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[PREMIERE] Pegboard Nerds, NGHTMRE & Krewella Join Forces For “Superstar”

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The mega collaboration between Pegboard Nerds, NGHTMRE and Krewella is finally here. Amid robust touring and release schedules, the three acts were able to join forces in the studio to create "Superstar," which is out now on Monstercat.
 
The grungy bass record boasts an aggressive lead that is closely bound by an elastic vocal sample and firm snare hits. "Superstar" is primed for any high-powered environment and will certainly bring out the passionate head-bangers.
 
With respect to the collaborative process, Alex and Michael of Pegboard Nerds said they had "a few sessions together, as well as some across-the-globe communication to get the track done." The duo, who recently wrapped their Nerds By Nature tour, added, "We did one session with NGHTMRE getting an idea going and then we all came together for one session in L.A. where the girls wrote their lyrics to the track in it’s state at the time."
 
"I definitely learned a lot of technical skills from this collaboration," says Tyler (NGHTMRE). "The Pegboards Nerds guys introduced me to some really cool plug-ins for manipulating vocals and synths that I use all the time now!" Fans of the bass producer may hear some of the newly acquired knowledge in his new production, "Need You," with Dillon Francis.
 
While the track's title is befitting to the artists involved, it wasn't necessarily planned that way. "We actually wrote three different hook ideas," says Krewella, "They ended up running with "Superstar."" The message behind the lyrics certainly spoke true to Yasmine and Jahan.
 
"I was thinking about someone so dear to me who was at a low point in their life when I wrote it. In our society we often let achievements, success, fame, or status shape our self worth and sense of importance on this earth. Writing the song felt like I was sending a message to that person as a reminder that none of the superficial shit determines their value to me."
 
Listen to the premiere of "Superstar" below and let us know what you think!
 

Pegboard Nerds & NGHTMRE - Superstar (Feat. Krewella) | iTunes

[PREMIERE] Pegboard Nerds Switch Things Up On Melodic Remix Of Morgan Page's "Safe Till Tomorrow" [Free Download]

[PREMIERE] Pegboard Nerds Switch Things Up On Melodic Remix Of Morgan Page's "Safe Till Tomorrow" [Free Download] - Featured Image

Scandanavian duo Pegboard Nerds have shared a long history with TSIS as the duo have showcased their production capacities on numerous remixes, singles, and EPs across the years. While never being pegged for sticking to just one genre type, the gents deliver one of their best remixes to date.

Using the groundwork laid down by veteran producer Morgan Page's dance anthem "Safe Till Tomorrow", the duo reworks the original's electro-house structure to feature their signature bass-infused digs and thumping drum kicks. They've splashed some growling, electro-bass croak's into the arrangement for an added bang while keeping the dreamy vocals provided by Angelika Vee intact. The guys had this to say about the remix:

"It was amazing working with such beautiful vocals on this track. Morgan is an icon in dance music and we loved swapping remixes with him. We're excited for this release and to play it out to the fans on our current tour."

You can stream the exclusive premiere below in all it's glory! Enjoy

Morgan Page - Safe (Pegboard Nerds Remix) | Free Download

[PREMIERE] Pegboard Nerds – Just Like That (Rusko Remix) : Chilled Out Drum N Bass Remix

[PREMIERE] Pegboard Nerds – Just Like That (Rusko Remix) : Chilled Out Drum N Bass Remix - Featured Image

Pegboard Nerds and their incredible single "Just Like That" dominated airwaves across the globe for it's earworm melodies and undeniable future bass aesthetic. They continued to shine with the release of "Emoji" as well as its respective music video involving hilarious visuals of (you guessed it) emojis. 

Now none other than UK edm staple Rusko flips "Just Like That" into a classic chilled out drum & bass tune. Throwing in jittering high hats and even police sirens, Rusko has once again surprised us by turning an unexpected track such as "Just Like That" into a drum & bass heater. Enjoy the premiere below.

Pegboard Nerds - Just Like That (Rusko Remix) 

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