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Nicole Dollanganger – Ball Jointed Doll (NtrlTaste Remix)

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This is the first I’ve heard of Russian production duo NtrlTaste. They’ve got some pretty bouncy stuff on their SoundCloud page, but their recent reworking of singer Nicole Dollanganger‘s song “Ball Jointed Doll” is what really impressed me. It’s a subdued remix of a quietly powerful song that I just had to post—mostly because of what happens midway through the …

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Thutmose – Wuwu (Kwon Remix)

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Born in Nigeria, raised in Brooklyn, hiphop and r&b artist Thutmose has been making some waves as of late. His single “Wuwu” is wildly catchy, so it’s only right it gets a quality electronic remix. Up and coming producer Kwon makes it happen, and the results are certified fresh. A growling bassline and thumping percussion transform this one into a …

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Billie Eilish – MyBoi (TroyBoi Remix)

In Bass, Pop, Remix, Trap by J FreshwaterLeave a Comment

TroyBoi puts a wonky spin on songstress Billie Eilish‘s song “My Boy” in this wild new remix. Eilish’s vocals and songwriting ability are no joke, so it makes sense that a producer like TroyBoi would jump at the opportunity to flip one of her songs. In “MyBoi,” the original vocals are chopped up overtop a thumping beat that pretty much …

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Dermot Kennedy – Moments Passed (Mike Dean Remix)

In Dark, Indie, Remix, Rock, Soul by J Freshwater1 Comment

Upcoming singer-songwriter Dermot Kennedy‘s song “Moments Passed” gets a vibe-heavy remix by premiere hip hop producer Mike Dean. Kennedy’s heart-wrenching vocals are complimented by a spacious and skittering beat, with the strongest elements from the original—like the roughed-up and looped vocal chorus—still taking center stage. Everything about this one screams originality, which means Dermot Kennedy is a name I’ll be …

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Post Malone – I Fall Apart (Wet Paint Remix)

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Electronic production duo Wet Paint‘s recent rendition of Post Malone‘s “I Fall Apart” is a massive remix that’s well worth your time. I hadn’t heard of these guys before this song, but this one has definitely made a fan out of me. A skittering trap beat is emphasized with colossal bass and haunting vocal samples, adding a powerful touch to …

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Porter Robinson x Madeon – Shelter (JayKode Remix)

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JayKode‘s latest is a chilled out, emotional rendition of one of the most popular EDM songs of 2016 — Porter Robinson and Madeon‘s “Shelter.” The original may have been bright and energetic, but Jaykode completely changes the mood with his remix. It still packs a punch but it’s a lot different this time around, with rich synths and guitar transforming …

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SwuM. – Sizzurp

In Beats, Chill, Instrumental, Remix, Upbeat by J FreshwaterLeave a Comment

SwuM. is a producer with a knack for adding wildly unique spins to some of the most popular hip-hop tracks around. His latest beat samples the chorus from Three 6 Mafia’s classic ode to codeine, “Sippin on Some Syrup” and backs it with layers of beautiful strings and vocals borrowed from Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes soulful old song …

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Jai Wolf – Starlight (Goldroom Remix)

In Chill, Dreamy, Electronic, Remix, Uplifting, Zone Out by J FreshwaterLeave a Comment

Goldroom‘s latest release is a breathtaking reworking of Jai Wolf‘s beautiful single, “Starlight”. The airy vocals of Mr. Gabriel effortlessly coast alongside waves of balmy synths and entrancing percussion, while a healthy dose of reverb helps create a truly surreal soundscape. This is a great song for zoning out during a late night drive, and the perfect pairing for your …

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Leon Lour – Oceans (Loosid Remix)

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

It’s the creative little details that make Loosid‘s work so special. His latest release is a remix of London-based artist Leon Lour‘s “Oceans”, which originally featured gripping vocals and a backdrop of epic production. Loosid’s remix bumps up the tempo and introduces some killer flute work, while also incorporating an unorthodox mix of electronic elements. Crisp percussion, finely diced vocals, …

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PnB Rock – Selfish (Shlohmo Remix)

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I know I’m not the only one whose ears perk up whenever Shlohmo drops a new remix. It’s been a while, so this dark and restrained reworking of Philly R&B artist PnB Rock‘s hit single “Selfish” comes as a welcomed surprise. The original song’s production was really bright and pretty, so of course Shlohmo stripped it down and installed his …