Major Lazer & DJ Snake have released visuals for their infectiously catchy new single "Lean On" featuring MØ. Diplo and Major Lazer have been teasing with pics of them in India on their socials over the past few weeks and now we know what they have been cooking up. The video is set in India with Major Lazer, DJ Snake, and MØ all surprising us with some incredible dance moves that are pretty priceless to watch. Watch the video below and pre-order the upcoming album below.
Also, Major Lazer has just released a date for the album to drop for June 1st and will include features from Ellie Goulding, Travi$ Scott, DJ Snake, Ariana Grande so keep watch for the upcoming singles. Ejoy
Here is what Diplo had to say about making the video.
"India is special and its beauty absolutely humbled me. When we toured there as Major Lazer, it was mind blowing to see our fan-base and we wanted to incorporate the attitude and positive vibes into our video and just do something that embodies the essence of Major Lazer. Major Lazer has always been a culture mashup and to us, India feels like some kind of special creature with one foot in history and one firmly in the future. The experience is something we’ll never forget. “
Major Lazer & DJ Snake – Lean On (feat. MØ) (Official Music Video) | iTunes
We are getting closer and closer to the release of GRiZ’s much anticipated third studio album Say It Loud (Album artwork above) with the release of another amazing single from the project. “For The Love” features New York hip-hop legend Talib Kweli for a match made in heaven. Grant lays down the soulful feel good vibes from the horns blasting loud to the extra tight drums paving the way for Talib’s verse to shine bright along some complimenting female vocals. This will be available as a free download with his entire upcoming Say It Loud album which we are counting down the days till it’s release on March 31st and couldn’t come sooner. Enjoy!
GRiZ – For The Love (Ft. Talib Kweli) | Free Download Coming March 31st
LA based JayKode has been on the rise with a lot of huge releases lately and today he lets loose one of his biggest in 2015 so far. He flips Adam K and Soha’s remix of Kaskade’s “4 AM” and gives it a fresh Festival Trap reworking. JayKode highlights the vocals, adds new drums and anthemic drops leaving us with a certified festival heater. Listen to the premier of the song below and grab an exclusive free download. Enjoy!
Kaskade x Adam K x Soha – 4 AM (JayKode Remix) | Free Download
Overnight sensation indie duo Oh Wonder has been on quite a hot streak building buzz around their original sound coming out of London after having spurred quite a few remixes, including today's from previously featured TSIS act Synchronice. They've dropped remixes of Paramore's "Still Into You" and Imagine Dragons' "Radioactive", and today deliver one of their best yet. The drums are beefed up and the vocals are highlighted making way for some melody driven, electro meets nu-disco drops that will have you jumping. Listen to the world premiere below which is stream only for now. Enjoy
Oh Wonder – Dazzle (Synchronice Remix) | Stream Only
French dance duo Amine Edge & DANCE have been making quite a presence worldwide and have been helping pioneer the G House movement yet haven't been featured nearly enough on TSIS. We are excited today to be premiering their latest track, a remix of the classic dance hit "Took The Night" from UK artist Chelley. The new drums and vocal sampling leads to some eerie stabs that will have you moving at any location. This song will be available March 30th through Ultra Records. Also Amine Edge & Dance will be taking over Miami for WMC next week along with some other North American dates, see all dates below. Enjoy!
Chelley – Took The Night (Amine Edge & DANCE Remix) | Stream Only
Wednesday 25th – Hard WMC, Grand Central, Miami, US
Wednesday 25th – DJ Mag Pool Party, Surfcomber Miami, US
Thursday 26th – Ultra Records WMC, Surfcomber, Miami, US
Thursday 26th – CUFF WMC, Nikki Beach, Miami, US
Friday 27th – MK Area 10 WMC, Treehouse, Miami, US
Friday 27th – Undr The Radr WMC, E11even, Miami, US
Friday 27th – Sweat It Out WMC, The Shelbourne, Miami, US
Saturday 28th – Pacha WMC, The Thompsons, Miami, US
Sunday 29th – I'm A House Gangster WMC, E11even, Miami, US
Thursday 2nd – Coda, Toronto, Canada
Friday 3rd – Celebrities, Vancouver, Canada
Saturday 4th – Pacha, New York, US
Friday 10th – Rumor, Philadelphia, Pennslyvania, US
Saturday 11th – Prime, Boston, Massachusetts, US
Chicago based Manic Focus and Colorado beast Michal Menert played together last year at Electric Forest and it was quite a sight for all who witnessed it. Well today we get the debut collaborative production as the two deliver an electro-soul heater, "Whatever You Want". The song kicks off with a cinematic mood, some middle eastern synths, and the perfect vocal sample to tie it all together. Listen to the premiere below and grab a free download thanks to both artists. Enjoy!
