Mixtape Monday: Falcons, Stones Throw, Marley Marl x Pete Rock + More
Mixtape Mondays is upon us, kids, and if your monday started anything like my monday then WE GON’ NEED SOME BEATS. Luckily we have a new mix from Okayplayer Top 14 Artist To Watch Falcons, putting down post-Timbaland future r&b on BBC 1xtra’s Diplo & Friends show, Marley Marl reuniting with the Chocolate Boy Wonder Pete Rock as well as Clark Kent and Kevy Kev for a Mt. Rushmore of a throwback moment on In Control Radio, Uproot Andy and DJ Ushka reinventing New York with their magical urbanism, DJ Lexis and the not-evil geniuses behind Music Is My Sanctuary curating a collection dedicated to the mighty indie Stones Throw Records, Brothers In Arms applying their automatic scratching machine to your nu-disco itch, LargeUp schooling us on Trinidad Carnival with a soca-centric soundtrack and Paul Pre running through some of our other favorite new artists to watch. Don’t wait–click true and let these capable selectors get your Mixtape Monday back on the right track (s) immediately.