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Tribute Mix to LUKE VIBERT – Mixed by Lexis (on Ninja Tune / Solid Steel)

In Hour 2, to coincide with Luke Vibert playing at the last I love Acid and 20 years of releasing music, we feature a retrospective mix done by Lexis from the excellent Music is my Santuary. In his own words; “Doing a tribute mix to Luke Vibert and his multiple production pseudonyms is not a […]

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ONRA “An Introduction to Rap Français”

@OnraBeats: I grew up to French Rap even though I got into it a little after US Rap and R’n’B, mostly because it was hard to find in my countryside hometown. I’m glad I picked it up around the time where it was at its best though, perfectly synced with the golden era of its […]

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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 ( and you can tell right away that he has a […]

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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 […]

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Apollo Brown “Cigarette Burns EP” (Free Download)

via Mello Music Group: Two weeks from today Detroit producer Apollo Brown will be releasing his newest instrumental soundtrack Thirty Eight. The sound falls somewhere between the end of 70s heroin and the beginning of 80s crack, with all the cigarette burns and scratches intact. The technicolor journey begins today with a three track collection […]



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)



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)