Future Classics
Broken Beat UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Swindle “No More Normal” (Brownswood)

Anyone in North America who needs a 30-minute snapshot of what is popping off sonically TODAY in multicultural Britain needs to buy the new Swindle record. Seriously. In 11 songs, this London-raised producer, scores a soundtrack to the most diverse and influential music scene that consistently supplies the world with …

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Broken Beat

Exclusive Premiere: Karmasound “Can See Thru You” (Sean McCabe Broken Mind Remix)

Hot off the back of a well-received debut 12” – ‘Probabilidades’ EP – published on Phuture Shock Musik some 10 months ago, Damián Botigué aka Karmasound returns to deliver his follow-up release on the Bristol label, by name of ‘Can See Thru You’. For this second outing, the Barcelona-based producer …

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The Official MIMS Charts
Broken Beat House / Techno

Club Sounds – The Best Tracks of 2018

What a year it’s been! An absolutely incredible one filled with new talents and musical forms as well as older voices and musical nods to previous musical movements. We picked through some of our highlights of the year, hopefully you discover a few artists that might have slipped past your …

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Future Classics
Broken Beat Jazz

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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Exclusive Premiere: Ben Hauke “Movin’ Broke”

The young South East London producer Ben Hauke takes us on an epic sonic excursion with a four track sampler on the CoOp’s “Coopr8 Records”. “Movin’ Broke” is driven by crunchy MPC beats laced with obscure and dusty Puerto Rican breaks mashed with Brazilian, and Cuban crate digs delivering Ben’s …

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Exclusive Premiere: Neue Grafik “Bed Stuy’s Mood (Danvers Remix)”

Following on from their three highly-acclaimed CoOp Presents ‘Selectors Assemble’ compilation EPs from the past year, the genre-pushing crew has now begun to focus on some of the individual talents from the ever-evolving movement. With their foundation expanding internationally, they invite Paris-based talent Neue Grafik into the fold. Showcased here, …

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Beats Broken Beat

Exclusive Premiere: Paper Tiger “An Ancient Secret”

‘An Ancient Secret’ is a first taste of what’s to come from Paper Tiger’s third album “Rogue Planet”, due for release in the spring of 2019 on Wah Wah 45s! Just like the quantum leap from debut long-player to sophomore album, and despite the band’s continued fascination with space travel, …

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Exclusive Premiere: Danvers “I Can’t Let Him Know”

Fetch some Piña Coladas will ya!? The latest EP from Bruk-pusher Danvers coming soon on Boogie Café holds onto summer heat and will definitely fire up a room when called upon. With ‘I Can’t Let Him Know’, you already know what it is – soulful vocals, warm-as keys, shufflin’ percs and …

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The Official MIMS Charts
Broken Beat House / Techno

Club Sounds Top 30 – The Official MIMS Chart

Brand new tracks for the dance hand-picked by the Music Is My Sanctuary team, updated weekly! (Cover Photo: Theo Parrish by Bruno Destombes) In today’s times, access to new releases and information has never been easier. Because of this one can’t help but feel overwhelmed by the seemingly infinite amount …

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Exclusive Premiere: Haze City “Amor Do Verao” (Cassé Records)

‘Amor do Verao’ is a Brazilian flavoured Broken Beat track that is inspired as much by Azymuth as it is by Kaidi Tatham. Drum samples provide a steady drive for cool Rhodes keys and growling Moog bass melodies creating a warm-up atmosphere to set the stage for a night of …

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Exclusive Premiere: EVM128 “Controllers Stay”

The Bruk-wielding EVM128 of CoOp presents / Selectors Assemble shares a taste from his latest one-two-punch. As to be expected from the man (and the crew at large), soul-touching vocal pieces and Jazz-inspired keys are contrasted by neck snapping drum samples making it nearly impossible to stand still to. The …

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Guest Mixes
Broken Beat Eclectic

MIMS Guest Mix: ENTEK (Selectors Assemble, London / Tours)

Raised in Tours, France and now residing in London, ENTEK sits among the ranks of the famed CoOp Presents: Selectors Assemble crew helmed by IG Culture and Alex Phountzi. The crew is best known for taking the Broken Beat genre to new heights and providing a space for selectors within …

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