this song is sick http://thissongissick.com/blog A electronic and hip hop music blog featuring only sick songs Thu, 24 Apr 2014 23:20:05 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.8.3 GRiZ Releases Funky New Song “Throwback”http://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/griz-throwback/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=griz-throwback http://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/griz-throwback/#comments Thu, 24 Apr 2014 22:22:45 +0000 http://thissongissick.com/blog/?p=42290 GRiZ - Throwback

Funky soul producer / DJ & Sax player GRiZ just released a brand new song out of nowhere titled "Throwback". There are elements of funk, hip-hop, trap, soul, and more in this potpourri of a track. From the effected vocals to the signature Sax solo GRiZ does alongside an unexpected marimba section you will be guessing till the end on this exciting 5 minute journey. Whatever you want to call it, it will have you replaying it after the very first listen. Stream below and look out for a free download in a few day. As always, enjoy!

GRiZ is also currently finishing up his Power in Numbers tour and will be embarking on festival run this summer. Check out all of his dates here.

GRiZ – Throwback | Free Download Coming Soon

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Tomorrowworld 2014 Drops Massive Lineup featuring Skrillex, Diplo, Bassnectar, Avicii, Zedd and 50 morehttp://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/tomorrowworld-2014/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=tomorrowworld-2014 http://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/tomorrowworld-2014/#comments Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:18:27 +0000 http://thissongissick.com/blog/?p=42281 10288712_747240848642805_1564688549445838770_n

One of Europe's premiere music festival made quite the splash in its inaugural year stateside as Tomorrowworld bought 140,000 electronic music enthusiasts to Chattahoochee Hills, Georgia. With the previous lineup displaying a jaw dropping yet diverse amount of acts, their was little doubt that the notoriety originating in Bern, Belguim made a successful transition and cemented its place amongst music festivals elite for years to come. The 2014 edition will see artists such as Bassnectar, Skrillex, Richie Hawtin, Zedd, Diplo, Avicii and many more descend up the enchanted grounds during September 26th – 28th. Concert goers can expect even more production to be poured into the festival this year as well, for that is what makes Tomorrowworld such a sought after event. Tickets can be purchased now, so start planning your end of summer adventure and above all… Enjoy!

Tomorrowworld 2014 | Buy Tickets

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Lorde – Tennis Court (Flume Remix) : One Of The Best Remixes Everhttp://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/lorde-tennis-court-flume-remix/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=lorde-tennis-court-flume-remix http://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/lorde-tennis-court-flume-remix/#comments Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:14:42 +0000 http://thissongissick.com/blog/?p=42264 flume4

It finally comes full circle for iconic Australian producer extraordinaire Flume who releases the remix we've been waiting for since it was recently debuted during the first weekend of Coachella Music and Arts Festival. Taking the reigns of popular New Zealand female singer / songwriter Lorde single "Tennis Court", Flume has poured a fine collection of soulful bass blasts into the original while an energetic synth pattern brings the playability into a whole new relam. Without a set release date, you will just have to stream the remix in its entirety below until more information is available. Dare we say this might end up being bigger then his epic Disclosure "You & Me" remix? Enjoy!

Lorde – Tennis Court (Flume Remix) | Stream Only

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The Glitch Mob – West Coast Rocks (2014 Mix) [Free Download]http://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/the-glitch-mob-west-coast-rocks-2014-mix/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=the-glitch-mob-west-coast-rocks-2014-mix http://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/the-glitch-mob-west-coast-rocks-2014-mix/#comments Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:06:14 +0000 http://thissongissick.com/blog/?p=42254 The Glitch Mob West Coast Rocks

The Glitch Mob are hot off the release of their latest album Love Death Immortality and have unleashed a brand new heavy version of their popular "West Coast Rocks" remix to break into festival season with. This remix was one of the first songs to really hook me into their sound years ago, so I'm even more thrilled to hear a new version. This mix is released in spirit of the group hitting the road on their Love Death Immortality tour, which is hitting countless festivals and cities over the next 3 months. Stream and grab a download of the mix below and make sure to catch these guys whenever they come close to you.

