We've all had mixtapes before. Whether it was was sitting next to your tape player and recording your masterpiece from one tape to the next, one track at a time, or making a mix CD for someone special, we are all familiar with the mixtape.
Today, however, mixtapes are a way for new artists to get noticed and exposed. Want to hear something new? Check out any number of mixtapes out there. Steve Aoki put one out recently, LA Riots have done a few. The car company Scion has been releasing a series of mixtapes featuring up-and-coming artists. Check them out.
I recently came across the best mixtape I've heard in a while. Meet Theophilus London, king of mixtapes.
Labeled as soul, new wave and pop, London's mixtape is all over the place. Theophilus London's influences range from
Click the tape below to download a zip file of Theophilus London's "This Charming Mixtape."