Uptown Saturday Night Xmas Special 28.12.13 [Event]

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16 Dec

Uptown Saturday Night Xmas Special 28.12.13 [Event]

New years eve sucks, come & party with us the week before instead!  Dance off the excess turkey and christmas pudding to the sounds of some of London's finest hip hop /r&b/boogie selectors at Lockside Lounge in Camden on Saturday 28th December with Uptown Saturday Night.  We have the incredible Bobafatt from Rough trade/ itch FM, the mighty mixtape master Chris Read from BBE records, the super-producer and scratchmaster...

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13 Dec

Supa Dupa Fly at Jazz Cafe This Friday

I'm looking forward to rocking at the infamous Jazz Cafe again this Friday for one of London's biggest hip hop promoters, Supa Dupa Fly ! Check the FB event page HERE.

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10 Dec

Matman x Never Second: Hip Hop Debuts Mix [Stream/Download]

                 Matman x Never Second - Hip Hop Debuts by Dj Matman on Mixcloud For my collaboration mix with the dope new clothing label 'Never Second' I decided to create a mix reflecting the brand's name - featuring a combination of both debut appearances and singles from many of my favourite Hip Hop artists and groups, including a couple...

DJ Matman – Audio Visual Showcase Set 2013 [Video]

DJ Matman Audio Visual A/V Showcase Set 2013 - For best results watch in HD! I have a short new showcase video out to show off both my dj skills and my new a/v sets, check it out, and please share if you like it! Here's the blurb: Join UK DMC Champion DJ Matman as he takes you on an audio / visual trip the likes of which has not been seen before - using the latest in dj technology to mix, trigger and scratch video clips before your very eyes! Featuring Flava Flav, Outkast, Redman, Candi Staton, Rakim, The Blues Brothers, Michael Jackson in a very shiny suit and more, don't miss this epic three and a half minute...

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24 Oct

DJ Yoda’s top 100 djs list: I’m in it!

I heard this news the other day and almost spat my coffee out in surprise - thanks Yoda! It is an honour to be considered amongst so many great djs. Check out Yoda's Website to see the full list, here's my bit, I'm at #92!! No mean feat when nearly every name on this list is a well-known heavy hitter - I managed to place higher...

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02 Oct

Uptown Saturday Night Edits Vol.2

The second in a series of free EPs in support of the bi-monthly 'Uptown Saturday Night' club night at Camden's Lockside Lounge, 'Uptown Saturday Edits' Volume 2 showcases a trio of lighthearted dancefloor cuts from the DJs playing at the night on 5th October 2013.                                Uptown Saturday Edits Volume 2...

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27 Sep

DJ Matman on E4’s Rude Tube This Sunday!

This Sunday E4's long running internet video show Rude Tube have selected my Robin Thicke vs. Vanilla Ice mash-up video to appear in the show! DJ Matman - MM Mashups Vol.1 EP is still available as a free download HERE.

DJ Matman – All Vinyl Jungle Mix [Stream / Download]

                                     All Vinyl Jungle Mix by Dj Matman on MixcloudThis summer I was asked to drop a mix outside of my usual comfort zone for Chocolate Bear Production's Annual Cook Out (last year I went for New Jack Swing) - and as I had a load of 90's jungle classics I love gathering dust on my record shelves, this seemed like the ideal opportunity to give them some airing.The mix was recorded live in one take in my studio using strictly vinyl, a practise run a couple of days before the party - expect a fair bit of scratching, some sneaky mixes, a...

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03 Aug

Tonight! Uptown Saturday Night + Free 3-Track MP3 Download!

Super late notice I know, sorry - but if you happen to read this in time and are based in London, Join me and top-notch selectors Jim Sharp & Chris Read as we bring classic Hip Hop, R&B, Funk, Soul & Boogie vibes to Camden for Uptown Saturday Night! I will also be celebrating my birthday here so feel free to bring presents, drinks, money,...

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25 Jul

Vid-E-Yo @ Jazz Cafe This Friday!

I'm back at Jazz Cafe in Camden this Friday to spin another Hip-Hop & RnB A/V set at The Doctor's Orders night 'Vid-E-Yo!' I'm spinning from midnight 'til 1.30am. Get £3 Advance tickets HERE Post your favourite vids to the FB event page wall for a chance to win 5 guestlist spots for you & your peeps.

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19 Jun

DJ Matman – MM Mashups Vol. 1 [Free Download]

A few party-friendly mashups I put together for all the djs out there, download 'em for free via the soundcloud link below: You can watch a video below of the most commercial sounding one of the bunch, Robin Thicke Vs. Vanilla Ice - Blurred Ice Baby - ok so this one's kinda corny, but these tracks work too well together to keep it to myself,...

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11 Jun

Pete Rock at Jazz Cafe this Wednesday 12.06.13

I am honoured to once again be supporting the legendary Hip Hop producer / dj Pete Rock at Jazz Cafe this Wednesday! Message me via djmatman@gmail.com to get on my limited £5 entry concessions guestlist.

Uptown Saturday Night at Lockside Lounge, Camden 01.06.13

Uptown Saturday Night returns to Camden's Lockside Lounge for another of our bi-monthly sessions: All eras Hip Hop, 90s Hip Hop Soul & RnB, 80s Soul & Boogie, Funk, Rare Groove and more. A contemporary popular black music history lesson selected and mixed by three of London's most in demand club movers: MR THING (BBE / Extended Players), CHRIS READ (BBE / Music of Substance) and of course me, MATMAN (DMC / Droppin Science). Entry just £3 before 12am and £5 after. Doors open til 3am!

New Video: DJ Matman Scratching On 7" Vinyl 45’s!

To help promote my latest mixtape '7" Mix Vol.1' I made this short video of myself performing the scratched intro, live on 45rpm 7" vinyl!Stream the mix HERELike my facebook page to unlock a FREE download: www.facebook.com/djmatman1

Dj Matman – 7" Mix Vol.1

7" Mix Vol. 1 by Dj Matman on MixcloudAfter rocking a couple of sets playing exclusively 7" vinyl at their 'Digga Please' parties, DJs Shepdog (Nice Up) and Kombine (Jazz Cafe) officially inducted me into the crew - so it's only right I represent with a mix based on my recent live set for them! Expect pure block party vibes from this one: Classic Hip Hop laced with Soul, Funk, Disco, B-Boy breaks, Reggae/Dancehall and 90's RNB, No FX, no multitracking, just a crate of crackly 45s mixed, scratched & juggled (with a couple of sneaky edits so you don't have to hear my records skip!). The cover image is composed of photos of every record played, displayed in the...