Enjoy!

The Glitch Mob – West Coast Rocks | Free Download

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[PREMIERE] Lettuce – Ziggowatt (Exmag Remix) : Funk / Electro-Soul [Free Download]http://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/premiere-lettuce-ziggowatt-exmag-remix/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=premiere-lettuce-ziggowatt-exmag-remix http://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/premiere-lettuce-ziggowatt-exmag-remix/#comments Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:46:22 +0000 http://thissongissick.com/blog/?p=42222 Lettuce - Ziggowatt (Exmag Remix).pdf

Today we have the latest piece of funk gold from one of our favorite new acts Exmag. They have gone and remixed funk supergroup Lettuce's single "Ziggowatt" into an extra spacey chilled out masterpiece. Using the original instruments as a foundation, Exmag deliver an electronic spin and layering in their own blend of instruments into the mix. The end result is quite a journey taking many twists and turns while keeping listeners fully engaged. You can listen to the premiere of the song in full below and grab an exclusive download. Enjoy!

Lettuce – Ziggowatt (Exmag Remix) | Free Download

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Catch Exmag on tour in a city near you. See dates after the jump.

4/24 – Counterpoint Pre-Party – Atlanta, GA

4/25 – Counterpoint Music Festival – Atlanta, GA

5/3 – Hudson Terrace – NYC

5/9 – District N9ne – Philly, PA

5/17 – Red Rocks Amphitheatre – Morrison, CO

5/29 -  District N9ne – Philly, PA

5/30 – The Altar Bar – Pittsburgh, PA

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Logic ft. Big Sean – Alright : Must Hear Collaborationhttp://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/logic-big-sean-alright/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=logic-big-sean-alright http://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/logic-big-sean-alright/#comments Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:28:13 +0000 http://thissongissick.com/blog/?p=42168 Logic - Alright (Ft. Big Sean) artwork

TSIS co-signed rapper Logic follows up recent singles "Now" and "While You Wait" with the latest track off of his  upcoming Free EPTipped as one of the project's biggest tracks, "Alright" is collaboration with Big Sean and see's both rappers going in on their respective verses. Logic spits at an unbelievable fast pace on the first and third verse with Big Sean providing some signature comical lyrics in the middle of his flow. Look out for the download of this on the While You Wait Free EP coming later this spring. Enjoy!

Logic ft. Big Sean – Alright | Stream Only Till Free EP

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Bingo Players Are Giving Away Signed Studio MIDI Keyboardhttp://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/bingo-players-keyboard-giveaway/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=bingo-players-keyboard-giveaway http://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/bingo-players-keyboard-giveaway/#comments Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:12:21 +0000 http://thissongissick.com/blog/?p=42152 Bingo-Players-Autographed-MIDI-Keyboard-Giveaway

Bingo Players faced quite the tragedy last year with member Paul Bäumer passing away after a tragic battle with cancer. It's been a few months since the tragedy and the group has just released one of their last collaborative efforts, "Knock You Out", one of their best tracks to date. Today we have a very special opportunity for one fan to have a true piece of history from the Bingo Players. Bingo Players and TSIS have teamed up to give away an actual MIDI Keyboard from their personal studio that has been signed by both Paul and Maarten themselves.

We are going to pick one lucky winner to win the prize, all you have to do is enter through the widget below. (The more entries increases your chances)

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[PREMIERE] Boys Noize – Starwin (Boys Noize Bounce Version) : Disco / Bouncehttp://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/premiere-boys-noize-starwin-bounce-version/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=premiere-boys-noize-starwin-bounce-version http://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/premiere-boys-noize-starwin-bounce-version/#comments Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:39:14 +0000 http://thissongissick.com/blog/?p=42155 1504094_10152151129925803_465764007_n

