Win Tickets to Both Nights of Freaky Deaky @ Aragon

Win Tickets to Both Nights of Freaky Deaky @ Aragon

Chicago Ticket Giveaway We have teamed up with React Presents to giveaway TWO pairs of tickets to both nights of Freaky Deaky in Chicago! NIGHT ONE: Flux Pavilion, G-Eazy, Kennedy Jones, Louis The Child, Robot Dentist and Dakota Friday, October 31, 2014 @Aragon Ballroom 1106 W Lawrence Chicago IL 60640...
Cola La Flare - No Such Thing [LP + Exclusive]

Cola La Flare – No Such Thing [LP + Exclusive]

To really get the ball rolling this week we thought it would be nice to hit you guys with a little double whammy today. In addition to SKiNNyDRiPP’s ‘WOOF!’ we have a special hip hop fueled track from up and coming west coast talent Cola La Flare to tear through...
SKiNNyDRiPP - WOOF! [Exclusive]

SKiNNyDRiPP – WOOF! [Exclusive]

Hello all, we’re back with another exclusive track for you. The homie SKiNNyDRiPP out of Nashville has just gifted us with his huge new tune entitled “WOOF!” Known for his wet yet trill music, this track doesn’t fall too far from the bass tree. His way with 808 percussion is impeccable, and...
Envision Festival 2015 - Vive La Experiencia! [Video]

Envision Festival 2015 – Vive La Experiencia! [Video]

Envision 2015 – Vive La Experiencia! from Envision Festival on Vimeo. That’s right folks, Envision Festival has begun to stoke the fire beneath 2015’s festivities. As if many of you hadn’t already been having a hard time being patient for February to roll around things are about to get a little harder. Before...
Morning Music Monday #8

Morning Music Monday #8

Rise and shine y’all, welcome to Morning Music Monday. An installment on The Dankles meant to help you ease into your work week through the audio bliss of music. Each Monday we will have a selection of tracks new and old compiled from the previous week that we feel fit...
Morning Music Monday #7

Morning Music Monday #7

Good morning y’all, welcome to Morning Music Monday. An installment on The Dankles meant to help you ease into your work week through the audio bliss of music. Each Monday we will have a selection of tracks new and old compiled from the previous week that we feel fit to...
Jackson Whalan - Go Down Moses Remix [Exclusive]

Jackson Whalan – Go Down Moses Remix [Exclusive]

Start your weekend off right with our latest exclusive from Jackson Whalan. This talented artist out of Brooklyn, NY tossed us his latest edit of Louis Armstrong’s ‘Go Down Moses’ and we are sure plenty of you will be anxious to grab yourself a copy once you dive in. If Jackson...
TDM040: Chiller Whale Guest Mix [FREE DL]

TDM040: Chiller Whale Guest Mix [FREE DL]

It’s been over five months since we’ve delivered a guest mix to all you lovely followers, but today that changes. The homie Chiller Whale out of northern California has put together our 40th guest mix, and we couldn’t be happier with it. If you’re unfamiliar with the vibes of the...
Conscious Kalling - Five-Sided Diagonal Objects [Exclusive]

Conscious Kalling – Five-Sided Diagonal Objects [Exclusive]

To get your week started off right we have a brand new exclusive to help you get the juices flowing. Today Conscious Kalling, a bass producer on the rise from New Mexico, drops the curtains on his sophomore EP ‘Invisible Instruments’. On this release he delivers us a fresh serving...
Tin Gardens - Swells EP [PREMIERE]

Tin Gardens – Swells EP [PREMIERE]

If you had a long weekend and you’re looking for something to help you unwind or maybe a little something to help you enjoy this gorgeous fall day it’s time you leant an ear to Tin Gardens. This production duo has been making some serious commotion since their debut EP...
Event Preview: Santa Cruz Music Festival Pre-Party Oct. 11th & 12th [Ticket Giveaway]

