MIMS Interviews

We take some time to sit down with some of our favorite artists.

 
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In Conversation With: NICKY BLACKMARKET by LAW Magazine

In Conversation With: Nicky Blackmarket by LAW Magazine (Law-Mag.com) I’ve got distant memories of fluorescent posters tagged to traffic lights and railings, names like Ratpack and Nicky Blackmarket splashed across them i...
by Cal

 
 
MIMS Talks with: DJ PLATURN (Oakland, US)

MIMS Talks with: DJ PLATURN (Oakland, US)

When he’s not providing the Bay Area with his broad spectrum of sounds, or curating his 45 Sessions brand, it’s a safe bet you’ll find DJ Platurn doing the back end work that makes him one of the finest disc j...
by DJ EVO

 
 
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MIMS Talks with: GUS SUTHERLAND

We’ve been following filmmaker Gus Sutherland’s exploits for a while now. Earlier this year, we dropped the trailer to All Ears, his documentary on the L.A. beat scene. The All Ears UK premier took place yesterday, so I too...
by Cal

 

 
Hiatus Kaiyote - Interview

MIMS Talks with: HIATUS KAIYOTE (Australia)

I’m blessed to say that most of my friends are super creative souls, so most of our hangouts involve some sort of artistic stimulation or creation rather than mundane chilling sessions. This particular evening my boy was havi...
by MF Gold

 
 
Donkypitch

MIMS Talks with: DONKY PITCH

Donky Pitch is a UK-based label and club night set up by Pete Taylor and Dave Grinell, a couple of beardy chaps from Brighton on the South Coast. While they might have started out closer to Low End Theory and the beat scene, th...
by Cal

 
 
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MIMS Talks with: SARD BOOGIE (Australia)

B-Dub – I first came across you via Myspace about ’08/09 (remember that?!) and the 1st track I heard was Muthafunkagetsbeatdown, and that one still does it for me. That’s a solid Hip-Hop style banger, which is...
by B-Dub

 

 
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MIMS Talks with: DIGGS DUKE

Diggs Duke is not your average multi-talented artist – try tacking labels or genres onto his music and, nine times out of ten, you will find yourself incapable of choosing one. Above all, his music has incredible depth an...
by Joanne Lam

 
 
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Luke Mckeehan Interview (Vancouver, Nordic Trax)

It gives me great pleasure to present to you the one and only, Luke Mckeehan; a trailblazer in his own right, the man wears many hats on the daily grind. Internationally he’s known as a world class house DJ and the foundi...
by DJ EVO

 
 
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Lexis “My Favorite Album Covers” Interview in Scion Mag

When Scion Magazine asked me for an interview I figured it would be pretty easy; didn’t know they were going to ask me such a hard question: “Pick 3 album covers that you love and let us know why”. Ouch. Tough...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 
Lefto Interview

Lefto Interview (Brownswood, Belgium)

“Club culture has changed a great deal over the last 30 years. Nowadays, DJ’s become household names in a matter of months. True players like Theo Parrish, Louie Vega, Harvey, or Francois K – DJ’s that can play for ...
by DJ EVO

 
 
DJ John Kong - Toronto Do Right

John Kong Interview (Do Right! Records, Toronto)

First, and foremost, what were you involved with before you ever started Do Right? I’ve been DJing since the early 90s. Back then I kept my day job so it was a moonlighting sort of thing. I co-founded the Movement Collect...
by DJ EVO

 
 
B.Lewis

B.Lewis Interview

We are pretty excited to be helping bring a very good show in Montreal including B.Lewis, a talented up and coming producer from San Jose who we love here. (Event details here). He took a few minutes while on tour so we can all...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)