Recommended mixes and playlists


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ok - obviously a difficult thread to start without inviting spam or self-promotion - neither of which will be tolerated.

the rule is this:

1) recommend either a mix on youtube, a youtube playlist, a spotify playlist, a soundcloud, mixcloud mix or direct download (you get the idea - other formats tolerated)

2) must be by a third, unrelated party.

3) one mix per post.

4) the more wide-ranging musically the better. new or old music. mix can be strictly hip-hop or strictly rock music - but both would be eligible. as would a genre pile-up.

5) has to be ABSOLUTELY EXCELLENT. no chaff pls.
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Not really a fan of Bukem as a producer, but this is one of the best jungle mixes ever recorded during the golden years:

2-01 Studio Pressure -- Book Of Changes
2-02 Appaloosa -- Unplugged (Chaos & Julia Set Remix) Remix -- Chaos & Julia Set
2-03 Photek -- Feeling Up
2-04 D.O.P.E. -- Travelling Part II
2-05 Sounds Of Life (2) -- Release The Bells
2-06 Studio Pressure -- Relics
2-07 Plasmic Life -- Water Baby
2-08 Red One -- Alive And Kickin'
2-09 Randall & Andy C -- Sound Control
2-10 Nookie -- Only You
2-11 Studio Pressure -- Presha 3
2-12 FBD Project -- Journeys
2-13 Higher Sense -- Cold Fresh Air


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All of the The Rub mixes are excellent, Ive had 92-94 at hand for years now:

If I had to pick one, I guess it would be 93...

1. Souls of Mischief – 93 Til Infinity
2. Cypress Hill – Insane In The Brain
3. Black Moon – Who Got Da Props
4. Lords of the Underground – Chief Rocker
5. Wu-Tang Clan – Protect Ya Neck
6. M.O.P. – How About Some Hardcore
7. Beatnuts – Psycho Dwarf
8. Onyx – Slam
9. Run DMC f. Pete Rock – Down With the King
10. KRS One – Sound of the Police
11. Fat Joe – Flow Joe
12. Masta Ace, Inc – Born to Roll
13. Snoop Doggy Dogg – The Shiznit
14. MC Breed f. Tupac – I Gotta Get Mine
15. De La Soul – Breakadawn
16. A Tribe Called Quest – Award Tour
17. Leaders of the New School – What’s Next + Large Pro Remix
18. Nubian Crackers f. Artifacts – Do You Wanna Hear It
19. Funkmaster Flex – Six Million Ways to Die
20. KRS One – Outta Here
21. Del tha Funkee Homosapien – Catch A Bad One
22. Casual – I Didn’t Mean To
23. Ice Cube – You Know How We Do It
24. Domino – Ghetto Jam
25. The Nonce – Mix Tapes
26. Freestyle Fellowship – Inner City Boundaries
27. Boss – Deeper
28. Tupac – Keep Your Head Up
29. Redman – All Night Long
30. Tragedy aka Intelligent Hoodlum – Grand Groove
31. Wu-Tang Clan – Can It Be All So Simple
32. Jeru tha Damaja – Come Clean
33. Big L – Devil’s Son
34. Ultramagnetic MCs – Two Brothers With Checks
35. Beatnuts – Reign of the Tec
36. KRS One – Hip-Hop vs Rap
37. Tupac ft Digital Underground – I Get Around
38. Snoop Doggy Dogg – Gin and Juice
39. Ice Cube ft Das EFX – Check Yo Self
40. Too Short – Don’t Fight the Intro
41. RBL Posse – Bammer Weed
42. Tha Alkaholiks – Only When I’m Drunk
43. LL Cool J – Pink Cookies in a Plastic Bag
44. Wu-Tang Clan – Method Man
45. Wu-Tang Clan – Wu-Tang Clan Ain’t Nothin to Fuck With
46. De La Soul – Ego Trippin (Part Two)
47. A Tribe Called Quest – Electric Relaxation


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Ive been obsessed with a French guy named Boebis who writes two thousand word blog entries about obscure points in the history of samba music. He has a blog called Bonjour Samba and posts mixes at Sounds and Colours:
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Woebot do you mean that the mix itself has to be wide-ranging musically or that the thread can encompass all sorts of genres?

Because if it's the latter then Mickey Finn's set for Roasts Christmas Party 1994 is a must. Not just one of my favourite mixes, but one of my favourite 'albums' (maybe THE favourite) of all time.


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Woebot do you mean that the mix itself has to be wide-ranging musically or that the thread can encompass all sorts of genres?

Yeah, and what about 'Recommended mixes AND playlists'? Its like saying "Recommended paintings and... ...colours?" ;)


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Keith P's Stateside connection. Found myself coming back to this again and again. Tails off a bit at the end but still great. Thanks again to nomos for reupping it.

1.Wonder Feat. Sway-Call My Name(Dub)
2.Dizzee Rascal-Respect Me(XL Recordings)
4.Swisha House-Still Tippin' Instrumental(White)
5.Ruff Squad-Love U Feel(White)
6.Davinche-F Loote(Paperchase)
7.Essentials-Shut Down Shop-(Paperchase)
8.Skepta-Private Caller Rmx(Mastabeatz)
10.D Double E & Footsie-Prang Man(Braindead & Lockdown Entertainment)
11.Eastwood-Bad Riddim Vocal(Dub)
12.Kano Feat. Ghetto-Typical Me(679)
14.Sticky Feat. SLK-Hype Hype(White)
15.Akala-Roll Wid Us(D'Explicit Rmx)
16.Fire Camp-No(White)
17.Roll Deep-When I'm 'Ere(Relentless)
18.Flowdan-Heat Up Freestyle(Creeper Vol.1)Dub
19.Wiley-Colder Rmx
20.Lethal B-Fwd Riddim(Snowman Rmx)White
21.Bossman-Bongo Eyez 2(White)
22.DJ Dreddy-Black Ops Mashup(Sub Low.Fm)
23.DJ Oddz-Champion Vip(Southside Recordings)
24.Plasticman-Cha(Terrorhythm Recordings)
26.Alias Feat. The Sugababes and Crazy Titch-Gully(White)
27.Big Ed-Frontline(Davinche Rmx)FL Records
28.Kano-P's and Q's(679)
29.DJ Q Feat. L Man-Ghetto Life(Dub)
30.Low Deep-Str8 Flush(Colourfulstate Recordings)
31.Imp Batch-Gype Riddim(In The Hood Records)
32.Wiley-Icepole Rmx(White)
33.Plasticman-Be There or Be Square(Terrorhythm Recordings)
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Woebot do you mean that the mix itself has to be wide-ranging musically or that the thread can encompass all sorts of genres

the latter.

not about genre pile-ups within mixes but stuff from all over the shop - but if they're good - bring 'em on.


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My favourite ...mix? Was what Screw was doing, can that be called that? But my favourite is this anyway, 27th June, it's just amazing. Relentless, endless, eternal.

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