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Future Classics

Agile Experiments “Bloom Anubis”

Dave De Rose and his co-conspirators have out-done themselves on this, their 8th album. A perfect meeting of jazz, improvisation, groove and electronics, with decidedly punk and psychedelic twists and turns Agile Experiments are essentially a different group on every record, and in the beginning every track could have a …

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Crucial Material

Crucial Material – May 1st, 2021

Another bumper edition of Crucial Material full of essential listening. Here are our favorite EP’s, Albums and Reissues of the past couple of weeks. As always we encourage you to buy digital or physical releases if you discover a release you love. Support artists and labels! JAZZ Natural Information Society …

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Future Classics

SOLIDARITY with UNIST’OT’EN

As musicians living in Montreal who recognize that this territory, historically known as Tiohtià:ke, was colonized and occupied, we felt the need to demonstrate our total solidarity with the Wet’suwet’en nation. Their ancestral territory, located in northwest British Columbia, has suffered for several years from the invasion of various oil …

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Exclusive Premieres

Exclusive Premiere: Anchorsong “Remedy”

We are very excited to premiere the forthcoming single from London-based Japanese artist Anchorsong. The MPC wizard enchants us on “Remedy”, weaving jazz elements with udu drum loops. Primed for both dancefloor damage and cerebral elevation, “Remedy” is due for release on April 20, ahead of upcoming fourth album ‘Mirage’ …

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Guest Mixes

MIMS Guest Mix: Footshooter (London, UK / Dance Regular)

We are very excited to present a slamming mix from London-based producer, DJ and musician, Footshooter. Following hot releases on Dance Regular, YAM Recordings and as one half of SAUL on Rhythm Section, Footshooter recently collaborated with Melbourne-based keys player, poet, singer, songwriter and producer Allysha Joy, on “Hibiscus”, a …

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Crucial Material

Crucial Material – April 12th, 2021

Another bumper edition of Crucial Material full of essential listening. This week’s edition proves again that there is still much to explore in the interplay between jazz and electronic music, new forms and old ways, from Kaidi Tatham’s keys & drum programming to Damon Locks coupling live jazz and sampled …

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Guest Mixes

MIMS Guest Mix: Cyclonix (Nottingham, UK / Little Red Hand)

John Wilcox aka Cyclonix is a producer of electronic music based in Nottingham, England. DJ for 17 years and producer for 10. His taste for over 20 years has included everything from funk, soul, hip hopl to broken beat, deep house and techno. This wide variety is reflected in his …

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Exclusive Premieres

Exclusive Premiere: Agile Experiments “Bloom Anubis”

MIMS is extremely excited to premiere the punk and funk edged jazz banger that is “Bloom Anubis” by the Dave De Rose led Agile Experiments. Dave De Rose has spent years self-releasing solo albums while working for the likes of Moloko, Mark Ronson & Mulatu Astatke. In 2016 he inadvertently …

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Crucial Material

Crucial Material – March 29th, 2021

Another bumper edition of Crucial Material with some killer releases across the board including a potential album of the year from Floating Points, Pharoah Sanders & London Symphony Orchestra. But there’s a lot more music demanding our attention too. Here are our favorite EP’s, Albums and Reissues of the past …

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Exclusive Premieres

Exclusive Premiere: Anushka “Speak To Me”

Hyped to premiere this summer-ready jam by Brighton’s own Anushka. “Speak To Me” feels like electronically enhanced future soul for the dancers and roller skaters. Out 25th March, “Speak To Me” follows “You My Love” – their first release with Brighton-based label Tru Thoughts – which received support from our …

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Crucial Material

Crucial Material – March 17th, 2021

Another bumper edition of Crucial Material with some killer releases across the board. Here are our favorite EP’s, Albums and Reissues of the past week. As always we encourage you to buy digital or physical releases if you discover a release you love. Support artists and labels! JAZZ Nubiyan Twist …

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Aural MoodMIMS Shows

AURAL MOOD #03 — Winter 2021 (Hosted by Honeydrip)

The third installment of Aural Mood bears the theme: Anger. This mix is for the angry, frustrated, and fed up. A blend of punk, techno, drum and bass, and hip hop makes this mix perfect to vent to. Montréal has been on lockdown for weeks. Winter and isolation have been …

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