Wakarusa is one of the the United States longest running camping music festivals, always bringing a wide range of artists from the electronic and live spaces. The 2015 edition of the festival looks to be one of it's best yet featuring acts ranging from Major Lazer to Big Gigantic all the way to Chance the Rapper and many more. It will be taking place at it's amazing location at Mulberry Mountain in Ozark, Arkansas from June 4-7th with four full days of music with something for everyone.
For a second year in a row we've teamed up with Wakarusa to bring you a MASSIVE contest to get you and a friend to the festival and this year TSIS favorite Thomas Jack is in the mix. The prize package includes getting a travel budget to make your way out to the festival ($500 budget), 2 VIP tickets to the festival AND a helicopter ride around the festival grounds with Thomas Jack where you will be able to meet him in a personal setting! Enter via the Lockerdome widget below and we'll contact the winner on Wednesday 5/20! Good luck!
Canadian bass duo Zeds Dead announced the Somewhere Else Remix EP a few weeks ago and dropped the first track which was a remix of their own song "Collapse" newly titled "Collapse 2.0".
Well today we have the premiere of the next remix off the package from Austin based producer MSCLS taking on their single "Bustamove". MSCLS keeps the original house tempo but adds some hard hitting percussion, piano lines and a new techno inspired bass fueld drops that will keep your head knocking. Stream the infectious remix below and pick up your copy along with the other remixes May 12th. Enjoy
Zeds Dead – Bustamove (MSCLS Remix) | iTunes
They have found time to somehow remix Belgain singer Stromae's single "Ave Cesaria" and give it the proper Major Lazer flavor. The song gets completely infected with the festival ready side of Major Lazer managing to highlight the vocals while speeding things up leading to some high energy drops. Listen to the song below and grab a free download from the artists. Enjoy!
Stromae – Ave Cesaria (Major Lazer Remix) | Free Download
EDC aka Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas is one of the largest electronic events in the world bringing hundreds of thousands to the desert for an over the top full on rave carnival right outside the iconic Strip in downtown Vegas.
Well for 2015 they did not hold back, providing one of their largest lineups to date. Featuring a very fitting mix of some of the largest global headliners alongside some of the most exciting rising talents.
Check out the full lineup above featuring over 150 acts. Enjoy!
Michigan based vocalist Quinn has been making a name for himself like never before over the past few months teasing his Change Of Scenery EP and has just released the full project for free download on his Soundcloud. He has no problem blending hip-hop, indie, tropical beats and a splash of R&B to combine them for a fun mixture that sounds very unique. Two of our favorites from the EP are "FFYL" and "Never Done This" which both bring out the perfect summer vibes. The rest of the EP is pretty solid as well, so listen below in full and grab a free download. Enjoy!
Quinn – Change Of Scenery EP | Free Download
Atlanta's newest rapper on his way to blow up is Fetty Wap who is experiencing some radio succes in the US with his "Trap Queen" single. Well his new collab single alongside Monty as his Remy Boyz group is "My Way" and will be Fetty's followup single and is on track to be a summer hit.
Well now none other than Drake has gone ahead and remixed the track solidfying Fetty's unbelieaveble buzz. Listen below and watch out for Fetty Wap and his Remy Boyz group. Enjoy!
Crizzly, the Texas producer, self proclaimed "Crunkstep" founder, and TSIS regular is back with his second ever original release to date following up "Dat Ass" with another trap anthem "Ass Clap" featuring Nilo Stari. As you can tell Crizzly is all about the "ass" haha. Crizzly lays down an infectious melody accompanied with trapped out drums and vocal chops that prepare you for an all out bass riot of a drop. We see this being played at festivals and clubs all summer so get your trap arms ready. Grab a limited free download for the next two weeks via Crizzly's new label Slice Gang Records. Enjoy
Crizzly – Ass Clap (feat. Nilo Stari) | Free Download
Long time TSIS supported artist Kygo continues to amaze the world on his rise to the top with something new. He just did a live cover of Tove Lo's huge single "Habits (Stay High)" alongside the singer Alan Parson who was heard on the single "Stole The Show".
This was for a special LiveLounge video with UK's BBC Radio 1. It's an incredibly well done cover doing more than justice to the original. Watch below and enjoy!
Kanye West’s “All Day” Receives An Incredible Indie Electronic Cover From Mark Johns & Sweater BeatsPosted in Chill by nick | Tags: all day, Cover, Free Download, kanye west, Mark Johns, Sweater Beats
"All Day" by Kanye West has become one of the hottest hip-hop tracks of the year, and today we get an unexpected cover the song needed. Rising female singer Mark Johns, who's been making some online waves, has stepped up to provide the vocals of this cover while she has linked up with buzzing producer Sweater Beats to recreate the track. Sweater doesn't hold back providing guitar riffs and high pitched synths to create his imagination of the instrumental. Mark Johns really steps up providing an indie meets R&B take with her vocals that is both equally seductive and hypnotizing. The chemistry of the two artists is through the roof leaving us with something even Kanye himself would approve of. Listen below and grab a free download. Enjoy!
