Promoter /PoD Concerts
, Transmission Dublin, Sidetracked Dublin
Sidetracked are proud to announce their new monthly home with Transmission Dublin every last Saturday of the month, bringing over acts from all parts of the globe.
And what a guest we have for our first international.
Hailing from Finland its the magnificent Renaissance Man!!!
Another reason to celebrate is that we will have Phil Boyle supporting for one of his final sets ever as his well known alias Philth.
From 2008 onwards, their monthly club night NOW! had already treated Helsinki to the sounds of their musical contemporaries. In late 2008, the pair decided to change the dynamic and unleash their own creations on an unsuspecting world, trawling the aural universe in search of sonic nuggets to pepper over their tracks. Debut Spraycan was released on Switch’s Dubsided in early 2009, followed by Rhythm on the Kitsuné Maison 7 compilation. A subsequent EP on Parisian label Sound Pellegrino launched title track What Is Guru as one of the year’s underground hits, making Renaissance Man highly sought-after remixers for the likes of Brodinski, Crystal Fighters, Health, Le Corps Mince de Françoise… Original tracks and remixes have seen support from fellow DJ’s including Diplo, Annie Mac, Claude Von Stroke, Tiga, Jesse Rose…
This rollercoaster success has led to some serious thumbing of Renaissance Man passports with gigs across four continents in major clubs (Social Club/Paris, Hive/Zurich, WMF/Berlin) and festivals (Stereosonic/Australia, Les Transardentes/Belgium, Igloofest/Montreal). The mayhem looks set to continue in 2010 with at least two new records, including an EP on the Made to Play Label, remixes for The Very Best, Solo and The Crookers, plus numerous international shows in prestigious venues including Fabric and Panorama Bar. Who knows, that elusive Renaissance Man album might even make its appearance