BBC – Radio 1 – Essential Mixes 1996 – 2005

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Goldie Essential Mix 1996 part 1

Goldie – “Metalheadz” (dub plate)
Grooverider – “John Prototype” (dub plate)
Q-Project – “Champion Sound” (Doc Scott remix Legend Records)
Doc Scott – “Machines” (dub plate)
J Majik – “Your Sound” (Metalheadz)
Dillinga – “untitled” (Metalheadz)
artist unknown – “For The MCs [Tom & Jerry Remix]” (BMG/RCA)
LTJ Bukem – “Music” (Good Looking)
Skanna – “Find Me” (Skanna)
Blame – “Neptune” (Moving Shadow)
Killer Man Jarrow – “Prototype” (Proto T)
Ruffige Cru – “Riderz Ghost” (Metalheadz)
Doc Scott – “Drums ’96” (Metalheadz)
artist unknown – “Ghost [The Rollers Mix]” (Metalheadz)

Goldie Essential Mix 1996 part 2

Digital – “Space Funk” (Timeless Records)
Goldie – “This Is A Bad [Source Direct Remix]” (dub plate)
Photek – “The Rain [Remix]” (Razor’s Edge)
Lemon D – “Urban Style Music” (Metalheadz)
Adam F – “Circles” (Section 5)
Roni Size – “Ready Or Not” (V)
Goldie – “Kemistry [Grooverider Remix]” (Razors Edge)
Goldie – “Jah [Original Prototype]” (ffrr)
Goldie – “Still Life [VIP Roller]” (ffrr)
Blame/Justice – “Athemea” (Moving Shadow)

Grooverider Essential Mix 1997

UF1 – “The River [V.I.P Mix]” (actetate)
FM – “Crusin Detroit” (Moving Shadow)
Matrix – “untitled” (acetate)
DJ Peshay – “Jazz Lick” (Metalheadz)
DJ Krust – “Slow Motion” (acetate)
Boymerang – “Mind Control” (acetate)
Optical – “untitled” (acetate)
Fierce – “untitled” (actetate)

Codename John – “Warned” (Prototype Recordings)
Lemon D – “City Lights” (Prototype Recordings)
DJ Krust – “untitled” (acetate)
Alex Reece – “Jazzmaster” (Island)
Matrix – “Mute” (Prototype Recordings)
Optical – “untitled” (acetate)
Cybotron – “untitled” (acetate)
Photek – “Two Sounds” (acetate)
Technical Itch – “untitled” (acetate)
Doc Scott – “Shadow Boxing Remix” (31 Recordings)
Cybotron – “untitled” (acetate)
LTJ Bukem – “Music Rework” (acetate)
Subject 13 – “Jazz Style” (Creative Source)
Matrix – “untitled” (NU-D)
DJ Krust – “12 Mins” (Fulll Cycle)

Jonny L Essential Mix 1997

Bukem & Peshay – “Reprisal” (Good Looking)
artist unknown – “untitled” (Timeless)
Cybotron featuring Dillinja – “Threshold” (Prototype)
Jonny L. – “Piper” (XL)
John B. – “Sight Beyond” (New Identity)
Twister – “Decoder” (Tech Itch)
Boymerang – “Still” (Prototype)
Ed Rush – “Density” (Metalheadz)
Jonny L. – “Common Origin” (XL)
Source Direct – “12 till 4” (Hokusai)
Universal – “Groove therapy” (Looking Good)
New Balance – “Relfections” (Looking Good)
Top Buzz – “Livin In Darkness” (Basement)
Jonny L. – “Hurt U So” (Tuch Wood)
Nookie featuring Larry Head – “Mystical People” (Labello Blanco)
artist unknown – “untitled” (Labello Blanco Promo)
Photek – “7A…” (PG)
Jonny L – “Tychonic Cycle” (XL)
Wax Doctor – “Offshore Drift” (R&S)
Hidden Agenda – “Swing Time” (Metalheadz)
Source Direct – “Stonekiller” (Metalheadz)
Dillinja – “The Angles Fell” (Metalheadz)
Decoder – “Fog” (Tech Itch)
Ed Rush & Nico – “Technology” (No U Turn)

