Published on October 9th, 2015 | by Sid Wesley
LSM’s 10 Mixes For The Weekend
It’s been a while but we’re back again with another selection of 10 mixes to aid you throughout your weekend plans, whatever they may be. And what a collection of mixes we have for you this time. The music on offer is simply out of this world! As always we’re going across the board of genres from Funk to Nu Disco, House, Techno, Breaks and Drum n Bass and even some beautiful Downtempo Chillout sounds. Whether you like all ten or just one of these mixes, your weekend will be made that bit sweeter whatever your choice. Providing this bountiful supply of spine tingling, uplifting and in parts, pretty filthy music is Pyperb, Black Girl / White Girl, Leftwing & Kody, Ben Coda, Skeewiff, Fort Knox Five & Qdup, Miss Mants, Stanton Warriors, Dj Randall and SkiiTour. As always, there’s no ranking of favourites here. Each mix is is on par with the next one so try one, try them all, the weekend is here!
We start things as we mean to go with a Nu-Disco mix that reaches in, cuddles your heart and releases that warm glow throughout your whole body as, Pyperb, treats us to his ‘ Deep Disco Space Mix Vol.5 ‘. This dude definitely has a good ear when it comes to selecting the newest and best Nu-Disco for our ears and he’s gone and done it again. Deep and very delicious Disco music!
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These two super cool ladies have been delighting crowds around the world, not only with their highly intoxicating Deep/ Tech House sets but also with their own crisp production work. If you adore House music, Black Girl / White Girl, have just the mix for you! So, so very good!
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Leftwing & Kody, are another House music based duo that have simply been ripping up the scene, again with their own silky production skills and behind the decks creating great times for ravers on the dance floor. This mix is one of those you will fail to sit still to so press play and get dancing! This mix is brought to us by the online art and music magazine, When We Dip.
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Ben Coda, brings us our daily helping of Techno with a mix he’s done for, Proton Radio. This ones a real head turner and a maker of happy faces from the off! Get yourselves connected to this one. Loin shaking, banging beats ahead!
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This mix from, Skeewiff, that was recorded for the amazing Saturday afternoon treat that is the ‘ Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show ‘, is a few months old now but because of the quality of the Funk, Soul and Jazz on offer, it cannot be ignored! It sees, Skeewiff, delve into the archives of ‘ Library Music ‘. The stuff that gets made over the years by session musicians and is kept away for use for in commercial enterprises on TV and radio. The tracklist of this mix is outstanding, just have a listen! You can catch Craig Charles show every Saturday from 6:00pm (GMT) on BBC 6 Music.
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For the 10th year in a row, Fort Knox Five, took to the stages of the gorgeous, Shambhala Festival. This year however it was sadly for the first time without their dear friend and musical partner, Jon Horvath. It goes without saying that this set was dedicated to their homie and joining them on stage this year for an epic four-deck set was their good buddy, Qdup. The mix incorporates live mashed up acapellas, fx, original tunes, exclusive mixes and some of their favorite dance floor destroyers. The finest Funk on the planet brought to you by some of the finest funk soul brothers on this planet! Get the tracklist here.
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One of favourite Breaks ladies, Miss Mants, is here to help get all the Breaks heads fired up and ready for the weekend with a mix she has done for, Clandestine Music. A few new tracks mixed with some old favourites of the scene makes this mix one to play again and again! Get the tracklist here.
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We’ve been covering a lot of music from the Stanton Warriors have brought us on their imprint, Punks Music, recently, so now it’s time to bring you some music from the guys themselves. This comes in the form of a new mix for the, UKF Podcast series. You know by how this is gonna go down. Speaker shaking bass showcasing a whole heap of new material. This ones pumpin’!
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Your Drum and Bass helping comes from one of the pillars of the scene and one of the original members of the, Metalheadz crew, Dj Randall. In celebration of the ‘ Metalheadz Re-Mastered History Mix ‘ series, Randall has dug deep into his knowledge and pulled out a 90 minute mix that is clearly different gravy! First rate action form a bonafide legend of the game!
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Rounding off all the mayhem that’s been created by the previous mixes is, SkiiTour, with their mix ‘ Chairlift Chillin Vol. 7 ‘. The title may slightly give the game away but this is straight out chilled vibes from these guys. The ultimate winter warmer mix to have saved away for when the wind gets it’s nip on and the sky’s become grey. Heaven neatly wrapped in one hour of pure lushness!
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So there you have it, another 10 mixes we hope will make your weekend start, maintain and finish in style, Rave safe party people!