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A conversation with TY

Following the recent announcement of the winner of our Barely Breaking Even Mixtape Competition, we caught up with legendary British hip hop artist and BBE new-boy TY for a quick chat about his latest album and his move to the label. Plus we’ve managed to procure this fresh remix of Heart is Breaking via our […]

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Spotlight On: Space Invader Radio

The Mixcloud Blog’s Spotlight On: series is back after a summer holiday sabbatical and very happy to welcome another staunch supporter of the Internet Radio Revolution, Space Invader Radio, into the hot seat. One of the site’s most prolific uploaders, with 130 Cloudcasts to date, the ‘best little radio station in the galaxy’ has come […]

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Cloudcasts Fresh from Standon Calling

The magical Standon Calling Festival took place last weekend. If you couldn’t make it down, want to re-live the experience or are thinking about going next year then we have some excellent news for you. Diesel:U:Music Radio were there and came back bearing Cloudcasts, 19 of them. Unsurprisingly, there’s some really fantastic stuff here. Whether you’re […]

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Spotlight On: Radio Magnetic

For the third instalment of the spotlight feature we’re honoured to have the UK’s longest running internet radio station, Radio Magnetic. Founded in 2001 the station broadcast an eclectic mix of music all day, every day until 2006 when it moved to an on demand model. In the last decade it has grown in popularity, […]

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Spotlight On: NME Radio

The NME has always been at the forefront of new music – whether you agrre with its editorial opinions or not –  so moving it’s trend-spotting and new music reporting to the airwaves always seemed like logical progression. New Noise: 23 May '10 Part 1 by Newnoise on Mixcloud NME Radio was born in June 2008 […]

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LaidBack Radio on Intruders.tv

Interesting interview with Laidback Radio head honcho Julien Morulon, who discusses all things from FM broadcasts, platform expansion and audience interaction with our very own Jules Hallam for Intruders.tv

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Spotlight On: Ibiza Sonica

This is the first in a (hopefully) weekly series of interview features aiming to let some of our most popular and committed Mixcloud members tell us all a bit more about who they are, what they do, and why they chose Mixcloud to spread their sounds. First up are prolific uploaders and long-time Mixcloud members, […]

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Dj Premier – Keith 'Guru' Elam Tribute Mix

Legendary Hip-Hop pioneer and MC, Keith ‘Guru’ Elam sadly passed away early last week. As one half of Gang Starr, Guru rose to fame alongside fellow crew member DJ Premier during the 1990s. The distinctive sound of Guru’s monotone rhymestyle over Premos hard hitting, jazz sampling beats earned a deep following amongst the hip hop […]

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A Spin-Off Comp: Jus’ Like Music & Apple Juice Break Present Oscillations

“On-point’s prediction for 2010: blogs to become record labels”. The music blogosphere is, oddly enough, a new concept for me. I was working for a modest record label in East London last year when one of their artists set about explaining their music to yours truly. Many hours and cups of tea later and I’m […]

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Interview with Fluid Radio

Running out of Bristol, Daniel Crossley promotes his excellent experimental radio station Fluid Radio through two 24 hour broadcast channels; one which focuses on experimental acoustic frequencies, and the other on vocal music. The station’s website features piles of interesting reviews and features on experimental artists, labels and films, as well as links to their […]