Forgotten Treasure: Sumy “Funkin In Your Mind”

Forgotten Treasure: Sumy “Funkin In Your Mind” (1982)

Sumy’s Funkin In Your Mind is a great funky throw back tune for all you smooth 80’s boogie lovers. And if you can’t really get on board with this beat, you most certainly can’t argue with the album cover- it’s absolut...
by Devon Eve

 
 
Dam-Funk “The Crown” (1996 Cassette)

Dam-Funk “The Crown” (1996 Cassette)

Dam-Funk dug up a cassette home recording from ’96 called THE CROWN. Press play. No walkman required.
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
Classic Mixes: Paul Nice “Soul on the Grill vol.2″

Classic Mixes: Paul Nice “Soul on the Grill vol.2″ (2003)

Second instalment of my two favorite 80′s Boogie mixes called Soul on the Grill from NY’s Paul Nice, a name very well known by diggers but still somewhat slept on by the average listener. These Soul on the Grill mi...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 
Jorun Bombay’s “Rock The Discotek”

Jorun Bombay’s “Rock The Discotek”

Going back to my East Coast roots with this one. Jorun Bombay, in my mind, has been one of Canada’s best kept secrets. Well, he used to be anyways. When the likes of Jazzy Jeff is pushing your music on his mixtapes, you k...
by DJ EVO

 
 
Forgotten Treasure: The Jones Girls “You Gonna Make Me Love Somebody Else”

Forgotten Treasure: The Jones Girls “You Gonna Make Me Love Somebody Else” (1979)

Jon Dasilva & Maceo Plex’s Love Somebody Else is a supreme House remix of the 1979 R&B hit by The Jones Girls – You Gonna Make Me Love Somebody Else. I heard it on a Maceo Plex mix many months ago and all I had ...
by Devon Eve

 
 
Forgotten Treasure: Yvonne Gage “Doin’ It In A Haunted House”

Forgotten Treasure: Yvonne Gage “Doin’ It In A Haunted House” (1984)

This is a rare and humorous take on Michael Jackson’s Thriller, and is a Halloween boogie gem. Yvonne Gage’s Doin’ It In A Haunted House was released in 1984 on CBS Records/CIM, and is the absolute definition of a disco o...
by Devon Eve

 

 
Forgotten Treasure: King Tim III “Charley Says”

Forgotten Treasure: King Tim III “Charley Says” (1980)

King Tim III is considered by some to be the first ever recorded rapper (This has been argued and debated over the years). He first appeared on The Fatback Band‘s “Personality Jock” back in 1979, which peaked ...
by DJ EVO

 
 
Forgotten Treasure: Cloud One “Flying High”

Forgotten Treasure: Cloud One “Flying High” (1981)

If you’re into soul/disco/boogie etc, chances are you know Patrick Adams (or you just don’t know that you know him). Theoretically, a DJ could play entire sets exclusively comprised of Adams’ releases 1) without anyone no...
by Doc'trin

 
 
Forgotten Treasure: Lesette Wilson “Caveman Boogie”

Forgotten Treasure: Lesette Wilson “Caveman Boogie” (1981)

Pick by ANDY WILLIAMS (Montreal, Co-founder of The Goods) “Lesette Wilson was one of the first African-American electro-funk/rock producers, besides Nona Hendryx and Patti Labelle. She was the keyboardist for the famous ...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 
Forgotten Treasure: Belle Epoque “Miss Broadway”

Forgotten Treasure: Belle Epoque “Miss Broadway” (1978)

This track is a guilty pleasure and an absolute dollar bin treasure. One that always has dancers thinking that it’s this super rare and hard to find thing when it fact you’ve probably seen it a bunch of times in the...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
Forgotten Treasure: Sade “The Balearic Sound of Sade”

Forgotten Treasure: Sade “The Balearic Sound of Sade”

Perfect end-of-summer lover’s vibes: four suitably sultry Balearic tracks by Sade. The third offering from the indisputably Balearic imprint Sunkissed Records comes in the shape of four dreamy tracks from the sultry Sade ...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
MIMS “Forgotten Treasures Compilation #1″

MIMS “Forgotten Treasures Compilation #1″

We’ve been keeping this one on the hush for a while now. Originally it was a compilation given away with any purchase of MIMS merch (sweet t-shirts & record bags here). If you’re a MIMS faithful reader then you ...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)