Porter Robinson – Essential Mix 2014 : Must Hear 2 Hour Mix

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As Porter Robinson's stock and merit continue to rise ahead of his highly anticipated debut artist album Worlds, the young producer is still finding opportunities to captivate his growing fanbase. Using legendary DJ and radio personality Pete Tong's infamous BBC1 Essential Mix program as his medium, Porter Robinson took to the airwaves last night to go into the mix for 2 whole hours. Sprinkling tracks from his upcoming release such as the jaw dropping creation "Lionhearted" and "Sea Of Voices", Porter debuted a new Anamanaguchi cut of "Sad Machine" along with a handful of future sounding tracks such as GANZ flip of "Hyperparadise", Nero's new single "Satisfy", and much more. Stead yourself for the excitement ahead and stream the mix below! Enjoy

Porter Robinson – BBC1 Essential Mix 2014 | Stream Only

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Diplo And Grandtheft Release Must Hear Remix Of Calvin Harris’ “Summer”

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It's quite fitting of Diplo to rekindle a collaboration with Toronto producer / DJ Grandtheft for a remix that could potentially rule the club and festival scenes this coming season. They two previously combined forces in 2012 on the massive remix of Calvin Harris's "Sweet Nothing" featuring the sultry voice of Florence Welsh (of Florence and the Machine). Now two years later, Diplo and Grandtheft take over another Calvin Harris release as they transform the progressive house vibes from the radio hit "Summer" into a certified trap and bass heater that is begging to be flexed in-front of a live audience. Stream the song below and pick up on iTunes if you're feeling it. Enjoy

Calvin Harris – Summer (Diplo and Grandtheft Remix) | iTunes 

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World Premiere: Catch Lungs ft. Danny Brown – Gotta Kill This : Incredible Gritty Rap Collaboration [Free Download]

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Excited to bring you the latest from Catch Lungs, one of Colorado’s most promising rappers. Around 2 years back I posted his Awake In a Dream album which featured underground hip-hop heavyweights eLZhi, Guilty Simpson, Blu among others. Today we have the newest single from Catch featuring none other then Detroit’s own star Danny Brown appropriately titled “Gotta Kill This”, which both rappers certainly do. The production has trippy far out vibe full of gunshot samples and gritty synths. Catch delivers some grimy, unique lines really showcasing his awesome style. Danny offers one of the hottest, filthiest verses I’ve ever heard with the winning outrageous line being “Bust a nut on her butt, call that baby sitting”. Both rappers aren’t afraid to say anything, leaving you equally shocked and impressed with almost every word. This is the first track to be released from Catch Lungs upcoming mixtape titled L.S.D. and if it’s any sign of what the release will hold we are in for quite a treat. Listen below to the world premiere and grab an exclusive free download while available. Enjoy!

Catch Lungs ft. Danny Brown – Gotta Kill This | Free Download

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Spring Awakening Music Festival 2014 Incredible Exclusive Live + Meet & Greet Photos

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The atmosphere in Chicago this past weekend made for a memorable three days as the entire Thissongissick.com team and our one of a kind interactive tent assembled on the grounds of Soldier Field for the 3rd annual Spring Awakening Music Festival. We provided festival goers the opportunity to attend our biggest Meet and Greet yet as the likes of Feed Me, DJ Snake, 3LAU, A-Trak, Tommy Trash, Paper Diamond, DVBBS, Big Gigantic, and Borgore took time to stop by our tent to take pictures and sign autographs with fans. The experience itself was very humbling as we were able to interact with our readers on a personal level while extending the experieince to them of meeting some of their favorite artistis / DJs. We have uploaded all the photos from the meet & greets to our Facebook Page with links to them all below and you can tag yourself and friends in the post. Big thanks to React, all the tour managers for making the experience possible and Da Black Swan Photography for capturing all the moments and we look forward to being apart of the festival for years to come. 

