Future Classics
Eclectic Hip-Hop

Future Classic: Complex Movements ” Beware of the Dandelions: Soundtrack”

The Beware of the Dandelions soundtrack immerses the listener in the story and sounds of the Beware of the Dandelions project. The music combines experimental approaches and elements of hip-hop, Detroit techno, house, and classical genres. The soundtrack highlights the musical evolution of Waajeed and Invincible/ill Weaver of Complex Movements, …

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Boom Music
Eclectic

BOOM MUSIC Show #24 – Hosted by Colectivo Futuro

Boom Music, as inspired by Quasimoto’s track of the same name, started out as a monthly party hosted by Miguel and Oliver from Colectivo Futuro in London. Without having to list out a bunch of genres we like to cover, we think of the term as an all encompassing label. …

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Future Classics
Beats Eclectic

Future Classic: Reginald Omas Mamode IV “Reginald Omas Mamode IV”

London talent Reginald Omas Mamode IV delivers a wonderful self-titled full length that pays as much tribute to his heritage as it does to a futuristic vision of soul music. Blending hand claps, organic drum patterns, and funky-as-you-like synth lines with Mamode IV’s by now instantly recognizable voice; the album …

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Balance Radio Show
Eclectic

BALANCE – Show #521 (Hosted by Spacewalker)

We hit the final quarter of the year, and it’s the first autumn show of 2016! Didn’t want to interrupt the flow by talking over the records, so I just let the music play on! You can find the full TL by clicking the link below, but be ready for …

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Around The World
Eclectic

Around The World – Show #02 (Hosted by Rustam Ospanoff)

Second edition of the AROUND THE WORLD show coming all the way from Kazakhstan’s most important tastemaker and founder of the Jazzystan Festival, Rustam Ospanoff. 90 minutes of lovely grooves without borders or boundaries. Tip! TRACKLIST 1. Steve & Eydie – Rio de Janeiro 2. Sonya Spence – Let Love …

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Balance Radio Show
Eclectic

BALANCE – Show #520 (Hosted by Spacewalker)

Back from a brief summer break with plenty of new stuff! This episode features music from the likes of Omar, Atjazz, Frank Ocean, Tigallerro, Moon B, some great remixes, a bit of necessary old school flavour from Mtume & James Mason, and the mandatory jazz at the very end… TRACKLIST …

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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 Mixes
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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