Freestylers – Triple J Mixup – 19.03.2005



The original members of the Freestylers are Matt Cantor and Aston Harvey who started off their musical careers in the mid 1990’s. They released their first two albums ‘We Rock Hard’ and ‘Pressure Point’ on the legendary Breakbeat label Freskanova. The third and forth albums ‘Raw as F**k’ and ‘Adventures in Freestyle’ were released on ‘Against The Grain’another Breaks power house based label. Their last album from 2013 ‘The Coming Storm’ was released through Black Hole Recordings.

The Freestylers began their career as an Urban Electronic Music Act, and their early tunes ‘B-Boy Stance,’ ‘Ruffneck’ and ‘Warning’ set the marker. As their music progressed so did their anthems with the seminal tunes ‘Punks’, ‘Boom Blast’, ‘Fasten Your Seat-Belts,’ ‘Painkiller’ and more recently ‘Cracks.’ In addition to their status as underground heroes, they have gained commercial success with their huge global hit ‘Push Up’ and have had their music featured in TV and film, including the hugely successful comedy film Zoolander.

This mix was recorded for Australia’s Triple J Radio back in 2005.






Refracture – LIVE @ Rough Tempo January 2012



Refracture aka Paul Dobson is well renowned for his powerful and high energetic material designed for the dancefloor as well as being a professional act when it comes to DJing. He has earned numerous top 10’s on Beatport as well as avid support from the likes of Elite Force, Paul Oakenfold, BT, The Crystal Method, Far Too Loud, Matt Darey, Beatman & Ludmilla, Arty, Lange, Mixmag, BBC Radio as well as Ministry Of Sound, Skint, Armada and Perfecto Records.

This mix was recorded LIVE at the Rough Tempo studios back in January 2012 in the lead up that years Breakspoll Awards.






Evil Nine – Live In The Mix – 16.12.2005



Evil Nine are an English DJ/Producer duo comprising of members Tom Beaufoy and Patrick Pardy. Gaining recognition after signing to Adam Freeland’s label Marine Parade in the early 2000’s their unique sound gathered a high following and had a very influential effect in the early Nuskool Breaks scene.

This mix is from 2005 and a showcase of their sound at that time.

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Various Artists – LIVE @ Glastonbury Festival – 24.6.2005



The Glastonbury Festival is a five-day festival of contemporary performing arts that takes place near Pilton, Somerset, UK. In addition to contemporary music, the festival hosts dance, comedy, theatre, circus, cabaret, and other arts. Leading pop and rock artists have headlined, alongside thousands of others appearing on smaller stages and performance areas.

These DJ mixes from JDS, Soul of Man, Aquasky & Adam Freeland were part of Annie Nightingale’s Glastonbury Festival Breakbeat special back in June 2005.

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Diverted – Tholid (Vlad Remix) (TCR)
Paradox 3000 – Party A (Funk Funk)
JDS – Dirty Funk (TCR)
Headcharge – Girls In Da Club (paradox 3000 Mix) (Funk Funk)
JDS – Blackout (TCR)
JDS – Jump Around (TCR)






The Orb – Little Fluffy Clouds
Drummatic Twins – Feelin Kinda Strange (Nick Thayer Remix) (Finger Lickin’)
PMT – Gyromancer (Stanton Warrior Remix)
Tom Reed Vs Wakeman – Ocan Baksoska (friendly Remix) (White)
Rouge Element – Just back out (Funktional Breaks)
Soul Of Man – Foxy Moron (Finger Lickin’)






Radiohead – Everything Bootleg (White)
Aquasky & Meat Katie – Overneath (Passenger)
Mylo – Drop The Pressure (Aquasky Remix)
Aquasky & Long Range (Aka Phil Orbital & Nick Smith) – Crosswire (Passenger)
Aquasky – Boom (777)
Aquasky & Elhornet – Girls & Boys (Passenger)






Cat Power – Come Together (Adam Freeland Mix) (Marine Parade)
Unknown – Unknown (White)
The Doors – Hello I Love You (Freeland Remix) (Marine Parade)
Daft Punk – Robot Rock (Adam Freeland Mix)
Locodice – Cellar Door (420)
The Rapture – House Of the Jealous Lovers (Adam Freeland Mix) (Mercury)
Adam Freeland – Morning Sun (Marine Parade)



Mercury Man – From The Vaults Mixtape 2017



Rune Recordings present the Outcast Podcast with special guest Mercury Man who has digged deep into his collection of old Nu Skool Breaks to produce this retro mix with hits from the likes of Koma & Bones, Elite Force, Meat Katie, Kickflip, Force Mass Motion & Dylan Rhymes aka Silencer and other classics of the genre. Retro at it’s finest !






01. DJ Magic Mike, Infiniti – 2001
02. Elite Force – The Law Of Life
03. Dave Graham – Dirty Sticky Floors (Silencer Remix)
04. Paul Oakenfold – Starry Eyed Surprise (Stir Fry Dub Mix)
05. Meat Katie – My Little Dancing Girl
06. Bad Cop – War Of Nerves (Kickflip Remix)
07. Phuture, Elite Force – 4 All The Freaks (Elite Force Revamp)
08. Force Mass Motion vs. Dylan Rhymes – Vanquish (Beats Mix)
09. Jaded Alliance – Wake Me (Koma And Bones Remix)
10. The Crystal Method – You Know It’s Hard (Koma And Bones Remix)
11. Syntax – Pray (Dave London Remix)