Tommy Kruise “Memphis Confidential Vol. 1″

Tommy Kruise “Memphis Confidential Vol. 1″

The most pleasant surprises always come out of left field. When I first met Tommy Kruise, I knew him on a street level as a degenerate skater and All-City Chilleur. Never could I have imagined he’d be at the forefront of a movement in the musical realm. Let it be …

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Boogat “Moviembre”
Video Digs

Boogat “Moviembre”

A lighthearted video my big brother assembled to promote his latest single, produced by tropical basshead G-Flux. Proceeds from the song will be donated to the Movember Foundation, or you can make a direct pledge to Boogat‘s MoBro profile by clicking here. You can also stream and purchase the single …

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Future Classic: Dr. MaD “South EP”
Future Classics
Beats

Future Classic: Dr. MaD “South EP”

Brand new EP from one of our favorite up and coming producers who also happens to be our good Montreal homie and Alaiz crew member: Dr MaD. The Doc definitely gives the Alaiz crew its soulful side as is confirmed by his own definition of his sound: “Jazz is my mom. Hip-Hop …

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MIMS Monthly Party in Montreal
Events

MIMS Monthly Party in Montreal (Saturday September 15th)

After years of considering it we finally gave in to the temptation and started the first official regular Music Is My Sanctuary night. What a better way to kick things off than with the amazing time we had at the first edition in August. The place was packed. Lexis & …

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MIMS’ 24 Hours of Vinyl – 5th Edition

MIMS’ 24 Hours of Vinyl – 5th Edition

5th Edition of our day long vinyl marathon! Live on www.24hoursofvinyl.com September 1st, 10pm – September 2nd, 10pm (Eastern Time) DJ Lineup to come

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Happy 10th Anniversary to THE GOODS!

Happy 10th Anniversary to THE GOODS!

Today Montreal’s beloved GOODS monthly night turn 10. And in nightlife years, that’s the equivalent of about 50. Before we even talk about the level of quality that the night has maintained let’s bow down to the fact they’ve been doing it for 10 years which is already an achievement …

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Future Classic: EMAN & VLooper “E.M.M.A.N.U.E.L”
Future Classics
Beats Hip-Hop

Future Classic: EMAN & VLooper “E.M.M.A.N.U.E.L”

We are not the kind of website that posts about a record 5 minutes after getting the info about a new release. We like to let the music sink in and actually, you know, listen to it a few times? But in this case, we started working on it as …

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Future Classic: Nomadic Massive “SUPAFAM” Mixtape
Future Classics
Hip-Hop Soul

Future Classic: Nomadic Massive “SUPAFAM” Mixtape

Holy Smokes, where do I begin?! Well first off the concept is genius. Anyone who’s ever seen Nomadic Massive live knows that they roll deep in Supafam from actual members to local associations to international connections to die-hard devotees. Playing tribute to that element of their appeal was a wonderful …

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MIMS Monthly Night

We’re very happy to announce that after a few years of thinking about it, we are starting our very first Music Is My Sanctuary monthly night. Great to have a home where we can share great music with great people! First one is August 11th @ Belmont (in Montreal of …

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Future Classic: Hesk “I Wonder”
Future Classics

Future Classic: Hesk “I Wonder”

I’m sure you’ve all experienced this: the joy of listening to a song for the very first time and immediately falling in love with it. I’m talking about the ones that only take a maximum of 5 seconds for your mind, body and soul to convene and announce it’s unshakeable …

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Dj Lexis – Radio Interview on CIBL (101,5 FM in Montreal)

Lexis – Radio Interview on CIBL (101,5 FM in Montreal)

This week i’m doing a few radio interviews to promote the 5th Anniversary of MIMS and the big party we are throwing on the closing night of the Montreal Jazz Fest (Details here). Émilie from Electrons Libres, really one of the best radio shows in Montreal, asked me to bring …

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Jazz Amnesty Sound System #23
Mix Of The Day
Jazz

Jazz Amnesty Sound System #23

This Jazz Amnesty Sound System mix is dedicated to the institution of the big band within the legacy of jazz, spanning the years 1935 to 2009. Unleashing these caged jazz orchestras from their vinyl grooves is always a pleasure and a great way to start the summer with some swing. …

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