Photek Essential Mix 1997

Digital – “Tex” (Photek)
Digital – “Sub Zero” (Photek)
Spirit – “Prologue” (Photek)
Photek – “The Seven Samurai [Photek Remix]” (Photeck)
Peshay – “Contempory Acoustic Jazz” (Mowax)
Peshay – “Miles From Home” (Mowax)
Digital – “Lower Depths” (Photek)
Photek – “The Water Margin [Photek Remix]” (Photek)
N.O.H.A. – “Start [Optical Remix]” (Groove Attack)
Peshay – “Switch” (Mowax)
Hidden Agenda – “Big Lamp” (Metalheadz)
Photek – “Neptune” (Metalheadz)
Photek – “Yendi” (Science)
Goldie – “Mother” (ffrr)

Roni Size Essential Mix 1997

Roni Size – “Jazzy” (V)
Roni Size – “Sharday” (Dub Plate)
3 Way – “Sargent General” (Dope Dragon)
Scorpian – “Break Beat Terror” (Full Cycle)
Scorpian – “Li Li” (V)
untitled – “Bass Game [Roni Size Remix]” (Dope On Plastic)
UFO – “The Planet Plan [DJ Die Remix]” (Talkin Loud)
DJ Die – “On Time” (V)
DJ Krust – “Going Nowhere” (Full Cycle)
artist unknown – “Santa Cruz [DJ Krust Remix]” (white label)
Gang – “Rukus” (Dope Dragon)
Scorpio – “Life Forever” (Full Cycle)
Roni Size/Reprazent – “Hi Potent” (Talkin Loud)
Scorpio – “Break Beat Era” (Full Cycle)
TLA Rock – “It’s Your” (white label)
Big Daddy – “Detrain” (Cold Chillin)
Sucker DJ – “Dimples” (Accedela)
Run DMC – “Sucker MC’s” (Def Jam)
Jimmy Spicer – “Doller Bill” (white label)
Jame Brar – “Funky Drummer” (white label)
Yellow Magic Orchestra – “untitled” (white label)
DJ Krust – “Soul In Motion” (Full Cycle)
DJ Krust – “Future Unknown” (Talkin Loud)
artist unknown – “Cathy [Roni Size Remix]” (V)
Diyz – “War And Peace” (white label)
Roni Size/Reprazent – “Brown Paper Bag” (Talkin Loud)

Ed Rush & Optical Essential Mix 1999

Ryme Tyme & Optical – Headhunters (dub plate)
Bad Company – “The Nine” (BC Recordings)
Ram Trilogy – “Terminal 1” (Ram)
Jonny L – “The Bells” (Piranha)
Ram Trilogy – “Mind Overload” (Ram)
DJ Trace – “Sonar” (Prototype)
DJ Krust – “Warhead (Ram Trilogy Rmx)” (V)
Matrix – “Airhead” (Virus)
Bad Company – “The Pulse” (Prototype)
Ed Rush & Optical – “Bacteria” (Virus)
DJ Phantasy & DJ Probe – “Orders (DJ Reality Remix)” (Easy)
Ryme Tyme – “Payback Pt. 1” (DSCI4)
Roni Size – “Watching Windows [DJ Die Remix]” (Talkin Loud)
Matrix – “Asylum” (Virus)
Ed Rush & Optical – “Funktion” (V)
Bad Company – “China Cup” (Prototype)
Ram Trilogy – “Iron Lung” (Ram)
Optical – “Newoptic” (dub plate) unknown ???
Ed Rush & Optical – “Dozer” (Virus)
DJ Die – “Clear Skyz” (Full Cycle)
Fibre Optics – “Sin” (Renegade Hardware)
Usual Suspects – “Killa Beez” (Renegade Hardware)
Ram Trilogy – “Chase Scene” (Ram)
Ed Rush & Optical – “Watermelon” (Virus)
Ram Trilogy – “System Error (Y2K)” (Ram)
Ed Rush & Optical – “Gasmask” (Virus)
Infinite (Optical & Fierce) – “Beachball” (Renegade Hardware)
Ed Rush, Optical & Fierce – “Alien Girl” (Prototype)
Optical – “Slip Thru” (Virus)
Ed Rush & Optical – “Sick Note” (Virus)

