On the Decks:Blend Mishkin ( BlendMishkin.com / Cast-A-Blast.com / GRE )He was born and raised in Athens. The last 15 years he was djing and producing music under various names and has been releasing it through labels like Cooking/ Good Looking (UK), Pork Recordings (UK), Shadow Records (US), Irish Moss (IR), Gamm (SE), Bstrd Boots (US), Cast-a-Blast (GR), Rebtuz (UK) and Nice Up (UK).
His Remix and production work include Dub Pistols, Wax Tailor, The Hot 8 Brass Band, DJ Spooky, Dirty Dubsters, Grant Phabao and vocalists Gappy Ranks, Carlton Livingston, Jamalski, Sani Showbizz, Screechy Dan, African Simba, Peppery and BnC among others.
In 2006 he co-found Cast-a-Blast, a recording label featuring artists such as BNC, Turntable Dubbers, Palov & Mishkin, Max Rubadub and Clinton Sly.
His DJ travels has taken him to Denmark, UK, Turkey, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland, Bulgaria, Austria and other nice places while in Athens he co-run “Mammy Hot Daddy Cool” nights with partner DJ Anna Mystic and the infamous Rewind Guaranteed!
His musical range is hence very broad and is one of the factors that make his live sets into unforgetable experiences! His heart belongs to Progressive Black Music, which form the backbone of his distinctive and bodacious groove.
He developed his own unique style via Percussive Funk to encompass Breaks, Bass and D&B, spiced with Acid, Soul, Hip Hop, Rocksteady, Ska, Rock n´ Ragga.