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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)

In Bass, Deep, Electronic, R&B, Remix by J FreshwaterLeave a Comment

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 …

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Billie Eilish – Bellyache (Marian Hill Remix)

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Budding pop songstress Billie Eilish first wowed me with her incredible single “Ocean Eyes,” and she’s had several more quality songs since then — one of which is the spectacularly sultry “Bellyache”. Fortunately for us, this one caught the eye of exploding electronic/pop duo Marian Hill, who’ve graced us with a stunning remix. Billie’s pristine vocals are front and center, …

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Soudiere – Bad Habbits

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The latest track from Soudiere embodies the French producers style by lacing a beautiful instrumental with sturdy hip hop verses — this time borrowing bars from Gucci Mane and Future‘s 2012 collaboration, “Sometimes.” These looped verses add immediate appeal by offering something to latch onto while also providing a contrast to the luscious instrumentation.

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Maggie Rogers – Resonant Body (Felix Snow Remix)

In Electronic, Folk, Indie, Remix by J FreshwaterLeave a Comment

Song: Resonant Body (Felix Snow Remix) Artist: Maggie Rogers After seeing the video of Pharrell’s awesome reaction to Maggie Rogers’ song “Alaska”, I absolutely had to hear what else the talented Maryland based singer had out there. There’s plenty of quality material on Maggie’s SoundCloud—most of which is very folky—but this remix by Felix Snow really hit home for me. …

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Vandelux – Moses Goes to Cali (N0T0Rl0US B.I.G. vx L0UlS ARMSTR0NG)

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Song: Moses Goes to Cali (N0T0Rl0US B.I.G. vx L0UlS ARMSTR0NG) Artist: Vandelux The main man Vandelux is back with another heater — this time mixing two titans together to create a swinging dance track that hits hard in all the right places. Who would’ve thought that Biggie‘s “Going Back To Cali” and Louis Armstrong‘s “Go Down Moses” would work so …

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Annabel Jones – IOU (Airia Remix)

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Song: IOU (Airia Remix) Artist: Annabel Jones When you hear a good song you know it, yes? Annabel Jones‘ “IOU” caught the ear of listeners and producers alike, with several beatsmiths leaping at the chance to remix the budding pop star’s single. Airia‘s rendition stands among the best, with delicate piano work and sweeping synths propelling Annabel’s voice to new …