Posts by jewcebox
Posted by jewcebox on October 19, 2016
The 16-year-old bass music maven turns Sofi Tucker’s original anthem into a brooding, four-on-the-floor thriller. “Déjà Vu Affair” is transformed into a four-minute ride through billowing soundscapes, complete with edging synths, echoing vocal cuts, and a driving bassline.
Listen above and get your free download here.
Posted by jewcebox on October 10, 2016
In today’s vastly changing world of dance music, there are only a few artists that have withstood the test of time and still carry on the same sonic impact they’ve been establishing for decades. Swiss DJ and producer EDX has not only developed a full scope of the evolving world of music for the past 20 years, but his sunrise-styled anthems have ignited crowds across the world with the same fury in every performance.
2016 has been a momentous year for the house music luminary as he pushed newer and broader boundaries. He kicked off the year as the #1 top charting artist on Beatport and juggled a 10-week residency at Privilege Ibiza while also performing on his worldwide summer tour. As for the music side of things, EDX once again reminded us all why he reigns supreme in the house music genre, releasing everything from his ‘Touch Her, Feel Her’ EP to his chart-topping releases, “My Friend” and “Roadkill.”
Posted by jewcebox on October 7, 2016
This year’s biggest breakout artist, Gryffin, is currently breaking the mold in the music-sphere by magnifying the use of live instrumentation in his performances, alongside a string of releases that continue to redefine the melodic house domain. The Los Angeles-based artist is not only responsible for one of the biggest singles of the year, “Heading Home,” but he’s been able to strengthen his legacy time and time again with every release. Now, after boosting his reputation with his widely-received sophomore single, “Whole Heart” ft. Bipolar Sunshine, Gryffin is now preparing for an eponymous fall tour, sided by a brand new Flight Log 004 that features his recent Diplo & Friends guest mix.
This recent Flight Log once again sets a high bar in Gryffin’s musical treasury, leading into the mix with a ceaseless spread of up-and-coming house artists before taking us into a layout of future bass features.
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Posted by jewcebox on October 5, 2016
Recently, Senior Editor of Billboard Dance Matt Medved met up with the people at Billboard Radio China to sit down and talk all things relevant in today’s rapidly growing dance music scene. Medved’s reputation in the industry alone is astounding; he reveals that becoming a DJ in 2008 has helped him with his extensive music discovery, eventually leading him to becoming one of the most reputable music news reporters in dance music. His interview also touches on the recent closing of the notorious London club Fabric and its impact on the dance community, as well at the developing expansion of music on various digital platforms.
“There’s never been another time where so much music was being made and music was so accessible,” he says. “With streaming and all these platforms, you are a click away from hearing different worlds of music. I think that’s really inspiring.”
See more about the interview here and stream it below.
Posted by jewcebox on September 30, 2016
Looking to maintain his pioneering command in his music, Felix Jaehn has announced a live video featuring his worldwide summer tour to the tune of Chris Lake’s remix of “Bonfire.” The original was an astounding new direction for Felix, allowing him to branch out and discover new sounds that have him taking on a grungier side. Soon after the release of “Bonfire,” the single was picked up by Scottish-producer Chris Lake and remade into a club-centric masterpiece, and now Felix Jaehn is using the remix as the anthem to his summer as he recaps every standout moment during his tour. The video spotlights everyone that has made an impact on his breakthrough season, and allows us to take in the infectious energy that Felix’s emits in both his music and his performances.
See the video below and get your copy of the remix here.
Posted by jewcebox on September 29, 2016
Hook N Sling
Not too long ago, Grecian producer and DJ Nick Martin released his passionate new single, “Skyline,” featuring Tigerlily, instantly placing his name at the top of Greece’s iTunes charts and further propelling Martin’s growing status. His quick rise has not been unnoticed, as the single was soon picked up by the renowned Sydney-born producer Hook N Sling. Hook N Sling is well-known in the dance music world for his eclectic remixes for artists like Matoma, Kaskade, and Galantis. With his remix of “Skyline,” his production prowess once again comes to light as he infuses charged synths and a powerful bass line that thrust the record to the mainroom.
Listen to the remix above and buy/stream it here.
Posted by jewcebox on September 26, 2016
She may be only 16-years-old, but her sound is massive. New York’s up-and-coming producer and DJ Callie Reiff has been taking the dance music world by storm with her relentless and unapologetic production. Her rise in the scene has been staggering; the fury in her music has grabbed the attention of some of the most notorious producers in the game, including OWLSA label-head Skrillex who she joined on stage during this year’s NYFW. As she preps for the complete release of her forthcoming EP, Callie Reiff has been releasing tracks off the project to give fans a taste of what to expect. Her first single off the EP – “Shadow Dancing” – accumulated over 110,000 streams in a week, and now she’s back with another monster of a track.