Category Archives: Turntablism

DJ Craze – New Slaves Routine

In my opinion, far too many turntablists seem to be intent on pursuing technicality and speed at the expense of musicality these days. Good to see someone like Craze embracing the advancement in technology, whilst putting together a truly musical, … Continue reading

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Ill Boogs & Shelley Mack – Best Kept Secrets Mix (Parts 1 & 2)

Every break was somebodies Best Kept Secret at one time – This on-going mix (part 2 and 3 coming soon, 4 later etc) came about as a result of two ageing B-boys training in the lab and sharing beats…. not … Continue reading

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Daptone Presents: The Poets of Rhythm feat. EDAN

Directed by Chris George. ‘The Poets of Rhythm Anthology: 1992-2003’ on Daptone Records OUT NOW!! Place your order here: http://bit.ly/18vfE99   A turntable routine *whilst* rapping over the top simultaneously?  That’ll be Edan then… PS The track in the video … Continue reading

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Copycat – Pause Tape 1 [Mixtape]

========================================================= New Download Link: copycatbeats.bandcamp.com/ It’s the ten year anniversary of the Pause Tape 1 [Mixtape] This mix was kinda done as a tribute to cut & paste dj tracks, mainly from people like Too Tuff from Philly’s Tuff Crew … Continue reading

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Skratch Bastid & The Gaff – SOUL SISTERS, STAND UP!

Part 1 – Stand Up!: Part 2 – Good Old Days And here’s a vid of Skratch Bastid & The Gaff cutting up 4 Freda Payne 45s to recreate JVC FORCE’s “Strong Island” beat. Taken from a practice session for … Continue reading

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Grand Master Flash – How to do a Break Mix 1983

Yeah!

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Byone’s Speed Booster

A handy little tool that automatically speeds up a deck in Serato, ideal for building up speed while learning / training scratches. Get It Here

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Boca 45 & DJ Format-Golden Era Party

Boca 45 & Format take turns playing 15 minutes each of old & new Hip Hop records with that ‘Golden Era’ sound. See one of their ‘vinyl only’ DJ sets at a club or party near you! ~For bookings in … Continue reading

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Sclass-bruk faderz 1999 mixtape

Old and gold mixtape from S Class, with an early appearance by Chris Groove on the intro. This takes me back to when I very first arrived in the ‘Bridge… Ahhh…. http://www.rhymepad-radio.co.uk

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Mr Margaret Scratcher’s “Rad Radio, Yo!” show – 28/07/12

Pew pew pew! Here’s Saturday’s show, for your listening pleasure! No guest mix, but there is a joke about a lawnmower and an audio tour of Scratch Towers… [audio:http://www.margaretscratcher.co.uk/mixes/MrMargaretScratcherShow28-07-12.mp3] Download here: RAD RADIO, YO! – 28/07/12 (Right click and ‘save … Continue reading

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