Win An Exclusive Kygo DJ Set In Las Vegas On World’s Largest Ferris Wheel With All Your Friends!

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With the recent announcement of Kygo standing in for superstar producer Avicii's mainstage performance at this weekends TomorrowWorld and receiving praise from electronic music enthusiasts worldwide, the young producer continues his rapid ascent to fame by delivering an exciting opportunity that might be the first of its kind.

To celebrate his first ever headline show in Las Vegas at the legendary Brooklyn Bowl on October 3rd, Kygo is throwing one of the craziest contests we have ever heard of. On top of giving one lucky winner a travel budget to plan a trip to Vegas from anywhere, he is giving the winner and up to 20 of their friends an insanely exclusive private DJ set from High Roller (the worlds tallest Ferris Wheel), a one night hotel accommodation at Caeser's Palace, 7 tickets to Kygo's show at Brooklyn Bowl, and a VIP bowling lane party for everyone right next to the side of the stage during the performance.

You can purchase the remaining tickets to the Kygo headline show on October 3rd at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas here

All you have to do to win is enter through the widget below, good luck to everyone and whoever wins this epic prize!

Grand Prize Includes: 

- Exclusive Ferris Wheel DJ Set From Kygo For Winner And 20 Guests
- $500 Travel Stipend
- Complimentary Hotel Night At A Caesar's Entertainment Property
- Concert Tickets For Winner & 7 Friends
- Bowling Lane Party During Show

Winner will be contacted by email or Facebook at 4 pm Est  Sep 30th, 2014.

How do you enter? Easy, just enter through this widget below via E-mail, Facebook, Twitter, etc. with each step increasing your chances.

 

Jon Bellion Releases Must Hear Free Album “The Definition” Blending Hip-Hop and Indie

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Jon Bellion.. what can I say that I haven't already about one of the most exciting names in music right now? We first sponsored and premiered his entire first album "The Seperation" which was given out as a free download and got us hooked on the talented multi-faceted artist capable of not only writing and singing, but also producing. Well today we get the next chapter in the artist's blossoming career with another entire new album "The Definition", somehow released as a free download once again. 

We first got to sample "Munny Right", "Simple and Sweet" and "Carry Your Throne" which came along with some cinematic quality music videos bringing the songs to life. Today we get the rest of the 11 track album. We hear Jon successfully manage to blend an endless amount genres primarily focused around hip-hop and indie with some R&B tossed in the mix. Production on the release, done by Jon himself manages to fuse organic instruments and just the right amount of electronic influence. Every song couldn't be more different, with something to please almost everyone. It's really hard to believe this release is actually available for free, but it is, and is now available to grab through Jon's website here. Enjoy!

Also Jon is kicking off his first ever nationwide run of shows on The Defition Tour kicking off Oct 1st in Boston, MA. See the full dates and ticket info below.

Purchase tickets to The Beautiful Mind Tour Here!

 

Jon Bellion – The Definition Album | Free Download

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The Chainsmokers Release A Must Hear Deep Remix of “Sway” by Anna Of The North + Free Download

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While The Chainsmokers got on most the world's maps due to their ourtageous chart topping viral hit "Selfie" song or the more recent "Kanye", yet some people forget that these two producers are very vtallented and versatile producers capable of many styles. Don't forget their amazing remixes of Foxes "Holding On To Heaven" and NONONO's "Pumpkin Blood" among many others. Today we get their latest remix taking on new Scandinavian indie singer Anna Of The North and her single "Sway". They venture into some new territory and channel some deep house vibes with a funky indie house twist. The song has me replaying it instantly, and thanks to a free download from the guys it never has to stop. Listen below and grab a download. Enjoy!

Anna Of The North – Sway (The Chainsmokers Remix) | Free Download

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Kendrick Lamar Releases Must Hear Single “i”

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After releasing his debut studio album Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City, Kendrick Lamar went from being a promising new rapper out of Compton to one of the most respected faces in hip-hop coached by Dr. Dre himself. Today we get the new single from Kendrick since his Grammy nominated album titled "i", which could be the first song from his forthcoming album. Packing an epic intro, instantly catchy guitar focused production and mixture of rapping some choruses and unreal verses. If this is a taste of what we can expect, his new record could potentially match or top m.a.a.d. city if that is even possible. Listen to this instant hit and be thankful that Kendrick is back. Enjoy!

