Jay Cunning Vs Atomic Hooligan – LIVE @ Esparrago Rock – 26.7.2003

 

 

Jay Cunning and Atomic Hooligan, 2 of the pioneers in the very early Nu Skool Breaks scene and 2 stand up guys that still push the development of music as DJ’s today with their own DJ Academy “On The Rise“. This mix was recorded LIVE back in 2003 at Esparrago Rock in Spain, back when vinyl was king and the Nu Skool Breaks sound was as popular as ever.

 

 

 

 

 

Marseille – Breakbeated Reality Volume 1

 

 

Believe it or not Big Beat is still a thing and this genre far out dates the Breaks scene by far. Believers in this scene still produce tunes today with related record labels to still pushing out this sound. Here we have Marseille with a mix of new and old Big Beat sounds.

 

 

 

 

Tracklist

00:00 The Placenta – The Choice
03:13 SMP – I Waste You
06:09 SID alien – Viruses (Dark Guitar mix)
09:41 Adam Freeland – Coastal Breaks
13:48 Supercharger – Rock The Disco (Extended Version)
17:28 Dylan Rhymes – Naked & Ashamed
20:29 Chocolate Puma feat. Kris Kiss & Loopers – Step Back ([SC]Smash3r Remix)
24:44 Colombo – Lined (Little Orange UA Tribute Mix)
27:14 Placenta – Black Sun (1st Break remix)
33:16 Kemtrails – Crystal (Colombo Remix)
37:20 Pal Battery – Shock Wave
41:16 Inspired – Check My Break Beat Style
44:17 Drop Your Weapon – Kill The Vampire
46:02 Sergei Orange feat. Kelle – Deep Core (feat. Kelle)
49:46 The Placenta & Age Of Rampage – Broken Walls (Age Of Rampage Remix)
54:11 Sonic Academy – Like The Prodigy (Pal Battery Version)
58:37 Stuart Burrows – Phi
60:41 S.Ernst – Dismissal

 

 

Firestar Soundsystem – RIPEcast Mix June 2021

 

 

The Space Cowboys are really bringing out the best in Breaks artists lately with each of their guest DJ mixes streaming to over 20k of people in just a matter of days. This time it’s Canada’s Firestar Soundsystem bracing the decks and providing us with a broken beat related mix.

“This mix really shows the diversity of the genre currently and also shows how the roots of breakbeats and UKG can come to the forefront of this genre and still sound fresh and unique. I wanted to show that in this mix, which includes a few tracks I produced as well as some great music by some fantastic artists. Enjoy!”

 

 

 

 

 

B-Phreak – The Toast & Jam-Cast Episode 12

 

 

Germany’s B-Phreak has been in the Breaks scene for ages now and has graced the pages of Breakzlinkz for well over 10 years. His back with a special mix for The Toast & Jam Cast for episode 12. This set features loads of new music, including the first two tracks from B-Phreak, Bad Boy and Bounce, forthcoming on Toast & Jam Recordings. Keep an eye out for the new album and in the meantime enjoy this mix!

 

 

 

 

Tracklist

1) B-Phreak & Bradley Drop – Bad Boy (Original Mix)
2) B-Phreak & Bradley Drop – Bounce (Original Mix)
3) Huda Hudia & DJ30A & Amber – Think About You (Original Mix)
4) The Darrow Chem Syndicate – Let’s Baxta! (Dial uP Remix)
5) The Beat Club – Security (Bradley Drop Remix)
5) Hankook – Underground (Original Mix)
6) Hypho – Why You Here? (Original Mix)
7) Mafia Kiss – Tundra
8) B-Phreak – Get Low (Original Mix)
9) B-Phreak – Badman (Original Mix)
10) Yo Speed & Dasha Meelo – Gold Keys (Original Mix)
11) CLVRENCE & Ake – Vernant
12) Ducky – Tru
13) donkong – a2m (extended)
14) B-PHREAK – Groove It Out
15) B-PHREAK – Bullet
16) Who Da Funk – Shiny Disco Balls (Urbano Remix)
17) Old School Pick Of The Week
18) SWACQ – Work My Body
19) Scafetta – Dance baby
20)The Synergy – The Placenta
21) DJ Fixx & Ondamike – You’re Beautiful (2021 Mix)

 

 

NORBAK – Exclusive RIPEcast Mix – May 2021

 

 

A breakzlinkz regular over the years, NORBAK that Spanish breakbeat rascal was a recent guest on the Space Cowboys LIVE Twitch stream. The Space Cowboys were so hyped that they got NORBAK to provide them with a special guest mix for the legendary RIPEcast.

Here’s what NORBAK had to say about the mix:
“Thanks to the Space Cowboys crew for having me here. That’s a pleasure! Hope you enjoy this mix with me! Check my social networks for more info and contents. Big love for all <3”

 

 

 

 

 

Berto – Last Honors – Tribute to DJ Chronic

 

 

Scott Copeland was a great guy, humble and very passionate about music in all forms but specially Breaks. Scott Copeland aka DJ Chronic recently passed away but left an ever loving memory with those around him. I myself had various encounters with Scott via my site Breakzlinkz over the years, so sad and such a shame he left us so early. RIP Scott.

” Brother… Never did I believe I’d be given you my Last Honors through a mix with music from your collection. Here’s my farewell mix to you that I played at your celebration of life party. I love you Scott Copeland aka DJ Chronic. “ Berto

 

 

 

 

Tracklist

Intro – Message from Scott Copeland aka DJ Chronic
La Roux – In For A Kill (Dmoney Remix)
DJ Hero – 1992 (Original Mix)
DJ Hero, Ondamike – Gimme What You Got (DJ Hero Remix)
Ondamike, D-reDD – We Believe (DJ Hero Remix)
DJ Icey vs Nalin and Kane – Clique Balls (DJ Hero Re-Mash)
M.A.N.I.C – I’m Coming Hardcore (DJ Hero Remix)
DJ Icey – Tricks Theme (DJ Hero Remix)
DJ Hero – Hold Me (Original Mix)
Adele – Hello (Steven Montana Edit)( Phat Kidz Edit)
Element B feat. Eileen Jamie – The Journey Begins (Nerve’s Moonlight Mix)
Mix Factory – Take Me Away (DJ Hero Remix)
Huda Hudia & DJ Hero – Blood Is Breakin’ (As Loud As It Can Go Remix)
Huda Hudia & DJ Hero – Take Me Higher (Kickin’ Breaks Mix)
Huda Hudia & DJ Hero – Everybody’s Free (Original Mix)
Journey – Faithfully (KL2 Remix)

Mastering by Gary Sisco
Artwork by Timothy Barnard aka 21paths