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Focuz is a podcast mooching through the styles of hip hop, nu-jazz, funk, soul, dub, drum&bass, ambient and electro. Each mix is carefully selected from around the globe and well off the beaten track?
||ExplicitEpisode 005||Back once again! It is my great pleasure to present the latest installment of fresh new beats for a fresh new year. We have another mixed bag of tricks this month, and slightly more dancefloor oriented than normal. There’s another cut from the Waxol||30 1 2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Christmas Bonus||So here we are on Boxing Day. Hangovers are clearing and turkey leftovers are already being recycled up into sarnies, curries and salads. To carry on this spirit of recycling I’m posting up a mix I did earlier in the year for the podcast of my buddy||26 12 2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 004||Here’s the last installment for 2008. To finish off the year in fine style I bolted together a tough selection of head-nodding, boom-bap hip-hop. Brand-new joints from RZA, Austrian crew Waxolutionists (I just discovered their stuff, but will be kee||13 12 2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 003||It’s nearing the end of another month so here’s the November dosage. It’s varied mix of beats this time starting at the down-tempo end of the scale with a recent Flying Lotus remix and a new cut from King Midas Sound on Hyperdub (cheers||22 11 2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 002||It’s the end of the month and about time for another episode. I was feeling like a broken-beat, nu-jazz affair this time around so I dug out some more up-tempo beats – some new, some old, all slick. iTunes Download Tracklisting Read between th||31 10 2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 001||So here’s the debut mix. To kick things off it’s an early-autumn, hip-hop, nu-jazz mash-up. The end result is a varied mix of tracks – some new, some I’ve had for a while. A laid-back mix and a low-key launch – no fuss, just||30 9 2008||Free||View in iTunes|