Thursday 18 August 2016

DJ Madhandz - Hip Hop Back In The Day Show On ITCH FM (Special Guest M9)

I had the pleasure of having UK artist Melanin9 AKA M9 join me in the ITCH studio on Monday for an interview and to drop some live freestyes on the mic.

He was joined by Karl Sage who more than held his own with the rhymes to!

Tracks from Joker Starr, Muneshine, Redman, Methodman, Maylay Sparks, House Of Repz and many more feature on the show to,


DJ Madhandz

Tuesday 16 August 2016

Cypress Hill 'Cypress Hill' 25th Anniversary Mixtape mixed by DJ Matman By WhoSampled (2016)

Top stuff from London's DJ Matman with one of my fave albums ever, courtesy of Whosampled & Wax Poetics

(1995) Backyard Jam in Hip Hop Connection Issue #77 July 1995 (miscellaneous scans)

Wow, just found a nice bit of nostalgia - Having grown up in Hastings, I have some great memories of going twice to this event; I knew people travelled from far and wide for it (not many other reasons to come to Hastings!) but didn't remember it attracted the likes of Matt Hoffman....

Thursday 11 August 2016

Reggae Dancehall Mixtape - Mungo´s Hi Fi Meets Bad Mambo

Mungo's Hi Fi meets Bad Mambo East Africa Mixtape

Mungo´s Hi-Fi ( from Glasgow, Scotland ) and singer Charlie P ( Southend , England ) toured East Africa  invited by the production company Bad Mambo ( Nairobi , Kenya ).
They also recorded many tracks with local singers and this is what this mixtape is about ...

Thursday 4 August 2016

DJ Skully – Gully Breaks

As promised i found this link on the very excellent blog over the weekend for a Dj Skully mix that i didnt have and also one i cant find any details on.

Big Thanks to the 1994 hiphop blog for posting this mix be sure to check out there sight

Songs From My Younger Days (Mix) by Andy Cooper (2016) recommended listening

We're big fans of Andy Cooper and all things Ugly Duckling here, don't miss this excellent name-your-price mix of some of his faves, solo joints and UD bangers....

Mr Thing - All original Vinyl Session recorded live at Diggers Dozen (2016)

"Mr Thing (Extended Players/BBE) All original vinyl session recorded live at Diggers Dozen - Ace Hotel, London. 
Diggers Dozen - Original vinyl only selections. 12 records each. Only 2 turntables play. No compilation. No bootleg" - Aug 2016

Monday 1 August 2016

Classic Reggae Albums - Aswad " New Chapter "

Classic album by Aswad, not necessarily their best album but the one who put them into the spotlight of Reggae.

DJ Kofi - Live From the Hip Hop Kitchen on The FunhouseTV (2012)

Excellent show featuring UK legend DJ Kofi from the quality FunhouseTV, cutting up everything from Hip Hop classics to original breaks and house music...