The path to finding ones true sound can be a blessing or a curse but having spent two years on the journey following hit remixes of Passion Pit and Maroon 5, New York producer Ashworth is ready to reap the rewards of his discovery with the release of his first original titled "God Must Be A Lonely Man". This hybrid single brings indie-electronic, future bass, and trap genre elements together while the inspirational lyrics sung by Ashworth himself bring a perfect amount of good feels to the vibe. Stream this exclusive premiere below and grab a free download thanks to Ashworth. Enjoy
Ashworth – God Must Be A Lonely Man | Free Download
I know, I know, another remix of "Latch" from Disclosure? Well after hearing this rendition from emerging Norwegian producer Lido, we knew it needed to be posted without question! Lido has taken the chart smashing deep house / uk garage anthem and given it a smooth yet energetic remix; tossing in elements of trap, future-bass and more. It has some hints of Cashmere Cat, which makes sense considering the two are actually friends. Stream the exclusive premiere below while we patiently await an official release. Enjoy!
Disclosure – Latch (Lido Remix) | Stream Only
The Chainsmokers won't stop the stream of new music to help supplement their global #Selfie takeover. They've perfectly taken on the indie alternative single "Sleeping With A Friend" by UK band Neon Trees and turned it into a progressive house bomb. The duo has highlighted the catchy vocals and guitar elements and added a new anthem inducing synth lines and breaks. The result is quite the anthem ready to set off any club or festival. Stream the exclusive premiere below and a grab digital download from iTunes now! Enjoy
Neon Trees – Sleeping With A Friend (The Chainsmokers Remix) | Stream Only
After taking last year off, the long awaited 2nd year of Counterpoint Music Festival is just around the corner to help fully kick off fesival season. Taking place in the wonderful fields of Kingston Downs right outside of Atlanta, Georgia, Counterpoint features a massive lineup with notable names such as Outkast, Pretty Lights, J.Cole, Krewella, Big Gigantic, Boys Noize, GRiZ, Wolfgang Gartner and much more. We have the amazing opportunity for one person and a friend to experience this festival in VIP style. More info below.
We are sending one winner to the festival with two VIP 3-Day passes ($1200 Value) which includes: special amenities access to VIP viewing areas, free drink happy hours, express access, and much more. On top of that, you will experience a meet & greet with headliner Big Gigantic and be able to watch their set on the main stage with the crew! This will be an experience that you and a friend you will never forget. All you have to do is enter through the widget below via E-mail, Facebook, Twitter, etc. with each entry increasing your chances!
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Emerging Los Angeles producers Pyramid Juke has dabbled deep within the bass spectrum to create a body thumping original for your audible pleasure. The beatmakers conjure up an enticing mixture of soulful bass blasts and melodic keyboard samples on "Diamonds"; even gaining support from fellow LA natives gLAditaor who featured the track in a recent mix. Stream the exclusive premiere below and grab this single on Pyramid Juke's upcoming Diamonds EP being released via SMOG Records on April 15th! Enjoy
Pyramid Juke – Diamonds | Pre-Order
UZ, the masked menace and part of being responsible for the rise and domination of the trap and bass genre, is back at it once again as he continues with the "Trap Shit" EP series that celebrates its 2 year anniversay and played a vital role in his popularity. Today's premiere of Trap Shit 17/20 featuring volume's 17, 18, 19 (feat. Problem), and 20; further showcasing more of the beatmakers talents as each track offers solid basslines that are layered with the signature kick drum, snare snap, and percussion enhancements that have inspiried current producers to this day. Treat yourself to four certified trap heaters by streaming the exclusive premiere below and grabbing a free download courtesy of the fine folks at Mad Decent and Jeffrees. Enjoy
UZ – Trap Shit 17/20 | Free Download
Brace yourself for quite the sensational remix thanks to Las Vegas natives Black Boots who've dared to extend the playability of UK producer Duke Dumont's massive summertime hit "Need U 100%". Keeping the house vibe and sensual vocals provided by A*M*E* intact, the duo infuse a smooth future bass addition with subtle hints of trap allure into the mix. It's a reup of the highest degree and has been stuck on repeat since it came our way. Stream below and grab an exclusive download for you all, and us, thanks to the artist. Enjoy
Duke Dumont – Need U 100% (Black Boots Remix) | Free Download
[PREMIERE] Janelle Monáe – What Is Love (Jordan Postrel Remix) : Melodic Tech-House [Limited Free Download]Posted in Bangin, Premieres by nick | Tags: Janelle Monáe, Jordan Postrel, Limited Free Download, Premeire, Tech House
American soul singer Janelle Monáe just received a refreshing facelift to her song "What Is Love" from newcomer producer Jordan Postrel. The Miami based producer provides some amazing vocal work alongside a melodic atmosphere with the perfect amount of tech-house elements. We have been lucky enough to work with Jordan and the label (Atlantic Records) to offer a limited 48 hour exclusive free download so grab it before it's gone. The song is also available through iTunes. Enjoy!
