Chris Mitchell



  • Chris Mitchell...
    Biography Chris Mitchell is a dj, producer, and co-owner of Vanguard Sound and Anunnaki Cartel. His releases span a variety of labels such as Sistrum, Plan B Recordings, Proper Traxx, and Argumento as well as his own imprints. Chris’emphasis in sound ranges from futuristic, soulful, to raw and gritty.His first experiences with music came during the early 90's when he began as a hip hop DJ. After meeting the DJ who would become his mentor, Chris was exposed to house music and later expanded his range to include several types of electronic music. Never being afraid of experimentation he played several clubs and parties in Tampa and made his way into production. Teaming up with long time friend and associate Amir Alexander Chris launched the Vanguard Sound and Anunnaki Cartel labels in order to remain uncompromising in his artistic vision. The pair have had several successful releases from themselves and artists including DJ Spider, Hakim Murphy, Dakini 9 and Joey Anderson. Chris has played several successful international dates including Bohemian Grove (Manchester), Deli (Tel Aviv), Concrete (Paris) and Deep Fried (Berlin).

    Selected discography

    V/A "Monsters EP" Gravitational Waves 2016 "Remnants" EP Anunnaki Cartel 2016 "Parallel Symbiotic" V/A 7AM EP Concrete Music June 2015 "Feng Shui Flow" Vanguard Sound November 2014 "Din Gir Dialectic" Anunnaki Cartel March 2014 "Eyedeal EP" Unlearn sept 2013 V/A "June in July" Argumento September 2013 "Lunar Tribunal EP" Plan B Recordings 2013 V/A "213NL" Vanguard Sound Vol.4 EP Anunnaki Cartel 2013 "Snakes Heat and Concrete" EP (vinyl only) Vanguard Sound 2013 V/A "Illuminescent Invasion" Introduction EP Anunnaki Cartel 2013 "Drum Trax" and "Fury" (split ep with Grey People) Proper Trax 2012 V/A "Brisk City" Sistrum Recordings 2012 "Phrenetic EP" (vinyl only) Vanguard Sound 2012 Ikenga Project Snow EP Sound Kymestry 2012 "Limitations Force Everything" (vinyl only)Vanguard Sound Vol. 3- Vanguard Sound 2012 "Excursions in Strife E.P" Plan B Recordings 2011 "84 E.P." (Vinyl only) Plan B Recordings 2011