Skratch Bastid & The Gaff “Soul Sisters, Stand Up!”
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Soul

Skratch Bastid & The Gaff “Soul Sisters, Stand Up!”

Uhh-ohhh! Anytime the homie Skratch Bastid drops a mixtape all the DJ’s sweat a little because they know the shit is gonna be dope and hard to top! I mean, all real DJ’s have their own voice, their own style and approach but let’s just say I wouldn’t want to …

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Disclosure Mix on Mary Anne Hobbs’ XFM Show
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House / Techno UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Disclosure Mix on Mary Anne Hobbs’ XFM Show

I must say that amidst this whole wave of nostalgia with the whole 90’s house and garage sound there are very few productions that truly stand out. The one thing that is generally lacking from most of these releases is quite simply originality. I hate listening to a song that …

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Guest Mixes: Eclectic Summer Mix by Fullrange
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Soul

Guest Mixes: Eclectic Summer Mix by Fullrange

Here is a brand new mix from longtime MIMS collaborator FullRange. You really need to check out his mixcloud channel for some dope mixes ranging from Soulful to Jazzy stuff. Lots of great discoveries on this one. Fullrange: “In this two hour cloudcast, I decided to offer you a personal …

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MOOVMNT “Glimmering Fractions : Mix 06 Pearl”
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Soul

MOOVMNT “Glimmering Fractions : Mix 06 Pearl”

The “Glimmering Fractions” mixes from the Moovmnt.com crew has very quickly grown into one of the mix series that i’m truly excited about. It’s a great extension of what they are all about: next level soul music. And as far as that sound goes, they are pretty much the kings …

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Jazz Amnesty Sound System #23
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Jazz

Jazz Amnesty Sound System #23

This Jazz Amnesty Sound System mix is dedicated to the institution of the big band within the legacy of jazz, spanning the years 1935 to 2009. Unleashing these caged jazz orchestras from their vinyl grooves is always a pleasure and a great way to start the summer with some swing. …

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Jazz Amnesty Sound System #19
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Jazz

Jazz Amnesty Sound System #19

Music from the cosmos for the cosmos. “Coming together – to celebrate being together; exploring inner space . . . sculpting sound from silence. The spiritual space between one note and another.” J.a.s.s. #19 by Jazz Amnesty Sound System on Mixcloud

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UK Hip Hop 82/93 tape by Richard Russell & Trevor Jackson
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Hip-Hop

UK Hip Hop 82/93 tape by Richard Russell & Trevor Jackson

via FACTMAG.com: Vintage homegrown hip-hop doesn’t often get the attention – or, indeed, the kudos – it frequently deserves. In order to redress the balance, XL boss Richard Russell (most recently heard behind the boards on Bobby Womack’s The Bravest Man In The Universe) has teamed up with associate Trevor …

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Jazz Amnesty Sound System #24
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Jazz

Jazz Amnesty Sound System #24

Yet another JAZZ excursion from the Jazz Amnesty Sound System boys (Andy Williams & Dj Luv) who are doing an absolutely wonderful job of sharing and educating us on the endless history of jazz music. JASS #24 focuses mainly on hard bop (approx mid-50’s). You know: Miles, Hank Mobley, Art …

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MOOVMNT “Glimmering Fractions : Mix 04 Diamond”
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Beats Soul

MOOVMNT “Glimmering Fractions : Mix 04 Diamond”

via the homies at Moovmnt.com: “Eventhough it’s a national holiday over here, we’re still keeping up our end of the bargain. Already the 4th installment of our monthly “Glimmering Fractions” mix series. This time the focuss is more on recent music, but I’m sure you guys are going to like …

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