Mix Tapes

My Latest Music Mixes:

You can listen to the whole mix by clicking on the mix title or the mix cover image or you can listen to a selection of highlight tracks of my choosing by clicking the play button below the song title. All my Mix Tapes, Videos and Music posts are available via the fantastic My Cloud Player and my latest playlists are on my music blog or are available on Turntbl and Last.FM.

Around the World

My latest Mix Tape is of songs from around the world, some of different music culture, many not in my native language, yet all of them captivating and with some awesome tunage.

Around The World With X-Wide P

  1. Vuelvo Al Sur – Gotan Project
  2. Tanto Tempo – Bebel Gilberto
  3. Masticar Tu Soledad – Bako
  4. Клубе (Feat. DJ Dlee) – Timati
  5. Tuvan Internationale – Huun-Huur-Tu
  6. Solta o Frango – Bonde Do Role
  7. Serene – Nobukazu Takemura
  8. Pardesi O Pardesi Mitha Sa – Amit Trivedi & Tochi
  9. Sonnrise – Sonny J
  10. Oop-Pop-A-Da – The Dirty Dozen Brass Band
  11. Nos Late Fuerte – La Excepcion
  12. Hist Do Samba – Joyce
  13. Emerald Alley (Indian Morning Theme) – Up, Bustle & Out
  14. By A Waterfall – Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band
  15. Ar Goll – Sidan
  16. Agaetis Byrjun – Sigur Rós
  17. Рождённые В С.С.С.Р. – Лигалайз
  18. Stewed Flutes – Chris Conway

TarmacAdam

My latest Mix Tape that I made for a friend called Adam which is a collection of the songs that have been floating my boat whilst driving my car recently. TarmacAdam Ramble = Road Trip.

TarmacAdam Ramble

  1. Cincinnati Kid – Prince Buster
  2. I’Ll Kill Her (Feat. Me & Lonan The Destroyer) – Cee Lo Green
  3. Transmitting Live From Mars – De La Soul
  4. Unconditional Love – Benny Sings
  5. Beautiful Nasty – Chris Bowden
  6. (I’m Not Your) Steppin’ Stone – The Monkees
  7. Stone Me (Into The Groove) – Trombo Combo
  8. Whole Lotta Love – The James Taylor Quartet
  9. I’m Alive – Don Fardon
  10. Walk Like A Panther – All Seeing I
  11. Ramblin’ Man – Lemon Jelly
  12. Beyond The Beyond – RJD2
  13. Anything’s Possible – Zero Db
  14. Clubbed To Death (Kurayamino Mix) – Rob Dougan
  15. The Saint – Laurel Aitken
  16. STS9 Collaboration – Ronald Jenkees
  17. Trial Composition – Zbigniew Preisner

That’s Just Wrong

A Collection of songs that are excellent to listen to but that have dubious lyrics – NSFW Content is of a sexual nature and contains foul language, enjoy!

That’s Just Wrong

  1. Sweat Loaf – Butthole Surfers
  2. Ladies Of The World – Flight Of The Conchords
  3. Fuck You – Cee Lo Green
  4. Tangerine Ft. T.I. And Khujo Goodie – Big Boi
  5. National Shite Day – Half Man Half Biscuit
  6. The Adventures Of The Lactating Man – Infinite Livez
  7. Fuck You – Lily Allen
  8. My Dog’s An Animal – Microgroove
  9. Tom Cat – Muddy Waters
  10. Business Time – Flight Of The Conchords
  11. If You Really Loved Me – Tim Minchin
  12. F.A.T. – Violent Femmes
  13. Mommy Complex – Peaches
  14. Put That Pussy On Me (Diplo Tonite Remix) – Spank Rock
  15. L. M. L. Y. P. – Ween
  16. Party In My Tummy (Ursula 9000 Mix) – Yo Gabba Gabba

Punky Reggae Party

I was inspired to put together this Punky Reggae party mix after attending an exhibition launch about 2 weeks ago on the life and music of Laurel Aitken the ‘Godfather of Ska’ and it’s 6 years today since John Peel died, so it feels appropriate that it should surface today; as he would have loved this, I hope you do too.

Punky Reggae Party

  1. Germ Free Adolescents – X-Ray Spex
  2. Sun Is Shining – Bob Marley & The Wailers
  3. Jilted John – Jilted John
  4. Flipside – Hypnotic Brass Ensemble
  5. Pretty Vacant – Lady Sovereign
  6. Last Night – Baron Rodriguez
  7. Palindromes – The Kabeedies
  8. Punky Reggae Party – Bob Marley
  9. Smile (Fatboy Slim Mix) – Aldo Vanucci
  10. The Crunch 02 – 45 Midgets
  11. Purple Haze – Groove Armada
  12. Never Stops Never Rests Never Sleeps – Misty’s Big Adventure
  13. Smile (Mark Ronson Revisit) – Lily Allen
  14. Bag A Boo – Laurel Aitken
  15. Sounds Of The Suburbs – The Members
  16. Uptown Top Ranking – Althea & Donna
  17. Waiting Room – Fugazi
  18. It’s A Pity – Tanya Stephens

Appy Irthday

My latest mix is to celebrate the first birthday of MixCloud my favourite music broadcasting web site.

