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Exclusive Premiere: Dolenz feat. Steve Spacek “Kuntur”

We are very excited to premiere “Kuntur”, the sublime new collaboration with rising beat maker, Dolenz, and legendary vocalist, artist and fellow beat maker, Steve Spacek, for D-Bridge’s long-running Exit Records. “Kuntur” begins with a steady, echoed clap, before the bubbling, growling synth bass and lush rhodes-like keys follow, leading …

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HIP-HOP & BEATS — 2021 ∞ Future Classics

Selections from the last few weeks up until the start of this year, hand-picked by the Music Is My Sanctuary team. Updated often-ish. Check out our Rap & Beats 2021 Future Classics selections below. Disclaimer: Streaming platforms are great for discovering music and listening on the go, but don’t get …

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Exclusive Premiere: Telemakus “Stoplight” (feat. Bastrd)

MIMS is excited to premiere the original and off-kiter grooves of “Spotlight”, by young Calfornian beat maker, Telemakus, in collaboration here with drummer/producer bastrd. “Stoplight”, the second single from Telemakus’ forthcoming record “The New Heritage”, showcases the artist’s more experimental side. Fusing mixed metered drum patterns with angular chord stabs, …

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Exclusive Premiere: Thijsenterprise “Y Y Y”

What do you get if you mix Pharoah Sanders, A Tribe Called Quest and The Contortions? The answer could be Thijsenterprise. The Dutch, Barcelona-based saxophonist and producer impressed and loosened joints with his 2020 ‘Lahringen’ LP. On the eve of his digital and very limited lathe-cut follow up album, ‘Three …

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Exclusive Premiere: Matt Wilde “October”

MIMS is excited to share the refreshing piano-led jazz meets hip hop sound of “October” by Mancunian keyboardist and producer Matt Wilde. Taken from his debut EP ‘Believe in Things’, released May 28th on Root Records. ‘October’ is a reflective piece, balancing longing piano motifs with bass synths and the …

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Exclusive Premiere: Edseven “I Need You 2” (ft. Tan Brown & Phat Kat)

Now THIS is a jam! Fresh from the Inner Tribe, Sydney DJ/producer Edseven drops a sweet but heavy collaboration with NYX-based vocalist Tan Brown. Featuring Phat Kat. Nuff said. An undeniably addictive slice of neo soul. Tan Brown’s sweet vocals provide the perfect counterpoint to Edseven’s heavy but modern beats. …

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Exclusive Premiere: Shamis & Rebiere “Rock It For Ya”

MIMS is excited to share the online premiere of Shamis & Rebiere’s “Rock It For You”. This groovy little number aims to capture the growing longing to dance freely, and somehow finds sweet spot between modern funk, boogie and house. The laid back, mid-tempo drums, synth chords and soulful instrumentation, …

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Exclusive Premiere: DayKoda ft. Block Mameli “Green Leaves”

MIMS is delighted to premiere “Green Leaves” by Milan-based producer, DayKoda, featuring the rhymes of Block Mameli. “Green Leaves” is the first new track extracted from DayKoda’s second full-length album ‘PHYSIS’, a meticulous beat-work that unravels through the jungle, steady and rhythmic with its shred light drums and jaunty samples. …

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Exclusive Premiere: Rela & Beka Gochiashvili “YYY”

Jazz piano prodigy Beka Gochiashvili and beatmaker Rela combine talents to produce a delightful selection of juicy beats for Australia’s young but prolific Inner Tribe label. We’re pleased to announce their forthcoming ‘Amsterdam Beat Tape’ with a premiere of opening track, “YYY”. Beka is a proud Georgian and one of …

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Exclusive Premiere: Guedra Guedra “Purple Ambergris”

We are extremely excited to premiere a rare mellow outing from On The Corner’s secret weapon Moroccan producer Guedra Guedra, taken from a forthcoming dubplate and digital missive, due to drop on December 1st. Guedra Guedra released one of the most sought after leftfield dancefloor EPs of the lockdown period …

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Exclusive Premiere: Ahu “I & I” (Edseven Remix)

MIMS is excited to share Ahu’s “I & I”, remixed by Edseven; an addictive slice of soul over hip hop beats that brings to mind classic trip hop, whilst sounding fresh at the same time. Taken from Ahu’s forthcoming ‘Platonic’ EP on Inner Tribe. Released on October 30. A Red …

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Exclusive Premiere: Glenn Astro “MoStLy Gh0sTlY

MIMS is excited to premiere “MoStLy Gh0sTlY”, one of our favourite cuts from the forthcoming Glenn Astro album on Tartelet Records. Reminiscent of the ATCQ-sampled Red Clay, it certainly has a nostalgic tinge to it for golden age hip hip and perhaps even the early mutations of jungle and drum …

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