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Future Classic: AKUA x Black Milk “Puddles”

OkayPlayer and OkayAfrica launched an awesome project a few months back called the Player Xchange, which is a videos series where they link an African artist with an American artist to write and record an original song. I was a...
by MF Gold

 
 
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Mix of the Day: HouseShoes “King James Version”

via Redefinition Records: “House Shoes presents The King James Version Chapter One: Verses One – Four (2LP, Black Vinyl Mixtape) Follow HouseShoes on Soundcloud: @houseshoes This is a lovingly and expertly construct...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Future Classic: Ohmega Watts “Pieces of a Dream”

The ever so talented Ohmega Watts, as of today, has dropped his newest album, “Pieces of a Dream” on the highly lauded indie label, Mellow Orange Music. After a thorough listening of the album, one can conclude that...
by DJ EVO

 

 
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Dudley Perkins “Foot Surgery” (prod. Kankick)

via MelloMusicGroup: “Dr. Stokley. So old school and still so cool. Holistic healer for the dark heart. Stimulator of the mind. Inoculating you with sharp darts. Old dirty record addict. Heads have been waiting 4 years fo...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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“The Unseen” Documentary on Detroit Hip-Hop Producers

I’m stood in the middle of some sweatbox club on the Brighton seafront. On stage, three of Detroit’s finest are putting the finishing bars to Game Over by Dabrye. At the end of the track, DJ Dez cuts the music and P...
by Cal

 
 
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Forgotten Treasure: Chuck Small “U Got Nothin’ Coming” (1989)

West Coast Hip-Hop, Compton; 1989. Perhaps the first names that came to your mind are: Dr. Dre, Snoop Dog, Ice Cube, Eazy E, Compton’s Most wanted and stuff. But if you go further in your searching, then you’ll find treasur...
by Flovin

 

 
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Mix of the Day: “The Best of Big Pun” mixed by Mr. Cee

Big Punisher was the complete MC. Lyrics, humour, imagery a great voice and an undeniable flow. He left us too soon but he has a legacy of bangers and ridiculous featurings which make for one of the strongest discographies in h...
by DJ Asma

 
 
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Mix of the Day: SchmitzCutz “FuckYeahRealRap! #2″

Very nice mix by SchmitzCutz from Düsseldorf (Germany) for the Rap lover in you. “FuckYeahRealRap! #2″ contains dope remixes of 90′s classics combined with some new rap joints. From Jamal, Biggie, Mobb Deep a...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Quasimoto “Catchin’ The Vibe”

via Stones Throw: “Quasimoto’s “Catchin’ the Vibe” was released on the album Yessir Whatever produced by Madlib. We set out to film the video for “Catchin’ the Vibe” in Quasimot...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 
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The Story behind Jeru & Dj Premier’s “Come Clean”

via the good folks at EGOTRIP “It wasn’t really East versus West, it was fake versus real.” So says Jeru the Damaja about his rugged, no holds-barred “Come Clean” in this Complex TV presentation on the making of...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Mix of the Day: Phonographe Corp “Colonie de vacances – Été 2013″

Really nice mix from our good friends from France at Phonographe. Definitely a must to bring on your next road trip! From Phonographe: “We recently reached 6000 fans on our Facebook page. To be honest, we would never have...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Mix of the Day: Pipomixes “SP-1200 Volume 2″

I first heard Pipo’s SP1200 mix vol1 a long time ago back when digging for breaks/samples was the main focus and 90′s hiphop ruled my listening landscape. 10 years later and a lot has changed, pipo has kept the same...
by DJ Asma