Classic Material x Normski x Foot Patrol New Season Launch / Pop-up Store Opening

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15 Aug

Classic Material x Normski x Foot Patrol New Season Launch / Pop-up Store Opening

This Thursday at 75 Berwick St in Soho 7-9pm! Check out the fresh new tees featuring Dr Dre, Ice Cube, De La Soul, Rakim & Eric B HERE. I will be spinning a set of choice cuts from the artists featured on the tees, alongside DJ's Mr Thing, Chris Read & Nick Armitage.

Classic Material x Normski x Foot Patrol Launch 1.08.12

Next Thursday I have the honour of djing at the launch party for this dope T-shirt collaboration between Classic Material, Normski & Foot Patrol. Come down to snap up one of the limited edition tees, drink free beer & get down to the sounds of myself, Mr Thing, and Classic Material's Chris Read & Nick Armitage (aka Nickname)! Normski exploded onto the public stage in the early 90s as presenter of the groundbreaking BBC2 programmes ‘Def 2’ and ‘Dance Energy’, broadcasting the previously under-represented elements of the UK’s black music & dance music scenes to a new audience. For many years prior to this, Normski had been documenting UK club culture and the rise of hip hop culture in the...

DJ Matman – Classic Material Guest Mix – 1995 Volume 2 [stream/download]

Classic Material Guest Mix - 1995 Volume 2 by Dj Matman on MixcloudAs promised, here's another volume of 1995 Hip Hop based on one of my guest sets at London's Classic Material clubnight earlier this year. Classic Material is a monthly london-based event run by djs Chris Read & Nickname dedicated to chronicling the history of hip hop year by year. This is the second of 2 mixes based on my set from that night and it's mainly comprised of stone-cold classics along with a few original samples - enjoy!!Click HERE to downloadClick HERE to check out Volume 1Tracklist:01. DJ Matman - Real Live Sh*t Intro02. The Notorious B.I.G. - Who Shot Ya03. Pudgee Tha Fat Bastard ft. B.I.G. -...

Classic Material this Saturday – 1999 Hip Hop All Night!

London's hip hop history clubnight Classic Material have got me back in to play at their 1999 event this saturday, after booking me a few months back to spin '95 hip hop. I had a great time at the last one, and even made a couple of mixtapes based on my set (check the first volume here, part 2 is out VERY soon!) I've already dug out a tonne of records for '99, there was a lot of strong releases back then, here's a few of them:Check the facebook event here for more info.

DJ Matman – Classic Material Guest Mix: 1995 Volume 1 [Stream / Download]

Classic Material Guest Mix - 1995 Volume 1 by Dj Matman on MixcloudClick HERE to download.Earlier this year I was asked to dj a guest slot at London's Classic Material, a clubnight dedicated to chronicling the history of hip hop year by year. I was asked to spin at the 1995 event, a great year for hip hop and of particular relevance to me as it was around this time I started my addiction to buying hip hop records, spending all my spare cash & lunch money on LPs & 12's!I ended up playing over 2 hours at Classic Material, and these mixes represent how I put it down that night, and in roughly the same order. To the best...

This Saturday! Classic Material – 1995 hip hop with Djs Matman & Daredevil

This Saturday July 16th me & my brother DJ Daredevil will be mixing nothing but hip hop from 1995 at Classic Material, alongside residents Chris Read & Nickname. 1995 was a great year for hip hop, this should be an ill night!For more info check the facebook event here