Appy Irthday

  1. Waters Of Nazareth – Justice
  2. Stone Cold Sober (Cicada Remix) – Paloma Faith
  3. Sleepyhead (Wallpaper Dio Remix) – Passion Pit
  4. Invaders Must Die (Edit) – The Prodigy
  5. Flip Ya Lid – Nightmares On Wax
  6. I Feel Space – Lindstrøm
  7. Merry Making At My Place – Calvin Harris
  8. In My Arms – Mylo
  9. Under the Sun (Herve Ain’t No Sunshine Mix) – Kidda
  10. Sister Siam – The Whip
  11. Blue Monday (Lorne Padman & Christian Luke) – New Order
  12. I’m a Disco Dancer (And a Sweet Romancer) – Fatboy Slim
  13. Sweet Love For Planet Earth – Fuck Buttons
  14. Happy Up Here – Röyksopp

Mucky Buckets & Silver Plates

My latest little collection of ditties is for a friend who is learning the French language, so to assist I have pulled together a collection of some of my favourite French songs.

Mucky Buckets & Silver Plates

  1. Ne Me Laisse Pas l’Aimer – Brigitte Bardot
  2. Chanson de Toile – Emilie Simon
  3. Postales – Federico Aubele
  4. Requiem Pour Un Con – Serge Gainsbourg
  5. L’incendie – Vanessa Paradis
  6. Poupee De Cire Poupee De – France Gall
  7. Merci – Mc Solaar
  8. Comment Te Dire Adieu – Francoise Hardy
  9. Tous Les Maux D’Amour – Norma Ray
  10. Je suis venu te dire que Je m’en vais – Serge Gainsbourg
  11. Joe le taxi – Vanessa Paradis
  12. Complainte De La Butte – Rufus Wainwright
  13. C’Est Ca La France – Disiz la Peste
  14. La belle et le bad boy – Mc Solaar
  15. La Tribu De Dana – Manau
  16. Law & Order – Dimitri From Paris
  17. Dans le club – TTC
  18. Baby Baby Baby – Make the Girl Dance
  19. Je T’Aime… Moi Non Plus – Brigitte Bardot/Serge Gainsbourg

BBQ? Not BBQ!

This was a mix I prepared for a BBQ that didn’t happen due to the weather changing – and as the weather is a little unpredictable now I thought I would resurrect it for you to enjoy.

BBQ? Not BBQ!

  1. L’Estate,G Minor,op.8,no.2 – Antonio Vivaldi
  2. Summertime – Rosinha De Valencia
  3. The Original Indian Vibes – The Dave Pike Set
  4. Mundian To Bach Ke – Panjabi MC
  5. That’s Life – Frank Sinatra
  6. Just Like Music (Eric Sermon Remix) – Marvin Gaye & Eric Sermon
  7. Crumb by Crumb – Rufus Wainwright
  8. Da Feelin’ – Nightmares On Wax
  9. Elements – Lemon Jelly
  10. Love Is Like Oxygen – Sweet
  11. Everyone has a Summer – Lovage
  12. LDN – Lily Allen
  13. Pouring Rain – Fishbone
  14. Put Your Records On – Corinne Bailey Rae

Administration Arse!

This was actually compiled a few months ago when my company was being forced into administration (long story – it’s in the blog somewhere, blah, blah, blah..), some lovely tunes though – enjoy.

Administration Arse!

  1. All That You Give (feat. Fontella Bass) – Cinematic Orchestra
  2. Boca 45 Gather Round – DJ Andy Smith
  3. Coin Laundry – Lisa Mitchell
  4. Didn’t I – Darondo
  5. Everywhere – Vampire Weekend
  6. Freakish – The Dirty Dozen Brass Band
  7. Hoodie – Lady Sovereign
  8. I Fall In Love – LL Cool J
  9. If The Stars Were Mine (Orchestral Version) – Melody Gardot
  10. Oaky Timbre (Loose Cannons Mix) – Mojo Filter
  11. Oboe Concerto Op.9, No. 2 ~ Adagio – Saarland Radio Chamber Orchestra
  12. Paper Planes – M.I.A.
  13. The Plan (Return Of The Chef) – The Daniel Pemberton TV Orchestra
  14. Quiet Dawn – Nostalgia 77
  15. Small Room Syndrome – Flevans
  16. This Is Heaven – The Mummers
  17. Whistle Stop – Joao Donato

Fidgety Bungalow

I have adopted a dance style in my musical listening recently and the dodgier the bass, the rougher the rhythm, the better – I have found a style of music known colloquially as Fidgety House so here is my middle class England version.

