We spent an inordinate amount of time listening to (and trying to make) mixes this year. Here's a collection of some of our favorites from the past 12 months, all of which were huge sources of discovery + inspiration for us. And we're always up for more, so feel free to hook us up with recommendations for any essential mixes we might have missed...


01 NICOLAS JAAR | BBC Essential Mix (No BBC edit)

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Nicolas Jaar :: BBC Essential Mix (BBC edit)





02 RYAN HEMSWORTH | Slowed Summer





03 JOHNNY JEWEL | Let's Kiss + Black & White





04 RUSTIE | BBC Essential Mix





06 PEAKING LIGHTS | Lucifer Mixtapes (1-5)





07 TOMMYBOY | Frame of Mind







08 FLYING LOTUS | Lovers Melt 3

mp3:
Flying Lotus :: Lovers Melt 3





09 LOL BOYS | Fader Mix





10 EVIAN CHRIST | Duga-three concept mix





11 MEMORY TAPES | The Autumn Reel





12 DIPLO | got stoned and mixed really old records for half an hour





13 SHLOHMO | BBC Radio 1 mix





14 TNGHT | The Full Uncensored Mix