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Mix Of The Day
Soul

Mix of the Day: Priceyall “Play Mama’s Boy”

Just in time for mother’s day, here is a mix from Brooklyn’s (by way of Grand Rapids) Priceyall who always comes correct with the themed mixes. There are no shortage of songs to pay tribute to our moms and here are some of the best! Mother’s Day – 24 Carat Black …

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MIMS Lists
Beats Soul

ASMA “My Favourite G.A.M.M Release”

For me the discovery of the GAMM label came as a total shock and was frankly overwhelming. I was not that invested in the electronic scene early on as a DJ, but the tracks highlighted here are what made this amazing label’s strength: a variety of styles and influences that …

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Flying Lotus “Lovers Melt #1-2-3″ (Free Download)
Mix Of The Day
Beats Soul

Flying Lotus “Lovers Melt #1-2-3″ (Free Download)

Download Flying Lotus’ “Lovers Melt” mixes. Perfect mixes for the summer time, featuring a selection of known as well as rare tracks, from the L.A. producer and DJ. Another mix for your summer some things you know some things you may not love – @FlyingLotus “Lovers Melt #1″ Lovers Melt …

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Future Classics
Beats Soul

Future Classic: Diggs Duke “Offering For Anxious”

We last spoke with Diggs Duke in May (interview link) and are thrilled to hear that he has since been signed to Brownswood Recordings. His debut release, Offering For Anxious, is a collection of songs both old and new, though for listeners who have never heard Diggs’ music before, all …

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24 HOV Mixes
Boogie / Funk / Disco Disco Soul

24 Hours Of Vinyl #9 Sets: RAHAAN (Chicago)

Set recorded during the 9th edition of the 24HOV event in Montreal. (@ Le Bleury) Presented by Mixcloud & 101 Apparel Download Link If you need track ID’s simply leave your request in the comment field. Check out all the pictures from 24HOV #9

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Future Classics
Soul

Future Classic: King Most – Edits & Remixes

I was checking out the recent charts post and I noticed SanFran’s King Most added his suggestions. That’s when I realized that MIMS’ fam expanded wide and that good taste was only a few degrees of separation apart. The homie Most has been putting together stellar mixes with partner in …

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Guest Mix
Boogie / Funk / Disco Disco Soul

Guest Mix #21: WAXIST (Lyon, Red Stripe Disco)

Brand new edition in our great Guest Mix series following recent editions from Bolts, Dr. Kwest, Abjo and others. This one comes from WAXIST, our cousin from across the pond in France. We first heard of him through his great Red Stripe Disco mixes and then found out he also …

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Future Classics
Soul

Future Classic: Mister Jason Has A Posse (DJ Format’s “A-Z Of Classic Breaks” Remix)

The drumbreak is the cornerstone of record digging, beatmaking and general vinyl nerdery. Well this DJ Format track is the epitome of break mixing; literraly covering the lexicon of classic drumbreaks. Each letter of the alphabet is associated with one or more drum break and an MC performs alphabetical aerobics …

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Forgotten Treasures
Soul

Forgotten Treasure: 94 East “If You See Me” (1975)

  Below are the liner notes from Numero Group‘s 94 East chapter of Purple Snow: Forecasting the Minneapolis Sound. “If You See Me” is also available on 45″. “Pepé Willie was more of a sapling than a seed when he arrived in Minneapolis in the early ’70s. Raised in Brooklyn, …

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Soul

“The Real Nina Simone” 1968 Interview in Down Beat Magazine

Enjoy this long lost interview with Nina Simone from 1968. Great read! via Down Beat Magazine (January 1968): I heard Nina Simone for the first time in person in October at the Village Gate. Impressed, I readily agreed to the suggestion of an interview by a press representative of the …

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MIMS Lists
Soul

DOC’TRIN presents “Top 10 For Lonely Lovers III”

Once again it’s time for the Top 10 gems for Lonely Lovers by Music Is My Sanctuary’s Doc’trin. The third instalment is a great list of lovey jams of all eras & genres. Check it out! Linda Perhacs – Chimacum Rain They say it takes a lifetime to make your …

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Video Digs
Soul

Unsung Documentary: Gil Scott Heron – A Poet, A Prophet and a Pioneer

The revolution will be not televised is an amazing mini-documentary about the life of a prophet, poet and great musician: the late Gil Scott-Heron. Presented by TVOne as part of the Unsung series, the great interviews in the doc, help us to keep memory of Scott-Heron alive and remind us …

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