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Jimmy Edgar does “Detroit radio circa 1993″ for his Essential mix
Flume’s new album is “very much underway”
Aphex Twin Kickstarter campaign raises $67,000
Mark Ronson on sampling: “You can’t just hijack nostalgia”

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Jackmaster is latest to deliver Essential Mix
Waze & Odyssey are heading to the United States
• Stream the First Track from Fort Romeau‘s New EP
Future Music Festival Asia cut short following deaths

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cvs essential mix

As I do for most posts involving head dirtybird, Claude VonStroke, I’ll let him address you all himself…

“This is the original 2 hour unedited version mixed live at my house for the fans with all the bad words, full versions of tracks and without any radio tags or commercials on top of it. Encoded at 160kps so don’t try to play tracks in the club they will sound like crap ;)”

Get into it.

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BBC Sound of 2014 longlist revealed
• Listen to the Essential Mix from the Warehouse Project
Burial will release a new EP this December
• Bristolian singer Javeon enlists Julio Bashmore, Two Inch Punch for debut album

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Machinedrum

It’s difficult to master multiple forms of music, but Brooklyn-based Machinedrum is one of those enigmas who has consistently produced quality tunes within the worlds of Jungle, Footwork, R&B, Pop, and more for years. Taking part in successful collaborative side projects such as Jets with Jimmy Edgar, Sepalcure with Praveen Sharma, and Dream Continuum with Om Unit has allowed him to expand his musical horizons as well, all while finding even more time to produce Pop hits for the likes of Azealia Banks and Theophilus London. To say he’s a busy man would be an understatement.

Just this weekend, he was deservedly tapped by Pete Tong for the glorified Essential Mix on BBC’s Radio 1, including a hefty amount of his own material, from solo work to collaborations. Also notable in this selection are unreleased tunes from Machinedrum featuring MASSIVE names like Kanye West, Pusha T, Bun B, E-40, Lil’ Flip (do I need to keep going???). Get ready to move your feet a little bit. √+

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