Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Rap Radio Flashbacks

Here is a nice rap radio rarity from 1987 off the legendary Hank Love & DNA radio show on WNWK New York. This is only a 20 minute segment, but gives a nice glimpse into the glory days of rap radio. The segment includes tracks from Grandmaster Caz, Salt N' Pepa and underground icons The Ultimate Choice. Don't sleep!

Thursday, December 9, 2010

"Glory Days Revisited" Classic Rap Mix

It has been a minute since I have posted anything here on the blog since life has been hectic as of late. Here is a classic rap mix I put together featuring tracks from De La Soul, Tribe, LL Cool J and other gems from the golden era - enjoy!!

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Cosmo Baker Interview


Here is a recent interview I did with Cosmo Baker from The Rub in NYC. Watch out for "Random Sara"!!

Thursday, September 9, 2010

In The Mix

http://soundcloud.com/dr-j-2/dr-j-live-lydias-souled-out-aug-11-2010-final-edit-pt-1
**Here is the link to a new live tribal tech house set I recently did at "Souled Out" - Saskatoon's longest running electronic music weekly. Enjoy!

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

House Classics


Such a classic house jam...

Monday, August 2, 2010

Mark Farina Interview


Here is a short interview I did with house legend Mark Farina yesterday at the Connect Outdoor Music Festival. Excuse the blurry start, but Mark did the camera work at the beginning - to humorous effect!

Sunday, August 1, 2010

45 Flavours

Finally had some time to put up another post - summer has been hectic with festivals,gigs and yard work. Enjoy!

Saturday, July 17, 2010

House Flashbacks

Seriously deep stuff right here off the consistent Nite Grooves label.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Sunday, June 20, 2010

Hard To Find Gems

Great track off this hard to find LP. Seek and purchase...

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Friday, June 11, 2010

Rap Classics

One of my favourites from back in the day, utilizing "Moments In Love" by Art of Noise.

Thursday, June 3, 2010

Tuesday, June 1, 2010


Entertaining answer record to Barbara Mason's "Another Man"

Monday, May 31, 2010

45 Flavours

45 Flavours Tour Starts This Week!

My "45 Flavours" Tour starts this week with dates in the following cities: June 2 - Regina,SK @The Cathedral Village Freehouse /June 3 - Kamloops, BC @ The Commodore Lounge/June 4 - Vancouver, BC @"Friday Night Fever" - The Bunker/June 5 - Vancouver, BC @"The Payback" - Bayside Lounge/June 6 - Edmonton, AB @Level 2 Lounge/June 9 - Saskatoon, SK @"Souled Out" - Lydia's Pub. Can't wait to reconnect with old friends and throw down some quality beats. Hope to see you out!

Monday, May 24, 2010

Flavor Flav Drum Solo


Here is some video of Flavor Flav doing a drum solo at the recent Public Enemy concert here in Saskatoon this past Saturday. After all these years Chuck and the boys still put on a highly energized and well thought out set of their extensive catalogue of classics. Bring the noise!!

Saturday, May 22, 2010

Friday, May 21, 2010

John Robinson Mix

Here is a nice radio show mix from the legendary John Robinson circa 1991 - enjoy!

Sunday, May 9, 2010

Kool DJ Red Alert Radio Show Mix

Another radio show mix by the legendary Red Alert from my tape vaults - enjoy!

Saturday, May 8, 2010

45 Flavours Video Series Volume 1


Here is a new video series that I just started featuring funk, boogie, disco, reggae and rap on 7" vinyl.

45 Flavours

Wednesday, May 5, 2010

45 Flavours

I am heading across the country next month for my "45 Flavours" tour, dropping funk,soul, boogie and rap goodies all on 7" vinyl. I figured I would hit you folks up with a little taste of what's to come. Also, should have a "45 Flavours" full mix done within the next couple of weeks that I will post as well. Starting things off with some classic Fat Boys on 7"...you know the deal.

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Tony Humphries Mix

It's been a long time since I have posted any radio mixes on the blog. Last week I dug through my collection and found this broadcast from Tony Humphries on Kiss FM from 1994. Lots of nice soulful vocals as you would expect from the king of the Jersey sound. Enjoy!

Sunday, May 2, 2010

You Can't Hide


Fantastic 80's dance action courtesy of Mr. Joseph.

Saturday, May 1, 2010

Old School Rap Mix

Digging through some old mixtapes the other day and stumbled across this mix I did 10 years ago. Lots of great golden era classics on here, including tracks from Digable Planets, De La, Tribe, Naughty By Nature and others. Enjoy!

Friday, April 30, 2010

House Classics

Classic Canadian house piece from the early 90's - enjoy!

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Monday, April 26, 2010

Georgy Porgy-Side Effect

Let's get the week started with this nice little jam off the "After the Rain" LP...

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

House Classics


Another top notch classic production from Mr. Frankie Knuckles...