#mixtapemonday with Minimal Beat by Jimmy Kaps

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The team over Minimal Beat made another brand new mix for #mixtapemonday series. Its sole purpose is to bring good vibes to last for the rest of the week. Enjoy some good tunes* in this third instalment curated by Jimmy Kaps.

The Minimal Beat is Chicago-based music blog. They blog about relevant artists of the day, with no particular genre-specific focus. In addition, The Minimal Beat hosts a weekly 2 hour radio show on WLUW 88.7 FM every Saturday from 2- 4PM CDT, and release music on the imprint TMB Limited.

*the tracks from MOXTHXR and KANEHOLLER are available for purchase on vinyl from TMB Limited record club. Limited copies available.

Enjoy!

Mixcloud iOS app Beta

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Do you want to be the first one to access new features on our iOS Mixcloud app?

Our team is working hard to provide you with the best Mixcloud experience on your iOS devices*. If you want to give them your feedback and help them build a better app, join our beta program here: https://www.mixcloud.com/ios_beta/

All you need to do is enter your iTunes email in the box provided and leave the rest to us.

Be one of the few Mixcloud users who will have the opportunity to test our new product.

* Please note you will need to be running iOS8.

Rob Da Bank exclusively on Mixcloud with Earworm

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Rob da Bank, founder of the acclaimed Bestival in the United Kingdom, is launching his new exclusive radio show Earworm on Mixcloud. After twelve years of success on the BBC Radio One, the famous DJ joins Mixcloud to continue his voyage as a DJ and producer.

‘I’m very pleased to be bringing my new monthly show Rob da Bank presents Earworm to Mixcloud…it totally sums up where I’m at musically across my Festivals, Music Supervision, Record label, Soundtracking and DJing around the world. I can’t wait to make it a regular date in your diary…please do turn on, tune in and drift away with me.’

We are psyched to have him on board! Follow his channel to never miss an episode:

https://www.mixcloud.com/RobdaBank/

Mixcloud launches on Sonos in Beta

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We are excited to announce that you can now listen to all your favourite shows from Mixcloud on Sonos, connecting the world’s best collection of radio shows, Podcasts & DJ mixes to any room of your home.

From your Sonos controller, navigate to the Music Menu, choose “Add Music Services,” and scroll to Mixcloud. Enter your username and password to activate the service on Sonos. If you do not have an account yet, follow the prompts to set up an account.

Mixcloud’s Sonos integration is currently in a public beta. Learn more here.

 

#mixtapemonday with Stamp The Wax #5

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We’ve had Stamp The Wax curate our #mixtapemonday series the whole month of March and have come to their final contribution. Don’t be alarmed, we will be back next month with a new curator. But first, enjoy the 5th and last instalment of Stamp The Wax put together with a lot of love especially for you. They decided to spice things up and enlist Ego Ella May to play them out with a bang. It is the icing on the cake. Happy Monday!

Happy Piano Day!

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March 29th is the very first Piano Day ever! Our dear friend Nils Frahm always wanted to create his own holiday and created this day to celebrate an amazing instrument: The piano.

If you want to celebrate with him, you can create your own piano event. Our friends at Erased Tapes Records also put together a few lovely events to help you along. And don’t forget to tag them in your Facebook, Twitter and/or Instagram posts.

Go here to find more and enjoy your Piano Day!

#mixtapemonday with Stamp The Wax #4

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Happy Monday! Yet another amazing mixtape put together by Stamp The Wax. To give you a little taste: prepare to get your musical monday energy boost with a portion of downbeat jazz, sprinkled with classic boogie and some Afro funk on the side. Head on over to Mixcloud to indulge in the rest of this week’s Monday Morning Mixtape.