The Quietus - A new rock music and pop culture website

News

DOWNLOAD: New Oneman Mixtape
The Quietus , January 28th, 2013 10:02

Download a full-length mixtape by Rinse FM's resident genre-masher

Oneman, the London-based DJ and weekly Rinse FM show host who initially made his name mixing dubstep with older garage at a time when that approach was a real rarity, has today released a new mixtape for free download. Entitled Solitaire Vol. 1, it's a follow-up of sorts for the two full studio mix CDs he's released for Fabric and Rinse, and features his customary blend of Stateside rap and sub-driven UK-borne dance music. The tracklist is sprawling - everything from Fatima Al Qadiri's grime-rooted virtual reality club music to Peverelist and Kowton's Hessle-signed banger 'Raw Code', early grime, Diplo and Waka Flocka Flame (among many others) and finds him mixing tracks into one another with typical flair. It also features a few of Oneman's own, previously unheard, edits. You can listen to the mix below, and for a free download, head across to Oneman's website here.

“The tape was a gamble really, mostly off the cuff mixes," says a quote from Oneman accompanying the mix - "a game of subsonic solitaire, where risks sometimes pay off." You can read the full tracklist at the Soundcloud page, and for more where that came from there's a downloadable archive of his weekly Rinse FM sessions on the Rinse website: click here.

If you love our features, news and reviews, please support what we do with a one-off or regular donation. Year-on-year, our corporate advertising is down by around 90% - a figure that threatens to sink The Quietus. Hit this link to find out more and keep on Black Sky Thinking.