Steve Milanese is an experimental grime/dub producer from London, UK. He first recorded the track Cognac for Various Production in 2003, then followed it in 2004 with “1 Up” EP for Warp. In 2006 he released his first full-length album, “Extend”, on Planet Mu including a collaboration with Virus Syndicate called “Dead Man Walking”. 2007 saw the release of two more singles, feature on multiple Planet Mu compilations, plus a remix album “Adapt”, which contained remixes by Hrdvsion, Clark, DJ Distance, and Venger. As of 2008 Milanese has toured the USA west coast, including San Francisco.
Virus Syndicate are DJ/producer MRK1 and MCs JSD, Goldfinger & Nika D. Hailing from Manchester. MRK1 (Formerly Mark One) is one of the leading heads in the ever evolving dubstep scene and combined with his heavy electro, grime, hip hop and jungle influence his sound provides a super-sonic platform for the lyrically astounding mc’s. From satire to irony, humour to sincere, gangster to political commentary… Virus Syndicate offer an interesting perspective on life and a much needed breath of fresh air for the urban/dance crossover fan base.