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Boombox Cartel & QUIX – Supernatural (Feat. Anjulie) – Dancing Astronaut

Bass-focused duo Boombox Cartel and burgeoning producer QUIX have begun significant ascensions in 2016. Both acts have earned spots on major festival lineups and released high profile remixes — Boombox Cartel were featured on Skrillex and Wiwek’s “Killa” remix EP, while QUIX experienced a surge in publicity for his revision of Skrillex and Nero’s famed “Promises” Continue reading Boombox Cartel & QUIX – Supernatural (Feat. Anjulie) – Dancing Astronaut

Lil Yachty – 1 Night (Crankdat Re-Crank)

Since his remix of Fetty Wap’s “Trap Queen” went viral last year, Crankdat‘s list of supporters has been growing at an astounding rate. Although his sound has gravitated to the harder bass genres, the Ohio-based producer has been the secret weapon of many high-profile DJs like Major Lazer, Skrillex, The Chainsmokers, Jauz, and more who have been Continue reading Lil Yachty – 1 Night (Crankdat Re-Crank)

Daft Punk's 'Get Lucky' has been transformed into a children's lullaby – Dancing Astronaut

Rockabye Baby Music seeks to appease both parents and little children by turning popular pop anthems into mellowed-out lullabies to assist in bedtime duties. Artists ranging from Pink Floyd, to Metallica, to Coldplay have all been subjected to the lullaby remix treatment over the years, allowing for a nostalgic listening experience for parents while simultaneously putting a child Continue reading Daft Punk's 'Get Lucky' has been transformed into a children's lullaby – Dancing Astronaut

Diplo responds to accusations of 'cultural appropriation' against Major Lazer – Dancing Astronaut

With accusations swirling around Major Lazer that they appropriated Indian culture with the music video for their smash collaboration with DJ Snake “Lean On” and, more broadly, for the group’s sound being heavily influenced by Caribbean genres such as dancehall, reggae, and soca, Diplo has now fired back with an official response. The über-producer spoke with NME on Continue reading Diplo responds to accusations of 'cultural appropriation' against Major Lazer – Dancing Astronaut

Skrillex Plays MoMA PS1 as Surprise 'Warm Up' Headliner

This weekend, Skrillex had locals breaking a sweat at MoMA PS1, NYC’s most contemporary music venue. Announced as a special guest the day of the show, Skrillex would be making an appearance once again in the modern museums courtyard. PS1 announced, “We are beyond excited to announce that this week’s special guest is Warm Up’s longtime Continue reading Skrillex Plays MoMA PS1 as Surprise 'Warm Up' Headliner