Expansion Fest @ Rolling Rock, Dalston 19.08.18 – Big line up for charity!

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16 Aug

Expansion Fest @ Rolling Rock, Dalston 19.08.18 – Big line up for charity!

Attention peeps! @expansion_festival will be raising funds for @bloodwise blood cancer charity on Sunday August 19th featuring a heavyweight lineup at a great venue: @rollingstocklondon in Dalston! Expansion formerly known as TACO (The Annual CookOut) has been a private annual event for the last decade hosted by @chocolatebearproductions - my brother @therealdjdaredevil played at many of these, following his passing and the loss of another close family friend of CBP it was decided to go...

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08 Aug

Matman x TDO 13th bday @ Fest, London 11.08.18

This Saturday catch me amongst a huge line up of 13 djs & acts @ Fest in Camden (formerly Proud) to celebrate 13 years of The Doctor's Orders hip hop nights! I'll be spinning the main room 12.45-1.30. Also catch me rocking the Big Chill in Kings Cross on Friday (10.08.18) 9pm-3am ! Official blurb: THE DOCTOR’S ORDERS 13th Birthday 13 Acts / 1 night...

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08 Aug

Matman @ Big Chill, Kings Cross 10.11.18

Back in Kings Cross this Friday spinning 5.5 hours of upfront Rnb, Hip Hop, House & Garage anthems old and new all night long at The Big Chill House in Kings Cross - Come Get Some! 9.30-3.00, Free Entry all night

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27 Jun

DJ Daredevil Tribute Mix

One year ago today my brother Ben aka Dj Daredevil passed away, he is sorely missed. An extremely prolific producer, he left behind a huge archive of beats, tracks and remixes, many as yet unreleased. I put together this mix to showcase his talents and pay tribute to my bro - featuring original collaborations, remixes, DJ tracks, beats, excerpts from a 2016 interview and a whole heap...

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04 Jun

New video! Wilson Pickett ‘Land of 1000 Dances’ [Hot stepper] Routine

Here's a fresh beat juggle using an old funk track who's lyrics no doubt inspired Ini kamoze's massive 90s hit 'Hot Stepper' - I flipped the two songs and ended with a snippet of 'Jigsy King & Tony Curtis 'My Sound A Murder'. Last week I posted this video to instagram with the caption "I'm not planning on entering the Red Bull Thre3style DJ contest this...

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26 May

Matman in Shoreditch all weekend: All The Way Up & Bey-Z!

            Catch me dropping upfront Hip Hop, RnB & Bashment bombs from all eras for All The Way Up at Lighthouse Club on Saturday night, and on Sunday catch me and Hwen Rascale rocking Jay-z & Beyonce bangers all night at Old St Records for Bey-Z! Including special guest appearances...

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01 May

This Weekend! Kerb fest @ Southbank, ATWU @ Lighthouse & Hip Hop Turns 45

Catch me dropping bombs this bank holiday weekend: Kerb does alchemy disco/rare groove set @ Southbank Centre Saturday 6.30-10.30, All The Way Up bank holiday special @ lighthouse, Shoreditch Saturday 1.30-3am & on Sunday I'll be rocking hip hop classics 12-3am for Hip Hop turns 45 @ Venn St records, Clapham (following sets from fellow London dons Snips & Chris Read). You can also catch...

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30 Apr

New Vid! Matman In The Serato Studio 1 Min DJ Routine (MJ vs Kendrick)

I recently had the honour of being invited down to the new London Serato studio to film a one minute DJ routine! This happened: Subscribe to my Youtube channel by clicking below and checkout the DJ Matman playlist HERE for plenty more videos from me!

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16 Apr

New Video! Hip Hop / Funk / Rnb Vinyl 45s Live Set 10.04.18 (highlights)

  Some of the best bits of my 45s set from last week's www.opendecknight.co.uk DJ network event: cutting up doubles of Aaliyah's 'Back & Forth', Slave's 'Just a Touch of Love' & Steve Arrington's 'Nobody Can Be You' + mashing up The Pharcyde's 'Ya Mama' w/ Nick Bike & Dj Hedspin's 'Forward and Back' & having a scratch over Freqnik Wdre 's 'Stamp Tramp' using...

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16 Apr

Matman Guest Set @ The Get Down, Lockside Camden 26.04.18

Looking forward to spinning a 2 hour guest set at this Thursday night party for my fav spot in Camden! I'll be armed with a bag of Funk & Hip Hop 45s to mix and scratch my way through! Blurb: The Camden Get Down - Turntablism Special - with DJ Matman For April's end of the month extravaganza we have invited down turntable legend that is Dj Matman!...

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16 Apr

All The Way Up – Block Party Vibes Every Saturday @ Lighthouse, London

I'm a little late posting this here as I already played the launch party a couple of weeks back (oops! follow me on instagram/twitter: @djmatman for more up to date info!) but hey this is to let you know about a new weekly party "All The Way Up' being held every Saturday night at Lighthouse Club in Shoreditch, London. I'm one of the highly talented resident...

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26 Mar

Matman’s Easter Weekend Gigs 29.03.18 – 01.04.18

Matman sets this Easter weekend!✌️ Thursday 29th March @ 146 Paddington Hotel bar chill vibes 8pm-12am Friday 30th March @ CHIP SHOP Classic Hip Hop all night 9pm-1am Saturday 31st March @ Old St. Records eclectic 45's set for THE DOCTOR'S ORDERS 45 x 45s night w/ Spin Doctor DJ Snips Russ Ryan & Ralphonze 90 Sunday 1st April Lockside Camden Funk/Boogie for The Groove Line: Bank Holiday Special w/ Optimus Funk Demetrios Boogie R2 Records & Norsicaa 8pm-10pm Sunday 1st April Northcote Records for Hip Hop Turns 45 : Easter Sunday w/ Chris Read & DJ Snips...

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25 Feb

Matman 2 hr Biggie set @ Straight up, London 09.03.18

Looking forward to spinning a 2 hour long Biggie Tribute at The Doctor's Orders all-hip hop night 'Straight Up' next Friday March 9th at Trapeze in Shoreditch! for tickets head HERE and check the facebook event page HERE

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05 Jan

Matman @ Le Pigalle, Paris 06.01.18

Looking forward to djing in Paris this Saturday at Le Pigalle repping for Wax Poetics alongside Alice Price-Styles ! 8pm-2am, 6th January 2018, Le Pigalle, 9 Rue Frochot, Paris 75009 ✨

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15 Dec

DJ Matman x Who Sampled X Wax Poetics – Dr Dre ‘The Chronic’ 25th Anniversary Mix

I just dropped another collaborative mix with media giants WhoSampled & Wax Poetics - Dr Dre 'The Chronic' 25th Anniversary Mix, featuring original samples, b-side cuts, remixes, unreleased versions, album joints and interview footage! Check it out here: Official blurb: Today marks the 25th Anniversary of Dr. Dre's seminal debut solo album 'The Chronic'. Not many albums can rightfully lay claim to the title of 'landmark recording', but 'The Chronic'...