Mixtape
Mondays

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Ed Motta presents Vol. 2 of City Pop (mid-70’s Japanese Pop)

via Ed Mota (for Wax Poetics): City Pop is a sub-genre of J-Pop (Japanese Pop), but it’s more specific with a soulful element and influences from West Coast pop and soft rock, starting in the mid-’70s with the first groups formed by Tatsuro Yamashita and Haruomi Hosono. City Pop is …

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Future Classics

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Future Classics
UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Horsepower Productions “Crooks Crime & Corruption”

via Juno: Scholars of UK bass culture will know just how much of an integral role Horsepower Productions played in the formation of dubstep, teasing darker strains of sub-bass into garage at the turn of the century. Four years on from their last album, dubstep pioneers Horsepower Productions are back …

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Forgotten Treasures

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Forgotten Treasures
Afro Disco

Forgotten Treasure: Nel Oliver “Nel Oliver” (1980)

Over the last few years, under appreciated artists like Leon Ware and Leroy Hutson seem to have been rediscovered by a whole generation of new listeners. But another overlooked gem from the early 80’s soulful (last days of) disco era is this self-titled album by Benin singer-songwriter Nel Oliver. Recorded at Studio …

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Exclusive Guest Mixes

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Eclectic

Guest Mix: JONNY DROP (London, Albert’s Favourites)

At the end of 2015 came the first release from a very promising label called Albert’s Favourites. It was a lovely new school beat tape meet old school trip-top two sided 7 inch from London’s Jonny Drop who is the co-founder along with our friend Scrimshire and Dave Koor of The …

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