Event Preview: Santa Cruz Music Festival Pre-Party Oct. 11th & 12th [Ticket Giveaway]

For those of you residing in the great state of California and looking for something to do next weekend, take a look here. Next weekend in the lovely city of Santa Cruz there’s about to be an electronic take over of The Catalyst Club that all of you should be...
Flying Lotus Scores Breathtaking Short Film with Unreleased Material

Flying Lotus Scores Breathtaking Short Film with Unreleased Material

For those of you patiently awaiting the release of ‘You’re Dead’ next week here’s a little something to tide you over. Earlier this week this short film by Aitor Throup surfaced on the web and personally, I cannot stop watching it. This British artist and designer paints a porait of...
Morning Music Monday #5

Morning Music Monday #5

Good morning y’all, welcome to Morning Music Monday. An installment on The Dankles meant to help you ease into your work week through the audio bliss of music. Each Monday we will have a selection of tracks new and old compiled from the previous week that we feel fit to...
In The Trenches: Lotus w/ Papadosio & Orchard Lounge @ Red Rocks 9/19

In The Trenches: Lotus w/ Papadosio & Orchard Lounge @ Red Rocks 9/19

Last Friday was one for the books. You could feel the electricity in the air all afternoon as fans began to fills the lots at the illustrious Red Rocks Amphitheater down in Morrison, CO. The night many fans had been waiting months for was finally upon us and Lotus was...
Morning Music Monday #4

Morning Music Monday #4

Good morning y’all, welcome to Morning Music Monday. An installment on The Dankles meant to help you ease into your work week through the audio bliss of music. Each Monday we will have a selection of tracks new and old compiled from the previous week that we feel fit to...
Win Tickets to Jack Beats @ Sound Bar

Win Tickets to Jack Beats @ Sound Bar

Chicago Ticket Giveaway For the first time since EDC Chicago, Jack Beats will be returning to our beautiful city for a long awaited headlining performance at Sound Bar. This is for all you folks strapped on cash or looking to test your luck, we are giving away TWO pairs of tickets to:...
F.Lawless - Cameras ft. AP (Treyy G Remix) [Exclusive]

F.Lawless – Cameras ft. AP (Treyy G Remix) [Exclusive]

“All I roll with is green thumbs and fan favorites,” Treyy G a Denver-based producer teamed up with F.Lawless of The Food Chain to release an incredible remix of “Cameras” that will send you straight to cloud 9! Treyy G added just the right amount of umph to this song....
Michal Menert & Eliot Lipp - Jacques Nouveau [Exclusive]

Michal Menert & Eliot Lipp – Jacques Nouveau [Exclusive]

That’s right folks, we are keeping the exclusive material flowing this week. Today we are proud to be bringing you a brand spanking new track from Michal Menert and Eliot Lipp! These two talented artists cooped themselves up in the studio in between gigs to put together a tasty two...
STRAP DEEZ - Get It Myself (Ft. CAP 1) [Exclusive]

STRAP DEEZ – Get It Myself (Ft. CAP 1) [Exclusive]

One thing we like to do over here at The Dankles is keep you on your toes. Whether it’s the music we bring you day to day or the exclusive material we bring you week after week we are always striving to keep things fresh! Though we have been fairly...
A Great Big World - Say Something (ChooKy's Future Love Remix) [PREMIERE]

A Great Big World – Say Something (ChooKy’s Future Love Remix) [PREMIERE]

It has been awhile since we had the opportunity to bring you guys a smokin’ fresh premiere so we thought it would be nice to kick off the week with something special for you guys. ChooKy recently reached out with this new remix of his and it was a perfect...
Interview with Bleep Bloop + Feel The Cosmos EP

Interview with Bleep Bloop + Feel The Cosmos EP

That’s right folks, we have a little treat for you guys today. Not only did Bleep Bloop just release a brand spanking new EP for everyones listening enjoyment but he also just let us pick his brain a bit about recent happenings in his world and what went in to...
MNSTRMKK - Cosmo Canyon [The Dankles Exclusive]

