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“Nothing Leaves The House” – a First Word Records Project

via First Word Records: “On a Saturday morning at the start of November 2013, First Word Records took 3 of our favourite producers out of London to spend the day browsing through the vinyl shelves of the biggest record nerd we know – the incomparable Mr Thing. This was the culmination of an idea that first […]

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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 (https://soundcloud.com/kool-vibe) 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 […]


 
 
 

 

Forgotten Treasure: Tina Moore “Never Gonna Let You Go”

UK and Dubstep heads need to brush up on their history…. This is one of the earliest and most important tracks of the 2 step movement. There is a good interest in old-school UK Garage right now, but before giving it yet a...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
 

“New York Minute” … aNYthing can happen

ARTE presents ‘New York Minute’, a six part miniseries by Mathieu Rochet and Nicolas Venancio. This web series takes you on a journey of various local moments that make New York so unique and magical. Here a little preview ...
by Fullrange

 
 

ROSKA presents “My Most Influencial tracks”

Roska is without a doubt the hardest working man in UK Funky. On top of running his label (Roska’s Kicks & Snares), having put together the best album of the genre (“Roska” out on Rinse), Roska is constant...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 

Gregory Issaacs R.I.P

One of most beautiful voices in Reggae has passed on. Gregory Issaacs also known as the Cool Ruler will be missed from all reggae lovers. “I deliver messages like a postman delivers mail, not knowing exactly what’s insi...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Aloe Blacc presents “A Take Away Show”

Here are four beautiful live performances by Aloe Blacc and The Grand Scheme, both shot in Paris, France. The first video includes “Hey Brother” and the instant classic “I Need A Dollar” at a restaurant ...
by Fullrange

 
 

The most sampled drum break ever.

Narrated by Nate Harrison, this 2004 documentary explains the remarkable story of the “Amen Break”, a six-second drum sample from a 1969 funky song called “Amen Brother” by The Winstons, that literally revolutio...
by Fullrange

 

 

The Rent Is Too Damn High!

Wow!!! This is what happens when you go on vacation and take an internet break. You miss out on all sorts of awesomeness and you feel left behind! Well, if you haven’t seen it yet this is Jimmy McMillan who is a candidate...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Future Classic: La Melodia “Give it Up”

‘Give it Up’ is the official video for the first single of the ‘Electronic Love EP’ from La Melodia, which was released on September 9th, 2010. Representing Amsterdam, La Melodia is an hip-hop duo that includes MC Melod...
by Fullrange

 
 

ANDY WILLIAMS presents “My Favorite South African Tracks”

My good friend Andy Williams just finished his collaboration with the Pan African Space Station festival in South Africa. The P.A.S.S is an annual 30 day radio intervention and of course who better to represent us over there t...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 

Forgotten Treasure: Zapp “Computer Love”

Ultimate gangster lovin’ right here. Keeping in mind this track was released in 1984, if Roger Troutman and his talkbox only knew how much computer lovin’ was coming. Come to think of it what the hell where they ta...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Alaclair Ensemble “Fussy Fuss” Video

Boom Boom Clap! Alaclair Ensemble take it to the dark alleys for this one. This is for everyone who thought they were jokesters, this is real shit son! For anyone who don’t know about them, they are a Quebec & Montrea...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Inner City Ballet / Turf War

Super fresh dance video. Halfway between krump and contemporary dance this is a true ghetto ballet!
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 

Banksy x The Simpsons

Check the contreversial Simpsons video opening created by UK graffiti artist, Banksy.
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Native Instruments “Maschine”

Native Instruments presents Maschine 1.5, an amazing tool for producers. MPC-style drum programming, sequencing, sampling and so on.... Dope!
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

DELA presents “My Favorite Slept-on Records”

Dela for those who don’t know him yet is one of the dopest French producers out there. He’s been doing his thing for a while now but 2009 was definitely a high point for the Paris-based producer; he put out an album...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)