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Lexis’ New Canadian Joints Special on Worldwide FM

Thris Tian’s weekly Friday afternoon show from London delivers four hours of upfront music, special guests and club listings for Worldwide FM. This week, Thris Tian welcomes Worldwide family from Canada, Music Is My Sanctuary’s Lexis. This mix is a selection of brand new music strictly from Canadian artists, showcasing …

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Future Classics
Hip-Hop

Eman x Vlooper “La Joie”

The sophomore effort from the EMAN x VLOOPER has landed without much fanfare, considering their first album “XXL” should be conversation for best Quebec Rap album ever. The two members of Quebec-Montreal collective Alaclair Ensemble are once again in perfect unison on “La Joie”. Vlooper’s production that oscillates between his …

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Radio Show
Eclectic

MUSIC IS MY SANCTUARY Show #85 – Mixed by Lexis

Hope you’re making the most of your last summer days. I’m off for a month in Europe for a few gigs starting out with Dimensions Festival in Croatia (always a wonderful way to close the summer out) plus stops in Ireland, Belgium, London and Belgrade. As for this new show, …

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Interviews
Eclectic

Digging Beyond The Crates With Mad Mats

The word curation has been overused these past few years, it now belongs with all the other buzzwords we hear and raise our eyebrows at. Yet, music curator is probably what best defines Stockholm’s Mad Mats. Before a track makes it onto one of his DJ sets or one of …

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Interviews
Hip-Hop

Bullion Celebrates The 10th Anniversary of “Pet Sounds: In The Key Of Dee”

It seems like just yesterday that a young unsigned British producer by the name of Bullion put out his debut release: the unofficial (but officially dope) “Pet Sounds: In the Key of Dee”. In internet years, 2007 seems like ages ago: Myspace, blogspot pages, RSS feeds, CD-R’s. Musically it was …

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Radio Show
Eclectic

MUSIC IS MY SANCTUARY – Show #84 (Mixed by Lexis)

Summer is finally in Montreal so here is a nice 2 hour trip around some of my favourite recent discoveries. As always a nice blend of future classics & forgotten treasures as we like to say. Show #84 does lean a little bit more on the new releases since there …

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Interviews
Beats Hip-Hop

Fredfades Brings The Heat While Keeping It Cool

It’s no secret that Norway’s Mutual Intentions crew has been becoming more and more of a staple in the worldwide hip-hop scene. Paying homage to the foundations, pushing the sound forward without falling into boom bap clichés. Fredfades is a crucial member of the crew, starting out as the DJ and …

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Exclusive Preview
House / Techno

Exclusive Premiere: Crazy P “Like A Fool” (Fred Everything Remix)

Feast your ears on the first taste of a 5 track remix EP from legendary Canadian Deep House producer, Fred Everything on his own Lazy Days Recordings imprint. The EP titled “UnReWorks” is a collection of rare & unreleased remixes from Fred Everything. The EP is aready getting support from …

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Future Classics
Beats Soul

Superpeople Orchestra “Eye Walk” Feat. Georgia Anne Muldrow & So​.​Crates

Here is a really interesting project from Australia’s Inkswel, always at the top of our list of favorite artists. His newest projects called Superpeople Orchestra also includes Sean Deans & Misumami. Featuring vocals by Georgia Anne Muldrow and So.Crates and modern funkster Sven Atterton on bass. It also features remixes …

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Interviews
Modern Funk Soul & Funk

MIMS Interview: DāM-FunK on the impact of Prince on his music

This interview was recorded as part of our weekly MIMS Radio sessions (every Friday 2-4pm EST) episode #007 which aired on April 21st, 2017. To mark the sad anniversary of Prince‘s passing one year ago, we wanted to have a conversation with an artist who was deeply influenced and touched …

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Lazy Days
House / Techno

LAZY DAYS – Show #61 (Hosted by Fred Everything)

We are thrilled to welcome Fred Everything to our family of exclusive MIMS shows / podcasts. He is without question, one of the most accomplished Canadian house music producers ever with over 200 releases on several key labels like Freerange, Drumpoet Community, 20:20 Vision, Local Talk, Defected, Atjazz. In addition, …

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Radio ShowSpecial Themes
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IT HAPPENS EVERY SPRING – Volume 4 (Hand-Picked by Lexis)

I have been releasing this mix dedicated to Spring for the past 4 years and it’s quickly become one of my favourite projects. Of course the magic of springtime is a fairly universal feeling, but I think in cities who are submerged in winter 5 months a year like my …

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