MIMS Lists

Artists & DJ's let us in on their favorites based on different themes

 
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Forgotten Treasure: Half A Mill “Any Day Can Be Your Last” (1993)

I found this myserious 12′ single in a dollar bin a few days ago and I don’t why I picked it up but I guess the Afro and $$ visuals caught my attention. Well I’m glad I did because this is some heavy heavy stu...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Upcoming Release: Zara McFarlane “Open Heart” (Swindle Remix)

From Brownswood Records: “The second single from Zara McFarlane’s highly acclaimed second album ‘If You Knew Her’, ‘Open heart’, is released digitally on the 28th April. Flipping the script, on Zara’s beau...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Future Classic: Melodiesinfonie “Friede Freude”

We’ve been waiting for this one for a while and finally Melodiesinfonie‘s first LP is here. It is really interesting and inspiring that some young producers are choosing to adopt the more jazzy and soulful sampled-b...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 
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March 27-30th: Worldwide Festival Leysin ’14

If you can manage a quick escapade in March we highly recommend this one. Leysin is the winter complement to Gilles Peterson’s great WorldWide Festival created in 2006. Year in year out the freshest lineup around and the ...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Guest Mix #22: XL MIDDLETON (California)

Brand new edition in our great Guest Mix series following recent editions from Bolts, Dr. Kwest, Abjo, Waxist, Phillie P and others. This one comes from  XL MIDDLETON who has been a  force on the West Coast since the early ...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Future Classic: My Love Is Underground Compilation

For the past 15 years or so, an outstanding amount of Jazz, Reggae, Funk, Soul & Disco compilations have been available for the people in order to discover or remember long lost treasures (as we like to call the “forg...
by The RawSoul

 

 
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Mix of the Day: Montreal Terre de Soleil

This is a truly Montreal-centric tropical mix of music recorded in Montreal by musicians originating from Haïti, Guadeloupe and Martinique. Mostly from private pressing or small labels, these tunes are treasures that were foun...
by DJ Asma

 
 
Classic Mixes: Flying Lotus in Montreal @ Mutek (2008)

Classic Mixes: Flying Lotus “Live Montreal @ Mutek” (2008)

Download Live recorded set from FLYLO in Montreal at the Mutek festival in 2008
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Guest Mix #21: PHILLIE P (Belgrade, Serbia)

Brand new edition in our great Guest Mix series following recent editions from Bolts, Dr. Kwest, Abjo, Waxist and others. This one comes from PHILLIE P, great DJ / Producer and good homie from Serbia who is one of the pillars ...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 
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Future Classic: Deep88 ft Robert Owens “Believe In You”

One of the main thing I feel this whole late 80′s / early 90′s house revival is really lacking : great vocal performances. There’s are many “tracks” and beats around but not that many “songs&...
by The RawSoul

 
 
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Future Classic: Buckshot “At Night” (Produced by 9th Wonder)

Here is a track we put on our last monthly MIMS Show (link) we loved so much we had to make sure it found its way to your ears. Fantastic track from frequent collaborators Buckshot of Boom Camp Click / Black moon fame and produ...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Mix of the Day: DJ Psycut “The Brazilian Mix Series”

Getting into Brazilian music from the 60′s & 70′s can be a pretty intimidating thing. There is just so much of it and for the most part it aged very well, almost like there is more good stuff than bad stuff (whi...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)