Mondo Records is one of the UK's premier dance labels specializing in house, trance and progressive house. Mondo Records was started in 2000 by DJ and internationally acclaimed record producer Darren Tate. Darren ‘DT8’ Tate is an award winning international producer and DJ born in London, England. As a classically trained musician versatile in piano, guitar, clarinet and orchestration, Darren has earned his reputation as one of Europe's leading producers, having worked with a wide range of international artists and writers.
He is also one of the worlds most successful dance producers, having had huge international hits with the likes of Jurgen Vries, Angelic, Orion, Citizen Caned and most recently DT8 Project. He has also worked with a huge array of top international artists and writers and has enjoyed much success in the areas of television, film and musical theatre.
Darren also has an ever-growing reputation as one of the worlds premiere DJ’s. As well as headlining major international events and touring across the globe he finds time to host the monthly ‘Mondo Sessions’ (with co-host Dale Corderoy), which is syndicated across a global international radio station network (including Ministry of Sound Radio, DI.FM, ETN, AH.FM, Slink FM, Rise FM, Fresh FM and others). In addition he has received rave reviews for his mix duties on albums such as ‘Beyond Euphoria (MOS)’, ‘Trance Republic (with John Askew and Agnelli & Nelson)’ and the hugely popular ‘Mondo Sessions’ series (co-mixed by Mike Koglin and Dale Corderoy).
Over the last few years our goal has been to release the most exciting, passionate and original new music while helping to develop and showcase up-and-coming artist and production talent from around the world.
Mondo Records is the home to the likes of Darren Tate, DT8 Project, Corderoy and more!