Booker Matt Almeida tells us word has been slowly but surely getting out about Nocturne's existence, both in Toronto's goth scene and to music fans in general. The former Big Bop booker and musician is attempting to connect the space's spooky past (costumed events, etc) with the sounds of the present.
Golfetto is unassuming and laid back, but you'd never know it walking into a room while he's playing. The live energy of his fast paced drop-it-while-it's-hot audio style knocks out any doubt as to if mash-up DJs are intriguing or dumb - they're really fucking fun. The first time I saw 7x7 live was a total "I get it now" moment. Cue choral synths.
The story is familiar: Pretty Pretty Records happened naturally, a matter of right time, right place, and right people. The three minds - and musical talents - behind Pretty Pretty are united in their vision of Toronto as a breeding ground for weird yet danceable electronic artists, so we've done what was most natural to us: asked them to make a mixtape!