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11amEST 3pmGMT Rollin' A Hard 10 w/ Chris Wheelz
1pmEST 5pmGMT A-List Breaks w/ Alt-A (United Kingdom) / The Dirteebreaks Sessions (Finland) [Bi-Weekly Alternate]
3pmEST 7pmGMT WinoWarrior's Train Station (USA)
6pmEST 10pmGMT Beatpimpin w/ Dj Grovr (USA)
8pmEST 12amGMT Breakzone w/ DoBOY (USA)
10pmEST 2amGMT The Body Electric w/ Delta V (USA)
12amEST 4amGMT Synergistic Vibez w/ DJ Synergy (USA)
2amEST 6amGMT Flagger Fried Funkeebeats w/ Dj Flagger (USA)

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Saturday Exclusive Mix by GUAU on The TrainStation!

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Guau

 

Tune in to The Trainstation for a very special mix set by the fantastic producer/dj GUAU!!!! He has been melting faces for years, starting out on fire with Cut n Run and then exploding on Elektroshok Records... Guau has come to be one of the rowdiest and most sought-after producers on the Spanish and Worldwide breakbeat scenes.  Lock it in at 2PM Central time for a little WinoWarrior action and stick around for a treat! Raul Guau has been super kind to us and has provided all you badass Nubreakers a special mix that I will air during my show this Saturday. Bangin' Spanish beats fo' dat ass yo! This one is gonna be slammin! BOOM!!!


Mixcloud.com/guau

Soundcloud.com/guau

www.facebook.com/raul.guau

Friday Sept 19th I Love Breaks presents DJ Flashback!

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I Love Breaks proudly presents DJ Flashback!

Friday Sept 19th 5PM GMT/1PM EDT I Love Breaks proudly presents DJ Flashback!
Only on Nubreaks.com!

Prepare yourselves for a guest set full of the finest tunes from this badass DJ and producer for Nubreaks!!

Come listen and jump in the chat!

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CLICK HERE TO CHAT

Headset Heroes - Exodus/No No No OUT NOW!

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FANTOMAS RECORDS is a new high quality Booty-Breaks label created by two of the most experienced producers/djs of the Breaks scene. Top quality Booty singles, amazing dancefloor fillers series and unique compilations are already on the pipeline. Stay tuned!

BUY HERE!

headsetheroes.co.uk/

Sketi Exclusive Mix Saturday on The Trainstation!!!

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Sketi Guest Mix

 

This Saturday on WinoWarrior's Train Station I will be dropping an exclusive mix by SKETI that he has been kind enough to hook up for our Nubreaks family!!!! That's right, tune in at 2PM Central, because it's time to get your dance on with the one like SKETI and you do NOT want to miss this it is straight FIYYYAAAA!!

https://soundcloud.com/sketimusic

https://www.facebook.com/sketimusic

Digibox - Concrete Out Now!

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Jim Varley aka DIGIBOX returns to V.I.M.BREAKS for his eighth single! The quality British producer got a really strong profile in the scene for his darkish rollin Psy vs Proggy-Breaks stuff and some top class releases for our label, DIABLO LOCO RECORDS, DIRTY DROP RECORDS, RAVEART RECORDS, BASE INDUSTRY RECORDS, KINDCRIME RECORDINGS and many more! On the remix duties we've got two tasty remixes by the likes of FREQUENCY LESS, the fast rising Spanish Psy-Breaks/Psy-Trance producer who's got releases for TEK RECORDS, BLACKED OUT RECORDINGS and the aswesome “HALLUCINOGEN EFFECT EP” for our label, and German Electro/Proggy breaker SOULFUL SYSTEM, with his unique Breaks sound who's got some tasty stuff for BASE INDUSTRY RECORDS, RKDEEPLOVE RECORDS and the “SEPTEMBER DAZE/THE RIDER” single for our label!!

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soundcloud.com/jymbo7
soundcloud.com/frequencyless
soundcloud.com/soulfulsystem

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Est. 1998. Nubreaks.com is a breakbeat community featuring the breaks and breakbeat radio station broadcasting 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Internet radio station dedicated to dropping the hottest beats on the airwaves: domestic breaks, nuskool breaks, electro breaks, funky breaks, drum and bass, dubstep, drumstep, and anything else with a breakbeat. Check the schedule for the full lineup of weekly breakbeat djs broadcasting live hifi audio and video. Also, check out our breakbeat forum for latest updates on releases, shows, and events. Register and join our breaks community today.

What is Breakbeat


Breakbeat (sometimes breakbeats or breaks) is a term used to describe a collection of sub-genres of electronic music, usually characterized by the use of a non-straightened 4/4 drum pattern (as opposed to the steady beat of house or trance). These rhythms may be characterised by their intensive use of syncopation and polyrhythms.

 

History


In the late 1970s and early 1980s, hip-hop DJs (starting with Kool DJ Herc) began using several breaks (the part of a funk or jazz song in which the music "breaks" to let the rhythm section play unaccompanied) in a row to use as the rhythmic basis for hip-hop songs. Kool DJ Herc's breakbeat style was to play the same record on two turntables and play the break repeatedly by alternating between the two records (letting one play while spinning the second record back to the beginning of the break). This style was copied and improved upon by early hip hop DJs Afrika Bambaataa and Grand Wizard Theodore.This style was extremely popular in clubs and dance halls because the extended breakbeat was the perfect backdrop for breakdancers to show their skills.

In recent times, the term breakbeat has become synonymous with the many genres of breaks music which have become popular within the global dance music scene, including big beat, nu skool breaks and progressive breaks. DJs from a variety of genres, including house and techno, work breaks tracks into their sets. This may occur because the tempo of breaks tracks (ranging from 110 to 150 beats per minute) means they can be readily mixed with these genres, whereas the comparatively fast speed of jungle and drum and bass (160-180 bpm) may have restricted the utility of these subgenres to DJs playing slower-tempo music. Some artists well known for breakbeat include The Freestylers, NAPT, Dj Loopy, Pendulum, Soul Of Man, Dj deekline and wizard, Ben & Lex, The Breakfastaz, Ctrl Z, Stanton Warriors, Dj Icey, Freq Nasty and Plump DJ's.

Breakbeats are used in many hip hop, rap, jungle, and hardcore songs, and can also be heard in other music, from popular music to background music in car and jean commercials on the radio or TV.

(Source: Wikipedia.com) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Breakbeat

 

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