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dirtylaundre sessions no.159



Semi-fitting for a 4.20 show….this one sounds like a string of little podcasts strung together. Moving from old school and new school style Hip Hop, Grime, Ragga, Trip Hop and downtempo, Brostep, Halfstep, dub and dubstep.

1. Earl Sweatshirt feat. Vince Staples & Casey Veggies – Hive
2. The Flying Skulls feat J. Tonal – Bacon
3. G-Side – I’m Sorry (JakeOne Remix)
4. El-P – Sign Here
5. DJ Krush feat Aesop Rock – Kill Switch (Beep Mix)
6. Earl Sweatshirt feat. Matthew Tavares – Hoarse
7. Alix Perez feat Foreign Beggars & Jehst – Monolith
8. Tokimonsta feat. Kool Keith – The Force
9. Alix Perez feat. They Call Me Raptor – Villains 1 Heroes 0
10. DJ Krush feat. Mr. Lif – Nosferatu
11. Flying Lotus feat. Shabazz Palaces – Hide Me
12. Zebra Katz – 3rd Dgre
13. CREEP feat. Dark Sister – Jessica King
14. Flying Lotus feat. Niki Randa – The Kill
15. Architect – The Sun (Walton Hoax Remix)
16. Neneh Cherry – Spit Three Times (Lee Bannon Remix)
17. King Midas Sound – Tears (Kiki Hitomi Revoice)
18. Alexander Spit feat. Anna Henscey – Prozac
19. Mount Kimbie feat. King Krule & Jeremiah Jae – You Took Your Time (Oneman Remix)
20. Yo La Tengo – Here To Fall (Pete Rock Remix)
21. Tricky feat. Tirzah – Sundown
22. Massive Attack – Psyche (Van Rivers & The Subliminal Kid Remix)
23. Tricky – Feed Me
24. Dead Prez – Hip Hop
25. Alix Perez feat. Strange U – Shadows
26. Distance & Crazy D – Worries Again
27. Gatekeeper & Grilza – Truth In The Booth
28. RSD feat. Wilks – Firewall
29. Strikez & Digital – Road That Never Ends
30. Wu-Tang Clan – Lyrical Swords (Pawn Remix)
31. Tek-One feat. Illaman – End Of
32. Sublime – Doin Time (Zeds Dead Summer Grime Remix)
33. Hijack – Nightmaresz
34. Search & Destroy – Deepest Fear
35. Dub & Run – Milk
36. DJ Krush feat. Shin’ichi Kinoshita – Beyond Raging Waves
37. Fused Forces – Axis
38. Unknown Artist – Heart of Darkness

Full on mixmode for the next podcast.

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dirtylaundre sessions no.123



If I ran a Hip-Hop/Rap channel…This was an old idea, so it’s filled wih mostly older stuff (within the last 3-4 years). Jumping different coasts, even countries and continents…From dubstep/grime, E-40’s son Droop-E, Panamanian Duo by way of Oakland’s Los Rakas, a rework of Odd Future (Tyler the creator), the south’s Rittz, to Canada’s multiracial The Airplane Boys, and even pop and underground heavies from the east like Fat Joe, some Wu Tang members and The Company Flow’s El-P…and ending with the Flying Lotus produced track Get Dirty.

random intro : Reggie & The Full Effect – Guess Who’s Back

01. Dabrye feat. Doom – Air (Kode9 Remix)
02. Starkey feat. Non & Halfcast – Alarm
03. Last Japan feat. Trim – East
04. The Airplane Boys – Little Brother
05. Droop-E – I Am
06. Tyler The Creator – French (Toro y Moi Remix)
07. Rittz – High Five

08. Redshape – Until We Burn
09. The Airplane Boys – Dictate
10. Los Rakas – Kalle
11. El-P – The Full Retard
12. Chase & Status feat. Tinie Tempah – Hitz

return to the boom bap

13. Pill – Reflections
14. Fat Joe feat. Young Jeezy – Slow Down (HaHa)
15. Apollo Brown feat. Rapper Big Pooh & Black Milk – Hungry
16. Freeway – Rockstar
17. Method Man, Ghostface Killah & Raekwon – Dangerous
18. Vandalyzm – Get Rough (Dirty)

Next week’s session: you goon get Clubbed Out!


