WhoSampled ‘Samplethon’: Digging in the Vaults [Video]

Samplethon_400On Saturday May 10th 2014 WhoSampled will host ‘Samplethon’, the world’s first ever Hackathon for music. Alongside a number of high profile producers, I am pleased to be among the Judges / Mentors. Check out this great video which documents our recent visit to the Boosey & Hawkes archive to select sample material for the event:

The deadline for applications to take part closes at 2pm BST tomorrow (Friday 2nd May). Entry details can be found here.



About musicofsubstance

A collector of hip hop, funk, soul, boogie and related beats and jazz based music since the late eighties. Came to prominence as a club DJ through involvement in Substance (one of the UK's largest and longest running hip hop and funk nights) and a 2 year spell as mix DJ on BBC Radio 1Xtra. In recent years a steady output of high profile mix albums has allowed me to DJ worldwide. Currently compiling a series of mix albums for the BBE label and producing an album for BBC New Urban Music Bursary award winning 7 piece jazz / soul outfit 'Maylight'.
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