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ODESZA – Thin Floors And Tall Ceilings (ford. Remix)

In Chill, Downtempo, Electronic, Instrumental, Remix by J Freshwater1 Comment

Following the success of his breathtaking remix of “SWIM” by Mild Minds, 18 year old Utah based producer ford. is back with an official remix for none other than ODESZA. The young artist takes full advantage of the opportunity by delivering a gorgeous reworking of the original song—adding lush piano melodies, upbeat percussion, and a unique new spin on the …

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Quinn XCII – Holding Hands (feat. Elohim)

In Chill, Dreamy, Electronic, Pop by J Freshwater1 Comment

Quinn XCII‘s new album has arrived and the very first song—a melancholic collaboration with Elohim—is a true standout. “Holding Hands” is a heart-wrenching song about moving on that features softly crooned vocals from both artists alongside warm and elegant production. It’s easily my favorite song from the Michigan artist’s latest project, but the rest of the album is certainly worth …

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Diplo – New Shapes (feat. Octavian)

In Chill, Pop, Zone Out by J Freshwater1 Comment

The latest from Diplo is a hypnotic and serene collaboration with London based vocalist Octavian. Diplo’s versatility is put on display in “New Shapes”, with gorgeously chilled out production that’s complimented perfectly by Octavian’s reggae-like vocal melodies. I’m really feeling this one. It’s the second single from Diplo’s upcoming EP, Europa, which is shaping up to be something special.

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Jai Paul – Jasmine (ilo ilo Rework)

In Chill, Cover, Pop by J Freshwater1 Comment

ilo ilo bring some much needed warm and summery vibes with this cover of the enigmatic Jai Paul‘s 2012 single “Jasmine”. Steel drums and chugging percussion create an easy groove, with hazy vocals and familiar guitar riffs rounding things out. ilo ilo’s style really shines through and makes for a solid reworking of a beloved song. Listen to the original …

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Mild Minds – SWIM (ford. Remix)

In Chill, Downtempo, Electronic, Remix, Zone Out by J Freshwater2 Comments

18 year old Utah based producer ford. just let loose this somber and atmospheric remix of Mild Minds‘ single, “SWIM”. Delicate piano work, spacey synths, and expertly chopped vocals are combined to create a moody vibe that’s perfect for a rainy day. Head over to ford.’s SoundCloud to hear more of this young artists chilled out work, and stream his …

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Sofasound – Bella Anima

In Beats, Chill, Downtempo, Dreamy, Instrumental, Zone Out by J Freshwater1 Comment

Florida based producer Sofasound brings in the new year on a positive note with “Bella Anima”, which translates to “Beautiful Soul” in Italian. Like much of his work, “Bella Anima” is a highly polished instrumental that’s about as chilled out as it gets. Warm instrumentation, smooth electronic elements, and catchy vocal samples are blended together in an impressively natural way, …

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Tycho – Jetty

In Ambient, Chill, Dreamy, Electronic, Instrumental by J Freshwater1 Comment

Fortnite streaming star Tyler “Ninja” Blevins has teamed up with big time producers Alesso, 3LAU, and Tycho for a cool little Fortnite themed project called Ninjawerks. Tycho’s contribution is the first we’ve heard from him in a while, so we’ll take it! “Jetty” embodies that classic Tycho sound with hypnotizing percussion, gorgeous synths, and a dreamy vibe. Check it out …

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PINES – Speak

In Bass, Beats, Chill, Dance, Deep, Dreamy, Electronic, Zone Out by J Freshwater2 Comments

Rising Australian electronic duo PINES have been quietly releasing some insanely good music lately. Their latest song “Speak” is a smooth, trance inducing dance track that features sultry vocals, heavenly pads, and a crisp, thumping beat to tie it all together. PINES‘ laid back and accessible style sometimes reminds me of Odesza, which is obviously high praise, and I fully …

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Animal Collective – My Girls (Baaku Remix)

In Chill, Dreamy, Electronic, Indie, Remix, Upbeat by J Freshwater1 Comment

Denver-based producer Baaku makes an outstanding first impression with his gorgeous remix of Animal Collective‘s 2009 single, “My Girls”. He preserves the upbeat energy of the original while adding powerful synths and hard-hitting percussion—making this one an exciting listen from start to finish. Be sure to follow Baaku on Soundcloud and stream/download this killer remix below.