Whether collaborating with OWSLA kingpin Skrillex as supergroup Dog Blood or cultivating his signature sound alone, there is no question of German producer Boys Noize reign in and outside of the electronic music community. Possessing the sleek ability to commingle German techno with acid house and disco elements has made Boys Noize a personal favorite of mine for years and today we were blessed with the opportunity of premiering his latest undertaking for your listening pleasure. The infectious vibe oozing off the single "Starwin" is further enhanced by Boys Noize himself as he slows the tempo, adds hook samples and places a fresh kick drum pattern within. The "bounce version" captures the essence of the original, but delivers a new twist which we can't stop playing. Listen to the exclusive premiere below and grab Boys Noize Go Hard – The Remixes EP on digital download April 28th via Boys Noize Records. Enjoy

Boys Noize – Starwin (Bounce Version) | Stream Only

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Catch Boys Noize on the "Where's Your Child" Tour. See dates after the jump.

4/11 – Madrid, Spain @ Reverse. La Riviera
4/12 – Fraga @Florida135
4/17 – London, UK @ Bugged Out @ Area
4/18 – Morlaix @ Panoramas Festival
4/19 – Paris @ Showcase
4/20 – Schijndel, The Netherlands @ Paaspop Festival
4/25 – Atlanta, GA @ Counterpoint
5/1 – Boston, MA @ Royale Nightclub
5/2 – Toronto, CAN @ The Hoxton
5/3 – Montreal, CAN @ Telus
5/7 – Phoenix, AZ @ Monarch Theatre
5/8 – Denver, CO @ Beta Nightclub
5/9 – Chicago, IL @ The Mid
5/15 – Orlando, FL @ Firestone Amphitheatre @ The Lot
5/16 – Tampa Bay, FL @ Ampitheater
5/17 – El Paso, TX @ Tricky Falls
5/18 – Gulf Shores, AL @ Hangout Music Festival
5/23 – Edmonton, CAN @ Union Hall
5/24 – East Rutherford, NJ @ MatLife Stadium
5/25 – East Rutherford, NJ @ Electric Daisy Carnaval
5/26 – Detroit, MI @ Movement
5/31 – Munich, Germany @ Organic Dance Music Festival
6/6 – Copenhagen, Denmark @ Distortion 2014
6/7 – Stockholm, Sweden @ Debaser Medis
6/12 – Barcelona, Spain @ Sonar 2014
9/5 – Isle of Wight, UK @ Bestival

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Bingo Players Release Melodic Anthem “Knock You Out”http://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/bingo-players-knock-you-out/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=bingo-players-knock-you-out http://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/bingo-players-knock-you-out/#comments Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:27:03 +0000 http://thissongissick.com/blog/?p=42157 Bingo Players - Knock You Out

Dutch producer DJ act Bingo Players faced a tragedy late last year when Paul Bäumer passed away after a tragic battle with Cancer which shook the electronic world. Today we get a brand new production that was created last year by both members Maarten and Paul before the unfortunate passing. The song "Knock You Out" has the producers stepping outside of their festival banger norm to deliver an infectious melody featuring uplifting progressive house elements and extra smooth vocals. Stream the song in full below and pick up your copy via Bingo Player label Hysteria Records. Enjoy!

Also check back tomorrow (Wednesday) as we conduct a very special giveaway for one lucky fan to win an actual piece of studio gear from Bingo Players studio!

Bingo Players – Knock You Out | Beatport

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HARD Summer Releases Biggest Lineup to Date + Epic Trailer Videohttp://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/hard-summer-2014-lineup-trailer/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=hard-summer-2014-lineup-trailer http://thissongissick.com/blog/2014/hard-summer-2014-lineup-trailer/#comments Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:14:38 +0000 http://thissongissick.com/blog/?p=42140 Hard Summer 2014 Lineup

HARD Summer is one of the premiere electronic events in the country taking place right outside of LA thrown by HARD Events, also responsible for Holy Ship! and Day of the Dead among others. The lineup packs more surprises every year and this year the festival boasts is largest lineup to date. From the vast amount of headliners to every amazing artist scattered through the lineup, it's going to be hard to be disappointed. 

Taking place over August 2nd 3rd at the new location of Whittier Narrows Recreation Area right ousdie of Los Angeles, this is a weekend you don't want to miss out on.

Watch the incredible trailer below and pick up your tickets here before this sells out!

 

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