Listening to Lone’s music is like zooming down Mario Kart’s Rainbow Road and triple dropping three golden stars along the way.
Seven albums and many more EPs deep into his career, he sits atop one of the most singular discographies in dance music. And that’s not a descriptor we use lightly. His signature colourful soundscapes are instantly recognisable as Lone productions, taking listeners on dizzying, dynamic rides.
Esteemed labels such as R&S, Werk Discs and Dekmantel have tapped him for releases over the years, and time after time he finds creative ways to dazzle us, merging influence from a broad range of electronica, house, jungle, r’n’b, ambient, IDM, hip hop, electro and jazz into effervescent sonic rushes.
He also heads up his own label Magicwire and has established it as a go-to destination for upbeat jams with releases from the likes of Project Pablo, Bruce Trail and Ross From Friends complementing his own output.
Naturally, his DJ sets are as diverse as his productions, channelling his influences into rich musical tapestries. His skills have seen him contribute instalments to acclaimed series such as !K7’s DJ-Kicks and BBC Radio 1's Essential Mix in recent years.
Tuesday 28th JanuaryWire
11pm - 4am