Buscrates
Guest Mix

Guest Mix: BUSCRATES (Atlanta, Omega Supreme Records)

The producer known as Buscrates (or Buscrates 16-Bit Ensemble) captured our ear a couple years ago with his early releases; already miles ahead of your average beat maker. The Pittsburgh-native (now based in Atlanta) has an undeniable sound, a mix with Boogie-Funk, Soul heavy on synths but also with the …

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Inkswel
Guest Mix

Guest Mix: INKSWEL (Hot Shot Sounds / BBE Music)

It’s an immense pleasure to present a new exclusive guest from one of our favorite producers and drum machine killer, Australia’s INKSWEL! Since 2009 he has racked up dozens of heavy releases on labels like Wolf, Burek, Omega Supreme and his own Hot Shot Sounds label. Despite only having 5 …

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andyw
Guest Mix
Reggae

Guest Mix: ANDY WILLIAMS (The Goods, Montreal)

Considering how much we love it, we don’t have nearly enough reggae on MIMS. To solve that problem, we knew the perfect person to call. One of the most important and most respected Montreal selectors:  Andy Williams, co-founder of The Goods and the Jazz Amnesty Sound System project. Andy is truly …

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Scrimshire
Guest Mix

Guest Mix: SCRIMSHIRE (Wah Wah 45s, UK)

We’ve been bugging SCRIMSHIRE, London’s excellent DJ, Producer and Musician for a guest mix for a few months, but as they say good things come to those who wait. It’s here and as expected it’s fantastic! A great 80 minute session filled with soul, jazz, funk to beats ranging from …

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MuteSpeaker
Guest Mix
Worldwide Sounds

Guest Mix: MUTE SPEAKER (UK) “Cabinet of Curiosities”

Since we’ve recently discovered his intriguing and unique productions, we asked Brighton’s MUTE SPEAKER to do a little session for us. On the mix he calls “Cabinet of Curiosities”, the musician, producer and DJ goes deep into some of his influences ranging from psych rock, afrobeat, cumbia and other worldwide …

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Etch
Guest Mix
Beats UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Guest Mix: ETCH (Keysound / Soundman Chronicles)

It’s a rainy gray day here in Montreal so I thought i’d shout out a mix that works with that vibe. It’s a session i’ve been waiting to share for a few weeks. It grabbed me right from the opening seconds (with a forgotten classic from legendary UK ground Leftfield) …

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Kazi
Guest Mix
Hip-Hop

Guest Mix: KAZI (Oxnard, California)

It’s quite an honor to get a mix session from none other than KAZI, great MC from California who has an impressive track record in the last 15 years. In addition to his two solo records, “The Plague” (2004) and “Blackmarket Seminar” an essential reissue of his collaborations with Madlib. …

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NikWeston
Guest Mix
Afro

Guest Mix #50: NIK WESTON (Mukatsuku Records, UK)

Special guest mix by MUKATSUKU head honcho and digger extraordinaire: NIK WESTON! Nik Weston is a DJ, music producer, record label owner of Mukatsuku Records and music buyer for Juno Records. Based out of London, UK, he was from the late 1990s to 2007 a key player in the promotion …

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JAW
Guest Mix
Jazz Soul

Guest Mix #49: J.A.W (Berlin, Germany)

When we ask some of our worldwide friends for a mix or contribution we always give them an absolute carte blanche. We tell them they can be as wild as they want, in part because we’re proud to have an open-minded base of readers & listeners. What we’re always hoping …

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