We have also included an album of some of our favorite shots captured of the weekend from some of the most high energy sets we've seen in quite some time. These aren't all the live shots, you can find all of them still getting rolled out through the TSIS Instagram here

DJ Snake Meet & Greet Photos (Click Here)

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3LAU Meet & Greet Photos (Click Here)

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Paper Diamond Meet & Greet Photos (Click Here)

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Tommy Trash Meet & Greet Photos (Click Here)

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Feed Me Meet & Greet Photos (Click Here)

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A-Trak Meet & Greet Photos (Click Here)

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DVBBS Meet & Greet Photos (Click Here)

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Big Gigantic Meet & Greet Photos (Click Here)

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Borgore Meet & Greet Photos (Click Here)

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Live Shots From Spring Awakening Music Festival (Click Here)

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Enter Zeds Dead at Red Rocks “Dead Rocks” Poster Design Contest

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The bass assassins known globally as Zeds Dead are about to turn up the historic Red Rocks Amphitheatre cleverly being called "DEAD ROCKS", happening just days after the release of their highly anticipated new Somewhere Else EP coming out on Mad Decent. With a strong supporting cast of the newly added Dada Life, Joey Bada$$Manic Focus, Grandtheft, Basscrooks, and long-time collaborative rapper Omar Linx, this is shaping up to be a fine event come July 3rd. We have partnered up with the guys to conduct a contest for all you artistic individuals and fans to design your own "Deadrocks" poster. Zeds Dead will personally decide the winners of the contest. There will be one grand prize winner going to the best design who will have their poster turned into a limited 11" x 17" screen printed poster that will be sold at Red Rocks during the event, and the winner will be taking home all the profits made from it, on top of getting 2 VIP tickets to the show and Zeds Dead and TSIS will be blasting out the winning design on all over online. There will also be a second place winner that will be awarded to the worst poster design who will win 2 VIP tickets and get their bad poster signed by the group where you will get to me them personally. Here are the prizes listed out. Watch the brand new trailer below!

PRIZE 1
- this will be awarded to the person who designs the best poster
- the winning poster will have 50 limited prints made available for purchase at the show and the artist gets to keep all the profits!
- Plus winner gets 2x VIP tickets to the show!
- Plus ZD will sign your original piece at the show for you, where you will get to meet them backstage!

PRIZE 2
- this will be awarded to the person who designs the worst poster design
- Winner will receive 2x VIP tickets to the show!
- Plus ZD will sign your crappy poster design at the show, where you will get to meet them backstage!

Winner will be contacted by email or Facebook at 2 pm mst July 2nd, 2014.

How To Enter Contest: Submit poster entries to picsforzedsdead@gmail.com email account with the subject line DEADROCKS POSTER CONTEST

Good luck to everyone entering, can't wait to see what comes up!

World Premiere: Jamie Woon – Shoulda (Fabich & Ferdinand Weber Remix) : Funky Deep House Remix [Free Download]

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Leave it to an emerging producer duo hailing from the shores of Germany to deliver a fresh dose of deep house feels today as Fabich & Ferdinand Weber premiere their newest track via TSIS. Using the soothing vocals from UK singer / songwriter Jamie Woon chill single "Shoulda", the two craft out a thumping bass pattern and fill the space with various percussion elements. Trying to not dance to this remix will be a struggle, but take the plunge by streaming the release below and grabbing a limited 7 day free download on the house. Enjoy

Jamie Woon – Shoulda (Fabich & Ferdinand Weber Remix) | Free Download

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Duke Dumont Delivers Must Hear Deep House Original “Won’t Look Back”

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We've all come to know and and love the infectious melodies created by UK producer Duke Dumont with his hit singles "I Got U" and "Need U 100%" still ruling the radio charts internationally. Duke keeps the momentum going strong with a brand new release "Won't Look Back" that features a fine amount of deep house allure centered around a sultry set of pipes driving home the lyrics. It's uplifting and sexy at it's core and will have you dancing from start to finish. A digital download won't be available until August 24th via Blasé Boys Club, but you can stream the release in full below! Enjoy

