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Exclusive Premiere: Paper Tiger “An Ancient Secret”

‘An Ancient Secret’ is a first taste of what’s to come from Paper Tiger’s third album “Rogue Planet”, due for release in the spring of 2019 on Wah Wah 45s! Just like the quantum leap from debut long-player to sophomore album, and despite the band’s continued fascination with space travel, …

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Exclusive Premiere: Danvers “I Can’t Let Him Know”

Fetch some Piña Coladas will ya!? The latest EP from Bruk-pusher Danvers coming soon on Boogie Café holds onto summer heat and will definitely fire up a room when called upon. With ‘I Can’t Let Him Know’, you already know what it is – soulful vocals, warm-as keys, shufflin’ percs and …

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The Official MIMS Charts
Broken Beat House / Techno

Club Sounds Top 30 – The Official MIMS Chart

Brand new tracks for the dance hand-picked by the Music Is My Sanctuary team, updated weekly! (Cover Photo: Theo Parrish by Bruno Destombes) In today’s times, access to new releases and information has never been easier. Because of this one can’t help but feel overwhelmed by the seemingly infinite amount …

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Exclusive Premiere: Haze City “Amor Do Verao” (Cassé Records)

‘Amor do Verao’ is a Brazilian flavoured Broken Beat track that is inspired as much by Azymuth as it is by Kaidi Tatham. Drum samples provide a steady drive for cool Rhodes keys and growling Moog bass melodies creating a warm-up atmosphere to set the stage for a night of …

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Exclusive Premiere: EVM128 “Controllers Stay”

The Bruk-wielding EVM128 of CoOp presents / Selectors Assemble shares a taste from his latest one-two-punch. As to be expected from the man (and the crew at large), soul-touching vocal pieces and Jazz-inspired keys are contrasted by neck snapping drum samples making it nearly impossible to stand still to. The …

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Guest Mixes
Broken Beat Eclectic

MIMS Guest Mix: ENTEK (Selectors Assemble, London / Tours)

Raised in Tours, France and now residing in London, ENTEK sits among the ranks of the famed CoOp Presents: Selectors Assemble crew helmed by IG Culture and Alex Phountzi. The crew is best known for taking the Broken Beat genre to new heights and providing a space for selectors within …

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Exclusive Premiere: Profusion “Golden (EVM128 Remix)” (First Word Records)

A year on from Profusion’s debut album “Where Do I Begin?”, First Word presents a trio of brand new remixes from three exceptional upcoming producers. Following on from K15 & Emeson’s recent live project “Profusion 2.0”, this border-crossing set of tracks formally named “The Remixes” spreads the duo’s multi-genre sonic …

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Future Classics
Broken Beat

Kaidi Tatham “It’s A World Before You” (First Word Records)

Don’t even allow yourself to think for one nanosecond that “It’s A World Before You” is any type of comeback record for Kaidi Tatham. The UK electronic music innovator has played, produced, influenced and collaborated with the Bugz In The Attic and Dego from 4hero for 20 plus years – …

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Future Classics
Broken Beat

CoOp Presents: “Selectors Assemble Vol. 3”

With the third installment of the “Selectors Assemble” EPs put out by label bosses IG Culture and Alex Phountzi, the quality bar remains high… real high. This collection of more than capable producers showcases the current interpretation of the West London movement and how it now informs the London Bruk …

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Broken Beat House / Techno

Exclusive Premiere: Alton Miller “Cool But So… (Original)”

London’s Release/Sustain imprint returns with the “A Says Hello” EP from Detroit’s Alton Miller, with Chaos In The CBD stepping in for the remix duties. ‘Cool But So…’ borrows both from the old and the new, tinged with an Acid-Jazz flare while sounding updated and fresh. Broken and shuffling rhythms …

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Forgotten Treasures
Broken Beat Disco Eclectic Soul & Funk

Alex Attias Presents “LillyGood Party!” (BBE Records)

Even on the fourth installment of his “LillyGood Party” Compilation, Veteran producer Alex Attias is still cognizant of details that transform undetermined bodies moving, into a dance floor. About four minutes in on the forgotten 2009 foot-stomper ‘Midnite Magic’ by Tokyo based New Wave trio Cro-Magnon featuring Roy Ayers, the …

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Guest Mixes
Broken Beat House / Techno

MIMS Guest Mix: Danvers (WotNot / CoOp, London)

As a regular appearance on ​CoOp’s Selectors Assemble​, both live and on their recent comp Vol. 2, he’s established himself as a new and original voice in the Broken Beat scene. “This mix is just a collection of what I’m feeling right now, and it’s mostly new or unreleased material. …

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