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Artist Spotlight: Q&A with SevnthWonder

Artist Spotlight: Q&A with SevnthWonder

With a catalogue of top-notch remixes under his belt, SevnthWonder’s rising star is one to keep an eye out for. His eclectic blend of R&B and hip-hop sounds over future beats have brought him major recognition, and his latest remix of Tinashe’s track “2 On” is sure to be the smash of the season. Read...
Lido - I Love You EP

Lido – I Love You EP

Norwegian producer Lido (known to most as Trippy Turtle) comes out of his shell with his debut EP, I Love You. The four-song compilation is a blend of bright synths, 90s-R&B, lush vocals, and of course, stabs of Jersey-club beats. Standouts include “I Love You” and “Lost”, featuring singer Muri. Download the EP off iTunes...
[STREAM] Jessie Andrews Goes Deep with "Slim Fit Jeans"

[STREAM] Jessie Andrews Goes Deep with “Slim Fit Jeans”

Entrepreneurial enigma Jessie Andrews‘ brand-new deep house scorcher, “Slim Fit Jeans”, is the inaugural release on her record label ZIVS, and it does not disappoint. Andrews, a chameleon both on and off the dancefloor, combines her love of house music with her bass-packed Miami roots for a catchy anthem about, well, a nice booty. The...
[STREAM] Phazz - Invictus

[STREAM] Phazz – Invictus

Lyon-located producer Phazz has been taking the internet by storm with his funky R&B-tinged remixes of classics such as “Latch” by Disclosure and “Wedding Bells” by Cashmere Cat. Now, he’s making waves with his new single “Invictus”, a majestic, epic-sounding track filled with bass. Phazz, a classically trained pianist, utilized his love of electronic sounds...
Exclusive Interview with Jason Burns + Stream "Do Without" EP

Exclusive Interview with Jason Burns + Stream “Do Without” EP

Prolific producer Jason Burns hails from Portland, Oregon, but his musical style draws from the garage and house vibes that the United Kingdom is famous for. With an uber-successful Drake remix on heavy rotation at BBC1 and a spot on XLR8R’s “Best of 2013″ list, Jason Burns is about to become the next big name...
Preview A Brand New Bootleg From OWEN BONES

Preview A Brand New Bootleg From OWEN BONES

2014 is the year of Owen Bones, as evidenced by a steady stream of fierce instrumentals from the Chicago producer. Now, Owen Bones is here to kick off your summer with his brand-new bootleg of T.I. and Young Thug’s hit, “About The Money”. Blending choppy vocals and a thumping beat, the minute-and-a-half preview will have...
[DOWNLOAD] Pharrell ft. Daft Punk - Gust Of Wind (Autograf Remix)

[DOWNLOAD] Pharrell ft. Daft Punk – Gust Of Wind (Autograf Remix)

Chicago’s future house trio Autograf are here to heat up your summer with their disco-inspired remix of “Gust Of Wind”. The group fearlessly takes on the Daft-Punk produced track from G I R L, putting their own Autograf spin on this funky hit with sexy synths and a filtered-down vocal that spotlights the glitchy electro...
INCREDIBLE Lollapalooza Afterparties Announced

INCREDIBLE Lollapalooza Afterparties Announced

Lollapalooza’s official afterparties have been announced, and the lineups are to die for! In-demand artists such as Disclosure, Duke Dumont, Flume, Gramatik, Gesaffelstein, and Skrillex will all be playing after-hours sets this August. Tickets for after parties go on sale June 6th, and are sure to sell out. Make sure to grab your tickets early!...
[DOWNLOAD] Owen Bones - The Spring Break You Pt. II Mix

[DOWNLOAD] Owen Bones – The Spring Break You Pt. II Mix

  Spring break may be over, but Owen Bones has the remedy for your post-vacation blues with his “Spring Break You Mix Pt. II”. This 30-minute mix is jam-packed with brand new tracks from Owen Bones, as well as some heavy bass tunes and throwback tracks. After being urged to “play some bangers”, Owen Bones...
Download Autograf's Remix of "Superstition"

Download Autograf’s Remix of “Superstition”

Stevie Wonder’s classic “Superstition” is the latest tune to get the laid-back remix treatment by future house trio Autograf. Taking Stevie Wonder’s iconic vocals, the Chicago-based group transforms this hit into an entirely new and modernized song, thanks to minimal percussion and a re-imagining of the song’s original melody. Keeping the soulful, jazzy vibes, Autograf amps...
[EXCLUSIVE] Gorgon City - Ready For Your Love feat. MNEK (Sackville Remix)

[EXCLUSIVE] Gorgon City – Ready For Your Love feat. MNEK (Sackville Remix)

Scottish producer Sackville has a cure for your case of the Monday blues – a summery remix of Gorgon City’s massive tune, “Ready For Your Love (feat. MNEK)”. The Glasgow-based artist is known for his  moombahcore mixes and melodic compositions, but as of late, has been exploring the realm of deep house. Gorgon City’s house hit...
Download the "Seppuku" EP from Jacuzzi and Mr. Carmack

Download the “Seppuku” EP from Jacuzzi and Mr. Carmack

Hawaiian dream team Jacuzzi and Mr. Carmack have released two new songs on their joint EP, Seppuku. This is the second time the pair have collaborated, and the result is game-changing. Rising superstar Jacuzzi’s dramatic future bass sounds blend perfectly with Mr. Carmack’s extremely concise production style, as heard in “Torture”. Though it only has a...
[DOWNLOAD] Major Lazer - Aerosol Can (Vonzie Remix)

[DOWNLOAD] Major Lazer – Aerosol Can (Vonzie Remix)

  Multi-faceted producer Vonzie shakes things up with his edit of “Aerosol Can”, the massive collaboration between Major Lazer and Grammy winner Pharrell. “Aerosol Can” is the first single off of Major Lazer’s latest EP, Apocalypse Now, which was released today, and Vonzie’s remix of their single is one of the hottest out there. By...
UC Dreams - Owen Bones

UC Dreams – Owen Bones

After a brief hiatus, Owen Bones is back with a beat that was worth the wait. His newest release, “UC Dreams”, is a bass-laden track with a chilled out edge. The vibe of the track brings out a subtly aggressive sound that is unique to Owen Bones, and will keep you coming back for more...
Skinny Love (Vonzie Edition) - Birdy [FREE DL]

Skinny Love (Vonzie Edition) – Birdy [FREE DL]

NYC producer Vonzie is back again with a downtempo remix of Birdy‘s “Skinny Love”, adding some heavy bass to this delicate track. Birdy’s cover of the Bon Iver classic was recorded when she was just 14, which comes as a surprise due to her incredibly rich voice. Vonzie utilizes the beautiful simplicity of Birdy’s cover...