rfox

MIMS’ Guide to Mutek 2012

Every year in Montreal, Mutek kicks off what we call the “festival season” but it’s also one of the signs that summer is finally here! When you’re a kid in Montreal, summer is official once they open pub...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
24 Hours fo Vinyl #4

24HOV – 4th Edition Recap

Pfewwww. Another edition of our beloved 24 Hours of Vinyl events has passed. The 4th edition was broadcasted in a new venue and mostly with DJ’s who hadn’t played the event yet but the feeling I think we all have lo...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
MIMS’ 24 Hours of Vinyl – 4th Edition

MIMS’ 24 Hours of Vinyl – 4th Edition

MusicIsMySanctuary.com in collaboration with ScionSessions.ca presents 24 HOURS OF VINYL #4 - Lineup to be posted soon. In partnership with: Tonton.ca 10Kilos.Us Amir (NY, Wax Poetics) Zattar (Ottawa, Timekode) Tazz (Tsuba Reco...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 

 
Azamat B (Boomclap, Montreal)

Guest Mix #08: AZAMAT B (France)

We’re really excited to share with you an exclusive mix from one of Montreal’s most talented DJ’s. Our homie Azamat B. is the Boomclap Soundcrew’s French connection. Imported from the beaches of southern Fra...
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)

 
 
Forgotten Treasure: Shades of Culture “Mindstate”

Forgotten Treasure: Shades of Culture “Mindstate” (1998)

So I went to the 2nd edition of the Montreal Hip Hop Awards last night and found myself feeling pretty confused about the Montreal Hip Hop scene. It seems we all have our own definition of what Hip Hop is, which is to be expect...
by MF Gold

 

 
Show Review: The Goods (April 28th 2012)

Show Review: The Goods (April 28th 2012)

We rarely do reviews of shows or personal recaps of a gigs here. But every now and then, a special night comes along that reminds you why you started doing this in the first place. Why you are always very patient with so-so gig...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
MIMS 5 Year Anniversary Night @ Montreal Jazz Fest

MIMS 5 Year Anniversary Night @ Montreal Jazz Fest

July 7th, 2012 @ S.A.T (1195 St-Laurent Blvd.) Presented by the Montreal Jazz Fest Electric Wire Hustle (New Zealand, BBE Records) Developing their own sound and twist on modern hip hop, psychedelic and soul Electric Wire Hustl...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
Future Classic: Dead Obies “Collation vol.1″

Future Classic: Dead Obies “Collation vol.1″

Dead Obies you’re killing me! I honestly can’t even listen to anything else since I coped this free album on bandcamp this Saturday morning. I’m talking the kind of album that you immediately transfer to your iphone, ipod...
by MF Gold

 

 
MIMS x The Goods

MIMS x The Goods

For those of you in Montreal it’s no secret that The Goods is our favorite monthly night and has been for a long time now. Everytime I get asked or interviewed for something I always say that it’s the one night that...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
Guest Mix: Poirier “Masala Mix”

Guest Mix: Poirier “Masala Mix” (2005)

Brand new old mix by Poirier, good homie of the extended MIMS family and creator of very influential nights in recent years : “Bounce Le Gros” at Zoobizarre and “Karnival” at Belmont. Although Poirier is...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)

 
 
24 Hours of Vinyl #3 - The One Tash

24 Hours of Vinyl #3 in Pictures

The third edition of the 24 Hours of Vinyl was another great success and we think we have a bit of a movement going on here. Over 4,000 listeners from all over the world tuned in to every show! Check out the pictures of the 3rd...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)