Biography

This Human Condition is a British electronic musical duo formed in January 2015 by Jamie Jamal and Jason Lee Mince a.k.a (Mister Minchie) The duo joined Teknofonic Recordings [http://teknofonic.com/artist/this-human-condition] in May 2015 and released the EP 'Rise' on June 2nd, 2015 [https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/rise-ep/id992230114] They began work on their debut album working with Moridcus, Insulin Junky, Stephen Howell and Paul Whitrow. Their debut album 'Project Zero' [https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/project-zero/id1091655781] was released on April 8th, 2016. Their first single Telepathic Heights released in June 2016 is about a riot that took place in the Stokes Croft area of Bristol in 2011. [https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/telepathic-heights-single/id1122175712] The second single Breaking The Code released on January 31st, 2017 [https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/breaking-the-code-single/id1190017354] a song about enigma code breaker Alan Turing, coincidently released on the same day as thousands of gay men were pardoned for gross indecency in the UK. All releases are available on most digital and streaming platforms including Spotify [https://open.spotify.com/artist/0znj3BvnqshksXTAAszM8W] Psychotropic (Lobotomy Mix) a track from Project Zero is featured on Teknofonic Essentials vol 1 released in April 2016 [https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/teknofonic-essentials-vol-1/id1098243188] Telepathic Heights from Project Zero is featured on Vol 2 Released Dec 2016 [https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/teknofonic-essentials-vol-2/id1178796011]  Both compilation albums featuring various artist on the Teknofonic label. [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Teknofonic_Recordings]

This Human Condition is mentioned in the Huffington Post as part of the album review[http://www.huffingtonpost.com/morena-duwe/new-album-reviews-teknofo_b_9544002.html] The track 'Rise' has been played on BBC Radio6Music BBCintroducing by Tom Robinson [https://soundcloud.com/this-human-condition/rise-on-bbcintroducing] in June 2016 and featured on Tom's personal mix tape. Rusty Egan (Blitz Kid, Visage, Ultravox) has played 4 tracks from Project Zero on his Electronic Family Tree Radio Show [https://www.mixcloud.com/rustyegan/etf-2016-06-25/] Jim Gellatly has played Telepathic Heights and Breaking The Code on his radio show on Amazing Radio [http://amazingtunes.com/thishumancondition/thc]  The duo ran 2 successful completed Pledge Music campaigns to help fund the making of their EP & LP [http://www.pledgemusic.com/projects/thishumanconditionrise-ep] & [http://www.pledgemusic.com/projects/thishumancondition-projectzero] The duo consider themselves mostly a D.I.Y band and self-manage. Although the duo is signed to a small independent label this mostly means Teknofonic deal with the digital side of releases.

They have been playlisted by many community radio stations around the world including Amazing Radio, Channel Radio, Glastonbury FM, RKC Radio (France) Artefaktor Radio (Mexico) Radio Coolio (Canada) Valley Fm (Australia) 

TV - The Bristol Music Show. https://youtu.be/-jEp6zAtX8I

Press including Huffington Post, Songwriting magazine, Electronic North, Essentially Pop and Shining Lights.

[http://www.huffingtonpost.com/morena-duwe/new-album-reviews-teknofo_b_9544002.html]

[http://www.songwritingmagazine.co.uk/interviews/introducing-this-human-condition/24194]

[http://www.electronicnorth.co.uk/new-music-this-human-condition-breaking-the-code]

[http://essentiallypop.com/epop/2017/01/this-human-condition-celebrate-alan-turing-with-new-song-breaking-the-code

[https://www.shininglights.co.uk/articles/interview-with-this-human-condition]

Live - This Human Condition have performed live in many Bristol venues including, The Louisiana, The Fleece, The Bierkeller & Hamilton House.

In the summer of 2017, This Human Condition performed at Glastonbury Festival, Rough Trade in Nottingham, Weston Pride (Weston-super-mare) Listen up Britain in London at Birthday's (Dalston) Electronic night in Whitechapel

The Memorial Stadium (Bristol Rovers ground) Bearpit, Rex concept store in Cabot Circus.

(Updated November 2017)

Where can I buy Project Zero + Rise on CD? 

Rex - The Concept Store, Cabot Circus, Bristol, (Including T-shirts) UK

Rise Music independent Record Store - The Triangle, Bristol, UK

Coexist Shop in Hamilton House, Stokes Croft, Bristol. UK

Trading Post, Stroud, UK

Swordfish, Birmingham. UK

Big Cartel Online shop Worldwide

Plus all the streaming and digital download platforms in the world

A tribute tlo Chester Bennington of Linkin Park.

Free Download of This Human Condition's cover of Numb (Linkin Park) which features on the Halloween Masquerade album put together by The Doncaster Electronic Foundation. You can also watch the live video of This Human Condition performing the track in London recently. 

BBC Introducing with Tom Robinson on 6 music

An interview with This Human Condition

Mister Minchie and Jamie Jamal talking music. 

Instagram https://instagram.com/thishumancondition/

This Human Condition’s second single from their debut album ‘Project Zero’ is set to a dark, twisting and introspective atmosphere with Erasure-esque soundscapes. Written on the day Alan Turing received a posthumous royal pardon, ‘Breaking The Code’ is a tribute to the enigma code breaker.

By strange Coincidence released on January 31st, 2017.

The Same day as thousands of gay people were pardoned for past convictions.

The release features two contrasting remixes from Sauerwelt and LPF. 

About


This Human Condition is Jamie Jamal & Misterminchie. Formed in Bristol (UK) in January 2015, blending many different styles of electronica including house, trance, dub-step, synthpop and trip-hop and creating a sort of Handbag punk sound. Think Early Depeche Mode meets a darker Erasure! Signed to Teknofonic, New York. 

Performed at Glastonbury Festival (2017) Played on BBC6Music by Tom Robinson on his BBC-introducing show. The duo has released debut EP Rise and LP Project Zero after running two successful pledge music campaigns to help fund both EP & LP.

Singles include Telepathic Heights and Breaking The Code. Both played by Rusty Egan on his Radio show including many radio stations around the world (Artefaktor Radio, Amazing Radio, Shoreditch FM) Performing at venues such as Rough Trade in Nottingham, Birthday's in London, Bristol, Fleece, Bierkeller and Lousiana and Weston Pride. The duo is currently working on the new music. 




Tom Robinson played Rise by This Human Condition on his BBC6Music introducing show and also featuring it on his "Personal Selection" Mixtape.



Listen to the show on the SoundCloud link below.