A special guest-mix series where DJs are invited to create a soundtrack for tomorrow's days. Next up: Sjanson blessing us by sharing an almost 3 hour(!) during sneak peak into his catalog. This one will bring you soulful hip-hop to extensively nod your head on as well as fast-paced heavy jazzhitters - expect anything and enjoy!
Every Mixed Feelings podcast is accompanied by a few questions that provide a little insight into the DJ and the mix they've prepared for us and for you.
Which feelings do we find bottled in this mix?
Mixed Feelings, haha. I find it hard picking on style for something, so in preparation my mind went everywhere and that ended up in this mix.
What message does the music you play convey?
I hope that the music I play reaches the soul of the listener. That's what happens to me and I'd love to be able to pass that on to whoever's listening. Otherwise I want to make people groove and dance.
How is the mix reflecting your current music taste?
I think it reflects my taste perfectly. This mix misses some harder hip-hop compared to what I listen to on a daily basis, but apart from that it's identical I'd say.
Who should release a new album/EP already?
I'm really curious about what Jarreau Vandal is going to release this year! I've heard some great snippets. Apart from that I'm pretty content right now with everything out there, it's way too much already to keep up with haha!
What's magical about music?
Wow, so much! For me it's the most important thing. It can enhance or counter emotions, it can connect people and it can touch souls. I could go on and on about music, but that's the short answer.
What is your main source for finding new music?
My network! That includes streaming services and social media to but going to my friends sets in the city is a big one too!
If the mix would be a soundtrack, what (kind of) movie/video/audio-visual content would support it best?
I thought about my mix like something that represents a day in the life. So I'd say something like that; following a person throughout their day.
Thanks Steppin' Into Tomorrow and Lucas for the opportunity!
Although I struggled with this one a lot, it was such a nice experience making this mix.
Next to that, for everyone that reads this, do what you love, be happy and be nice to others.
J Dilla - J Dilla interview 2003
Jameszoo, Metropole Orkest, Jules Buckley - (flu)
Bnnyhunna - free
4Hero - Conceptions
Terrace Martin - This Morning (ft. Arin Ray & Smino)
SZA - Forgiveless (ft. Ol& Dirty Bastard)
Ab-Soul, Ambré - ART OF SEDUCTION
ALL1NE - REMEDY
Harleighblu, Bluestaeb - Too Young
Flying Lotus - Using What You Got
Kenny Beats - Moire
Kenny Beats - Family Tree
Conor Albert - piano joint
agajon - trust yourself
Chance the Rapper, Smino - Eternal
Ezra Collective - Smile
Nesta, Knucks, GuiltyBeatz, Kyra - Jah Knows
Boj, ENNY - Culture
Ezra Collective - Togetherness
Little Simz, Obongjayar - Point and Kill
Black Milk, Robert Glasper, Dwele - Sonny Jr. (Dreams)
Jay Dee, J Dilla - Rico Suave Bossa Nova
Jurassic 5 - Canto de Ossanha
Nubiyan Twist - Dance Inna London (Renegades of Jazz Remix)
Jarreau Vandal - ROM MURDER (Vandalized Edit)
Tyler, the Creator - RISE! (ft. DAISY WORLD)
808INK - Suede Jaw
Flwr Chyld - WOMANNN
Jarreau Vandal - J Hus 'Did You See' (Vandalized Edit)
Juls, Tay Iwar - I Got You
Burna Boy - It's Plenty
Yung Dada - Di Commando
Wizkid - Bad To Me
Deyah - 900 Degrees
Mas Musiq, Aymos - Falling for You
WurlD, Major League Djz, LuuDaDeejay - STAMINA
Kabza De Small - Khusela (ft. Msaki)
The Zuki Experience - Oe Batla Kae - Amapiano Mix
Busta 929, Miano, 20ty Soundz - Paradise
The Lowkeys - Stolen Goods
Larizzle - En Bongo
Cooly G - Save Me (ft. Marcus Damon)
Major League Djz, Abidoza, Jay Sax - Careless Whisper
DJ Stokie, DJ Farmer - Let The Music Do The Talking
Makèz, AVA LAVÁ - Holy Sun
Jeremy Ellis - Bombakiss
Jungle Fire - Culebro
Barbara Tucker - Think (About It) (Spen & Thommy's House Party Mix)
First Choice - Let No Man Put Asunder - Dam Swindle Remix
Jazzanova - Fedime's Flight
Kaidi Tatham - Runnin' Tru
Mecca Digital Hi-Fi, Ki-Ki Hawkins - I Will Always Love You - Daz-I-Kue Mix
Alex Attias presents Freedom Soundz - Sync
DONSURF - United In Grief Edit
EVM128 - Bun Dat - Xtra Brux Inflammable Remix
DONSURF - Bruk My Soul
Angus Green - Know About Me
Kahil El'Zabar - Our Time Is Now
Lil Silva, Skiifall - What If?
SMANDEM., Elena Pinderhughes - 12 AM in Bali
Jazzanova - Mwela, Mwela (Here I Am)
Nubiyan Twist - Tittle Tattle
Ezra Collective - Victory Dance
Nubya Garcia - When We Are
Neue Grafik Ensemble, Neue Grafik - Officer, Let Me Go to School
Kendrick Lamar - Tranquilizer
Doug E. Fresh - Big Fun in the Big Town interview
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