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MIMS Guest Mix: Koichi Sakai (London / Tokyo, Olindo Records)

“This is a strictly vinyl-only mix of deep afro latin house and disco that you can relax to as much as dance to. I love percussive and jazzy music and always try to mix smoothly so the blends flow like a river. Hope you feel the vibe too.” London-based producer …

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Guest Mixes
Worldwide Sounds

MIMS Guest Mix: GUEDRA GUEDRA (On The Corner Records, Morocco)

Listen to an exclusive, Music Is My Sanctuary Mix from Moroccan DJ and producer Guedra Guedra, sound researcher from Casablanca, Morocco. His performances are a fierce blend between contemporary electronic rythms and traditional sounds from Morocco and Africa. Hailing from Casablanca, over the course of 60 minutes he’ll take you …

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24HOV

Audio Archive: 24 Hours of Vinyl – 20th Edition

Looking back at our 20th edition of the 24 Hours of Vinyl feels like ages ago. First weekend of March 2020 – ahhh the good ol days, back when everything still made sense. All kidding aside, we were quite lucky to have our event squeeze through one of the last …

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Guest Mixes
Worldwide Sounds

MIMS Guest Mix: TOM B’s “Léve Léve Mix” (France, Bongo Joe Records)

It is an absolute joy to welcome Tom B, France’s eclectic DJ with an eclectic touch. He’s been a purveyor of fine global grooves for over 20 years and has recently collaborated with the outstanding Bongo Joe label for a compilation titled “Léve Léve” which chronicles the sound of Sao …

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Worldwide FM x Music Is My Sanctuary Montreal Special

An absolute pleasure to host three sessions in collaboration with Worldwide FM live from Montreal at the Bakery Studio. Erica Mckoy is one of the hosts of the morning WW Daily show and after being big fans of her DJing and hosting it was great to finally connect in person. …

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Lexis' 2019 Advent Calendar

Lexis’ Advent Calendar 2019 – Forgotten Treasures ABC’s

Here is the final version of this 25 day music curation project. If you followed along from December 1st until now, I hope you made some lovely discoveries. If you are just catching up on it now, I would suggest you start today and run through the full list one …

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Lexis' 2019 Advent Calendar
Eclectic

Advent Calendar December 25th: Z

25 Days of Discoveries, 10 (old/rare-ish/slept on) tracks per day, 1 Letter. Forgotten Treasures hand-picked and presented by Lexis. Hope you enjoy some of these as much as I do! Day 25: Ze Rodrix, Zebra, Zito Righi, Zizi Possi, Zulema, Zoo, Zinja Hlungwani, Zomby, Zazou Bikaye, Ziad Al Rahbani Back …

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Lexis' 2019 Advent Calendar
Eclectic

Advent Calendar December 25th: Y

25 Days of Discoveries, 10 (old/rare-ish/slept on) tracks per day, 1 Letter. Forgotten Treasures hand-picked and presented by Lexis. Hope you enjoy some of these as much as I do! Day 25: Yamasuki Singers, Yabby You, Yennek, Yas-Kaz, Yesterday’s New Quintet, Yasuaki Shimizu, Yves Simon, Yoko Ono, Yoshio Ojima, Yusef …

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Lexis' 2019 Advent Calendar
Eclectic

Advent Calendar December 24th: X

25 Days of Discoveries, 10 (old/rare-ish/slept on) tracks per day, 1 Letter. Forgotten Treasures hand-picked and presented by Lexis. Hope you enjoy some of these as much as I do! Day 24: X-O-Dus, X-Men, X-Clan, Xanadu & Sweet Lady, X Ray Pop, Xiomara Alfaro, Xasan Diiriye, Xaba and the Natives, …

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Lexis' 2019 Advent Calendar
Eclectic

Advent Calendar December 23rd: W

25 Days of Discoveries, 10 (old/rare-ish/slept on) tracks per day, 1 Letter. Forgotten Treasures hand-picked and presented by Lexis. Hope you enjoy some of these as much as I do! Day 23: Witthuser & Westrupp, Wackies, Wendy & Bonnie, Was (Not Was), The Wizard & The Prince, Working Week, Walkin’ …

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Lexis' 2019 Advent Calendar
Eclectic

Advent Calendar December 22nd: V

25 Days of Discoveries, 10 (old/rare-ish/slept on) tracks per day, 1 Letter. Forgotten Treasures hand-picked and presented by Lexis. Hope you enjoy some of these as much as I do! Day 22: Vanessa Bell Armstrong, Voices of East Harlem, Vinicius (and Odette Lara), Vin Gordon, Vainqueur (and Substance), Vex’d, Vincent …

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Lexis' 2019 Advent Calendar
Eclectic

Advent Calendar December 21st: U

25 Days of Discoveries, 10 (old/rare-ish/slept on) tracks per day, 1 Letter. Forgotten Treasures hand-picked and presented by Lexis. Hope you enjoy some of these as much as I do! Day 21: Un Dos Tres y Fuera, Uptown Syndicate, Usje Sukatma, The Underwolves, Uku Kuut, Unfinished Business, Ultra-Red, UTU, Union …

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