Latest Release

Mirdaor. Selected Works 2005-2015 Animat’s fourth full-length album is out now, and is a retrospective of their 10 years of writing and performing together

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Animat have appeared at arthouse cinemas, festivals and other venues across the UK with their unique 'soundtracking' interpretations of weird and wonderful films. Their performances incorporate specially written music, dialogue, effects and remixed themes from the original score and carefully chosen tracks from Animat's eclectic DJ archive. Screenings in 2014 have included John Carpenter's Dark Star and the award-winning animation Belleville Rendezvous. See the LIVE page for more details of these and previous soundtracks. Animat are currently developing new film projects to see the light of day in 2015 - contact for bookings or enquiries.


Musicians. producers and DJs Mark Daly and Michael Harding have been working together as Animat since 2004. They have released music on the Big Chill, Dubmission and Bloodsugar labels, appeared on numerous compilations, remixed tracks  for Pitch Black, Banco de Gaia and Deep Dive Corp, and  had music used in multimedia projects at Tate Britain and New York’s Leverhouse Gallery.

Animat have also established a national reputation for their innovative series of soundtracking events.


Latest compilations and remixes:

an Unstable Planet