Morphing from a early-era moombahton favorite to an electro house name on the rise makes Dutchman Alvaro an ideal collaborator with jungle terror don Wiwek (pictured) for newly released Dim Mak single, Fire. ​ A thundering bassline, frenetic synths, and Indian-style electro chords join forces for a track that’s an ideal blend of both [...]
Alvaro & Wiwek - Fire (Original Mix) [Dim Mak]
Welcome to Sound Atlas, a weekly series showcasing LessThan3’s desire to scan the world for the most exciting sounds in global electronic music. This week, we turn our attention to the burgeoning mess of cross-pollination between genres that has global bass in particular sounding fresher than ever before. ​ Spice – So Mi Like It [...]
Spice - So Mi Like It (Schlachthofbronx Edit) [Free Download]
Dotorado - African Scream (Original Mix) [Enchufada]
GTA & Wiwek - What We Tell Dem (Los XL Bootleg) [Free Download]
Selena - Si Una Vez (Principe Cu Remix) [Free Download]
Happy Colors - Que Buena Es La Rumba (Original Mix) [Discos Peligrosas]
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The Dutch don of jungle terror Wiwek (pictured) whistles while he foot-works on his bassy remix of Katy Tiz’ new single, and LessThan3 has the exclusive first listen. The godfather of big room and electro’s balmy newborn baby brings his animalistic production instincts to Chicago’s urban jungle for a juke-aware trap remix of Tiz’ [...]
Katy Tiz - Whistle (While You Work It) (Wiwek Remix) [Atlantic]
2015 LessThan3 artist to watch Wiwek (pronounced WEE-wack) got his production start making trance and hip hop, but it wasn’t until he moved toward more tribal sounds that he really found his niche and created what became an entirely new genre–jungle terror. Interestingly enough, Wiwek never set out to actually create a new genre. It [...]
Funky Craig & Rawtek - Shaka Zulu (Original Mix) [Rimbu]
Kavido - Shape (Original Mix) [Rimbu]
Aquadrop & Big Fish feat. Stush - Gyal Like Me (Original Mix) [Rimbu]
Moska & Nezzo - Barbarian (Original Mix) [Wall]
Nash One & Mike Cervello - Murda (Original Mix) [Rimbu]
Much like Will Ferrell in the movie Semi-Pro, Major Lazer (pictured) loves to get tropical. Teaming up with Dutch producer Wiwek, the two have released an extravagant new remix of US-born, Nigerian recording artist Davido’s track Skelewu. A somewhat lesser known industry name, Wiwek’s affinity for island rhythms and tropical beats makes [...]
Davido - Skelewu (Major Lazer x Wiwek Remix)