Manic Menert – Whatever You Want | Free Download
[PREMIERE] AutoErotique & Max Styler – Badman (Torro Torro Remix) : Future House [Limited Free Download]Posted in Bangin, Premieres by nick | Tags: Autoerotique, Dim Mak, Free Download, Max Styler, Premiere, Torro torro
Torro Torro are really on fire having just busted out their Skrillex co-written original "Make You Move" this week and now we have their take on AutoErotique and Max Styler's smashing tune “Badman”. Torro have taken a different direction and transformed it into an all out future house heater packing a funky melody with an infectious drop that hits just right. You can stream the remix below and grab a free download thanks to Dim Mak for the next 24 hours. Enjoy
AutoErotique & Max Styler - Badman (Torro Torro Remix) | Limited Free Download
The exciting new face in progressive house Elephante has really been making a name for himself with hugely successful remixes such as Galantis "Help", Lemaitre "Wait", Clean Bandit's "Rather Be" and we even premiered his first original “Shake The Earth" as well. Today we have his latest original “Temporary Love” featuring Brooke Forman on the vocals and it delivers in Elephante's infectious signature melodic style. Listen to the full premiere below and grab a free download on Elephante. Enjoy
Elephante – Temporary Love | Free Download
Shambhala Music Festival Announces Game Changing Lineup Featuring Skrillex, Pretty Lights, Kygo, Big Gigantic, GRiZ & MorePosted in Bangin, Chill, Events, News by nick | Tags: 2015, Big Gigantic, Excision, Griz, Kygo, Lineup, pretty lights, Shambhala, Skrillex, Thomas Jack
Shambhala Music Festival that is located in Salmo, British Columbia, Canada that is known for being one of the most legendary festivals has just announced it's best lineup yet and may even compete for one of the best of the whole summer. The festival seems to have expanded its sound lineup wise featuring a wide cast of headliners from Skrillex to Kygo along with Pretty Lights, Big Gigantic, GRiZ, Thomas Jack, Mr. Carmack, Bakermat, Bonobo (DJ Set), Excision, Zomboy and many more! Others to keep your eye out for include Christian Martin, Coyote Kisses, CRNKN, GANZ, Haywyre, Shiba San and others. Shambhala is definitely a special festival and one you do not want to miss for all you festival goers. Grab tickets here before they're all gone.
LA bass producer SPL has just resurfaced with the release of his biggest tune yet "The Vision". He takes his older melody driven dubstep style and brings it up to 2015 speed. We are left with a behemoth of a melodic festival track packing some huge drums and unreal waves of bass distortion that show signs of Bassnectar's inspiration that are guaranteed to give you chills down your spine. He is releasing this song on his very own Hollowpoint Recordings, and is making it a free download for the next week. Listen to the song below and pick up a limited free download while available. Enjoy!
SPL – The Vision | Limited Free Download | Support The Artist
Today we are happy to present some exciting new faces to TSIS with Oakland based KRNE and LA based Potrait linking up on a collaborative new song "Italics" that is released via London's Plastician and his forward thinking Terrorhythm Recording.
The song is future bass at it's finest, full of bright chords, flawless drums and more sounding like Rustie himself had something to do with the track, in the best way possible. We are excited to premiere the song below and to make things better they are passing out as a free download thanks to Terrorhythm Recordings. We are expecting big things from Terrorythm and both of these artists in 2015 if it's anything like this. Enjoy!
KRNE & Portrait – Italics | Free Download
LA duo GTA who we heard on their remix of Diplo's "6th Gear" and their collaboration with Martin Solveig on "Intoxicated" have teamed up with Melbourne Bounce maestro TJR who we heard on his remix of Crooker's "I Just Can't" for one the largest Electro House anthems we've heard in some time.This powerhouse of a song is full of funky synth lines mixed with huge electro drops meant to get any party or festival going. You can stream the song below and pick up on GTA's Death To Genres Vol. 1 March 23rd. Enjoy
GTA X TJR – Mic Check (Original Mix)
Now globally recognized house act Duke Dumont who's turned out hits like "Need U (100%)", "Won't Look Back" and "I Got U" is back with his latest new single. "The Giver" which surfaced on Annie Mac's radio show as "Hottest Record" all the way back in 2012 but the track wasn't done in Duke's book just quite yet. He's completely restructured the song giving us "The Giver" Reprise, following the same upbeat melodic vibe Duke is known for with a splash of disco vibes. You can stream the song below and purchase on iTunes and be on the look out for Duke's debut artist album set to drop this year as well. Enjoy
Duke Dumont – The Giver (Reprise) | iTunes
HARD Red Rocks 2015 Lineup Announced Featuring Dog Blood (Skrillex + Boys Noize), The Glitch Mob, Porter Robinson & MorePosted in Bangin, Events, News by nick | Tags: Boys Noize, Dog Blood, Festival, Hard, Hard Red Rocks, Porter Robinson, Skrillex, the glitch mob
HARD always manages to establish themselves as the true tastemakers for all things that go hard in the live electronic space; being responsible for Holy Ship!, Hard Summer and much more. Well they are returning to the iconic Red Rocks Amphitheatre, in Morrison, Colorado for their third HARD Red Rocks and they have outdone themselves once again with the lineup.
HARD is bringing out Dog Blood, the techno side project from Skrillex and Boys Noize that went dormant last year after flipping the electronic world upside down. Dog Blood will be joined by live electronic trio The Glitch Mob, Porter Robinson and his new live show, HARD founder DESTRUCTO, Branchez and even local house legend Option 4.
This night should surely be one of the best Red Rocks has to offer electronic fans all summer long and is guaranteed to sell out.
Grab tickets here this Friday at 9am PST. Will update here once ticket details are released.
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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