Sinchi & Friends 43 features The Junto Club, we’ve been big fans of there recent productions on Optimo and Snap, Crackle and Pop and love there unique style mixing guitar, synths, vocals and deep beats. This is a really eclectic mix, showing some of the different music styles which inspire them…Enjoy
1) Who are you?
We’re an electronic four piece from Glasgow
2) What have been your highlights from the last 12 months?
Releasing our 3rd ep, david being asked to sing on tracks for Sascha Funke and Ivan Smagghe was cool too
3) What do you have lined up for the coming year?
We’re playing gigs at Covenanza festival in the South of France in September and Yaga Gathering in Lithuania in August
4) What can you tell us about this mix…What was its inspiration?
I picked a few tracks I wanted to put in and kind of joined the dots between them by picking tracks on the fly, which I find usually gets the most interesting results. It’s slow but hopefully moving
5) Which track in the mix is your favourite right now?
My favourite track right now is probably I Won’t Bite by Richenel
6) What is your favourite track of the last 12 months?
Probably When I Get it Right by Pussy Mothers
7) What is the last record you bought?
Strange Culture – Sublimed EP
8) Who or what are your biggest musical influences?
Kraftwerk, Cerrone, Suicide, Giorgio Morodor
9) Do you have a ritual before you start playing or straight after?
We don’t actually, other than hastily writing down the set list just before we go on
10) Who is your favourite DJ? Not including yourself 😉
Probably Andrew Weatherall
11) Tell us about one or more DJ’s / Producer’s we may not know but should be looking out for?
Sordid Sound System has three amazing EPs out on Glasgow Label Invisible Inc
12) Due to developments in technology and software, there is so much which can be done to change a track to the tiniest detail, how much do you use this in your sets? Can too much technology be a bad thing?
Its easy to hide behind technology, I think the bravest thing these days is keeping it simple, however only simplify once you understand all the possibilities!
13) Favourite art besides music? Literature
14) Favourite writer / scientist / painter / philosopher? Elon Musk
15) Favourite film score? True Romance