Monday, 29 January 2018

Cimo Fränkel's 'Never Give Up' remixes feature filous, Chevrae, and ChildsPlay x Noise Cartel

Armin van Buuren collaborator and producer Cimo Fränkel has released a remix package for ‘Never Give Up’ on 26 January with remixes by filous, Chevrae, and ChildsPlay x Noise Cartel.

Multitalented instrumentalist and producer filous has remixed tracks by RAC, Jose Gonzalez, and Selena Gomez. He has reached a combined count of 100 million plays via Youtube with support from channels such as Mr Suicide Sheep, Chill Nation, Mr Revillz, Get the Sound, Ultra Music, La Belle Musique and ElectroPosé, as well as having amassed over 65 million plays via Soundcloud alone. He has garnered support from tastemaker publications Noisey, BILLBOARD, TIME, Pop Crush, Dancing Astronaut, Nest HQ, Clash Mag & The 405 and received airplay from the likes of BBC Radio 1's Pete Tong and Germany’s HITRADIO 03.

ChildsPlay have garnered over 10 million Youtube views and received radio play on BBC Radio’s Diplo and Friends, B.Traits and Panjabi Hit Squad. Their track ‘Bobbel ft. Jayh’ has racked up over 6 million Youtube views, and they have received support from Dutch tastemaker magazine Ballinnn. Noise Cartel’s collaboration with StukTV and Cazz Major, ‘Vliegen’ was featured in the top 10 of the Spotify Dutch Viral top 50. They have released official remixes for and together with The Partysquad, ChildsPlay, JeBroer, Girls Love DJs, Adjeand Kempi and have graced the stages of Paaspop, Rebirth Festival, Dream Village, Festyland, Hockeyloverz, City of Dance Festival and Totally Summer tour.

Dutch producer Chevrae has a host collaborations under his belt including ‘Dreamreacher’ on which he collaborated with  Bakermat and Dumang, racking up 10 million plays on Spotify and receiving support from Magnetic Mag and Sony/ATV. He has produced favourable remixes of tracks by Chris Brown, Tyga and Ayden, and the first two tracks of his EP Temporary Love were released late 2017.

Cimo Fränkel is famed for co-writing the multi-Platinum track ‘Sex’, performed by Cheat Codes & Kris Kross Amsterdam which has almost 450 million Spotify plays to date, going gold in the USA, double platinum in the UK, quadruple platinum in the Netherlands, and gathering 7 more platinum awards in other countries. His recent hit ‘Never Give Up’ was premiered by Clash Magazine, and received support from a host of tastemaker publications including Paste Magazine and Dancing Astronaut. He has worked with notorious labels in the past such as Spinnin Records and Armada gaining Cimo Fränkel over 6 million views on Youtube, paving the way for opportunities to feature on records with internationally acclaimed artists including Armin van Buuren, Daddy’s Groove, Wildstylez, and EDX, as well as supporting Armin van Buuren at multiple sold-out arena shows, including the LA Forum and Amsterdam Arena on his 2016 ‘Armin Only’ Tour. Cimo has also gained critical acclaim through publications and tastemaker Youtube channels such as Chill Nation, Indie Nation, Earmilk, EDM Sauce, Discobelle and many more.

filous animates the earnest atmosphere of ‘Never Give Up’ through sweeps and swells, opening with sincere, heartfelt guitar melodies, before Cimo’s crisp, signature vocals kick in, leading clicked percussion and a steady beat. His rework of the track leaves an already vibrant piece of work brimming with even more life. Chevrae’s take on the track is a sonically striking artistic triumph,  chock-full of infectious loops. Echo-drenched vocals buried deep in reverberating layers of percussion, Chevrae wisely experiments with a wider variety of moods and melodies. ChildsPlay x Noise Cartel have steered ‘Never Give Up’ towards the dancefloor with their tropical take on the track, bringing forth visual imagery of long summer days to thaw the winter away. Resting atop these funky beats is Fränkel’s refreshing vocal work, laden with irresistible momentum throughout.

Filous explains his process when remixing Cimo Fränkel, "The most exciting but at the same time, hard part about making this remix for Cimo was his incredible voice. Everything you do as a producer instantly sounds a million times better when his vocals are on it, so it's easy to feel comfortable really quick - but I tried to give my best nonetheless and had a lot of fun trying to challenge myself to make something that can live up to his insane vocal level!"

"A lovely crazy vibe, that's what makes this song one of my favorites!" says Chevrae of the track.

Noise Cartel comment: "A real feel good remix. Uplifting and exciting builds, powerful and astellar production value make this remix one for the masses.”

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Listen to Elohim's 'F*ck Your Money' + tour dates

Los Angeles based artist Elohim has released her latest track 'F*ck Your Money' in anticipation of her upcoming tour. The ever-evasive artist is about to embark on an extensive USA tour beginning on March 8th, beginning at Masquerade in Atlanta, Georgia.

