Also one half of ‘Mandal & Forbes’ Michael Mandal has been a DJ for over 12 years under his alias ‘Mick Willow’ He has held residencies all over the world including Ibiza, Marbella & Dubai as the tour DJ for the Candypants brand.
2 years ago Michael decided it was time to start producing and along came ‘Say What’ which was a big hit amongst the Dublin house scene.
Next up was the massive release ‘Never Let Go’ on Armada Records featuring the vocals from the infamous house diva Dani Clay! ‘On The Run’ was then snapped up by Toolroom’s sub label ‘Love & Other’ where it rocketed into the beatport top 20 House Chart and was supported by some huge names including MK, Mark Knight, Blonde, Danny Howard to name a few.
It was also one of the tracks of Ibiza 2015 getting hammered all over the Island! Most recently ‘I Don’t Know’ has had a full UK release on 3Beat records and is looking like a chart topper! Already supported by the world’s elite we expect huge things for the track! It has quickly became a favourite for BBC Radio 1’s Greg James & Danny Howard after appearing on R1 Dance Anthems for 6 consecutive weeks in a row.
Michael has had official remixes under the alias ‘Mandal & Forbes’ for Number 1 tracks such as David Zowie – House Every Weekend, Philip George – Wish You Were Mine, Lost Frequencies – Are You With Me & Low Steppa – So Real! With a hectic schedule building up we see a very prosperous year for this rising star!