Dj Mixes
House / Techno UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Jamie XX Essential Mix – BBC Radio 1

I’m usually not the biggest fan of producers and artists making DJ sets. As someone who doesn’t produce but spends most of his waking hours researching music I’m just not that impressed with sets that feature tracks that came out in the last 2 weeks. Not very impressive. I do …

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Forgotten Treasures
UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Forgotten Treasure: El-B “Serious” Zed Bias Remix (2000)

If you are a regular MIMS reader you know all about my undying love for UK Garage and 2step. And if you know about that you probably know that El-B and Zed Bias are my favorite producers on the rougher side of those riddims. I also love tons of others …

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Future Classics
Soul UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Future Classic: Ben Westbeech “Something For the Weekend” (+ Roska Remix!)

It’s only Monday morning, but in the good spirit of making it alive to friday afternoon, Ben Westbeech, one of our favorite dudes, is offering his new single from the very anticipated upcoming LP to drop on Strictly Rhythm. and the Roska Remix! [soundcloud url=”http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/20280685″] . The full Something For …

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Future Classics
UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Future Classic: Sepalcure “Love Pressure” (Remixes)

What an absolutely ridiculous remix EP right here! Hotflush Records have put quite the team together to remix Sepalcure’s already classic EP even though it came only about a year ago. Sepalcure (Machine Drum & Braille) get the refix treatment from 5 of our favorite artists in cutting edge dancefloor …

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Future Classics
UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Future Classic: Swing & Skip #002

True story about this one: Good homie and head of the Swing and Skip label HGLDT gave a copy of the white label to Julio Bashmore when I was playing with him this summer, but for some reason the vinyl ended up in my pile and I found it a …

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Future Classics
UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Future Classic: Pangaea “Hex”

Just a couple of days ago I was sharing the new Breton EP with the Girl Unit remix as a “Future Classic” selection and now yet again more fire from the same label, Helmlock out of London. This time it’s an absolute burner from the man who calls himself Pangaea. …

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Future Classics
House / Techno UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Future Classic: Breton “RDI” (Girl Unit Remix)

I’ve been playing this track a lot lately and since I get asked everything what it is, I thought I’d share it with you all. When it comes to underground music I am still a huge believer in the power and the trust in quality labels. Hemlock is certainly one …

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Future Classics
House / Techno UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Future Classic: Machine Drum “Sacred Frequency”

Before I get into this – does anyone else think ‘Sacred Frequency’ is such a great title? It sounds like a track Underground Resistance would have made back in the day. Seriously though, Travis Stewart, a.k.a. Machinedrum has been on fire recently and just dropped 4-track EP on Planet Mu …

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Future Classics
UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Future Classic: SBTRKT – LP

Big big one right here! SBTRKT‘s been making some major noise these past year with one of the most polished interpretations of the UK dancefloor bass-isms. It’s no surprise that his work is just so well produced when you know of his previous background under his slightly less mysterious moniker. …

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Future Classics
UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Future Classic: Jack Dixon “Seventy Six” Original & Sepalcure Remix

I didn’t mean to feature two Sepalcure related tracks back to back (following last week’s Braille‘s EP), but it’s not like I have control over these things. I mean did you plan what music you’d listen to today when you picked out your outfit this morning? I hope not, because …

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Future Classics
House / Techno UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Future Classic: Braille “The Year 3000/Leavin’ Without You”

It was love at first hear. I’m talking about Braille‘s Leavin’ Without You. Back in early May I didn’t even get to hear the full track, all I got was about 1-2 minutes of snippet on the Rush Hour website. But that was enough for me to fall for it …

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