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Saturday, February 28, 2009

New Mix! 100th post!

Well...that's kinda cool. I go to post my new mix and it's my 100th post!

Hope you lot like the mix!

Sojourn - A Solcofn Mix March 09

1 Minilogue - Jamaica (Dubfire Remix B-side)
2 John Dahlback - Morphine (Francesco Diaz & Young Rebels Remix)
3 Sebastien Leger & Chris Lake - Word
4 Thomas Schwartz - Jupiter Calling
5 Roel H - Dancing Bears (Phil Kieran Mix)
6 Joachim Garraud - Are U Ready (Laidback Luke Mix)
7 Rune Rk - Kosimo
8 John Acquaviva & Olivier Giacomotto - Sofa King (Mark Mendes Mix)
9 Sunshine Jones - If You Wouldn't Mind (Tiger Stripes Mix)
10 James Hardcourt - Call Response
11 Pryda - Rafunk
12 Mobbing - Freeze
13 Mescal Kid - Magic (Mix 2)
14 Birdy Nam Nam - The Parachute Ending

Grab it HERE!

Back soon with more!

Friday, February 27, 2009

Get Scruffy!

I will be back soon with a new mix from yours truly but in the meantime...enjoy this mix by one of my favorite producers, Mr Scruff.

For those that don't know, Mr. Scruff is the recording name of Andy Carthy (born in 1972 in Macclesfield, England), a British DJ and artist. His DJ name was inspired by his scruffy facial hair, as well as his trademark loose-lined drawing style. He has been DJing since 1994, at first in and around Manchester, then nationwide. He is known for DJing in marathon sets (often exceeding six hours), his eclectic musical taste, his love of a "nice cup of tea" and the quirky home-produced visuals and animations associated with his music.

Check the video 'Get A Move On'. It was my introduction to all that is Scruffy!

Grab the mix ----- > Mr Scruff Essential Mix 2-7-2009


Body & Soul 'In The Beginning' (National General)
Leroy Hutson 'Lucky Fellow' (Curtom)
Eddie Kendricks 'Girl You Need a Change of Mind' (Motown)
Zed Bias & Jenna G 'Let Me Change Your Mind' (Development)
Mr Scruff 'Give Up To Get' (Ninja Tuna)
Mr Scruff 'Rocking Chair' (Ninja Tuna)
Theo Parrish 'Chemistry' (Sound Signature)
Arcadion 'Ghostfeeder' (DC Recordings)
Ragga Twins 'Wipe The Needle' (Shut Up And Dance)
Q Tip 'Manwomanboogie' (Motown)
Mr Scruff with Skuff & Inja 'Zen' (Ninja Tuna)
James Brown 'Get On The Good Foot' (Polydor)
Mr Scruff & Quantic 'Donkey Ride' (Ninja Tuna)
Mr Scruff 'Fish' (Ninja Tune)
Mr Scruff 'Get On Down' (Ninja Tuna)
Thomas Bangalter 'On Da Rocks' (Roule)
Psychotropic 'Only For The Headstrong' (Raw Bass)
Mr Scruff 'Chicken In A Box' (Ninja Tune)
DJ Mitsu The Beats 'Kuro Fessional MC (Instrumental)' (Mukatsuku)
Color Climax 'Disque O Heights' (Breakin' Bread)
Jazzanova 'Boom Clicky Boom Klack (Mr Scruff Mix)' (Sonarkollektiv)
Talking Heads 'Once In A Lifetime' (Sire)
Mr Scruff 'Kalimba' (Ninja Tuna)
Sweet Salvation 'Rock Steady' (Elektra)
Cosmic Force 'Ghetto Down (Kenny Dope Mix)' (Truth & Soul)
Mr Scruff 'Sweetsmoke' (Ninja Tuna)
Benny Ill, Kode 9 & The Culprit 'Fat Larry's Skank' (Tempa)
Nicolette 'Dove Song' (Shut Up And Dance)
Channel One 'Jungle Skank' (Channel One)

Check out Mr Scruff on the Road!

Upcoming Shows ( view all )
Mar 7 2009 10:00P
Music Box Manchester, Northwest
Mar 19 2009 9:00P
Club Stylus Leeds, Northwest
Mar 20 2009 9:00P
UEA Norwich, East
Mar 21 2009 9:00P
KoKo London, London and South East
Mar 27 2009 10:00P
Minnemeers Gent, East Flanders
Mar 28 2009 10:00P
Le Social Paris, Ile-de-France

Mr Scruff Myspace!

Mr Scruff Website!

Get his newest Album 'Ninja Tuna'!

Get his first album ' Keep It Unreal'!

Thursday, February 19, 2009

Monday, February 09, 2009

Back Once Again!

It's been a while since a did a mix...so here ya go! It's Fidgetastic!

