ChairmanMao MIMS Lists

CHAIRMAN MAO (NYC, Ego Trip) “My Favourite Record Stores”

To celebrate this year’s Record Store day, we asked a few of our favourite music heads around the world to share a few of their digging spots. This one comes from CHAIRMAN MAO, one of the pillars of the New York music scene with his fine work for the mighty EGO TRIP, RBMA to go along […]

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Mix of the Day: “The Dockery Juke Joint” by Asma & Yes McCan

The Dockery was a Mississippi plantation widely regarded as the birthplace of Delta Blues one of the earliest forms of african-american cultural expression. A style of music that was born from the swealtering heat and raw untammed soil took the pain and suffering of daily toil and pressed it unto &* rpm records. The contribution […]

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Future Classic: KV Records Presents “A Vibe Story – 2014″

KV Records is a label out of France conducted by Kool Vibe. With four releases strong, it’s becoming quickly one of the finest purveyor of authentic yet contemporary 90′s influenced House music imprint. But this is no surprise. One listen at Kool Vibe mixes (https://soundcloud.com/kool-vibe) and you can tell right away that he has a […]

Antal MIMS Lists

ANTAL HEITLAGER (Rush Hour) “My Favourite Record Stores”

To celebrate this year’s Record Store day, we asked a few of our favourite music heads around the world to share a few of their digging spots. This one comes from ANTAL HEITLAGER, one of the founders of RUSH HOUR in Amsterdam, one of the best little record shops / labels in the world. Small but deadly! […]

omunit MIMS Lists

OM UNIT (London, UK) “My Favourite Record Stores”

To celebrate this year’s Record Store day, we asked a few of our favourite music heads around the world to share a few of their digging spots. This one comes from OM UNIT, one of the our favourite artists and one of the most versatile producers around! Favorite Hometown Store: ALAN’s RECORDS (London) 218 High Rd, East […]


 
 
 

 

Forgotten Treasure: Temptations “Message From A Black Man” (1969)

I was listening to this record yesterday so I thought i’d share my favorite cut from it. The Temptations were the definitive male group from the 60′s and “Puzzle People” marks the end of that golden era ...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Haiti Stand-Up Video Quebec Tribute

Very good and timely tribute to all the people of Haiti who have endured a very rough 12 months to say the least. Several Quebec hip-hop artists combined forces to mark the very sad one year anniversary of the earthquake. Obvio...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Forgotten Treasure: Abe Duque & Blake Baxter “What Happened?”

This is another one of my classic tracks that I wasn’t sure I wanted to share!! It’s one of my treasures that every time I play there are always people walking up to the booth to ask a track ID… Well here it i...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 

HIP HOP WORD ASSOCIATION Collage – Chopped Herring 2011

Pure pure geniusssness right here! Found this on Turntable Lab, one of my daily addictions.
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Guest Mix #04: DJ DRM & CAPTAIN PLANET (NY)

Dj DRM head honcho of BASTARD JAZZ & BSTRD BOOTS, one of our favorite labels, recently laced us up with this super dope guest mix. I’ve been a fan of BSTRD for a while now and just this year I charted 2 of their track...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Music Is My Sanctuary – Show #42

Damn. 2011 Already? Sounds a bit surreal doesn’t it? Podcast #42 does sound a bit weird to me too! Can’t believe I already did that many of them… Anywhoo so happy all of you seem to like it! It’s what ke...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 

Bill Hicks (1961 – 1994)

Yeah this has nothing to do with music but still, I thought i’d share this for people who don’t know Bill Hicks. I recently caught this documentary on him and I gotta say I was pretty floored. He was a genius and di...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Future Classic: Nite Jewel “It Goes Through Your Head” (Dam-Funk Remix)

Dam-Funk gets on the boards and gives the remix treatment to fellow L.A artist Ramona Gonzalez aka Nite Jewel. All the fans of stuff like Chromatics, Caribou, Four Tet, Onhotrix Point Never should definitely check out Nite Jewe...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

SP-1200 USB Drive

Ok there are hundreds of cool USB keys shaped into ridiculously awesome things. I have the USB humping dog. Essential. But I just might have to cop this one. I mean for any self-respecting music nerd this is an absolute must! F...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 

Forgotten Treasure: Mad Lion “Take it Easy” (1994)

This one’s for the rude bwoyyys! Love those classic mid-90′s hip-hop / reggae productions. Stuff like “Don Dada” from Supercat, Louie Rankin‘s “Typewriter” and this super dope track fro...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

You Better Think Twice

Even though sampling sources are always a great discussion and quest for any respecting hip-hop head I don’t do very much of that stuff on the website. Probably because tons of other websites do a really good job of focus...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Dj Lexis – Live NYE 2011 Set (Parts 1 & 2)

We have posted the full 7-8 hours of music from our NYE event with London’s Altered Natives but since some people have been asking me I figured i’d post my own two parts, and most importantly the tracklisting. I rea...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 

BBC present the sound of 2011

The wait is finally over, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) have selected the top 5 of the year’s most promising new artists worldwide (with a little UK penchant). First conducted by the BBC News website in 2003,...
by Fullrange

 
 

Future Classic: Jose James “Vicadin”

José James began the process of creation of “Blackmagic” with Los Angeles beat mangler Flying Lotus (Warp / Brainfeeder) in April 2008. Throwing all their ideas between east and west coast, this duo has produced a...
by Fullrange

 
 

Ted Williams – the Man with the golden voice

With the insane speed that internet content moves around you probably have heard about this by now. If you haven’t check it out for yourself. Awesome stuff. And by the way… the Cleveland Cavaliers have just offered ...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)