DJ Matman – Hip Hop Back In The Day Mix

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01 Jun

DJ Matman – Hip Hop Back In The Day Mix

        I was recently asked to record a mix of 80s & 90s throwback Hip Hop for the @hiphopbackintheday_ show on @thisiswestside FM here in London. I went in pretty hard with tonnes of routines, edits, scratching and wordplay using some of my favourite old school tracks. I recorded way more than I needed for a half hour slot, so this is...

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24 May

DJ Matman – Underground UK Hip Hop Guest Mix For The cHip sHop Show

As a resident DJ at London's excellent Hip Hop - themed bar / restaurant cHip sHop I was recently asked to record a guest mix of underground UK Hip Hop for their weekly show on Chuck D's Rapstation365 radio station hosted by DJ Shorty - I recorded a lot more than I needed for the 40 minute slot, so here’s an extended hour long edit!...

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02 Apr

New Mix! Freshly Baked 004 – Eclectic Future Sounds

Freshly Baked is back with an eclectic selection of some of the music I’ve been feeling over the last few months, featuring plenty of bouncy Kaytranda-esque mid tempo house joints, future beats, hip hop, disco, baile, rnb, soul, afro, grime, whatever! Cooked with the heat turned up to the max and served with a generous helping of dj skills., the energy here starts mellow, builds...

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02 Apr

New video: Snoop Dogg x The Neptunes – ‘From The Chuuuch To The Palace’ Beat Juggle

  I dug out this old routine beat juggling Snoop Dogg's ‘From tha Chuuuch to da Palace’ for the Beat Junkie's DJ Melo D's #neptuneschallenge. A lot of hip hop 12” singles were pressed at 45rpm here in the UK, I used that to flip this to 33 and create some double time patterns. I won a few battles with this one back in the day!...

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19 Feb

Matman February Listings

  Better late than never?! I’ve been out of it for a little while with a super shitty cold, but feeling better now! Here’s my listings for what’s left of February, still plenty of gigs to go...  hit me up for bookings ⁣ Photo by @djsrofficial ⁣⁣⁣ ⁣⁣⁣ #comeheararealdj #djmatman #gigsnshit #partyon #londonevents #djstuff #february #sorryimlate

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30 Jan

Style Protector 7″ Scratch Vinyl Out Now!

This for the DJs out there... I contributed a few skipproof sentences to side A of this brand new 7" skratch record, alongside more from DJ DSK DJ Koncept & DJ Menace. "Style Protector" is available now, either DM me on IG/twitter @djmatman for a copy @ £11 + postage from the UK (I have just 10 copies left) or give it a google to...

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20 Jan

New Video! Beat Juggling Chubb Rock ‘Treat Em Right’ 7″ vinyl 45s

So I figured out I could pull off this beat juggle using my 7” vinyl copies of the Chubb Rock classic ‘Treat ‘Em Right’ (+ added goofing around!) - testing out my fresh new setup for filming vids.    

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04 Jan

Matman January Gigs

Happy new decade! So after the madness of `December I can chill a little bit.. but not for long! Here's my dates so far for Jan... I’ll be spinning Hip Hop & Rnb every Thursday at Old St. Records 8-10 (followed by the Hip Hop House Band at 11) - you can also find me there dropping a vinyl 45s set on the last Saturday...

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04 Dec

Matman December Gigs

December listings - the month of the Christmas party! Most of these dates are with my band ‘Soul Symphony’ as we have a residency playing private events at The Brewery, but there’s a few public gigs here too: Catch me spinning at The Doctor's Orders TDO Free Southside Xmas southside party on the 14th, supporting Garage legend DJ Pied Piper at Eastcheap Records on the...

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25 Nov

Freshly Baked Vol. 3 by @djmatman – Hip Hop, Soul & Future beats special

  Freshly Baked 003 is here! This time around it’s a Hip Hop, Soul & Future beats special Droppin’ Science style - all new and recent music from the likes of Gang Starr, Free Nationals, Children Of Zeus, Terri Walker, Masego, Anderson Paak, Phife Dawg, Stro Elliot, The Game, Miguel, Kanye West, Chima Anya, Danny Brown, O. Love & many more!! ☢️☢️☢️⁣ ⁣  

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09 Nov

Matman November Gigs

Here's where you can catch me spinning this month!

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09 Oct

Style Protector 7″ vinyl scratch record out now!

  ‘Style Protector’ 7” scratch record is out now on #dnarecords ! I contributed a few scratch sentences to side A for my peeps Skratch Link Up, DJ DSK & DJ Koncept -  Hit us up for copies, & click HERE to see a clip of the record in action.

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07 Oct

Matman October Gigs

Here’s where you can catch me spinning this month (excuse the delay!) November 1st included in case I’m late again next time... Hit me up for bookings ✌???? ⁣ #comeheararealdj #londonevents #dj #gigs #events #eventslondon #londondj #djmatman

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12 Sep

September Listings Updated!

Added a few more dates to my September listings, including tonight at Old St. Records spinning Hip Hop & RnB 8-10pm ✌️ get at me for bookings ⁣!

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11 Sep

Matman – Freshly Baked Vol.2 Mix Out Now!

⁣⁣ Freshly Baked Vol. 2 is here!! Hit the player above ⬆️ or click HERE to check it out! ⁣⁣ This episode is packed full of great new underground music, I dig deep to bring you a fresh listening experience you're not gonna hear any where else! Featuring plenty of vibey soulful Hip Hop & RnB vibes with a future twist - these shows are...