Back Once Again - A Solcofn Mix Feb 09

1 The Hours - Can You See The light (Dekker & Johan Mix)
2 Foxy Brown - Oh Yeah (Spinstyles Mix)
3 Bass Kleph - Bump Uglies (Stupid Fresh Wizards In Oz Mix)
4 Graveleaf - The Crusade (Royal Rumble Mix)
5 Bird Peterson - Shooked
6 Mighty Dub Katz - Keep On Truckin (Streetlife DJs Mix)
7 Don Rimini - Nervous Breakdown
8 Phonat - Learn To Recycle (4 To The Floor Mix)
9 Solid Groove - This Is Sick (Bass Weazel Mix)
10 Barletta - Bass Live (Gingy Mix)
11 Nhan Solo & Daniel Dexter - Bounce Is Back (Malente Mix)
12 AutoKratz - Just Keep Walking
13 Twocker - Chopper (Dopamine Mix)
14 Art Whiplash - Party, Sex And Bullshit (Toxic Avenger Mix)

Grab it -------> HERE!

Back soon!

Thursday, February 05, 2009

Josh Wink - Essential Listening

Josh Wink (born Joshua Winkelman in 1970) is an DJ, label owner, producer, remixer, and artist and he hails from Philadelphia,Pennsylvania in the United States. He was a pioneering DJ in the American rave scene during the early 1990s. Wink was one of the most prominent champions of the Acid/Tribal house movement in the United States and in 1990, Wink founded his own successful record label called Ovum Recordings with King Britt. In 1995, he released several hits, including "Don't Laugh," "I'm Ready" (which hit number one on the U.S. Hot Dance Club Play chart) and "Higher State of Consciousness," which topped the dance charts in Europe. In 1996 Wink released two albums: A Higher State Of Wink's Work, which is a compilation of Wink's early 12 inch singles, and Left Above the Clouds, under the name Winx. In 1998, he released the Herehear album (with Ursula Rucker and Trent Reznor) and the 20 To 20 EP appeared in 2003.

In addition to his artist albums, Wink has released many DJ mix albums, three of his most well-known being Volumes 1, 2 and 3 of the Profound Sounds series. Profound Sounds Volume 3 is notable in that it contains Wink's popular remix of the Radiohead song Everything in Its Right Place, which Wink was able to license exclusively for his album through negotiations with Radiohead themselves. His song "Higher State of Consciousness" was also featured on the popular video game Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories. He has had many club hits such as "How's Your Evening So Far?" (with Lil Louis) and "Superfreak (Freak)" and has also gained a lot of attention for his remixes of FC Kahuna, Paul Oakenfold, Moby, Towa Tei, Ladytron and Depeche Mode, among others. Josh Wink has recorded releases using many aliases such as - Wink, Winc, Winks, Winx, The Crusher, E-Culture, and Size 9.

Two weeks ago Josh got behind the decks for the BBC and did a crazy Essential set.

Grab it below!

Josh Wink - Essential Mix 24-01-2009


1) JPLS ‘Combination’ (MNus)
1.1) Wink ‘Are You There (Acapella)’ (Ovum Recordings)
2) Rhythm & Sound W/ Tikiman ‘Ruff (Afefe Iku Remix)’ (White Label)
2.5) Josh Wink ‘Counter Clock 319’ (Ovum Recordings)
3) Echoplex Presents ‘Microplex’ (Sinewave)
3.5) Winx ‘Don’t Laugh’ (Nervous Records)
4) Crowdpleaser & Ly Sander ‘XYZ’ (Drumpoet Community)
5) Taho ‘Shambhalla (Wink Interpretation)’ (Ovum Recordings)
6) Kink & Neville ‘Blueprint’ (Hour House)
7) Thom Yorke ‘The Eraser (Wink Interpretation)’ (XL/CDR)
8 Laven & MSO ‘Reach’ (Klang Elektronik)
9) DJ Minx ‘A Walk In The Park (Wink Interpretation)’ (MMus)
10) D’Julz ‘Just So You Know (2000 & One Remix)’ (Ovum Recordings)
11) Josh Wink ’Everybody To The Sun’ (Ovum Recordings)
12) Gregor Thresher ‘95 Days’ (Ovum Recordings/CDR)
13) Alexkid ‘Mocco Version 1’ (Cadenza/CDR)
14) Kelvin K ‘My Pal’ (Hudd Traxxx)
15) Crom And Doobie ‘Parklife (Mirco Violi & Sercan Remix)’ (OFF)
16) Kerri Chandler ‘ESC’ (Deeply Rooted House)
17) DJ Sneak ’All Over My Face 2008’ (Downtown 161)
18) Guillaume & The Coutu Dumonts ‘I Was On My Way To Hell’ (Circus Company)
19) Peter Van Hoesen ‘Casual Care (Original)’ (Time To Express)
19.5) Wink ‘Freak’ (Ovum Recordings)
20) Pigon ‘Kamm’(Beatstreet)
21) Martyn ‘Vancouver’ (3024)
22) Portishead ‘Magic Doors (Noise Floor Crew Remix)’ (CDR)
23) Shed ‘ The Lower Upside Down’ (Ostgut Ton)

Don't forget that Josh Wink's new album, When a Banana was just a Banana, is out now!

Also make sure to pick up his underrated second album Herehear (Highly Recommended)!

Grab his first album Left Above The Clouds!

Josh Wink Website!

Josh Wink Myspace!