The Mint Collective










The Mint Collective increases visibility for creative endeavors through music, the arts, live events and conversation.

Our mission is to foster a learning environment through creative expression and exploration.

We ♥ We ♥ music, the arts, creating, traveling, technology, food and drink, laughing and lots more. Its fun, really, sometimes even splendid.


Minty Fam
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bozak
j. marie
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Roman Rauch | Can’t Get Enough

Whoa!  Just got put on to a Viennese dj/producer by the name of Roman Rauch who is no newbie to the music game.  Homie has some crazy eclectic beats on deck!  Hosting a monthly radio show together with Sam Irl (Fresh Minute) and Josef Eisl (RBMA) they form Generell Deep.  Turns out dood likes to collaborate - working with Kid Sublime (Kindred Spirits, Jahwell), Philta (4Lux), Makula (Eklektik), Dorian Concept (Kindred Spirits), Duktus (Tokyo Dawn), Blunted Monkz (Faces), PowLee (Urban Legends) and Bartellow to name a few his credentials are looking pretty shiny!


Having just released his debut 12” Can’t get Enough via Tjumy Records last month - he’s already being recognized by the likes of Jay Scarlett, Rainer Trüby and Alan Brown. 

Give a listen to the EP below and support vinyl here.

can’t get enough ep by roman rauch

A bit about each track:

Can`t get Enough:
New York meets Chicago here with this deep house groover. A perfect combination of Disco loops,New York rhythms,Chicago jack beats and organic basslines bring this tune to life. A perfect warm-up record for that long, hot, sexy night that lies ahead.

Kikamba:
African drums and chants mix with a solid Chicago jack track. A fat groovy bassline and Armando style acid-synths top off this tune and bring it into the dancefloor primetime. Reminiscent of the best Relief & Trax records that came out in the mid-nighties and most definitely a hit.

My Soul:
Fine dub-house track with deep detroit chords & sweet vocal samples, all topped off with a distinct old school flavoured groove. A hypnotic tune that will carry you into the early morning

Bio Rhythm:
Incredibly deep, slo mo monster of a tune. Smooth, mysterious chords and synths give this track a Detroit feel whilst the disco elements and “Can,t You See” vocal samples pump up the fun factor. Wait for the Bass-Line and watch your more discerning dancefloor explode.



Roman Rauch | Bobs Revenge

greetings.  Last month we introduced Viennese producer/dj, Roman Rauch.  His eclectic uptempo style is super refined and his sound is really growing and developing nicely.  Check out his latest beat courtesy of Roman’s soundcloud.  It is danceable, groovy and yet no so housey that a non-house listener can enjoy right off the bat.  Tell us what you think minty@themintcollective.com

bobs revenge by roman rauch



Generell Deep Radio | Abby Lee Tee

imageSo we’ve been following Vienna-based Roman Rauch for a few years now from his productions to his mixes to the radio show and this dude never disappoints. We recently came across a really nice guest mix on Roman’s Generell Deep Radio Show from Abby Lee Tee (Austria) that was super amazing – sweet track selection and mix.

So, we share with you Abby’s lovely mix as well as some of his own productions. Fairy floss? Sweet.

Enjoy.


roots manuva - juggle tinges proper - big dad
common - tribute to flea isntr.  - mca
karriem riggins - esperanza
karriem riggins - summer maddness s.a.
gangstarr - just to get a rep - emi
mf doom - yellow dock - fatbeats
madlib - track two (madlib invazion)- stones throw
black milk - don cornelius - fatbeats
rednose distrikt - beat from rockwell 1 - rockwell
blu - since - nature sounds
kidsuke - harmonics pt 1 - project mooncircle
moody - born 2 die - kdj
tim toh - strawberryeater - philpot
rednose - beat from rockwelll 1 - rockwell
Hot Coins - Geek emotions (jacob korn remix) - sonar kollektiv
soul 223 - almost like it used to be - delsin
andres - hart plaza - la vida
anthony naples  - mad disrespect - saturday night
juju & jordash - loosey goosey - dekmantel
johannes albert - jmoo mf - frank musik
moonstarr - dust (todd sines remix) - public transit
Lupo - Empty Bottles feat Julian Hruza (Roman Rauch refix) - schönrbunner perlen
double identity  - we play the music (isoul8 remix) - voltage
ogris debris vs nina simone - see line woman (OD Edit) - cdr
funkinevil - dusk - wildoats
minor sick & abby lee tee - sunday day
 - ABBY LEE TEE GUESTMIX -
klaus - neph
theo parrish - reckasto / strange change
jan jelinek - moiré (piano & organ)
lol boys - changes (shlohmo remix)
the reboot joy confession - bless you so high
shigeto - field day (braille remix)
burial, four tet & thom yorke - ego
moodyman - i need you so much
fantastic mr. fox - yesterdays fall
disclosure - what`s in your head
jacques greene - (baby i don`t know) what you want
mosca - done me wrong
paskal & urban absolutes - still in love (roman rauch remix)