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dirtylaundre sessions no. 111



Ah to tha tick tock you don’t stop…doing a bit of broken beat / glitch hop transitioning to a more loungey downtempo trip hop, I got it to at least sound more like a proper mix than my previous attempts.

01. Vanilla feat Bagul – Intro
02. KEV//BOT – Crazy About You
03. Atu- What You Like
04. Freddie Joachim – That Girl
05. Booty Thrill – National Love
06. Bonobo – Jets
07. Ta-Ku – Cold
08. Vanilla – This Time
09. Sons of The Morning x Rafiq Bhatia – IV
10. Breakestra – Hiding (Arts The Beatdoctor Remix)
11. A.M. Architect – Window
12. Arts The Beatdoctor – Highway Hypnosis
13. DJ Cam – Dieu Reconnaitra Les Siens
14. DJ Krush – On The Dub-ble
15. Force of Nature – Vagrancy
16. DJ Spooky – Antarctic Rhythm Quartet 1 (Invincible Hip Hop Mix)
17. Karl Jefferson – Lizard Lips
18. The Scientist – Majestic Creatures
19. Karl Jefferson – Mouse Eggs
20. Pretty Lights – Someday is Everyday

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dirtylaundre sessions no.91


Twistedsensabassdubshow. We’ve got some Bass and some Dub, and no idea of what direction to take it to. I gave it the name of what it sounded like.

Missy Elliott and Tricky Meet Up In Miami, Got Blazed and Decided to Throw a Minimal Block Party

Intro – Dirty Talking
01. Savile – Woman & Man
02. Blaqstarr feat. M.I.A. – Lemme Hump You
03. Kode9 & The Spaceape feat. Cha Cha – Neon Red Sign
04. King Midas Sound – Meltdown (Kode9 & The Spaceape Rework)
05. Myakkah – I Want To Feel
06. Aquarius Heaven – Stop
07. FAY – Talk With My Body (The-Drum Remix)
08. Kitty Pryde – Hittin Lix
09. Gil Scott-Heron & Jamie XX – Running
10. Jimmy Edgar – Hot Raw Sex (Instra:Mental Remix)
11. Reso – Ishimura (Drop The Lime’s Dark Tunnels Remix)
12. Zebra Katz feat Njena Reddd Foxxx – Ima Read
13. Them Jeans – Balloons (James Pants Remix)
14. Femme En Fourrure – Bronco (Nguzunguzu Remix)
15. PNAU – Unite Us (Raffertie Remix)
16. Zebra Katz & Boyfriend – Winter Titty (Lenkemz Remix)
17. Clicks & Whistles – Neva Get Caught (Starks & Nacey Remix)
18. Eliot Lipp – On & On
19. Baauer – Yaow!
20. Monsieur Monsieur – Dirty Minded (Canblaster Remix)
21. Sleigh Bells – Tell ‘Em (Kingdom Remix)


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dirtylaundre sessions no.87


Hip Hop minus the rhymes. Sample heavy soul session this week featuring mostly free music.

Broken Soul System:

01. Biblo – Lovers Carvings (Leatherette Remix)
02. South South Million – Baff Speech
03. Arcade Fire – Suburbs (sampled by The Airplane Boys – Born To Be)
04. Gonzo – Stay
05. Mane Mane – Skin Fox
06. Alexander Spit – Marciano
07. Gonzo – Timepiece
08. Flying Lotus – Massage Situation
09. Gramatik – It’s Over (F.A.Q. Remix)
10. Andreya Triana – Lost Where I Belong (FLying Lotus Remix)
11. Alexander Spit – I Wanna Write A Love Song
12. Gramatik – So Much For Love
13. Ohbliv – Freekphone
14. Alexander Spit – Life Goes On
15. Gonzo – When It’s Cold Outside
16. Handbook – Know What (I Still Love You)
17. Pretty Lights – We Must Go On
18. Eliot Lipp – I Wanted To Be A Rock & Roll Star
19. Suff Daddy – Hospital
20. The Fascinations – Can’t Get Away From You
21. Etta James – Rather Go Blind (Lucky Paul Rework)
22. Mike James Kirkland – What My Last Girl Put Me Through (Nicolas Jaar Remix)
23. Marvin Gaye – What’s Going On (Mad Professor Mix)
24. Michal Menert – Drift By
25. Pretty Lights – Lonesome Street


