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Future Classic: Kenlo Craqnuques “Chaude chaleur”

Usually when it comes to picking tracks / records for our Future Classics & Forgotten Treasures section we like to give the piece some context and explain why it touches us so much… But F*** it. Today is sunday, it&#...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Future Classic: Booty Based Mob “Volume 2″

With their second installement, the Booty Based massive brings a boatload of based beats that resound through your sound system with the unmistakable thump they’ve made their name on. Showcasing some of MTL’s bright...
by DJ Asma

 
 
Kenlo Craqnuques Tomates

Future Classic: Kenlo Craqnuques “Tomates”

Just a few days before christmas and Kenlo Craqnuques, one of our favorite producers on our little planet hits us up with a brand new volume in his series of coloured themed plates. And like everything else he releases, it̵...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 
“PIU PIU” Documentary : Exploring the Montreal Beats Scene

“PIU PIU” Documentary : Exploring the Montreal Beats Scene

Today is a pretty special day for us at MusicIsMySanctuary. We are having a release party for a project we’ve been working on for a little while now. The idea was to do a documentary on the actual state of the Montreal beats ...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
“PIU PIU Documentary” – Exclusive Free Beatape

“PIU PIU Documentary” – Exclusive Free Beatape

Well, it’s finally time to tell you about a project we’ve been involved in for a couple months now. We are helping put together a documentary on the on the very inspiring beat scene we have in Montreal these days. I...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
Future Classic: Kenlo Craqnuques “Forêt Boréale Mixte”

Future Classic: Kenlo Craqnuques “Forêt Boréale Mixte”

Our man Kenlo Craqnuques keeps up the crazy pace we’re now used to from him. In fact, probably the only guy dishing out the niceness at this frequency is someone I like to compare Kenlo to a lot, the Beatkonducta known as...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 
Future Classic: Monk.E “Né au Bronx”

Future Classic: Monk.E “Né au Bronx”

In 2007, multidisciplinary artist/contemporary troubadour Monk.E quietly dropped his sophomore set Entre Mektoub et Autodestruction. It documented his transition from vandal to visionary and the path undertaken in order to brid...
by Markings

 
 
Spotlight: Kenlo Craqnuques

Spotlight: Kenlo Craqnuques (Quebec / Montreal)

Download the complete Craqnuques collection from KENLO. Noir, Orange, Rose, Mauve, Bleu
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
Monk.E & Sola “Voir ton Soul” Production by Kenlo

Monk.E & Sola “Voir ton Soul” Production by Kenlo (Video)

Montreal you don’t stop! Seriously I’m getting artistic seizures from all the treasures coming out of this city. Monk.E, the well-known Montreal visual artist and MC just dropped an amazing new video “Voir ton soul” pro...
by MF Gold

 

 
Lexis “Un Mixtape nommé Piu Piu”

Lexis “Un Mixtape nommé Piu Piu”

MIMS & 10kilos.US & ArtBeatMontreal presents: The Rough Guide to what we affectionately call PIU PIU music. TRACKLIST 01. Intro – 1m36s d’extase (Presque Gratis) 02. Kenlo Craqnuques – Jeudi – 01...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Kenlo Craqnuques “Jeudi / Picots Cheapos”

It’s the return one of the 2 kings of the “piu piu” wave (the other being VLooper). Kenlo Craqnuques is one of our best and most original beatmakers in Quebec and Canada. He gets love from heads from Japan to ...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
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Kenlo Craqunuques – Soucoupe Volante Mutek 2011

2011 is a big year so far for my good homie KENLO. He is no longer the favorite producer of a few heads in Montreal and Quebec. He is starting to get some major love from right here which is always important to get from your ho...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)