A Review: 19 Jahre Robert Johnson with Zip, Binh, Bodin&Jacob

[Above Image Credit: Robert Johnson] Robert Johnson, and Offenbach - the suburb of Frankfurt in which it is situated, are synonymous with minimal dance music. Equally so is former Frankfurt resident, Zip aka Thomas Franzmann, co-founder of the infamous Perlon label, and Binh, whose popularity has soared over the past two years and now is…Read more A Review: 19 Jahre Robert Johnson with Zip, Binh, Bodin&Jacob

A Review: Make Me with Spazio Disponibile

At the forefront of the UK's finest promoters are Make Me. Hosting a constant stream of events at Corsica Studios, Village Underground and playing at some of Europe's finest festivals including Nachtdigital and Field Maneuvers, is a testament to the quality of their events, and standard of in-house DJing showcased at their events over the…Read more A Review: Make Me with Spazio Disponibile

A Review: Berlin – ://about blank & Hoppetosse

[Above image credit: Mapsland] Upon leaving work, Berlin was described to myself as both "debauched" and "hedonistic". Neither term resonated at the time, however following the trip of several of the Mantissa crew to Berlin for a four day trip it is extremely clear just what my colleagues meant. Unlike many Europe cities it takes…Read more A Review: Berlin – ://about blank & Hoppetosse

A Review: Nicola Guiso’s 2017

[Above image credit - NME] Set of the Year: Pearson Sound Garage Only Set – London Underground, Glastonbury 2017 Having moved to London fairly recently, 2017 has easily been the year when I was most exposed to the dance music scene. With so many good events on at the same time it was sometimes difficult…Read more A Review: Nicola Guiso’s 2017

A Review: Kish Muman’s 2017

Album review: Moonchild – Voyager Mo0nchild’s third album Voyager has attributes of a modern classic. Thoughtful composition, flowing narrative and most importantly the ability to play on many emotions. It is just over 45 minutes of positive feeling goodness which is drenched in soul, glazed with Jazz and hints of R’n’B.  As soon as the…Read more A Review: Kish Muman’s 2017

A Review: Frank Mowatt’s 2017

Album Highlight 2017 Colin Stetson - All This I Do for Glory https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fSaVYSpqRNg&list=PLZqsyBiYZFQ3ZgLuZqRcb5PDgDxSWI2jp Colin Stetson’s album All This I Do For Glory is unlike any music I have heard before, but there is a good reason for that. What sounds like a four piece band is actually Stetson alone utilising the noises from his bass…Read more A Review: Frank Mowatt’s 2017