Radioactive Man: “People want that freedom to go out and dance and without any time restrictions or security breathing down your shoulder.”

Electro seems to be having its moment right now, it’s the buzz word of the last two years and longstanding artists in that field have an increase in touring schedules. More and more artists are including the genre in their sets, I mean have you listened to a mix in the last six months that…

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Neil Landstrumm: “There are always pockets of resistance and change which warms the heart and soul of us old veterans of the original ecstasy wars in the 1990s.”

A true veteran of the UK’s techno and rave scene, Neil Landstrumm first made his mark in the industry in 1995 with releases such as ‘Brown By August’, ‘M. Cap’ and ‘Index Man’, all on Peacefrog Records. Becoming an accidental poster boy for the scene at the time, Neil is one of the few artists…

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Appleblim: “I love the fact you can’t define an emotion in music, it’s its own language and thats just a very important thing”

Releasing his first ever EP 13 years ago on his and Shackleton’s imprint Skull Disco, Appleblim (Laurie Osbourne) went on to become a regular at FWD>>, the club where dubstep began and learned how to DJ on one of the best soundsystems in the UK at the time, at Plastic People. Appleblim is lauded as…

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Sophia Saze: “I find that political situations are a sensitive stance for artists to take, and my role is to cultivate music not words. I’m a creator, not a keyboard warrior.”

Georgia born Sophia Saze launched her career last summer after signing to the acclaimed Get Physical imprint. Launching her record label Dusk & Haze shortly after, with the first EP from the boss herself featuring remixes from Umwelt and Benjamin Damage, ‘Solace’ garnered interest from across the industry. Before that, Sophia had been DJing and…

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Conforce / Silent Harbour: “I think it’s a challenge not to be affected by too many external influences because in a big city you’re overwhelmed by things very easily.”

Receiving his first cassette deck player at the age of 7, Conforce was then introduced to the world of house and techno by a relative. With gabber noted as one of his earlier influences, being immersed in the genre in his early teenage years, the Dutch producer and live performer soon found his style after…

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Tinfoil: “We have a fight on our hands, and we all need to be more aware of that, and do what we can to preserve and grow what we have.”

Forged in 2014, Tinfoil is the collaborative moniker from Irish artists Sunil Sharpe and DeFeKT which, initially started as a studio project but has since gone on to perform live shows across Europe. Over the past four years, Tinfoil have released a string of 12″s on their self-titled label and have gone on to release…

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The Lowdown: Groeni

Hailing from New Zealand, electronic trio Groeni have been releasing a minimal and textural form of techno music, performing their fantasy sounds live across their native country. Over the past couple of years, they’ve released several acclaimed EPs including ‘Hewn’ and ‘Hinde’ and now releasing their debut album ‘Nihx’ via Project:Mooncircle on the 30th March.…

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