• Caribou Wins Essential Mix of the Year
• Dixon Posts Our Wilderness mix
• Watch how Fatboy Slim created his crossover smash, “The Rockafeller Skank”
Caribou Wins Essential Mix of the Year
Caribou, real name Dan Snaith, has had his Essential Mix named as the best of 2014.
Listen to Caribou’s masterful Essential Mix in full below.
Dixon Posts Our Wilderness mix
The German tastemaker and Innervisions boss has shared his first upload on Soundcloud.
Watch how Fatboy Slim created his crossover smash, “The Rockafeller Skank”
Watch a mini-doc about the biggest of the Big Beat classics.
Back in 1998, Fatboy Slim crafted a crossover smash by splicing rapper Lord Finesse with Just Brothers’ Northern Soul classic ‘Sliced Tomatoes’ and a dash of Duane Eddy’s surf guitar.
In the third episode of Behind The Sound — Bose’s trilogy of short films about key tracks from the last 15 years — Norman Cook recounts how he blended influences from punk, hip hop and house to create his signature sound on ‘The Rockafeller Skank’, and shows us inside the notebooks he used to catalogue every single breakbeat he knew.
Watch the episode below .