Droppin’ Science Show February 2012 [Stream/Download]

Droppin’ Science Show February 2012 [Stream/Download]

Droppin' Science Show February 2012 by Droppin' Science on MixcloudDroppin' Science residents Matman & Daredevil go in with another ultra-fresh selection of the most up to date hip hop around!Broadcasted LIVE from London's Upper Playground store on Sensei.FM 04.02.12Click HERE to save & keep.Tracklist:01. Union - Mystery, Pt. I02. Gangrene (Alchemist & Oh No) - Vodka & Ayahuasca03. Sean Price - New Type Of Something04. Eric Lau feat. Guilty Simpson & Fatima - Can You Feel It?05. Lord Finesse ft. Davel "Bo" McKenzie - Electric Sensation06. Ski Beatz x Curren$y - Fly By07. Sadat X - The Fake Out07. Union feat. Roc Marciano - Preset Mars08. Union feat. Talib Kweli & Sly Johnson - Time Leak09. Daredevil - Trizzle10. Blu...

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,...

Asher Roth Mixtape Release Party @ Jazz Cafe London 12.01.12

I'm honoured to have been invited to spin before and after Asher Roth's performance this Thursday at the Jazz Cafe in Camden, London. This is the official London release party for his dope new free mixtape 'Pabst & Jazz', featuring Action Bronson, Pac Div, Casey Veggies and more, check it out HERE.Here's the video to one of my favourite tracks from the mixtape, 'In The Kitchen' produced by Chuck Inglish of the Cool Kids:Thursday 12th January 2012Jazz Cafe5 ParkwayDoors 7pmTickets £12.50 adv available HEREwww.asherrothmusic.com

Dj Matman – Hip Hop 2011 Mixtape [Stream / Download]

Hip Hop 2011 by Dj Matman on MixcloudHappy New Year People!Here's a few of my favourite underground hip hop releases of 2011, from both US & UK artists, with just a couple of original samples thrown in for good measure. Enjoy!Click here to downloadTracklist:01. Fatback Band - Put Your Love 2011 Intro Edit02. Sir Michael Rocks - Coochie Crook03. Soulparlor ft. Oddisee - Bang Illy (Pure P & Melo Remix)04. Common ft. Nas - Ghetto Dreams05. The Fellows - Let's Make it Last06. Pharaohe Monch - Clap07. Wizard ft. Kal Sereouz - Can't Stop Me (remix)08. Evidence - One09. Slick Rick - Need Some Bad10. Bishop Lamont ft. Nate Dogg - Faded11. Prose - Real Talk12. DoomStarks - Victory Laps...

NYE & New Years Day Jam, London 2011/12

This New Year's Eve you can catch me spinning a marathon 5 hr party set at the Rockwell on Trafalgar Square, click here for more info.If you have any energy left on new years day then don't miss out on The Boom Bap New Year's Day Jam @ Lockside Lounge, Camden featuring myself, Mr Thing, Hudge, X-Kutz, Jon Kennedy & Micall Parknsun! Check the facebook event here.

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. -...

This Friday: The Xmas Throwdown.. 7"s all night!!

Digga Please? and Size Doesn't Matter present...XMAS THROWDOWN7"s all night long2 of London's finest 45s-only crews take it uptown for a battle of EAST vs WEST on the turntables. The beef has been simmering for years, with both crews claiming to be "London's Best 7" Night", so it's time to take it to the streets - who will take the crown??with DJs...SHEPDOGKOMBINEMATMANMALACHILEEROYvs.SI KURRAGEMR SHIVERDJ THORMASTOMICDEMENTIAgoing head-to-head with 7"s ALL NIGHT LONG!reggae / soul / funk / hip hop / disco / acid house / popand don't forget: HIP HOP FANCY DRESS!Dust off your Kangols, Sergio Tacchinis, Colorados, Gazelles, Bubblegooses and Cazals, cos we're takign it back to the block party. Rock a chain, tip that cap to the side, but...

FBBB & Desperados Freeze Festival After Party 29.10.11

As I mentioned in my last post about djing at London's Freeze festival as part of FBBB (For Boarders By Boarders) , we can finally reveal we will also be hosting the Official Freeze after party alongside Desperados at The Lightbox in Vauxhall, early bird tickets are available here for only £6! After that they'll be £8, £10 on the door. Sick line-up to include The Nextmen (4 deck set), Murkage (live pa), DJ Fu (Freerange), Rich Evee (SP TRAX) and from FBBB CH!CO aka diRty cHeeKs, Matman (Droppin' Science) and X-Kutz!

Relentless Freeze Festival October 28th-29th 2011

Later on this month you can catch me & a whole lot of other djs & big name acts at the Relentless Freeze Festival at the Battersea Power Station in London, I'll be rocking with the highly talented For Boarders By Boarders (FBBB) Crew in the Deperados tent alongside DJs Ch!co & X-kutz, & live acts Rodney P & Skitz, Duke & True Ingredients. This will be our third festival this year as a unit, our tent has killed it everytime! Looking forward to this one, you can also catch me, Ch!co & X-Kutz djing at the official party, details to follow..

Droppin’ Science Show October 2011 [Stream/Download]

Droppin' Science Show October 2011 by Droppin' Science on MixcloudDroppin' Science residents Matman & Nickname bring another 2 hour dose of ultra fresh hip hop & beats for you to bop to, recorded live from Upper Playground in London on www.sensei.fm, in conjunction with Thirty One Brand.Click HERE to download!Tracklist:01. BUG - ASTRAL LOVE AFFAIR02. STS (sugar tongue slim) - Sugar's Here (Make Some Noise)03. Danny Brown & Paul White - Brown Eyes04. 9th Wonder - Enjoy Feat. Warren G Murs & Kendrick Lamar05. J. Bizness - Biz Reason 256 Gunna LOOP06. Steady & Crusada - Necks Start Snappin07. Evidence - You (prod. by dj premier)08. Scram Jones - BoomBap Jones09. Grap Luva & Kev Brown - Neva Done10. ARP...

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)

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...

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,...

Skillz the DJ Game Released on Ipad this Thursday 08.09.11!

This thursday Skillz the Dj Game will finally be available to buy for Ipad users! Me & my brother DJ Daredevil have been working on the soundtrack for a couple of years now for the Hong-Kong based production company Playpen Studios, creating specially re-edited & cut-up versions of tracks from the likes of Stones Throw Records, Ministry of Sound, Ninja Tune, Hospital Records & Om Records. I've been playing a pre-release version of the game for sometime now & I can tell you it's a whole lot of fun, the control system is extremely intuitive, & a lot closer to the real thing than previous dj rhythm games!A whole heap of videos have been released from various sources, I've posted...

Catch me spinning at the Relentless Boardmasters Festival in Newquay this weekend!

This is gonna be a big one! catch me at the Desperados Dome this friday & saturday with the FBBB crew at Europe's largest Surf, Skate & Music festival. I'll be djing all kinds of madness around 2-3 hours each day, spread out over a few sets. I'll also be joined in the dome by beatboxers Duke, live hip hop band True Ingredients, hip hop legends Rodney P & Skitz, & djs Ch!co & X-Kutz. A few weeks back we all rocked the shit out of Parklife Weekender festival in Manchester - check the tour video below made by True Ingredients for a taste - you can watch me getting busy on the wheels of death at the 4:43 mark:...