Future Classics
Ambient Eclectic

Future Classic: Vinyl Williams “Brunei”

Vinyl Williams brings some stoney “transcendental pop” with his latest LP ‘Brunei’. I love a good album that you can throw on in any situation and listen to front to back, without having to worry about “that one song” that you most likely will have to skip. Brunei, for me, …

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Future Classics
Eclectic

Future Classic: Mild High Club “Skiptracing”

Imagine if a Private Investigator was hired to investigate himself. via Stones Throw: “The difference between Timeline and Skiptracing is detail,” Brettin said. “I was stubborn with the process for Timeline; it took almost three years to let go of it.” Skiptracing by Mild High Club On Timeline, Brettin resorted to …

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Radio Show
Eclectic

Music Is My Sanctuary – Show #81

It’s been a long time since the last MIMS Show. A really long time. I’m really sorry about the delay but this summer i’ve been really busy with some new projects related to Music Is My Sanctuary, namely our weekly MIMS Radio sessions  every friday afternoon and getting the MIMS Agency …

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Guest Mix
Eclectic Soul & Funk

MIMS Guest Mix: AKI (Cosmos Records, Toronto)

(Photo by Bruno Destombes) It’s an absolute treat to get an exclusive guest mix from Aki, founder of the wonderful Cosmos Records, who had not put out a mix in over 10 years. That’s how busy the man is hunting down the world’s finest wax. Since opening in 1998, Cosmos …

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Future Classics
Beats Eclectic

Future Classic: Dim Grimm “Perlissop EP”

Dim Grimm (fka Dimlite) is back to the universe with his newest EP. Dimitri Grimm is the hardest man to pin down in any sense of the term. His sounds and styles are so evenly disparate as they are tightly-woven, so equally beautiful as they are destructive. Hailing from Switzerland, …

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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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Eclectic

Music Worth Your Time – July 2016 Recap

July brought an amazing amount of releases, and as usual, we tried to listen to as much of them as we could. These are our picks, the “cream of the crop” you might say. ORGANIC RELEASES IV by BADBADNOTGOOD DIGITAL ZANDOLI by ANTILLES SERIES Patience by The Invisible Big Mean …

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Balance Radio Show
Eclectic

BALANCE Show – Best of 2016 (Part 1) Hosted by Spacewalker

As is customary around the half year mark, I dedicate an entire show to some of the best music that’s come out this year thus far, but breaking from tradition, I’ve decided to do a mix instead of a regular show as I’ve already talked about all the records you’ll …

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Dj Mixes
Eclectic

Classic Mixes: Garnier vs Mills “Expect the Unexpected” (2004)

I still remember someone giving me some of these mixes ages ago on a couple of CD-R’s. I was a very young but hungry DJ. I was extremely open minded and already taking the identity of a DJ who wants to play many styles in one set… However, in the …

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Around The World
Eclectic

Around The World – Show #01 (Hosted by Rustam Ospanoff)

We are very happy to welcome our brother Rustam Ospanoff to the Music Is My Sanctuary family of exclusive radio shows (along with Lexis’ MIMS Show, Walla P’s Voyage Funktastique and Spacewalker’s Balance). Rustam Ospanoff is a DJ, music event producer & taste-maker. He is the creator of the great …

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Guest Mix
Eclectic Soul & Funk

Guest Mix: KID SUBLIME (BBE Music, Amsterdam)

We discovered Amsterdam’s KID SUBLIME in the early 2000’s through his music as part of Rednose Distrikt and his first solo projects on Jahwell Records as well as the amazing Kindred Spirits imprint (then a sub-label of Rush Hour) Like many of our favourite producers & DJ’s, he is quite …

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Balance Radio ShowPartner Shows
Eclectic Soul & Funk

BALANCE Show #518 – Hosted by Spacewalker

Another edition of the Balance Show! Early summer, soulful sounds on this week’s Balance with music from Robert Glasper with Stevie Wonder, Jordan Rakei, Moods, Badbadnotgood, Ekkah x Dam Funk, Kleeer and plenty more! TRACKLIST Leon Lowman – Open | Music From Memory Michael Orr – You Opened My Eyes …

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