I decided to write a take on information porn aka the somewhat evils of google searching recently,
and Dirty Epic playing in the background seems fitting and appropriate

i’m on this lonely facebook page


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dirtylaundre sessions – No.70


Big Pimpin. Going for a soulful, funky, downtempo and soundtrackish session this time around. There are no subtleties here. Includes one of the most sampled drum tracks from the early days of Hip Hop, Apache by The Incredible Bongo Band. Let’s get Mackadocious!

Intro: Blind Man / The Mack – Lesson 1: A pimp is only as good as his product…

01. Edwin Starr – Airport Chase
02. Edwin Starr – Ain’t Hell Up In Harlem (Instrumental)
03. Curtis Mayfield – No Thing On Me (Cocaine Song) [Instrumental]
04. Curtis Mayfield – Right On For Darkness
05. Levek – Look On The Bright Side
06. Thunderball feat. Mustafa Akbar – Make Your Move
07. Degero – Diolabbi
08. Goblin – Profondo Rosso : Death Dies M32
09. The Dead Weather – Hustle & Cuss
10. Degero – Death To Morality
11. The Sugarman Three & Co. feat. Charles Bradley – Take It As It Come (Afrodisiac Soundsystem Remix)
12. Ancient Astronauts – Put ‘Em Up (Instrumental)
13. Incredible Bongo Band – Apache
14. Chase & Status feat. Kano – Against All Odds

Outro: Black Dynamite / Chocolate Giddy Up – I Sell Drugs To The Community


This session contains 2 tracks from my co-workers band (track 7 and 10):

From San Diego, California, Degero is a four-piece psychedelic funk band with rock and blues influences. In 2011, the band released its first full length album, We Are Not Machines, and is currently touring Southern California.


My html skills are rusty…this thing should be functioning for the most part, Dirtylaundre Sessions Archive of shows 1 through 50 (slightly higher bitrate than the original podcasts).

Sessions Archive @ alaundre

I don’t know if I’ll get to 100 sessions by the end of the year, but we’ll see.

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dirtylaundre sessions – No.63


Broken Beat / Random Beat mixtape volume (lost track of count). Abstracted beats and rhymes for the fragmentaholics. Will it blend? Beats too chunky for easy consumption. This is how you rock to it.

01. Reggie & The Full Effect – Guess Who’s Back
02. Exile – Dawn of Nothing
03. Shigeto – Look At All The Smiling Faces (Take Remix)
04. Knxwledge – Bibimbap
05. DJ Q-Bert & DJ Babu – Thelonious Funk
06. Samiyam – Return
07. Free The Robots – Inter Arma
08. Pictureplane – Goth Star
09. Hudson Mohawke – Overnight
10. Suff Daddy – 4 My Holiks
11. DJ Krush feat. The Beat Knuckles – Beataholic Reformatory
12. Fanu – Bringing Out the Evil
13. Gil Scott-Heron and Jamie XX – I’m New Here
14. Lynx & Kemo – The Raw Truth
15. Mr. Lif – Ultra/Mega
16. Cut Chemist Feat. Edan and Mr. Lif – Storm
17. Onra – The One (feat. T3 from Slum Village)
18. Mr. Chop – Main Ingredient
19. Pretty Lights – Sunday School
20. Souleance – Passarinho
21. Pariah – Detroit Falls
22. Dee Edwards – Why Can’t There Be Love? (Pilooski Edit)
23. The Gaslamp Killer feat. Mophono – Carpool Dummy
24. The Glitch Mob – Fistful Of Silence
25. The Freestylers – Music is Music

Back to beatmatched mixing next session.

