Interviews
Eclectic

Gilles Peterson Interview – Still Searching for the Perfect Beat

‘Searching for the Perfect beat’ Anyone familiar with this phrase or a regular visitor to MIMS knows who Gilles Peterson is. For those from other planets dropping by to acquire an insight into ‘the perfect beat’ Gilles is an archetype: DJ, radio host, producer, label owner, collector, curator. The King and …

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Interviews
Brazil

Discussion with Azymuth on the making of the seminal 1980 “Outubro” record

FarOut recordings’ mission is to bring to light all the diversity and vibrance of Brazilian music past and present. In doing so they have rereleased a number of seminal albums from renowned artists such Marcos Valle, Arthur Verocai and legendary supergroup Azymuth. They have recently released the group’s Outubro LP …

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Interviews
House / Techno

KARIZMA – in 10 Records

In celebration of Baltimore house legend Karizma‘s first full length album under his Kaytronik moniker we wanted to have a little chat and talk about some the influences guiding the sound of one of our favorite House producers ever. We strongly recommend you get that new record titled “Thee Album“, …

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Interviews
House / Techno

GERD JANSON – in 10 Records

Picture from RBMA “Gerd Janson is the quintessential DJ’s DJ, unearthing the gems that get other music lovers hot and excited. The man has his plate full: running the Liquid club night in Frankfurt, also the co-owner of the great Running Back label, or his involvement with RBMA, Spex and …

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Interviews
Broken Beat

DEGO – in 10 Records

Introducing the MIMS x Dimensions Festival ’10 Records’ series, where we ask artists from this year’s line-up to pick 10 of their formative records! Running with some of the finest music selectors and diggers, we bring you an exclusive series of playlists in the run up to this year’s Dimensions and Outlook …

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House / Techno

Galcher Lustwerk – in 10 Records

We had a quick chat with New York’s Galcher Lustwerk, one of the freshest talents in electronic music right now. The man has been on a steady rise in the past few years with his releases as part of White Material as well as his solo productions. Since he has …

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Interviews
Soul Soul & Funk

AL DOBSON JR – in 10 Records

If we had to name our 10 favorite new artists or producers there is one name that wouldn’t need any debating. South London’s AL DOBSON JR caught our attention in a big way in 2013 with his the debut 12′ on the equally amazing 22a music records. He then followed …

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Interviews

KON – in 10 Records

Kon has been digging in crates since 1976, DJing since 1985, and spinning in clubs since 1991. He is one half of Kon and Amir, who released the acclaimed “On Track” and “Off Track” series on BBE Records where they introduced rare grooves to a new audience. His remixes of …

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Interviews

JEEN BASSA – in 10 Records

It’s no secret that we’re huge fans of London’s 22a crew. Since their first secretive release, they have managed to build a nice following for their ultra-limited runs of vinyl-only EP’s. But pressing 100 copies with very little information on the record is nothing new. What is refreshing however with …

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