Mixtapes

Music

this essential lagos playlist will instantly improve your weekend

Afropop your heart out with DJ Spinall.
Frankie Dunn
3.30.18
Mixtapes

this playlist will save your life

The making of new album The Book of Law was an intensely complicated time for genderfluid LA artist Lawrence Rothman. This is the music that got them through it all.
Francesca Dunn
10.26.17
Music

it’s almost too hot to function, so here’s a playlist of sweaty songs

I need that (uh) to get me off, sweating ‘til my clothes come off.
Frankie Dunn
6.21.17
Music

omar souleyman is the world's greatest wedding singer

Take an exclusive first look then dive into a mixtape of essential Syrian music made by the big man himself.
Frankie Dunn
6.8.17
Music

corbyn vs. may: the ultimate election mixtapes

Whether you’re up for giving peace a chance or are adamant that enough is enough, we’ve got just the soundtrack for you to stick on as you rock the vote this Thursday 8 May.
Frankie Dunn
6.7.17
Music

sälen’s best of the great escape mixtape

Off to Brighton this weekend for the UK’s answer to SXSW? Wish you were? We asked our music pals for an audio guide to their favourite artists on the line-up.
Frankie Dunn
5.18.17
News

listen to these unreleased demos from a teenage j dilla

Ten years after his death, the legend continues to deliver.
Wendy Syfret
10.14.16
Playlists

i-D June Mixtape 2015

With Glastonbury a distant memory, it's time to get our hazy heads back into gear and reflect on another month of tunes that tickled our tastebuds.
i-D Staff
6.30.15
Mixtapes

i-d january mixtape 2015

Having only just recovered from New Years Eve, we somehow find ourselves at the start of February. They say that time flies when you're dancing, or having fun (or something like that), and in January our feet couldn't stop moving to this music.
i-D Team
2.4.15
Playlists

The Best Tracks Of 2014

2014 in music looked something like this...
i-D Team
12.24.14
Playlists

i-D november mixtape 2014

i-D look back on our favourite jams of November. Loyle Carner, James Blake, Little Simz, Wu Tang Clan, Romare, TĀLĀ and Tink all make the cut. Listen good!
i-D Team
12.2.14
Playlists

i-D October Mixtape 2014

​It's officially the end of summer, and as the leaves change colour we embrace autumn with a look back at a month of seriously good sounds guaranteed to keep your ears warm.
James Hutchins
10.31.14