It’s no easy task to cover a song as layered and nuanced as Caribou’s Can’t Do Without You, but Manila Killa (pictured) and Kidswaste do beautiful justice to the original with their rendition. Lilting piano chords dance against atmospherics that sway like a light breeze before Caribou’s iconic reverbed chorus echoes to the surface of [...]
Caribou - Can't Do Without You (Manila Killa & Kidswaste Cover) [Free Download]
Filipino-American producer Manila Killa has hopped on remix duties for OWSLA favorites The M Machine, transforming Don’t Speak, off the group’s Just Like EP, into a chilled, tropical track meant more for rooftop relaxation that late-night underground parties. Whereas the original’s ambient groove occasionally dips into a more minimalist [...]
The M Machine - Don't Speak (Manila Killa Remix)
As if being half of Hotel Garuda and a co-founder of the Moving Castle Collective isn’t keeping him busy enough, rising DC-based producer Manila Killa found time for an invigorating remix of Bearson’s Pink Medicine, and he’s giving it away for free. You’ve likely heard of Manila Killa after his breakout 2014 campaign; his remixes of [...]
Bearson - Pink Medicine (Manila Killa Remix) [Next Wave]
They say it’s always better to give than to receive. All Manila Killa (pictured) wanted for his birthday this year was to give his fans a surprise remix of Dawn Golden’s All I Want. Like the golden dawn of a new morning, Manila Killa’s remix slowly rises into a ravishing ray of sunshine, breaking through the morning sky with its bright [...]
Dawn Golden - All I Want (Manila Killa Remix)