Duke Dumont – Won't Look Back | iTunes

World Premiere: Above & Beyond feat. Alex Vargas – Sticky Fingers (Pierce Fulton Remix) : Progressive House Remix

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Dance music icons Above and Beyond have enlisted rising house force Pierce Fulton to reconstruct their huge single "Sticky Fingers". He keeps the vocals and melodies intact while giving it his melody driven progressive house treatment fit for the largest of crowds. This sensational cut is bound to find its way into the playlists of many this summer. Being an official release on Above and Beyond's prestigious Anjunabeats label, you can already expect a massive response. Stream the song below and pick up on Beatport tomorrow (June 20th) if you're digging it! Enjoy

Above & Beyond feat. Alex Vargas – Sticky Fingers (Pierce Fulton Remix) | Stream Only

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Mac Miller – Melt (feat. ScHoolboy Q) (Produced Pete Rock) : Chilled Out Collab

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To celebrate the one year anniversary of his sophomore album Watching Movies With The Sound Off, Mac Miller released a brand new unreleased track featuring his good homie Schoolboy Q. Featuring an an extra fresh beat from the legend Pete Rock acts as the perfect soundtrack for both rappers to spit some solid verses. This is a track that didn't make the cut for his album, but now we can enjoy it in full. Sit back, relax and enjoy!

Mac Miller – Melt (feat. ScHoolboy Q) (Produced Pete Rock) | Stream Only

Ryan Hemsworth Delivers Refreshing New Single “Every Square Inch” feat. Qrion [Free Download]

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Everyones favorite beat maker extraordinaire Ryan Hemsworth has kept himself busy in 2014 touring the globe extensively and delivering his signature "sad boy" creations to the masses. Having spent a large amount of time in the far east and being known for his love of all things Japanese, Ryan's newest original release "Every Square Inch" draws influence from the eclectic style of the country as he puts together a refreshing blend of future bass feels and chill trap aesthetics. This collaboration with emerging Japanese producer Qrion is too good to just listen to one time and is available now for free download now! Enjoy

Ryan Hemsworth – Every Square Inch (with Qrion) | Free Download

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Elliphant – Revolusion (UZ Remix) : Trap / Bass Remix [Free Download]

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The masked bandit known internationally as ƱZ (UZ) has given listeners numerous reasons to go ape shit due to the beat-maker exploding on to the electronic music community with his hyped out trap and bass releases. His "Trap Shit" originals continuously show the evolution of the mysterious producers sound design and composition, while his remixes provide us with the needed trapped out cut for new playability. UZ took on the task of remixing Mad Decent newcomer Elliphant breakout single "Revolusion" and turned it into a certified trap heater as he layers in the proper amount of snare snaps, kickdrums effects and quick wonky bass blasts while still capturing the vocals in the tracks build up. Pump those arms up and down to the beat and grab this release for free download now! Enjoy

Elliphant – Revolusion (ƱZ Remix) | Free Download

World Premiere: Chordashian – Questions (JackLNDN Remix) : Amazing Deep House Remix

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The feel good vibes are alive and well on the latest release from UK producer JackLNDN who has pumped out his infectious blend of house music via TSIS on a number of occasions in the past. His newest offering will instantly find its way into your summertime playlist as JackLNDN breathes new life into emerging Brooklyn, NY indie dance duo Chordashian breakout single "Questions". A smooth disco house addition to the foundation makes the lead vocals performed by Frances Rose sultry and sexual. I can't even imagine the feels this track would create when heard live and am greatly anticipating when that happens. You can grab a purchase the song on iTunes below as part of a Questions Remix EP now which features the original and a cut from A.W.O.L. Enjoy 

Chordashian – Questions (JackLNDN Remix) | iTunes

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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 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!


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