Munich’s elusive Skee Mask headlines, having just pulled off an early shout for electronic album of the year with ‘Shred’ (Illian Tape). A versatile producer, who doesn’t want to be identified, Skee Mask’s direction is mostly rolling rhythms, combined with electronic soundscapes, always pushing a deep vibe. influenced mainly by ‘old’ techno labels like Chain Reaction, Warp Records or Counterbalance. In his DJ sets he aims to create a deep trip, constituted of organic grooves and diverse clang accompaniments: techno, ambient and mostly experimental, forward thinking.
Recognised by the authoritative Resident Advisor to be “one of Edinburgh’s most important outposts for house, techno and bass”, Substance opens its doors to all for a wide ranging night of classic and cutting edge dance music. Gavin Richardson, Velocity Funk and Dommm support.
The Bongo Club