Mavrik Mix #31 – Cain

7 October

Highlife regular, Cain, turns in a special mix to mark number 31 in the series. Expect everything from grime to afro-infused techno, all seamlessly stitched together with ease. Some exclusive Highlife records in there too! [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/276964353" params="color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%" height="166" iframe="true" /]Tracklist: Konx-om-Pax - Video Club Harmonious Thelonious - Sans…

Mavrik Mix #30 – David Martin (Dimensions Soundsystem)

7 October

Programmer and curator of Dimensions Festival and part of the Dimensions Soundsystem, David Martin has been instrumental in bringing the festival to where it is today. David calls this more of a mix tape than a mix, genre- and globe-hopping between the best of dub, blues, shuffling and tripping hip…

Mavrik Mix #29 – Clandestino

7 October

Fresh off the heels of our last edition from Sweden's MLiR, we now move closer to home. Based in our former homeland of Leeds, the trio of Nick Smith, Joe Morris and Iain Mac have been pushing various forms of electronic music for many years (15 in fact). They have…

Interview: Mr Bongo

10 August

Originally a small shop on UK record-collecting mecca, London's Berwick Street, Mr Bongo quickly became an important part of the vinyl loving community by being the first outside the US to stock releases by some of the giants of Hip Hop like Def Jam and Rawkus. At around the same…

5 Tracks – Red Greg

21 April

Ahead of our party with Red Greg, he has kindly contributed to our 5 - Tracks feature with 5 records taken straight from his bag. This will no doubt give you a taste of what to expect on Friday evening down at Troyganic. Final release tickets can be bought here. Margino…

Mavrik Mix #28 – MLiR

14 March

MLiR is the brainchild of Marco Gegenheimer and Einar Christoffersson. The individual letters stand for "Modern Life Is Rubbish" but this upbeat mix isn't nearly bleak as their name might suggest. The Swedish duo are also making inroads in the world of production, with their debut EP "Swedish Lo-Life" coming…

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…

Review: Galcher Lustwerk – Parlay and Neva Seen EPs

10 July

Just who is Galcher Lustwerk? This was the question on the tongue of many dance music enthusiasts in 2013, despite the Cleveland-born, Brooklyn-based producer having a markedly inactive year. He released his debut EP, 'Tape 22', guested on a 'White Material 004', and composed a mixtape, '100% GALCHER', for the UK-based…