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dirtylaundre sessions – No.55


Rap Scallions! and You Don’t Stop … less body rocking Session for Dirty Radio. After doing other “hops” in previous podcasts, decided to stick with just the “hip”. Big Names, Anthems and Classics and lesser known names and ditties, from old and new. Grimestep and abstract hip hop maybe later in the year…

01. Droop-E – Like A Tattoo
02. Copywrite – Forever and A Day
03. Trae Tha Truth – Cop A Drop
04. Jay Electronica – Exhibit C
05. Kanye West – Devil In A New Dress
06. Paul White feat. Danny Brown – One Life
07. Black Milk – Don Cornelius
08. Beanie Siegel – Nothing Like It
09. Jay-Z feat. Alicia Keys – Empire State of Mind
10. Pretty Lights/Notorious B.I.G. – Empire State of Mind (Pretty Lights Unreleased 2010 Bootleg mix)
11. Freeway feat. Jay-Z & Beanie Siegel – What We Do
12. Manny Fresh – Like A Boss
13. Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth – T.R.O.Y. (They Reminisce Over You)
14. The Pharcyde – Passin Me By
15. Main Source – Lookin’ At The Front Door
16. MC Lyte – Poor Georgie

Also been listening to this recently, from Mad Decent – Bird Peterson’s Drankenstein 2 mix, which is described as Crunk Trance … Dirty South Hip Hop filled with Trance samples.

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dirtylaundre sessions – No.35


Sounds like an Oldies, R&B/Soul, Pop, Smooth Jazz Station being played on wonky turntables. Also has a short dubstep mix near the end, including the retro-rave/early jungle stylings of “Something to Lose” by Dark Sky. Laid back and loungin’ show.

01. Jai Paul – BTSTU
02. Suff Daddy – Worst Case Szenario
03. Pretty Lights – Double Love
03. Onra (feat. Reggie B) – High Hopes
04. Washed Out – Feel It All Around
05. Last Order – Summertime
06. Onra – My Comet
07. Knxwledge – Remember Who You
08. Suff Daddy – I Need A Break
09. Knxwledge – Wait
10. Mike Slott – My Lightbridge
11. Alex B – You and I Both Know
12. Mr. Chop – Straighten It Out
13. Nujabes – Sanctuary Ship
14. Tsutchie – Sincerely
15. Kavsrave – PClart
16. Kavsrave – Tightly Closed
17. Dark Sky – Something To Lose
18. Doc Box & B Fresh – Slow Love

Next Session: Sweets and Cheddar

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The Audio File – No.05


Due to undulations and conflagrations in Shatterfreak’s world this podcast has been a long time coming, but as of Monday we are back in the saddle. And odd little collection of hip-hop derivatives and sonic tangents this is what happens when you end up raiding a folder you have opened in a while.

01. Paul White – Floating Free
02. TAKE – Face the Firing Squad
03. Asian Dub Foundation – 2 Face
04. Cypress Hill – How I could just kill a man
05. DJ Shadow – Six Days
06. Dreadzone – Straight to a Soundboy
07. Four Tet – She Moves She
08. Wayne Smith – Under me sleng teng
09. Kid Koala – Vacation Island
10. Lunar – Whale
11. Photek – Smoke Rings
12. The Herbaliser – Something Wicked
13. Tricky – Judas
14. The Streets – Weak Become Heroes

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dirtylaundre sessions – No.33


Beat driven show, on the more Alternative sound spectrum. I pull a Paul Weller (The Jam / Style Council) mid way through and abruptly switch from the brash punkish rock vibe to smoother post punkish grooves (by comparison). Going for a College Radio/Alt Rock on AMP feel for this session.

sessions 33: to a different drum

01. Radioactive Sago Project – Methamphetamine Hydrosuicide
02. Ja Prawn – Suicide Party
03. The Dead Weather – Looking at the Invisible Man
04. Gil Scott-Heron feat. Nas – NY Is Killing Me (1200Squad Remix)
05. DSL – J’mens Bats Les Couilles
06. Rainbow Arabia – Kabukimono (Pictureplane’s Negative Slave Rework)
07. HEALTH – Die Slow
08. The Temper Trap – Drum Song
09. Bloc Party – Better Than Heaven (No Age Remix)
10. Jori Hulkkonen – I Am Dead (CFCF Remix)
11. Signaldrift – Planetarium
12. Asura – Silver Trees
13. Veux – Late Key
14. The Glitch Mob feat. Swan – Between Two Points
15. Sii – Out Of The Blues (Remix)
16. Lali Puna – Clear Cut

Next week: 2 hour edition, house variety on a slightly more chillout groove.

