Author Archives: Shakes

Shakes – Radio Epidemic OUT NOW on Control Breaks

Next up on Control Breaks is first ever release from a DJ/Producer whose been making waves on the Breaks, Electro and Fidget scenes for some time now as Shakes throws out his debut in the shape of ‘Radio Epidemic’. Once part of the fabled Pogo DJs, Shakes has recently being making his own path, DJing solo at a range of events including regular guest slots at hot London night We Have Fun, at every event playing outstanding sets that straddle a range of genres.

With ‘Radio…

Download the Stanton Warriors’ remix of Rye Rye’s Bang for free

Say what you will about the Stanton Warriors and their allegiance to the breakbeat community, but Mark and Dominic are out there dissolving the boundaries, finding the best in new genres and often pushing the broken beat to an unsuspecting wider audience. Being very picky about the quality and style of the music they play, it is not surprising that they have a string of thumping remixes on their resume (including the list of bootlegs that they…

Download the Stanton Warriors’ remix of Rye Rye’s Bang for free

Say what you will about the Stanton Warriors and their allegiance to the breakbeat community, but Mark and Dominic are out there dissolving the boundaries, finding the best in new genres and often pushing the broken beat to an unsuspecting wider audience. Being very picky about the quality and style of the music they play, it is not surprising that they have a string of thumping remixes on their resume (including the list of bootlegs that they…

Buddy Christ 

July Promo Marathon

12.07.09 - Shakes
Electro, Wobble, Dubstep, Drums & Basses

Here we go then. I haven’t done a proper mix of the stuff I like to play out for a few months, so I thought “why does a mix need to fit on a CD if it’snever going to get put on one?” Funnily enough most of the tracks are still only ones I’ve bought […]

Breaks 

July Breaks Jam

05.07.09 - Shakes
Breaks

Seeing as I have been reviewing breakbeat tracks for This Is Breaks I thought it was about time I had a bit of a mix with some of the tunes I have picked up in the first half of this year. This is the result.

Breaks 

Breaky Dubby Fun

05.03.09 - Shakes
Breaks, Dubstep

Here’s some breaks from the beginning of what will hopefully be a year of breaks revival. I’ve stuck in my latest attempt at production, though it is still at the very rough stage. If anyone is interested in helping me make it good let me know. Tracklist Freefall Collective – System Check (Original) [Resin Records] […]

Buddy Christ 

2008 – The Year Of Bass

30.12.08 - Shakes
Electro, Bassline, Dubstep

Between the rise of dubstep into the mainstream, the resurgeance of old garage styles that crossed over with the new fidget scene and the general appreciation for all things wobbly and filthy the soundtrack to this year certainly had a big low end, no matter what dance floor you were on. To celebrate the end […]

Breaks 

Shakes Plays Breaks 08

17.12.08 - Shakes
Breaks

There hasn’t been a mix from us in a while so here’s a Christmas present for all you bouncy Pogo people. There has been a distinct lack of good breaks throughout 2008 with the odd exception from NAPT or Beat Assassins. Let’s hope the return of Ctrl Z and Screwface with their new material, along […]