To say Norwegian native Kygo is blowing up would be a gross understatement as the virtually unknown producer 12 months ago has released countless viral remixes racking up millions of plays leading up to finally announcing his first of many live performances in the US; after his first performance in Paris causing a scene and his first headlining show (in Dublin) ever selling out in advanced, it seems the buzz exceeds far past the internet.
After much demand, Kygo has announced his first performance in the US, and what a better location than New York City, one of the world's largest cities. He will be performing at the legendary Webster Hall, literally a registered landmark in the city that has seen home to everyone from early American legends to near every emerging new act from electronic to live music. He will be performing on June 20th with special guests T.B.A. and tickets going on sale this Friday, February 14th at 11am EST, UPDATE:Tickets Are Available Now. Although the show is so far out, with him selling out his first headlining show in advanced, I would highly advise grabbing tickets in advanced as you don't want to be the one missing out.
BONUS: We have the incredible remix that Kygo has done to fantastic cover of MGMT's "Electric Feel" done by Henry Green. Kygo manages to work his signature melody filled magic perfectly sampling the guitar, percussion elements and vocals for a completely new track you can enjoy virtually an any hour of the day. Of course the song is available as a free download, you can stream and grab it below, enjoy!
Electric Feel (Kygo Remix) | Free Download
Everyone’s favorite rodent Deadmau5 has announced a very special New Years Eve performance in the home of the Big Apple on December 31st. Deadmau5 is well-known throughout the music community for his one of a kind audio productions and plans on showcasing a new set of mind-blowing visuals at Nassau Coliseum in Long Island, New York on the big night. TSIS will keep you updated on more details as they come in and be sure to grab tickets to see Deadmau5 on NYE as soon as possible; as they will most likely be going quickly.
Tickets will be available on Thursday, November 7th at 12pm EST at www.countdownmau5.com
Deadmau5 | Date: 12/31/2013 | Venue Name: Nassau Coliseum | Ticket On Sale: 11/7 at 12pm EST
Trance legend Armin Van Buuren has established himself as one of the biggest and most respected DJ’s in the world. He has been playing shows all over the world in spirit of the 600th episode of his A State of Trance radio show, and ended it with a monstrous finale on March 30th at the legendary Madison Square Gardens playing to over 14,000+ people. He played an opening set, and then ended the night with a closing set to thoroughly shake the crowd. He helped take everyone on a journey dropping too many trance bombs to name. He ended his set with the latest remix from W&W of Armin’s anthem “This Is What It Feels Like feat. Trevor Guthrie”. Don’t miss this historic set below. Enjoy!
Armin van Buuren – Live Set at Madison Square Garden ASOT 600 (New York City) | Download
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The Underachievers made up of the young duo of AK and Issa Dash based out of New York have just released their debut mixtape Indigoism. The are apart of the Beast Coast Movement alongside Joey Bada$$ and his Pro Era collective, Flatbush Zombies, and the A$AP Mob, who are all collectively helping prove that real hip-hop is both alive and on the rise. Although the group is based out of NY, they have signed with indie label Brainfeede based out of LA, founded founded by beat music legend Flying Lotus. Indigoism is instantly a release that stands out amongst all the noise that gets released so regularly. For all 17 tracks of their first tape to have so much flow filled wordplay and on point lyricism, other rappers should be scared. We got to sample Herb Shuttles and The Mahdi, and there are a few other stand out tracks like Gold Soul Theory, T.A.D.E.D., Leopard Sheppard, Maxing Out & So Devilish. You would be doing yourself wrong if you did not pick up the whole tape and fall in love with it. Enjoy
The Underachievers – Indigoism (Mixtape) | Direct Download | Alternate Download
The Underachievers – Gold Soul Theory
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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