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SOMETHING FOR THE WEEKEND: David Holmes, BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix [December 1993]

Northern Ireland’s David Holmes is today perhaps better known for his soundtrack work – including Hunger, Oceans Eleven, Buffalo Soldiers and Out of Sight, among others – but back in the early 90s, he cut his teeth at techno nights such as Sugar Sweet and Shake Yer Brain in Belfast… 76 more words


Classic Mix Series #4: François K - Essential Mix


  • Released: 2000
  • Label: London Records
  • Genre: Jazz-Funk, Dub, House, Techno, Deep House, Disco, Funk, Drum ‘n’ Bass
  • Format: x2 CD

Essential Mix, François Kevorkian’s two-disc meditation on the New York City dance scene over the preceding quarter-century, is appropriately expansive and all-embracing.

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Oliver Heldens returns to the Essential Mix as HI-LO

To be tapped for an Essential Mix at any age is a highly prestigious honor – indeed, there remain many veteran DJs who still have yet to step behind BBC Radio 1’s hallowed decks. 451 more words


Mura Masa stuns in his eclectic, emotive Essential Mix debut

As less than a week remains until July 14, Mura Masa has begun to share glimpses into his self-titled debut album. In the past two weeks, the British artist has shared four new songs off of the LP, featuring the likes of Bonzai, Tom Tripp, and the iconic Damon Albarn. 341 more words


Hunee - Essential Mix [BBC Radio 1]

“Hunee steps into the DJ booth with a crate-digging mix of hard-to-find techno, electronica, disco and afrobeat spanning five decades.” – BBC

Hunee – Essential Mix 2017-04-29 tracklist: 226 more words

New Mixes

Music Mondays

This very first edition of Music Mondays comes off the back of a very sunny April weekend. I was tempted to throw in a summer banger but I’ll keep the Ibiza anthems in my record bag for now. 130 more words

Music Mondays

Andrew Weatherall Essential Mix 1996


The Hydronaut vs Morgan Geist – Deep In The Feeling
Nimbus Quartet – Hep Cat Speaketh
Two Lone Swordsmen – Glide By Shooting
Two Lone Swordsmen – Spin Desire… 137 more words