The Knocks straight outta Brooklyn keep delivering the heat. Their previous single ‘Modern Hearts’ off their upcoming album topped the hypeM charts only to be followed up with a remix by none other than Los Angeles’ golden child, Goldroom. Josh adds some amazing euphoric chords under the silky smooth vocals of St. Lucia. This one will be on repeat for pool parties everywhere. Be on the lookout for tons of new Knocks material to be announced soon!
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Lots of good music coming out of Leeds these days, as recently made evident by Transmission Collective member Wolf Cub, who has put together a fantastic remix of “Gold” from bursting Lancaster duo, Bondax. Premiering yesterday on XLR8R, Wolf Cub’s remix of the popular original track incorporates feel good chords and finds itself useful for your upcoming pool party and/or late night closing track. Stream below and download the 320 over on XLR8R. √+
After releasing a pair of remixes separately for stalwart French label, Kitsuné, in the past 2 years, young producers Crayon and Pyramid have joined forces for their first proper release, So Far Gone EP, released yesterday. Kitsuné is heralding the young guns as the “spearheads of a new generation of French producers,” which says a lot coming from the imprint to push forward some of the best French electronic music in the past decade. So Far Gone is a genuine collaborative release, with 4 original works and two individual remixes, providing for a fresh, 6-track EP pushing the new sound of French Nu Disco with a bit of Spatial/Sci-Fi influence, or in Pyramid’s words — “a great compromise between both universes.” Listen below and buy the EP on iTunes now. √+
Championing the future, nu-disco sound is our man, Gigamesh. Following his All My Life EP he recently released this single via Nervous Records and I ain’t lying when I say it’s been on repeat for a week! Bright synths, classic disco vocals and a groovy driving beat mean this is one you just gotta have. Plus, for a double dose of funk grab the Oliver remix too! Enjoy!
Gotta Dance Dirty’s own, Tropicool has bestowed upon us another funkadelic mix. This particular one features exclusives from the likes of legends: Zimmer, Classixx, Fingerpaint, Eurocrats, & ColeCo just to name a few. Laced with tropical highs and dark groovy undertones, this mix will surely have you talking with your hips in no time. This is the first installment of the Caliche Rum Mixology series which will provide us with primo alcohol-infused dance rhythms for many months to come. Shake yourself a mojito and get ready to boogie down!
Our good buds over at Solé Bicycles have released another mix this month from the quickly growing and ever entertaining series entitled the ‘fixtapes’. This month we have none other than GDD favorite & Los Angeles’s golden boy, Goldroom. This sultry smooth mix will have u feeling all warm and giddy inside. Take a musical mosaic journey through time & space- We’ll see you on the other side.
It’s the last monday of January! Don’t let the cold and the beginning of the week get you down – we’ve got something special to warm you up… the NY based Chordashian has given us the green light to give you guys first their much anticipated new original “Cold Nights”. Graced with a proper house backbone and touches of disco and vibes upon end, this one is sure to get you through your workday wherever you are. Don’t sleep on this one, wake up your week.
Happy Holidays from Blende!
The UK based nu-disco wizard Blende has just released the 3rd installment of his “Blende Edits” – this time revamping classics by ZZ Top, Earth, Wind & Fire, Hashim ft. Jai Sims, and Anne Clark. Grab them all below, and read on for the personal note!
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The boys over at Sole Bicycle Co. are back with another hour long ‘fixtape’ to complement those long frosty cold winter rides. This time around they got our lovable ‘Sumertime, All the Time’, key losing, sliding glass door smashing, San Francisco brethren, Viceroy, hand selecting some musical goodness to bring some feel good summer vibes to you this holiday season.
Download previous Fixtapes HERE.
Also be on the lookout for the Solé Bicycle Advent Giveaway on Christmas Eve!
There is something about Australia that seems to cultivate the coolest and funkiest producers around and Cassian is definitely one of the freshest Nu-Disco sounds to come out from Down Under in a minute.
From performing at some of the biggest festivals to gaining traction with his well received remix of “Hollywood” by RAC and his “The Love Cuts’ EP, I’d say its pretty obvious this guy is gonna go far. Recently, he released this free download of “On & On,” a groovy anthem with a sultry disco vibe, and to celebrate he has given us the exclusive premier of his accompanying On & On mixtape! Check it out below and don’t miss the world premier of Anna Lunoe & Touch Sensitive – Real Talk (Cassian Remix)!