James Brown’s Miso Soup Ad

Wow. Peep this 1992 Japanese commercial featuring James Brown the godfather of that Ramen Noodle thang!
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)


Future Classic: Declaime “Quartz” (prod. Georgia Anne Muldrow)

Next month, on July 12th, Dudley Perkins returns in raw rap form with a brand new Declaime album – Self Study, entirely produced by Georgia Anne Muldrow. The project is easily Dudley’s most focused effort since Holy...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)


Future Classic: Esperanza Spalding “Inútil Paisagem”

I just got reminded by my friend Jasmine De La Paz of how absolutely dope Esperanza Spalding is. When I interviewed Jose James two years ago he was telling about how talented Spalding is. Ohhh, and by the way, for anyone in Mon...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)



The Weeknd – “The Morning” Video

The Weeknd – The Morning (music video) from High Five Collective on Vimeo.
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)


Forgotten Treasure: Koop & Yukimi Nagano “Come To Me” (2001)

I have to admit that i’ve had sort of a crush on Yukimi Nagano for the past 4-5 years. She was a certain hot weirdo thing going on that I can’t deny! Most people will know her from her outstanding work with lo-fi el...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)


Future Classic: Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 “Rise”

As they say, it began in Africa! There is an important message in this song and you should pay attention to the lyrics. Don’t get too distracted by the infectious afrobeat groove! This is about the need for a people to ta...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)



Erykah Badu “Out My Mind Just in Time” Video

OUT MY MIND JUST IN TIME from Creative Control on Vimeo.
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)


R.I.P Gil Scott-Heron – movie “Originals”

Just got the very sad news. Gil Scott-Heron one of the most influential artists of his generation has passed away. I am extremely thankful to have seen him live at least once. I just can't believe it was only 12 months ago... v...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)


Dj Spinna’s Top 10 Sample Flips

Via EgoTripLand.com: Brooklyn’s finest is one of the globe’s greatest party-people-pleasin’ turntable technicians, as anyone who’s attended his renowned Stevie Wonder, or Prince vs. Michael Jackson tribute parties, or e...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)


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Forgotten Treasure: Handsome Boy Modeling School “The Truth”

Handsome Boy Modeling School was a collaborative project between renowned hip hop producers Dan the Automator (Gorillaz, Dr. Octagon, Deltron 3030) and Prince Paul (De La Soul, Gravediggaz, A Prince Among Thieves). The co...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)


Now-Again presents “True Soul Vol.1″

Deep Sounds From The Left Of Stax, Vol. 1 Advance sale on now. Official release date: June 21 Now-Again Records, in association with label-owner Lee Anthony, is proud to present the release of True Soul: Deep Sounds from the L...
by Lexis (MIMS Founder)