Hailing from Auckland, New Zealand, State of Mind are the duo of Stu Maxwell and Patrick Hawkins. Forming in 2005 they and have released 4 studio albums and 1 live album to date. Their latest album ‘Eat the Rich’ won 2014 Drum & Bass Arena album of the year.
The list of labels worked with reads like a who’s who of drum and bass. It includes Blackout, Eatbrain, BSE Recordings, Universal Records, Uprising, Shogun, Project 51, Viper, Subtitles, Eatbrain, FATE, Citrus, Bad Company, 31 Records, CIA and more. State of Mind are now signed exclusively to Black Sun Empire’s flagship ‘Blackout’ label.
State of Mind are well known as the former hosts of the hugely popular ‘Next Level’ 95BFM drum n bass show, now in a podcast format.