Mmoth Heart Launch EP...

Thursday 1st March Doors 9pm   One snowy December night at the end of 2010 the then 17 year-old school boy Jack Colleran, aka Mmoths, made two tracks and uploaded them to Soundcloud.  Within months the resultant net buzz surrounding his dreamy take on electronica saw him fly to LA for a week of meetings and gigs, remix Interpol and support Aphex twin at the Warehouse Project, and has earned him acclaim from artists as disparate as Bon Iver and Flying Lotus Mmoths’ story demonstrates how quickly and easily real talent can spread across the globe in the modern era, and with a remix coming for one of the biggest bands on the planet as well as some American dates at SXSW in March as well as New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles Jack Colleran is not just the most exciting prospect in Irish electronic music but very much a global concern. Mmoths launches his debut EP at Kraak Galley 1st March as part of a mini uk tour that also includes The Glasgow school of Art and Rough Trade in London. Support BORLAND Founded in 2007 by long-time collaboration partners Rob Gregg and Ian Breen, Borland are best described as a musical mystery.Based in Manchester, UK, their sound is inspired by classic electronica (Aphex Twin, Squarepusher, Autechre), post-rock (Battles, PVT) and all manner of other musical genres (witch house, post-dubstep, laser bass). Rob and Ian both take fundamentally different approaches to musical production, with Ian being proficient in classic guitar and bass, and Rob having over 12 years of electronic production experience. This differing approach to production, coupled to their wide range of musical influences, give Borland a unique sound of equal simple beauty and...

Go Dumb! : Dr. Syntax presents Matinee Hype / DJ AS-IF / DJ Rogue Fader...

Friday 11th November New Hip-hop night touching down in Manchester November 2011 at Kraak Gallery. Getting stupid, actin’ tha fool and straight up wildin’ The opening night for Go Dumb! takes place at the Kraak Gallery on Stephenson Square on Friday 11th November. event page: https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=107365612708017) There is no strict music policy at Go Dumb! Our roots are founded in hip hop but we will be branching out into all kinda dumb biznis – so come down and dance yourself Dumb! Go Dumb! crew member Dr Syntax presents his new group Matinee Hype featuring a stellar line up – Syntax handles MC duties alongside local lad Derogatory, Rebecca Stephens of Projectionists (and formerly The Pipettes) supplies vocals, and production wiz kid Pete Cannon is on turntables. DJ As-If is one of the UK’s finest female Turntablists & Hip Hop DJs and was the first female scratch DJ to reach the UK DMC Finals. She has worked alongside many top international artists such as Q-Bert, D-Styles, Craze, Jazzy Jeff, Wu tang & De la Soul. In the UK she has performed with artists such as Roots Manuva, Foreign Beggars,Task Force, Skinnyman and many more! She also runs RK Bass, Brighton’s premier dubstep/drum & bass vinyl emporium. We also welcome Rogue Fader with a record collection that holds no boundaries, expect to hear an eclectic mix of heavy basslines and pure party vibes. C’mon Feet resident DJ’s on hand to keep the speakers shaking, host Dr Syntax on mic duties all night long, and the Hip Hop Chip Shop store for the best merchendizzle in the land. Go Dumb! Launches 11/11/11 in Manchester. This is the first in a series of mini-mixes to give a taste of the flavour of the club night. http://www.mixcloud.com/andypeek/go-dumb-teaser-mini-mix/   http://twitter.com/#/GoDumbMCR...