Monday, May 31, 2010

11 QUESTIONS TO ONE MAN PARTY



MIXHEII GOES TO 11
WITH STEVE SLINGENEYER
Steve is Soulwax's drummer and One Man Party DJ.

What are you thinking of right now?
This morning coffee tastes damn good!
Where do you live and who lives with you?
I live in Gent, Belgium and my girlfriend lives with me, sometimes.
Which is your favorite word?
'OISHII',it's japanese for delicious.

Which sin most attempts you?
i don't believe in sin.

What is the worst thing some one can do to you?
Tell lies about me.

Your favorite track of the moment?
It's a toss-up between 'FLASH DELIRIUM' BY MGMT and 'RUBBER BULLETS' by 10CC.




Tell us something you've done and we don't know about?
I signed up for a BIKRAM YOGA class and i'm loving it.
Who is the best dressed DJ in your opinion?
Andee Van Damage.
What is your favorite bad word or blasphemy?
FUUUUUUUUCK! OR 'GODVERDOMME', Flemish for 'goddammit'. 
What is your favorite dish?
Pad thai.
What are you doing tomorrow?
Making music.
Download One Man Party's latest mix here























*Steve was interviewed on March 23rd, 2010
Interview in portuguese at  Surface to Air Brasil 

Saturday, May 29, 2010

Iggor Goes 11 with Laima

IGGOR GOES TO 11
WITH LAIMA LEYTON
Laima Leyton Cavalera, born May 29th, 1977 is half of Mixhell, mom of 5 kids, 
Iggor Cavalera's wife and this weeks birthday girl!

If you had 6 months of life what would you do with it? 
I would visit each one of my dear family and friends to say bye and go to the sea side with Iggor and our kids...
Which is your favorite item from your closet?
My Chanel balerinas. 
What was the last time you cried? 
When my grandma died two years ago... Haven't cried since then.
Your first musical memory...
She Loves You from The Beatles. My dad says it's the first I've ever heard while still at hospital. Also finding a Kiss "Love Gun" vynil on my dad's records and listening it a lot!
The concert that most surprised you...
It was Perry Farrel's DJ set at Tim Festival in Rio. The set was trancy and wierd but when he played "Summertime Rolls" and sang on top it was amazing! Have to admit that Cavalera Conspirancy in Donnington 2008 was awesome too, seeing Iggor play drums live changed my life.
Desired object? 
A big house with a lot of empty space! 
Favorite video game? 
Dr Mario (Nintendo) 
If you had only 3 energy outlets, what electronics would you plug in? 
Fridge, Korg MS 20 and Nespresso machine, computer would be on battery, of course. A TV would be the very last, I can easily live without.
How do you define love? 
Unexplainable, something like God, which I also don't know how to explain. 
If you could make a software what would it be?
An application to always know where my kids are.
Which is the track you most hate at the moment?
Anything that Rihanna sings. 

Sunday, May 23, 2010

Jokers of the Scene at Mixhell Heritage @ Bar Secreto Sao Paulo

We had the honour to have Linus and Chris playing a special long and classy set last night in Sao Paulo!
Plus ultra limited edition of Mixhell X JOTS Surface to Air tshirt...
Thanks JOTS!





















































































Friday, May 21, 2010

JOTS BLOODY JOTS!!!

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

11 QUESTIONS TO JOKERS OF THE SCENE

MIXHEII GOES TO 11
WITH LINUS AND CHRIS (JOKERS OF THE SCENE)
It is with a lot of pleasure we interview the Ottawa duo, Jokers of the Scene, which, this week will come to Brazil to join us in our incredible monthly party at Bar Secreto !
Linus, known as DJ Booth (on left) and Chris known as  Chameleonic (on right)

DJ Booth answers...
What are you thinking of right now?
Children's birthday presents.
Where do you live and who lives with you?
Home at the moment is in Ottawa, Canada but  we're looking to relocate to a larger musical community as soon as we're off the road long enough to organize a move!  I live with my girlfriend, two dogs and my two kids stay with us when I'm at home.
Which is your favorite word?
Imminent
Which sin most attempts you?
The concept of sin baffles me.
What is the worst thing some one can do to you?
Project their own beliefs.
Your favorite track of the moment?
The untitled A-side to Oni Ayhun's  most recent fourth 12".
Tell us something you've done and we don't know about?
In grade five I entered a Rubik's Cube competition at the local mall and solved it in record time.  I think I won $100 and got to keep the Cube.  Today I can't even finish one side without removing the stickers...
Who is the best dressed DJ in your opinion?
 Best dressed DJ duo...  Acid Girls 

















What is your favorite bad word or blasphemy?
Swearing is overrated and poking fun of religion is too easy.  I do however have my alarm set to wake me up to Black Breath's  "Black Sin (Spit On The Cross)"!
What is your favorite dish?
Udon
What are you doing tomorrow?
Buying said children's birthday present.




Chameleonic Answers...
What are you thinking of right now?
Craving peanut butter and nutella on toast...must go buy bread.
Where do you live and who lives with you?
I live in downtown ottawa, canada.  I live alone.
Which is your favorite word?
"SUPERFLUOUS" 
Which sin most attempts you?
Gluttony
What is the worst thing some one can do to you?
Tickle me.
Your favorite track of the moment?
Matthew Herbert - "Leipzig" 
 
Tell us something you've done and we don't know about?
Starred in a Rolling Stones video.
Who is the best dressed DJ in your opinion?
What is your favorite bad word or blasphemy?
Cunt.
What is your favorite dish?
French onion soup.
What are you doing tomorrow?
Studio session w/ DJ Booth, weed, skateboarding, eating french onion soup, sleep.  

