Amidst the ever-evolving nightlife of London, Brixton’s Phonox is considerably of a staple. Priding itself on its intimate dancefloor, state-of-the-art sound system and esteemed residencies, Phonox is a magnet for seasoned techno aficionados and adventurous clubbers alike.
Lengthy celebrated for its numerous and forward-thinking musical programming, Phonox’s newly-revealed Autumn/Winter 2023 lineup doesn’t disappoint. This autumn, Phonox regulars resembling Hunee, Antal and Conducta shall be making a reappearance whereas Bashkka, Gesloten Cirkel and Mama Snake are set to debut on the membership.
An undoubtable spotlight amidst this bustling lineup is Marcel Dettmann’s “Unhealthy Manners” residency. Ranging from September twenty ninth Dettmann will take over the highly-anticipated residency for 4 Fridays as a part of the “4 Fridays at Phonox” collection.
A well-known face behind Berghain’s fabled decks since 1999, Dettmann has emerged as a world ambassador for this Berlin model of techno. Gritty, unapologetic and ruggedly dystopian, Dettmann’s sound has left a particular imprint on digital music. He masters a hypnotic but minimalist model, which honours the uncooked power of digital counterculture and seamlessly integrates visible artwork.
Born in Pössneck, Germany, Dettmann honed his craft as a younger DJ within the vibrant Berlin scene. Having acquired his legendary standing first as a resident DJ at OstGut and later at its successor Berghain, the uncompromising dynamism and hybrid influences of the German underground scene have left an indelible mark on Dettmann’s music. Count on to be immersed within the techno vortex as the long-lasting producer curates a musical journey by way of charged beats, gravelly bass and steely industrial synths.
The “Unhealthy Manners” residency guarantees a groundbreaking exploration of the style, a real masterclass in sound and a timeless demonstration of techno etiquette.
Try the complete lineup for the Autumn/Winter season on the Phonox web site.