Mark Johns – All Day (Prod. Sweater Beats) | Free Download
Austin City Limits 2015 Lineup Leaks Early Featuring The Weeknd, Deadmau5, Drake, Bassnectar, A$AP Rocky, Disclosure & MorePosted in Uncategorized by nick | Tags: 2015, Austin City Limits, Bassnectar, Chance the Rapper, Deadmau5, Disclosure, Drake, Lineup, The Weeknd
Austin City Limits, one of the most Popular US music festivals which brings concert goers from all over the nation to Austin, Texas has been growing to become one of the premiere festivals just like its sister festival Lollapalooza both brought you by C3 presents. They are known for their amazing diverse lineups and that's just what has happened again this year with this latest lineup leak. ACL was supposedly announcing the official lineup tomorrow (Tuesday) but looks like it leaked on their official website for a few hours and has since been pulled down but we have screen shots of the lineup so don't worry!
ACL stepped their game up big time this year as it seems every act should be a headliner with obvious stand outs like; The Weeknd, Drake, deadmau5, Bassnectar, Disclosure, Foo Fighters, Florence + The Machine, Alt-J, A$AP Rocky, Tame Impala and more. Other stand out acts to catch will be Flosstradamus, Nero, Cherub, G-Eazy, Run The Jewels, GRiZ, Halsey and many many more. See both weekend flyers below and grab tickets here before they sell out.
British bass producer Zomboy has been providing the grimiest of bass music to fans all over the world for the past 5 years and shows no sign of slowing down. Zomboy released The Symphonic Dead EP in late 2012 and finally the remixes are rolling out three years later. He has enlisted none other than jokester Dillon Francis to take on one the lead single "Nuclear (Hands Up)" and has given it a proper moombahton flip. Dillon keeps the hard hitting party vibes from the original but adds his signature synth sounds and heavy moombahton hits and even goes half time for a monstrous trap drop for the perfect remix. Stream the full song below and grab a copy May 25th.
Zomboy – Nuclear (Hands Up) (Dillon Francis Remix) | iTunes
Sydney based producer Wave Racer has been silent the past year; not releasing any new music for almost 11 months and we can't say we haven't missed him. Today he is finally back, this time taking on Duke Dumont's single "The Giver (Reprise)" but with a different twist than we'd normally expect to hear from Wave Racer. He has left out the 8 bit videogame inspired sounds he's known for and has gone for a slowed down synth-heavy melodic take on the song that fits perfectly with the vocals for an outcome that is candy to your ears. You can stream the full remix below and we will keep you posted on a release date. Enjoy
Duke Dumont – The Giver (Reprise) (Wave Racer Remix)
[PREMIERE] Fetty Wap – Trap Queen (Autolaser Cover) (Ft. Z Woods) : Must Listen Future Bass / Chill Trap [Free Download]Posted in Bangin, Premieres by nick | Tags: AutoLaser, Fetty Wap, Free Download, Future Bass, Remix
Atlanta's newest rising star Fetty Wap has been exploding thanks to his massive breakout single "Trap Queen" that's been taking over the radio recently and racking up millions upon millions of plays everywhere. Well today Norwegian producer and TSIS favorite Autolaser has taken on this beast of a song and given it a complete facelift. He strips down almost all the elements of the original besides the catchy vocals who he actually had Los Angeles vocalist Z Woods sing the lyrics and lays down a melodic foundation full of colorful synths, strings, funky bass wobbles and all the right percussion to keep you grooving the length of the song. You will have trouble not hitting the replay button on this one, enjoy the premiere of the stream below and grab an exclusive free download. Enjoy!
Fetty Wap – Trap Queen (Autolaser Remix) | Free Download
Canadian artist Vanic continues his exciting streak of succesful releases following up "Borderline," "Make Me Fade" and "Hypnotic" with yet another hit. He has teamed up with talented vocalist K. Flay once again on the new track "Cops" and we haven't been able to stop listening to it. You hear Vanic's signature melodies and unique percussion combine perfectly to make way for K.Flay's verses to shine bright. Vanic is giving this out as a free download so grab below and enjoy.
Vanic X K.Flay – Cops | Free Download
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My story has changed quite a lot since moving to Boulder, Colorado and starting Thissongissick back in 2010. My name is Nick Guarino and this is Thissongissick.com. We've grown a lot since, but the original goal has always stayed the same: making it easier for you to discover sick new music that you've never heard before. In high school I would make mix cd's for my friends to show them all the new music I was discovering. Now, through TSIS, we work with musicians and record labels from all over the world to showcase a variety of the freshest electronic, hip-hop, indie, and alternative music to a global following that is comprised of millions of music lovers in over 110 countries - every single month. So, make yourself at home while enjoying countless amazing musicians from a variety of genres and let the sick sounds fill your ears! - Nick