Dubspot Radio Podcast: Darker Than Wax + Exclusive Mix and Interview!

This week on Dubspot Radio, we are delighted to showcase Singapore’s Darker Than Wax label with two of their finest selectors, Marco Weibel and Mawkus. These two sit down with Pozibelle to discuss their roots as DJs and what’s in the future for Darker Than Wax. The interview is then followed by 30-minute mixes from both, packed with exclusives and rare cuts that we have come to expect from the forward thinking Darker Than Wax label. 

Darker Than Wax


Marco Weibel Tracklist

1. Jazz Work Shop – Mezare Israel Yekabtzenu
2. Tommy McCook – Music From South Side
3. Nick Wisdom – ATCQ – 1nce Again Remix
4. Swindail – Yum Cha Cloud
5. Miki Rose – Replay (DTW forthcoming)
6. Giorgio Oehlers – ??? (DTW forthcoming)
7. DO£ BOY – so…
8. Koolade – When Doves Fly
9. Talib Kweli – Leslie Nope
10. Drew Howard – You’re Not My Mans (Yung Sluga Edit)
11. Destiny’s Child – Lose My Breath (Jaël Edition)
12. Dego & Kaidi – Black Is Key
13. fzpz – Subtly, Gently
14. Penthouse Penthouse – 69 Camaro feat. Bobby Saint
15. Seven Davis Jr – Try Me (I’ll Funk You) (Mono/Poly Remix)
16. Deep Shoq – S.O.A.K. (DTW forthcoming)

Mawkus Tracklist

1. Call Me Like – Playa Del Ray
2. Rascal – Elhae’s Joint
3. AbJo – Hierophant
4. Trends – Catchphrase
5. Professa – Sexsay
6. Jap Staal – ???
7. Tajima Hal – For A While
8. IAMNOBODI – nevrturnaround
9. Roof and Genoa – Coin Operated
10. Full Crate – Cherrie Hats (feat. Chris Turner)
11. Sweatson Klank – Little Time To Fly
12. Jimmy Smith – I’m Gonna Love You (Push It Along)
13. L’Auberge Espagnole – La Cocinera
14. Olguita – Hay Un Sentimiento
15. Kabaka Pyramid – Get You
16. Charlotte Dos Santos – Move On (I’ve Tried)

Upcoming Shows

Family Affair (Marco Weibel, Mawkus & friends) @ Trophy Bar, Sunday 10/11 – 4pm till late
Mawkus & Marco Weibel @ Ace Hotel, Wednesday 10/14 – 8pm-1am // Darker Than Wax for Building Beats
Mawkus @ Meridian 23, Thursday 10/22 – 6pm-10pm
Marco Weibel @ W Hotel, Saturday 10/24 – 9pm-1:30am
FSQ, Marco Weibel & Mawkus @ Black Flamingo, Wednesday 11/4 10pm-4am // Soul Clap Records Night


About Marco Weibel

Brought up on a soul diet, DJ / selector Marco dabbles in things deep, funky, soulful, and raw. Originally from Singapore but now based in New York, his musical palette spans across a wide range of sounds from Jazz, Hip Hop, Boom Bap, Boogie, Afro/Brazilian, Deep House, UK Bass, and beyond. This talented cat has shared dance-floors with established tastemakers such as Francois K, Scratcha DVA (Hyperdub, UK), Krystal Klear (All City), and Pablo Valentino (FACES/MCDE) to name a few. Marco is also a core member of label/collective Darker Than Wax. He has his hands in running the labels US operations, design/merchandise and holding down as a resident DJ on the label. He also hosts the newly launched DTW radio alongside co-founder Funk Bast*rd and label mate Mawkus.

Connect with Marco on SoundCloud | Mixcloud | Instagram | Darker Than Wax

About Mawkus

Originally from Southern California, Mawkus has been a DJ, producer, and general music junkie for as long as he could remember. From his college radio roots, he found himself working as a radio DJ in San Diego. where he hosted and produced two weekly radio shows showcasing music from all over the world, both new and old, as well as jazz, blues, soul, funk, and everything in between. As a producer, his work has been featured all over ranging from LA’s KCRW to London’s Rinse FM in addition to countless sets from notable artists. With DJing, his deep musical aptitude has found him sharing the stage with a plethora of world-class talent from playing slow jams alongside the legendary Questlove in NY to grimy bass-heavy club cuts with Body High in Mexico.

Now currently residing in Brooklyn, he runs with Singapore-based label collective Darker Than Wax as a DJ in addition to managing A&R duties and playing DJ for Soul Clap’s FSQ.

Connect with Mawkus on Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | SoundCloud | Website | Darker Than Wax


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