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Podcast 134: Deadboy

Although he only has two singles to his name, in the swiftly moving world of UK bass music, Southeast London DJ/producer Deadboy is practically a veteran. After the appearance of his sublime U Cheated EP, the Numbers squad snatched him up and released the even bigger "If U Want Me," which solidified his penchant for swinging garage beats and pitch-shifted vocal snippets. Those loves are readily apparent throughout this exclusive mix, as off-kilter percussion and diva-ish vocal drops populate nearly every track, whether it's an unreleased white label on Well Rounded—a label Wooten helps run—or an old-school classic. Not many DJs in this scene are dipping into the Basic Channel catalog, so Deadboy clearly knows his stuff. We're anxiously awaiting to hear more from this young producer—new song "Here 4 U" is sounding BIG—but this podcast should help tide us over in the meantime.

01 Wookie "Down On Me" (Manchu)
02 Donga & Blake "Detroitus" (Well Rounded)
03 Groove Chronicles "Shattered" (Groove Chronicles)
04 C.R.S.T "Need You" (Well Rounded)
05 Velour "She Wore Velour"
06 Hackman "Blacksnake" (Well Rounded)
07 Soule:Power "Lost (Bakongo Remix)" (DVA)
08 Skinnz "I Know" (Well Rounded)
09 Andy Bell "Call On Me (Deadboy Remix)" (Mute)
10 xxxy "I Can’t Stop"
11 Destiny’s Child "Bills Bills Bills (Harmonimix)" (white)
12 Todd Edwards "I Might Be (Joy Orbison Remix)" (Scion A/V)
13 Basic Channel "Phylypstrak II" (Basic Channel)
14 Gongon "I Could Be There" (Well Rounded)
15 D-Malice "Full Effect" (white)
16 Deadboy "Here 4 U" (Numbers)
17 Andrea "You Still Got Me" (Daphne)
18 M&M "I Feel This Way (Remix)" (Suburban Base)

8 comments Deadboy

Anonymous (not verified) Wrote

Thu, 04/29/2010 - 13:29

the last song is soo fucking Good !!!!! ahahaha you make my day

legs and co (not verified) Wrote

Thu, 04/29/2010 - 15:38

some tasty selections old and new. big up bruvnor

toun (not verified) Wrote

Fri, 04/30/2010 - 18:13

great mix!

Nina Choquette (not verified) Wrote

Tue, 05/04/2010 - 09:36

Thanks 4 sharing some dope mix like that and for free, big up!

nunh (not verified) Wrote

Wed, 05/05/2010 - 19:05

I love these podcast mixes - digging this one - thanx!

Anonymous (not verified) Wrote

Tue, 05/25/2010 - 03:01

Deadboy is great. Loving the 2 step revival...

michel le gras (not verified) Wrote

Fri, 05/28/2010 - 02:49

Très bon podcast, bien travaillé et réussi, merci beaucoup.

robrock, from puerto rico (not verified) Wrote

Sun, 06/13/2010 - 07:20

dude this is the ultimate in 2 step bass pounding music. its back and bigger than ever..... love ur work

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