High Contrast Essential Mix 2003

The Streets – ‘It’s too Late (high contrast mix) ‘ (679)
London Electricity – ‘To Be Free’ (Hospital)
High Contrast – ‘Twilights Last Gleaming’ (Hospital)
Cyantific – ’90’ (Hospital)
Greg Packer rmx – ‘Searching for my Rizla’ (White Label)
Influx Datum UK – ‘Sing Out’ (Formation)
Nu:Tone – ‘Our House (Calibre Remix)’ (White )
High Contrast – ‘Return of Forever’ (Hospital)
Roland Clarke – ‘I Get Deep (Accapella)’ (Shelter)
D. Kay + DJ Lee – ‘Manipulate the Universe'(White Label)
John B – ‘Without U’ (White Label)
Mind Machine – ‘Barcelona (High Contrast Remix) (BC recordings)
Unknown – ‘Delirium remix’ (white label)
Kaos – ‘Studio 54’ (Human)
Matrix – ‘Trippin Remix’ (White label)
MIST – ‘Outer Space’ (Soul:R)
High Contrast – ‘Love sick’ (Hospital)
London electricity – ‘Born 2 Synthesize’ (Hospital)
FSOL – ‘Papua New Guinea remix’ (White Label)
Unknown – ‘LFO remix’ (White Label)
Unknown – ‘Gypsey Woman rmx’ (White Label)
Nu:Tone – ‘Do It/ Feel It’ (White Label)
High Contrast – ‘The Basement Track’ (Hospital)
Landslide – ‘It’s Not Over (Influx Datum UK remix) (Hospital)
MIST – ‘Barracuda’ (Soul:R)
Johnny L – ‘Let’s Roll’ (Pirahna)
Photek – ‘The End Remix’ (Photek Productions)
London Electricity – ‘Different Drum’ (Hospital)
Omni Trio – ‘Renegade Snares (High Contrast Remix)’ (Moving Shadow)

Roni Size Essential Mix 2004

Roni Size featuring MC Retna and Dynamite MC – ‘Still Buzzin’ (Full Cycle)
DJ Die & Skitz – ‘Go In’ (Full Cycle)
Roni Size & Navigator & UV Ray – ‘Do U Know’ (Full Cycle)
Roni Size & DJ Die & Navigator – ‘Some of Them’ (Full Cycle)
Reprazent – ‘New Forms’ (Talkin’ Loud)
Roni Size & DJ Die – ‘Music Box’ (Full Cycle)
Reprazent – ‘Hot Stuff’ (Talkin’ Loud)
Smith & Mighty – ‘You’re Gonna Make Me’ [Roni & Krust Remix] (More Rockers)
Goldie – ‘Inner City Life’ [Roni Size & Krust Remix] (FFRR)
Nu Yorican Soul – ‘It’s Alright’ [Roni Size Remix] (Talkin’ Loud)
Reprazent – ‘Brown Paper Bag’ [Full Vocal Mix] (Talkin’ Loud)
Breakbeat Era – ‘Underneath the Moon’ (XL)
Breakbeat Era – ‘Animal Machine’ (XL)
Reprazent – ‘Who Told You’ [Original Dubplate Mix] (Talkin’ Loud)
Reprazent – ‘Lucky Pressure’ [Skit] (Talkin’ Loud)
Dynamite MC – ‘Gold’ (Strong)
Roni Size – ‘Snapshot’ [Original Mix] (Full Cycle)
Roni Size & Skibadee – ‘No Pictures’ (Full Cycle)
Roni Size & DJ Die – ‘Impact Music’ (Full Cycle)
Krust & Die – ‘Collision Course’ (Full Cycle)
Die & Clipz – ‘Tunnel Vision’ (Full Cycle)
D Product – ‘Learn’ (Full Cycle)
Clipz featuring Dynamite – ‘Start The Car’ (Full Cycle)
Commix – ‘Turn It Around’ (Liquid V)
Roni Size – ‘No More’ (High Contrast Remix) (V)
Nu:Tone featuring Natalie Williams – ‘Strange Encounters’ (Hospital)
Fresh – ‘Wonderland’ (V)
TC – ‘So Cold’ (White)
Zen – ‘Rhubarb & Custard’ (Reformed)
Photek & Die featuring Hollie G – ‘Thunder’ (Full Cycle)

