Dj Mixes

Eastern Europe Jazz Mix – Andy Williams (J.A.S.S)

A new chapter in the J.A.S.S series of truly amazing mixes. The Jazz Amnesty duo of Andy Williams and Luv has been making some heads turn across the globe! But this mix right here is a solo flight by captain ANDY WILLIAMS. An excursion into one of my favorite destinations for …

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Guest Mixes

Guest Mix: ANDY WILLIAMS (The Goods, Montreal)

Considering how much we love it, we don’t have nearly enough reggae on MIMS. To solve that problem, we knew the perfect person to call. One of the most important and most respected Montreal selectors:  Andy Williams, co-founder of The Goods and the Jazz Amnesty Sound System project. Andy is truly …

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MIMS Lists

“My Favorite Record Stores” by ANDY WILLIAMS (Montreal)

In honor of all the great record stores in the world still doing their (essential!) thing. We asked some of our favorite artists out there to give us a little run down of their personal favorites. Here are some of ANDY WILLIAMS‘ personal favorites. Favorite Hometown Record Store : Phonopolis, Montreal …

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99% Canadian Jazz Set by Andy Williams (Jazz Amnesty Sound System)
Dj Mixes

99% Canadian Jazz Set by Andy Williams (Jazz Amnesty Sound System)

For the last Jazz Amnesty Sound System mix of 2011 Andy Williams helps usher in the winter chill with a fine selection of rare Canadian jazz cuts. Spanning the years from 1969 to 1988 these northern lights shine. Proving once again that even though jazz music was birthed in the …

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Oscar Peterson – Top 7 Picked by Andy Williams

I thought I’d point out that a very important event is happening tomorrow in Montreal. A giant mural by Montrealer Gene Pendon (one of the founders of HVW8) honouring Montreal jazz legend Oscar Peterson. It will be unveiled in front of of the Peterson family, the mayor of Montreal and …

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Dj Mixes

The Jazz Amnesty Sound System (Andy Williams + Dj Luv)

The Jazz Amnesty Sound System (or J.A.S.S.) is run by Montreal djs Andy Williams & sweet daddy luv. With an honest admiration, appreciation and awe for the dedication and skills of its honored players, these veteran selectors delve deep into the rich history of jazz in an attempt to weave …

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20 Questions with Andy Williams (via Kokolo’s Blog)

Since I am throwing an event with Andy this week (featuring our guest, the awesome Quantic – details here) I figured i’d share this great interview of Andy by Ray Lugo of the great Kokolo band (check out their blog here). A great look into one of our most cherished …

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

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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Dj Mixes

Andy Williams chilling at the studio

My good friend Andy Williams who just celebrated his birthday last weekend came by my studio for a little session but mainly just to hang out, talk and have a few drinks.

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Exclusive Premieres

Exclusive Premiere: Zeitgeist Freedom Energy Exchange “Candy Flip”

Zeitgeist Freedom Energy Exchange is the meeting point of improvisation and dance music. Headed up by drummer Ziggy Zeitgeist, a staple of the Australian music scene, most prominently touring and recording with Melbourne Nu-Soul/ future-jazz collective ‘30/70’. Ziggy’s music has already been championed across the breadth of the jazz and …

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T Williams – FACT Mix #294
Dj Mixes

T Williams – FACT Mix #294

When I come across an all vinyl mix, the likelihood of me listening to it goes up by 100%. The fact that this one comes from UK underground guru T Williams made it a no brainer. And this one is reFRESHing. Navigating through classic house, broken-beat future jazz, and UK …

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Tumbao Radio

Tumbao Radio – Show #06 “Caribbean Funk” (Hosted by Tumbao)

Tumbao Radio’s 6th instalment is a musical tour of the Caribbean. From Haitian Kompa to Trinidadian Calypso, the music of these culturally porous island nations represents a stew of African and Latin influences topped with funky flavours. In addition to the Tumbao crew’s selections, this mix is infused with rare …

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