Fidgety Bungalow

  1. We Love Bass – Wideboys
  2. The Island, Pt II (Dusk) – PENDULUM
  3. Tricky Tricky – Röyksopp
  4. TThhee PPaarrttyy – Justice
  5. Warrior’s Dance – The Prodigy
  6. Hi Friend Ft. MC Flipside – Deadmau5
  7. Change – Gonjasufi
  8. Rawkuss – Wideboys
  9. Bonkers Ft. Armand Van Helden – Dizzee Rascal
  10. Where’s You’re Head At (Klaas Remix) – Jean Elan
  11. Invaders Must Die (Chase & Status) – The Prodigy
  12. Wearing My Rolex – Wiley
  13. Gravel Pit – Wu-Tang Clan
  14. Advice – Gonjasufi
  15. Flat of the Blade – Massive Attack
  16. The Way We Lived Feat. Sharon Jones – Wax Tailor
  17. Saturate – Chemical Brothers

Summer’s Here

By the time I got around to pressing the mixes the Sun was already here, ironically it is thundering and lightening now! Typical British Summer!

Summer’s Here

  1. Avalanche (Interlude) – Wiley
  2. Do U Buy It – Lyrics Born
  3. Lessons In Love – Kaos
  4. Strange Behaviour – Roots Manuva
  5. Knight Rider – Bandas Sonoras
  6. Intro – Owusu & Hannibal
  7. Private Life – Grace Jones
  8. Dreadlock Usher – Loo & Placido
  9. Perfect Angel – Minnie Riperton
  10. Belly Bongo – Sonny J
  11. Incense Ft. Kirsten Agnesta – Erykah Badu
  12. All I Need – Re:Jazz
  13. Poker Face (Radio One Live Lounge) – Lady GaGa
  14. Maybe Your Baby – Stevie Wonder
  15. Tripping Out – Curtis Mayfield
  16. Rapture – Blondie
  17. How Does It Feel – Slade
  18. Don’t Believe Anything I Say – Graham Coxon
  19. Here Comes The Summer – The Undertones

Coolchester

For a friend who has moved to Colchester

Coolchester!

  1. Bulgarian Chicks – Riva Starr
  2. Killer Feat. Knixx – CURV
  3. Circles, Squares and I Blame the Parents – Misty’s Big Adventure
  4. Veni Vidi Vici – Black Lips
  5. Dixey Street Blues – Barton Fink
  6. Revenge Ft. Wayne Coyne – Sparklehorse
  7. Rollerblades – Eliza Doolittle
  8. Feel Me (Intro) – Big Boi
  9. Wondaland – Janelle Monáe
  10. Vitamin C – Can
  11. New Born – Muse
  12. I Wanna Be Your Dog – The Stooges
  13. She’s The One – Caribou
  14. Hurry on Now – Alice Russell
  15. Even Though – Morcheeba
  16. Dial My Number – Rusko
  17. Truckers Delight – Flairs

Hit Dog Prey

Circling back to my dance fetish at the moment – here is a selction of excellent remixes of the Prodigy

Hit Dog Prey (The Prodigy)

  1. Voodoo People [Paranormal Attack Remix] – The Prodigy
  2. Smack My Bitch Up [Johnny L Remix] – The Prodigy
  3. Omen [SynSUN Remix] – The Prodigy
  4. Charly [Trip Into Drum & Bass Remix] – The Prodigy
  5. Everybody In The Place [Fairground Remix] – The Prodigy
  6. Babys Gotta Temper [Tactical Strike vs. Dynamic Remix] – The Prodigy
  7. Breathe [Hinnergy Remix] – The Prodigy
  8. Firestarter [Skazi Remix] – The Prodigy
  9. Out Of Space [Skazi Remix] – The Prodigy
  10. Their Law [Sasha LSD Full On Remix] – The Prodigy
  11. Hyperspeed [Cycle Sphere Remix] – The Prodigy

Father’s Day 2010

I felt that all the music compilation albums promoted for Father’s Day are so poor that I have mixed my own for my Dad this Father’s Day.