MNSTRMKK – Cosmo Canyon [The Dankles Exclusive]

Download For those of you unfamiliar with MNSTRMKK, a beat producer hailing from Finland, listen up. I first came across his work through the weekly Stones Throw Beat Battle contest forum, hosted by the legendary label out of LA. His jazzy beats quickly caught my ear amongst the flocks of...
CENCE - Hindu EP [EXCLUSIVE]

CENCE – Hindu EP [EXCLUSIVE]

Looking to put a little spark in your Thursday folks? Considering we have been fairly quite with the exclusive material over the last month we thought it would be great to get August started with a bang! Months ago we brought you a few flavors from a very talented Israeli...
Artists Spotlight: E●Noon [Q&A + Exclusive]

Artists Spotlight: E●Noon [Q&A + Exclusive]

This week we are starting things off by bringing you something very special. With the reaches of the internet being so vast these days it isn’t uncommon for a talented artists to come out of the blue, with all pistons blazing. A little over a month ago we came across...
Q&A with #$ (Hash Money) + EP Release

Q&A with #$ (Hash Money) + EP Release

Photo by: Ahmed Klink With the mighty reaches of the internet it’s not uncommon for talented artists to collaborate and churn out a few tracks together these days. It’s far more uncommon to see artists from two different hemispheres of sound get together and start churning out a raucous new style...
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Brandy - I Wanna Be Down (Chooky Remix)

Brandy – I Wanna Be Down (Chooky Remix)

DC-based producer Chooky flips up Brandy’s “I Wanna Be Down” into a sexy, future-trap remix with heavy 90s vibes. Pitching up the vocals for a sugary-sweet sound, Chooky turns Brandy’s hit into a kaleidoscope of shimmery synths, mellow kicks, and inverted drops, with unusual breaks along the way. Chill out to this one, and be sure...
Headtron - Succulent Selections (Compilation) [Pay What You Feel]

Headtron – Succulent Selections (Compilation) [Pay What You Feel]

That’s right folks, Los Angeles based imprint Headtron has just came forth from the shadows and brought us a brand spanking new compilation. After a little hiatus from releasing music the kind folks over at Headtron are breaking the dry spell. As many of you listeners familiar with Headtron might expect ‘Succulent Selections’ comes to us...
Gravez [Artist Spotlight]

Gravez [Artist Spotlight]

Recently I found a new producer to the scene out of Georgia by the name of Gravez. His arpeggiators are next level in his remix of “No Type” by Rae Sremmurd, they will be sure to have you bouncing uncontrollably wherever you find yourself. I first heard this gem on no other then Joe Kay‘s Soulection...
Mux Mool - Thank You [Pay What You Feel]

Mux Mool – Thank You [Pay What You Feel]

Yesterday local Denver producer Mux Mool laid out a new tune on his SoundCloud. For those of you familiar with this talented producers style you will notice right off the bat that ‘Thank You’ is something special. As Mux Mool has gained notoriety in the scene over the past few years he has constantly given...
Lorde - Team (Autograf Remix)

Lorde – Team (Autograf Remix)

Autograf tries their hand at the trop-house sound, resulting in a breezy rework of Lorde’s smash hit, “Team.” The blend of darker future-house sounds with steel drum percussion mixes perfectly with Lorde’s seductive voice, making Autograf’s “Team” remix a must-download! Check out the Chicago trio’s Soundcloud and Facebook for more forward-thinking remixes.
Soulular - EvoLuminate [Name Your Price]

Soulular – EvoLuminate [Name Your Price]

Soulular has long time been a friend of ours here at The Dankles, and the progression of his music has been a real treat to listen to. The LA producer has a very unique sound that fits itself somewhere in between glitch hop and psychedelic dubstep. His newest album “EvoLuminate” is the perfect example of...
Here's Another Chance to Win Tickets to The Glitch Mob @ Aragon