Janelle Monáe – What Is Love (Jordan Postrel Remix) | Limited 48 Hour Free Download
We have been big supporters of Skrillex and his OWSLA camp and their blog NEST HQ and had a great time teaming up with them on the Good Times event and Boys Noize Records showcase at Miami Music Week this past week. We have joined forces with NEST HQ for an exciting new feature where we have a photo diary following the journey of Skrillex / OWSLA's personal photographer Loren Wohl giving an intimate behind the scenes look at Miami and Ultra. Here's his story and photos:
Check out the intimate photo journey of the photographer complete with photos, gifs and more after the jump here
We also have some must-see new photos brought to life with videos taken seconds before and after they were shot here
Henrik B & Niklas Gustavsson & Peter Johansson – Echoes (FULLHAUS & JAKOB D!MES REMIX) : Melodic Progressive House / Trap [Free Download]Posted in Bangin, Premieres by nick | Tags: Free Download, FULLHAUS, Henrik B, JAKOB D!MES, Niklas Gustavsson, Peter Johansson, Premiere, Remix
Here's a mouthful of producers for a very cool collaborative remix on "Echoes" originally by Henrik B & Niklas Gustavvson & Peter Johansson flipped by newcomers FULLHAUS & Jakob D!MES. The producers take on the progressive house anthem and give it a chilled out trap remix that manages to leave the melodic happy touch of the original intact. The original was released through Avicii's Le7els label but these guys have been nice enough to pass this out as a free download. Enjoy!
Henrik B & Niklas Gustavsson & Peter Johansson – Echoes (FULLHAUS & JAKOB D!MES REMIX) | Free Download
[PREMIERE] Kiesza – Hideaway (Dzeko & Torres Remix) : Massive Progressive House Remix [Free Download]Posted in Bangin, Premieres by nick | Tags: Dance, Dzeko & Torres, Free Download, Kiesza, progressive house, Remix
Dzeko & Torres are back after a huge week in Miami from crushing Ultra Music Festival and having some huge club plays including the TSIS x Musical Freedom label showcase at SET Nightclub. The boys debuted a brand new infectious remix of Kiesza's smooth dance hit "Hideaway" and now we get the premiere of the track complete with free download. They have reworked the vocals and melody perfectly turning it into a progressive house bomb ready to crush festivals and clubs across the globe. Enjoy!
Kiesza – Hideaway (Dzeko & Torres Remix) | Free Download
One of the icons in th American Electro / House scene Tommie Sunshine has had the priveledge of playing on main stage at this year's Ultra Music Festival. We've been lucky enough to have teamed up with him to debut it to the world in full, complete with free download. He's laid down an assault of electro house and progressive house anthems in seamless fashion filled with some unreleased tracks including some from himself. Stream below and download a copy, enjoy!
Tommie Sunshine – Ultra Music Festival 2014 Live Set | Free Download
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 have grown a lot since, but the original goal has stayed the same, making it easier for you to discover sick new music you have 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 Thissongissick, we work with musicians and record labels from all over the world to showcase a variety of freshest electronic, hip-hop, indie, and other fresh genres to a worldwide following that now reaches millions of music lovers over 110+ countries, every single month. Make yourself at home, enjoy countless amazing musicians from a variety of genres and let the sick sounds fill your ears. Enjoy!