Archive for May, 2013
We went back to ’89 last week for United States of Audio‘s De La Soul ’3 Feet High & Rising’ tribute mix and this week we slip another year to ’88 with Robin from Hexstatic. For this week’s Solid Steel 25th guest mix he takes us on a trip to Clink Street in London Bridge, [...]
Beautiful new video and song by The Heliocentrics from their new album, ’13 Degrees of Reality’ on Now Again. The video reminds me of old Len Lye animations, make sure you watch it in HD for the best quality. It was done by Plastic Horse apparently.
Many times I’ve been asked what the origin of the story of ‘The Bug In The Rug’ was, a spoken word piece that was overlaid in the ColdKrushCuts mix that PC and I did in 1997. Until recently even I didn’t know where it came from because the original source was one of PC’s inclusions, [...]
I did this on Friday night because – for purely selfish reasons – I wanted the original to go on longer. It’s ‘Reach For The Dead’, the first track made available by Warp Records from the new Boards of Canada album, ‘Tomorrow’s Harvest’. The album is out on June 10th and you can pre-order it [...]
“Now waaaaaiit a minute!” People are really pulling out the stops for the Solid Steel 25th year anniversary guest mixes at the moment. Last week Gilles Peterson not only made a Brit Funk mix but also a special video promo to go with it. This week though, sees the return of United States of Audio [...]