• Real name
    Mike Paradinas
  • Aliases
    µ-Ziq, Jake Slazenger, Kid Spatula, Tusken Raiders, Rude Ass Tinker, Gary Moscheles, Slag Boom Van Loon, Mike & Rich
  • Location
    United Kingdom
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  • Michael Paradinas (born 1971) records primarily under the name µ-Ziq (pronounced "music") in addition to a large number of aliases. He runs the british electronic label Planet Mu and first emerged on Rephlex in 1993 with the album 'Tango N'Vectif' and..

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  • 20 Jun 2011

    RA's Andrew Ryce travels to Brighton to sit down with the man behind the label with one of the most furious release schedules in the world, Planet Mu's Mike Paradinas.

Past events

  • RA Pick
    • Fri, 12 Oct 2018

      No Bounds Festival 2018

      Errorsmith, rRoxymore, Batu, Demdike Stare, Mark Fell, Volvox, µ-Ziq, Daniel Avery, Lo Shea, Paula Temple, Wanda Group, Adrian Sherwood, Jensen Interceptor, Phatworld, Kerrie, Aïsha Devi, Machine Woman, Minor Science, Winston Hazel, a-bee, Spooky, Giant Swan, Blasha & Allatt, CPSmith, Ifeoluwa, DJ Storm, Coucou Chloe, Klein, object blue, Proteus, Kampire, Rian Treanor, IMOGEN, Afrodeutsche, A-Bee (UK), Sarah Davachi, Algobabez, Ben Suff Donk, Class Compliant Audio Interfaces, co34pt, Joe Muggs, Sounds of Sisso, Thorpey, Joe Beedles, Theo Burt, Ewa Justka, Venz, digital selves
      TBA - Sheffield
      No Bounds is back for round two with a special lineup that features Errorsmith, object blue and more. Plus, we're hosting Daniel Avery, Paula Temple, Volvox, rRoxymore, Giant Swan and Machine Woman on the RA stage.

    RA Pick
    • Sat, 22 Sep 2018

      Soft Centre 2018

      Youssef, µ-Ziq, Andy Garvey, Fabrics, Ziúr, Elena Colombi, Robin Fox, Harold, Milkffish
      A one-of-a-kind event in Sydney, Soft Centre's return to Casula Powerhouse will delight fans of all things experimental, dark and out-there.