LVNDSCAPE is a very, very new project. If you head over to his Facebook page, he’s only got four likes and zero info, which only serves to further pique our interest, especially after hearing his latest release. We received a his bootleg of Ed Sheeran and Rudimental’s “Bloodstream” in our inbox earlier this week and needless to say we’re impressed. Tropical percussion and acoustic licks blend smoothly with the original topline.
Duke Dumont’s single “The Giver” is the track that firmly put the UK based producer on the map a few years ago, and to celebrate his success, Dumont is re-releasing the track with additional remixes from a couple heavy-hitting peers Wave Racer and Mark Ronson. It would appear we’ve hit the holy trinity as far as remixes go.
Wave Racer comes in to lay down his signature R&B influenced synth work to “The Giver,” amounting to a slow burning adrenaline rush. Bruno Mars collaborator Mark Ronson then comes in with an irresistibly breezy tropical yacht rock remix. Take a listen to both below and enjoy!
UK producer Tazer has recently come onto our radar as one to watch this year, especially after making Zane Lowe’s coveted Future Radio 1 playlist. Tazer already counts support from Pete Tong and Annie Mac, who’ve championed his single “Wet Dollars” as one of the biggest club records of 2014. This has garnered the attention of indie label Black Butter Records, who’ve commissioned Tazer to put together a mix of some of his current favorite tracks as a taste of what’s to come at the label’s stage at this year’s upcoming Eastern Electrics Festival. Stream the mix below and check out a recap of Black Butter Records’ event in NY with creative agency MATTE from this past month.
Austin, Texas based indie label Whiskey Pickle is back with their first release of the year from newcomer Matteo in the form of his debut EP “Lust”. The release features the masterful vocal talents of J. Burnside, along with a remix from label founder Adam Warped under his pseudonym Johnny Blackouts. Be prepared to deep dive into an acid-fueled audio workout with a rock-steady beat and dubby low end. The B-side of the release features a additional singles “Aluminum Blvd” and wraps up with “Poppy,” a low slung track with loads of delayed synth work and vocal snips. Take a listen to the full release below!
Wild & Free is a Los Angeles based duo who make summery music that incorporate a myriad of instruments and sounds. Their latest single “Tropique” is a loose, warm, and uplifting single that’s a crucial cut for summer lounging. Take a listen below.
Los Angeles-based producer Bobby Nourmand comes off his remix of Simon and Garfunkel to bring yet another rework of an iconic song. This time around, he has reimagined the legendary Rolling Stones’ hit, “Gimme Shelter,” turning it into a dark, deep house jam while sacrificing none of the original’s powerhouse vocals.
To celebrate hitting 50K followers on Soundcloud, Saint Wknd shares a new remix of Saint Motel’s “My Type.” HEre the uptempo indie tune gets a piano driven house makeover, making the track “just our type.” Take a listen below.