DJ Shadow & DJ Krush “Mo’ Wax Tour 1994″
Mix Of The Day
Beats

Classic Mixes: DJ Shadow & DJ Krush “Mo’ Wax Tour 1994″

One for the history books!!! 20 year old classic mix from 1-9-9-4… We love live sets from back in the day because we know there is no “cheating” involved. More focus on the music itself, programming and general vibe and a little bit less of technical prowess. Amazing lost session …

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Future Classics
Beats

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, …

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Future Classics
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Future Classic: Ohbliv “MindGarden”

With Ohbliv, there is no wrong. The Virginia producer has released some gems in the past, including tapes like “Ritual Swing” and “Raw Oasis“. But on MindGarden, Ohbliv takes it a step further and tries to combine ambient music with soul samples while effortlessly balancing vibrancy with relaxing and oozing …

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Future Classic: Matthewdavid “In My World”

Signed to Flying Lotus’ Brainfeeder label, Matthewdavid is one of the upcoming beatmakers that I’ve been paying attention to as of recent, and about a week ago, he released an eclectic new album called “In My World.” Out of the tracks from the album, the self-titled track caught my ear …

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Forgotten Treasures Mixes
Beats

KIDKANEVIL “Forgotten Treasures Mix #17″

(picture by Dan Medhurst) It’s been a little while but we are back with another mix in our “Forgotten Treasures” series. It’s all about giving artists, whose music we love, an opportunity to showcase some of their influences or gems they don’t get an opportunity to play in their live …

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Guest Mix
Beats

Guest Mix #27: LAURENT FINTONI (Original Cultures, Italy/UK)

Great new guest session coming from Laurent Fintoni, music journalist and member of the Italian / UK based label Original Cultures. From Laurent: “This mix is a representation of the music and artists we’ve released, supported and worked with at Original Cultures since our beginnings 6 years ago. The idea …

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Future Classics
Beats UK Garage / Dubstep

Future Classic: My Dry Wet Mess “Laptop Lapdance EP” (Fine Grains Records)

Fine Grains Records, one of our favourite new labels around  are back with their third official EP. After two amazing 12′s from OL & ¥oin and Cain, they really caught the attention of lovers of electronic music that can move butts in the clubs but also can be as enjoyable …

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Future Classic: Iman Omari ” Vibe Tape +​+​+​(​3)”

Iman Omari is one of those people who is able to really embrace different genres of music and make it sound raw and authentic. I remember listening to “ESC Vol 2” for the first time and being blown away by the effortless experimentation with jazz, hip-hop, soul and even R&B. …

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Forgotten Treasures
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Forgotten Treasure: Dr.Who Dat “Beat Journey” (2006)

There was a time in the mid 2000s where experimental hiphop was blossoming. Instrumental albums were popping up left and right and Dilla and Madlib were establishing their place in the left field beat pantheon. The broken beat scene was also emerging and Houston producer Jneiro Jarel aka Dr.Who Dat …

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Guest Mix
Beats House / Techno

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 Music which pressed only 100 copies of both of their first releases. …

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Mix Of The Day
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Mix of the Day: The Cooks “MTL-DELI” (Montreal Beat Scene SpeciaL)

Delis are a both a part of Montreal’s history (iconic spots like Schwartz’s & Wilensky, RIP Ben’s) and remain city’s number one tourism draw. I could not find a better analogy for this incredibly solid All-MTL mix by The Cooks (Kramos and MIMS’ own Yung Gayance), the regular cast of …

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MIMS Lists
Beats Soul

ASMA “My Favourite G.A.M.M Release”

For me the discovery of the GAMM label came as a total shock and was frankly overwhelming. I was not that invested in the electronic scene early on as a DJ, but the tracks highlighted here are what made this amazing label’s strength: a variety of styles and influences that …

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