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2016 Wrap-Up: Top Remixes of 2016 #20-11

I’m counting down my top 20 remixes of the year, leading up to my top 70 remixes mixtape. Stream individual tracks below and the full mixtape here. 20. The Knocks-Love Me Like That ft Carly Rae Jepsen (55.5 VIP Mix) Sometimes, it takes the artist closest to the original to make a quality remix. The […]

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Hoodlem – Girlfriend (N’SYNC cover)

When it came out in 2001, ‘N SYNC’s ginormous hit “Girlfriend” added a touch of R&B (courtesy of Pharrell & Chad Hugo) to the boy band’s brand of sugary pop. It was also a launching pad for Justin Timberlake’s solo career, so it was perfect for rising singer/producer Hoodlem to craft a cover that touches […]

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2013 Wrap-Up: Top Albums of 2013 #1-10

The finale is here. My top 10 favorite albums of 2013. Leave yours in the comments! #1 Disclosure-Settle (Spotify) From the moment you hit “play” on Disclosure’s debut album Settle, I challenge you not to want to get out of your seat and move. “When A Fire Starts To Burn” sets the tone so well, […]

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2013 Wrap-Up: Top Tracks #40-31

the xx, Fillmore, Detroit, June 2013 Onward and upward with more of my favorite tracks of 2013. #40 Phantogram-Black Out Days Phantogram’s brand of darker indie pop with a touch of hip-hop excelled with Sarah Barthel’s soaring vocals and the swirling abyss of bass and synth. The echo that kicks off “Black Out Days” and reverberates […]

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Remix Friday: RAC, The Hood Internet, E-603, Oliver Nelson & more

The heavy-hitters are out in full force this Friday. RAC continues their bad ass remix streak with two offerings, reworking Bastille (seriously, you need this album) and Capital Cities. The Hood Internet capitalize on one of the best moments of Coachella from Phoenix and R.Kelly and Star Slinger remixes one of the few Ellie Goulding […]

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Album of the Week: Justin Timberlake – The 20/20 Experience

Could there really be any other choice for “album of the week”? The first of two albums to be released in 2013, The 20/20 Experience showcases a more mature sound and growth reflecting his Justin Timberlake’s life right now. There isn’t a track as sonically groundbreaking as “Sexy Back”, but that wassn’t what Timberlake was […]

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REMIX FRIDAY: JT, Four Tet, Jessie Ware, Two Inch Punch, Little Daylight & More

Happy Friday Folks. Below are remixes of new and old that I’m enjoying at the moment. Justin Timberlake-Suit & Tie (Four Tet Remix) While there have been a flurry of “Suit & Tie” remixes unleashed before The 20/20 Experience is released next week, Four Tet claims my top remix so far. The Hood Internet-Suit and […]