Future Classics
Broken Beat House / Techno

Future Classic: Simbad “Remix Works” Vol. 1 & 2

Our good friend Simbad just put out a slew of his outstanding remix works from his extensive back catalogue spanning over 10 years. The incredible DJ, Producer (and self-proclaimed wizard) is one of the most versatile yet underrated guys in the game. Quietly going about his craft and letting the …

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Exclusive Preview
Broken Beat House / Techno

Exclusive Preview: Kaytronik “Thee Album” Album Preview

via R2 Records: “Thee Album” is the first full-length project from Karizma’s alter ego Kaytronik. From his earliest days as part of Baltimore’s premier crew – The Basement Boys – Kris Klayton was never one to stay in a musical box, always probing beyond the constraints of the soulful house domain. His …

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MIMS Lists
Broken Beat

The New School of Broken Beat

We’ve been waiting for a long time to say it but let’s finally say it out loud: Broken Beat is back. The sound born in West London in the mid-90’s was one of the most inspiring and fresh approach to the fusion between Soul, Electronic and azzazz music until it …

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Mixtape Mondays
Broken Beat

Classic Mixes: Bugz In The Attic “BBC1 Essential Mix” (2004)

An oldie but a goodie. A radio 1 BBC essential mix truly deserving of that name. Over 10 years old but still as forward thinking as the day it was released. The Bugz In The Attic crew were basically the Broken Beat equivalent of the WU running 9 members deep! …

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Future Classics
Broken Beat House / Techno

Future Classic: Addison Groove “Dancer / Go La La”

This is one of those rare examples when our slogan “Forgotten Treasures” and “Future Classics” clash and meet right in the middle to make some magic happen. It isn’t always done right: most of the time these remixes and edits are pretty forgettable… this isn’t one of those times. Sister …

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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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Dj Mixes
Broken Beat House / Techno

Mix of the Day: DEGO – Dimensions 2015 Mix #5

Huge mix for the 2015 Dimensions Festival exclusive mix series coming from none other than DEGO, an absolute giant of the UK scene since the early 90’s. Dego has been making forward thinking music for over 20 years: from his timeless records as 4Hero (along with Marc Mac) to his …

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Broken Beat

DEGO’s first single from forthcoming “The More Things Stay the Same” LP

Three years after his debut solo album A Wha’ Him Deh Pon, dego reveals future funk-boogie track ‘Feminist Meetings’, taken from his highly anticipated second solo LP The More Things Stay the Same, due for release on 26th May 2015 on his 2000BLACK label. via 2000Black: “Undefined by any singular …

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Future Classics
Broken Beat

Future Classic: Sam Irl “Free Two Grow EP” (Jazz & Milk Records)

Exquisite new three track EP from veteran Austrian producer SAM IRL who returns to German label Jazz & Milk for his second release called the “Free Two Grow” EP. I first heard Sam Irl’s work on Pulver records in the mid-2000’s at a time when the Broken Beat and Nu-Jazz …

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Forgotten Treasures
Broken Beat

10 BROKEN BEAT Forgotten Treasures – Picked by Moonstarr, Lexis & Scott C

Almost 20 years later  there is still something magical about Broken Beat scene and those few years when it was the most interesting dance floor music around. Not only have most of the classic tracks aged extremely well but the scene has been enjoying a bit of a revival these days …

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