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Everyone once in awhile, while browsing the flotsam and jetsam of the internet, you come across someone that really has a serious passion about music. DJ Blick, of Germany, is one of those folks. I came across his mix series while browsing DOA‘s mix forums and was astounded at the amount of music he’s put […]

I missed this a few months ago while cruising the Metalheadz forums. This mix dates back to 1995 when cassette tapes were still the preferred medium for distributing a mix. It’s pure “intelligent” (or to use the more PC term, atmospheric) drum&bass. Bailey – Intelligence Studio Mix (1995) Filetype: zip/mp3 Time: Side A 46min / […]

Given my propensity to be really into beat-driven music, it should come as no surprise that I prefer instrumental hip-hop to the lyrical variety. Not that there’s anything wrong with vocal hip-hop, but I often feel like the beats are lost in translation. Here’s a double shot of instrumental hip-hop that’s perfect for anytime of […]

What do you get when you combine dancehall vocals with UK funky house (aka 4/4 UK Garage)? Gabriel Heatwave’s Funky Bashment mix. This mix was originally featured on XLR8R’s Podcast in late September. If you dig this type of vibe you can get more from Heatwave’s website/blog. The Heatwave – Funky Bashment Mix (right click, […]

If you love the Purple One, you’re going to wet yourself over this Prince mix by Canadian DJ U-Tern. Check the tracklist below… Tracklist: Prince – Wet Dream Cousin (Unreleased) Prince – Something In The Water (Does Not Compute) (Demo Version) Prince – Do Yourself A Favour (Unreleased) Prince – I Could Never Take The […]