Droppin’ Science Show Spring 2017 mixed by Matman

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28 Apr

Droppin’ Science Show Spring 2017 mixed by Matman

The Droppin' Science Show is back to bless your springtime with a fresh mix of new Hip Hop and Soul, hosted and mixed by Matman. This episode is dedicated to DJ Daredevil, get well soon bro! Featuring new music from: Kendrick Lamar, Nas, Skepta, Kaytranada, B. Bravo, Raekwon, Joey Bada$$, Run The Jewels, DJ Premier & Miguel, Thundercat, Your Old Droog, Oddisee, Roc Marciano, Phife...

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16 Apr

DJ Yoda + DJ Matman A/V sets @ Red Lion, Leytonstone

Catch me dropping a rare A/V set in support of DJ Yoda next month 06.05.17 at Red Lion Leytonstone! Warmup vibes by Johnny Drop

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24 Mar

The Notorious B.I.G. – ‘Life After Death’ 20th Anniversary Mixtape mixed by DJ Matman

New mix alert! Another collabo between myself, WhoSampled & Wax Poetics - this time celebrating the 20th anniversary of Biggie's classic 'Life After Death' LP! Featuring album tracks, alternative versions and of course plenty of original sample material! This weekend marks the 20th Anniversary of The Notorious B.I.G.'s seminal sophomore LP 'Life after Death', released just two weeks after his untimely death. In keeping with...

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14 Mar

History Of Hip Hop @ Lockside Camden 08.04.17

  Catch me spinning another 2000s era hip hop set for The Doctors Order's Hip Hop History night on April 8th 11PM-1AM, here's the full blurb: The Doctor's Orders Presents History of Hip-Hop 9pm-3am, Second Saturday of Every Month Lockside Camden, 75-89 Upper Walkway, London NW1 8AF More Info - www.thedoctorsorders.com £3 Advance || £5 on the Door Residents on Rotation: CWD & Ralphonze 90 With Special...

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08 Mar

Bad Boy Records / B.I.G. Party at cHIP sHOP, Brixton 10.03.17

  This Friday at cHIP sHOP catch me spinning a special BAD BOY RECORDS set all night long 9-1 in memory of the late great Notorious B.I.G. - expect plenty of jams from Biggie himself + associated artists 112, The Lox, Black Rob, Lil Kim, Faith Evans, Junior M.A.F.I.A., Puff Daddy, Ma$e, Craig Mack, Mary J Blige, Total etc. alongside classic Bad Boy Remixes!    

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25 Jan

DJ Daredevil Spinal Cancer / Disability Fund

My brother, flatmate, frequent collaborator and best friend Dj DareDevil aka Benjamin Smith has sadly been recently diagnosed with lymphoma, a type of cancer that has paralysed him from the waist down. Hopefully the nerve damage will be reversible, but recovery will take a very long time, a matter of years. I've set up a gofundme page crowdfunding page to help him out with future...

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05 Dec

Dan The Automator x Wax Poetics Interview (Edited by Matt ‘Matman’ Smith)

Since first learning the ropes a few years back while building A/V VJ sets, I’ve been getting more and more into the world of video editing... Here's my latest collaboration with Wax Poetics writer Alice Price-Styles - an interview with Bay Area producer extraordinaire Dan The Automator, a man responsible for an impressively large catalogue of classic music from the likes of Dr Octagon, The Gorillaz, Handsome Boy Modelling School,...

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28 Nov

DJ Ca$hmoney x Dj Matman x Dj Daredevil @ Red Lion this Saturday

Supporting the legend DJ Cash Money (1988 World DMC champion) at The Red Lion E11 this Saturday 03.12.16 alongside my brother Dj DareDevil (as Droppin' Science) + the MOOSE FUNK SQUAD - tickets available from Biletto.co.uk

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15 Nov

Droppin’ Science Show Autumn / Winter 2016 Native Tongues Special

  Native Tongues Special! The freshest soulful hip hop around, mixed & hosted by DMC champion Djs Matman & Daredevil Featuring new music from the likes of: A Tribe Called Quest, De La Soul, Common, Kendrick Lamar, Nas, Busta Rhymes, The Roots, Anderson Paak, Danny Brown, Pete Rock, Diamond D, Tall Black Guy, Lewis Parker, The Game, Sean Price, Ab-Soul, Run The Jewels, Snoop Dogg,...

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27 Oct

The Halloween Zombie Ball ft. Shepdog (Nice Up Records) & Matman @Red Lion Ballroom 29.10.16

I've been forgetting to post gigs recently, my bad! Here's a late notice invite to The Zombie Ball this Saturday, held in their newly opened upstairs ballroom space (recently rocked by legendary selctor Norman Jay) - catch me alongside Nice Up Records head honcho DJ Shepdog dropping murderous music all night long! Tickets are just £4 in advance from here: https://billetto.co.uk/en/events/the-zombie-ball (£6 tax on the...

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20 Sep

DJ Spinbad (NYC), Matman & Jazz T @ Red Gallery, Shoreditch 08.10.16

Super hyped to perform alongside one of the greatest djs to ever do it and master of mixtapes DJ Spinbad straight outta NYC! Check the FB event page for more info HERE here's some blurb courtesy of The Doctor's Orders: DJ Spinbad may not be a household name but is without a doubt one of the most innovative and exciting DJs on the planet. Despite...

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16 Aug

Matman x Whosampled x Wax Poetics – Cypress Hill ‘Cypress Hill’ 25th Anniversary Mix

I'm excited to announce the release of another collaboration mix with WhoSampled & Wax Poetics , this time celebrating the 25th anniversary of the classic self-titled debut LP by west coast legends Cypress Hill ! Featuring LP cuts, alternative versions, original samples and a couple of my own re-edits to boot! Artwork by Leon Nockolds Track list: 01. Village Callers – ‘Hector’ (Sampled in ‘The...

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29 Jul

Prince Paul x Wax Poetics Interview (edited by Matman)

After several years of video DJing and creating DJ vids I realised I might be able to get a new side-hustle editing video for others - here's my first, a brand new Wax Poetics interview with legendary producer Prince Paul ! (De La Soul, Gravediggaz, Stetsasonic etc.) Shout to the host Alice Price-Styles keeping the conversation flowing nicely, Paul's on great form too, check it...

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25 Jul

Droppin’ Science Show Summer 2016 ft. Matman & Daredevil

We left you hanging a little longer than usual since our last instalment of the DS show, so to make up for it we present to you an extra special summer edition - over 100 minutes of the freshest new underground hip hop jams! Download HERE Featuring new music from both sides of the Atlantic, including the likes of: Schoolboy Q, De La Soul, Run...

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30 Jun

Elements Hip Hop jam @ Red Lion this Saturday

ELEMENTS is back for the fifth year running! AN APPRICIATION OF ORIGINAL HIP-HOP CULTURE Get down to the all day jam and catch some hot talent demonstrating all 4 Elements live @ The Red Lion E11. !!!FREE ALL DAY!!! Midday - 2am   My set times: 18:40-19:30 out in the garden, & 23:45-00:30 inside FB event HERE DJs JFB 'Matman' Dj DareDevil Oliver Sudden X...