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Radio Show

Music Is My Sanctuary – Show #75

It’s been a little while since the last official MIMS Show, so forgive my tardiness. Really nice past couple of weeks in Europe, doing gigs in Poland, Austria, Belgium, France, UK and also at Gilles Peterson’s Worldwide Festival. So big love to all who i’ve played with & for in …

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Mix Of The Day
Jazz Soul

Mix of the Day: Akalepse “MunichOpenMinded Radio Show #17″

Perfect vibes for this beautiful sunday afternoon. Trust your next hour to the jazzy and soulful sounds of NY’s Akalepse for the mix series run by the great people at the MunichOpenMinded Radio Show. Tons of treats on this one! Co-owner of Truth & Soul label, he wears many hats …

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Mix Of The Day
UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Mix of the Day: DJ EZ “BBC Essential Mix” (2015)

Huge one right here! One of the true legends of the classic UK Garage sound steps up to the seminal “Essential Mix” series on the BBC. (Unless i’m wrong, I think it’s his first appearance on the series) I had the pleasure of playing with EZ a couple months which …

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Guest Mix
Jazz Soul

Guest Mix #49: J.A.W (Berlin, Germany)

When we ask some of our worldwide friends for a mix or contribution we always give them an absolute carte blanche. We tell them they can be as wild as they want, in part because we’re proud to have an open-minded base of readers & listeners. What we’re always hoping …

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Future Classics

Future Classic: Cult Mountain “Cult Mountain EP”

Very often when I’m just getting ready to record the monthly MIMS Radio show, after a couple days of absolutely frantic music research, I look at all the pieces i’ve collected for the show and lay them all out on the table like 200 puzzle pieces. One of the last …

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Mix Of The Day

Lexis – Guest Mix on NTS Radio

While in Europe, I had the pleasure of playing a 2 hour session on London’s NTS Radio. For those who don’t know, NTS Radio is an online station based in London which in only 4 years has managed to become a staple of quality for lovers of deep music across …

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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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