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Future Classic: Throwback Zack “Messages From the Stars”

For this week’s show, I had the immense pleasure to introduce a guest mix from Shred One (Cherries Records/Sweater Funk), who will be at the next Voyage Funktastique monthly night (in Montreal) on Saturday August 2nd, alongside Lexis, Dr.MaD and yours truly. I often keep songs that I dig on the side, so that I […]

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Mix of the Day: Seb Diamond & Kyle Kalma “Neon Podcast 11″

With only 1/3 of the summer left to go here is a mix you need to add to the “to-listen” pile, preferably on a sunny day. The mix is part of the NEON series, a collective who have been running some (most) of Montreal’s great electronic music events since 1998. Mix #11 in the series […]

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Future Classic: Jacob Collier “Don’t You Worry About a Thing” (Scott C’s GOODS Touch Up)

Music Is My Sanctuary presents this brilliant Scott C remix of Jacob Collier‘s “Don’t You Worry Bout A Thing”, a Stevie Wonder standard. from Scott C: “I discovered the Youtube life of Jacob Collier only about a month ago. This amazing 19 year old London-based musician has mastered a gang of instruments, and combined with […]

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Future Classic: Rollrgrrl “Repent”

I never thought I’d see the day where my friend’s mom makes it to the MIMS front page! Working hard as a hairdresser during the day, she slaves away at sluggish sizzurp-fueled beats after dark, desperately trying to overpower the harmful side-effects from old-lady perm fumes. It’s a hard-knock life, but someone’s gotta do it. […]

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Forgotten Treasures: East Flatbush Project “Tried By 12″ Remixes (1998)

When I was 17, I used to hangout with a guy named Fat Steve who lived in a suburb of Montreal called Cote-St-Luc. We’d chill in his bedroom at his mom’s house and listen to rap music after school. He had the fattest cat I’d ever seen in my life, and was obsessed with Quasimoto […]



 
 
 

 

EVRadio – Never Not Working (Nuff Respect)

Sad news… New York’s East Village Radio are closing down after 11 wonderful years. Very hard to believe, but we wanted to tip our hats to EVR and their amazing work. I’m especially sad that the Never Not Worki...
by Rahel

 
 

Future Classic: Bonnie Banane feat. Waltaa “Champs-Élysées”

Oh my gosh! The killer duo of Bonnie Banane & Walter Mecca are back with another dope jam just in time for the summer. If you remember last years’ glorious 90’s R&B inspired “Muscles” you know what to expect fr...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Future Classic: Brian Ellis “Love Is” Ft. Egyptian Lover (Voltaire Records)

It’s been another great week regarding Modern Funk discoveries, but I just couldn’t overlook Brian Ellis‘ new 45, now available on Voltaire Records. In last week’s edition of my Voyage Funktastique radio...
by Walla P

 

 

Guest Mix #26: HOTEL INTEROCÉANIQUE (Cologne, Germany)

Hotel Interocéanique presents “From Cumbia to India“ H.I. is a Cologne Based Clique of Djs & Musicians dedicated to Raï, Future Funk, Bollywood Themes and all kinds of other phonetical sweets from planet earth...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Future Classic: Dj Fudge & Hallex M feat. Omar “Simpatico”

There’s something about Omar‘s voice that just conjures instant sunny vibes. Yes, the man Omar Christopher Lye-Fook has been blessing beats with his amazing voice since 1985. A well respected veteran in the UK, he i...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

D’Angelo (2014 RBMA Lecture)

via RBMA: “D’Angelo opens up about his career in a rare extensive interview as part of Red Bull Music Academy Festival New York.”
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 

Mix of the Day: “100 Years Of Sun Ra : Beneath The Sun” by Jazz Amnesty Sound System

via J.A.S.S: “Today Earth celebrates 100 years with the spirit known as Sun Ra. he came to our planet and created the Arkestra to spread love and knowledge through his cosmic tones. They played the music of the cosmos, ja...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Future Classic: Proh Mic “Right On Time” (Cherries Records)

For this week’s show, I had Dr.MaD who came by to drop a few exclusives, so I had to be a little more selective with my tracks selection. I realized that I haven’t played one of my favourite 45′s : Proh Mic &#...
by Walla P

 
 

Guest Mix #25: HENRY WU (London, 22a Music)

We’re happy to present this exclusive guest mix coming from Henry Wu, part of the new wave of London’s electronic producers. I discovered him only a few weeks ago through his release on a mysterious label called 22a...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 

Mix of the Day: Gilles Peterson “75 Years of Blue Note”

As it celebrates its 75th anniversary, the legendary Blue Note jazz label gets its back catalogue tackled by the also quite legendary British DJ and Radio host Gilles Peterson. Lots of classics in the mix as well as a few forgo...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Future Classic: Eomac “Spectre” (KilleKill Records)

We don’t cover a ton of techno records and artists on MIMS but it’s certainly not because we don’t love it. We just like to highlight records that are as enjoyable in headphones as they are on a massive sound ...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

SNL with a Parody of the EDM World

The folks at SNL deliver a great parody of the EDM DJ’s and crowd. Yes we’ve all seen the real videos of these multi-millionaire DJ’s who don’t actually do anything. But what I like from SNL’s vide...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 

Guest Mix #24: B.BRAVO (Los Angeles, Earnest Endeavours)

Brand new edition in our great Guest Mix series following recent editions from Bolts, Dr. Kwest, Abjo, Waxist, XL Middleton and others. This one comes from LA’s B.Bravo! via RBMA: “B.Bravo brings a touch of lov...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 

Future Classic: Keats Collective “Volume 5″

I was preparing my weekly Voyage Funktastique radio show with the intention to play some of the records I bought last week-end in NYC, and Lillo Thomas’ (You’re A ) Good Girl was on deck, from the album Let Me Be Y...
by Walla P

 
 

Forgotten Treasure: J.J Barnes “You Owe It To Yourself” (1973)

I’m dedicating this write-up to Sam Shepherd (aka: Floating Points) as he’s set to spin a 5 hour set in Montreal this evening, which will most likely include (but not be limited to) quality gems from his enthusiastic and ex...
by Doc'trin