There's nothing like a good mix for stripping away all the annoying filler and getting right down to the real nitty gritty. Whether it's the soundtrack for a headtrip or a sweaty night on the dance floor, or just tunes to keep you from going mad as you boil away the hours in your cubicle, give us the jamz and we'll be satisfied. These are just some of the mixes --hip-hop, disco, Latin, cosmic and more -- that kept our feet moving and heads nodding in 2008.

Daniele Baldelli and Marco Dionigi - Cosmic Disco?! Cosmic Rock!!!
Ray Parker Jr. "The Other Woman"
 
 
 
 
 
 
Carl Craig - Sessions
Paperclip People - "Oscillator"
 
 
 
 
 
 
DJ Format - Fania DJ Series
Dave Cortez - "Happy Soul with a Hook"
 
 
 
 
 
 
DJ Rupture - Uproot
Ekstrak - "Mass Dampers"
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Junior Boys - Body Language, Vol. 6
Stereo Image - "Dark Chapter"
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lil Wayne & DJ Drama - Dedication, Vol. 3
Lil Wayne & Gudda Gudda - "Get Bizzy"
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Metro Area - Fabric 43
Barbara Norris - "Heavy Hitter"
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Poplife Presents: Poplife Sucks
Adriano Celentano "Prisencolinensinainciusol"
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Simian Mobile Disco - Fabriclive.41
Discodeine "Joystick"
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Andy Votel - Brazilika
Os Brazoes "Gotham City"
 
 
 
 
 
 
Diplo & Santogold - Top Ranking: A Diplo Dub
Santogold - "Guns of Brooklyn"

MF Doom - Doomed

The Cansecos - Showers: A Disco Mix by the Cansecos

Green Lantern & Russell Simmons - Yes We Can: The Mixtape

Mick Boogie - Viva La Hova

Gaslamp Killer - I Spit On Your Grave