Father’s Day 2010

  1. Song For My Father – Leon Thomas
  2. Would You Believe In Me? – Jon Lucien
  3. Take Five – Dave Brubeck
  4. Running Free – Baron Von Olston
  5. My Aunt Edna – Bonnie Koloc
  6. Alright – Allen Anthony
  7. Family Affair – Sly & The Family Stone
  8. Let’s Pretend – Relevant Elephant
  9. Beatmaker – Doris
  10. Angel of the Morning – P.P. Arnold
  11. Les Fleur – Minnie Ripperton
  12. Sneakin’ Up On You – Peggy Lee
  13. Can’t Seem To Make You Mine – The Seeds
  14. Country Girl – Johnny Otis
  15. You Can’t Turn Me Away – Sylvia Striplin
  16. English Sparrow – Paul Parrish
  17. Poor Boy – Country Funk
  18. Hercules – Aaron Neville
  19. Take Ten ’63 – Paul Desmond
  20. Ordinary Joe – Terry Callier

Summer’s Coming

Getting ready because

Summer’s Coming

  1. Desista – Caio Marques
  2. Another Day in the Life – Limp Twins
  3. Comin’ Round – Bubba Sparxxx
  4. From my Heart to Yours – Laura Izibor
  5. Done the Sums – Astronomy Class
  6. Seeing Things – Zero 7
  7. Lady Don’t Tek No – Lyrics Born
  8. Stoned Again – Galliano
  9. Les Artistes – Santogold
  10. Nuthin Nice – Astronomy Class
  11. You’ve Made Me So Very Happy – Blood, Sweat & Tears
  12. Melting Pot – Blue Mink
  13. Dumb Ballad – Flevans
  14. In Love With You (Instrumental)/ There They Go (Acapella) – The Freestylers
  15. One Mint Julep – Bob James
  16. Love’s Gonna Tear Your Playhouse Down (Part 1) – Chuck Brooks

Recommended Tracks

Some of my favourite lesser heard songs

Recommended Tracks

  1. Ancestors – Gonjasufi
  2. Jungle Fever – The Chakachas
  3. You Stood Me Up – Benji Hughes
  4. Going Back to Cali – LL Cool J
  5. See You When You Get Here – Lisa Mitchell
  6. Bamba – The Golden Boys
  7. I Feel Better – Hot Chip
  8. Baby I Love You – Roberta Flack
  9. Just Missed My Baby – The Meters
  10. By The Way – Shawn Lee’s Ping Pong Orchestra
  11. Chemtrails – Beck
  12. Cross the Tracks – Maceo & The Macks
  13. Family Affair – Sly & The Family Stones
  14. Celestial Blues – Gary Bartz Ntu Troop
  15. New World – Van Halen
  16. Peace Train – Cat Stevens
  17. Cry Baby Cry – The Beatles

Now’t As Funny As Folk

Sometimes Folk music is dismissed or narrowly categorised, whereas I think it is lovely and a little more encompassing than most folk think.

Now’t As Funny As Folk

  1. Diamond Day – Vashti Bunyan
  2. Mean to me – Alice Russell
  3. Vibrate (Ft. Braintax) – Mr. Scruff
  4. Concubine Rice – Lone Pigeon
  5. Blister in the Sun – Violent Femmes
  6. Running Free – Baron Von Olston
  7. Milk – Kings of Leon
  8. Poor Boy – Country Funk
  9. Circle – Edie Brickell
  10. Dig a Hole – The Ailerons
  11. For Free – Joni Mitchell
  12. Mother Nature is a Man – The Pale
  13. My Aunt Edna – Bonnie Koloc
  14. Ruby Tuesday – Melanie
  15. Gone Daddy Gone – Violent Femmes
  16. There is a Mountain – Donovan
  17. Heartbeats – Jose Gonzalez
  18. Oriental Folk Song – Wayne Shorter
  19. Billy Brown – MIKA

Extra X-Wide P

Just some more of my current favourites from across the decades

Extra X-Wide P

  1. Winchester Cathedral – The New Vaudeville Band
  2. Inside My Love – Minnie Riperton
  3. Hare Krishna (King Britt) – Tony Scott
  4. Jupiter – The Moonflowers
  5. Scarborough Fair – The Boys of the Isle
  6. Robots – Jamie Woon
  7. In 3s – Beastie Boys
  8. Its Taking So Long – Kathy Smith
  9. Bolero – Moulin Rouge (OST)
  10. Hairy Trees – Goldfrapp
  11. Rutten – Skream
  12. It’s a Beautiful Day – Liverpool Express
  13. It Must Be Love – Madness
  14. Provider (Zero 7 Mix) – N-E-R-D
  15. Don’t You Just Love It? – Hint (possibly a made up title, lost the sleeve)

That’ll do pig, that’ll do.

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  14. xwidep says:

    Mixes are now available in full – well one of them is, the rest are to follow : )

  15. loripop326 says:

    some faves of mine already on these playlists. but many i’m going to have to check out. :) thank you for this, i love finding new music!

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