For The Love Of It: Bondax | Options

CLASH and Pioneer DJ have partnered as much as doc the rise of our favorite homegrown DJs by a sequence of curated shorts and mixes titled, ‘For The Love Of It’. Beforehand we spotlighted DJ SYREETA, now we invite Lancashire duo Bondax to the studio to showcase their versatile manufacturing approach. 

Adam Kaye and George Townsend, in any other case often known as Bondax, are carving their very own lane throughout the dance music realm. Navigating between their root influences in disco, early home and soul, the duo have spent the final decade refining a extra area of interest sound. Though they rose to industrial acclaim in 2011, it wouldn’t be till 2018, with the discharge of their debut album ‘Revolve, the place the duo examined the barometers of their established sound, merging extra cerebral digital inflections with the continuum of dance music. 

In recent times the duo’s embrace of a crossover membership sound marks a turning level of their journey as DJs, producers and performers. It’s a inventive evolution that makes good sense; they’ve graced expansive phases at Misplaced Village, El Dorado and hosted their very own sold-out ‘Bondax and Associates’ present at Village Underground. Their newest providing ‘Yabaal to London’ is demonstrative of this shift, roping in Somalia’s highly-praised funk outfit Dur-Dur Band, elevating their love of celebratory disco-tinged nostalgia; choosing heat grooves and infectious drum patterns, the one is an injection of late summer season rooftop glory launched through tastemaker label Future Disco.

The pair share their origin story, how an authentic observe could be normal within the second inspiration strikes, and the way this piece of studio wizardry could be tailored for the stage when in efficiency mode.