Music: Skratch Bastid ‘The Entertainer’ Mixtape

Two years since his last mix excursion 110%, Skratch Bastid drops another classic mixtape for your ears, hips and feet. Arriving just in time for your summer road trips, barbecues, and rooftop parties, The Entertainer delivers 55-minutes of classic style mixing, selection, and turntable expertise.The mixtape offers a HUGE selection of some of the best songs, new and old, to have graced dancefloors around the world. From BIGGIE to SBTRKT, Skratch Bastid takes us a on beautiful musical ride, chopped up with his signature remix touch and skills on the 1’s & 2’s. To prove that dudes got cred, keep your ears peeled for guest shout-outs throughout the mix from comedian Russel Peters, the legendary DJ Jazzy Jeff, and Project Pat.

Here’s what Skratch has to say:

“I’m proud to present: The Enter­tainer. It’s a mix­tape in dig­i­tal for­mat. I don’t need to tell you who is on here (but don’t shy away from look­ing at the tracks) — it’s a mix. It knows no genre bound­aries and bounces between many style of music — the only con­nec­tion is that the music is great. I scratch, mix, jug­gle, pro­duce, remix and blend your favorite and future favorite jams. If you are a music lover — there is some­thing on here for you. Pop it in and let it ride.”

“THE ENTERTAINER” – A Skratch Bastid Mix by Skratch Bastid


1. The Entertainer Intro – Skratch Bastid
2. Take a Walk on the Wild Side – Lou Reed
3. (Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay (DJ Moves Remix) – Otis Redding
4. Paid In Full – Eric B. & Rakim/Ofra Haza (Bastid Reconstruction)
5. Just A Lil’ Dope – Masters at Work
6. 99 Problems/Rock The Bells (Inst) – Jay-Z/Rick Rubin/LL Cool J/Jorun
7. Get Me Back On Time, Engine No.9 – Wilson Pickett
8. 10 Crack Commandments/Shut ‘Em Down – Notorious B.I.G./Public Enemy (Bastid Reconstruction)
9. Eat Em Up L Chill – LL Cool J
10. Rampage – EPMD (Bastid Reconstruction)
11. Bumpin’ Bus Stop – Thunder & Lightning
12. Step Up Front – Positive K
13. As We Enter the Gravel Pit – Wu-Tang Clan vs Nas & Damian Marley (Skratch Bastid Remix)
14. Sunshine Of Your Love – Spanky Wilson
15. Get Up Stand Up/Slippin’ Into Darkenss – Bob Marley vs War (Skratch Bastid Blend)
16. Hercules – Aaron Neville
17. Give You All I Can – Shad & Skratch Bastid (Produced by Skratch Bastid)
18. Sleazy – Andre 3000 ($kratch Ba$tid’s Ke$ha-less Mix)
19. Cameras vs Like A Boss – Matt & Kim & Slim Thug (Skratch Bastid Remix)
20. Look At Hudson Mohawke Now – Busta Rhymes, Lil Wayne & Hudson Mohawke (Skratch Bastid Remix)
21. Wildfire – SBTRKT featuring Little Dragon
22. Spottie – Hypnotic Brass Ensemble