Forgotten Treasures
Hip-Hop

Forgotten Treasure: Cunninlynguists “Seasons” ft. Masta Ace (2003)

This track was stuck on repeat for about 3 days last week. A real gem from much underrated rap group Cunninlynguists on their second record called SouthernUnderground. On ‘Seasons’ the crew with tha Masta Ace get on a reminiscent tip while RJD2 drops gliding cinematic flow with bubblin’ beats and …

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Music Documentaries

Poirier ft. Boogat “Que Viva” Video

Just in time to declare the harsh Montreal winter as officially over Poirier releases the video for one of the most succesful tracks from his 2010 Juno Nominated record titled “Running High”. Poirier is one of the guys who reps the hardest for his home base of Montreal and while …

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Hip-Hop

Mobb Deep “Shook Ones” finally uncovered!

Finally the sample behind one of the hardest and grimiest beats of the 90’s has been uncovered. Mobb Deep’s “Shook Ones pt.II”, the mother of all classics if you wanna stab someone in an alley. Apparently, the archeological find was made by Bronco from the awesome sampling site called The-Breaks.com …

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Beats

Kenlo Craqnuques “Turquoise”

[sws_facebook_like href=”http%3A//www.facebook.com/MusicIsMySanctuary” showfaces=”false” width=”200″ height=”25″ action=”like” layout=”standard” colorscheme=”light” font=”arial”] [/sws_facebook_like] Brand new heat from Kenlo Craqnuques, one of the most talented beatmakers, well… pretty much anywhere to be honest. This is 7th installement of the interstellar adventures known as the Craqnuques Color series. There is mad love worldwide for the …

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Future Classics

Future Classic: DNTEL “Enya Mixes”

If you’ve been following my site for a little bit, you know that i’m very iffy on the whole beat tape stuff and especially with mash ups or remix projects. I think about 5-10% of them sound like they took more than a day to be made. I’m really liking …

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Forgotten Treasures
Hip-Hop

Forgotten Treasure: Saukrates / Choclair “21 Years / Father Time” (1995)

Ok, this is the first of what I hope to be weekly theme oriented “Forgotten Treasures” selections. Starting things off nicely with long forgotten CANADIAN gems. We gonna bring heat from all angles and show you all that there tons of dope shit that came out of here. So here …

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MIMS Lists

SCHLACHTHOFBRONX presents “Our Favorite Set Closers”

To give you all a little preview of their upcoming appearance in Montreal, I had a little chat with the Schlatchofbronx boys from Germany. Instead of doing a proper “where are you from” “how did you start in music” type of interview, I decided to ask them to be part …

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Fullrange’s Sexy Soul | Volume Trois
Dj Mixes
Hip-Hop Soul

Fullrange’s Sexy Soul | Volume Trois

This is the third cloudcast of my sexy soul selection. This mix featured the soulful and sexy voice of James Blake, Jamie Woon, Jamiroquai, Mayer Hawthorne, Quadron, Nina Simone and Kissey Asplund. Big up for the two Canadian include in cloudcast: The Weeknd and Shad. Incredible hip-hop production from France …

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Future Classics

Future Classic: MonoPoly “Manifestations EP”

I am working on a strictly beats mixtape for a radio show right now and although I really love that stuff, I find it’s really one of the genres that has the most really generic and forgettable stuff. Don’t get me wrong, I love that abstract space age hip-hop meets …

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Future Classics
Beats Hip-Hop

Future Classic: Shash’U “Untitled #1”

Montreal is on a tear these days! There are tons of dope MTL producers peaking right now and are just ready to blow up! I knew that Shash’U was doing good things from little bits I heard here and there but the homie finally gave me a beat tape at …

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Future Classics
Beats

Future Classic: Take “Only Mountains” Remixes

Been hearing about this project from a few friends for a little bit now. Really happy to see Take‘s record get the remix treatment from some of the baddest producers out there! We did a show with Take in Montreal last year and he was absolutely amazing. Great producer, great …

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Future Classics
Beats

Future Classic: Dorian Concept “Her Tears Taste Like Pears” EP

After producing one of the standout tracks for Ninja Tune’s 20th anniversary boxset and wowing audiences at a variety of “Ninja XX’ shows, plus appearing on keyboards in Flying Lotus’ band and appearing with a string section at the Royal Albert Hall, Dorian Concept is ready to release his first …

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