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Hardwell’s North American Bus Tour Continues

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Hardwell has been topping charts and setting his name in stone as one of the best DJs in the world. For those of you who don’t know him, it’s about time you do… at least a little bit.

Robbert van de Corput, a.k.a. Hardwell, is a big room house DJ hailing from the Netherlands. His career started at the age of 12 when he DJed his friend’s birthday party. That was his first ever gig. With the help of his parents, Hardwell began to DJ at numerous clubs between 14 and 18 years of age. His parents were the only way he would be allowed into the clubs. This was about the time he had his first record signing, at 14 years old. Fast forward to 2008, Hardwell claimed the #1 spot six times in a row on the Dutch dance chart… yes six times in a row! In 2010, Hardwell moved up from the local club scene for a shot to play at Privilege in Ibiza for Tiesto’s Club Life event. That year also sprouted Revealed Recordings, Hardwell’s very own record label which now is home to a handful of artists such as Dyro and W&W.

For those of you who enjoy listening to BPM on Sirius XM, you may have heard of “Hardwell On Air”, which is Hardwell’s weekly aired show. What started as a Podcast in 2011, has now grown to become one of the Top 10 Podcasts on iTunes in over 40 countries, and is now broadcasted to over 65 international radio stations. His collaboration with Tiesto on “Zero 76”, which claimed #1 on Beatport, helped him to earn the #24 spot on DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJs.

“Spaceman” was released in 2012 (I urge you to check out the Carnage remix), which has been remixed more times than you can count with your hands and was his biggest solo-track. 2012 also brought Hardwell the honor of playing main stage at Tomorrowland, which he has been a contender of every year since then. He entered the DJ Mag Top 100 again, except this time he took the #6 spot. The 2013 DJ Mag Top 100 was a different story though, Hardwell claimed the #1 spot over the five time in a row winner, Armin van Buuren. This was the same story for 2014, claiming #1 yet again.

Today, Hardwell continues to release chart topping tracks, with the most recent release being “Blackout”. His tours are massive; consider the I Am Hardwell tour, where the entire first phase sold out, and again with the Canadian Bus Tour with Dyro and Dannic, which was a nationwide sell-out. Now Hardwell is knocking on our doors with his North American Bus Tour, accompanied by Thomas Newson and Kill The Buzz.

Be sure to get your tickets fast! Hardwell is someone you don’t want to miss out on!

February 27th @ 31st Street Studios – Pittsburgh, PA

February 28th @ The Bluestone – Columbus, OH

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Hardwell Remixes To Hold You Down Til February

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If your love for intricate laser shows and heart-happy house music is so strong you think you may burst before Hardwell’s shows in Pittsburgh and Columbus (Feb. 27 and Feb. 28), here are some remixes by the Revealed Recordings label head to keep you contained:

Quintino – Scorpion (Hardwell Edit)
This artist has been on every electronic music lover’s radar for awhile now; having Hardwell add his touch to the fellow Dutch-born DJ is an electro house equation you need to hear.

Hardwell – Spaceman (Carnage Festival Trap Remix)
Hear “Spaceman” as you’ve never heard it before with a house-turned-trap remix by the delightfully dirty DJ Carnage. It’s got that rolling 808 bass and constant, tight drum kick that keeps the tempo totally dance-friendly just a little more chill than thrill.

Armin van Buuren – Ping Pong (Hardwell Remix)
If you’re having heart palpatations just thinking about the Dutch DJ, maybe save this song for last (and get the shock pads ready). Hardwell’s remix of this trippy, quick-hitting track makes it a progressive house hit like no other. I love his addition of atmospheric effects and heavy reverb.

Hardwell x Matthew Koma – Dare You (Cash Cash Remix)
This peppy, electro pop remix by Cash Cash takes Hartwell’s uplifting house track even higher with an anthemic, mainstream feel that can fill a room (as well as many a Spotify playlists).

Tickets are available now for both stops on Hardwell’s North American Bus Tour (click here for 31st Street Studios, click here for The Bluestone). Don’t miss your chance to see him; tickets are selling quickly! Support from Thomas Newson and Kill The Buzz.

