Guest Mixes
Hip-Hop & Beats Jazz

MIMS Guest Mix: BENITO TURNTABLE (Uglypitch Records / Montreal, Canada)

@benito-turntable: “I started mixing jazzy hip-hop 10 years ago in the bars of Paris and later, when I arrived in Montreal, I discovered breakdance battles. From that moment, my interest in funk and breakbeat evolved and I introduced more rhythmic tracks in my mixes. Consequently this mix is a set …

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Exclusive Premieres
Jazz Soul

Exclusive Premiere: Bumi Thomas “Soul Harmony” Ft Randolph Matthews

“Soul Harmony” is the lead song taken from Bumi Thomas’s brand new EP, ‘Broken Silence’. Due for release this Friday June 12. We are honoured to share it with you first. The multi-talented jazz-folk-soul singer-songwriter and guitarist is joined by guest and acclaimed vocalist, Randolph Matthews. Layers of acapella served …

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Jazz

Exclusive Premiere: Vibration Black Finger “Only In A Dream”

Lascelle ‘Lascelles’ Gordon – the driving force behind Vibration Black Finger – astonishes us yet again with a magnificent second album, ‘Can’t You See What I’m Trying To Say’. We are thrilled to premiere “Only In A Dream”, one of our favourite songs on this incredibly special new record. Released June 19 …

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My Favorite ThingsMIMS Shows
Jazz

MY FAVORITE THINGS — Show #24 w/ Muriel Grossmann (Hosted by Psycut)

Hi everybody, I hope all of you are fine during these difficult moments all around the world. I’m very happy to welcome my friend Muriel Grossmann for this 24th edition of My Favorite Things show. Along with Nat Birchall, Greg Foat, Matthew Halsall and Kamasi Washington, she is one of …

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Jazz

Exclusive Premiere: Joe Downard “A Portrait Of Shunkin”

We are excited to be first to share “A Portrait Of Shunkin” by bassist Joe Downard. The lead song from his forthcoming debut album as a compelling composer and band leader, ‘Seven Japanese Tales’, released June 12 on CD and digital. We first came across Downard as a member of …

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Jazz

Video Premiere: Maria Chiara Argirò + Jamie Leeming “Retrograde (Edit)” (Cavalo Records)

It’s a pleasure to share yet more new music from London’s fervent jazz scene. This time a beautiful new version of a modern classic from two of our favourite musicians, beautifully filmed by Robin Stewart, Ivy Drajna and Luke Ducker Maria Chiara Argirò + Jamie Leeming present their debut single …

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Jazz

Exclusive Premiere: Kahil El’Zabar’s Spirit Groove “Necktar” ft. David Murray

Music is My Sanctuary is proud to share the premiere of “Necktar” by Kahil El’Zabar’s Spirit Groove ft. David Murray. Taken from ‘Spirit Groove’, the latest album from legendary Chicago multi-percussionist & composer, Kahil El-Zabar. His second for Spiritmuse Records, following the Ethnic Heritage Ensemble’s excellent ‘Be Known: Ancient/Future/Music’ 2019 …

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My Favorite Things
Jazz

MY FAVORITE THINGS — Show #23 w/ Keeto (Hosted by Psycut)

Hi my friends, I hope everybody is fine during this new situation. I’m very happy to share with you this brand new mix with a lovely guest, a real true passionate of music : Keeto, the owner of Vinyl and Coffee Records Shop from Annecy (France). As usual I have …

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Jazz

Exclusive Premiere: Tenderlonious “Raga”

We are proud to be the first to share this very special version of Tubby Hayes’ “Raga”, by Ed Cawthorne, aka Tenderlonious, and friends. Jazz Detective Records draw a beautiful new connection between distant generations of leading British jazz musicians. Taken from “The Piccolo – TENDER plays TUBBY”, due for …

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My Favorite Things
Jazz

MY FAVORITE THINGS #022 — Hosted by Psycut

Hi my friends, welcome to a brand new episode of My Favorite Things, and as usual, filled with Forgotten Treasures and Future Jazz Classics. First of all I want dedicate this one to Hamilton Bohannon and Mike Huckaby, thanks guys for your great music. Let’s start by the first extract …

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Jazz

Exclusive Premiere: Waaju “Listening Glasses”

Waaju return with new single “Listening Glasses”. It’s afrobeat-like energy and joyful interplay between guitar and tenor sax somewhere between Tony Allen’s grooves, chimurenga guitar and Headhunters’ funk. Just the first taste from their forthcoming second album, “Grown”, expected this June on Olindo Records. Pulsing Afro-Latin roots and UK jazz …

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My Favorite Things
Jazz

MY FAVORITE THINGS #021 — Hosted by Psycut w/ Special Guest: Shuya Okino (Japan)

Hi everybody! I’m very happy to get my friend, the legendary Shuya Okino as guest for my new Show. Deep Jazz music is going strong, and as usual I have selected the best of my new discoveries from 2020 Omer Avital, Village of the Sun with Binker and Moses, the …

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