‘When I was a baby I took my first tiny steps trying to catch this black cat that moved around the house like a shadow’ – French producer Mikix The Cat is explaining the background of his chosen artist moniker and pauses for dramatic effect. ‘Since then I’ve been intrigued by the whole mythology surrounding our beloved felines.’
Veiled by whatever mystique or not, this young chap who currently divides his time between Paris and Berlin moves forward with the unpredictability and hard edged focus of a cheetah on the prowl. Taking his inspiration from ‘anywhere I can find it’, Mikix The Cat has a clear cut objective: ‘my goal is to make music that comes from the soul. When a new track starts to take shape I have no idea how it is going to sound in the end. I don’t care much for classificatio..