Video Digs

Documentaries, Music Videos and the occasional LOL's

 
 

“Wreckin’ Shop from Brooklyn” circa 199-something.

Wow. For real, all the proper 90′s elements are right there in this vid. Das EFX playing in the boombox. Champion Sweatshirts and Kangol Hats. Dope House and Hip-Hop dancing. And VHS tape tracking problems to keep it even...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
Dam Funk - Hood Pass Intact - 12"

Future Classic: Dam-Funk “Hood Pass Intact” Video

Super dope official video for Dam-Funk‘s now instant west coast new-g-funk anthem “Hood Pass Intact“. The original instrumental version of the track made so much noise off his LP that Stones Throw had to re-re...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
Earl Sweatshirt

Earl Sweatshirt

Earl is a 16 year old kid from LA’s OddFuture collective and he’s making some noise right now. You know me, i’m not the kind to jump on the latest thing with a bit of Youtube/Twitter buzz but this is definitel...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 
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Chi-Ali speaks out from jail

Really interesting interview with Chi-Ali, one of my all-time faves as a kid. I used to bump the “Fabulous Chi-Ali” cassette all day every day! Chi Ali was the youngest member of The Native Tongues that included De ...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Miguel Atwood-Ferguson + Aloe Blacc “Deliver the word” video

Here’s the final and 3rd video from the recent free event by The Miguel Atwood-Ferguson Ensemble in Los Angeles, CA. Hopefully by now, you’ve checked the previous two videos, one featuring Bilal (video here), and th...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
 

Jimi Hendrix “Purple Haze” video

Jimi Hendrix died 40 years ago (September 18, 1970 at the age of 27 years old) and his timeless sense of style, swagger and awesome electric guitar skills lives on. Jimi reinvented what the electric guitar was and what it could...
by Fullrange

 

 
Tortured Soul

Live House Music: Tortured Soul & Peven Everett

Has anyone ever been to a live house show (not a DJ set) ? I mean have you ever seen a live house band ? About 4 years from now at the ‘Cabaret du Musee Juste Pour Rire’, I went to this crazy Red Bull Music Academy Party or...
by Fullrange

 
 
Narcycist - Hamdulillah

Future Classic: The Narcicyst ft. Shadia Mansour “Hamdulillah” Video

Check out The Narcicyst ft. Shadia Mansour "Hamdulillah" Video. Great video from the adopted Montreal MC.
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
R. Kelly - When a woman loves

R.Kelly “When a woman loves” video

Following in the classic soul revival of the last few years (Raphael Saadiq, Adele, Mark Ronson, etc…) the R is bringing it back to the doo-wop steez. Just plain and simple Sam Cooke gangster soul! I would make a joke abo...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 
Rubble Kings Movie Shane Nicholson

“Rubble Kings” movie : the birth of hip-hop culture

I’ve always loved documentaries, especially the ones where I can learn something. Here is one that reveals the history behind the birth of hip-hop culture. Produced by Shan Nicholson (http://shannicholson.com), Rubble Kings i...
by Fullrange

 
 
Miguel Atwood-Ferguson - Flying Lotus

Miguel Atwood-Ferguson ft. Flying Lotus “Drips/Take Notice”

Three weeks from now, I’ve posted a live performance from Miguel Atwood-Ferguson and Bilal recorded live in LA at Grand Performances, California Plaza July 23, 2010. Here another beautiful orchestral performance which feature...
by Fullrange

 
 
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Future Classic: Karma Atchykah “Deep” (prod. by Kenlo & Shash)

More hot Montreal shit! and cameos by lots of my good friends. (Whattup Kenlo & Dingo!)
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)