Mark Caramelli and Paul Hargreaves have long been causing a stir as Death on the Balcony. Their style fuses a range of influences from disco and deep house right through to techno depending on the time, space and environment. Nowadays releasing on Lee Burridge & Matthew Dekay’s label All Day I Dream, Dikso & Holic plus remixing for Berlin’s Chopstick & Johnjon’s label, SUOL, they have previously impressed on labels like Culprit LA, Pets Recordings, Silver Network, Smoke N Mirrors and Akbal Music.
As well as regular gigs around the UK, they have been playing festivals venues, & cities worldwide such as BPM (Mexico), Electric Pickle (Miami), Watergate (Berlin), Hideout (Croatia), Detroit, NYC, Mexico City, Chicago, Paris, Barcelona, San Francisco & Colombia. Whether it’s disco inflected fuel or house rhythms, these eclectically deft producers will juxtapose anything they lay their hands upon, mixing the beat of the drum with the melodic buzz of a hazy brain. 2013 saw the launch of DOTB’s own imprint, Vice&Virtue Recordings, which endeavours to release quality, honest music, on vinyl and digitally, that is aimed at the dance floor with a view to integrity, longevity and varied musicality. As one of the UK’s more versatile duos, Death on the Balcony continue to evolve and deliver a unique, well-timed narrative of the best sounds around…
Listen to their last podcast for KMAH radio
Death on the Balcony are now available for bookings!