Los Angeles duo La’Reda has recently been signed to management with the lauded Interscope/CherryTree Records, and this week they’ve sent over a fantastic remix of fellow Angelenos and label signees, Sir Sly. This “Gold” remix has a very strong resemblance to the remixes that the buzzing DJ Snake has been pumping out as of late, hitting hard with downtempo bass but finding a beautiful balance with melodic vocals (see DJ Snake’s remix of AlunaGeorge). Keep La’Reda on your watch list. √+
On the day of their long-anticipated album release, Guy and Howard Lawrence of Disclosure have announced a full fall tour to follow up the 5-date festival jaunt already planned for early August. For those that haven’t heard Settle in its entirety yet, I recommend that you pick up the album and listen from front to back. For two guys under 23 years old, the astounding 14-track debut LP is a breath of fresh air and beacon for young producers out there. Pick up the album out on Cherrytree/Interscope on iTunes and see below for full tour dates. Continue Reading
Good morning! Today’s news includes EDM’s Power Trio, EDC Las Vegas, Simian Mobile Disco, Hot Chip, and Guy Gerber. Stories and videos after the jump!
It’s a mid-month Wednesday and as per usual, there are several things worth informing you about. Today’s update begins with Deadmau5’s new Las Vegas residency, then moves on into Avicii’s US record deal, Pretty Lights’ Sirius radio show, a UK festival awards round-up, and iTunes match legitimizing music piracy. To go along with the Deadmau5 headliner, I included his cover of Radiohead’s “Codex” for your listening pleasure. Listen and be informed after the jump.