DOWNLOAD JOTS SET HERE 
Interview in portuguese at  Surface to Air Brasil 



Monday, May 17, 2010

FUTURE SOUNDS OF BRAZIL


Thanx everyone who showed up at the festival!!!

Thursday, May 13, 2010

11 QUESTIONS TO ANDERSON NOISE

MIXHEII GOES TO 11
WITH ANDERSON NOISE
Anderson is one of the most talented DJ's in Brazil, a great friend!
Too celebrate this weekend's festival, Future Sound of Brasil , with a 100% brazilian acts, we are posting our first interview with a brazilian DJ! UHU!
What are you thinking of right now?
Why does everything good is too fast?
Where do you live and who lives with you?
I have two homes. One in Sao Paulo where I work a lot and live with my wife Aurora and other in Belo Horizonte, my home town, where I live with my mom Mama Noise, my son Yan and my brother, the DJ Alvinho L Noise 
What is your favorite word?
Noise
Which sin most attempts you?
Eat and Drink. Drink and Eat. Eat and Drink. Drink and Eat.
What is the worst thing someone can do for you?
Change plans!
Your favorite track of the moment?
Jichael Mackson - A Snake In Da System
Tell us something you've done and we don't know about?.
Yeah of course, I'll tell you saturday, when we meet! Hahahha 
 Who is the best dressed DJ in your opinion?
Men, DJ Mau Mau, Women, Ellen Allen
 What is your favorite bad word or blasphemy?
Puta que pariu!
What is your favorite dish?
Japanese is my favorite, but if someone invites me for italian, I'll be there in a minute! 
What are you doing tomorrow?
Travelling to Manaus, where I'm playing at night!


Interview in portuguese at  Surface to Air Brasil 

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Gui Boratto & Mixhell recording drums in Sao Paulo

Is with an imense pleasure that we would like to announce the collaboration between us and the great Gui Boratto.
We got the call from Gui asking to do somme drum beats for one of the songs on his new album.
Is a honour for us to participate on this .....
Gui is one of our favourite artists/producers at this moment.
Here's somme pictures from the studio session
Cheers...
MIXHELL
































































































All pictures by Cadu Datoro
This weekend we will be playing at the festival "Future sounds of Brazil" with Gui Boratto, Anderson Noise & many others all brazilian artists!!!

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Blackstrobe & Mixhell in the studio



We are very proud to announce that we are working on a new song with the almighty Arnaud Rebotini from Blackstrobe.
The colaboration came after we spent a few days in Paris hanging out with Arnoud and his family.
The idea was to start and finish the whole song in one night......& after 2 bottles of wine a few shots of vodka we did it!!!
We still looking for a label to release it and talking about remixers to be part of it.



The name of the track is "Blast from the past"
Arnaud Rebotini : Vocals, Solina & secret weapons
Laima Leyton : Vocals, Prophet pro-one
Iggor Cavalera : Emu SP1200

Friday, May 7, 2010

MOTHER'S DAY!

It's mother's day in Brazil next Sunday and we will be home! So happy! That's how our kids looked like in 2007... A bunch of babies...

Thursday, May 6, 2010

Mixhell at Lions Club - Sao Paulo

So happy to be back home! We will celebrate our favorite city every weekend until we head back to Europe for summer time...
So first start is this Saturday at Lions Club, amazing new cool spot in Sao Paulo! 


































Next week the mega brazilian festival Future Sound of Brasil...
And super surprise guests at Bar Secreto on 21st of May and 4th of June!
SAO PAULO!!!! WE SO HAPPY TO BE HOME!


MIXHEII LOVES SAO PAULO

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

11 QUESTIONS TO BOT FROM CROOKERS

MIXHEII GOES TO 11 
WITH BOT (CROOKERS)
Andrea Fratangelo is Bot, the other half of Crookers 
1. What are you thinking of right now?
Why is this dog digging a hole under my chair?

2. Where do you live and who lives with you?
I live in London with my girlfriend.
3. Which is your favorite word?
Eichornchenschwanz.
4. which sin most attempts you?
Putting chocolate pieces into ice cream.
5. What is the worst thing some one can do to you?
Destroy my hard drives.
6. Your favorite track of the moment?
Right now its Besame Mucho performed by Cesaria Evora.
7. Tell us something you've done and we don't know about?
I write almost everything about me on twitter.
8. Who is the best dressed DJ in your opinion?
We're all pretty much wearing free stuff from the same brands..
9. What is your favorite bad word or blasphemy?
I'm into the word bitchbag lately.
10. What is your favorite dish?
Pasta cooked with my grandmas tomato sauce.
11. What are you doing tomorrow? 
Going to a record shop in grenada (eastern caribbean) with a local waiter/singer/pusher trying to find some incredible unknown music radios keep blasting here.
More about Bot:
Follow Bot on Twitter 
Download "We love Animals" new remix from Love Supreme here 

Interview in portuguese at Surface to Air Brasil 

*Bot was interviewed on 23rd of March 2010

Monday, May 3, 2010

MIXHELL vs. REFUSED




Umea, Sweden... We had the pleasure to share the stage with David (x drummer from the 
almighty Refused).
Tak to Martin from Stockholm Beat Connection , Inge Johansson from International Noise Conspiracy  & everyone that came to the party!!!

Saturday, May 1, 2010

and more memories...

A bit of our personal memories to be shared!
Enjoy!






























































So good to be with you!

Great friends! Good memories from this lovely week in Europe!!!
Paris we love you~