Marky&Xrs Essential Mix 2004

Mist vs Klute – ‘Untitled’ (Soul:r)
Marky – ‘Moments of Lust’ (Innerground)
Marky and XRS – ‘Return to Paradise’ (CIA)
Vice Versa – ‘Luck of the Draw (Commix Remix)’ (Good Lucking)
Marky and XRS – ‘Soulsamba’ (Innerground)
Stress Level and TC1 – ‘Untitled’ (Dub Plate)
Marky and XRS – ‘Rotation’ (Innerground)
Digital – ‘Ready of Not’ (Innerground)
Unknown – ‘Believe (Marky and XRS Remix)’ (Intercom)
Blue Skin – ‘Somethings Going On (VIP Mix)’ (Blueskin)
D’Kay and DJ Iee – ‘Rain’ (Dub Plate)
Marky and XRS – ‘Hunny’ (Signature)
Marky and XRS – ‘Rudeboy’ (Innerground)
Friction and Nu Balance – ‘Tribal Wave’ (Dub Plate)
Uncut – ‘Fallin (Total Science Remix)’ (Warners)
Marky and XRS – ‘Backspin’ (Innerground)
Nu:Tone – ‘Work’ (Dub Plate)
Blueskin – ‘Kingpin’ (Blueskin)
Digital – ‘Termite’ (Innerground)
Zinc – ‘Film (Calibre Remix)’ (Bingo)
Ed Rush and Optical – ‘Kerb Crawler (Baron Remix)’ (Virus)
Friction and Nu Balance – ‘Bogeyman’ (True Playaz)
Marky and XRS feat Cleveland Watkiss – ‘Breeze’ (Innerground)

Andy C Essential Mix 2005

01. Sub Focus – ‘Special Place’ (Ram)
02. Calyx – ‘Are You Ready’ [Hive & Gridlok Remix] (Moving Shadow)
03. Swift – ‘Trippin’’ [Gridlok Remix] (Charge)
04. Marcus Intalex – ‘Out Of Touch’ (Dub)
05. Ed Rush & Optical – ‘Sick Note’ [Illskillz Remix] (Virus)
06. Xample & Crystal Clear – ‘Heaven & Hell’ (Frequency)
07. Hive, Keaton, Gridlok, Echo – ‘Violent Sound’ (Violence)
08. Baron – ‘Squelch’ [Sub Focus Remix] (White Label)
09. Influx UK – ‘Shine’ (Formation)
10. Ed Rush & Optical – ‘Funktion’ [Marky & Bungle Remix] (V Records)
11. Zen – ‘Dub Special’ (Dub)
12. Baron & Pendulum – ‘Guns at Dawn’ (Breakbeat Kaos)
13. Leviticus – ‘Burial’ [Logistics Remix] (V Records)
14. Sub Focus – ‘X Ray’ (Ram)
15. Mr. L – ‘Back To Your Roots’ (Mr. L)
16. Kox – ‘Kox’ (Dub)
17. A.I & D-Bridge – ‘Better Days’ (Dub)
18. Craggz & Parallel Forces – ‘Love Insane’ (Dub)
19. Uncut – ‘Midnight’ [M.I.S.T. V.I.P] (Warner)
20. Logistics – ‘Together V.I.P’ (Hospital)
21. Nu Tone – ‘Spread Love’ (Hospital)
22. Shy FX & T Power – ‘Plastic Soul’ (Dub)
23. Total Science – ‘Ask Not V.I.P’ (Dub)
24. Jonny L – ‘Piper‘ (XL)
25. Sub Focus – ‘Scarecrow’ (Ram)
26. Moving Fusion & Shimon – ‘Mysterons [Baron Remix] (Ram)
27. Sub Focus – ‘Frozen Solid’ (Ram)
28. Ed Rush & Optical – ‘Bacteria’ [Pendulum Remix] (Virus)
29. Spirit – ‘Siren’ (White label)
30. Xample & Crystal Clear – ‘Sister’ (Frequency)
31. Dillinja – ‘Gang Bang’ (Valve)
32. High Contrast – ‘Lights Go Down’ (Hospital)
33. Fresh – ‘Tombraider’ (D.O.A)
34. Calibre – ‘Is It U’ (Dub)
35. Q Project – ‘2 Little 2 Late’ (Dub)
36. Marcus Intalex – ‘Instrumental 4 Change’ (Dub)
37. D Kay & Lee – ‘Tuning’ (Metalheadz)
38. Sparfunk & Joe Solo – ‘Blazing Jazz’ (Ram)
39. Chase & Status – ‘Duppy Man’ (Dub)
40. Pendulum – ‘Slam V.I.P’ (Breakbeat Kaos)
41. Sub Focus – ‘Citizen Kane’ (Frequency)
42. Blade 3 Sound Track – ‘Thirst’ [Lemon D Remix] (Valve)
43. Photek – ‘Sidewinder’ [Infiltrata & Hochi Remix] (Dub)
44. Moving Fusion & Eddy Woo – ‘Blackhawk Down’ (Dub)
45. Bad Company UK & Noisia – ‘Meditation’ (Dub)
46. Sub Focus – ‘Juno’ (Ram)
47. Fresh – ‘Funk Academy’ (Breakbeat Kaos)
48. Pendulum – ‘Girl In The Fire’ (Dub)
49. Sparfunk & Ed Solo – ‘Rapture’ (Ram)
>>> M.I.S.T. – ‘Outer Space’ (Soul:r)
50. Nightbreed & Sparfunk – ‘Arachnaphobia’ (Ram)

