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

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,...

27 Jun

DJ Daredevil Tribute Mix

One year ago today my brother Ben aka Dj Daredevil passed away, he is sorely missed. An extremely prolific producer, he left behind a huge archive of beats, tracks and remixes, many as yet unreleased. I put together this mix to showcase his talents and pay tribute to my bro - featuring original collaborations, remixes, DJ tracks, beats, excerpts from a 2016 interview and a whole heap...

30 Aug

DJ Daredevil Tribute @ DMC World Final 2017 ft. Matman & many more!

Me and a tonne of the best scratch DJs in the country will be paying tribute to my late great brother DJ Daredevil at this year's World DMC finals - certain to involve a jam over Daredevil's ridiculously dope beats. London Posse are also performing, as well as 3 categories of DJ championships featuring the latest generation of turntablist talent from around the world. It's...

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...

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...

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,...

25 Jul

Droppin’ Science Show Summer 2016 ft. Matman & Daredevil

We left you hanging a little longer than usual since our last instalment of the DS show, so to make up for it we present to you an extra special summer edition - over 100 minutes of the freshest new underground hip hop jams! Download HERE Featuring new music from both sides of the Atlantic, including the likes of: Schoolboy Q, De La Soul, Run...

25 Jan

Droppin’ Science Show January-Feb 2016 ft. Matman & Daredevil

Droppin' Science Show Jan-Feb 2016 ft. Matman & Daredevil by Droppin' Science on Mixcloud   After a little hiatus me and my brother DJ Daredevil are back with an extended edition of the Droppin' Science Show - close to 2 hours of the freshest hip hop to drop in the last couple of months, the time away meant we had more music to choose from...

Droppin’ Science Show May 2012 (Stream/Download)

Droppin' Science Show May 2012 by Droppin' Science on MixcloudDMC Champ & Droppin' Science co-founder / resident DJ Matman digs deep for another show of the freshest hip hop & beats around!Includes limited releases from record store day, a few choice picks from this years 4/20 releases, & plenty of brand new tracks from the dopest artists out there. Recorded LIVE on @ the Upper Playground Store, London on 05.05.12Click HERE to download & If you're feeling this please favourite/share/tweet!Tracklist:01. B. Bravo - Swang02. Eric Lau feat. Oddisee - What I'd Rather03. Dela feat. Blu - WhatUWanna (DJ Spinna Remix)04. No Money Records feat. Ryan Lucas - once again05. Homeboy Sandman - Illuminati06. Tall Black Guy Vs. Al Green...

Droppin’ Science w/ DJ Swerve, Matman & Daredevil 07.04.12 @ Vibe Bar [Event]

On Saturday 7th April we are back to tear down Vibe Bar Live joined once again by Kiss FM's DJ Swerve, who never fails to rip it up - no doubt he will do it again!Swerve's long-running & multiple award-winning Hip Hop and R&B show on Kiss FM goes out weeknights Monday to Thursday 10pm-12am to much critical acclaim! He is also the producer of the massive grime anthems such as ‘Street Fighter Riddim‘ by D Double E, P Money’s ‘Ho Riddim‘ & the brand new track 'Comeback Riddim' ft. OGZ.DJ Swerve will be joined by Droppin' Science residents Matman & Daredevil -both DMC & ITF champions & accomplished djs themselves, you are in for a fast paced selection of...

Droppin’ Science w/ DJ X-Kutz, Matman, Nickname & Daredevil 04.02.12

Droppin' Science back at the Vibe Bar on Saturday Feburary 4th, where we gladly welcome the return of one of our special guest dj X-kutz! X will be spinning alongside our residents Matman (DMC Champ), Nickname (Classic Material) & Daredevil (DMC/ITF Champ). Expect fast-paced party vibes, a wide range of hip hop new to old, funk & disco breaks and more, mixed & chopped by 4 of London's most talented djs!X-Kutz :Years of hard work fine tuning his turntablist technique and digging for beats have made X-Kutz one of London's freshest Djs. He currently mashes up Hip Hop, Dubstep and D&B shows all around London and has held various residencies including performing alongside Jazzy Jeff, Rodney P and Katy B,...

Droppin’ Science w/ DJ Snips – Photos from our October event

Thanks to everyone that passed through, another great night.Thanks to DJ Snips for a killer set!A few choice favs below and you can get tagging on Facebook here.(Photos by Garf)

Droppin’ Science with DJ Snips (Livin’ Proof) this Saturday October 1st 2011

"I drop science like girls be droppin' babies"- O.D.B. 'Brooklyn Zoo'This Saturday is all about the Vibe Bar on East London's Brick Lane, where Droppin' Science residents Nickname, Daredevil & Matman will be joined by our guest DJ Snips (Livin' Proof), providing you with another legendary lesson in hip hop party rocking!A co-founder & resident dj of London's famous Livin' Proof night, The transatlantic Dj Snips has also made a name for himself as both a dj & producer on both sides of the pond, dividing his time between London & NYC. A tour dj for Immortal Technique, he has also spun for many well known artists as resident dj for Deal Real records (r.i.p.), including Mos Def, Kanye West,...

Droppin’ Science w/ DJ Swerve – This Saturday at Vibe Bar

After a short summer break Droppin' Science is back at the Vibe Bar this Saturday, where we gladly welcome the return of DJ Swerve (Kiss FM) on the 1s & 2s. Swerve straight killed it for us last october, and we expect nothing less this time around! His long-running hip hop and R&B show on Kiss FM goes out weeknights Monday to Thursday 10pm-12am to much critical acclaim including the 2010 Urban Music Award for best radio show. Swerve also scooped the 2009 UMA award for best dj & has just been nominated in both categories this year! Come down to find out why.. Swerve has also made major waves on the grime scene recently, producing the massive anthems ‘Street...

Droppin’ Science w/ Chris Read – This Saturday @ Vibe Bar, 8-3!

Droppin' Science is back this May 7th & this time we've been granted a late license, so we'll be rockin' with you til 3am! Expect a block party style mix of hip-hop, funk & disco breaks & a few surprises. This time around residents Matman, Nickname & Daredevil will be joined by our special guest dj Chris Read (Music of Substance/BBE), who returns after smashing it for us back in April last year. Chris, a collector of hip hop, funk, soul boogie and related beats and jazz based music since the late eighties came to prominence as a club DJ through his involvement in Substance (one of the UK's largest and longest running hip hop and funk nights) and his...