Guest Mixes

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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Tribute Mixes
House / Techno

Tribute to PAL JOEY – Mixed & Selected by The RawSoul

New in our series of Tribute Mixes (previous editions focused on Mood II Swing & Pepe Bradock), this edition focuses on one of the most important figures of the New York sound of 90’s House. We at MIMS absolutely love Pal Joey. Always have, always will. So we asked, The …

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Radio Show

Music Is My Sanctuary – Show #76

Ok, so I know its been a while since the last “official” MIMS radio show. In my defence, since the 75th show, I put out these three special theme mixes in case you might have missed them, here they are: It Happens Every Spring Vol 2 80’s Dollar Bin Boogie …

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Guest Mixes
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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Guest Mixes
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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Exclusive MixesSpecial Themes
Jazz Soul

LEXIS – Breakfast Mix for On Déjeune

My friends from Montreal who run the ON DEJEUNE website/social empire entirely devoted to the joys of Breakfast and Brunch asked me to put together a little mix for them. As many of you know i’m a big fan of themed mixes, and having never done a Breakfast session I …

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Special Themes
Soul & Funk

Lexis – 80’s Rare Grooves & Dollar Bin Boogie (for Munich Open Minded)

Here is a special mix I put together for Germany’s Munich Open Minded Crew. As the title says it’s an 80’s thing, featuring some hard to find obscure gems but also some very accessible (although overlooked) records you can find in your local dollar bins if you’re lucky! It’s an …

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Guest Mixes
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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Radio ShowSpecial Themes

IT HAPPENS EVERY SPRING #2 – Hand-Picked by Lexis

As I explained in last year’s mix (link), surviving a Montreal is no joke: winters here average anywhere from -20 to -30, but the most painful part is that it last 5 months. Needless to say, Spring has a bit of extra magic to it when you’ve suffered so much for …

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