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Stream and Download: Kings Of Leon X Ghost Wars – Use Somebody (Gazzo Cover Remix)

Kings Of Leon X Ghost Wars-Use Somebody (Gazzo Cover Remix)

Time and time again, Gazzo has continued to rollout impressive remixes to some already amazing records. The latest being his “Use Somebody” remix by Kings Of Leon. The indie vibe on this track are outstanding, led by Gazzo’s implementation of the classic King’s chorus sung by Ghost Wars. A track that also features Gazzo’s uplifting style of progressive-house music, their incredible sound on this tracks gives me the impression that this could be one of Gazzo’s biggest remixes yet. Take a listen to Gazzo’s cover remix of “Use Somebody” by Kings Of Leon & Ghost Wars and download the song for free by liking Gazzo on Facebook. Enjoy!

(via GMAD)

Free Download: Kings Of Leon X Ghost Wars-Use Somebody (Gazzo Cover Remix)

Live City Premieres “You Lift Me Up” by Mikey Wax On Sirius BMP Radio!

Mikey Wax - You Lift Me Up (Live City Remix)
Live City are always experimenting with their music. DJs and producers they’ve released original songs that have disco, house, and electro-house elements with their remixes being mainly indie tunes. For their release Ethan & Jake, put out an official “You Lift Me Up” remix by Mikey Wax. The original song is a pop single “You Lift Me Up” that Live City updated into an anthemic progressive-house recording. Ethan & Jake’s harmonious style of production, that’s been developing through their previous indie remixes, totally catches the delightful vibe of Mikey Wax’s euphoric vocals earning their infectious tune a premiere by Sirius XM Satellite‘s BPM radio. Take a listen to Live City’s remix of “You Lift Me Up” by Mikey Wax and purchase the single out now on Universal. Enjoy!

iTunes: Mikey Wax – You Lift Me Up (Live City Remix)

Stream: Ken Loi – Amorphous EP

Amorphous EP

Starbright Records is proud to announce the Amorphous EP, the label’s fourth release and first ever EP. The Amorphous EP includes “Gunsmoke Eyes” and “Rage” – two melodic, anthemic tracks featuring the vocally-gifted Audrianna Cole. You’ll be taken for a ride with swelling chord progressions and perfectly executed builds laden with vocal performances that will fill you with emotion. Also included is the previously released Zashanell and Infitinee collaboration “Too Late,” which already has received widespread support the DJ community.

Case in point: Ken Loi’s Amorphous EP features an electric vibe that’s reminiscent of raw remixes by The Chainsmokers and Hyperbits‘s music. His style of house is swanky and very refreshing to listen due to it’s exciting builds and harmonious vocals. This project is very well done where Ken Loi could get spins from big djs in the nightclubs and at festivals. Take a listen to Ken Loi’s Amorphous EP, below and download his 4 undiscovered gems off beatport. Enjoy!

Beatport: Ken Loi – Amorphous EP

Preview Hyperbits “Sleeping With A Friend” Remix By Neon Trees!

Neon Trees - Sleeping With A Friend (Hyperbits Remix)
Hyperbits leaked his upcoming “Sleeping With A Friend” remix by Neon Trees. It is an official release via Island Def Jam that is superb. A true testament to Hyperbits evolution as a producer, the NYC-based artist has exceeded expectations upon each successive release. Adroitly implementing a big-room room element into the Neon Trees’s alternative/rock single, Hyperbits’ re-working captures their atmospheric sound while adding a unique city appeal. Releasing soon in March, this remix has feel-good vibes attached that will be perfect for summer months ahead. Stream Hyperbits “Sleeping With A Friend” Remix By Neon Trees and start following Hyperbits on Facebook for more exciting releases. Enjoy!

Watch: MORTEN plunges into the deep with “Perfect Dive”!

Danish DJ and producer MORTEN is heading into deeper and techier territory with his upcoming release “Perfect Dive,” out March 7 on Ultra Music. Masterfully orchestrated strings are juxtaposed with a deep bassline, coming together to create a thoughtfully developed sound that is equally suited to an underground warehouse as it is to a festival stage. Already supported by the likes of AVIICI, Axwell, Cazzette, Showtek and many others, “Perfect Dive” marks MORTEN’s first release since signing with Ultra Music, a partnership that is sure to breed continued musical growth.

