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Crucial Material
Eclectic

Crucial Material – Best Releases Of The Week (November 16th, 2018)

New music! Get yer new music! From Jazz to Hip Hop, Soul to House, Funk to Psych Rock, Experimental and beyond. Allow us to listen to the hundreds of brand new releases and distill them to the best. Let’s get into it! NEW ALBUMS & EPs Insólito UniVerso “La Candela …

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Crucial Material
Eclectic

Crucial Material – Best Releases of the Week (November 9th, 2018)

A fruitful week indeed! As always, you can trust us to listen to the hundreds of weekly new releases and boil them down to the best. Looking for a new favourite album? Try one of these… NEW ALBUMS & EPs Waajeed “From The Dirt” From the Dirt by Waajeed Genres: …

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Playlists
Eclectic

MAC (Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal) x MIMS Exclusive Playlist

On November 9th, Music Is My Sanctuary will be collaborating with the MAC (Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal) for the musical programming of their Nocturnes du MAC event. DJing from 5pm to 2am will be Loum, Scott C and Lexis who have prepared a musical selection as diverse and modern …

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Guest Mixes
House / Techno

MIMS Guest Mix: CLAUDE (La Freund / Musique Large, France)

Shortly following the release of his latest 12″ on La Freund Recordings, CLAUDE (aka Fulgeance) has graced us with this fantastic mix of uptempo grooves new and old, showcasing music he’s made himself under various aliases as well as music by others. “Here are some new and classic tunes I’ve …

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Crucial Material
Eclectic

Crucial Material – Best Releases of the Week (November 2nd, 2018)

Every single week our minds are blown at the number of good releases that get put out. As always, you can trust us to distill the hundreds of weekly new releases and boil them down to the best. So here you go, another serving of Crucial Material. Open your ears, …

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Crucial Material
Eclectic

Crucial Material – Best Releases of the Week (October 26th, 2018)

Every single week our minds are blown at the number of good releases that get put out. As always, you can trust us to distill the hundreds of weekly new releases and boil them down to the best. So here you go, another serving of Crucial Material. Open your ears, …

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Guest Mixes
Afro Hip-Hop Latin

MIMS Guest Mix: DJ Cal Jader (Movimientos, London)

Dive into the Future Sounds of Cuba! “This mix was inspired by the emerging scene of artists coming out of Cuba’s musical hotspots heralded by the likes of the Guampara label, as well as the recent Havana Cultura compilation “Subelo Cuba” both of which reflect the place where Afro-Cuban rhythms, …

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Crucial Material
Eclectic

Crucial Material – Best Releases of the Week (October 19th, 2018)

Every single week our minds are blown at the number of good releases that get put out. As always, you can trust us to distill the hundred of weekly new releases and boil it down to the best. So here you go, another serving of Crucial Material. Open your ears, …

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Eclectic

Boiler Room x MIMS 10th Anniversary Party

On October 24th, 2017 we celebrated our 10th Anniversary in Montreal with a stellar Boiler Room session hosted at the Phi Centre. We carefully curated the lineup to represent the wide spectrum of sounds we champion on a daily basis, from electronic to organic, grooves from the past as well …

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Guest Mixes
Jazz

MIMS Guest Mix: Rebecca Vasmant (Sub Club, Glasgow)

“This mix was inspired by my love of music, and being first and foremost a music fan.” “These are songs that spark off an emotion within myself. I feel so lucky to have discovered the records I have up to now, and am excited every day by the prospect of …

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Crucial Material

Crucial Material – Best Releases of the Week (October 13th, 2018)

No time to rest, the new releases keep coming in! Whoever said “they don’t make em like they used to” should stop complaining about the state of music, stop looking backwards and realize: there is a shit ton of amazing music being put out every single week! As always, you …

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Tribute Mixes
Beats Hip-Hop

Tribute to MO’ WAX RECORDS – Selected by Phil Larochelle

To coincide with the launch of the documentary celebrating the history of the legendary Mo’ Wax Records, we asked one of our favourite Montreal DJs, Phil Larochelle, to dive into the back catalogue and record a session consisting of his all-time favourites. The imprint founded in 1992 by James Lavelle …

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