Reviews

                   
  • micmills
    14/10
                 

    Review: Mic Mills – Twin Peach

                 

    Mic Mills is a fairly elusive character. His quest to drive a renaissance of chunky house and techno cuts in South Australia has drawn comparisons...

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  • 02/10
                 

    Review: Mosca – Fueiho

                 

    At a first listen the Mosca releases of today are from a different age to those featuring on Night Slugs and Numbers only 3 years ago. The...

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  • 25/09
                 

    Review: Tripeo – Anipintiros

                 

    When Darko Esser, the name behind the ‘Tripeo’ moniker, messaged me to explain that “Anipintiros” – the title for his debut LP – was an anagram,...

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  • 21/09
                 

    Review: Massimiliano Pagliara – With One Another

                 

    Massimiliano Pagliara‘s first LP, Focus For Infinity, was met with critical acclaim, and rightly so; heavy use of the vocoder, fused expertly with a sprawling, cosmic...

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  • 21/09
                 

    Review: Amadou & Mariam – Ce N’est Pas Bon (A JD Twitch edit)

                 

    Keith McIvor, aka JD Twitch, hardly needs an introduction – making up one half of the legendary DJ duo and club night, Optimo, a Sub Club stalwart and co-founder...

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    Features

                   
  • hairy ladies
    30/10
                 

    Arts Profile: The Hairy Ladies

                 

    For our first Mavrik art profile we have the very lovely Hairy Ladies, Emii and Rebecca. I first met the girls preparing for Mavrik’s second...

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  • mcde
    06/10
                 

    Preview: Butter Side Up with Motor City Drum Ensemble

                 

    Butter Side Up‘s 4th birthday is soon upon us and after a busy summer of festivals they’ve pulled out the big guns, this time enlisting...

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    03/10
                 

    Interview: Tom Smith

                 

    Tom Smith is the co-founder of MAP, a charity which offers music and arts education to teenagers, and the resident DJ at its regular fundraiser...

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  • Theo-banner
    18/09
                 

    Review: Theo Parrish – Teddy’s Get Down at The Barbican

                 

    Looking out into a packed Barbican auditorium, basking in the orange-purple hue of the lights, after rattling off the names of his surrounding ensemble the...

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    03/03
                 

    Interview: Musk

                 

    Above is Lennart & Gerald , interview is with Lennart (Right), photo by Sophie Theresa Weicken Lennart Doring and Gerald Zollner reside in Berlin and together...

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    Mix Series

                   
  • MIX-SERIES
    #018
                 

    Mavrik Mix #18 – Neinzer

                 

    [ Photography: Veronica Losantos ] For number 18 in the series we have something very special, our first live podcast courtesy of Berlin-based Londoner, Neinzer. Very...

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  • #017
                 

    Mavrik Mix #17 – Fantastic Man

                 

    Hailing from Melbourne, Mic Newman (a self-proclaimed barbecue sauce spokesman) is one of many Australian artists enjoying considerable success in electronic music. His lighthearted and creative approach...

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  • will martin
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    Mavrik Mix #16 – Will Martin

                 

    Boston-based Will Martin offers up the 16th installment in our mix series. A relative newcomer, his first track alongside Supply head John Barera dropped just...

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  • tobias gullberg
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    Mavrik Mix #15 – Tobias Gullberg

                 

    Next up in the mix series we are delighted to welcome Crime City Disco boss, Tobias Gullberg. Originally from Sweden, but now residing in Berlin, Tobias is a...

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    Mavrik Mix #14 – Akra

                 

    After a brief pause on the mix series, things are back underway. This time we have Teng records‘ Akra at the controls. Nick Woolfson may...

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