The Scandinavian to LA duo Pegboard Nerds are on quite a roll hot off the release of their recent dubstep single "Here It Comes" with yet another brand new track. "New Style" has the group delivering in one a genre they know best, Electro House, yet incorporating some hardstyle and trap influence for a unique result. Full of catch melodies and aggressive drops you will be kept on your toes till the end of the track. You can listen to the exclusive premiere of the stream below and look out for a release on Monstercat next week, July 23rd. Enjoy.
Also Pegboard Nerds are going to be embarking on their biggest run of shows yet on the UNCAGED tour, presented by Monstercat and oursevles which Phase 1 just went on sale, so check that out and grab tickets while available here.
Pegboard Nerds – New Style | Out 7/23 on Monstercat
Pegboard Nerds, the Scandinavian duo we have fallen in love with over the past couple years through their endless stream of impressive new releases like "Hero" and "Here It Comes" are here with one of their biggest announcements to date. The duo will be embarking on their biggest headline tour to date, The UNCAGED Tour. And we are excited to be teamed up with powerhouse Canadian label Monstercat to jump this off. Kicking off on August 15th in New York City at Randall's island is only the beginning of this massive run. Right now 12 other dates from Denver to Chicago to Los Angeles are also announced, with Early Bird Pre-Sale Ticketing on sale TODAY at Noon in your local time.
On top of the already announced Phase 1 of the tour dates the nerds are aiming to help all the cities that aren't on the tour yet by launching a voting competition for you the fans to decide what remaining cities they will visit on their tour.
Being one of our favorite music festivals in the world made our stay at this years Electric Forest Music Festival one to remember as the entire TSIS team came together to take part in the magic within the Double JJ Ranch in Rothbury, Michigan. From many incredible sets, the unbeatable atmosphere and magnificent crowd, this year's Electric Forest was even more epic then we could have hoped for. This year's TSIS festival booth activation gave festival goer's the opportunity to "Meet & Greet" some of the festival's artists including The Glitch Mob, Zeds Dead, Pegboard Nerds, Paper Diamond, 12th Planet, Bro Safari, Kygo, and Seven Lions. It is always amazing to be able to connect with our readers on a personal level while offering the opportunity for you all to meet some of your favorite artists / DJs. We have uploaded all the photos from the meet & greets to our Facebook Page in their own albums with links to all below. Big thanks to Madison House and Insomniac with Electric Forest, the teams behind the artists involved for making the experience possible and Shea Flynn of Da Black Swan Photography for capturing all the moments. Now we will anxiously await every minute until the next 4 days in the unforgettable forest next year!
You can also experience some of the memorable weekend through a collectiong of some amazing exclusive shots. We are rolling out most of the best shots through the TSIS Instagram here.
We also have a collection of the photos in our Facebook album located here.
The Glitch Mob Meet & Greet Photos (Click Here)
Zeds Dead Meet & Greet Photos (Click Here)
More Meet & Greet photos after the jump.
We are excited to have partnered up with Electric Forest Music Festival taking place in Rothbury, MI for it's fourth year. Last year we brought our TSIS booth to the EF grounds so you can actually meet and take a picture with some of your favorite artists. We also have some limited summer TSIS shirts and tanks for you to rock. Also we have a few surpises throghout the wekend so make sure to tuned to the TSIS Twitter for more info.
This year we have one of our best cast of artists participating yet, with 8 different producers / DJs involved. You can see all the times below.
All you have to do is show up before the time announced for that particular artist and you can meet them. We also have a professional photographer there ready to capture the memories and will be posting the pictures in a dedicated page full of albums and on our Facebook Page after the festival. Make sure you show up early as some of the bigger artists tend to have long lines and they can only be there for a limited amount of time!
Here are the meet & greet times and the artists that are involved this year below.
The Thissongissick booth (where the meet and greets will be hosted) is located right by the Tripolee stage at the front entrance of the festival. Festival map after the jump (We are not on the actual map, but you can see where the stage is at)
SKIP THE LINE CONTEST: We are picking 2 lucky winners for every artist meet & greet to have the ability to skip the line and not have to wait and ensure they get a personal meet & greet with the artist!
All you have to do to enter the contest is enter your e-mail through the widget below and comment with what artist you want to meet! Winners will be picked Thursday afternoon so look out!
Few dabble within dubstep and electro house genres better than Scandinavian producer duo Pegboard Nerds who've provided their growing fanbase with the best of both worlds. The guys bring their high energy synth patterns and punchy bass blasts production talents to a brand new original "Here It Comes", which TSIS has the world premiere of for you today. You can listen to the release below and purchase on Beatport thanks to Monstercat. Enjoy
Pegboard Nerds – Here It Comes | Beatport
Scandinavian duo Pegboard Nerds have been on fire blowing up the bass and house scenes worldwide over the past couple years and have just recently let loose one of their biggest singles to date "Hero". To celebrate the song and it's viral music video we have teamed up with the group and Wavo to offer a very special remix competition for the song with the grand prize winner receiving a full record label release from Canada's own Monstercat alongside a home page feature on Thissongissick. As any aspiring producer this is your chance.
