Back in December, I was lucky enough to catch a reunited Brothers Past play a killer show outside of . their original drummer, Rick Lowenberg, back in the mix, BP reminded me why I became a fan of their unique brand of electronic dance .

As I’ve been getting back into working out and running a bit more frequently, I realized I was on new workout tunes to get me motivated. As a result, I decided to put together another version of our Hippie Workout Mix, this time a focus on the badass beats of .

BP’s precise drum and bass beats and layered polyrhythms give this mix an extra kick in terms of intensity. In fact, on my test runs with this , it was often pretty difficult to keep up. I have it’ll get you moving.


Hippie , Vol. 4 – Badass Beats from

Astphadel (1-30-04)
Inside the Tinman (3-27-04)
Bitches & Candy (9-17-05)
A Wonderful Day (4-15-05)
Bottlecap (10-24-03)
I Might Be Wrong > (11-21-03)

All tracks from the Live Music Archive.

Also, be sure to check out previous Hippie Workout Mixes, Vol. 1, Vol. 2, and Vol. 3.

WHITperson -- aka Marc Whitman or simply "Whit" -- is a long-time LMB contributor known for his in-depth posting style and his knack for crafting interesting podcasts. Whit currently resides in Brooklyn, where he's building up his web development chops and hoping to put his technical skills towards something interesting in the music world. Follow his updates over at whitperson.com...