25ThC starts 2019 off with a chilled selection of 45’s featuring Bob James, Jay Dee, Marvin Gaye, Osmar Milito E Quarteto Forma, The Sylvers, Bacao Rhythm and Steel Band and Bob Marley. The mix was originally featured on the Premium Blend Radio Show on Hailsham FM on New Years Day 2019.
25ThC takes a mini trip around the world taking in Columbia, Peru, America, Cuba, Jamaica, and more and featuring some serious Latin heat. Featuring tracks from Ocote Soul Sounds feat. Quantic, Otto De Rojas y Los Ultra 76, Nancy Ames, Havana meets Kingston, Grupo Magnetico, Manteca and Banderas.
This time around 25ThC has dug deep in his crates to produce an all 45s 7″ vinyl heavy Funk mix. Featuring tracks from Tolbert Family Singers, Osaka Monaural, Skull Snaps, Sweet Linda Divine, Ikebe Shakedown, The Allergies, and Pearl Dowell. First played on the Premium Blend Show on Hailsham FM.
25ThC is back with the next instalment of his 7×7 mix series. This time he has selected some classic and new dubs featuring Lee Scratch Perry, Chronic, Hollie Cook, Protoje and more. It ends on one of our favourite record store day releases – Prince Fatty – Sunshine featuring Omar and Fatlip.
The mix was played exclusively first on the Premium Blend Radio Show on 15 May 2018.
Having submitted some mixes previously for the show we were invited onto Stuart Clack-Lewis’ Premium Blend Show on Hailsham FM to do the shows very first live DJ mix. 25ThC loaded up his two Numark PT01 decks and a box of 45s and headed off to the stations new studio.
The mix kicked off with the spacey jazz cover of “Everybody loves the sunshine” by from Kan Sano into the Roy Richards reggae cover of “Summertime”. Next up was Agrupacion Ilegal Los Imparciales amazing cumbia cover of “Norwegian Wood” followed by some rock and roll from Jay Swan and Annie Williams, and the Northern soul classic “Tainted Love” by Gloria Jones. It continued with heavy funk from King Rooster, Wayne Carter & Organ Twisters and ended with the gorgeous soul track “Drown my heart” by David Coleman.
Also on the show was Brendan Quinn from The Divisionists who played some brilliant tracks from their new album Daybreak and some solo material.
We are back on the show for another live mix on Tuesday 29 May 2018.
25ThC is back with a brand new mix series called 7 x 7. It features 7 seven inch vinyl singles and the first mix is all cover songs. It starts with Little Roy’s reggae cover of “Come as you are” by Nirvana, through Hielo Ardiente’s Latin cover of Cymande’s “The Message” and finishes on a funk fuelled cover of the Lynn Collins classic “Think (about it) by Barbera Tucker.
25ThC presents the second OG45ers genre hopping mix of 2018. Featuring tracks from The Little Big Horns, Super Cat, Hempress Sativa feat Junior Murvin, Eek-A-Mouse, Marcia Griffiths, Derrick Harriott, Etta James, Ray Charles, Harold Mabern, Earl Grant, Jack McVea, Eddie Bo, Zebra, Vaudou Game and Wganda Kenya. Like our page for details of events and mixes Facebook.com/originalfortyfivers