Mixcloud goes public

Mixcloud goes public

The radio show / mixtape upload site mixcloud.com has been steadily building up an arsenal of high quality content from many well-respected djs & has recently gone public, check it out for for many mixes to listen to!If your a dj I advise you sign up and upload your mixes, it has the most intuitive & well-designed interface I've come across compared to similar websites & has the potential to go far..Check out my page here for a bunch of mixes to listen to: mixcloud.com/djmatman/Mixcloud on Twitter: twitter.com/mixcloud/


Had to post this one up for any that missed it.. copped this Big L tribute mix a couple of months back from dj soul's blogspot, released on his birthday (may 30th).Why post up a mix that half the blog world posted up 2 months back? because it's one of the few things i've had in constant rotation on my ipod this summer, & if you missed it you need this in your life!! Big L is without doubt one of my all-time favourite MCs, & this mix is a fresh combination of classic material, freestyles, interviews & rare tracks - such a shame he passed away so early, his career had hardly started & was supposed to sign to...


Easy blogworld, I'm back from a brief hiatus.. to kick off my return here is part 2 of my brother dj daredevil 's classix series, if you heard the first one (check out my last podcast if you didn't!) then you'll know what to expect!! Next-level turntable skills & classic cuts all the way.Here's what daredevil has to say about it:Hey Wassup Peeps ??? This is the second edition of my Classix Mix Collection .... "DJDAREDEVIL THE CLASSIX VOL.2". For Those of you who gave me feedback on Vol.1 thanks for your support ..Let me know what you think of Vol.2 and watchout for Vol.3 Currently in the making !!!!....Download DJDAREDEVIL THE CLASSIX VOL.2 HERE1. Intro (shouts)2. Erule - Listen...

Fresh Cuts Radio 2 – Available now to stream or download!

Oops I'm a little late blogging about this! The latest edition of the Fresh Cuts Radio hip hop mixshow is available now, stream it over on sensei.fm, download it from my podcast site, or click the link over to the right on this page to subscribe via itunes.This episode features my own brother, multi-award winning scratch dj & upcoming producer DJ Daredevil, dropping some exclusive tracks as well as an ultra-sick classic hip hop mix.. Tracklist: 01. Matman & Daredevil (Brothas Grimm) – Fresh Cuts Radio Intro 02. Unknown artist - Babyfull 03. M.E.D. - 100 dollar billz (prod. by madlib) 04. Phat Kat - F.A.N.S. (produced by Black Milk) 05. 3 amigos - You don't own me (featuring Sadat...

Fresh Cuts Radio Episode 1 Now Available to Stream & Download!!

It's here!! Every month I will be bringing you the fresh cuts radio mixshow, featuring the freshest UK & US hip hop, plus special guests & exclusives, all up in the mix. This edition features guest host & Kraftsmen affiliate DJ Druskillz, who came down & blessed us with a couple of exclusive joints from south london's finest crew. Check out the show streaming over on top hip hop radio site sensei.fm, or Subscribe to my podcast on itunes via the link on the right of my blog here, or click here to get to my podomatic site.Stay tuned for next month's show featuring dj daredevil!!Tracklist:01. Matman & Daredevil (Brothas Grimm) – Fresh Cuts Radio Intro02. Black Milk – Love...

No Fuss @ The Westbury + Free Dancehall mix!!

+ a quick lil dancehall mix i knocked out to bump before the show, get it here tracklist: 01. intro ft toastie taylor02. cutty ranks - limb by limb03. chaka demus & pliers - murder she wrote04. cutty ranks - who seh me dun05. red rat - tight up skirt06. timberlee - bubble like soup07. barrington levy - here i come08. junior reid - one blood09. collie buddz - hustle10. mr vegas - mus come a road11. shabba ranks - tonight (remix)12. buju banton - ring the alarm13. kardinal offishal - bus de dance

A dope free mix, a short rant & a blatant plug ! (emcees & groups pay attention to the last part!)

I just got round to listening to a few recent downloads, & this one particularly caught my attention.. It's always worth checking for anything dj revolution has put his name to (his first lp is tha nutz!!) & this is no exception! It's a very nicely put together mix of classic breaks all cut up with presicion, complimented with plenty of vocal samples, & dope positive lyrics lacing the tracks throughout courtesy of Malcolm & Martin & friends. This is how MC's should do mixtapes!! fuck all these no-skills unmixed joints that are constantly churned out, get a real dj to make your shit sound hot !! And on that note, if you are an MC or group, myself &...

