Thursday 31 July 2014

DJ Benny B - Early 80s Old School R&B Mix

Recent computer problems (yes, again) and insanely hot weather have meant I haven't posted for a while. Check Benny B's new mix of 80s classics whilst I prepare to resume normal service...

Saturday 12 July 2014

DJ Swing on Choice FM (1995)

45 minutes of the late DJ Swing of London's Boogie Bunch in the mix on Choice FM back in 1995. He kicks things off with some classic Juice Crew/Cold Chillin selection and then runs through some newer Hip Hop and R&B jams...


Swing sadly passed away in 2006. There's a good write up on him here.

Friday 11 July 2014

Blufoot - The Resolution Will Not Be Memorised (1999)

Nice mixtape of late 90s US and UK boom bap biz from DJ/producer Blufoot. One for the Mr Bongo/Deal Real crew...


This one courtesy of ya boy Junior Pepaseed

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Sunday 6 July 2014

Kay Slay & Cutmaster C - Get Down Or Lay Down (2002)

The Drama King teams with up with Cutmaster C for this one. Highlights include the Dipset freestyle and Big Noyd rapping over the Roc The Mic instrumental. Beef was in fashion back then so you also get KRS One dissing Nelly and Jermaine Dupri having a pop at Dre & Timbaland...


Saturday 5 July 2014

Frank The Butcher & DJ 7L - Bad Boy: Original Samples Mix (2014)

Another DJ 7L and Frank The Butcher sureshot. This is the Bad Boy: Original Samples Mix. It's a mix of samples used on Bad Boy releases, obviously...

Wednesday 2 July 2014

J Rocc - The Get On Down Mix (2014)

A bit weird that a DJ as established as J Rocc is entering DJ competitions to win free records but at least he threw this mix of golden era joints together for us....