Here’s Another Chance to Win Tickets to The Glitch Mob @ Aragon

Chicago Ticket Giveaway We have teamed up with React Presents to giveaway THREE more pairs of tickets to: The Glitch Mob, The M Machine and Chrome Sparks Friday, October 17, 2014 @ The Aragon Ballroom 1106 W Lawrence Chicago, Illinois 60640 18+ BUY TICKETS HOW TO ENTER:  1.Follow @TheDankles on Twitter. 2. Send out a tweet that states:...
Gucci Mane - Stand 4 It + So Hoody [FREE DL]

Gucci Mane – Stand 4 It + So Hoody [FREE DL]

Who doesn’t love a little new Gucci Mane? While Gucci is currently incarcerated it hasn’t stifled his music flow what so ever. The ATL hip hop staple has been churning out album after album even though he has be tucked behind bars. On Tuesday his people let loose another single from his upcoming album Trap...
Bonobo (DJ Set) @ The Fox Theatre 10/16 [Event Preview + Ticket Giveaway]

Bonobo (DJ Set) @ The Fox Theatre 10/16 [Event Preview + Ticket Giveaway]

That’s right Colorado music lovers, Bonobo is coming back to the mountains of Colorado to dazzle us once more. For those of you that haven’t been keeping with things Bonobo is coming to the Fox Theatre in Boulder tomorrow night to bring you all an evening of beautiful music. Following close on the heels of last...
Gravitas Recordings - Beat ALS Vol. 1 (Compilation) [Donate]

Gravitas Recordings – Beat ALS Vol. 1 (Compilation) [Donate]

Looking to pump up your day with some bass? You’re in the right place! Yesterday the esteemed Texas imprint Gravitas Recordings dropped the curtains on a brand spanking new seventeen track compilation. They have teamed up with Every90Minutes to curate a special compilation whose proceeds will be going to benefit a very special cause. “Beat...
Corey Lee - Grown Up (Prod. by Omito) [FREE DL]

Corey Lee – Grown Up (Prod. by Omito) [FREE DL]

For those of you that are down with laid back hip hop vibes you’re in the right place. Today we have the latest single from Corey Lee, a talented rap artist hailing from Norristown, PA. Corey Lee dishes out his emotions on ‘Grown Up’ as he touches on personal issues and other factors currently revolving...
E-Noon - Rain Coat [Stream]

E-Noon – Rain Coat [Stream]

One of our favorite hip hop artists/producers on the rise, E-Noon, has just dropped a brand to track to help you all get your week in gear. If you have yet to lay an ear to this talented emcee it’s about time you give him a few minutes of your time. E-Noon delivers us a sultry laid...
Spoken Bird - How Old is the Wind EP [Pay What You Feel]

Spoken Bird – How Old is the Wind EP [Pay What You Feel]

Alas, Spoken Bird has finally dropped the curtains on his debut EP! For a the past year and a half my ears have been tantalized by Spoken Bird’s appearances on compilations all over the boards but it’s truly a landmark even to see him drop his first solo release on Chillage Records. ‘How Old is...
Odesza- Say My Name Ft. Zyra (Celadon City Remix)

Odesza- Say My Name Ft. Zyra (Celadon City Remix)

If you are constantly on the prowl for new tunes I’m sure you have been aware of all the entries people have been churning up to be entered in Odesza’s ‘Say My Name’ remix contest. While we have seen countless edits coming to light over the past few weeks it’s not everyday we see it...
Baauer ft. AlunaGeorge - One Touch [Preview]

Baauer ft. AlunaGeorge – One Touch [Preview]

Baauer, the man behind the “Harlem Shake” phenomenon, recently cancelled his “RUN-X” tour with Boys Noize that was slated to begin on October 2nd and hit 25 states. Fortunately, the cancellation was due to Harry and Alex needing to get back into the studio to finish some projects they both have in the works.  It’s now two...