News & Words

August 23, 2016

Mantis Radio 211 w/ Vacated

Vacated sits in for DVNT as host of Mantis Radio. He brings to the show a selection of great tracks from the last 6 months, plus some new and upfront techno.

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.

August 10, 2016

We’re in Brixton this Saturday 13.08

We’re running a Darkfloor Sound label stall this weekend at Pop Brixton’s charity all-dayer. Packed with live music, DJs, art, clothes and record stalls.

August 04, 2016

Mantis Radio 210 + Mindtrick Records

Mantis Radio presents Rotterdam’s Mindtrick Records. We’ve new music from hype williams, War, Blackmass Plastics, Matt TdK, DMX Krew + loads more.

July 30, 2016

DVNT – July 2016

DVNT’s July 2016 chart feat. Oleka, Sam Bhok, Syn, PROCSS, Vacated, Manse, Matt TdK, DVA Damas, Rawtekk, Markee Ledge, Martyn Hare + Shelley Parker

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 28, 2016

Mantis Radio presents Mindtrick Records 02.08

Rotterdam’s Mindtrick Records provide a label showcase for Mantis Radio August 2nd, packed with forthcoming bass weight, compiled + mixed by label head Atiq

July 22, 2016

Ingen’s live PA for Particules

Savagen’s Ingen drops a new 67 minute live PA for mix series Particules

July 22, 2016

Mantis Radio 209 + Whirling Hall of Knives

Whirling Hall of Knives supply an incredible session of scorching techno + noise for Mantis Radio. Plus music by Suicide, Autechre, Vacated, SPK, Orphx…

July 22, 2016

Bombardier live at Time Capsule, Iowa 16.07.2016

Bombardier shares his beautiful ambient techno shard live PA performed last week in Iowa.

July 15, 2016

Oleka debuts on Planet Rhythm

Bosnia’s Dragan Lakic (Forest People) debuts on the well oiled techno imprint that is Planet Rhythm under a new alias – Oleka.

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.

July 06, 2016

Mantis Radio 208 + worriedaboutsatan

worriedaboutsatan present a “weird mix thing” for Mantis Radio. Plus, we’ve Rawtekk, Matt TdK, Source Direct, Jonny L, Kangding Ray, Hype Williams, Herd…

July 04, 2016

20 Years of Blueprint – Structures & Solutions 1996-2016

We pick some of our favourite tracks from the 17 on Blueprint’s 20 year celebratory compilation.

June 30, 2016

DVNT – June 2016

DVNT’s June 2016 chart feat. Metalheadz, Ynoji, Pi-xl, Kareem, Dexterous Numerics, Gremlinz & Ahmad, Lag, Source Direct, Perc & Truss, and Axel Picodot

June 28, 2016

Phat Chex plays Elements Festival 01.07

Phat Chex plays Devon’s Elements Festival this weekend, July 1st -3rd.

June 28, 2016

Dimentia’s new EP

US electro artist Dimentia drops the 1st of two new EPs – ‘Broadcast Frequency’. We take a listen.

June 22, 2016

Mantis Radio 207 + Ryuji Takeuchi

Japan’s Ryuji Takeuchi in session + new music from SHXCXCHCXSH, Trevino, Bodyjack, David Meiser, Fracture, Vatican Shadow, Holy Fuck, Ynoji…

June 20, 2016

Mantis Radio 21.06 w/ Ryuji Takeuchi

In session this week on Mantis Radio (21.06.2016) – Osaka’s Ryuji Takeuchi (HueHelix, LSN)

June 10, 2016

LDN / Flint Kids, Defunkt Dialekt, DVNT + more

Flint Kids, Defunkt Dialekt, DVNT, Errorbeauty, ADJ + more play London’s electro centric Frequency Resonate, Friday June 17th

June 09, 2016

DVNT – Selection Sorted (Framed FM) – 01.05.2016

Ninety minutes in the mix from Darkfloor first born DVNT for Hungary’s Framed FM show Selection Sorted.

June 08, 2016

Mantis Radio 206 + Anniversary Special #9

Looking back over the last year, our 9th of broadcasting Mantis Radio, DVNT plays tracks from the last 12 months and runs down the 3 most popular sessions.

June 01, 2016

Herd’s ARTEATER is now shipping

Out now – Herd’s ARTEATER. A captivating, expansive and unique 40 minute opus.

June 01, 2016

Autechre announce 2016 European tour

Autechre announce big European tour this November

May 26, 2016

Tonight in Paris, Ingen (LIVE) 26.05

Ingen (Savagen) plays Paris’ Glazart tonight alongside B R 1 0 0 2, Lucindo + WarinD

May 26, 2016

Mantis Radio 205 + Bone Skippers

“Horrible techno” duo Bone Skippers provide a rancid session mix. We’ve new music from Voidloss, Lag, XXXY, Pär Grindvik, Kareem, Diarmaid O Meara and Darkfloor Sound’s newest artist Herd.

May 23, 2016

Pre-order new Darkfloor – Herd’s ARTEATER

Herd’s opus ‘ARTEATER’ is now available to preview and pre-order on 12″ vinyl and digital formats.

May 22, 2016

Mantis Radio presents Bone Skippers, 24.05

UK/Canadian duo Bone Skippers are our guests this week on Mantis Radio.

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

May 12, 2016

Mantis Radio 204 + GRYPT

LA trio GRYPT provide the Mantis Radio session. There’s new music from Death Grips, Si Begg, Perc & Truss, Go Hiyama, House of Black Lanterns, John B…

May 03, 2016

DVNT – April 2016

DVNT’s April 2016 chart feat. Logical Disorder, Brood Ma, TOSKA, Faetch, Earwiggle, Garaliya, Kvitnu, Phat Chex, Ascion, Arnaud Le Texier, Ansome…

April 29, 2016

Mantis Radio 203 + Submerged

In session US drum n bass don Submerged (Ohm Resistance) and new music from Dilla, Dalhous, Sunil Sharpe, Xiu Xiu, MGUN, Silk Road Assassins, Kyoka, ++

April 20, 2016

Ingen’s live set from Corsica Studios 28.02

90 minutes of Ingen (Savagen) recorded live at Jaded, Corsica Studios, London 28.02.2016

April 13, 2016

Mantis Radio 202 + Kvitnu

Experimental Ukrainian label Kvitnu are this week’s guest, alongside new music by Tim Hecker, Logical Disorder, Ansome, Aoud, Umwelt, Eomac, Moderat ++

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.

March 30, 2016

Mantis Radio 201 + Ordinate

In session for Mantis Radio, London techno band Ordinate. We’ve new music from Bad Company, Phat Chex, Regis, Ontal, JoeFarr, Bwana + more.