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VILIFY presents “My Favorite Hip-Hop Jams”

Montreal’s Dj VILIFY is best known for her in your face dubstep sets. But like any true music lover she has tons of other influences. she’s been known to drop jungle, drum n’ bass, breaks and even hip-hop in her sets. And no, i’m not talking about throwing the Dead …

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SCHLACHTHOFBRONX presents “Our Favorite Set Closers”

To give you all a little preview of their upcoming appearance in Montreal, I had a little chat with the Schlatchofbronx boys from Germany. Instead of doing a proper “where are you from” “how did you start in music” type of interview, I decided to ask them to be part …

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Hip-Hop

SCOTT C presents “My Favorite Dilla Beats”

Ask anyone in Montreal whose opinion is worth something and they’ll tell you that the biggest Dilla head in town has aways been Scott C aka the Incubator. And i’m not talking about since 2006. I’m talking about since day 1. Most of us Montreal DJ’s bought our first Dilla …

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ALTERED NATIVES presents “My Most Influencial Tracks”

2010 was a massive year for Danny Yorke aka ALTERED NATIVES. His two full lenght projects “Serial Vendetta” and “Tenement Yard” were pretty much game changers when it comes to dancefloor stuff. He brought back that warehouse rawness to UK Funky, Broken Beat and whatever he chose to touch. I’m …

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MusicIsMySanctuary’s Top 10 Records in 2010

Ok how about we clear something up right away. This is not a Top 10 to impress you with the obscure stuff i’ve been listening to this year. I’m just sharing the 10 records that I listened to the most this year… and even if i’m an über music nerd, …

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Beats Jazz

Lexis “My Playlist for Snowy nights in Montreal”

It’s that time of the year again. The first snowstorm of the year in Montreal. You can choose to be pissed that going to work or school takes 3 hours instead of 1 (hahah @ suburbs people!) or you can choose to enjoy the beauty of the first snow of …

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Hip-Hop

Lexis “My Favorite A Tribe Called Quest tracks”

When I heard that a documentary on ATCQ was coming out I completely lost my shit. They were without a doubt my most influencial group growing up… obviously i’m not alone, the Tribe have attainted the emblematic figure for the golden era of hip-hop in the 90’s. The rumours of …

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ROSKA presents “My Most Influencial tracks”

Roska is without a doubt the hardest working man in UK Funky. On top of running his label (Roska’s Kicks & Snares), having put together the best album of the genre (“Roska” out on Rinse), Roska is constantly busy on remix projects (Katy B, Untold, Modeselector, etc…) and with worldwide …

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ANDY WILLIAMS presents “My Favorite South African Tracks”
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ANDY WILLIAMS presents “My Favorite South African Tracks”

My good friend Andy Williams just finished his collaboration with the Pan African Space Station festival in South Africa. The P.A.S.S is an annual 30 day radio intervention and of course who better to represent us over there than the teacher himself. Andy has been hanging out with people like Dudley …

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Hip-Hop

DELA presents “My Favorite Slept-on Records”

Dela for those who don’t know him yet is one of the dopest French producers out there. He’s been doing his thing for a while now but 2009 was definitely a high point for the Paris-based producer; he put out an album on legendary Fat Beats Records with features from …

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POIRIER presents “My Favorite Ninja Tune Records”

I was talking with my Montreal homeboy Poirier about the significance of the 20th anniversary of the Ninja Tune label, family which he has been a part for a few years now. (His album “Running High” is still going strong by the way) So I started asking him what were …

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SCOTT C presents “My Favorite Slept-on Records”

Scott C also known as The Incubator is one of our favorite and most influencial adopted Montrealers. He is a music journalist, DJ, producer and host of The Goods night in Montreal.

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