Listen: Flux Pavilion’s thumping Diplo & Friends mix

“I dunno if you know about this guy but Flux Pavilion, he’s kind of a big deal,” Diplo introduced at the beginning his latest Diplo & Friends radio show . The Mad Decent boss has been at the BBC Radio 1 desk for bang on a year now, bringing big names like Boys Noize, Avicii, Brodinski, Four Tet and Dillon Francis on board to deliver hour-long mixes, broadcast on the legendary station late on Sunday nights. This week, the friend on mixing duties was the Major Lazer crew’s Jah No Partial collaborator, Flux Pavilion.

“I worked with him, he’s a cool guy,” Diplo continued. “I even worked out of his little dormitory studio apartment two years ago, I don’t even know where it was, somewhere in far, far North England. It was so nasty up there, there were like rats riding bicycles around the neighbourhood. I don’t think they’ve had sunshine for two centuries, it was just a giant grey cloud over this place.” Diplo’s intro aside, Flux’s mix didn’t waste any time kicking into gear: over the course of the hour, the bass head crammed in cuts from the likes of Major Lazer, Skream, Cookie Monsta and Dillon Francis, alongside plenty of his own material.

“His label Circus Records is legendary in the bass, the dubstep, the drumstep scene,” Diplo’s humorous spiel went on. “He’s toured everywhere, he’s been to more places in America than I have and you know what, I’m from America. It’s a big country.” Get stuck into the mix and tracklist below. Hint: there’s a download button, too.


Odjbox and Pierre – L.A.L – Circus Records

Flux Pavilion – OneTwoThree (Make Your Body Wanna) – Circus/Atlantic

Doctor P – Champagne Bop – Circus/Atlantic

Brown and Gammon – Dark Matter (Doctor P and Mizuki Remix) – Circus Records

Flux Pavilion – Starlight – Circus/Atlantic

Funtcase – Out For Da Milli – Circus Records

Cookie Monsta – Come Find Me feat Flux Pavilion – Circus Records

Flux Pavilion – Do Or Die feat Childish Gambino – Circus Records

Savant – Ghetto Blastah – SectionZ Records

Funtcase – Voodew – Circus Records

Flux Pavilion – Blow The Roof – Circus/Atlantic

Major Lazer – Watch out For This (Bumaye) – (Major Lazer)

Flux Pavilion – Double Edge feat Sway and P money – Circus/Atlantic

Mizuki – Block Party – Circus Records / Dj Snake – Bird Machine – Mad Decent

Doctor P – Flying Spaghetti Monster – Circus/Atlantic

AutoErotique and Felix Cartel – The Alarm – Dim Mak

Flux Pavilion – I Feel It – Circus/Atlantic

Skream – Sticky – Ammunition

Major Lazer and Flux Pavilion – Jah No Partial (Jack Beats Remix) – (Lazer Strikes Back)

Major Lazer and Flux Pavilion – Jah No Partial – Dowtown

Major Lazer and Flux Pavilion – Jah No Partial (Nonsens Remix) – (Dub)

Funtcase – Stomptown – Circus Records

Funtcase and Cookie Monsta – Atom Bomb – Circus Records / Caspa – Marmite (Doctor P Remix) – Dub Police

Skream – Scrooge’s Revenge – Ammunition

Cookie Monsta – Cave Of Gold – Circus Records

Roksonix – 2 Bad (VIP) – Circus Records

Flux Pavilion and Skism – Jump Back feat Foreign Beggars (VIP) – Circus Records

Dillon Francis – Bootleg Fireworks (REBIRTH) – Fly Eye

Skism – Killer – Never Say Die

Three Loco – Neato – Mad Decent

Funtcase – Predator – Circus Records

Candyland – Bring The Rain (Brown and Gammon Remix) – Spinninrecords

TC – Get Down Low – Don’t Play

Posij – Empty Lungs – Division

TNGHT – Higher Ground – Warp

Antiserum and Mayhem – Trippy – Firepower Records

Dj Snake – Together – Mad Decent

Flux Pavilion – The Scientist – Circus/Atlantic

Roksonix – Dogfight – Circus Records

Flux Pavilion – I Still Can’t Stop – Circus/Atlantic