Radio Days – DV#11

#Radio Time for our first best of edition. DV#11 was a worldwide round up 2005’s finest music

2005 was drawing to a close and we wanted to remember the best music we’d heard that year. So here it is (or was – which is it?).

Playlist

How About A Game of Chess / Dells Bells

UK SECTION
Roots Manuva / Chin High
Kano / No-one Don’t Dance No More (Remix)
Bugz In The Attic / Booty La La
DJ Mentat feat. Skinnyman / When I Give My Heart To You (Joe Buddah Remix)
Alice Russell / All Over Now

US SECTION
Amerie / One Thing
Common / Be
Plantlife / Your Love
Platinum Pied Pipers / Stay With Me
Quasimoto / Greenery
DangerDoom feat. Talib Kweli / Old Skool

DANCE SECTION
Mandy Vs. Booka Shade / Body Language
Switch / A Bit Patchy

NZ SECTION
Recloose feat. Joe Dukie / Dust (Demo Mix)
Fat Freddy’s Drop / Roady
Scribe / Not Many (Remix)

ALTERNATIVE SECTION
Four Tet feat. Percee P / A Joy
LCD Soundsystem / Disco Infiltrator
Tom Vek / Music Television
Little Barrie / Long Hair

FINAL THOUGHTS
Daedulus / Just Briefly

Radio Days – DV#10

#Radio It’s number 10. A chilled affair with tunes from the likes of Guru, Nancy Holloway and Nightmares on Wax

We made it to ten shows. Don’t worry, there were more to come after this. Greg Haywood joined us for a guest mix after his roadblock set at the Infectious night the week before. Other than that it was a more chilled show with tunes from the likes of Guru, Nancy Holloway and Nightmares on Wax.

Playlist

Gift of Gab / Rat Race
Mos Def feat. Ghostface Killah / Ms Fat Booty II
Gorillaz / Feel Good Inc.
Guru feat. Bilal / Certified
Amp Fiddler / I Believe In You (Jaylib Remix)
Brother Jack McDuff / Oblighetto (J Dilla Version)
Nancy Holloway / Hurt So Bad
Raphael Saadiq / Skyy, Can You Feel Me

[POST INFECTIOUS @ THE EDGE MIX – GREG HAYWOOD]*

Recloose / Can’t Take It
Nightmares on Wax / Ease Jimi
Umod / Tromboline
Domu feat. Nix / Last Time
The Roots / Web

* Yeah you guessed it, no tracklist

Radio Days – DV#9

#Radio On DV9 we invited Brackles in for his first guestmix on the Dash ‘n’ Verve show

Well aren’t you in for a treat today. DV#9 sees the first time a young DJ by the name of Brackles featured on the show. He did a mega mish mash of a mix for us and gave us the track listing to boot. Delightful.

Playlist

Rodney P / The Nice Up
De La Soul / A Roller Skate Jam Named “Saturdays”
Roots Manuva / Awfully Deep
Daedulus feat. BusDriver / Quiet Now

[BRACKLES DV MISH MASH MIX]
Ohmega Whatts / Mind Power
Yesterday’s New Quintet / The Horse
Four Tet feat. Percee P / A Joy
Colossus / Thrupenny Bits
The Nextmen feat. Dynamite MC / Blood Fire
Fat Freddy’s Drop / Roady (The Nextmen Walnut Mix)
Lee Perry / Dyon Anaswa
De La Soul feat. MF Doom / Rock Co.Kane Flow
The U.N. / D.O.A. (Lewis Parker Remix)
Mpho Skeef feat. Yogi / Holla
Boxcutter / Brood
Kode9 + The Space Ape / Kingstown

Tom Vek / Music Television
RJD2 / 1976
Nathan Haines / Wonderful Thing
MAW presents B.O.P. / Zabalaza (Dubb Vocal)
Shaun Escoffery / Space Rider (MJ Cole Remix)

Radio Days – DV#8

#Radio Hip-Hop headz rejoice, it’s DV#8 and a whole heap of goodness we played on the radio back in 2005

Well and truly into our stride after two months on the air, we whipped up a hip-hop frenzy in November 2005 with a mix courtesy of the enigmatic Fitz.

Playlist

Mark B & Blade / Superior Mind State
Blak Twang feat. Est’elle / Trixta
Fugees / Vocab (Refugees Hip Hop Remix)
Q-Tip / Vivrant Thing
Hi-Tek feat. Common & Vinia Mojica / The Sun God
Radio City feat. Bajka / The Hop
Slum Village feat. Dwele / Closer

[HECTIC HIP HOP MIX – FITZ]

Mos Def / Umi Says (Zero 7 Remix)
Roy Ayers / Can’t You See Me
Moonstarr / Greed (Moonstarr Remix)
DJ Gregory / Block Party
Rednose Distrikt / Sunshine (Kam’s Edit)

* Fitz is an enigma, he doesn’t do tracklists.

Radio Days – DV#7

#Radio A first outing for Switch ‘A Bit Patchy’ and a D&B mix from Funktion

Number 7, what a belter. By this point we were getting pretty giddy with excitment about Switch’s track ‘A Bit Patchy’ and it got another run out this week. We also had a D&B mix from Funktion. Enjoy.

Playlist

Mos Def, Pharoahe Monche & Nate Dogg / Oh No
MF Doom feat. Mr Fantastik / Rap Snitch Knishes
Handsome Boy Modeling School feat. Dres / First…And Then
Roots Manuva / Kicking The Cack
The Gift Of Gab / Way Of The Light
Finley Quaye / Fallin’
Fat Freddy’s Drop / Midnight Marauders

[FUNKTION – RANDOM GUY D&B MIX]*

Mr Scruff / Ug
Ugly Duckling / Abigail Silk
Mark De Clive Lowe feat. Bembe Segue / Heaven
Time Machine / A Million And One Things To Do
Lone Catalysts / Lone Catalysts (Instrumental)
Steve Spacek / Dollar
Build An Ark / The Stars Are Singing Too (Daedulus Remix)
Madlib / Mystic Bounce
Four Tet feat. Percee P / A Joy
Herbert / The Audience
Switch / A Bit Patchy

* Sadly no playlist again for this one. It was slamming though, for sure.