[PLAYLIST] The Best REMIXES of 2012 – Part 1 (Jan-June)

So far, this year has been one of the best for remixes, making this list no easy feat. Speaking of feet, you should warm them up because they will moving in a second…

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25. Toby Keith – Red Solo Cup (It’s The DJ Kue Remix!) / And suddenly Toby Keith is not only palatable but highly listenable.

24. Y Luv – Never Touch The Ground (Gazzo Remix) / It’s pretty impossible to improve on the original so taking it in a different direction was a wise move. Get pumped!

23. St Lucia – Closer Than This (Viceroy Remix) / How do you make tropical more tropical? Give Read more

[MP3/REMIX] NoteOn (Samsa) – “Vorsprung”

♫ NoteOn (Samsa) – Vorsprung

  • Who: G Samsa
  • What: Cranial adventure electro, like Joe And Will Ask?, Pance Party, Amtrac
  • Where: Dublin, Ireland + Soundcloud
  • When: Just some singles and remixes.
  • Why: Sometimes you need a little nighttime car chase montage throwback jam to soundtrack your evening. Sometimes you need an unexpected remix of a great song you saw live in Texas. Either way Ireland’s Samsa has you covered.

♫ Ambassadors – Unconsolable (NoteOn remix)

Anybody with the good taste and big balls to remix a quality unknown like Ambassadors is already top in my book. However, when they wrap the vocals in an entirely different sonic palette and it still comes out a handsome as ever, then I know there is something magical going on.