Old Music Archive

This is the old Music Archive page with mixes in RealPlayer format. Some of these will be re-posted on the main archive page as mp3s.

Volume 7 | Love From the Sun

Warming Up | Urban Miss
Guest DJ Urban Miss gets the party bubbling over with the soothing soul of Shaun Escoffrey, The Visioneers, Masters at Work, and Nitin Sawhney.  Read More
Rise Up | Electro35
Brazilian and jazz flavours to make you feel more better including Flora Purim, The Five Corners Quintet, Hajime Yoshizawa, and Mark Murphy.
Stalman Sunday Selektion | Almatin
Beats for the 7th day with Ramjac, Omar and Hardkandy plus evergreen Creative Funk from Diane Jenkins and a long awaited Newban reissue.
Aboukir Sessions | Electro35
Twisted funk from Dego and Omar S, future soul from Rasiyah and Just One, and assorted Hip Hop and broken business from both sides of the pond.

Volume 6 | Fresh For 2006

Aboukir Sessions | Electro35
Futuristic sounds from Spymusic, The Beat Kids and Dan Electro alongside classic UK broken beat, US Hip Hop and a couple of old school electronic funk gems.
Stalman Selektion | Almatin
Beats from The EJM Project, Break Reform and Bugz in the Attic plus a Monday Michiru remix from Yellowtail and broken soul from Daz-I-Kue and One51.
Bring it Up | Electro35
Bringing up the guitar and the organ (but not forgetting to give the drummer some) this is bluesy soul and funk from the days when R&B still meant what it stood for.
Slow Motion | Almatin
Spiritual grooves from around the world plus UK cuts from The Heliocentrics, Alike and AGK. We round up with a tribute to the the late great vocalist, Lou Rawls.

Volume 5 | Blacks and Blues and Pants

Stalman Selektion | Almatin
Uplifting tunes to celebrate Summer in London, including Banda Black Rio, Phuturistix, Da Lata, some gospel flavours, and two from the Swedish GAMM stable.
Slow Motion | Almatin
Laidback tunes with a Scandinavian bias with beats from Take, a Swedish 70's TV theme, Lindberg-Hemmer Foundation and a snippet of Webster Lewis' marathon live in Oslo session.

Volume 4 | Funky Like Your Grandpa's Drawers

Imitations From Home | Almatin
Showcasing a decade of British funk from the mid 60's to the mid 70's featuring tracks from Keef Hartley, Blue Mink, Jon Hiseman, and the Johnny Almond Music Machine.  Read More
You Give Me Cabin Fever | Raj
We remember Raj sporting fine flares at gigs, but once he got behind the decks it was the rough tunes that raised eyebrows. Check out this mix of swamp jazz, badass boppers, and gospel grooves to hear why.  Read More
La Spirale | Patchworks
French musician and producer Patchworks sent us this mix a long time ago. Luckily it's full of timeless rare grooves and his excellent version of 'Brothers on the Slide' which is yet to see the light of day.
Rise Up | Electro35
Spiritual grooves and positive vibrations including modern sides from The Rebirth, Belleruche and The Visioneers alongside classic organ workouts from the vaults of Cadet and Prestige.

Volume 3 | Getting A Little Hipper

A Tribute to Scratching | Electro35
Hip Hop today may be all about the producers and rappers, but back in the day no crew was complete without a DJ working the wheels of steel. From the beat-perfect intricacies of Cash Money to the raw energy of Code Money, DJs were at the forefront of Hip Hop's Golden Era.  Read More
Rise Up | Electro35
Uplifting music to make you feel more better including a wicked new reworking of a Marvin Gaye classic, funky gospel vibes from Tye Tribbett, inspirational beats from DKD, spirtual house from Dan Electro, and some early Summertime flavours from Brazil.
Stalman Selektion | Almatin
A celebration of disco-infused music with original sounds from Jakki, 80s dancers from the Universal Robot Band and Serious Intention, recent interpretations from Domu and Barfly, plus a recently excavated gem from Heem The Music Monsters.
Instant Groove | Almatin
Dusty basement grooves and funky upfront beats including Electro4, bluesy 45s from Albert Collins and King Curtis, the funky Fabulous Caprices, a revival from France's Patchworks, and one of the best cuts of last year - afro flavours from London's Omar.

Volume 2 | Ain't No Half Stepping

Don't Touch That Dial | Electro35
Favourites from two great internet radio sites: Raremusic Radio out of New York and London's own NuWaveRadio. This mix is dedicated to them for showing us the way.
Rooted Stance | Vinyl Messiah
Guest DJ Vinyl Messiah chronicles his changing musical tastes from the early nineties to right now: a little Hip Hop, a touch of acid jazz, and plenty of soulful house.  Read More
Excursions | Almatin
Upfront dancefloor cuts from Afronaut, Jazztronic and Domu, electro funk from Elmore Judd and a James Mason classic.
The Thing (We're Doing It) | Electro35
Inspired by the John Carpenter classic, dark and edgy beats from the likes of Roots Manuva, Sly Stone, Pavel Kostiuk and Express Rising.
Instant Groove | Almatin
New tunes from D'Nell, Beatphreak, Spiritual South and Sebastian Tellier, a Madlib original from The Three Sounds and some seasonal funk from James Brown.

Volume 1 | No More Music By The Suckers

Excursions | Almatin
Dropping the dustiest basement grooves to the upfront beats of tomorrow.
Licking Lyrics | Electro35
Hip hop, funky beats, emcees getting down. For the b-boys and the b-girls.
Let's Start | Almatin
Broken beats, scratchy 45s and a taste of afro-funk.
Electronic Relaxation | Electro35
Taking it easy like Brother Charles with some chilled-out jazz, soul and funk.