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WhoSampled x Wax Poetics Guest Mix: ‘Ready to Die’ 20th Anniversary Mixtape

This Saturday (13th September) marks the 20th Anniversary of the release of one of hip hop’s all time classic albums, The Notorious BIG‘s seminal Bad Boy Records debut LP ‘Ready to Die’. In celebration of the album’s 20th birthday, we’ve … Continue reading

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Classic Material: ‘The Breaks of 88’ Mixed by Chris Read

The second mix in the ‘Breaks of …’ series, a continuation of sorts from the Diary mixtape and Classic Material mix series, ‘The Breaks of …’ revisits the chronological theme of those mixes, this time reconstructing classic hip hop from … Continue reading

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Classic Material: ‘The Breaks of 87’ Mixed by Chris Read

A continuation of sorts from the Diary mixtape and Classic Material mix series, ‘The Breaks of …’ revisits the chronological theme of those mixes, this time reconstructing classic hip hop from the year in question utilising only the original sample … Continue reading

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Midnight Marauders 20th Anniversary Mixtape: Mixcloud Re-Up

Originally posted on the WhoSampled Mixcloud / Wax Poetics Soundcloud last year and now played over 100,000 times, I just re-posted this mix on my Mixcloud page for those who may have missed it first time round. Listen here.

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Mr Bongo x WhoSampled: Incredible Bongo Band ‘Bongo Rock’ 40th Anniversary Mixtape

I’ve just completed a new mix for Mr Bongo and WhoSampled in celebration of the 40th Anniversary of Incredible Bongo Band’s classic ‘Bongo Rock’ LP. Read more here and check out the mix here.

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WhoSampled x Wax Poetics: ’93 Til Infinity’ 20th Annversary Mixtape (Mixed by Chris Read)

Blurb from WhoSampled: “This week saw the 20th Anniversary of one of hip hop’s most beloved LPs, Souls of Mischief’s seminal debut ’93 til Infinity’. In celebration, we’ve teamed up with Wax Poetics to present an exclusive mixtape comprising tracks … Continue reading

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WhoSampled Guest Mix, “Jay Z: The Samples” Mixcloud Re-up

As with the Kanye samples mix a couple weeks back, I’ve just added this guest mix for WhoSampled to my Mixcloud page. Original sample material utilised by Jay Z in the mix, originally put together to coincide with the release … Continue reading

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