Archive for May, 2010


Mi Ami at Ruby Lounge

One of the next shows from the fantastic WOTGODFORGOT promotions is Thrill Jockeys MI AMI who will be playing at the Ruby Lounge on Sunday June 6th. We think this show is well worth checking out but follow the link and decide for yourself.

May Podcast from Chartist

May’s Podcast comes courtesy of Chartist, aka Joe Webster, aka the Jack of all trades of the Mind On Fire band. Joe can be found at various times manning the bass, melodica, xylophone, percussion to name just a handful. This mix gives you a flavour of just some of the sounds gracing his turntable at this moment, including Saul Williams, Fuck Buttons, Nedry, Subtitle, James Blake, The Clash, Yeasayer and more.

Print your own MOF shirt at Eurocultured!

This weekend at Eurocultured Festival, you will be able to get your hands on a fresh Mind on Fire or Hoya Hoya t-shirt in a special live screen printing session with one69a. Check the video below!

Eurocultured tasters…

As if these acts needed an introduction, but as we get ever more excited about Eurocultured Festival this weekend, we thought we’d whet your appetite with a few taster videos of what to expect from some of the headliners… we can’t wait.

Dark Side Of The Remix

Mind on Fire favourite and good friend Neko Neko has been playing around with Pink Floyd’s Dark Side Of The Moon, and now you can hear what he’s been up to … Look out for some Neko Neko releases on Mind on Fire Records in the coming months…

Art Of Corruption Video

Check out this video from our night with Ctrl Alt Shift magazine at Contact Theatre last month, featuring Nedry, In The Loop and Breadwinners… the night raised over £500 for the Ctrl Alt Shift Haiti appeal, and you can find more info about what they do here.

Nat Birchall Interview and Mixes

With his fantastic new album “Guiding Spirit” out today (Monday 24th May) on Manchester’s Gondwana Records we caught up with Saxophonist Nat Birchall to talk about music and his inspirations. As well as this we were lucky enough to be given 2 fantastic mixes by the man himself, so be sure to check em out. Click the picture above to see the interview and click HERE to buy the album.

Exclusive Szare Download

If you have been keeping an eye on the releases coming out of the enigmatic Horizontal Ground label you may already be aware of the work of Manchester production outfit Szare, a.k.a 19 26 1 18 5. If not, now is your time to familiarise yourself with their sound (also check this recent article from Fact Magazine). Fresh from a 3hr headline set at the Grounded Theory club night in Berlin we have been given an exclusive track, available for free download here at mindonfire.co.uk. Without further ado………. Be Funky

MOF Beats Mines

Mind on Fire DJs will be doing our bit at the upcoming Music Beats Mines event, next Wednesday 2nd June across Fac251 and Joshua Brooks. Raising funds for MAG, its a great event for a worthy cause, and is set to feature a whole host of local talent, check the event for details….

MOF Band play Sacred Trinity Church…

On Friday 11th June, as part of the This City Is Ours live showcases, Mind on Fire Band will be playing at Salford’s Sacred Trinity Church alongside Hoya Hoya’s Illum Sphere and our resident VJ Cycloptic a.k.a EMN with their debut live A/V set, as well as the awesome King Kapisce from over the hills in Sheffield… its a great little venue and the last TCIO party there was awesome so make sure you get down!