Lexis (MIMS Founder)

Lexis (MIMS Founder)

(Montreal) Lexis is a Montreal based DJ and the founder MusicIsMySanctuary.com (2007) and 24 Hours of Vinyl (2011). He has been djing since 2000 and a music lover / nerd since day 1! For more info check out: www.musicismysanctuary.com/djlexis

Future Classics

Future Classic: Jeb Loy Nichols “Hard Times”

Soul

Jeb Loy Nichols - Hard TimesI’ve been sitting on this one for a little while now, I’ve been meaning to include it in a MIMS Radio Show but everytime it slipped my mind.

And then today I was writing about the sad state of affairs right now in Montreal and I was thinking about a few of those kind of anthems à la “What’s Going On” by Marvin Gaye. Then I remembered that nice little 45′ I bought a few months ago from a London record shop. The record was apparently pressed in 300 copies only so I’m happy I managed to get one.

Jeb Loy NicholsHard Times” is a cover version of the Pablo Gad song. A really beautifully sad soulful folk song. The full record is out now and is called “The Jeb Loy Nichols experience

Jeb Loy Nichols - Hard Times