Jonathan “Eekkoo” Doyon (pictured) is a sound engineer, music instructor, producer, and the first artist deadmau5 ever followed on SoundCloud. And now, hot on the heels of his second EP, this mau5trap prodigy has offered up a fiery remix of No Fun by The Presets, and LessThan3 has the exclusive premiere. With a track record boasting a [...]
Bag Raiders jumped in on the Aussies’ recent beatdown of the electronic music scene with the premiere of the tribal-inspired house groove Nairobi. The currently LA-based duo Jack Glass and Chris Stracey tribute African dance traditions with contemporary disco house stylings using regional instruments in the first of two tracks to [...]
WARNING: Pressing play may cause sudden increased heart rate, feelings of sexual desire, and in serious cases, literal melting of the body. Just kidding, but in all seriousness: Yet another Aussie wonder has hit the scene, and let’s just say that they couldn’t have chosen a more fitting band name. Signed by the infamous Sydney-based [...]
Australian duo The Presets have developed a cult-like following in the past few years, and hope to expand both their sound and their fanbase with their new album “Pacifica.” We sat down with Kim and Julian in LA recently to talk about their new sound direction, their favorite venues in Australia, and who has the better dance moves.
The only time I post about Essential Mixes are when they’re truly special. Today, I am proud to say we’ve been given such a mix by New York’s hottest producer of the moment, Nicolas Jaar (download here). Trust me when I say this mix is nothing short of breath-taking. Jaar takes the listener on a sublime aural journey by splicing cinema [...]
Cut//Copy’s newest single from their critically acclaimed album Zonoscope is about to drop with an absolutely hypnotic remix from UK producer Andrew Weatherall. Set to release Jan 24th on Modular, Sun God’s remix encompasses 80s synth pop with modern day psychedelic–the product being a truly special nine minutes of dreamy electronica. [...]
Carl Craig just never quits. His newest remix of Cut//Copy’s Need You Now proves it. It’s a 13-minute long tour de force that demonstrates just how skillful of an artist Carl Craig really is. The master of Planet E Recordings takes the original version and transforms it into a downtempo, melodic techno track. Some remixes switch things [...]
If you like synth-pop, then odds are you’ve probably heard of Cut//Copy. This avant-garde band from Melbourne, Australia is gaining a lot of attention here in the US, touring with bands like Franz Ferdinand, and they are even one of the main headliners at Ultra Music Festival this year. Their recent spike in popularity is a testament to [...]