DOWNLOAD THIS NOW: Peaking Lights, ‘Weird Up 2012 Mix’

Photo by Caroline Mort

If there’s one thing we learned from compiling the artist curated lists in our year-end issue, it’s what a serious crate digger Aaron Coyes is. As on-point as everyone else’s suggestions were, the Peaking Lights multi-instrumentalist went so obscure we spent several hours finding samples of all his picks for our enhanced iPad edition.

Have a listen and a look at what we’re talking about below, right alongside a mix Coyes just posted today…

Via Peaking Lights’ Tumblr:

Mix 2 /4/12
Weird Up 2012

Black uhuru- youths dub
Dru down – can u feel me
La dream team – rock berry jam
The shocks- atwa
King jammy meets dry & heavy- mr. Dub
War of words- quante jubila
Ms chamber- new age
Mac10 -nuthin but the cavi hit
Leon Haywood -freaky 94
Spoonie g- the new rap language
Warieka hill sounds- one people version
Mikey jarrett- big bow
Jah Tony- ranking African
Dread Fred and jah Shaka- Zulu skank