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Tellings – No.17


Place aux sons sudistes cette fois, en l’honneur de la sortie du premier album solo de Big Boi, membre d’OutKast. Et pour agrémenter cette sélection, retour sur le bon album de LORN, ainsi que sur le dernier maxi de Gemmy et l’EP d’Africa Hitech, duo formé de Mark Pritchard et Steve Spacek qui ne devrait plus tarder à sortir un premier album pour Warp.

01. Gemmy – Last 3 Digits
02. Missy Elliott – Bad Man (feat. Vybz Cartel & M.I.A.)
03. Africa HiTech – One Two
04. Big Boi – You Ain’t No DJ (feat. Yelawolf)
05. OutKast – The Way You Move (feat. Sleepy Brown)
06. Drake – Fancy (feat. T.I. & Swizz Beatz)
07. LORN – Greatest Silence
08. Clipse – Trill
09. Starkey – Neck Snap
10. Big Boi – Fo Yo Sorrows (feat. George Clinton, Too Short & Sam Chris)
11. UGK – Three Sixteens
12. T.I. – Ride Wit Me
13. UGK – Quit Haitin’ the South (feat. Charlie Wilson & Willie D)

Until the next episode, this show episode will play every thursday at 8pm GMT.

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iconastasia – no.08


Good vibrations in the house of dirtyRadio, anybody? Episode #8 of Iconastasia takes a different turn, this time: stretching out in the autumn sunlight with a set of headphones jammed on your head, with everything from jazz-flavoured hip-hop vibes to Italian dub and soulful electronics. Let the good times flow.

01. Primal Scream – Get Duffy
02. Cut Chemist – Spoon
03. People Under the Stars – Montego Bay
04. The Chemical Brothers – Life is Sweet
05. St. Germain – Sure Thing
06. Almamegretta – 47
07. The Streets – Has it Come to This?
08. Dr. Octagon – Wild and Crazy
09. Tek 9 – The Friday Takeaway Order
10. Nightmares on Wax – Morse
11. Luke Vibert – Am I Still Dreaming?
12. Miles Davis – John Mclaughlin

(No spoken-word, this episode: I’m so ill I can hardly speak for coughing. Who wants a shoutout on the next episode, though? I know you do! Check out Iconastasia on Facebook for further details!)

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Black Box – No.34


Black Box – No.34. This week we feature the amazing new genre bending Hip Hop vibes of Turnstylz. We also hear some new music from Pantha du Prince and José James… some amazing music from the Democratic Republic of Congo with Staff Benda Bilili… plus lots lots more! The Show will be pushing the two hour format from now on with specials featuring in the heart of the show as much as possible…

There will hopefully be a special podcast avalaible in the next week on with interviews music and more… so keep checking the site for updates.

In the Black Box is now fully available on Twitter HERE…. and on Facebook HERE

You can also hear all of In The Black Box’s latest music on the website and also on SoundCloud HERE where you can also send me your tracks for consideration for the show.

1. Turnstylz feat.SciryL – Favourite Rapper
2. Hypnotic Brass Ensemble – Party Started
3. Wildchild – Knicknack
4. Carlos Niño & Miguel Atwood Ferguson – Antiquity (d’Wala Re-edit)
5. Robert Glasper – Of Dreams to come
6. José James – Warrior
7. Staff Benda Bilili – Avramandole
8. Tony Allen – Ariya (Afrobeat Straight Mix)
9. Staff Benda Bilili – Staff Benda Bilili
10. Norman Harris – In Good Faith
###Turnstylz In Focus###
11. Turnstylz feat. SciryL & K. Swift – Shadow Runner
12. Turnstylz feat. SciryL – Hustle
13. Turnstylz feat. SciryL – Get Grimey
14. Kalae – Breakitdown feat. Mic Wilson
15. SciryL – Punch Dummy
16. Turnstylz feat. SciryL – Suspense
###Turnstylz In Focus###
17. Burial – Southern Comfort
18. Pantha Du Prince – Lay in a Shimmer
19. Subreachers – Taking House Back
20. In The Black Box – Mediate (Click here to hear more)
21. Bonobo – Animals
22. Batidos – Tengo Sed
23. Herb Martin – Soul Drums
24. Staff Benda Bilili – Moziki

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