News & Words

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.

December 05, 2014

DVNT, live at Desolate, London / 07.11.2014

DVNT returns to London’s Desolate with a 165+ bpm last set of the night session.

November 26, 2014

Mantis Radio 168 + Shadow Story

DVNT returns from Tokyo, packing a label showcase from Dronelock & Ontal’s joint label imprint Shadow Story. Before that, hear music from DEFCE, Om Unit, Matt TdK, Tomohiko Sagae, Merzbow, Arca and more.

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 04, 2014

Dmitry Distant – Closer Than Tears / Bass Agenda

We review Bass Agenda’s four track ‘Closer Than Tears’ EP from Dmitry Distant, featuring a remix by Commuter.

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 31, 2014

thatboytim’s Halloween selection

Takeover Recordings boss thatboytim records a mix for Halloween, ft. Ray Parker Jr, Whodini, Cybotron, Gesloten Cirkel, Mike Ash, Japanese Telecom…

October 29, 2014

Mantis Radio 167 + Alphaxone

Mantis Radio presents the dark ambience of Alphaxone, w. new music from Skullflower, Ugandan Methods, Drvg Cvltvre, Manni Dee, Sawf, AnD, Radioactive Man…

October 28, 2014

An interview with Pridon

Bovaflux interviews Greek producer and sonic explorer Pridon, ahead of a guest mix for his futuremusic FM show.

October 27, 2014

2562 – The New Today / When in Doubt

Inorganic Audio’s Sublogos reviews 2562’s new album ‘The New Today’

October 27, 2014

preview Ontal’s new EP, feat. 2nd Gen.

Serbian duo Ontal ready their first Ontal Series EP, featuring their first material recorded together back in 2011, and collabs with Novamute’s 2nd Gen.

October 27, 2014

David Meiser, live at Dubtek, Leeds

listen to two hours of David Meiser, recorded live at Dubtek, Leeds. 15.08.2014

October 22, 2014

In Session / futuremusic FM – October 21st

DVNT in session on futuremusic FM, feat. Bandulu, Mael, Ingen, David Meiser, Death Abyss, Kryptic Minds, Tipper, Dekode, Ontal …

October 20, 2014

Rodz Konez have new Corax to release

Black Country techno imprint Rodz Konez ready up new EP from anonymous signing Corax, their 4th for the label.

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.

October 16, 2014

Randal Collier-Ford on Kalpamantra

British dark ambient label Kalpamantra release ‘Our Gods Never Sleep’ from US musician Randal Collier-Ford. We take a listen.

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

October 10, 2014

Savier – Guts Rage

Savier (Savagen) lets it all out on his new EP ‘Guts Rage’.

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 07, 2014

A Graham O’Sullivan electro mix (2000)

Takeover Recordings boss thatboytim got in touch with Darkfloor recently highlighting this Graham O’Sullivan electro mix from 2000.

October 04, 2014

Mantis Radio 165 + Filter Dread

UK producer Filter Dread steps up for a Mantis Radio session, and we’ve new music from Adam X, Dead Fader, King Cannibal, Clouds, Manni Dee, Sunil Sharpe…