Stems available = April 1st
Voting = April 7 – May 7
Winner announced = May 10th
-A Release on Monstercat
-Have your remix featured on ThisSongIsSick homepage
-Have your remix featured on ThisSongIsSick homepage
The diversity continues from our Scandinavian amigos Pegboard Nerds as the breakout producer duo not only spread their talents to a different genre, but release quite the entertaining music video to boot as well. "Hero" displays their continued venture into hardstyle while infusing their customary dubstep / electro-house panache into the mix as well. The vocal addition provided by Elizaveta gives the track an element of radio playability that will surely be heard across the airwaves over the next few months. For those of you who enjoy an added visual element to songs, the exploits of a Superman kitted with a GoPro camera has gone viral over the internet with over 2 million people viewing the music video since it dropped less than 24 hours ago. Stream the song and the music video below and purchase a digital download of "Hero" now! Enjoy
Pegboard Nerds – Hero (Music Video) | Purchase
Scandinavian bass prodigies Pegboard Nerds have really made a name for themselves within the electronic music scene with charting originals and massive remixes of artist such as Krewella, Infected Mushroom, and more. Pegboard Nerds have now embarked on their very own massive headlining Bassline Kickin Tour properly named after their recent single sharing the same name. They have been kind enough to let us hook up one lucky winner and friend at every stop of the tour which includes: getting walked backstage for a meet & greet with Pegboard Nerds and VIP tickets to the show (VIP tickets where applies). Enter Contest Below:
Grand Prize (1 winner per city): 2 VIP tickets to the show in your city + Get walked backstage by Tour Manager to get a personal Meet & Greet with the with Pegboard Nerds.
Winners will be chosen daily up to March 27th (until the contest ends) then all others winners will be contacted that day at 5pm pst. (Notified through E-Mail or Facebook) (We will pick a winner each night every date before the show)
Entry Method: Enter through Contest Widget here (You must answer the question specifying which city) (Every method of entry increases your chances)
Pegboard Nerds Release Free “Bassline Kickin” Remix EP Featuring Astronaut, Dzeko and Torres, and Silverback [Free Download]Posted in Bangin by Bryan | Tags: Astronaut, Dubstep, Dzeko and Torres, Ep, Free Download, Monstercat, Pegboard Nerds, Remix EP, Silverback
Pegboard Nerds's latest electro heater "BassLine Kickin" has received 3 unique remixes featured on an official EP released through Monstercat. On deck first is Dzeko & Torres who've created their hardest hitting track to date with their remix venturing away from the progressive side of things and leaves us with an electro big room house anthem. Masked Montreal bass producer Silverback reconstructed the original into a dubstep banger full of relentless drops of bass and minor trap elements to the mix. Astronaut rounds out the selection with a dark electro house rendition packed full of high energy drops and glitchy synths. You can grab the entire EP as a free download in exchange for Facebook likes, and also available through Beatport. Enjoy
Pegboard Nerds – Bassline Kickin Remix EP | Free Download | Purchase on Beatport
Hot off the heels from their massive electro-house / dubstep original "Bassline Kickin", Pegboard Nerds have returned to share quite the touch of Adventure Clubs tear jerking love ballad "Wonder" featuring Kite String Tangle. Staying true to the originals melodic house vibes, the duo add a thumping bass pattern and big room builds before the drop makes way for hard hitting electro bass blasts. With the vocals still left intact, this remix will capture a whole new audience of listeners and supply fellow DJs with an excellent addition to their set lists. Stream the exclusive premiere below and grab a free download thanks to the nerds. Enjoy
Also, Pegboard Nerds just added Phase 2 to their tour dates, catch them after the jump below.
Adventure Club – Wonder (Pegboard Nerds Remix) | Free Download
Click here for tour dates.
Pegboard Nerds have quite the knack for producing electro house heaters with different variations of bass on a continous basis and jump start their 2014 with a new original track of massive proportions released through the fine folks at Monstercat. Following their heavy remix of Matt Zo's "Lucid Dreams", the duo unleash an all out assualt on "Bassline Kickin" which emulates Dog Blood's (Skrillex b2b Boys Noize) use of gritty bass aesthetics and punchy electro synth patterns but with a special Pegboard Nerds twist. Stream the track below and purchase on Beatport now! Enjoy
Pegboard Nerds – Bassline Kickin | Buy through Beatport
Tour dates after the jump.
Pegboard Nerds cap off one hell of a 2013 with a new twist on Misterwives sultry indie single “Coffins“. The duo flex their creativity by delivering a powerful combination of drumstep meets trap & bass, while Mandy Lee’s voice shines bright throughout the reengineered beat. Sink your teeth into this clever rendition by streaming the track below and grabbing a free download as well! Enjoy
Pegboard Nerds x Misterwives – Coffins | Free Download
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!