New York DJs /producers Victor Calderone and Mykol have shared their collaborative new single “Inner Rhythm“.
Following on from the relaunch of NY-based techno imprint MATTER+, label boss Victor Calderone, a 20+ year veteran of the scene, is back with another impressive offering. This time, he teams up with a long-time friend, collaborator and studio partner Mykol (aka Mike Frade, co-founder of Waveform Recordings & founder of Raw Loops), on an immersive contemporary techno two-tracker titled “Inner Rhythm“.
After their first collab EP earlier this year on Bedrock titled ‘Push Back’ and having worked together for many years on Waveform Recordings, the pair share a strong musical connection, easily inspire each other, and possess the same joy and excitement for cutting-edge underground music.
The track is out now b/w ‘Perspective’. Grab it here and take a listen below.
About Victor Calderone
Across a storied career spanning nearly three decades, Victor Calderone has consistently proven himself as a sonically curious artist. Calderone came up in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, where his brother Cesar introduced him to the art of DJing when Calderone was just 15. Years later, in 1991, his short-lived Program 2 project secured a record deal with New York label Sire. Throughout the ’90s and aughts, Calderone was known for his intuitive and original club remixes for pop artists like Madonna, Sting, Depeche Mode, and Whitney Houston. At this auspicious moment, he was given the stamp of approval from techno greats like Carl Cox, Richie Hawtin, and Adam Beyer. His sound flourished across releases for Sleaze, Drumcode, MOOD, as well as his own labels, Waveform and MATTER+.
In early 2021, a health diagnosis forced Calderone to step away from the studio once more, look inward and refocus on his health and family. He has returned energized, having devoted recent months to reviving his MATTER+ imprint. “I’m now reconnecting with a whole new audience,”he
Mykol, born and raised in NY, is the new artist project of Mike Frade, co-founder of Waveform Recordings & founder of Raw Loops. Having both music production and DJ experience on an international level. Performing at clubs such as Stereo Montreal, Space Miami, Womb Tokyo, Output Brooklyn, Pacha NY and many other great venues, he brings an innovative sound which is captivating and stylistically unpredictable.