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Charli XCX – Lucky (Ö Remix)

In Ambient, Dream Pop, Dreamy, Electronic, Experimental, Indie, Zone Out by J FreshwaterLeave a Comment

Wow, this stripped down remix of Charli XCX‘s “Lucky” is something special. Experimental Montreal based producer Ö puts a delicate touch on this one, with echoing choral melodies and soft chants that build alongside Charli’s angelic vocals. Together, these pieces add a stunning new depth to what was already an incredible song. Stream the remix below and check out Ö‘s …

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Phoenix – Bourgeois (Uppermost Remix)

In Dance, Dream Pop, Electronic, Indie, Remix, Upbeat by J FreshwaterLeave a Comment

Song: Bourgeois (Uppermost Remix) Artist: Phoenix Waves of textured sounds and splashes of funky guitar swirl together with Pheonix‘s vocals in this stunning remix from French producer Uppermost. This is the type of remix that brings out the best of the original while offering up a new and improved vibe — which in this case is a damn good one. …

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Deebs & Jarell Perry – Home (Arnold Remix)

In Chill, Dream Pop, Electronic, Future-Soul, Remix, Soul by J FreshwaterLeave a Comment

Song: Home (Arnold Remix) Artist: Deebs & Jarell Perry Toronto-based producer Deebs and L.A. vocalist Jarell Perry released a collaborative EP earlier this year and have slowly been trickling out stellar remixes from the project. The latest and greatest is a bouncy, synth laden reworking of “Home”, courtesy of M|O|D collective member: Arnold. Arnold injects a driving beat and pitched …

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Foals X Honne – No Place Like Spanish Sahara (Golden Vessel Remix)

In Chill, Downtempo, Dream Pop, Mashup, Remix, Zone Out by J FreshwaterLeave a Comment

Song: No Place Like Spanish Sahara (Golden Vessel Remix) Artist: Foals X Honne I usually associate the word “mashup” with energetic, poppy dance tunes, not downtempo chillers like this one. “No Place Like Spanish Sahara” — 18-year-old Australian producer Golden Vessel‘s latest remix — fuses Honne‘s “No Place Like Home” with Foals‘ “Spanish Sahara” in the most elegant way possible. …

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EMBRZ – Lights ft. pennybirdrabbit

In Dream Pop, Electronic by J FreshwaterLeave a Comment

Song: Lights ft. pennybirdrabbit Artist: EMBRZ The latest song from Irish producer EMBRZ stays true to the pristine sound he’s perfected over the last two years of his musical career. A downtempo beat with sparkling keys forms the backbone of “Lights”, while the ever-delicate vocal work of LA singer pennybirdrabbit provides a shimmering compliment. The vocals are expertly chopped and …

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Hundred Waters – Show Me Love (Big Wild Remix)

In Chill, Dream Pop, Electronic, Indie, Remix, Uplifting by J FreshwaterLeave a Comment

Song: Show Me Love (Big Wild Remix) Artist: Hundred Waters Submerge yourself in the dreamy vibes of Big Wild‘s spectacular new remix. The California-based musician wraps Hundred Waters‘ lovely single, “Show Me Love” in a hazy embrace of synths, static, and minimalistic percussion to create an entirely new track that’s every bit as beautiful as it is pure. Even with …

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Tea – Syrup

In Chill, Dream Pop, Future Pop, Pop, Remix by J FreshwaterLeave a Comment

Song: SYRUP Artist: TEA Fresh-faced, Toronto-based pop vocalist Tea released her debut EP Dangerous Drinking Games last month. The highlight of the project is most certainly “Syrup”, which finds the singer blessing stwo‘s “Syrup” instrumental with enchanting melodies and sugary sweet vocals. It’s a match made in heaven, and I’m glad to see stwo’s beat get the proper vocal treatment …

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Satchmode – Never Gonna Take You Back

In Chill, Dream Pop, Indie, Pop, Upbeat by J FreshwaterLeave a Comment

Song: Never Gonna Take You Back Artist: Satchmode With their latest track, LA dream-pop duo Satchmode deliver a speedy, neon tinged groove that sets the perfect tone for their upcoming EP, Afterglow. “Never Gonna Take You Back” embodies the group’s slick style by fusing pop, nu-disco, and electronic elements into a tightly wrapped dance package. The subject matter may be …