Archive for the Benji B Category

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio 1) – 2014-04-17 – Benji B (Forest Swords is session)

DJ Wilson – Siren [Sound Signature] Daphni – Julia [Jiaolong] Vegyn – Afrika [Unknown] Anthony Naples – PMD [The Trilogy Tapes] Kyle Hall – Girl U So Strong [Hyperdub] Fatima Al Qadiri – Shanghai Freeway [Hyperdub] Kode9 – 9 Samurai [Hyperdub] Bok Bok – Melba’s Call (Deleted Mix) [Unreleased] The Animated Egg – Sock It […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio 1) – 2014-04-10 – Benji B (Nas in 3)

20 years on from Illmattic, Benji catches up with Nas in 3 Records. Main Source – Live At The Barbeque [Wild Pitch Records] Nas – The Stretch Armstrong and Bobbito Show on WKCR October 28, 1993 [Columbia] The Heath Brothers – Smilin’ Billy Suite Part II [Strata-East] Nas – One Love (One L Main mix) […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio 1) – 2014-04-03 – Benji B, A Frankie Knuckles tribute

A show celebrating the life of one of the pioneers of modern DJ culture and House music, Frankie Knuckles. Includes the interview with Benji first broadcast in January 2013. Frankie Knuckles – Baby Wants To Ride (feat. Jamie Principle) [Trax] Marshall Jefferson – Move Your Body The Night Writers – Let The Music Use You […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio1) – 2014-03-27 – Benji B (Cooly G in 3 Records)

Floating Points – King Bromeliad [Eglo] Kate Bush – Cloudbusting [EMI] FaltyDL – Hardcourage (VIP) [Ninja Tune] Kassem Mosse – A1 (Untitled) [Workshop] Moodymann – Freeki MF [KDJ] Cooly G – Hold Me [Hyperdub] DJ Skurge – Turn The Knob [Unreleased] Seven Davis Jr – Fun [Apron] Perc – Take Your Body Off (Tessela Remix) […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio1) – 2014-03-20 – Benji B

Two hours of future electronic beats from hip hop and house to electronic-driven soul music. OB IGNITT – Mysterious [FXHE] Radio Slave – Don’t Stop No Sleep (Nightmare Mix) [NonPlus] DJ Skurge – Turn The Knob [Unreleased] Seven Davis Jr – Summers [Apron] Moodymann – No [Mahogani Music] Krystal Klear – Fumer Tue [Tonic Records] […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio1) – 2014-03-13 – Benji B Guest DJ Dez aka Andrés (Detroit special)

This week the show comes direct from the Underground Resistance studios in Detroit, expect music from the likes of Model 500, Kyle Hall, Timeline and a mix from DJ Dez aka Andrés. D.I.E. – Nothings Like Detroit [M.A.P Records] Model 500 – Night Drive – Time Space Transmat [Metroplex] Millenium To Millenium – Timeline [Underground […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio1) – 2014-03-06 – Benji B Guest Romare

New producer Romare goes in the mix for Benji. Fatima Al Qadiri – Shanghai Freeway [Hyperdub] Bok Bok – Melba’’s Call [Night Slugs] King Krule – Neptune Estate (Travis Scott Remix) [XL] Isaiah Rashad – Tranquillity [Top Dawg Entertainment] Leon Vynehall – Christ Air [Forthcoming 3024] Rick Ross – Rich Is Gangsta [Def Jam Recordings] […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio1) – 2014-02-27 – Benji B (Two-hour Mixtape)

Wiley, Bok Bok, Inc., Kelela, and FKA Twigs feature in two hours of the freshest new music. Tracklist soon … All download links are liable to stop working at any time so please comment any that are dead so that I can change the new one them.Minimum 5+ request require. Set DVB-S High Quality RIP […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio1) – 2014-02-20 – Benji B, Kaytranada In 3 Records

Kaytranada describes himself in 3 records and there’s another chance to hear his mix from August 2013. Janet Jackson – If (Kaytranada Remix) [White Label] Jeremih – No More [Unreleased] Leon Vynehall – Inside The Deku Tree [3024] Delroy Edwards – LACR001A [LA Club Resource] Martyn – Vancouver (Head High Remix) [3024] Seven Davis Junior […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio1) – 2014-02-13 – Benji B Guest Illum Sphere

Manchester DJ & Hoya:Hoya club resident, Illum Sphere delivers a guest mix ahead of his latest LP ‘Ghosts Of Then And Now’ Plus there’s music from Mo Kolours, Theo Parrish, J Dilla, Prince and many more. Prince – If I Was Your Girlfriend [Paisley Park] Prince – PretzelBodyLogic [MPG] Prince – Head [Warner] Jay Daniel […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio1) – 2014-02-06 – Benji B

