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Dunkin’ Donuts in ‘Private Test’ of Delivery Service

This photo provided by Dunkin' Donuts on Monday, May 5, 2014 shows a selection of the doughnuts they sell. The restaurant chain Dunkin' Donuts is testing whether that deep-fried classic American snack, the doughnut, can compete successfully against entrenched competition from some of the world’s most famous sweet snacks in their own homelands, including the waffle in Belgium, apple strudel in Austria and the Danish in Denmark. (AP Photo/Dunkin' Donuts)

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Dunkin’ Donuts in ‘Private Test’ of Delivery Service

This photo provided by Dunkin' Donuts on Monday, May 5, 2014 shows a selection of the doughnuts they sell. The restaurant chain Dunkin' Donuts is testing whether that deep-fried classic American snack, the doughnut, can compete successfully against entrenched competition from some of the world’s most famous sweet snacks in their own homelands, including the waffle in Belgium, apple strudel in Austria and the Danish in Denmark. (AP Photo/Dunkin' Donuts)

Matman – Freshly Baked Vol.1 Mix

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06 Aug

Matman – Freshly Baked Vol.1 Mix

    I just dropped the first instalment of my brand new mix show series 'Freshly Baked' via Mixcloud! Check it out HERE ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ Around once a month I'll be cooking up a wide range of new and recent underground music, expertly blended to perfection and served with a generous helping of raw turntable skills! ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ Freshly baked is all about showcasing whatever music I happen...

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22 Mar

Main Squeeze @ CLA arts Cafe aka Bussey Building 29.03.19

Looking forward to rocking CLA arts Cafe aka the Bussey Building next Friday with my peeps DJ Cable, Bobafatt & Mofingaz at Main Squeeze next Friday - 3 of the best DJs I know! Official blurb:   HIP HOP THEY WON'T STOP!!! Fri Mar 29 - MAIN SQUEEZE SPRING SPECIAL with DJ CABLE, DJ Mo Fingaz, DJ BobaFatt + cut & paste chemist Matt Smith 'Matman' here to mash up the place with...

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18 Mar

Matman Old School Hip Hop Mix LIVE @ Hip Hop Barbershop [Video/Audio]

Here's a LIVE set I rocked recently at the Hip Hop Barbershop - just over an hour of me blending and scratching old school classics, with a couple of more recent songs, remixes & mashups thrown in the mix! Video above, audio & tracklist below.   Shout to DJ Pavlos & Porters Barbers for getting me down! IG: @djmatman @hiphop.barbershop FB: www.facebook.com/djmatman1 www.djmatman.com   Tracklist: 01....

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28 Aug

My brother DJ Daredevil’s New LP ‘One Time’ is out now!!

  My late great brother Dj DareDevil's first LP just dropped on Chopped Herring Records!! Cop it HERE on vinyl & CD and check it HERE on spotify. A collaboration album with Boston-based MC Judge The Disciple, 'One Time' combines hard hitting boom bap beats with thoughtful lyricism and includes features from Akrobatik, Saucy Lady & Oblivious. Ben was working hard on this project before he passed,...

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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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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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04 Jul

R.I.P. Ben Smith a.k.a. DJ Daredevil

Rest in peace to my beloved dear brother Benjamin Smith aka DJ Daredevil. Ben passed away last Monday morning surrounded by his closest family members: Mum, Dad, big brother Jon and myself. Ben was an incredible soul with immense talent, intellect and a spark of mischief - strong, thoughtful and caring with a heart of gold. I love him so much, we have always been...

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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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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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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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30 Jun

BOOM! Upfront Hip Hop & RnB Anthems @ Proud Camden this Friday

  Catch me spinning around midnight 'til close, peep the FB event page HERE    

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21 Jun

Matman @ Spin Doctor’s Bday BBQ This Sunday

The Doctor’s Orders present SPIN DOCTOR’S BIRTHDAY BBQ Midday – Midnight Sunday 26th June 2016 Strong Room Courtyard 120-124 Curtain Road, London EC2A 3SQ FREE ENTRY ALL DAY With DJs Spin Doctor Shortee Blitz Mr Thing Matman CJ Beatz DJ LoK Janeen Beanz BBQ & Full Menu Served all day. Kids of all ages welcome with an adult until 7pm. After a years hiatus THE...

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17 Jun

Matman x WhoSampled x Wax Poetics – Jay-Z Reasonable Doubt 20th Anniversary Mix

  I’m proud to announce my first collaboration with hip hop media giants WhoSampled and Wax Poetics! This month sees the 20th anniversary of Jay Z’s debut album Reasonable Doubt, which was released June 25th, 1996. Featuring appearances by Mary J. Blige, The Notorious B.I.G., and Foxy Brown, and production from DJ Premier, Clark Kent, Ski and more the record is a bonafide classic of it’s time To celebrate I created a 50 minute mixtape based on the album, featuring LP cuts, alternate versions,...