News & Words

April 10, 2012

An interview with Flint Kids

Fresh from their fantastic session for Mantis Radio I collared Danny of Flint Kids for a quick interview.

April 05, 2012

Derlich’s ‘Quantum Chemistry II’ mix

Derlich’s superb Quantum Chemistry II mix, ft. Biosphere, Cut Hands, Blind Summit, Mika Vainio, his Ø alias, Pan Sonic, Senking, Robert Henke, Vromb…

April 05, 2012

Totte – Restless on Slime Recordings

Clodhoppa reviews Totte’s EP Restless, released on Slime Recordings.

April 04, 2012

Screaming Soul – Ghost Inna Dub

Reviewed – Screaming Soul’s ‘Ghost Inna Dub’ – a dubbed out affair by Adrian Sherwood and Mutant Hi-Fi.

April 03, 2012

Mantis Radio 104 + Chordata

In session Scottish electro dame Chordata and tracks from Radioactive Man, Mr 76ix, The Mover, Rory St John, Swarm Intelligence, David Meiser …

April 03, 2012

Baeks (Ancient Methods) – Wintertechno

Being (formerly) half of the mighty Ancient Methods, Baeks is a man who knows his techno.

March 30, 2012

‘Big Bad Head part II’ – a mix by The Panacea

‘Big Bad Head Part II’ by The Panacea

March 29, 2012

Bufo – You’re What You’re I & II

Bufo’s ‘You’re What You’re I & II’ mix – ft. Surgeon, Ruskin, Addison Groove, Carl Craig, Robert Hood, NIL, Modeselektor, Sims, Nitzer Ebb, Death Abyss…

March 28, 2012

Jerome Hill, live at Suicide Circus, Berlin 2012

Jerome Hill, live at Suicide Circus, Berlin, March 23rd 2012.

March 27, 2012

Gridlock – Live.Traces [CDr]

Download Gridlock’s excellent ‘Live.Traces’ CDr

March 27, 2012

Death Abyss + Girls Revenge – Voudou Nation on Rodz Konez

Coming soon on Rodz Konez – Voudou Nation, featuring Death Abyss and Girls Revenge.

March 26, 2012

Darkfloor in Session 010 + C Mantle

C Mantle’s ‘Drone of be Doomed’ mix for Darkfloor’s In Session mix series.

March 26, 2012

Production Unit – ICU Tracks on Broken20

Laica reviews Production Unit’s EP ICU Tracks, out now on Broken20.

March 26, 2012

Absorption – Evolution / Faturenet Recordings

Hailing from the market town of Pershore in Worcestershire come Absorption; the work of David Pugh, Paul Groom and Georgina Groom.

March 25, 2012

Villain – Escapade on Singularity

LA’s Villain drops a fine album on underrated London techno imprint Singularity Recordings – stunningly deep, hard and focused. We review.

March 23, 2012

Robert Pain – Escape Attempts

Download ‘Escape Attempts’ by Croatia’s name-to-watch Robert Pain.

March 21, 2012

Mantis Radio 103 + Flint Kids

In session London’s Flint Kids. Before that, tracks from Death Grips, Paul Blackford, Vacated, Dave Clarke, Imaginary Forces, Wirewound, Elemental …

March 19, 2012

Cicuta Netlabel’s ‘Axon’ EP

Mattias Fridell, George Lanham, Samot, Surit, Kill Minimal, and Cictuca Netlabel owners Drugstore all feature on the netlabel’s latest EP ‘Axon’

March 17, 2012

Terror Danjah – Hardrumentals ZIP

Download a bunch of Terror Danjah’s unreleased ‘Hardrumentals’ tracks.

March 16, 2012

Tipper – Puzzle Dust EP

Check out the title track from Dave Tipper’s forthcoming EP ‘Puzzle Dust’ – ESSENTIAL SOUND.

March 16, 2012

omara – Seducing / omaramusic

Reviewed, omara’s two tracker ‘Seducing’ – gradual morphing loop based hypnotic techno

March 16, 2012

Bushby – Crush Depth / BRAWLcast

For the 70th mix of the BRAWLcast series Bushby smashes together this two hour mix of dubstep and bass heavy breaks.

March 13, 2012

FMcontrol – Genetic Control Frequencies / Crazy Language

Crunchy loose drenched in squelch, crystals of glittering sound form FMcontrol’s EP ‘Genetic Control Frequencies’ for Germany’s Crazy Language netlabel.

March 08, 2012

Si Begg’s ‘Bad Boy’

Few producers can manipulate bass quite as confidently as Mr Si ‘throb bass’ Begg. Download his track ‘Bad Boy’

March 07, 2012

Hoth System’s mix – ’20 Lashes’

Ireland’s Tony McMurray, better known around Darkfloor Towers as Hoth System has unleashed a new mix.

March 07, 2012

Mantis Radio 102 + Ourobonic Plague

For show 102 we head to Australia and welcome to the showcase session Perth’s Ourobonic Plague.

March 06, 2012

Alva Noto – Univrs on Raster-Noton

Raster-Noton are an interesting label with a lot going for them, we review their new release ‘Univrs’ from label co-owner Alva Noto

March 05, 2012

Posthuman – Nebula EP on Acroplane

Dropping mid April comes Posthuman’s inaugural release for that fine Belfast digital imprint Acroplane Recordings.

February 29, 2012

Àrtico Netlabel presents ‘Broadcast’ by JM

Àrtico Netlabel presents ‘Broadcast’ by JM, melancholic downbeat electronica/IDM

February 27, 2012

Scott Robinson – Kombinat meets Monokulturr

One artist we’ve been keeping tabs on since, and well, even before his Mantis Radio showcase session appearance last summer has been the Stuttgart based producer Scott Robinson.

February 25, 2012

Mantis Radio 101 + Imaginary Forces

This week we present in session on Mantis Radio, British artist Imaginary Forces.

February 22, 2012

PWOG – Record Of Breaks

Now this is a turn up for the books. Tim Freeman aka HIMOG; member of seminal Dutch techno group: Psychick Warriors ov Gaia, often shortened to simply PWOG; is sharing one of the groups superb long players.

February 22, 2012

Swarm Intelligence – Shards on Stastis Records

Forthcoming on Berlin netaudio label Stasis Records, Shards is some of label head Swarm Intelligence’s finest work yet.

February 21, 2012

Mantis Radio 100 + Kronos Device + Paul Blackford + Stormfield + The Inventors of Aircraft

Marking the occasion of our 100th Mantis Radio show, we had an event, with sets from Kronos Device, Paul Blackford, Stormfield, TIOA, DVNT, Ursa and Laica.

February 19, 2012

Just Noiz – an interview with Boris Noiz

Blackmass Plastics interviews Serbia’s Boris Noiz (Ontal)

February 16, 2012

Svreca – Obscur. Final / Semantica

Regis, Skirt, Silent Servant and Orphx feature on Svreca’s final ‘Obscur’ release on his Semantica label.