For anyone out there currently feeling a midday lull, or heat slump, we suggest you give this mix by Fake Blood a listen. Even at its most intense, it's still pretty laid back stuff.

All the info about the mix can be found below the player.

"I've done 4 x 1 hour mixes (and a 5th is in the pipeline), solely made up of old tunes sampled in classic Hip Hop tracks - but cut up on two copies / decks to re-create the loops / chops people used. I didn't use any compilations, reissues, bootlegs, or downloads. All originals. I've always been a digging fiend on the side!

"But - to save the original pressings (and also cos it's hard enough to get one copy of some of these, let alone two!) - I loaded them into Serato vinyl, so I could scratch away to my heart's content, with ruining anything!

"So here's VOL.1.

"Further volumes to follow..."