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Boris and Darko, better known as Ontal, open up proceedings for Manchester based hard techno pair AnD and their Inner Surface Music label’s new mix series.
we review end fence’s remix EP of Brooklyn Grindcore band Grudges, ft. Create Her, Zerfallmench, Monolog, Ames Henry, Machine Woman + Espectra Negra
Tonight on Mantis Radio, the Scottish electro mangler the wee djs.
Boris Noiz (Ontal) turns in a 45 minute, all electro selection. Because he can. And it’s dope.
Ursa’s 02.2015 chart, ft. Le Dom, Dronelock & Ontal, Barker & Baumecker + Goner, Sunset Graves, DJ Khalab, Tessela, El_txef_A, Braille, worriedaboutsatan
Deep in the mix for two hours on futuremusic FM, it’s Darkfloor, in session.
DJ Food compiles 31 tracks from the recent Aphex Twin archive dump for Ninja Tune’s Solid Steel
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
Belfast’s techno knight Hoth System drops a 4 tracker on netlabel Audioexit. We take a listen.
new night Coercion welcomes Leeds live techno duo Chrononautz with support from Darkfloor affiliate Vacated at Peckham’s Rye Wax
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
C Mantle (Acre Recordings) records a mix of new, dark and cold wave for the EOS mix series.
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
Providing one of our most brutal and punishing sessions to date, this week on Mantis Radio we’ve the Ohm Resistance signed duo DEFCE.
DVNT’s 10 track pick for January 2015 ft. Visonia, Cabaret Voltaire, Architectural, M.E.S.H., Graze, O/H, duranduranduran, Mü, Distal, POLYFUSE
Our 46th in session is a mammoth 6 hour flex from Canada’s Jesse Somfay aka Borealis.
we review the 2/3 tBD project Application and it’s Remixes ft. Scanner, Haswell, Mark Fell, Beneath, Geiom, Pye Audio Corner + Application themselves.
The Inventors Of Aircraft (TIOA) shares Floodplain Land, a taster mix of his oft cinematic and warm ambient sound world.
Borealis aka Jesse Somfay talks about his favourite listens of 2014
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.
Ingen records a mix for the Transhuman crew, featuring fresh studio cuts from himself and his & Savier’s Savagen project.
Darkfloor affiliate and Panaural radio host Ursa shares a 67 minute retrospective mix of his favourites from 2014.
tonight on Mantis Radio a session from the as yet unknown British industrial noise duo – A Vengeance
Watch the bleak grey nightmare that is Maria Mendes’ video for Swarm Intellgence’s track ‘Destroyer’ from his 2014 album ‘Faction’
We take a listen to Aux Field’s rather excellent ‘Imaginable Layers’ – 44 minutes of rhythmic ambient, available shortly on Umor Rex.
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
Darkfloor Sound’s Scottish duo Savagen make noise & politics magazine Datacide’s best of 2014 chart
we review ‘hopes (disintegration)’, the 3rd EP from the US/UK drone duo of the dones * black_ops
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.
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.
David Meiser plays Spain’s Atom Club at Wow Sala, January 31st alongside Pet Duo, Paul Mac and local talent Motzler and Brome.
Savagen’s Savier records a black, techno grinder mix for Lex Gorecore and Dollar Bitte’s Artificial Hate Factory fnoob radio show.
Mantis Radio presents Belgium’s Ynoji who’ll be performing a set, live from London’s Darkfloor Hive.
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
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
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.