Future Classics

Future Classic: Mister Jason Has A Posse (DJ Format’s “A-Z Of Classic Breaks” Remix)


The drumbreak is the cornerstone of record digging, beatmaking and general vinyl nerdery. Well this DJ Format track is the epitome of break mixing; literraly covering the lexicon of classic drumbreaks. Each letter of the alphabet is associated with one or more drum break and an MC performs alphabetical aerobics over the breakbeat. Try to I.D them all!

A – Apache/Amen break
B – Big Beat / Bustin’ Loose
C – Champ / Cramp Your Style
D – Different Strokes / Dance To The Drummer’s Beat
E – Escapism / Engine No.9
F – Free Your Mind/ Funky President
G – God Made Me Funky / Good Times/Get Up, Get into It, Get Involved
H – Hook n Sling / Hot Pants Road/House Of Rising Funk
I – It’s My Thing / Impeach The President
J – The Jam / Johnny The Fox
K – Kool Is Back
L – Last Night Changed It All
M – More Peas
N – Nautilus
O – Ode To Billy Joe
P – Pussy Footer
Q – Quiller
R – Rock Steady
S – Same Old Thing / Synthetic Substitution
T – Mardi Gras / Tramp / Think
V -Vulture-Labi Siffre
W – Wildstyle (Subway Theme) / Walk On Guilded Splinters – Johnny Jenkins
X – Rated X
Y – You Can Make It If You Try
Z – Zimba Ku

DJ Asma

DJ Asma

A Montreal native with West-African roots, Antoine started developing a love for records when his father passed his collection of French, African, Caribbean and Brazilian classics onto him. Ever since, the collector turned selector has spent countless hours in musky basements both here and abroad (Dakar, Lima, Paris, Quito, Rio) in the never-ending search for the perfect beat!