Karizma “Wall Of Sound” Preview & Interview

via R2Records: “Since his last studio album in 2009 Baltimore native DJ Karizma has been constantly touring the globe bringing his inimitable DJ sets to the people of Earth. Having finally got the urge to go back into the...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)


Future Classic: Osunlade “Yoruba Plays”

If you consider yourself a fan of real, deep, soulful house then you are most likely familiar with Yoruba. The label (run by Osunlade) has been around since 1999, putting out fresh vibes (often with a spiritual, jazzy and world...
by Doc'trin


Tribute to MOOD II SWING – Mixed & Selected by Lexis

When I announced I was doing a tribute mix about my favourite house production duo, I asked people to guess who it might be about. I got answers ranging from Masters At Work, Basement Boys, Burrell Brothers, Blaze, Basement Ja...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)



Forgotten Treasure: Tyree “Acid Over” Tyree’s Mix (1988)

A guaranteed late night stomper! 3 in the morning, Hunee on the decks at an after hour party in Montreal. It began with an acid bassline, and then the silvery piano stabs. I recall fellow MIMS collaborator Doc’Trin and I...
by Sandy Tea


Forgotten Treasure: Soho “Hot Music” (1990)

“Way back in 1994, when I was first cutting my teeth in the world of spinning house music, I picked up an LP from one of my favourite record stores (Inbeat R.I.P. ) called Hot Music by an artist named Pal Joey. The main r...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

The Mole "Lockdown Party" (DJ Sprinkles' Crossfaderama)

Future Classic: The Mole “Lockdown Party” (DJ Sprinkles’ Crossfaderama)

The bar had just closed it’s doors and I was packing up from spinning an 8-hour long R&B set. All this to say I wasn’t necessarily desperate to hear more music when my friend had commanded “Everyone stop everything, I...
by Doc'trin



Mix of the Day: Eddy Ramich “On A Rollercoaster Vol.4″

When I went to play at the Southern Soul Festival in Montenegro a couple weeks ago there was tons of people I was looking forward to meeting and Croatia’s Eddy Ramich was definitely one of the artists I was happy to final...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)


Forgotten Treasure: Sade “By Your Side” (Naked Music Mix #2)

My ears were first graced by the smooth and sultry voice of Sade at a very early age. My mother used to play “Diamond Life” on tape to lull me to sleep, and ever since, goosebumps rise whenever those vocal chords are struck...
by River Lance


Guest Mix #12: RIVER LANCE (Montreal)

Can’t say how proud we are of the young homie Lance. We love when new DJ’s come on the scene for the right reasons and start off with a respect for the craft of DJing. River Lance made the decision to start off by p...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)



Mix of the day: Andy Stott mix on Mary Anne Hobbs’ XFM Show

One of my favorite producers of the last 4-5 years jumps on the XFM airwaves and guests on Mary Anne Hobbs‘ excellent show. If you don’t know Andy Stott‘s work you can start by checking his absolutely killer n...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)


Mix of the Day: Mr. Beatnick “FACT Mix 383″

via FACTmag: “Mr. Beatnick always seemed, to us, destined to go down as one of those great underrated DJs – the sort of guy that half of London knows, and an even larger percentage of the city has danced to, but never q...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)


Forgotten Treasure: Chris Simmonds Project “Work It” – Mike Huckaby Remix (1993)

A UK producer, a Detroit remixer and a Canadian label. How did that happened? Before founding his label Cross Sections Records in 1994, Chris Simmonds was producing and operating Baby Blue Records. This label was specializing i...
by The RawSoul