An Interview: Unbound

Unbound is a London based project created by the incredibly kind Charles Olisanekwu AKA DJ Winggold. In his own words Unbound is a celebration of all styles of electronic music, championing boundary-pushing sounds and putting on bleeding-edge lineups. I saw this first hand at their last party at The Cause when Unbound joined forces with…Read more An Interview: Unbound

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: Farr Festival 2018

[Above image credit: Farr] Farr Festival has grown steadily since its inception in 2009, from a gathering of friends to a festival hosting up to 10,000 people. Over this space of time, many other small, boutique style electronic music festivals have sprouted across the UK including Gottwood, Houghton and Field Maneuvers to name a few,…Read more A Review: Farr Festival 2018

An Interview: Automatic Tasty [Mantissa 100 Special]

When searching through your music on YouTube, a comment on Beannach Mhór states "He could play every jimi hendrix song/solo perfectly on the strat when we would hang out in his room as teenagers" is this true and what was your relationship with music from a young age? Lies! Ah no, I used to sit…Read more An Interview: Automatic Tasty [Mantissa 100 Special]

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

Mixes To Dig – Fact Mix 515 – Kowton

Above Image Credit: James Clothier Few techno producers or labels over the past decade have managed to carve out a sound as unique as Kowton and Livity Sound. The stripped back techno released through Livity Sound and showcased on this mix shines equal focus on each element of the track, with space to breath between…Read more Mixes To Dig – Fact Mix 515 – Kowton

Selections: DJ Soda-Stream

Ahead of our next party at the White Hart we decided to catch up with our guest on the evening, DJ Soda-Stream. We have been following his career for a while, and as well as being founder of the Soft Drinks series, he is an incredibly talented Producer and DJ with a brilliant selection. Here…Read more Selections: DJ Soda-Stream