mandal & forbes

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Mandal & Forbes are quickly becoming one of the UK’s hottest duo’s in house music right now. Michael & Ian have been playing together for the last 10 years and have held residencies worldwide including Ibiza, Marbella & Dubai. With their own yearly sell event ‘Sin Sundays’ hosted in San Antonio’s infamous Ocean Club.Ian was the host of Liverpool’s biggest weekend radio show Juice FM for over 10 years and travelled the world with them doing live shows from Mambo in Ibiza.

Michael & Ian are also the tour DJ’s for the Leeds brand Candypants and are often flying out to Australia & Asia on tour. 3 years ago Mandal & Forbes finally got round to producing. First came ‘Never Let Go’ an updated & re-sung version of Tina Moore’s 1995 hit ‘Never Gunna Let You Go’ It was quickly signed up by Armin Van Burren’s Armada records and had a full release in 2015.After the success of ‘Never Let Go’ the guys where approached by 3beat Records to remix Philip George’s number 1 track ‘Wish You Were Mine’ The remix reached number 1 on the billboard charts & Number 4 on the Shazam house charts with over 100k Shazams.They then went on to remix, Lost Frequencies ‘Are You With Me’ Low Steppa’s ‘So Real’ David Zowie’s ‘House Every Weekend’ & Michael Mandal’s ‘I Don’t Know’Most recently Mandal & Forbes have been working very close with Tough Love’s label ‘Get Twisted Records’.

They have just remixed ASIAM ‘All Away’ which is doing big things on the house scene right now. They also have a future release with Defected DJ & Vocalist ‘Rae’ called ‘That Feeling’Keep a look out for future tracks on Toolroom, Armada and also their Free Download series on Soundcloud. With their schedule filling up fast, we have high hopes that these two will quickly become pioneers in house music.

Ian was the host of Liverpool’s biggest weekend radio show Juice FM for over 10 years and travelled the world with them doing live shows from Mambo in Ibiza. Michael & Ian are also the tour DJ’s for the Leeds brand Candypants and are often flying out to Australia & Asia on tour.

3 years ago Mandal & Forbes finally got round to producing. First came ‘Never Let Go’ an updated & re-sung version of Tina Moore’s 1995 hit ‘Never Gunna Let You Go’. It was quickly signed up by Armin Van Burren’s Armada records and had a full release in 2015.

After the success of ‘Never Let Go’ the guys where approached by 3beat Records to remix Philip George’s number 1 track ‘Wish You Were Mine’. The remix reached number 1 on the billboard charts & Number 4 on the Shazam house charts with over 100k Shazams. They then went on to remix, Lost Frequencies ‘Are You With Me’ Low Steppa’s ‘So Real’ David Zowie’s ‘House Every Weekend’ & Michael Mandal’s ‘I Don’t Know’.

Keep a look out for future tracks on Toolroom, Armada and also their Free Download series on Soundcloud.
With their schedule filling up fast, we have high hopes that these two will quickly become pioneers in house music.