25 thoughts on “BBC – Radio 1 – Essential Mixes 1996 – 2005

  1. oh my god ! Fuck yes ! all my old tapes replaced…. you beauty !

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    MrC

  2. Goldie Essential Mix 1996 part 1
    track #03. _______champion sound

    УРААааааааааааааааа

  3. Anybody know what the track titles are on these tunes from Grooveriders essential mix?

    Optical – “untitled” (acetate)
    Fierce – “untitled” (actetate)
    Optical – “untitled” (acetate)ings)

    And were they ever released?
    Cheers!!

  4. Here’s a Grooverider 1997 Essential Mix tracklistings update for you.
    Probably the most definitive so far:

    —-

    Grooverider, Broadcasted on Sunday 26th January, 1997

    Boymerang – “The River [V.I.P Mix]” (Regal)
    PFM – “Crusin Detroit” (Moving Shadow)
    Matrix – “untitled” (acetate)
    Peshay – “Jazz Lick” (Nexus)
    Krust – “Soul In Motion” (Full Cycle)
    Boymerang – “Mind Control” (Regal)
    Optical – “untitled” (acetate)
    Future Forces and Fierce – “Constant” (Renegade Hardware)
    Codename John – “The Warning” (Prototype Recordings)
    Lemon D – “City Lights” (Prototype Recordings)
    DJ Die – “Special Treat” (V Recordings)
    Alex Reece – “Jazzmaster [Krust Remix]” (Island)
    Matrix – “Mute” (Prototype Recordings)
    Optical – “untitled” (acetate)
    Cybotron feat. Dillinja – “Light Years” (Prototype Recordings)
    Photek – “Ni Ten Ichi Ryu [Two Swords Technique]” (Science)
    Technical Itch – “untitled” (acetate)
    Doc Scott – “Shadow Boxing Remix” (31 Recordings)
    Lemon D – Going Gets Tough (Prototype Recordings)
    Cybotron – feat. Dillinja “Got To” (Prototype Recordings)
    Goldie – Heaven (acetate)
    LTJ Bukem – “Music [Peshay Rework]” (Nexus)
    Subject 13 – “Jazz Style” (Creative Source)
    Matrix – “untitled” (NU-D *Not New Directions, possibly New Identity*)
    Krust – “12 Mins” (Full Circle)