Kendrick Lamar – i

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Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike vs W&W – Waves (Slander TomorrowWorld Remix) : Festival Trap Anthem

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Slander are one of the acts in 2014 that have been on the high speed path straight to the top of the EDM circuit dropping an endless amount of "Heaven Trap" edits and remixes that have turned into global festival anthems, and not to mention all the recent damage they've caused upon the very first festivals they have played. They follow up their recent remix to Arty's "Up All Night" with possibly their biggest track to date. They have been officially enlisted for remix duties of the 2014 TomorrowLand official theme song "Waves" that is a collaboration between TomorrowLand kings Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike vs Dutch duo W&W. They have provided their own "TomorrowWorld" remix just in time to become the TomorrowWorld anthem at this weekends American expansion of the festival kicking off Thursday with the Gathering pre-party.

The song is an instant anthem ready to destroy TomorrowWorld, highlighting the song's infectious melody while pumping it full of festival trap elements. They keep things interesting throughout as they alter the melody for an even more epic second drop. We get the full stream of the song, but no details on a free download or Beatport release, so we will keep you posted. Enjoy!

Also for those attending TomorrowWorld this weekend, Slander will be playing from 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm on the "It's A Trap" stage.

Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike vs W&W – Waves (Slander TomorrowWorld Remix) | Stream Only

[TSIS PREMIERE] ODESZA Receive Beach Ready Remix From Hermitude On “Say My Name (Ft. Zyra)”

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ODESZA are riding high on the recent release of their debut album In Return and now embark on their biggest headline tour to date. We've teamed up with the duo to launch a contest for "Say My Name" and have an official remix of the same song.

Australian duo Hermitude who are no strangers to TSIS (GANZ x Flume Flip of their song "Hyperparadise" or original "Ukiyo") were enlisted for remix duties and completely smashed it. They lay down their future bass styling yet pack an unexpected twist of steel drum to coincide with the drop sections. The song does the original more than justice and you can listen to the exclusive premiere below. It is stream only for now, but you you will be able to grab your copy when it is released with more remixes on an upcoming Say My Name Remixes EP. Listen below and enjoy!

ODESZA – Say My Name (Hermitude Remix) | Stream Only

"SAY MY NAME" REMIX CONTEST:

As mentioned above we just teamed up with ODESZA to launch a massive remix competition surrounding this very track "Say My Name" with a winner receiving an official release via Counter / Ninja Tune Records on top of a MASCHINE controller and an exclusive placement on TSIS. The instrumental / vocals stems were made available last week and submissions and voting starting today, so you still have plenty of time to enter! 

Read more info on entering the ODESZA x TSIS "Say My Name" remix competition and grab the remix stems download here

Win An Exclusive Excision SubPac System And Experience Bass In A Whole New Way

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The headphone market has completely revolutionized over the past few years letting you hear some of the most crisp sounds imaginable and even being able to even mildly feel the bass in music. But nothing happens to compare to truly feeling the music and bass when seeing your favorite DJ or musician in a live setting. The sound you feel at a club or festival hits your body in ways you can never experience in the comfort of your own home… that is until now.

Say hello to the Sub Pac, a device that lets you literally feel the bass like never before. You can either wear the device like a backpack or you can get the seated version to add to your favorite chair. Then once you hook it up through your music source, you then begin to feel the low bass frequencies of your favorite songs physically exploding on your back. The experience is one you really have to try for yourself to understand. 

We've teamed up with one of the kings of the global bass community, Excision, to give 4 lucky winners his very own limited edition SubPac system. The B.C. based producer / DJ has fallen in love with the devices and wants the world to experience them. 

Excision recently released his annual edition of Shambahla Mix series, which has become one of the biggest mixes in bass music. It is full of unreleased music that Excision plays out live for everyone to enjoy. 

