About the residency
As artist in residence Mick focused on composing new music for his 2nd full length release. He continued the production of a 3rd commissioned track for the Elsewhere compilation series in collaboration with sean nos singer Aoilleann Ni Rhian and also on new compositions for his collaborative project 'Chutney Wick' with the Belgian Producer DJ Sofa. He also recorded and released two 'mixtapes' as part of the 4 month residency. You can listen to them below.
During this residency Mick hosted a number of vinyl only DJ gigs with an emphasis on taking people on sonic journey through multiple musical genres and non-genres.
He was joined in this enterprise by Ireland's DJ Donal Dineen and DJ soFa from Belguim. With a focus on the concept of connecting and common rhythms found in many different culture's musical heritage the gigs brought large crowds on a journey through Afro / Caribbean, Latin, African,World, Brazilian and Reggae selections.