Long before I discovered the rave, I was into heavy metal and industrial music. My early influences ran the gamut from Pantera to Slayer to Ministry to KMFDM and everything in between. Listening to those bands is a primary reason drum&bass drew me in…it was dark, heavy, loud and in my opinion it might be […]

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 / […]

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 […]

DJ Andy Smith of Portishead fame has made quite a few of his DJ mixes available to the world at large. His Radio 1 Essential Mix set from April 1995 is probably the best of the efforts I’ve heard. Its a highly entertaining mix of hip-hop, jazz, classic Portishead tracks, and plenty of soul. Right […]

This one speaks for itself. Classic GZA and Wu-Tang. Filetype: mp3 Time: 1:20 Size: 85mb Bitrate: 192kbps GZA – Wordplay Master (Hosted by J-Love) Tracklist: 01. GZA-Fame (Remix) 02. GZA-Clan In Da Front 03. GZA-I Gotcha Back 04. GZA ft. Inspectah Deck, Masta Killa & Ol’ Dirty Bastard-Duel Of The Iron Mic 05. GZA ft. […]

Atlanta DJ, and all around good guy, Bobble checks in with links to some of his classic mixes. Bobble’s Podomatic Site. My personal favs: Wooly Pomposities “Side A of a mixtape made for the BULLETPROOF mixtape distributor in Pittsburgh, PA. Bulletproof are the folks who hosted Steel City Jungle, which is said to be the […]