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February 24, 2015

DJ Food – Selected Aphex Works

DJ Food compiles 31 tracks from the recent Aphex Twin archive dump for Ninja Tune’s Solid Steel

February 18, 2015

Mantis Radio 174 + Aux Field

On Mantis Radio this week, we’ve Umor Rex’s Aux Field in session, also, new music from Phat Chex, Levon Vincent, Egyptrixx, Go Hiyama, Stave + Alex Coulton

February 18, 2015

Hoth System – Higher Purpose / Audioexit

Belfast’s techno knight Hoth System drops a 4 tracker on netlabel Audioexit. We take a listen.

February 09, 2015

Chrononautz + Vacated play London’s Rye Wax this Friday

new night Coercion welcomes Leeds live techno duo Chrononautz with support from Darkfloor affiliate Vacated at Peckham’s Rye Wax

February 09, 2015

Alex Coulton’s ‘Freefall’ / Bloc.

Ahead of Bloc’s return to festivals in Minehead, we take a listen to their label’s upcoming EP from Alex Coulton feat. Function/Inland

February 05, 2015

C Mantle’s mix of new, dark and cold wave

C Mantle (Acre Recordings) records a mix of new, dark and cold wave for the EOS mix series.

February 05, 2015

CHART / Ursa – 01.2015

Ursa’s 10 track pick for January 2015 ft. Aphex Twin, Martian Man, Burial, M.E.S.H., Bjork, Fink + Paula Temple, Anklepants + Bintus, Fanu, Becoming Real, + Daze

February 04, 2015

Mantis Radio 173 + DEFCE

Providing one of our most brutal and punishing sessions to date, this week on Mantis Radio we’ve the Ohm Resistance signed duo DEFCE.

February 03, 2015

DVNT – January 2015

DVNT’s 10 track pick for January 2015 ft. Visonia, Cabaret Voltaire, Architectural, M.E.S.H., Graze, O/H, duranduranduran, Mü, Distal, POLYFUSE

February 02, 2015

Darkfloor in Session 046 + Borealis

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

January 31, 2015

Application – Remixes

we review the 2/3 tBD project Application and it’s Remixes ft. Scanner, Haswell, Mark Fell, Beneath, Geiom, Pye Audio Corner + Application themselves.

January 28, 2015

The Inventors of Aircraft – Floodplain Land

The Inventors Of Aircraft (TIOA) shares Floodplain Land, a taster mix of his oft cinematic and warm ambient sound world.

January 25, 2015

Borealis’ 2014

Borealis aka Jesse Somfay talks about his favourite listens of 2014

January 21, 2015

Mantis Radio 172 + A Vengeance

In session on Mantis Radio, the new British industrial noise duo A Vengeance. And, music from POLYFUSE, Matt TDK, Myler, David Meiser, Arovane, Dorisburg and more.

January 21, 2015

Ingen’s mix for Trahace

Ingen records a mix for the Transhuman crew, featuring fresh studio cuts from himself and his & Savier’s Savagen project.

January 21, 2015

Ursa’s 2014 retrospective mix

Darkfloor affiliate and Panaural radio host Ursa shares a 67 minute retrospective mix of his favourites from 2014.

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 17, 2015

watch Swarm Intelligence’s ‘Destroyer’

Watch the bleak grey nightmare that is Maria Mendes’ video for Swarm Intellgence’s track ‘Destroyer’ from his 2014 album ‘Faction’

January 15, 2015

Aux Field’s ‘Imaginable Layers’ for Umor Rex

We take a listen to Aux Field’s rather excellent ‘Imaginable Layers’ – 44 minutes of rhythmic ambient, available shortly on Umor Rex.

January 12, 2015

DVNT, live at Fluid, London / 18.07.2014

Darkfloor’s DVNT, live at London’s Hysteria club for Fluid – feat. music by Inigo Kennedy, Exium, Mulero, Regis, David Meiser, Vex’d, Ontal and Front 242

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

the dones * black_ops – hopes (disintegration)

we review ‘hopes (disintegration)’, the 3rd EP from the US/UK drone duo of the dones * black_ops

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 07, 2015

Mantis Radio 171 + Ynoji

We begin our first Mantis Radio broadcast of 2015 with a live session from Belgium’s Ynoji. Elsewhere DVNT plays new music from Nolan Dialta, Monolake, Radial, House of Black Lanterns, Developer and Bintus.

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 05, 2015

Savagen’s Savier records a mix for Artificial Hate Factory

Savagen’s Savier records a black, techno grinder mix for Lex Gorecore and Dollar Bitte’s Artificial Hate Factory fnoob radio show.

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 24, 2014

Mantis Radio 170 + Alavux

2014’s last Mantis Radio presents a session from Serbia’s Alavux and new music from Flava D, Huron, Proxima, Mad EP, Graphs, Lord RAJA, DJ Spider + Sun Ra

December 17, 2014

Ontal’s Warehouse Session

Serbia’s dark duo Ontal turn the blackened heat up for Rob Booth’s Warehouse Session mix series. Seriously fine programming and track selection within.

December 17, 2014

Dez Williams’ all in check electro liveset

Two hours of wall-to-wall Dez Williams electro business, performed live for Thump Thursdays back in November.

December 11, 2014

preview a Galaxian & DJ Stingray collab track

hear a preview of Glasgow meets Detroit on Galaxian and DJ Stingray’s electro jam – ‘Ancient Secret Society (Brotherhood of Darkness)’

December 10, 2014

Mantis Radio 169 + Key

In session for Mantis Radio – Void Tactical Media’s Key. New music from Ontal & 2nd Gen, Swarm Intelligence, Lag, Voidloss, Ancient Methods, Regis, Matt TDK

December 10, 2014

MAHR – When Her Story Ends

Reviewed – ‘When Her Story Ends’ from Pale Noir’s MAHR, feat versions by Black Panel Skript, WIKAN, D/SIR, and Darkfloor favourite Bombardier.

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

December 05, 2014

Darkfloor in Session 045 + Matt TdK

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