Dj Myme got his first turntables in 2001 and continues to come from a strong turntablism angle.
He started entering competitions in 2003 whilst based in Edinburgh.
He has been a 3 time Scottish DMC finalist 2003/2004/2005, Myme also placed third in the Scottish DMC finals in 2005. He was also the Edinburgh Access Battle Champion in 2004.
Now based in London Myme placed fourth in the London DMC finals in 2007.
Myme has continue to do the damage in the London DMC Finals. Placing 3rd in the 2011 London DMC Finals at the Jazz Cafe. Myme also was a quater finalist in the World DMC battle for Uk Supremacy in 2011.
This was followed by a last minute entry into the LONDON DMC FINALS in 2012 again at the Jazz Cafe where he placed 3rd.
Five of his mix cds have been reviewed and featured in HHC (Hip Hop Connection) magazine. Myme has worked with Beatroot records on various projects including three download mixes and various remix work.
Myme continues to bring the turntablism element to a collective of musicians. Myme has shared the stage with such Dj legends as: Cutmaster Swift (1989 World DMC Champion),JFB (2 x UK DMC Champion) Ritchie Ruftone (5 X scottish DMC Finalist),Mr Thing (Ex Scratch Pervert),Dj Rasp (2 x Uk Battle champion),Trevor Nelson,The Last Skeptic and the X-Ecutioners to name a few DJs.
Myme has layed down scratches for Underground Hip Hop legend Prince Po (Organized Confusion). More recently he has worked with the cream of the Bay area Hip Hop: Planet Asia; again laying down cuts on his work.
"UPTOWN SHOW" (launching july 2009)
Expect a monthly show taking in Hip Hop, Funk, Soul, Newjack Swing,D&B,dubstep,turntabilsim. The UPTOWN lp round up (letting you know about new releases etc.
Plus "THE UPTOWN" mini mix with special guests:Dj Rasp,Dj Cursa,KILLA JEWEL,2 TALL,KILLER TOMATO,MATTY K,EVESON etc
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"STRAIGHT FROM THE CRATES" Febuary show:
Its all about stomping NORTERN SOUL for the feb show! The main mix is a classic northern soul mix from andy smith which does the Northern soul sound justice. I have added the intro and a super funky scratch routine plus a clasic northen soul gem from Timmy Yuro.
If you dont know about Northern soul this mix is the perfect introduction for you all.
"STRAIGHT FROM THE CRATES" April show:
Dj Woody (World ITF champion 2001,world vestax champion 2002)
"STRAIGHT FROM THE CRATES" is very proud to present Dj Woody as our very special guest for the april show. Woody is without a doubt one of the most innovative turntabilist and world class djs around.
Woodys mix is a UK hiphop mix bringing you all the classics as well as new tunes from: "BLAK TWANG,BLADE,FALLACY,RODNEY P,BRAINTAX,ROOTS MANUVA,KRISPY. ETC Plus Woodys world class turntabilsim skills.
THIS SHOW IS NOT TO BE MISSED!!
For more info on woody such as up and coming shows new releases etc You can hit up Woody at:
Also look out for Woodys new mix cd series on PASSENGER RECORDS (AQUASKYS label) called Dj woody vs the Bodysnatchers.
hit up PASSENGER RECORDS for more.
"STRAIGHT FROM THE CRATES" May show:
Keeping it a bit more technical the may show will have some heavy weight beat juggles,scratch routines and nothing but the best hiphop. So expect some KRS 1,Tribe called quest,lupe fiasco,mf doom,common,method man,grand puba etc.
PLUS DJ INSITE (UP AND COMING PRODUCER FROM LONDON TOWN!)
IS PUTTING AN EXCLUSIVE 20 MINUTE MIX OF HIS BEATS TOGETHER FOR THE SHOW.
"STRAIGHT FROM THE CRATES" June show:
Dj Mechanizm (rude fm) is going to be putting together an exclusive 60 minute old skool jungle mix for the show. More details nearer the time.
"THE UPTOWN" Show July:
Brand new show format taking in hiphop,funk,soul,groove,D&B,turntabilism etc
featuring music from:Q-TIP,GRANDMASTER FLASH,LA ROUX DIZZEE RASCALL,EVESON,DJ WOODY etc
PLus mini mixes from:
"UPTOWN SHOW" AUGUST..
Featuring brand new music from: "MOS DEF & MAJOR LAZER" as well as music from: TC,SKREAM,MONTELL JORDAN,MASTA ACE, Etc
"UPTOWN SHOW" september..
Featuring brand new music from Dj Yoda,Insite & Kysa as well as music from J.DAVEY,GRAND PUBA,MIKE ZOOT,BOBBY BROWN,112 and a whole load more..
We are also very pleased to announce we have a MICHAEL JACKSON MINi MIX from KILLER TOMATO.
FEATURING Brand new music from 3x world champion TIGERSTYLE,LADY PARADOX,and LA ROUX. Plus a mini mix from K-DELIGHT as well as the usual banter we have music from: ROOTS,ROOTS MANUVA,BLAK TWANG,JACKBEATS,T2 to name a few.
DEC XMAS special...
Featuring brand new music from:
PLus an exclusive mini mix TBC..
2012. Back Once again.
"THE UPTOWN SHOW" Is now back each and every month. Bringing you the best in HipHop/R&B and all that good stuff. Plus exclusives and mini mixes.
Also introducing "THE BACK TO THE OLD SKOOL" Feature. Introducing and reintroducing you to a classic HipHop/R&B album from the crates. We give you a bit of info about that album then give you a three in a row from that album.
"THE UPTOWN SHOW" August:
Featuring music from: Masta ace,Large Pro,Beastie Boys,AG,Jay Z,Kanye West to name a few.
Plus a very special min mix from Scotland's finest DJ BUNTY.
"BACK TO THE OLD SKOOL" EDO O G "ACTING" LP.
Not checked out the show? Stream or podcast now!!
"THE UPTOWN SHOW" Sept:
Featuring Music from: Slum Village,Common,Dj Vadim,Config,Bruno Mars to name a few. Plus brand new music from KARL HINDS "BLACK TIMING" Mix cd.
"BACK TO THE OLD SKOOL " BUSTA RHYMES "WHEN DISASTER STRIKES".
"THE UPTOWN SHOW" OCT:
Featuring music from: Camp Lo,Biz markie to name a few. Plus brand new music from INSANE MACBETH.
An exclusive mini mix from one of the uk's finest Dj's JON 1st.
"BACK TO THE OLD SKOOL" ERYKAH BADU "BADUIZM"
"THE UPTOWN SHOW" : NOV: 90s hiphop special.
Featuring Music from: NINE,DAS EFX,MILKBONE,JAY Z. Plus new music from PLAN B.
"BACK TO THE OLD SKOOL" TRIBE CALLED QUEST "MIDNIGHT MAUREDERS"