Archive for the Benji B Category

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio 1) – 2014-07-24 – Benji B

FUTURE electronic beats from hip hop and house to electronically-driven soul music. Hudson Mohawke – Chimes – LUCKY ME Sampha – Indecision – YOUNG TURKS Baauer – Clang – FORTHCOMING LUCKY ME Kelela and Bok Bok – Melba’s Call – NIGHT SLUGS Nautic – Lay Back – DEEK The Bug – Void – NINJA TUNE […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio 1) – 2014-07-17 – Benji B Guest Jamie xx

Benji B’s off, so Jamie xx steps in to guest-present the show. There’s exclusive mixes from John Talabot & Nic Tasker. Modeselektor pick three records and James Blake swings by and drops off some exclusive new music. Plus there is music from Midland, Gil Scott-Heron, Talaboman, Aebelo & more. Jamie xx – All Under One […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio 1) – 2014-07-10 – Benji B (Leon Vynehall in 3 Records)

Benji gets to know Leon Vynehall in 3 Records and Trevor Nelson is in World Cup Corner. Nautic – Laid Back [Deek Recordings] Little Dragon – Cat Rider [4AD] SOHN – Lessons [4AD] Jamie xx – Touch Me [Unreleased] Kraftwerk – It’s More Fun To Compute [Kling Klang] Quarteto em Cy – Tudo Que Voce […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio 1) – 2014-07-03 – Benji B

Future electronic beats from hip hop and house to electronically-driven soul music. Little Dragon – Ritual Union (Glastonbury 2014) Baauer – Clang [Forthcoming Lucky Me] FKA twigs – Two Weeks [Young Turks] Paul White – Healing Tea [Unreleased] Airhead – Believe [Forthcoming 1-800 Dinosaur] Lil Silva – Mabel [Good Years] Dj Dodger Stadium – Love […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio 1) – 2014-06-26 – Benji B (FaltyDL: In 3 Records)

ESG – UFO [99 Records] FKA twigs – Two Weeks [Young Turks] Jamie xx – All Under One Roof Raving [Young Turks] The Maghreban – Amok Time [Unreleased] Kamaal the Abstract – Feelin [Arista Promo] A Tribe Called Quest – God Lives Through (Instrumental) [Jive] Usher – Good Kisser (Remix) 50 Cent – You Know […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio 1) – 2014-06-19 – Benji B (Seven Davis Jr, Schoolboy Q & World Cup Corner)

Seven Davis Jr is in the mix spinning new releases and an exclusive preview of “Friends” from his upcoming EP. Plus, Schoolboy Q selects his In 3 Records & Dego joins Benji in World Cup Corner to talk football. Os Reis Du Batuque – Trem Batucada [Philips] Die – Over The Edge [Unreleased] Seven David […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio 1) – 2014-06-12 – Benji B (Lil Silva: In 3 Records)

Lil Silva passes through the studio and delivers his In 3 Records selection after dropping the first play ‘First Mark’ forthcoming on Good Years. Plus there is new music from Dego, Four Tet, Dorian Concept, Zennor, Skepta and more Martyn – 2 Leads And A Computer [Ninja Tune] Zennor – Track 3 [Trilogy Tapes] DJ […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio 1) – 2014-06-05 – Benji B Guest James Lavelle (Mo’ Wax: Label Focus)

Benji takes a retrospective look at Mo’ Wax with label founder James Lavelle in the studio. Little Dragon – Klapp Klapp [Because Music] Drake – 0-100 [Young Money] Burial – Shell Of Light [Hyperdub] Martyn – Forgiveness [ZEN] Die – Over The Edge [Unreleased] Dark Sky – Odyssey [Unreleased] Travis Scott – Don’t Play (feat. […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio 1) – 2014-05-29 – Benji B (Martyn: In 3 Records)

Martyn passes through the studio for a catch up and delivers his In 3 Records selection! Plus new music from Little Dragon, Bok Bok and Banks. Contains strong lanugage. Martyn – Fashion Skater [Ninja Tune] Kelis – Rumble (Actress Sixinium Bootleg Mix) [Ninja Tune] Hudson Mohawke – 100HM [Rockstar Games] Little Dragon – Klapp Klapp […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio 1) – 2014-05-22 – Benji B Guest Fatima Al Qadiri

Benji’s special guest is the Senegal-born, Kuwati-raised and NYC-residing Fatima Al Qadiri. Skepta – That’s Not Chi-raq (Benji B Dubplate) [Unreleased] Nguzunguzu – Sky Cell [Forthcoming Fade To Mind] Fatima Al Qadiri – Hydra [Fade to Mind] Colta x Patrick Brian – Grunt [Unreleased] Bok Bok – Greenhouse [Forthcoming Night Slugs] Visionist – First Love […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio 1) – 2014-05-15 – Benji B Guest BadBadNotGood

Travis Scott – Don’t Play (feat. Big Sean & The 1975) [Unreleased] Budgie – Bravo [Wildheart] Little Dragon – Cat Rider [Because Music] Martyn – Lullaby [Ninja Tune] Troumaca – Gold, Women And Wine (Bullion Remix) [Brownswood] We Are Shining – Amles [Free Download] Leon Vynehall – Time [Aus Music] Lana Del Rey – West […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio 1) – 2014-05-08 – Benji B (Four Tet Takeover)

Benji chats in-depth to Four Tet and then hits play on an exclusive packed guest mix. Kelela – Want It [Unreleased] Budgie – The Only Power [Forthcoming Wildheart Recs] Seven Davis Jr – All Kinds [Must Have Records] Kassem Mosse – Untitled A2 [Workshop] Omar-S – Incognigro [FXHE Records] Four Tet in conversation with Benji […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio 1) – 2014-05-01 – Benji B , DJ Rashad

Benji dedicates the show to the late DJ Rashad with music from the Juke & Footwork lynchpin and a mix he did for Benji in March 2013. DJ Rashad – Rashad [Planet Mu] DJ Rashad – Broken Hearted [Hyperdub] DJ Rashad – I’m Gone [Ghettophiles] DJ Rashad – Oh God [Unknown] DJ Rashad – Do […]

Exploring Future Beats (BBC Radio 1) – 2014-04-24 – Benji B (Fatima, SZA & FaltyDL)

No features, just music… Future electronic beats from hip hop and house to electronically-driven soul music. Dego & Kaidi – Unknown [FORTHCOMING SOUND SIGNATURE] Kai Alcé – Dirty South Dirt [FXHE 7''] Omar-S – Track #8 [FXHE RECORDS] Aaron “FIT” Siegel – Seedbed [RED EYE RECORDS] Percussions – KHLHI [TEXT RECORDS] DJ Center – 2AM […]

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 […]