MIMS Team's Latest Articles

Music Documentaries
Eclectic

Spaces – Montréal: Redefining the City’s Artistic Landscape

Montréal has long been a place where many realities have had to negotiate coexistence together in the same place, a fact that is etched onto every multilingual sign, and threaded into the daily interactions of strangers. As a result, there’s a history of reclaimed factories and loft spaces across the …

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Guest Mixes
Eclectic

MIMS Guest Mix: Soundspecies (Manana Records, London)

Soundspecies is the alias of Musician/DJ brothers Henry and Oliver Keen, based in London, UK. They’ve become known for exploring the territory between organic percussion music and electronic dance music, thrown together with a healthy fascination for sonic experimentation with analogue synthesizers. “This mix is a combination of tracks from …

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Crucial Material
Eclectic

Crucial Material – Best Releases of the Week (September 15th, 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 realise: there is a shit ton of amazing music being put out every single week! As always, you …

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Guest Mixes
Hip-Hop House / Techno Jazz

MIMS Guest Mix: Snips (Barbershop Records, London)

Founder of Barbershop Records and co-founder of Livin Proof, London’s Snips has been DJing and producing for over 15 years. He’s recently announced his latest EP “London Livin’” in which he fuses Hip Hop, House, Soul and Funk in the same fashion as he is known to do behind the …

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Crucial Material
Eclectic

Crucial Material – Best Releases of the Week (September 7th, 2018)

After a week hiatus because of Dimensions Festival in Croatia, we’re back in the loop to bring you our weekly selection of some of the best brand new releases! A ton of good albums and EPs were put out these past couple weeks, and like always we tried to keep …

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Crucial Material

Crucial Material – Best Releases of the Week (August 25th, 2018)

Good albums just keep coming! To help you avoid the task of sifting through hundreds of new releases every week, we’ve selected what we think are the best… hopefully you discover something new! The Gondwana Orchestra (feat. Dwight Trible) “Colors” Colors by The Gondwana Orchestra (feat. Dwight Trible) Genre: Jazz …

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Guest Mixes
House / Techno Worldwide Sounds

MIMS Guest Mix: Partner Music (XVI Records / High Praise, London)

Partner Music of XVI Records and High Praise Edits takes us around the world with this mix that blends sounds from all across the globe. “Calling upon aspects of African, Indian, Brazilian, Jamaican, Colombian, Turkish and Tamil sounds thrown in with Disco, Electronica, House and carefully chosen Edits. This mix …

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Playlists
Reggae

Equiknoxx Selects: Bobby Digital Productions (Picked by Gavsborg)

(Photo Credit by Jik Rueben) Gavsborg: “For kids growing up in Kingston in the ‘90s there was a particular sound that you couldn’t avoid.” Whether you were a fan of Reggae, Dancehall, or just a patron, you could always count on a particular style of Jamaican music in the background …

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Crucial Material
Eclectic

Crucial Material – Best Releases of the Week (August 18th, 2018)

Good albums just keep coming! To help you avoid the task of sifting through hundreds of new releases every week, we’ve selected what we think are the best… hopefully you discover something new! DJRUM “Portrait With Firewood” Portrait With Firewood by Djrum Genres: Electronic / Orchestral Label: R&S Purchase Really …

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Artist Spotlight
Electronic Worldwide Sounds

3 Steps To: Clap! Clap!

If explosive, joyful percussion mixed with earthy electronics is your thing, get to know Clap! Clap! Hailing from Italy, his music makes a global impression with a rowdy mix of worldwide rhythms (some of which he actually records while out on the road). He’s been featured everywhere from Joseph Capriati’s …

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Guest Mixes
Eclectic House / Techno

MIMS Guest Mix: BAVSS (Bar À Vinyle, Montreal)

For the newly founded BAVSS (Bar à Vinyle Sound System), the musical approach is based on different shades of House music centered around Groove and Funk. The two long time friends and even longer time music lovers are DJs and record collectors with an eclectic and open approach to the …

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Artist Spotlight
Electronic Reggae

3 Steps To: Equiknoxx

Kingston, Jamaica’s Equiknoxx emerged as one of Dancehall’s most innovative production teams during the 2010s. What makes them stand apart from the rest is their ability to make both classic Dancehall hits as well as extremely left-field Dub Techno-inspired rhythms. It all stems from the same place, but it’s always cool when …

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