    And some Album Art for you:

    http://www.djadama.com/Grooverider_EM_1997.jpg

  5. Update

    Grooverider, Broadcasted on Sunday 26th January, 1997

    Boymerang – “The River [V.I.P Mix]” (Regal)
    PFM – “Crusin Detroit” (Moving Shadow)
    Matrix – “untitled” (acetate)
    Peshay – “Jazz Lick” (Nexus)
    Krust – “Soul In Motion” (Full Cycle)
    Boymerang – “Mind Control” (Regal)
    Optical – “untitled” (acetate)
    Future Forces and Fierce – “Constant” (Renegade Hardware)
    Codename John – “The Warning” (Prototype Recordings)
    Lemon D – “City Lights” (Prototype Recordings)
    DJ Die – “Special Treat” (V Recordings)
    Alex Reece – “Out Of Time” (Island)
    Matrix – “Mute” (Prototype Recordings)
    Optical – “untitled” (acetate)
    Cybotron feat. Dillinja – “Light Years” (Prototype Recordings)
    Photek – “Ni Ten Ichi Ryu (Two Swords Technique)” (Science)
    Technical Itch – “untitled” (acetate)
    Doc Scott – “Shadow Boxing Remix” (31 Recordings)
    Lemon D – Going Gets Tough (Prototype Recordings)
    Cybotron – feat. Dillinja “Got To” (Prototype Recordings)
    Goldie – Heaven (acetate)
    Capone – Paradise? or Voice? (Hardleaders)
    LTJ Bukem – “Music (Peshay Rework)” (Nexus)
    Subject 13 – “Jazz Style” (Creative Source)
    Matrix – “untitled” (NU-D – Not New Directions/Possibly New Identity)
    Krust – “12 Mins” (Full Circle)

  6. grooverider mix:

    track 3 is matrix – fluid motion (new identity 004)
    track 4 – don’t know what this is called or if was ever released but jazz lick is a totally different track by peshay
    technical itch – untitled is actually decoder – fuse (Elementz 001)
    2nd to last track is matrix – junk (new identity 004)

  7. Grooverider’s Tracklist Update:

    @ujc6 – Cheers

    Only two Optical pieces to ID.

    Grooverider Broadcasted on Sunday 26th January, 1997

    Boymerang – ‘The River [V.I.P Mix]’ (Regal)
    PFM – ‘Crusing Detroit’ (Moving Shadow)
    Matrix – ‘Fluid Motion’ (New Identity)
    Peshay – ‘Nevada’ (Pivotal)
    Krust – ‘Soul In Motion’ (Full Cycle)
    Boymerang – ‘Mind Control’ (Regal)
    Optical – ‘Untitled’ (Acetate)
    Future Forces & Fierce – ‘Constant’ (Renegade Hardware)
    Codename John – ‘The Warning’ (Prototype Recordings)
    Lemon D – ‘City Lights’ (Prototype Recordings)
    DJ Die – ‘Special Treat’ (V Recordings)
    Alex Reece – ‘Out Of Time’ (Island)
    Matrix – ‘Mute’ (Prototype Recordings)
    Optical – ‘Untitled’ (Acetate)
    Cybotron feat. Dillinja – ‘Light Years’ (Prototype Recordings)
    Photek – ‘Ni Ten Ichi Ryu (Two Swords Technique)’ (Science)
    Decoder – ‘Fuse’ (Elementz)
    Doc Scott – ‘Shadow Boxing Remix’ (31 Recordings)
    Lemon D – ‘Going Gets Tough’ (Prototype Recordings)
    Cybotron feat. Dillinja – ‘Got To’ (Prototype Recordings)
    Capone – ‘Paradise’ (Hardleaders)
    LTJ Bukem – ‘Music (Peshay Rework)’ (Nexus)
    Subject 13 – ‘Jazz Style’ (Creative Source)
    Matrix – ‘Junk’ (New Identity)
    Krust – ‘Brief Encounter’ (Full Cycle)

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