Listen to an incredible mixtape of ’70s and ’80s edits of grime bars

Wiley, Dizzee and more get a funk/disco spin...

13.03.19, Words by: Felicity Martin

A 34-minute mixtape of ’70s and ’80s reworks of old school grime bars has emerged, courtesy of illustrator and designer Mason London.

His ‘My Mixtape Is Dead’┬árepurposes audio clips from 2004’s Lord of the Decks 2, mashing up vocals from Jme, Wiley, Dizzee, Skepta, Ghetts, D Double E, President T and more with groove-filled instrumentals.

Mason London is Joe Prytherch, best known for his graphic illustrations that have provided cover art for a host of UK music recently, including Wiley’s ‘Boasty’, and used to work as Boiler Room’s in-house designer.

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