ChairmanMao MIMS Lists

CHAIRMAN MAO (NYC, Ego Trip) “My Favourite Record Stores”

To celebrate this year’s Record Store day, we asked a few of our favourite music heads around the world to share a few of their digging spots. This one comes from CHAIRMAN MAO, one of the pillars of the New York music scene with his fine work for the mighty EGO TRIP, RBMA to go along […]

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Mix of the Day: “The Dockery Juke Joint” by Asma & Yes McCan

The Dockery was a Mississippi plantation widely regarded as the birthplace of Delta Blues one of the earliest forms of african-american cultural expression. A style of music that was born from the swealtering heat and raw untammed soil took the pain and suffering of daily toil and pressed it unto &* rpm records. The contribution […]

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Future Classic: KV Records Presents “A Vibe Story – 2014″

KV Records is a label out of France conducted by Kool Vibe. With four releases strong, it’s becoming quickly one of the finest purveyor of authentic yet contemporary 90′s influenced House music imprint. But this is no surprise. One listen at Kool Vibe mixes (https://soundcloud.com/kool-vibe) and you can tell right away that he has a […]

Antal MIMS Lists

ANTAL HEITLAGER (Rush Hour) “My Favourite Record Stores”

To celebrate this year’s Record Store day, we asked a few of our favourite music heads around the world to share a few of their digging spots. This one comes from ANTAL HEITLAGER, one of the founders of RUSH HOUR in Amsterdam, one of the best little record shops / labels in the world. Small but deadly! […]

omunit MIMS Lists

OM UNIT (London, UK) “My Favourite Record Stores”

To celebrate this year’s Record Store day, we asked a few of our favourite music heads around the world to share a few of their digging spots. This one comes from OM UNIT, one of the our favourite artists and one of the most versatile producers around! Favorite Hometown Store: ALAN’s RECORDS (London) 218 High Rd, East […]


 
 
 

 

Brostep VS Dubstep : Discussion

Great discussion debating the state and future of dubstep and the other rougher approach to the sound called jokingly brostep
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Onra & Lexis “Throw’Em Up 1″

This summer, good homies French producer Onra and Lexis, founder of Music Is My Sanctuary, got together in Montreal and recorded a mix inspired by a period that was really influential for both: mid-90′s R&B club class...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Spotlight: Kenlo Craqnuques (Quebec / Montreal)

Download the complete Craqnuques collection from KENLO. Noir, Orange, Rose, Mauve, Bleu
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 

NYE 2011 Recorded Sets – Altered Natives & Fam

Here are the recorded sets from our 2011 NYE Event. About 8 hours of absolutely insane music. We didn’t have time to write down 8 hours of tracklists sooo If you need some track ID let me know! Lexis (Start – 42:00)...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
 

Lexis “My Favorite A Tribe Called Quest tracks”

When I heard that a documentary on ATCQ was coming out I completely lost my shit. They were without a doubt my most influencial group growing up… obviously i’m not alone, the Tribe have attainted the emblematic figu...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Montreal NYE 2011 – ALTERED NATIVES (UK) + Bus, Lexis, Guilty, Skinnybones & Bowly

Your 2011 Montreal NYE party search is officially over! Altered Natives (UK) will touch down in Montreal for the first time. Perfect way to ring in the new year!!
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 

Music Is My Sanctuary – Show #38

Download brand new jams from Maddlslinky, Omar, Ill Blu, Osunlade, Uproot Andy, Cee-lo, Games, Alaclair Ensemble, Incubator, Sir OJ, Mount Kimbie!
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

MusicIsMySanctuary’s Top 10 Records in 2010

Ok how about we clear something up right away. This is not a Top 10 to impress you with the obscure stuff i’ve been listening to this year. I’m just sharing the 10 records that I listened to the most this year…...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Dj Lexis “UK Forever” (2009)

This is a not a regular podcast so don’t be freaked out if this isn’t your cup of tea. I had to put this mix together because i’m a big lover of most things UK (to me its hands down the best music scene in the...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 

Music Is My Sanctuary – Show #40

Wow. Ok, this was a really hard one to put together. The idea was that since 40 is a nice round number I would pick one song from each show i’ve done over the 3+ years since I started. A really tough process because I pre...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

MIMS “Forgotten Treasures Compilation #3″

Here is third second compilation of  “forgotten treasures” which is – if you’re new here – one of the pillars of this website. We plan to put out one of these every month to go along with our mont...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Onra & Lexis “Throw’Em Up 2″

In the summer of 2012, Onra & Lexis joined forces to tackle a project based on a music period they both love so much. That brief period from approximately ’92 to ’97: the New Jack Swing sound got dated and soulf...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 

Music Is My Sanctuary – #Show 07

Housey Vibes… Show #007 already… Thanks for tuning in every time, and glad to see that the audience is growing and growing. For this show I decided to switch it up a little bit and give you some of my favorite Deep ...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Music Is My Sanctuary – Show #32

Another dope show full of amazing (mostly) new music. Hip-Hop to Dubstep. Music for the cold winter months...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Dj Lexis – beats Beats BEATS! (for Le CHYZnit)

This is an exclusive mix for my good homie Maybe Watson and his new radio in Quebec City called “Le CHYZnit”. Was really happy to share this one with him because we both like those next level abstract weirdo hip-hop...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)