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Category: 6 Mix

Jamie xx – 6 Mix 2014-12-12

13 December, 2014 (13:04) | 6 Mix | By: Core News

“Jamie xx returns to 6 Music for the third show in his 6 Mix residency, reflecting the most exciting music emerging from clubs across the world. Since his last 6 Mix back in the summer, Jamie has been busy touring, both with The xx and as a DJ. Aside from his numerous live dates, he […]

Four Tet – 6 Mix 2014-12-05

6 December, 2014 (09:32) | 6 Mix | By: Core News

“Four Tet, aka Kieran Hebden, returns to the 6 Mix for two hours of sublime selections. Born in London, Kieran Hebden formed the band Fridge, whilst at school, with friends Adem Ilhan and Sam Jeffers. The trio released their first album in 1997 on Output Recordings. The following year, Hebden started to release under the […]

Slam – 6 Mix 2014-11-28

29 November, 2014 (10:37) | 6 Mix | By: Core News

“The Glaswegian techno duo, Slam, take over the 6 Mix for two hours of musical influences, new and old. Slam, aka Stuart McMillan & Orde Meikle, have had a big year – they recently released their fifth album ‘Reverse Proceed’, which was the pair’s first studio album in over 7 years. The project saw them […]

Kindness – 6 Mix 2014-11-21

22 November, 2014 (08:57) | 6 Mix | By: Core News

“Kindness, aka Adam Bainbridge, takes over the 6 Mix decks for two hours of musical influences and inspirations. Kindness was last on the station when he did a session for Lauren Laverne in October, around the release of his new album Otherness, and tonight he returns to the 6 Music airwaves for an eclectic selection […]

Horse Meat Disco – 6 Mix 2014-11-14

15 November, 2014 (09:59) | 6 Mix | By: Core News

“London DJ foursome Horse Meat Disco bring soul, disco and Italo to the 6 Mix for a Friday night party. Since 2003 James Hillard, Luke Howard, Severino and Jim Stanton, have been crate-digging and DJing together as Horse Meat Disco. Their parties are well known for both their atmosphere and eclectic selections, with the the […]

Erol Alkan – 6 Mix 2014-11-07

8 November, 2014 (09:48) | 6 Mix | By: Core News

“Erol Alkan returns to the 6 Mix for his final show of 2014. His last show, back in August, saw him continuing on 6 Music in a newly tweaked 6 Mix Residents line up, alongside Goldie, Derrick May, Groove Armada, Andrew Weatherall, Jamie xx, Rob da Bank and DJ Yoda. Erol has been at the […]

Tricky – 6 Mix 2014-10-31

1 November, 2014 (08:43) | 6 Mix | By: Core News

“Trip-hop pioneer, Tricky takes to the 6 Mix decks for two hours of musical inspirations, new and old. First going by the name Tricky Kid at the 18, which was given to him by DJ Krust, Tricky joined Fresh 4, a rap group made up of members of the Wild Bunch. That lead to appearances […]

DJ Yoda – 6 Mix 2014-10-24

25 October, 2014 (10:14) | 6 Mix | By: Core News

“The pioneer of the bootleg ‘cut-up’ mixing style, DJ Yoda – aka Duncan Beiny – joins the roster of 6 Mix residents, bringing his turntable trickery to Friday nights. His seminal ‘How To Cut & Paste’ series of CD releases showcased a tongue-in-cheek mixing style with his influences ranging from funk, reggae and drum ‘n’ […]

Rob da Bank – 6 Mix 2014-10-17

18 October, 2014 (09:30) | 6 Mix, Rob da Bank | By: Core News

“Rob da Bank takes over the decks for his second show as an official 6 Mix Resident, playing an eclectic mix of audio loveliness from techno to chillwave, covering a spectrum of leftfield music, new and old. This is the next show in Rob’s residency, following on from his latest show in July, where he […]

Underworld – 6 Mix 2014-10-10

12 October, 2014 (11:03) | 6 Mix | By: Core News

“Following their amazing performance at 6 Music Live this week, Underworld play two hours of music that inspired their seminal album dubnobasswithmyheadman, which celebrates its 20th anniversary. The band, made up of Karl Hyde and Rick Smith, rose to prominence in the early 1990s with dubnobasswithmyheadman, which fused acid house with contemporary techno. Born Slippy, […]

Ben Watt – 6 Mix 2014-10-03

4 October, 2014 (09:56) | 6 Mix | By: Core News

“DJ and producer Ben Watt returns to the 6 Mix exploring leftfield dance and electronic music past, present and future. In his latest show for 6 Music, Ben picks some of his favourite tracks and a few live recordings to help celebrate 6 Music Live. Aside from his hugely successful careers with projects such as […]

Groove Armada – 6 Mix 2014-09-26

27 September, 2014 (09:41) | 6 Mix | By: Core News

“6 Mix Residents, Groove Armada, return to the 6 Music decks for two hours of funk-fuelled house and disco. Ever since the brass melody of ‘At The River’ melted our hearts in 1997, we’ve been captivated by Groove Armada’s consistently superb productions and incredible live shows. Seven studio albums later, a Grammy nomination for ‘Superstylin” […]

X-Press 2 – 6 Mix 2014-09-19

20 September, 2014 (09:18) | 6 Mix | By: Core News

“Following a summer of DJ dates in various sun-kissed destinations, renowned UK house duo X-Press 2 return to the 6 Mix for two hours of musical inspirations and current favourites. Rocky and Diesel first rose to underground prominence in 1993, with their tracks Muzik Xpress and London Xpress; and later enjoyed mainstream success with their […]

Sister Bliss – 6 Mix 2014-09-12

13 September, 2014 (11:05) | 6 Mix | By: Core News

“As a founding member of Faithless and a world-renowned DJ, Sister Bliss needs little introduction. Alongside Maxi Jazz and Rollo Armstrong, Faithless were responsible for some of the biggest tunes to come out of the UK dance scene, including God Is A DJ, Insomnia and We Come 1. Six albums, 15 million record sales and […]

Simian Mobile Disco – 6 Mix 2014-09-05

6 September, 2014 (13:02) | 6 Mix | By: Core News

“Simian Mobile Disco aka James Ford and Jas Shaw, take to the 6 Mix decks with two hours of dark beats & wobbly techno. The duo have been making music together since 2000; first as part of the four piece Simian – who’s track ‘Never Be Alone’ morphed into the huge electro hit ‘We Are […]