MORTEN’s original tracks are characterized by their innovative and refreshing quality. In 2013, MORTEN’s biggest single to date, “Look Closer,” premiered on SiriusXM to rave reviews, quickly became a summer smash anthem. Before that MORTEN released “Larva” featuring Rebecca & Fiona, which is an enigmatic and emotive progressive hit adorned with budding synths, a well-mastered bass line and an apex that breathes energy onto any dance floor. “Larva” recently went platinum, broke the Beatport Top 20, and has garnered over 2.4 million streams.

Other tracks from MORTEN include “86 Degrees” [Pinkstar], and “Get Static” [Big Beat], while remixes include Medina’s “Forever” [Ultra], Stafford Brothers’ “Hello” Featuring Lil Wayne and Christina Milian [Cash Money Records], and Rebecca & Fiona’s “Taken Over” [Ultra]. Watch the music video to “Perfect Drive” and follow MORTEN on Facebook for more new music, coming soon! Enjoy.

MORTEN  “Perfect Dive”

Stream: Mysto & Pizzi and Moiez Collab For Two Killer Remixes!

Just Blaze x Baauer - Higher ft. Jay-Z (Mysto & Pizzi x Moiez Remix)

Over the past couple days, Mysto & Pizzi and Moiez dropped two new BANGERS. First, their highly anticipated remix of Baauer x Just Blaze‘s “Higher”, which samples Jay Z and second, an exciting bootleg of MOTi‘s “Don’t Go Lose It”. Dynamic producers , Mysto & Pizzi and Moiez have consistently churned out big-room remixes adding a killer club dimension to both projects. These two new and electrifying projects are now available for FREE download by liking Mysto & Pizzi on Facebook. Check out both songs below and enjoy!

Download: Just Blaze x Baauer – Higher ft. Jay-Z (Mysto & Pizzi x Moiez Remix)

Download: MOTi – Don’t Go Lose It (Mysto & Pizzi, Moiez Bootleg)

Stream: Icona Pop – Just Another Night (Morgan Page Remix)

Stream- Icona Pop - Just Another Night (Morgan Page Remix)
Icona Pop unloaded a remix EP for their single “Just Another Night”. The song off their most recent album This Is… was officially remixed by various artists, however, Morgan Page‘s stood out as the premiere remix off the album.

Morgan Page’s version of Icona Pop’s “Just Another Night” is a progressive house re-work with a big-room sound. It has the pop music feel, which Morgan Page thrives off of on most releases. Icona Pop’s vocals are highlighted as the song builds, setting the tone for an alluring introduction. The song really hits its stride, however, because of Morgan Page’s production that includes a fantastic, piano/synth led melody and a drop that rumbles. A very entertaining remix to listen to Morgan Page’s rendition of Icona Pop’s “Just Another Night” is out now on Big Beat Records. Take a listen to the stream and purchase the song off beatport. Enjoy!

Beatport: Icona Pop – Just Another Night (Morgan Page Remix)

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Stream and Download: Dzeko & Torres – Galaxy (Ft. Alessia Rio) [Vocal Mix]

Stream and Download- Dzeko & Torres - Galaxy (Ft. Alessia Rio) [Vocal Mix]
Toronto natives, Dzeko & Torres dropped off their latest project entitled, “Galaxy”, which features vocals by Alessia Rio and the song is out of this world. “Galaxy” is an electro-house recording that packs a stomping bass and explosive energy, but the reason I like it so much is because of it’s EPIC trance-breakdown halfway through through the song. With this temporary alteration in sound and tempo that’s combined with Alessio Rio’s glorious vocals the entire song, Dzeko & Torres’ “Galaxy” sounds like a recognizable drop at a club and festival. This track is now available as a FREE download by liking Dzeko & Torres on Facebook. Take a listen to the stream below and enjoy!

Download: Dzeko & Torres – Galaxy (Ft. Alessia Rio) [Vocal Mix]

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