PLO, the pool lab orchestra, is an ensemble of electronic musicians which is undertaking fully improvised jam-sessions with hardware and software-based electronic instruments. Key of this jams is the experimental, free and open approach to it, with only one rule: everyone participating has to start with a blank sheet to explore and challenge musical interactions. Everything what they do, they do [...]
Mindlab is back to Berlin's nightlife after an eight-year hiatus. Through the long-term cooperation with the "Freqs of nature festival" and the Berliner "Skizze" crew, there were only isolated label events. But this should now change again: We're over the moon to relaunch with the following line up //
club // EOD [bbbbbb, rephlex] *live* VERTICAL67 [vortex traks, brokntoys, [...]
Our first Mindcast episode in 2019 is an extraordinary vinyl mix by our good friend CHRISSE KUNST, who takes us on a psychedelic journey through mostly eighties tribal, rock and world music, all in a laid back vibe.
Chrisse is a freelance artist and illustrator, record collector, avowed vinyl junkie and a really nice person. His enthusiasm for architecture brought him in the late nineties to [...]
Our latest issue of the Mindcast series is provided by PERNILLE, a longtime respected friend of the label. We met Pernille for the first time when she helped and supported us with her visuals on our first Mindwaves night at the Berghain Kantine, back in 2008.
Pernille Krog Mogensen is a well known and respected figure in the Danish electronic music scene. Formerly working as the head of [...]
For our October issue of Mindcast, we invited the Irish-born NIKI K, a talented DJ and promoter currently living in Berlin.
Niki is a true purveyor of cutting-edge, deep and contagious grooves with a rich background history in dance music. In Ireland she used to host many successful club nights and festivals, such as Macronite and Bump! Muzik Festival. Her musical style [...]
The author of our little MINDCAST.50 anniversary is the sophisticated GRISCHA LICHTENBERGER who created an intriguing and diverse mix, including lot’s of material from his own archives.
Grischa Lichtenberger (* 1983 in Bielefeld) is a producer of electronic music, installation and multimedia artist. Since 2009, his works appear among others on the renowned [...]
Mindcast.49 comes from Pyramid Transmissions co-founder and master class turntablist Andy Jaggers alias ADJ. After witnessing several outstanding set’s, for example on X:ploration and Skizze nights, it felt like a natural move to ask him to do an exclusive mix for our extraordinary podcast series. The outcome is simply amazing and we’re more then happy we have [...]
After one month of a melting summer break we’re more then happy and proud to continue the MINDCAST series with an episode by legendary FRANK BRETSCHNEIDER, whom we admire and respect as an artist and as a person. In our eyes he doesn't need much of an introduction, but here are a few facts about him and his artistically milestones.
Frank is a Berlin based musician, composer and video [...]
Bulgarian born, London-Berlin based ERRORBEAUTY has been meticulously piecing together her impressive catalogue of releases since beginning Djing back in 2003 and we're very happy she found the time to record a mix for Mindcast.
A professional flute musician by way of background, she gradually became drawn to electronic music’s intricately textured soundscapes - more specifically the [...]
The Egyptian electronic music producer ONSY drops an abstract and complex mix of ambient classics and contemporary experimental gems - lots of glitch and sound design with an atmospheric laid back vibe. Onsy first popped up on our radar when he released his highly recommended debut album „Freq 255“ on one of our favorite labels Schematic Music Company, beginning [...]