All you have to do to enter to win 1 of the 4 SubPac systems is follow Excision on Soundcloud and re-post his most recent Shambahla below. 

Dillon Francis Unveils Must Hear Remix of “Morning Sun” by Strange Talk

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As Dillon Francis approaches the release of his debut studio album Money Sucks, Friends Rule, he manages to bust out a completely new remix. Taking on indie act Strange Talk and their recently released single "Morning Sun", Dillon delivers his unique spin on the track. He doesn't go too hard here, managing to keep things light and bouncy. Listen to the song below and look out to pick up your copy at midnight via iTunes. Enjoy!

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[TSIS PREMIERE] Tiësto & MOTi Release Electro House Remix of “Light Years Away”

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Days after dropping a visually stunning music video for "Light Years Away", the latest single off Tiësto's latest studio album, we receive a brand new remix of the very same track by Tiësto and regular collaborator MOTi. The duo breaks down the melody filled progressive house single and builds it back up as a certified electro house heater ready to crush the biggest of festivals. The vocals stay intact giving some contrast to the harder edge. Listen below to the premiere of the remix and we will keep you posted on a release date. Enjoy!

Tiësto – Light Years Away (Tiesto & MOTi Remix) | Stream Only

The Game – Let’s Ride (SNBRN Remix) : Chill Deep House Remix [Free Download]

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LA's latest house producer gem SNBRN has been on quite the streak remixing classic including Ace of Base's "All She Wants", Mark Morrison's "Return Of the Mack" among others. Well today we get a new one similar to his summer soaked house spin on 50's Cent's "21 Questions" taking on yet another mid 2000's rapper. He flips The Game's "Let's Ride" into deep house greatness, pitching the vocals to fit just right. This should have you feeling warm going into the changing of seasons. Listen below to the premiere and grab a free download thanks to SNBRN. Enjoy

The Game – Let's Ride (SNBRN Remix) | Free Download

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ZHU Releases Must Hear Cover Remix Of CHVRCHES “Gun”

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After exploding into the scene through an initial Outkast cover mashup and nameless original, mysterious producer ZHU has the world curious as to what is next for him. Today we hear an amazing new cover of the indie band CHVRCHES and their song "Gun", which received the signature ZHU treatment. The man can do no wrong, and you won't be able to stop moving while checking this one out! With the world premiere broadcasted on Triple J last night, this song is now available as a free download for everyone in the world.

ZHU is set to perform his first string of live shows ever this coming weekend in Australia with the cities and dates listed below. You will not want to miss these shows if you reside down under and I hope ZHU makes an appearance in the USA soon. Enjoy!

Sydney – Centennial Park, Saturday 27 September
Perth – Ozone Reserve, Sunday 28 September
Melbourne – Observatory Precinct, Royal Botanic Gardens, Saturday 4 October
Brisbane – The Avenues & Expo Place, Brisbane Showgrounds, Sunday 5 October

CHVRCHES – Gun (ZHU Cover) | Free Download

Listen To The Hudson Mohawke’s “Diplo and Friends Hip-Hop Mixtape” Ft. Kanye West, Action Bronson and More

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The prowess of world renown producer and previous TNGHT collaborator, Hudson Mohawke is simply jaw dropping as the Glasgow native continuously raises the bar for himself, so when we heard he was dropping an hour long hip-hop mixtape on "Diplo and Friends", we could hardly hold the excitement! 

Hudmo has been ahead of the curve on blending hip-hop and electronic production before the latest trap wave, gaining him the attention of rappers like Kanye West and Action Bronson to produce records for them. 

As he applies the finishing touches to a highly anticipated second album, Hudmo blessed Diplo's infamous BBC1 radio show "Diplo and Friends to rinse a full hour long hip-hop mixtape. The unveiling of unreleased Cashmere Cat, TNGHT, and some of his own produced collaborations like an amazing new unreleased song with Action Bronson to start the mix off right. The perfect blend of electronic and hip-hop elements further cements Hudmo as one of the best producers around. Stream this amazing episode and check out the full tracklisting below! We will update if download is released by him. Enjoy

Hudson Mohawke – Diplo & Friends Mix | Stream Only   

 

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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

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