tensile: Birmingham launch on Friday 9th November 2018
tensile spreads it's wings and settles into the celestial with a night of uncompromising UK based Techno. We are delighted to be in Birmingham and have some of what we think are the country's finest artists / DJ's to the P.S.T (People. Stand. Together) club to its foundations.
/ line-up /
/ mark forshaw /
Producer / DJ from Liverpool Mark Forshaw has released music on labels from around the globe such as Mathematics (Chicago), Tabernacle (Glasgow), Berceuse Heroique (Athens), Midnight Shift (Singapore), Computer Controlled (Belfast), I Love Acid (London). Mark occasionally releases party jack tracks under the name Casio Royale on Dixon Avenue Basement Jams and Unknown to the Unknown. He’s also a member of live techno intergalactic supergroup Phantom Planet Outlaws with Binny and John Heckle. Mark has been DJing for over 15 years and was at one time resident at two of Liverpool’s most notable techno clubs - Voodoo and T-Funkshun.
/ jake conlon /
Jake set out making electronic music from before he even reached his teen years and his tastes and skillset come from growing up experiencing nightlife in Birmingham. A regular at House of God and Atomic Jam he then went on to start the Resonance nights in the city booking and playing alongside the likes of Phase, Endlec, Inigo Kennedy, Makaton, Voidloss and many more. Production wise he has a back catalogue of releases on Decoy, Pareto Park and the TrusT compilations which has led to bookings to play at Tresor, House of God and Jaded amongst many more.
/ binny /
Drawn to the music of Bugged Out and Voodoo, Binny started his DJing career at Mi Casa in Chester, later becoming a resident and promoter for Liverpool's now-legendary techno night Alcatraz. Bringing his own unique take on Detroit techno to the table, he has played alongside many DJs including Ben Sims, Steve Rachmad, James Ruskin, Deetron, Kirk Degiorgio, Surgeon, Oliver ,Regis and many more. Production wise he's released on labels such as Symbolism, Tortured and Orbis and has widely gained high reputation amongst those that seek out quality clinical Techno. Together with Mark Forshaw and John Heckle they also release music and play live as the Phantom Planet Outlaws.
/ ta:sk /
Drawing experience and tastes from promoting various nights in Leeds / Europe bringing artists from and to the UK.
ta:sk has been playing around with audio for some time. Ever the attempted perfectionist now the time he feels is right to play out. ta:sk will be opening the nights proceedings.
Music Genres: Breaks, Electro, Electronic, House, Techno
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