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UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

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 world). The main reason …

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Music Is My Sanctuary – Show #21

I’m really feeling a bit overwhelmed by the insane amount of great music coming out lately… Dope young producers like Bullion, Hudson Mohawke, Dorian Concept are coming out of nowhere and they’re bringing an abstract electronic grittyness to hip-hop. There’s also tons of amazing dubstep out there… Very dope. On …

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Future Classics
Hip-Hop

Future Classic: Q-Tip, Raekwon, Busta & Lil’ Wayne “Renaissance Rap”

QTip, Busta Rhymes, Raekwon and Lil’Wayne bring back the grand old tradition of the possee track! Heard this yesterday for the first time and i’m on listen #23 already. This is another reason why the “internet era” can be so empowering for music. 10 years ago you would have had …

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Dj Mixes
Hip-Hop Soul

Mr. Guan – “5 Years of TLM mix”

Massive big up to Mr.Guan, all the way live from Vienna, Austria. He sent me a mix a while back… I loved it and so did a bunch of other people, its been getting lots and lots of downloads since (check it here). The mix starts nicely with a massive …

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Music Is My Sanctuary – Show #20

Looking back on 2000-h8! I’m a big lover of those end of the year lists everyone puts out, Djs, Blogs, Magazines, Radio. It’s the time of the year when I find out if I was alone with most of the stuff I liked and I usually discover tons of overlooked …

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Music Is My Sanctuary – Show #19

New goodness from all angles for show #19. A little hip-hop at the beginning since there’s been so many good releases recently (Q-Tip, Common, Jean Grae, Illa J, Madlib, Count Bass D, shiiit… .even EPMD released a new record!) I also wanted to rant on a bit about the whole …

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Dj Mixes
Beats

Classic Mixes: Flying Lotus – Essential Mix / BBC Radio 1 (2008)

Download Flying Lotus aka Flylo Essential Mix on BBC Radio 1 in 2008. Listen and download this classic set. Trippy Shit!

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Dj Mixes

Lexis – (Off-Series Mix) What i’m feeling Vol.4

I was planning on re-posting a couple mixes I did before I started the website, have a few good ones to share that I gave hundreds of copies in Montreal, so if you never got yours here it is… DJ LEXIS – WHAT IM FEELING VOL.4 (recorded April 2007) 01. …

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Music Is My Sanctuary – Show #18

For the dancers… This is special mix dedicated to the professional dancer hiding in all of us. I was thinking of doing this mix because I did a pretty cool gig for a breakdance competition in Montreal in October. So, really really sorry about the delay between my last pod. …

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Music Tech & Art

“Crate Digging, Don’t Do It!” by Stefan Glerum

Artist Stefan Glerum has created a brilliant look into the extreme sport of digging for wax. 13 reasons why you shouldn’t spend your sunny afternoons in a basement; “You will end up all alone”, “It will mess up your back”, “Theres always someone digging in a better crate”… Check it …

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Music Is My Sanctuary – Show #17

New music up the whazooo…. # 17 is more in the usual potpourri format of the podcast, trying to give you goodies from various angles. This time a few african tracks, brazilian, hip-hop, house and a phone in by my man Shawn Jackson. Tracklisting: 01. Gil Scott-Heron – Angel Dust …

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Music Is My Sanctuary – Show #16

Saaaaweeeet Sixteen… This is a special LIVE set recorded at Piknic Electronic in Montreal on August 24th. Usually known for a more minimal tech oriented schedule the Piknic squad took a chance on a different flavour. Sunshine, extreme heat but most of all BASS was at the rendez-vous that afternoon. …

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