Her latest offering, 'F*ck Your Money' comes ahead of her album which will land later this year via BMG.

MAR 08 - Thursday, 7:00PM
Atlanta, GA

MAR 09 - Friday, 7:00PM
Nashville, TN

MAR 10 - Saturday, 12:00PM
Buku Music + Art Project
New Orleans, LA

MAR 22 - Thursday, 8:00PM
Baltimore Soundstage
Baltimore, MD

MAR 23 - Friday, 8:00PM
Philadelphia, PA

MAR 24 - Saturday, 9:00PM
Rough Trade
Brooklyn, NY

MAR 28 - Wednesday, 7:00PM
Petit Campus
Montréal, Canada

MAR 29 - Thursday, 7:00PM
Velvet Underground
Toronto, Canada

MAR 30 - Friday, 8:00PM
The Intersection
Grand Rapids, MI

APR 04 - Wednesday, 8:00PM
The Crocodile
Seattle, WA

APR 05 - Thursday, 7:00PM
Coors Light Snowbombing Canada 2018
Sun Peaks, Canada

APR 07 - Saturday, 8:00PM
San Francisco, CA

APR 13 - Friday, 12:00PM
Coachella Music and Arts Festival (Weekend 1)
Indio, CA

APR 20 - Friday, 12:00PM
Coachella Music and Arts Festival (Weekend 2)
Indio, CA

JUN 21 - Thursday, 12:00PM
Electric Forest (Weekend 1)
Rothbury, MI

JUN 28 - Thursday, 12:00PM
Electric Forest (Weekend 2)
Rothbury, MI

JUN 28 - Thursday, 6:00PM
Red Rocks
Morrison, CO
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Wednesday, 17 January 2018

Kongsted shares summer-fueled anthem 'Get Away'

‘Get Away’ is the latest single and offering by Danish DJ and producer KONGSTED released on 1st December via Universal Music. The track is a fresh, summer-fueled, anthemic hit brushing off any cold reminders that come with December’s frigid clutch. KONGSTED has been a prominent gear in the Danish DJ scene for as long as twelve years and counting, who has won several awards to date, most noticeably; Club DJ of The Year, Danish Deejay Favorite Of The Year, Award and The Voice Clubbing Award, which he was nominated for four consecutive years in a row, winning in both 2010 & 2011.

With career propelling hits such as ‘Chuck Norris’ which has garnered over 10 million Spotify streams and has gone 2x Platinum in sales, the Platinum-selling single ‘Whine Dat’, and a gold-certified single titled ‘Wild Child’ featuring fellow Danish musician Cisilia.
KONGSTED has received substantial support after being handpicked by acclaimed international DJs such as Pete Tong, AVICII, Tiesto and Martin Garrix during their trips to Denmark. Filling a residency at Copenhagen-based nightclub ZEN, KONGSTED has also been deemed an official DJ for the prestigious nightclub network The World’s Finest Clubs, and has been requested at renowned clubs all around Europe, some of which include: Just Cavalli (Milano), Club Hollywood (Milano), Byblos (Milano), Carpe Diem (Barcelona), Gibson (Frankfurt) and NoX (Oslo). With a busy schedule ahead of him and more than a handful of singles in the pipeline, KONGSTED is excited to bring new music to fans worldwide.

KONGSTED’s latest single ‘Get Away’ is packed with tight, energetic and percussive beats, steamy pop-guitar hooks, glowing textures and steady basslines synchronized to an excitement-soaked groove. Group chants are vital here, with compliments to the rhythm provided by vocalist Ida Kudo, rapper Peaceful James and AO who all feature as guests on the track, embracing it’s rich, seductive atmosphere, just enough to make you forget all about winter’s withdrawn woes.

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Listen to Sonic Radiation's 'Collider'

From Dallas, Texas - Sonic Radiation, also known as Todd Last, is a solo artist who creates exciting electronic dance music that is both modern and experimental. Sonic Radiation's newest song "Collider" has recently become available worldwide.

Sonic Radiation blends synthesizer grooves and beats to produce a unique sound. By intertwining modern music with electronic dance music and using modern computer music technology, Sonic Radiation creates tracks that are both intriguing and captivating while also sticking to the roots of electronic dance music.

With one eye on the past and one eye towards the future, Sonic Radiation constructs exciting electronic dance music that is both intriguing and captivating while holding true to the roots of the genre. While constantly creating tools for the modern dj's arsenal and reinterpreting remixing projects, Sonic Radiation forges ahead with a vision towards the future of electronic music. The vision started by experimenting for two years to create high energy music that was released as The 121 Project. Formed in 2003, the Dallas, Texas based artist, Todd Last, worked to create music that arranges songs with a combination of techno and trance that are solid and unique. Inspired by industrial groups like Front 242 and Front Line Assembly, electronic groups like The Crystal Method and Astral Projection, as well as the Dallas club scene, Sonic Radiation pulls from those styles to give the listener something for the ear, the mind and the dance floor.

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