Mixes Of The Week: 8/1/17

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This week’s top mixes include DJ Gregory’s Rolling Rhythms, Brainfeeder 2017 ∞ 2018 and All Styles All Smiles with Floating Points and Hunee. 

Ben UFO’s Dekmantel Podcast. The Dekmantel Podcast rolls into 2018 with a double feature from Hessle Audio co-founder Ben UFO. “I went about this in the same way I would go about making a tape: two distinct but related ideas that I think work better on their own than if I’d tried to jam them together somehow,” explains Ben. Stream and download the B-side above and find the A-side here.

DJ Gregory’s Rolling Rhythms. One of France’s original house pioneers, whose brand of raw and intoxicating music as Point G brought him many fans, Grégory Darsa returns as DJ Gregory, with a 90-minute classic house masterclass, featuring “deep and soulful outings to rolling ethnic rhythms and everything in between”. Stream above, download here.

All Styles All Smiles with Floating Points & Hunee. The latest of the All Styles All Smiles show on NTS Radio sees Javybz, Anya and Julia of Moscow and Brooklyn respectively, host Floating Points and Hunee for a session focusing on “rare grooves, classics, new productions and obscurities with a worldwide perspective”. Stream above.

Brainfeeder 2017 ∞ 2018. A collection of tracks and rarities as well as a glimpse of what’s to come from LA hip-hop label Brainfeeder in 2018, compiled and mixed by PBDY, featuring a new track, ‘Quarantine’, from Flying Lotus ahead of a forthcoming LP from the producer, a pair of Thundercat remixes, music from Lapalux and more. Stream and download above.

Luke McMillan AKA The DJ Producer’s R&S Mix. The 16th instalment of R&S’s mix series promises to “blow away any cobwebs from Christmas and New Year” and features UK scene veteran Luke McMillan aka The DJ Producer joining the dots between old school rave and new school techno, as well as hardstyle and industrial sonic domains. “Play loud!” Stream and download above.

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