MIMS Lists

Top of 2013 – Best Albums & Singles from MIMS Writers

Best of lists are always quite the daunting task but as music lovers it’s one of the best times to the year to super charge your music discoveries by reading tips from some of the best music heads out there. So, without further ado here is the top 5 tracks / albums from most of the MIMS Writers’ team.

LEXIS

[one_third]Lexis[/one_third]

[one_third]Top Tracks of 2013
Swindle – Running Cold
Machinedrum – Don’t 1 2 Lose U
Dj Vas – The Price
ChromadaData – Closer
Omar – The Man[/one_third]

[one_third_last]Top Albums of 2013
Quasimoto – Yessir Whatever
Karizma – Wall Of Sound
Thundercat – Apocalypse
Machinedrum – Vapour City
The Internet – Feel Good
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ASMA

[one_third]DJ Asma[/one_third]

[one_third]Top Tracks of 2013
Blu & Madlib – Burgundy Whip
Prodigy & Alchemist – Give’em Hell
The Posterz – Bass Song
Kaytranada – At All
Pusha T – Numbers on the Boards[/one_third]

[one_third_last]Top Albums of 2013
Dead Obies – Montreal $ud
Obia & Cotola – Le Théorème
Los Sospechos – Postales (Soundtrack)
DJ Day – Land of a 1000 chances
Kaytranada – Remix EP[/one_third_last]


DEVON EVE

[one_third]Devon Eve[/one_third]

[one_third]Top Tracks of 2013
The Mole – Lockdown Party (DJ Sprinkles Crossfaderama)
Missy Elliot – Sock It 2 Me (Kaytranada Remix)
Om Unit – Deep Sea Diver
Lion Babe – Treat Me Like Fire
Dave DK – Palmaille[/one_third]

[one_third_last]Top Albums of 2013
Moodymann – ABCD
Machinedrum – Vapor City
Motor City Drum Ensemble – Send A Prayer
Martyn – Newspeak
Jessy Lanza – Pull My Hair Back
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SANDY TEA

[one_third]Lexis[/one_third]

[one_third]Top Tracks of 2013
Florian Kupfer – Feelin
Galcher Lustwerk – Put On
Nautiluss – Zero Gravity
Paul Hill – Need Me Some U
MGUN – Bean Chirp[/one_third]

[one_third_last]Top Albums / EPs of 2013
KMFH – The Boat Party
Fred P – BQE
Moodymann – ABCD
Levon Vincent – Rainstorm II
Floorplan – Paradise
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AIE CHAT

[one_third]Aie Chat[/one_third]

[one_third]Top Tracks of 2013
Jelacee – Wing Chun.
D’Angelo ft. Method Man & Redman – Left & Right(Moodprint remix)
Amalia – One
Jose James- Vanguard (fLako remix)
KenLo Croqnote – Dehors[/one_third]

[one_third_last]Top Albums of 2013
Samiyam – Wish You Were Here
Thundercat – Apocalypse
Cosmic Composition Avant Garde Series Vol.3: Sun Ra
Sango – North
Noo Bap – クラウド移動[/one_third_last]


EVO

[one_third]DJ Evo[/one_third]

[one_third]Top Tracks of 2013
Theo Parrish & Tony Allen – Feel Loved
Shy FX & Liam Bailey – Soon Come
Motor City Drum Ensemble – Send a Prayer Pt.2
Zara Mcfarlane feat. Leron Thomas – Angie La La (Yoruba Soul Mix)
Tie: Gregory Porter – Liquid Spirit & Titeknots – Wordy[/one_third]

[one_third_last]Top Albums of 2013
DJ Day – Land of a 1000 Chances
Lord Echo – Curiosities
Karizma – Wall of Sound
Lady – Lady
Tie: Kon – On My Way/Thundercat – Apocalypse
[/one_third_last]


MARKINGS

[one_third]Markings[/one_third]

[one_third]Top Tracks of 2013
KenLo Croqnote – Dehors
Sikh Knowledge featuring Shogun and Humble The Poet – Butane (C4H10)
Cyril Hahn – Perfect Form (Kaytranada Remix)
Chance The Rapper featuring Nate Fox & Lili K. – Pusha Man
Hiatus Kaiyote – Shaolin Monk Motherfunk[/one_third]

[one_third_last]Top Albums of 2013
Alaclair Ensemble – Les Maigres Blancs d’Amérique du Noir
A K U A – One’s Company
Janelle Monae – The Electric Lady
Prodigy & Alchemist – Albert Einstein
Danny Brown – Old[/one_third_last]


CALLUM LIDDLE

[one_third]Maxime Robin[/one_third]

[one_third]Top Tracks of 2013
Lone – Airglow Fires
Cassie – Numb
Busta Rhymes featuring Q-Tip – Thank You
Sir OJ – Directions (New York New York)
Blu – Comfy in the Truck (Bolts Remix)[/one_third]

[one_third_last]Top Albums of 2013
Ka – The Night’s Gambit
Boards of Canada – Tomorrows Harvest
Knxwledge – Kauliflowr
Quasimoto – Yessir Whatever
Earl Sweatshirt – Doris[/one_third_last]


NICO BOESTEN

[one_third]Nico Boesten[/one_third]

[one_third]Top Tracks of 2013
Black Coffee featuring Soulstar – Rock My World (Jullian Gomes Remix)
The Internet – Dont’cha
Cherokee featuring Darianna Everett – Don’t Matter
MNEK vs Disclosure – White Noise (Full Crate & FS Green Remix)
Keishaleisha – Should I (New Brazilian Orchestra, Häzel)[/one_third]

[one_third_last]Top Albums of 2013
Justin Timberlake – The 20/20 Experience
Tyler The Creator – Wolf
The Internet – Feel Good
Dam-Funk & Snoop Dogg – 7 Days Of Funk
Jimmy Whoo – Chambre 51[/one_third_last]


DOC’TRIN

[one_third]Doc'trin[/one_third]

[two_third_last]Top Tracks of 2013
DJ Koze – Ich Schreib’ Der Ein Buch 2013 (featuring Hildegard Knef)
Pusha T – Numbers On The Boards
Floorplan – Never Grow Old
The Mole – Lockdown Party (DJ Sprinkles Crossfaderama)
Mark De Clive-Lowe & The Rotterdam Jazz Orchestra – Relax…Unwind[/two_third_last]


MF GOLD

[one_third]MF Gold[/one_third]

[one_third]Top Tracks of 2013
Kaytranada – At All
Ciara- Body Party
A K U A x Black Milk – Puddles
The Foreign Exchange – Call it Home
Alaclair Ensemble – Pomme[/one_third]

[one_third_last]Top Albums of 2013
Hiatus Kaiyote – Tawk Tomahawk
Janelle Monae – The Electric Lady
Vox Sambou – Dyasporafriken
Justin Timberlake – 20/20 Experience
Foreign Exchange – Love in Flying Colours
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Lexis

Lexis

Montreal-based DJ and the founder MusicIsMySanctuary.com (2007) and 24 Hours of Vinyl (2011).