MIMS Future Classics

Strictly the best new music. Connecting the dots and genres!

 
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Future Classic: AKUA x Black Milk “Puddles”

OkayPlayer and OkayAfrica launched an awesome project a few months back called the Player Xchange, which is a videos series where they link an African artist with an American artist to write and record an original song. I was a...
by MF Gold

 
 
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Future Classic: Ohmega Watts “Pieces of a Dream”

The ever so talented Ohmega Watts, as of today, has dropped his newest album, “Pieces of a Dream” on the highly lauded indie label, Mellow Orange Music. After a thorough listening of the album, one can conclude that...
by DJ EVO

 
 
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Future Classic: Cain “Mora” (Fine Grains Records)

Now this is waht a solid EP is all about: 6 tracks that are all slightly different yet co-exist very well. Titled “Mora”, the record is the work of an upcoming producer called CAIN who I did not know about before ge...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 
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Future Classic: Disclosure “F For You” (Onra Remix)

Very happy that this ill remix is finally seeing the light of day. Onra‘s remix of Disclosure‘s “F For You” is a production that he worked on this summer and that until now had remained a bit of a secret...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Future Classic: Emilie & Ogden “EP”

My hometown, Montreal, is just an endless pit of talent. Every time I think I have a decent grasp of the music scene here something crazy hits my radar. Last month I was asked to host Head and Hand’s and J2K’s 4th edition o...
by MF Gold

 
 
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Future Classic: Kaytranada “Remix EP” (Limited 300 Vinyl)

This is a truly ephemeral post because in many ways the songs on Kaytranada are already classics. I’ve written about the ubiquitous Janet Jackson “If” remix and the sweet erykah badu joint. In my head i dreame...
by DJ Asma

 

 
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Future Classic: Osunlade “Yoruba Plays”

If you consider yourself a fan of real, deep, soulful house then you are most likely familiar with Yoruba. The label (run by Osunlade) has been around since 1999, putting out fresh vibes (often with a spiritual, jazzy and world...
by Doc'trin

 
 
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Future Classic: Omar “Ordinary Day”

Undoubtedly, Omar‘s “The Man” is one of the best albums of 2013. The album is chalk full of soul that touches on a multitude of genres, further showcasing the range of the already legendary British soul singer...
by DJ EVO

 
 
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Future Classic: Gregory Porter “Liquid Spirit”

Gregory Porter has a new album dropping in September of this year, marking his first release on the historic Blue Note record label. The title track, “Liquid Spirit“, embodies the fusion of jazz, soul, blues and gos...
by DJ EVO

 

 
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Future Classic: Chloe Martini “About Me”

Chloe Martini is my favorite music discovery of the month if not the year. She’s a 20 year old producer from Warsaw (Poland) and already collaborated with label Soulection. I must say she’s the true definition of th...
by Nico Boesten

 
 
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Future Classic: Terrace Martin “Angel”

The long awaited release of “3ChordFold” by Terrace Martin is here. This project contains 14 tracks with notable features from Robert Glasper, Snoop Dogg, Musiq Soulchild, Kendrick Lamar to name a few. Here is my favorite s...
by Nico Boesten

 
 
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Future Classic: Elaquent “The Journey”

I’ve been meaning to talk about Elaquent‘s new record on HW&W Records called “Believing” for a while now but summer vacation time sort of got in the way. But since I happened to catch our man EQ per...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)