- 6 years ago
Donnacha Costello mixes the latest Bodytonic podcast ahead of his album launch at the Twisted Pepper this Saturday.
Donnacha took some time out to chat with Kenny Hanlon on his podcast, his Minimise label and his new album.
Firstly, could you give us a bit of background on the podcast?
I decided to do something a little different for this one as I knew you guys were open to that. The mix is just over an hour long and consists of emotional music that could broadly be classed as "ambient". For me, "ambient" has always been an important part of what I do and it's nice to get a chance to compile some favourites. Now that I've made it I'll be happy to have it to listen to for myself.
I heard that part of the reason you discontinued the Minimise label was the association the actual name had with the minimal music emanating from Europe over the later part of the decade. But there has also being a certain change in direction in your sound with the new label too. Could you expand on tha