Tony Hopkins aka. Youngblackmane is a producer, DJ, and creative originating from Turku, Finland.
His journey has already seen him organizing countless underground events with the likes of Mr.Tophat & Art Alfie, Lobster Theremin, Of Paradise, Lapien, Makam, Malin Genie, S.A.M., Patrick Holland, Demuja and many more.
Tony is also known for bringing the infamous VISIO Festival to life as one of the key founders of the festival as well as produce and host a biweekly radio show at Helsinki’s Bassoradio with DEEPINRECORDS and Mood Of The Era.
A significant step in his continuous path to being an established and Internationally respected artist was the creation of Mood Of The Era aka. MOTE Records.
Since 2017, Youngblackmane has quietly expanded the MOTE authority with 12 releases and over 40 audiovisual events.
Currently based in Rotterdam, Netherlands the future holds major things for this young aspiring professional as he continues to maintain a busy DJ schedule playing his signature, emotionally charged rhythmic house, and techno sounds, whilst leading the MOTE creative agency in various interesting events and projects.
The Blanko gig comes at an exciting time, just days before MOTE's biggest dancefloor release to-date with Bristol-based Litherland.
To celebrate the release Youngblackmane has created a dedicated set traveling effortlessly from minimal house to breaks and from dubby techno to electro. Strictly for the dancers and music heads alike.