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May6

The Office Playlist – Week of May 6th

Our Friday Favourites playlist is back. After a brief hiatus, we’re excited to announce that we have moved into new offices at ArtGang in Montreal in which we share a space with 2 of our best working partners: The TONTON web agency which redesigned the MIMS site a few years …

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Future Classics

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Future Classics
Worldwide Sounds

Future Classic: Throes + The Shine “Wanga”

Portugese/Angolan quintet Throes + The Shine drop their third album Wanga this week, a fusion of alternative guitar rock with kuduro, the genre that put Angola on the map. Rooted in the national Angolan music of semba, and catapulted to international popularity by Buraka Son Sistema, kuduro was born out of …

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Forgotten Treasures

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Forgotten Treasures
Soul & Funk

Forgotten Treasure : The Dukes “Bugatti & Musker” (1982)

Although they penned hits for mainstream artists like Sheena Easton (Modern Girl) and Air Supply (Every Woman In The World), the British duo known as «The Dukes» (Dominic Bugatti & Frank Musker) spent the early 80’s mostly in the background. Finally with the help of acclaimed producer Arif Mardin, they …

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