Seth Troxler live at Fabric, a 25th anniversary De La Soul tribute, and the second instalment of A-Trak’s Blog Haus Mix.
Local Action Presents Sound Pellegrino b2b Session. London-based record label and music collective Local Action presents two hours of back-to-back rowdiness from DJs Tom Lea, Teki Latex and Betty Bensimon of the Parisian label Sound Pellegrino. Stream and download above.
A-Trak’s Blog Haus Part 2. “6 months ago I made a mix of my essential selections from the (roughly) 2007-2009 era of BLOG HAUS, INDIE DANCE & DISTORTED ELECTRO. As soon as I finished it I wanted to make a Pt.2. Well here it is. I almost feel like reactivating my myspace profile just to post it,” explains Montreal turntablist A-Trak. Stream above, tracklisting here.
Hot Dog Fingarz’ South Africa Special II. International label of “electronic primitives,” Cómeme‘s second Special Mix comes all the way from South Africa’s Vusi Hlatywayo aka Hot Dog Fingarz, an avid digger and collector of African music, who offers a 40-minute show full of jazz and funk rarities, as well as songs in Zoulou and Xhosa. Stream above.
Mr Fingers Playing Killer House. East London’s NTS Radio broadcasts Tennessee-based DJ and musician Larry Heard aka Mr Fingers playing killer house music for 80 minutes straight, ahead of his performance at Dimensions Festival later this September, featuring tracks from Leon Vynehall, Simon Garcia, and more. Stream here, and tracklisting here.
Kangding Ray’s Emotive Techno. Raster-Noton producer Kangding Ray offers a streamlined, rich and emotive, hour-long session of rolling techno in the latest RA podcast. Stream above, tracklisting here.
De La Soul Is Dead 25th Anniversary Mixtape. To celebrate the 25th anniversary of De La Soul‘s classic LP De La Soul Is Dead, which challenged audiences’ assumptions about the group, Chris Read‘s mix for Wax Poetics explores original sample material, remixes and album cuts. Stream above, tracklisting here.