Chi-Ali speaks out from jail

Really interesting interview with Chi-Ali, one of my all-time faves as a kid. I used to bump the “Fabulous Chi-Ali” cassette all day every day! Chi Ali was the youngest member of The Native Tongues that included De ...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

Black Milk - Album of the year

Future Classic: Black Milk ft. Royce & Elzhi “Deadly Medley”

Brand new album from Black Milk, Detroit’s heir to the king of the beats throne vacated by sir Dilla. I gave it a first listen and thought i’d share my favorite track so far. It features fellow Motor City cats Royce...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

Narcycist - Hamdulillah

Future Classic: The Narcicyst ft. Shadia Mansour “Hamdulillah” Video

Check out The Narcicyst ft. Shadia Mansour "Hamdulillah" Video. Great video from the adopted Montreal MC.
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)


J Period + John Legend Mixtape - Wake up

J.Period “Our Generation” Ft. Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth

Mixtape wizard DJ J.Period comes at you once again with a blast from the past! Much had been said concerning the feud between legendary producer Pete Rock and his partner C.L. Smooth the past few years but with the re-issue of ...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

Pete Rock - Mecca And The Soul Brother Deluxe

“Mecca And The Soul Brother” Deluxe Edition

The Deluxe edition of the "Mecca and the Soul Brother" by Pete Rock and C.L Smooth. The 1992 gets a beauty treatment. Get the info here.
by Fullrange

Barbershop Emcee's

Forgotten Treasure: Barber Shop Emcee’s “Music, Money & Women”

I was moving my records to my new place last weekend and I stumbled across that piece of wax that I found back in the day at Tabou Records (R.I.P) in Montreal on Ste-Catherine St. It was DJ Skeptik who introduced me to that tra...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)


Rubble Kings Movie Shane Nicholson

“Rubble Kings” movie : the birth of hip-hop culture

I’ve always loved documentaries, especially the ones where I can learn something. Here is one that reveals the history behind the birth of hip-hop culture. Produced by Shan Nicholson (http://shannicholson.com), Rubble Kings i...
by Fullrange


LEXIS presents “My Favorite Teenage Years’ Records”

Here are my 7 most influencial teenage years records. They aren't the rarest or most obscure, but back then I didn't care about that so much...!
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)


The Life and Encounters of Questlove

What does a genius drummer/producer do when he is bored? Questlove recounts his life and his encounters, it’s worth the detour. So much interesting peoples and stories ! A very good read. Follow this link to read Quest...
by Fullrange



Forgotten Treasure: Juggaknots “Leon Phelps”

Another forgotten little nugget of that real hip-hop shit from the Juggaknots from NYC. Really simple but oh so effective beat from producer Breeze Brewin off the Use Your Confusion (2006) record. And hmmm, well the title refe...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)


Sevdee’s 7 most slept-on albums

Sevdee aka 7D is my former “THE BRIDGE Fridays” partner. I love to Dj with him but also just to chitty-chat about music. We started talking about over looked records and all this time, I was taking notes! #1 Cee-Lo ...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)


Future Classic: Karma Atchykah “Deep” (prod. by Kenlo & Shash)

More hot Montreal shit! and cameos by lots of my good friends. (Whattup Kenlo & Dingo!)
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)