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Exclusive Premiere: MNTH “Tamamduateí”

Electronics, dub techno, jazz, crunchy guitars and Afro-Brazilian percussion collide with propulsive energy on “Tamamduateí”. The latest missive from MNTH, real name Luciano Valério, taken from his forthcoming self titled album on Mais Um Discos. 30-min of music on cassette and digital, blistering with the energy of São Paolo experimental …

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Exclusive Premiere: YĪN YĪN “Goultili Bye Bye”

Our premiere today comes from Dutch explorers of South East Asian psych pop, funk, disco grooves and electronic music, YĪN YĪN, and Geneva-based record label and store, Bongo Joe. Taken from Bongo Joe’s forthcoming compilation, FUTUR ANTÉRIEUR. 19 brand new tracks, created by Bongo Joe’s contemporary artist community, who provide …

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Exclusive Premiere: Kolonel Djafaar “Lamentation”

Kolonel Djafaar transport us to a humid & smokey bar scene on the triumphant yet languid Ethio-psych-jazz cut “Lamentation”. Taken from the Belgian band’s forthcoming EP, ‘Cold Heat’. Their first release for London-based Batov Records, specialists in Middle Eastern groove, showcases their big band brass meets organ-led rhythm section, and …

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Exclusive Premiere: Music Yared “Sindayo” (Mikey Young’s Krar Remix)

We are excited to share an enticing ambient remix by Australian musician and producer, Mikey Young, of Music Yared, master musicians of Ethiopiean and Eritrean traditional folk music. Taken from a forthcoming remix EP on Music in Exile, featuring three reworkings of “Sindayo” by Melbourne, Australia based Music Yared by …

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Exclusive Premiere: João Selva “Cadê Você”

We are excited to premiere this funky serving of Brazilian boogie from Paris-based Rio raised João Selva. Produced by prolific French producer Patchworks. “Cadê Você” won us over with it’s addictive melody and Brazilian jazz funk vibe recalling Marcos Valle’s most popular hits. The upbeat sound masks the less confident …

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Exclusive Premiere: Lucas Santtana feat Tom Zé “Ogodô Ano 2000”

MIMS is over the moon to premiere the brand new remaster of Lucas Santtana’s “Ogodô Ano 2000”, featuring the legendary Tropicalista, Tom Zé. A psychedelic dose of dubbed and acid-fried samba. “Ogodô Ano 2000” was originally recorded by Zé himself and released in 1992. Santtana chose to re-record the song …

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Dundundun “Anansi” (Rebecca Vasmant Vibration Mix)

Exclusively for you today, we are pleased to premiere the Rebecca Vasmant Vibration Mix of “Anansi” by Bristol six-piece Dundundun, a sublime melting pot of celestial jazz, Afro Latin rhythms, electronic grooves and uplifting vocals. Vasmant’s remix is taken from Dundundun’s debut self-titled EP, forthcoming on Worm Discs, the label-arm …

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Exclusive Premiere: Daniel Grau “Legado”

MIMS is excited to share a fantastic slice of cosmic disco from the late Venezuelan musical legend, Daniel Grau. Multi-instrumentalist, recording engineer, producer, composter and arranger, born in Caracas in 1948, Grau created a unique fusion of styles, from pop-rock, jazz and instrumental folk to funk and disco, that continued …

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Exclusive Premiere: Mister Ott “Kleeer”

MIMS is very happy to premiere the warm, groove-laden sounds of “Kleer” by Mister Ott. New Zealand saxophonist Matthew Ottignon has been honing his skills and creativity over 20 years of collaborations. Finally it’s time for him to share his own project as leader, via Urban Trout (label of brother …

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Exclusive Premiere: Luis Pérez Ixoneztli “1er MOVIMIENTO”

MIMS is excited to share the first of four movements that can be found on the incredible album, ‘Santuario de Mariposas (Retusa)’, by pioneering Mexican composer, ethnomusicologist and multi-instrumentalist Luis Pérez Ixoneztli. After 40 years of research, Luis recorded this academic, yet deep and spiritual suite in Mexico in 1989 …

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Exclusive Premiere: Afro Bruk Band “Spanish And Brazilian Love”

MIMS is excited to share the online premiere of Afro Bruk Band’s “Spanish And Brazilian Love”, a brilliant fusion of boogie, broken beat, Afro Brazilian jazz and Spanish flamenco. “Spanish And Brazilian Love” is taken from Afro Bruk Band’s self-titled debut EP, due for release on Rui Fradinho’s Eclectic Beats …

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Exclusive Premiere: Raquel Martins “Freedom”

MIMS is excited to premiere this absolute JAM from emerging artist Raquel Martins. Strong neo soul meets Brazilian inclined jazz from the London-based singer, guitarist and songwriter Raquel Martins. 21 years old singer/songwriter and guitarist Raquel Martins moved to London when she was only 17. The need to express herself …

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