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“Nothing Leaves The House” – a First Word Records Project

via First Word Records: “On a Saturday morning at the start of November 2013, First Word Records took 3 of our favourite producers out of London to spend the day browsing through the vinyl shelves of the biggest record nerd  Read more  »

Guest Mixes

MIMS Guest Mix: TALL BLACK GUY (Detroit, First Word Records)

We are really happy to present our fifth instalment of the MIMS Forgotten Treasure Mix Series. After great mixes from Zed Bias, Taku, Fred Everything, and Jesse Futureman, our fifth mix is by one of our favourite producers of the last couple  Read more  »

Guest Mixes

MIMS Guest Mix: TA-KU (Australia)

Brand new mix in our “Forgotten Treasures” series where we ask some of our favorite producers, DJ’s, people to give us a look into their personal record collection and influences. An eclectic trip full of little beautiful oddities and timeless  Read more  »

Karriem Riggins “Produced That” (Stones Throw Podcast)
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Karriem Riggins “Produced That” (Stones Throw Podcast)

via StonesThrow: Karriem Riggins, jazz drummer. He’s backed Hank Jones, Oscar Peterson, Milt Jackson, Donald Byrd and Ron Carter. He tours with Diana Krall, and recently collaborated with The Beatles’ Paul McCartney on his first studio release in five years.  But  Read more  »

Forgotten Treasures

Forgotten Treasure: Group Home ft. Guru “The Legacy” (1999)

Group Home is a hip hop duo, composed of members Lil’ Dap and Melachi the Nutcracker. They came to prominence as members of the Gang Starr Foundation. Lil’ Dap made his rhyming debut on Gang Starr’s 1992 classic Daily Operation  Read more  »