An Interview: Manamana

We are very happy to share the latest addition to our mix series, coming from Manamana. As a DJ duo consisting of Leipzig based, Map.ache (Jan Barich) and Sevensol (Alex Neuschnee), Manamana have been long time residents at Nachtdigital Festival and toured as part of their showcases at the likes of De School, Corsica Studios…Read more An Interview: Manamana

A Review: Presha Records Presents – Ian DPM

Presha made a fantastic debut to the London club scene earlier this month on October 19th at Bar-A-Bar in Stoke Newington. Having had great success throwing parties in Guildford for the last few years, expanding into London was a great next step. Starting things off was Presha records resident and label boss 95Bones, playing 10…Read more A Review: Presha Records Presents – Ian DPM

Preview: Presha Records Presents – Ian DPM

Presha make their London debut this Friday in the intimate venue of Bar-A-Bar, a Mantissa favourite. Bristol’s Ian DPM aka Definite Party Material headlines the night with an extended set – something we at Mantissa are eager to see. Ian DPM is on the rise, and for good reason; through his YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/dpmsound)  and…Read more Preview: Presha Records Presents – Ian DPM

A Review: Nachtdigital Flex

It is rare for a festival as renowned as Nachtdigital to remain such an enigma in the age of social media. Many large festivals share every detail online for months in the lead up to the date, leaving little to the imagination. Nachtdigital on the other hand gave little away on their website, Facebook event,…Read more A Review: Nachtdigital Flex

An Interview: Roman K

This week we continue our mini-series that aims to showcase some of the world’s newest and most exciting clubs through the eyes of their residents. We take you to Kiev's, Closer courtesy of one of their talented residents, Roman K. We were lucky enough to sit down with him to learn about his musical influences,…Read more An Interview: Roman K

Mixes To Dig – Dekmantel Podcast 186 – DVS1

Above Image Credit: Sharolyn B. Hagen Many of 2018's standout mixes have come from the star-studded Dekmantel Podcast Series. The latest, and in my opinion the best to date, comes from the legendary mid-west promoter and DJ, DVS1. Recorded in an "undisclosed location" in September 2017 (most likely Panorama Bar), DVS1, aka Zak Khutoretsky, showcases…Read more Mixes To Dig – Dekmantel Podcast 186 – DVS1

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