Benji gets to know DJ Oneman in 3 Records. Kaytranada – At All [HW&W] Cooly G – Hold Me [Hyperdub] Martyn – Vancouver (Head High Remix) [3024] Mickey Pearce – Jars [Unreleased] SBTRKT – Gamelena [Unreleased] Gunnar Haslam – Laghi Sotterranei [Forthcoming L.I.E.S] Actress – Time [Werkdiscs] Dean Blunt – Sour Diesel (This Ain’t No) […]

Deviation (BBC 1Xtra) – 2006-08-04 – Benji B

Flying Lotus | 1983 (CDR) Georgia Anne Meldrew | Untitled Track3 J Dilla ft J Davey | Red Light (Jay Loves Japan ) Zaki | Daylight (Treehouse) Q Tip ft D Angelo | I Believe (CDR) J Dilla ft Common | E = MC 2 (BBE) Early Man | Untitled (Instrumental) (CDR) Pevern Everett | […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio1) – 2014-01-30 – Benji B (The return of the 3AM Request Line…)

An exclusive first play of the new Freddie Gibbs & Madlib collab. Plus new music from Cashmere Cat, James Blake & Illum Sphere before selection duties are handed over with the return of the 3AM Request Line. Sampha – Beneath The Tree (Future Festival 2014) Cashmere Cat – With Me [Lucky Me] We Are Shining […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio1) – 2014-01-23 – Benji B Guest Jay Daniel

Detroit’s Jay Daniel is in the mix for Benji. King Krule – Lizard State [XL] Sub Luna City – The Preface [Bandcamp] Clams Casino – Freeze (Instrumental Mixtape Vol. 3) [Mixtape] A$AP Mob – Trillmatic (feat. A$AP Nast & Method Man) [Columbia] Pusha T – Suicide (feat. Ab-Liva) [G.O.O.D Music] SCNTST – Wavez Change [Boys […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio1) – 2014-01-16 – Benji B (Artwork: In 3 Records)

Benji gets to know Artwork as he selects three personal cuts for the show. Plus there’s music from Jhené Aiko, Jamie xx, Kaytranada & more. OutKast – SpottieOttieDopaliscious [LaFace] Tinashe – Black Water [Mixtape] Clams Casino – Untitled [Mixtape] Kaytranada – At All St Julien – Jupiter [Forthcoming Apron Records] Komon & Appleblim – Jupiter […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio1) – 2014-01-09 – Benji B (Exclusive Actress)

Three exclusive tracks from Actress’s new LP, in amongst 120 minutes of brand new music. Drake – Trophies [CASH MONEY] Flying Lotus – Wake Me [FREE DOWNLOAD] We Are Shining – Devileye [MIXTAPE] PhOtOmachine – Special Luv [Unreleased] A$AP Mob – Trillmatic [Polo Grounds] Busta Rhymes – Ill Vibe [Abstract In The Dragon Mixtape] Paul […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio1) – 2014-01-02 – Benji B

Future electronic beats from hip hop and house to electronically-driven soul music BANKS – This Is What It Feels Like [Good Years] Kingdom – Bank Head (feat. Kelela) [Fade To Mind] Chance the Rapper – Acid Rain Twigs – Hide Sampha – Can’t Get Closer (Recorded at Maida Vale) Ian Pooley – Followed [Ministry Of […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio1) – 2013-12-19 – Benji B (Young Turks: Label Focus)

Benji shines a light on the Young Turks label with a special show, recorded at Maida Vale. Featuring performances from Koreless, Pional, Sampha and Jamie XX. Twigs – How’s That [Young Turks] SBTRKT – Wildfire [Young Turks] Koreless – Never (Live at Maida Vale) Koreless – Sun (Live at Maida Vale) The xx – Fiction […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio1) – 2013-12-12 – Benji B (The best of 2013)

Benji rounds up 2013 with his Best of the Year show. This programme may contain strong language. Sampha – Indecision [Young Turks] Drake – Too Much [Young Money] Kanye West – Blood On The Leaves [GOOD Music] James Blake – Retrograde [Atlas] Pusha T – Numbers On The Board [GOOD Music] A$AP Rocky – 1Train […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio1) – 2013-12-05 – Benji B Guests Snoop Dogg and Dam Funk

DâM-FunK – Hood Pass Intact [Stones Throw] Snoop Dogg – Gin & Juice [Death Row] Pusha T – Pain [G.O.O.D Music] Joey Bada$$ – Two Lips [Akomplice] Zomby – Pyrex Nights (feat. Last Japan) [4AD] Fatima Al Qadiri – Knight Fare [Dubplate] Logos – Cold Mission [Keysound] Further Reductions – High End Basics [Cititrax] Beat […]