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Guest Mixes

Guest Mix: BRYCE DAVID (Black Flamingo, NYC)

“I recorded this mix around Valentines Day with love on the brain, mostly putting together some street-soul and new jack then transitioning into boogie. It starts off a bit lounge leaning and then progresses into what one of my nights sound like in the basement of Black Flamingo as the …

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Crucial Material

Crucial Material – Best Releases Of The Week (September 24th, 2019)

Back at it again with your weekly roundup of unmissable albums and EP’s and reissue projects. As always we hope you make some nice discoveries and feel free to encourage these artists/labels if you do! Enjoy and have a great week. NEW EP’s & ALBUMS Joe Armon-Jones “Turn To Clear …

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Guest Mixes

MIMS Guest Mix: G L O W Z I (Montreal, Quebec)

We are very excited to welcome multi-disciplinary artist G L O W Z I, one of Montreal’s brightest rising talents. Despite only starting DJing a few years she is already one our local favorites. Her infectious energy, great music taste and solid skills behind the decks make her one of …

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Future Classics

Commodo “Rikers” (Deep Medi Records)

Dubstep kingpin Commodo shares his long-awaited Deep Medi two-tracker ‘MEDi104’ with the world this month, and today we are thrilled to be premiering highly-coveted A-side cut ‘Rikers’. Much like a slew of other iconic Deep Medi plates, this one has been dominating the dance, the airwaves and the OG forums …

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Music Documentaries

“Welcome to Hell” a mini-doc on the history of Memphis Rap

via @turismo4k: “90s Memphis rap has had a huge influence on the current state of both underground and mainstream hip hop. Internet music scenes such as Phonk, Cloud rap, Sad trap and Trillwave have been growing in popular rapidly in recent years and owe allot of their success to the …

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New Releases

Legendary Producter / Vocalist Steve Spacek Releases “Natural Sci-Fi”

Eglo Records are proud to present the second official solo album by the forward facing producer and vocalist Steve Spacek. The album, entitled ‘Natural Sci-Fi’ originally began production in 2005, shortly after the release of the now classic ‘Spaceshift’ album (which included the J-Dilla collaboration ‘Dollar’), but was never completed. …

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Future Classics

Kamaal Williams & K15 “Catch The Loop 1”

via Black Focus Records Side A K15 – The Return Tape Chopped up elements from The Return blended with other Kamaal Williams material K15 found online to build a sense of the album’s context and intentions. Side B Kamaal Williams – NTS Live Session Live performance at Flesh and Bone …

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Guest Mixes

MIMS Guest Mix: CLÉMENTINE (Chuwanaga Records, Paris)

Clémentine of Chuwanaga Records delivers a selection of grooves to shuffle and sway to. Feel good with this one! “In this mix I wanted to make a spontaneous selection that represented me at the moment. It’s a concentrate of music I love and I like to play, from Jazz-Funk, AOR, …

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Contests

CONTEST (FINISHED): Win A Vinyl Copy Of Claude’s “Future” EP On La Freund Recordings

Musical renaissance man Fulgeance lands on La Freund Recordings under his Claude moniker, and it could be yours… for free! It’s made for warm and cozy dance floors worldwide, flaunting two original cuts and two remixes from Duke Hugh and The Maghreban. Fulgeance aka Claude has been making music from …

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Playlists

NACHTBRAKER Selects: Foundational Albums

Amsterdam’s Nachtbraker, a good-humoured Dutchman with his tongue always firmly in cheek, has always refused to stick to the ‘sound du jour’ and the industry’s conventions, following his own path instead, continually willing to step out of his comfort zone. To put in context his recently released full-length “When You …

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Tribute Mixes

Tribute to Raphael Saadiq – Selected by Russ Ryan

“Raphael Saadiq is the Neo Soul and R&B producer, arranger and songwriter of a generation, yet criminally unsung. I simply wanted to shine a light on known, and some unknown, involvement of his in music over the years, from uptempo Soul of his own to his signature Two Step sound. …

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Future ClassicsInterviews

Lay-Far “War Is Over” (In-Beat-Ween Music)

Russia’s Alexander Lay-Far released his long-awaited third studio album “War Is Over” this past Friday on his own In-Beat-Ween imprint. The deeply personal, honest, and uncompromising album covers a lot of ground stylistically and shows a ton of versatility and musical knowledge. It makes sense that the album nods to …

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