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Radio Show

Music Is My Sanctuary – Show #70

It’s official. The Music Is My Sanctuary website and radio show is now 7 years old! It has been a little while since the last show but I won’t lie, it feels good to be missed sometimes. Great to see that people are still following / enjoying the show as …

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Guest Mix
Boogie / Funk / Disco

Guest Mix #32: JESSE FUTERMAN (Toronto)

From Jesse Futerman: “Over the past couple months I have been collecting boogie 12-inches for a monthly event I do in Toronto. The night is focused around boogie 12s, a stark departure from my strictly Ableton house sets. Whilst searching for boogie records in July I stumbled upon the work …

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24HOVEvents

24 Hours of Vinyl #11: SAN FRANCISCO

We’re back, following our 10th edition of the 24HOV in Paris and a nice summer break! This worldwide non-profit event created by the good folks at Music Is My Sanctuary will feature 15 DJs bringing their favourite gems on wax and relaying each other for a full day! Livestream & Venue: …

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Guest Mix
Beats Soul

Guest Mix #31: N’GAHO TA’QUIA aka SAUCE81 (Japan)

Wonderful new exclusive mix from Tokyo’s N’gaho Ta’quia who you might also know from his other production moniker, Sauce 81. He has been producing under the Sauce 81 name since 2008 and has remixed artists like Tokimonsta, Sweatson Klank and Fitz Ambro$e. This year’s new LP as N’gaho Ta’quia called …

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Numark
Interviews
Hip-Hop Soul

DJ NU-MARK – in 10 Records

As a veteran in the west coast underground scene, taste maker DJ and a member of the beloved hip hop group Jurassic 5, DJ Nu-Mark needs no introduction. “Uncle Nu” is one of the most inspiring and one of our favourite DJ’s around. To celebrate the release of his new …

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Guest Mix
House / Techno Soul

Guest Mix #30: XVI RECORDS (Vancouver, London)

Brilliant new guest mix coming from the folks behind XVI Records who have recently come to our attention with some great releases from Munro, Henry Wu, Mau’lin and more… Beautiful eclectic mix connecting the dots between old and new, electronic and organic music. XVI is a label dedicated to taking …

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Mix Of The Day
Hip-Hop

Mix of the Day: DJ Nu-Mark & Slimkid3 “Tre’d Mark Mix” + T-shirt

via 101 Apparel: “In an age of slammin’ superhero crossovers, get ready for a Hip-Hop team-up to beat them all: Slimkid3 & DJ Nu-Mark! With the Delicious Vinyl release of their album-length eponymous collaboration, the legendary Pharcyde MC and Jurassic 5 DJ/producer have created a soulful Hip-Hop soundtrack for the …

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Future Classics
House / Techno

Future Classic: NY*AK “New Ways EP”

Really strong 4 track EP by newcomer Andrew Scott aka NY*AK on the Fifty Fathoms Deep label, for fans of the moody slo-mo house vibe. It’s a vibe that although we do love every now and then, is a bit frustrating to follow as is it a bit difficult to …

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Forgotten Treasure: Slick Rick “Mistakes Of A Woman”
Forgotten Treasures
Hip-Hop

Forgotten Treasure: Slick Rick “Mistakes Of A Woman” (1991)

Slick Rick is often recognized as the greatest hip-hop storyteller, with his instantly recognizable laid-back flow and British accent. Much like Q-Tip, Bahamadia, Butterfly from Digable Planets, I could listen to Slick rap the phone book. Originally from South Wimbledon, England, Slick Rick moved with his family to The Bronx in …

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Interviews
House / Techno

TESSELA – in 10 Records

Since his first release in 2011, we’ve been big fans of the British producer known as Tessela who has been tearing it up with releases on R & S, 2nd Drop and Punch Drunk. At a time when the electronic music feels like it’s always focused on the “flavor of …

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Contests

Contest: Win a Vinyl Copy of “Spiritual Jazz 5″ (Jazzman Records)

Here’s your chance to win a free copy of the newest volume in the great Spiritual Jazz series from the fine folks at Jazzman Records. Contest is closed Contest is closed: The Prize via Jazzman Records: “This volume of Spiritual Jazz presents some of the rarest and most extraordinary global jazz …

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Future Classics
House / Techno

Future Classic: Munro “BYOG/SIDWIR”

Very nice EP filled with summery vibes courtesy of young London-based producer Munro on the up and coming XVI Records out of Vancouver, Canada. Mid-tempo or Slow Deep House is a tricky thing. For me it’s sometimes very hard to differentiate the tracks that are 9’s and 10’s from the …

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