theDrome, August 22, 2010.

Darkfloor in Session 4 May 27, 2010

Darkfloor in Session 4 + the fifty five hundred

Darkfloor in Session 004 + the fifty five hundred

Darkfloor 3 April 27, 2010

Darkfloor in Session 3

The third Darkfloor In Session mix, recorded live at theDrome, April 23, 2010.

Darkfloor in Session 2 March 16, 2010

Darkfloor in Session 2

Our second Darkfloor In Session mix. Murky beats, breaks, and heavy techno.

DRKFLRMX001 January 25, 2010

Darkfloor in Session 1

Darkfloor In Session 001