Dekmantel Podcast

Dekmantel Podcast 220 – VC-118A VC-118A is a firm favourite with electro’s most hardcore fans. The Dutchman – who also works as Mohlao and Multicast Dynamics – covers every shade from moody and insular to purely for the floor. He’s a regular on the most reliable labels in the scene including Delsin (where he just […]

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VC-118A – Inside

VC-118A – Inside – Delsin “As VC-118A, Samuel van Dijk crafts electro and dub techno that’s considered and reflective, favouring airy pads and crystalline sound design. His first album, 2012’s International Airlines, saw him channel “retro-futuristic airplanes, romantic air hovering, turbulent storms and aquatic sunsets” into a record of reduced ambient and electro. 2017’s Tabernacle […]

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VC-118A – Clubbingspain Interview

Interview with Clubbingspain Recently I did a short interview with Clubbingspain about the upcoming VC-118A album Inside on Delsin Records. Original interview published on 27.02.2019 here. — Where was the album produced and when was the album produced (tools, different locations, any collaborators)? The process of making Inside took about two years in three different studio […]

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Mohlao – Campfire Stories 54 (Last Light)

Mohlao – Campfire Stories 54 (Last Light) A special deep mix for your sound excursion safari trips. Two hour recording with a selection of my favourite ambient, soundtrack and rhythm tracks published by Silent Season Canada. ~ About The Story ~ “Come, come thou bleak December wind, And blow the dry leaves from the tree! […]

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Mohlao Live @ Het Magazijn

Mohlao Live @ Het Magazijn Happy to share a new Mohlao liveset recording with new and improvised material! This one is from the Konstrukt label night in Het Magazijn, The Hague. Recorded: 3-11-2018 For live & DJ bookings please send a message to laura@onboardmusic.net – On Board Music

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Mohlao – Depth Of Field

Mohlao – Depth Of Field – Konstrukt A five track minimalistic exploration of the deep electronic realm. The record is an hommage to the art of photography. “Samuel Van Dijk is best known for his acclaimed electro project, VC-118A, but he also makes expansive techno under the Mohlao guise. On ‘Field’, he provides a reminder […]

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Multicast Dynamics – Erosion Flows

Multicast Dynamics – Erosion Flows New vinyl-only mix ‘Erosion Flows’ for Le Kabaret. Gloomy and soundtrack-ish track selection with some abstract triphop from the early 90’s in there too. Tracklist: – Rasmus Hedlund – Fall Of Dynasties (Hillstream Pictures) – Rasmus Hedlund – Teos II (Ljudverket) – Unknown – Unknown – Klaus – Pim – […]

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VC-118A – Permutation

VC-118A – Permutation – Frustrated Funk A new VC-118A record with some sorrowful Harbour City looks on Frustrated Funk from Rotterdam. Digital purchase on Bandcamp comes with exclusive Mohlao remix of title track Permutation. It’s been 18 months since Samuel van Dijk last donned the VC-118 alias. Back then, he was releasing sophomore album Shift […]

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Mohlao – Landforms – Out now!

Mohlao – Landforms – Silent Season Dutch producer Samuel Van Dijk, best known for his gorgeous electro work as VC-118A, takes his Mohlao moniker out for an extended stroll on this double pack LP of otherworldly techno for quieter moments. From the barely-there whispers of “Rotar” to the wobbly unease of “Voltool One” this is […]

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VC-118A – Live @ Boiler Room

BR NIJMEGEN X PLANET ROSE VC-118A live recording is now up on Boiler Room. Recorded: March 2017 in Nijmegen, Netherlands. — Boiler Room touches down in Nijmegen for the first time and where better to start than the Netherland’s longest standing club night, Planet Rose. We had our first taste of the city’s relatively unknown […]

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