5 Tracks – Nick the Record

11 March

Ahead of Mavrik with Nick the Record tonight, Nick's kindly contributed to our 5 Tracks feature series. Expect to hear records like this and plenty more gems this evening. Tickets here.   Kasso – One More Round It’s not big (it’s too short actually), it’s not clever, it’s just a…

5 Tracks – Matt Densham (Greta Cottage Workshop)

17 January

I thought long and hard about the request to do this piece. Decided not to do it, decided to do it again. Then forgot to do it, procrastinated some more, got a job, quit a job and then decided to pull 5 random records from my shelves. No spanking new…

Man Power: Power Theme EP

1 October

Having built up a steady following over the last 4 years for their night Bad Passion, Chris Stoker and Andy Bainbridge unveil their new label Not An Animal to the world with this E.P, along with accompanying party of the same name to celebrate the release. With several more in…

5 Tracks – Tomoki Tamura (Holic Trax/Doublet)

14 September

Japanese DJ and producer Tomoki Tamura is based in London & Berlin and runs the label Holic Trax, which has released EPs from the likes of Rick Wade, Mr.G and Tuccillo, as well as throwing parties in Tokyo and London. Here he has chosen 5 of his favourite house classics…

Tom Blip – Wrong Guanco/Shekere

8 September

Leeds label Blip Discs returns for its second release after the hugely successful Tyrion/Desmond’s Empire from O’Flynn. This time label head Tom Blip takes the reigns. Blip Discs has whipped up a lot of attention recently. Four Tet's support has since been echoed by the likes of Pearson Sound and…

5 Tracks – Otologic

24 August

After their fantastic show with ReviveHER last weekend, Nick one half of Otologic kindly took the time to select a few of his favourite records for us. He hasn't held back either, selecting a variety of weird, trippy oddities that span multiple genres. Otologic was joined by DJ Nature, Suzanne Kraft and Tornado…

Feature: Tim & Barry

30 July

“We film stuff. We take photos” reads Tim and Barry’s Twitter bio. It’s a line that describes the understated duo well. They’ve been around for fifteen years now, doing pioneering stuff they don’t get nearly enough credit for. Tim and Barry began their career as go-to photographers for grime’s key…

Review: Wayne Snow – Rosie EP

26 July

Nigerian vocalist Kesiana AKA Wayne Snow first appeared on my radar on the track ‘Running’ from Max Graef’s ‘Rivers of the red planet’, released on Copenhagen-based: Tartelet Records. Snow’s vocals added a haunted sensuality to a back beat that was slow, squelchy and hypnotic. His next release was the ‘Red-Runner’…