My latest track ‘Far Above’ is now up on my Soundcloud Profile to stream and download. Alternatively you can have a listen right here by hitting the music tab opposite <

This is the first time I’ve made use of Serum (soft synth), so was a learning process. I also took a while to get the mix right on this one and I’m still not sure I’ve quite nailed it, so forgive me if its a little rough around the edges. Still learning with the mix down and mastering thing!

Far Above

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Well, what a weekend! My first time attending Mint Festival, but the sixth year for the festival itself, this year being held at Stockeld Estate near Wetherby. With a pretty stacked lineup across five primary stages, along with a few smaller tents and areas with DJ’s playing all day there was no shortage of chances to party wherever you found yourself. Highlights for me over the course of the day were Bobby O’Donnell and Elliot Adamson getting things going on the Edible stage and Enzo Siragusa B2B with Archie Hamilton a little later on the outdoor System stage which then welcomed the hotly anticipated first set from Seth Troxler going B2B with Craig Richards.

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Bobby O’Donnell getting the Edible sound system warmed up
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Elliot Adamson – Edible arena
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The outdoor System stage was packed all afternoon – Seth Troxler B2B Craig Richards

More treats were to be had in each arena once darkness had fell with the respective headline acts rounding things off. I stuck around the System stage to see Ricardo Villalobos before heading back to the Edible arena to see the night out watching Troxler, The Martinez Brothers and Eats Everything close things out in style. Elsewhere on the ‘Knee Deep In Sound’ stage Hot Since 82 headlined and Hannah Wants wrapped thing up on ‘No Curfew’s stage – both of whom I’d liked to have seen play but sadly there are always going to be clashes of set times. Other artists I’d have liked to have seen were Loco Dice , Patrick Topping and Tobias. Special mention goes out to the little Red Bull tent which was putting some absolutely banging tunes out all day long. Not sure who was who playing there at what time but everytime I wandered past it was going off!

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Edible arena
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Ricardo Villalobos B2B Raresh – System stage
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Eats Everything closing out Edible

Had a great weekend and will be back next year for sure… Mint Festival 2018!

Chro-mag x

17854917_1615030131857626_2526202364011004519_oJust 4 days to go until Mint Festival kicks off in the new venue of Stockeld Estate just outside Leeds this Saturday (23rd September), and it looks like things are coming together nicely with the tents going up and the weather forecast looking good…

So excited for this as it will be my first time at Mint Festival and the first time I will have opportunity to see a lot of the artists booked. To say the lineup is good is quite frankly a massive understatement! I mean come on….just check out who is playing on the 5+ stages

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Some big names on all stages and it will be hard to decide where to head. Personally the Edible, System and KDIS stage will be hard to tear myself away from being a big Seth Troxler and Eats Everything fan, but I am all about discovering new artists and sounds so I will make sure I get around and see what’s happening everywhere, get some photos and post an article right here next week when I’ve recovered..

It will be amazing.

Last few tickets still available here or here

 

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