Future Classic: Amenta “Sacred Places EP”
Future Classics
Beats

Future Classic: Amenta “Sacred Places EP”

Its been a while since I’ve fallen in love so much with the voice of a electronica/soul/jazz singer. For those who don’t know, I’m not the kind of listener who likes singers or rappers first, what I usually love about a song is always the instrumental. But in this case, when …

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Future Classic: C.R.S.T “Soul Glo”
Future Classics
House / Techno UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Future Classic: C.R.S.T “Soul Glo”

I’ve been following these guys since the day I heard the infectious track “Inside” on the Future Step EP and I am happy to say they are still churning out big tunes. Their newest 6-tracker “Soul Glo”, found on the “Deep Thrills” label shows a more serious side, as they …

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Future Classic: Shash’U “Princess”
Future Classics
Beats

Future Classic: Shash’U “Princess”

After his performance after the Blu & Exile show I had to share at least one joint from the homie Shash’U. I booked him this summer as the opener for Dibia$e and let’s just say he gave him a run for his money! Hahah… No seriously I love when hometown …

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Future Classic: Klub Sandwich (Disiz & Grems) “KSW” (Produced by Simbad & Son of Kick)
Future Classics

Future Classic: Klub Sandwich (Disiz & Grems) “KSW” (Produced by Simbad & Son of Kick)

Hahah wow! I saw this on Lefto’s FB page and it really made my morning. Disiz, one of my favorite french rap dudes from back in the day and Grems probably the most interesting and original rappers in France (not saying I know all of them ok) team up with …

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Future Classic: Koen “Outputs 2″
Future Classics
Beats

Future Classic: Koen “Outputs 2″

Browsing around on some of my favorite sites and I stumbled upon this nugget on the always reliable site called Moovmnt.com from Amsterdam. I love instrumental hiphop and abstract beats but in the last 2-3 years there have been sooo many releases and new artists that it brings the overall …

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Future Classic: The Will Sessions (Free Album)
Future Classics
Hip-Hop

Future Classic: The Will Sessions (Free Album)

via Stones Throw: Eight-piece soul-funk ensemble Will Sessions began making a name for themselves by playing gigs with fellow Detroit natives Black Milk, Guilty Simpson, and Phat Kat, backing them with live interpretations of Madlib, Dilla and Black Milk beats. Now the group has dropped a free live album, Real Sessions, a …

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Theo Parrish “Slices DVD Feature”
Future Classics
Boogie / Funk / Disco Disco House / Techno

Future Classic: Theo Parrish “Ugly Edits” (2CD Compilation)

When I used to work at Inbeat Records a few years ago, these Theo Parrish “UGLY Edits” on those mysterious white labels would come in a leave the shop in about a day. In fact most of them probably never made it to the floor because owner Christian Pronovost would …

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Future Classics
UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Future Classic: Horsepower Productions “Boogaloo”

Sizzling EP of previously unreleased archive tracks from one of UK dance music’s most influential outfits, the mighty Horsepower Productions. As you all surely know by now, In their inspired toughening and teching out of UK Garage, Horsepower effectively brought dubstep into being. In recent years they’ve favoured a pretty …

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Future Classic: Toro Y Moi “Freaking Out” EP
Future Classics
Boogie / Funk / Disco

Future Classic: Toro Y Moi “Freaking Out” EP

You probably thought Toro Y Moi was a band we would leave for Pitchfork and the likes but hey, if it’s dope (and it is) then it’s a more than welcome addition to MIMS! Often labeled as “chill wave” (yes, it’s an actual genre apparently) I’ve been onto Toro Y …

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