Dj Mixes
House / Techno

Christian Pronovost – Lost Heroes Fall 2010 Mix Tape

Anyone in Montreal who knows anything about anything know that when monsieur Christian Pronovost comes out with a mix, you listen and take notes. When it comes to veterans of the game in Montreal I am just like a sponge and I try absorb every track and bit of musical …

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Music Documentaries
Hip-Hop

Mowgli “Analyse This” Video

For those who don’t know of Mowgli yet, he’s definitely one of the freshest voices in UK Hip-Hop right now and he’s arrived! Finally… It’s great to hear these tracks get played, reviewed and videos because I was in the first few to hear them 3-4 years ago! I discovered …

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Future ClassicsMusic Documentaries

Future Classic: Jammer “10 Man Roll”

Pretty good track and even better video from Jammer, recently signed to Big Dada records (affiliated with Ninja Tune). Taking you on a little 4 minute trip of the past, present and future of UK grime. Featuring Boy Better Know members Skepta, JME and Frisco… dope.

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Music Tech & Art

Suitcase Boomcases

Pretty genius stuff right here from Mr. Simo, creator of the Boom Cases. The idea is, you guessed it, taking old forgotten luggage and turning them into 400W, USB and battery powered beasts! So while you can blast the real shit while on that cruise. Linkage: http://theboomcase.wordpress.com/

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MIMS Lists

ROSKA presents “My Most Influencial tracks”

Roska is without a doubt the hardest working man in UK Funky. On top of running his label (Roska’s Kicks & Snares), having put together the best album of the genre (“Roska” out on Rinse), Roska is constantly busy on remix projects (Katy B, Untold, Modeselector, etc…) and with worldwide …

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Music Documentaries

The most sampled drum break ever.

Narrated by Nate Harrison, this 2004 documentary explains the remarkable story of the “Amen Break”, a six-second drum sample from a 1969 funky song called “Amen Brother” by The Winstons, that literally revolutionized the music industry. This sample was used extensively in early hip-hop, drum and bass, breakbeat and jungle …

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ANDY WILLIAMS presents “My Favorite South African Tracks”
MIMS Lists

ANDY WILLIAMS presents “My Favorite South African Tracks”

My good friend Andy Williams just finished his collaboration with the Pan African Space Station festival in South Africa. The P.A.S.S is an annual 30 day radio intervention and of course who better to represent us over there than the teacher himself. Andy has been hanging out with people like Dudley …

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Music Documentaries
Soul Soul & Funk

Forgotten Treasure: Zapp “Computer Love”

Ultimate gangster lovin’ right here. Keeping in mind this track was released in 1984, if Roger Troutman and his talkbox only knew how much computer lovin’ was coming. Come to think of it what the hell where they talking about? The Internet was still 10 years away… and it was all …

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Music Tech & Art

Native Instruments “Maschine”

Native Instruments presents Maschine 1.5, an amazing tool for producers. MPC-style drum programming, sequencing, sampling and so on…. Dope!

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