MIMS Future Classics

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

 
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Forgotten Treasure: Dr.Who Dat “Beat Journey” (2006)

There was a time in the mid 2000s where experimental hiphop was blossoming. Instrumental albums were popping up left and right and Dilla and Madlib were establishing their place in the left field beat pantheon. The broken beat ...
by DJ Asma

 
 
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EVRadio – Never Not Working (Nuff Respect)

Sad news… New York’s East Village Radio are closing down after 11 wonderful years. Very hard to believe, but we wanted to tip our hats to EVR and their amazing work. I’m especially sad that the Never Not Worki...
by Rahel

 
 
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Future Classic: Bonnie Banane feat. Waltaa “Champs-Élysées”

Oh my gosh! The killer duo of Bonnie Banane & Walter Mecca are back with another dope jam just in time for the summer. If you remember last years’ glorious 90’s R&B inspired “Muscles” you know what to expect fr...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 
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Future Classic: Brian Ellis “Love Is” Ft. Egyptian Lover (Voltaire Records)

It’s been another great week regarding Modern Funk discoveries, but I just couldn’t overlook Brian Ellis‘ new 45, now available on Voltaire Records. In last week’s edition of my Voyage Funktastique radio...
by Walla P

 
 
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Guest Mix #26: HOTEL INTEROCÉANIQUE (Cologne, Germany)

Hotel Interocéanique presents “From Cumbia to India“ H.I. is a Cologne Based Clique of Djs & Musicians dedicated to Raï, Future Funk, Bollywood Themes and all kinds of other phonetical sweets from planet earth...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Future Classic: Dj Fudge & Hallex M feat. Omar “Simpatico”

There’s something about Omar‘s voice that just conjures instant sunny vibes. Yes, the man Omar Christopher Lye-Fook has been blessing beats with his amazing voice since 1985. A well respected veteran in the UK, he i...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 
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D’Angelo (2014 RBMA Lecture)

via RBMA: “D’Angelo opens up about his career in a rare extensive interview as part of Red Bull Music Academy Festival New York.”
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Mix of the Day: “100 Years Of Sun Ra : Beneath The Sun” by Jazz Amnesty Sound System

via J.A.S.S: “Today Earth celebrates 100 years with the spirit known as Sun Ra. he came to our planet and created the Arkestra to spread love and knowledge through his cosmic tones. They played the music of the cosmos, ja...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Future Classic: Proh Mic “Right On Time” (Cherries Records)

For this week’s show, I had Dr.MaD who came by to drop a few exclusives, so I had to be a little more selective with my tracks selection. I realized that I haven’t played one of my favourite 45′s : Proh Mic &#...
by Walla P

 

 
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Guest Mix #25: HENRY WU (London, 22a Music)

We’re happy to present this exclusive guest mix coming from Henry Wu, part of the new wave of London’s electronic producers. I discovered him only a few weeks ago through his release on a mysterious label called 22a...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Mix of the Day: Gilles Peterson “75 Years of Blue Note”

As it celebrates its 75th anniversary, the legendary Blue Note jazz label gets its back catalogue tackled by the also quite legendary British DJ and Radio host Gilles Peterson. Lots of classics in the mix as well as a few forgo...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Future Classic: Eomac “Spectre” (KilleKill Records)

We don’t cover a ton of techno records and artists on MIMS but it’s certainly not because we don’t love it. We just like to highlight records that are as enjoyable in headphones as they are on a massive sound ...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)