DJ Cable – the mashdown volume 2 mixtape

Fellow battle scene regular & blogger DJ Cable sent me his latest mix, incorporating some of the biggest recent tracks from the electro/funky/bmore & dubstep scenes, all nicely mixed up.. peep the tracklist below, u can get it here.01. Intro02. Boy Better Know - Too Many Man03. DJ Class - I'm The Ish04. The Count of Monte Cristal - B-More Forward05. DJ Tameil - I Get Money06. Diplo Feat. Rye Rye - Wassup Wassup (DJ Sega Remix) 07. Kazey & Bulldog - Big Truck08. Dave Nada - Where Brooklyn At?09. Roundtable Knights - Freak From Desire10. Dillinja - Twist 'Em Out (Proper Villains Remix)11. AC Slater - Jack Got Jacked (Jack Beats Remix)12. Cypress Hill - Insane In The Brain...


Last night's Halftime show on WYNU radio was an anniversary special featuring an all-star dj line up, as above. If your a fan of real hip hop, mixed by real djs, I suggest you download this show while it's still available - 2 and a half hours of quality shit here - get em!the link is here. (will expire around 11.03.09 when it's replaced with the next show)Lol @ premier following a-trak cutting hard "I'll battle anyone aged 42 and up!!"


If you didn't already know, my brother DJ Daredevil is a beast on the decks!!Check out his new free mixtape:1. DareDevil Intro2. Royal Flush - 'Dwelling In The Rotten Apple'(juggled)3. Master Ace - 'TopTenList'4. Sadat X - 'The Interview'(juggled)5. Bumpy Knucles and Pete Rock -'Mind Frame'(juggled + freestyle scratch)6. The Beatnuts - 'Find That'(juggled)7. Gangstarr - 'Gota Get Over'(juggled)8. Notorious B.I.G - 'Kick In The Door'(juggled)9. Shades Of Brooklyn - 'Survival War' (with freestyle scratch)10.Gage ft Cella Dwellas 'Cranium Remix'(juggled)11.Redman - 'Whateverman' (over original beat,Mic geronimo men vs many instr,keith murry the rhyme instr + with freestyle cuts)Download it for free HERE& Check out his new blogspot: djdaredevil-djdaredevil.blogspot.com

classic mixtapes!!

check out themix-setblog.blogspot.com/ - dude has a stack of 'em, & even takes requests in his shoutbox, perfect for obssesive completists like myself!!

Download my new mix!!!!

I just finished a new short (23 mins) mix to help promote one of my resident nights, no fuss.The mix reflects the sort of sets I drop down there, so it's full of party hip hop, reggae & a lil smattering of drum n bass, & features plenty of exclusive blends/edits & turntable trickery- cop it here.The next No Fuss is on 13th December, at 93 feet east members bar, Shoreditch (upstairs, & open to the public for these nights) - also doubling as my big christmas party, i'll be djing alongside King Toby & Missy Marks, and the night will be hosted by Dancehall MC Lady Chann, so u know what to do, get your ass down there!!!!! peep...

Dj Matman, Daredevil & Tigerstyle Live on Diesel-u-music radio

I have yet another live radio show for you to download, this time featuring dmc/itf/vestax champs Tigerstyle & Daredevil - No tracklisting for this one, but I kick things off with a 15min selection of heavily chopped funk & disco breaks, & we go on to showcase plenty of tracks by ourselves & our affiliates, so theres a tonne of exclusive material for you.We had a few technical difficulties along the way, but had a wicked time anyway,you can download it here. (zshare is under maintenence so no streaming right now...)enjoy!!

DJ Matman & DJ Druskillz live on diesel radio

Hi people, & welcome to my new new blog, where I will endeavour to bring you plenty of free mix downloads (I'm aiming for at least once a month), info on forthcoming releases/projects, & plenty of links to music-related dopeness or just random crap i come across...To kick things off I've uploaded a set myself & DJ Druskillz performed live for dieselumusicradio last night, we had a great time up in there, & played a tonne of fresh hip hop along with a couple of other musical treats. Download or stream here & peep the playlist:1. DJ MATMAN INTRO2. DJ MATMAN – SALSA SAUCE (INSTRUMENTAL)3. Q-TIP – GETTIN’ UP4. JAKE ONE FT. MF DOOM - GET ‘ER DONE5. BLACK MILK...