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

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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'...

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21 Nov

Matman Showcase @ IDA UK Finals Friday 24th Nov ’17

    I'll be showing off my skills during a 10 minute showcase set at this year's IDA UK & Ireland DJ Championships Final @ Hawker Yard in Birmingham! If you're in the area pop down, and don't forget the very next day I'm supporting the legend DJ Shortkut @ Hoxton Bar & Kitchen in East London, and on Sunday you can catch me controlling...

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08 Nov

Dj Shortkut (Invisibl Skratch Piklz/Beat Junkies) + DJ Matman Live In London 25.11.17

                Hyped to spinning at this one! Looking forward to supporting the legendary Beat Junkie / Skratch Pikl DJ Shortkut later this month for The Doctor's Orders at Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen here in London! One of my favourite DJ's Peep the FB event page here: DJ Shortkut (Beat Junkies / Invisibl Skratch Piklz)   Tickets / info: WWW.THEDOCTORSORDERS.COM

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20 Oct

Vampire’s Crypt Halloween Party @ Red Lion 28.10.17

  I'm back in East London at the Red Lion Ballroom this Halloween to rock another spooky set after the annihilation of last year's Zombie Ball. This time around I will be channeling my inner Christopher Lee, taking the role as Count Dracula. Expect an eclectic party set featuring many horror-themed treats and turntable tricks.

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20 Oct

Kerb Street Food x DJ Matman 21.10.17

    Eat great food and party out to a Disco & Funk set I'll be rocking at Kerb street food's 5th Birthday party in Granary Square, Kings Cross this Saturday! More info HERE