Inside the Mind of the Third Worst DJ on Earth: As it Happened

By Jacob Ratcliffe

Monday 5th November 2018

The Ugly, the Bad* and the Good:

– The Vengaboys – We Like to Party

– Ruff Sqwad – Xtra

– Pharaoh Sanders – Kazuko

 

Wheel of Fortune:

– High Plains Drifter feat. Goldspot Productions – Sholay (Epic Mix)

 

Degrees of Seperation:

– Orquestra Afro-Brasileira – Mo-Fi-La-Do-Fê

Connection: Deep meditation

Thought about playing instead: Dadawah – Zion Land

 

– Stranger Cole – Freedom, Justice, Equality

Connection: Strength under oppression

Thought about playing instead: Galaxy 2 Galaxy – Hi Tech Jazz (The Elements)

 

– Otis G. Johnson – Time to Go Home

Connection: Emotion in rawness, rawness in emotion

Thought about playing instead: Any song by Robert Johnson

 

– Mr Mitch – Creep (Take You Home) (Edit)

Connection: Creepiness

Thought about playing instead: Tapes VS Superstar – Spirit World

 

– James Blake – If The Car Beside You Moves Ahead

Connection: Vocal manipulations

Thought about playing instead: Laura Moody – Oh Mother (IF YOU CHECK NOTHING ELSE, CHECK THIS!)

 

– Cymande – Crawshay

Connection: Self confidence

Thought about playing instead: Vanity 6 – If A Girl Answers (Don’t Hang up)

 

– Terrence Parker – Emancipation of my Soul (1996 remix)

Connection: Instrumentation that embodies steadfastly rising up despite struggle

Thought about playing instead: Amen Ra: Natural Boost

 

– Hardhead – New York Express

Connection: Big ol’ slowdown midway through the track

Thought about playing instead: Rushmore – 3000

 

Ketamine Advice Bureau’s Raving Recommendations:

– Irv Gotti – Down 4 U (D’n’D Conemelt Mix)

 

Reintegration:

– Remarc – Bonus Speech

– Remarc – RIP

 

Degrees of Seperation:

– Equinox – Acid Rain (Breakage Century 47 Remix)

Connection: Amen break surgery to differing effects

Thought about playing instead: Rufige Kru – Ghosts Of My Life

 

– Christophe de Babalon – High Life (Theme)

Connection: Dread

Thought about playing instead: Rrose & Lucy – Seeds of Discontent

 

– Burial – In McDonalds

Connection: Loneliness

Thought about playing instead: Nothing, never second guess Burial

 

– Sophie – L.O.V.E.

Connection: Love – pain

Thought about playing instead: Eddie Spencer – If This is Love (I’d Rather Be Lonely)

 

– Sophie – Just Like We Never Said Goodbye

Connection: Love – blinkered to the world

Thought about playing instead: Roberta Flack – The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face

 

– Lorenzo Senni – Superimpositions

Connection: Love – rushing euphoria

Thought about playing instead: Hyper-On Experience – Lil Ruffi-On

 

– Gloria Ann Taylor – Jolene

Connection: Love – helplessness

Thought about playing instead: Lee Moses – What You Don’t Want Me To Be

 

– Curtis Mayfield – Move On Up

Connection: Music which has made me cry

Thought about playing instead: Marvin Gaye – What’s Going On

 

– Brainstorm – Wake Up And Be Somebody

Connection: Motivation

Thought about playing instead: Wiley – Pick U R Self Up

 

– Herbert – Strong

Connection: Motivation

Thought about playing instead: Kendrick Lamar – King Kunta

 

Final Boss:

– T2 – Heartbroken

 

*Bad (bæd) (Adjective, North American, informal): Good; excellent.