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Guest Mix
Worldwide Sounds

Guest Mix: DJ Scientist & Fulgeance “The Soviet Tape (Original Breaks Mix)”

This very special mix contains tracks from Fulgeance & DJ Scientist‘s “The Soviet Tape Vol. 1” album together with original sample sources. Scientist, who was responsible for the source material and cuts for the Soviet Tape, dug out the original records again and mixed the tracks with Fulgeance’s reworks. The …

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Mix Of The Day

Exclusive Premiere: AL DOBSON JR “Dimensions Mix #3″

New mix for the Dimensions Festival Mix series: Al Dobson Jr, original ‘Peoples Situation Ensemble’ member is a South London producer, selector, composer, percussionist, vibist, chef & barber exploring rhythmic expression.. Notably on labels 22a, Izwid & Rhythm Section International. He steps up for Dimension Mix #3 to give you …

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Forgotten Treasures
Soul

Forgotten Treasure: Numonics “You Lied” (1982)

I’ve always had a soft spot for Soul songs with a very senstive subject matter yet an undeniable funky melody and instrumentation. Despite the song being about heartbreak, being deceived and cheated on you’ll find yourself two stepping to this beautiful midtempo soulful tune. Not much is known about Oakland’s …

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Boogie / Funk / Disco

Support/Invest in TEMU’s creation of his upcoming “Relic of the Mothership EP”

A little over a year ago, a friend of mine from Sweden known by his dj name as Mad Mats was at my house before our gig together and we were doing something I love to do with my peers; exchange and recommend music discoveries. The one track that completely …

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Future Classics
Beats

Future Classic: Flako “Nature Boy” (Five Easy Pieces Records)

There were two full length releases that came out last week that I was really anticipating: Kendrick‘s “How To Pimp A Butterfly” and the new LP called “Nature Boy” from Dario Rojo Guerra also known as Flako, a producer we’ve been into and playing his tracks since 2009’s “First Spaceshit …

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Interviews

JEEN BASSA – in 10 Records

It’s no secret that we’re huge fans of London’s 22a crew. Since their first secretive release, they have managed to build a nice following for their ultra-limited runs of vinyl-only EP’s. But pressing 100 copies with very little information on the record is nothing new. What is refreshing however with …

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Guest Mix
Hip-Hop

Guest Mix #48: ADNANA SUN (Bucharest, On The Vibe Side)

Adnana Sun is a Bucharest, Romania based DJ and Radio Show Host. Born (Peia Alexandra) in June of 1988, Adnana grew up in the Resita area where electronic music festivals are often held. As a young girl she had always been in search of great new music on formats ranging …

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Forgotten Treasures
Boogie / Funk / Disco

Forgotten Treasure: Toto “Mama” (1979)

This forgotten treasure selection goes out to Mike Porcaro, the longtime bass player for Grammy-winning rock band Toto who died over the weekend. Ok, i’ll be honest I’m not a Toto expert. I had always considered it to be the kind of soft-rock / adult-contemporary music that you would hear …

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Forgotten Treasures
Boogie / Funk / Disco

Forgotten Treasure: J.T “I Love Music” (1983)

As a DJ, sometimes sharing some of your secret gems and special dance-floor weapons isn’t always easy. But when you run a website, radio show or record store you pretty much have no choice but to share those discoveries and that’ll focus your energy on digging for some more gems! This …

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Future Classics
Soul

Future Classic: THEESatisfaction “EarthEE”

For all of the over classification of sub-sub genres, isn’t it frustrating when there is a scene out there that truly deserves a proper label but doesn’t have one. Future or Next-Level Soul? Indie, Alternative or Abstract R&B? We’re talking about the alternative & slightly more abstract approach to Soul …

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Future Classics

Future Classic: Laura Groves “Committed Language”

People who don’t know us often ask me what type of genres we cover. I generally answer that’s it’s very broad both in terms of past/present but also in genres which sort of goes anywhere from jazz, soul, hip-hop to very adventurous electronic music. I generally stay that it stops …

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2015 Record Store Day – The MIMS Guide

It’s almost that time of the year again. On April 18th the madness that surrounds the Record Store Day event hits your local store with hundreds of limited releases. We’re not the biggest fans of RSD in the world because of all the hype that surrounds it, especially since this …

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