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Getter & Virtual Riot Drop Extra Heavy Remix Of Excision & Space Laces' "Throwin' Elbows"

Getter Excision

Getter and Virtual Riot just dropped an absolutely filthy remix of Excision and Space Laces’ track “Throwin’ Elbows,” giving the dubstep banger an even heavier vibe. In addition to his recent work as Terror Reid, Getter has released his hip-hop tune “Bury Me” as well as a VIP mix of his track “Inhalant Abuse,” all within the span of a week. Similarly, Virtual Riot was recently featured on Dubloadz’s new album and also just dropped a collaboration with 12th Planet and Luberjvck titled “Sooo Sick.” Both artists are keeping the momentum strong with today’s collaboration.

Getter and Virtual Riot’s remix of “Throwin’ Elbows” uses the metal guitar progression and “Give me some room” vocals from the original. It then drops with blasting bass and metallic wobbles before building up to another breakdown complete with melodic synth leads and rising laser sounds. Finally, the collaborators come back full force for a third drop, this time incorporating a hybrid bass vibe, with trap 808s and percussion and whooshing dubstep synths and samples. 

Getter and Virtual Riot go all out on their monster of a remix for Excision and Space Laces’ “Throwin’ Elbows,” with a track all bassheads can get behind. This remix is one of many to be featured on Excision’s upcoming Virus the Remixes album, which will be out September 12. Check the track out now below and enjoy!

Excision & Space Laces - Throwin' Elbows (Getter & Virtual Riot Remix) 

Virtual Riot Shares Dreamy Original Track "Pixel Forest"

Virtual Riot Pixel Forest

Virtual Riot has a knack for creating both bass heavy and lighthearted originals, while sometimes combining influences to create emotional yet heavy-hitting tracks. Throughout 2016 we featured just a handful of smooth new releases from Virtual Riot, including singles “In My Head,” “Flutter” and more. This sound has taken the producer in a more future bass-style route as of late, highlighting the fact that you really can’t place Virtual Riot into any box. Today he’s proved that once again with the release of “Pixel Forest,” a dreamy original out now via Spirited’s newest compilation.

“Pixel Forest” is a fitting name for this track, which brings to mind video games and other virtual worlds. In addition to this, it highlights the softer style that Virtual Riot sometimes takes on for his releases. The song has many layers that playfully bounce off of one another - including wobbly melodies, atmospheric synth patterns, lush buildups and breakdowns, and much more. If that isn’t good enough already, the single is also available for a free download. Check out “Pixel Forest” below and enjoy!

Virtual Riot - Pixel Forest | Free Download

[PREMIERE] 12th Planet Announces 'Gully Squad' EP & Shares Title Track Ft. Virtual Riot & Twine

12th Planet 'Gully Squad' Cover Art

TSIS has plenty to be thankful for this holiday season as we're excited to announce 12th Planet's first project big project in 4 years with Gully Squad. The 7-track project features a handful of collaborations including Protohype, Lumberjvck, Virtual Riot, Twine, Crichy Crich and Taylr Renee.

"This is my first big solo EP since 2012’s ‘The End Is Near’, I can’t wait to unleash these monsters on y’all." - 12th Planet

To give fans a taste of what it will sound like, we're also premiering the EP's title track which is the collab featuring fellow heavy hitters Virtual Riot and Twine. 12th Planet confirms it's a "certified headbanger". "Gully Squad" is a brutal dubstep record set to knock you down with its fat drum kicks, haunting builds and destructive wobbles that arrive in full force at the drop.

The release comes on 12th Planet's imprint, Smog Records. The bass veteran is currently on the road celebrating the imprint's 10 years in business. You can catch him on tour here. See below for the EP's tracklist and stay tuned for the full release on Dec. 7. Stream "Gully Squad" below and enjoy!

12th Planet - Gully Squad ft. Virtual Riot & Twine

'Gully Squad' EP Tracklist:

1. 12th Planet - Skinny Pigs ft Protohype, Lumberjvck
2. 12th Planet - Hide it All ft Crichy Crich
3. 12th Planet - Gully Squad ft Virtual Riot, Twine
4. 12th Planet - Stank Gum ft Lumberjvck
5. 12th Planet - Let me help you ft Taylr Renee
6. 12th Planet - Let me help you (instrumental)
7. 12th Planet - Hide it All (instrumental)

 

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