WALMER CONVENIENCE cooked up this special edit for Memorial Day. Well, he's Canadian, so he sorted it out for Monday, but if you're a DJ with a gig tonight trying to bridge the hip-hop/dance gap, it's yourz!
took inspiration from personal experience and observation in describing what I feel is the right attitude to have in building a vision and achieving one's goals within a society that's become more obsessed with outward appearances, empty boasts, and self-glorification with very little substance to truly offer underneath the pomp and pageantry." Truer words...
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For a while, whenever the TEKLIFE got down, you heard a number of these cuts in the mix. A lot of that was right around the time Rashad passed; it hit the crew so hard, you heard them drifting into so many of his recent lush bangers. I haven't heard a set that combined so many of these gems in one spot in a minute, and would recommend this for people who wanted to know where Rashad was coming from in the year or so before his passing.
Heads in the know rock with Derek "DJA" Allen. He's been an integral part of the Mad Decent camp for years, as well as gaining credits on projects from Major Lazer, M.I.A., Robyn, Lil Wayne, and others. His latest mix was sorted out for Loot Crate, and he goes ham on the selection. We're talking banging hip-hop, fierce club-ready jams, and oh so much more. Another one of those "get right for Memorial Day" sets.
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