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DJ Fabio launches the Drum 'n' Bass world cup

Steve celebrates great Drum 'n' Bass tracks in the latest edition of his Musical World Cup. DJ, radio presenter and legend of the genre Fabio is on hand to draw the fixtures.

Steve celebrates great Drum N Bass tracks in the latest edition of his Musical World Cup. DJ, radio presenter and legend of the genre Fabio is on hand to draw the fixtures. 16 tracks selected by the 6 Music listeners will go head to head across the week, to battle it out to see which track will be crowned the inaugural Drum 'n' Bass World Cup winner.
The world cup runs through till Friday, when 6 Music does drum ‘n’ bass, inspired by the legendary Metalheadz label turning 25. The label was established in 1994 by drum and bass pioneers Goldie, Kemistry and Storm. Across the day, 6 Music will be reflecting the roots and shoots of drum ‘n’ bass… it's sources, it's current status, and it’s future.

3 hours

Music Played

  • The Fall


  • Gaz Coombes


    • Hot Fruit/Caroline International.
  • DJ SS

    The Lighter

  • Stealing Sheep

    Why Haven't I?

    • Heavenly Recordings.
  • DJ Kool

    Let Me Clear My Throat (Klassic Kool Version)

    • American Recordings/Warner Bros. Records.
  • Ride

    Future Love

    • Wichita Recordings.
  • Bloc Party

    Flux (6 Music Session, 20th August 2008)

  • The Strokes

    The Modern Age

    • Rough Trade Records.
  • black midi

    Talking Heads

    • Rough Trade Records.
  • Miriam Makeba

    Pata Pata

    • Buried Treasure: Lost Gems From Deep In The '60s Vaults CD2.
    • Reprise Records.
    • 8.
  • Mylo

    In My Arms

    • Breastfed Records.
  • Mattiel

    Keep The Change

    • Heavenly.
  • Mungo's Hi Fi X Eva Lazarus

    Babylon Raid

    • scotch bonnet.
  • Beastie Boys

    (You Gotta) Fight for Your Right (To Party!)

    • Grand Royal.
  • Alternative TV

    Action Time Vision

  • Four Tet

    Teenage Birdsong

    • Text Records.
  • St. Vincent

    New York

    • Loma Vista/Caroline International.
  • Richard Hawley

    My Little Treasures

  • 60

    Stay (feat. Dolls)

  • Kojey Radical

    Can't Go Back

    • Asylum / Atlantic.
  • The Maccabees

    Marks To Prove It

    • Fiction.
  • Pixies

    On Graveyard Hill

    • Infectious/BMG Worldwide.
  • New Order

    Vanishing Point

    • Factory.
  • Metalheads

    Inner City Life

    • Inner City Life.
  • The Ganja Kru

    Super Sharp Shooter

    • Parousia.
  • Roni Size / Reprazent

    Brown Paper Bag

    • Talkin' Loud.
  • LTJ Bukem


    • Looking Good Records ‎.
  • Adam F


    • Circles.
    • Positiva.
  • High Contrast

    Racing Green

  • E-Z Rollers

    Walk This Land

  • Omni Trio

    Renegade Snares

    • Moving Shadow.
  • Alex Reece

    Pulp Fiction

    • Moondance The Album CD3: Drum And Bass (Mixed By DJ Hype).
    • Metalheads Music Ltd.
  • Photek

    Ni Ten Ichi Ryu

    • Science.
  • Krust


    • Hidden Knowledge.
    • Full Cycle Records.
  • Bad Company UK

    The Nine

  • Micky Finn & Aphrodite

    Bad Ass

  • SHY FX with UK Apachi

    Original Nuttah

  • Commix

    Be True

  • LTJ Bukem


    • Looking Good Records ‎.
  • The Barracudas

    We're Living In Violent Times

  • Jordan Rakei

    Say Something

    • Ninja Tune.
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers

    Bicycle Song

  • Fontaines D.C.

    Boys In The Better Land

  • Sly & the Family Stone

    Family Affair

    • Telstar.
  • Crumb


    • Crumb Records.
  • The Shins


    • CD SINGLE.
    • Subpop.
  • The Verve


    • Hut Music.
  • Panda Bear


    • Domino.
  • Twisted Individual

    Swan Cake

  • Beirut

    When I Die

    • 4AD.
  • Grimm Twins

    I Don't Care

  • Lloyd & Glen


  • Ghum

    Get Up

    • The Coldest Fire.
    • Everything Sucks Music.


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