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DEAD FRIDAYS: VITAL MUSIC

Let’s talk vital music. Below are 5 tunes that have very little in common, except that, for one reason or another, they are all important enough to be must haves in your music collection. Otherwise, I’m not quite sure what you’re doing on this blog.

ARGENTO – ZOMBIELAND

Though it’s not credited as such, this is a…



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DEAD FRIDAYS: BAD INFLUENCES

This week, I’ve got an assortment of selections involving artists that have been a big influence, either currently or in the past, on the weird music that I’m making. Now, you’ll know who to blame.

SALVA – DROP THAT B (ASTRONOMAR UNTRAPPED EDIT)

ASTRONOMAR manipulates this TRVP jam into a stompy triplet banger that is…



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DEAD FRIDAYS: BASSTOBER

There’s something about October that invokes my love of BASS music. Maybe the falling leaves, darker evenings, and cooling weather say it’s time to get low down n dirty. Where summer is more about epic, pretty build ups, fall brings forth a craving for big, heavy drops. Maybe it’s just because I love Bass, and…



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DEAD FRIDAYS: WEDDING SMASHERS

This weeks addition is going to be a very different DEAD FRIDAY. Last weekend, I DJed my brother’s wedding. He selected all of the music for the evening, and I gotta say, he did a pretty fantastic job. He compiled a massive play list of the best POP songs ever, with a tonne of variety,…



DEAD FRIDAYS: PUMPED BY WORMZ

This past weekend, I met up with my #JUNK ELECTRO partner, ROCCO FERRER, to drop a messy DJ set, as MADE BY WORMZ. Only the grimiest HOUSE finds its way into our set lists. Here’s a small selection of tunes that we’re currently supporting…

REVOLVR, DEFUNCT!, & LEA LUNA – DIRTY SECRET



DEAD FRIDAYS: 2 AMAZING THINGS ABOUT ELECTRO HOUSE

2 very interesting characteristics about ELECTRO HOUSE: The name covers such an incredibly wide variety of different sounds, all loosely lumped together into one massive umbrella genre. Also that, from its beginnings, Electro House is a truly global phenomenon. Below are 5 tracks, from Australia, LA, Pittsburgh, Italy, and the UK, respectively, each varying greatly…



DEAD FRIDAYS: ONLY THE FRESHEST BASS

5 tunes that are innovative, experimental, different, and all containing a whole lotta BASSSSSSSS!

 

FERAL IS KINKY – MY SELECTOR (DARK ELIXIR & REID SPEED REMIX)

Uh-oh! TRANSITION TOOL from the queen of bass, REID SPEED, and friend. Dubstep becomes DRUMSTEP, with big drops…



DEAD FRIDAYS: #COTTAGELIFE EDM

Heading out to the cottage for the weekend? It’s a very common thing to do during these long summer days, but there are many different ways to do it. For us EDM heads, #COTTAGELIFE can mean sitting on the porch, maxin’ and relaxin’, heading out to the docks for some ganja smoking and connecting with…



DEAD FRIDAYS: ELECTRO UNITY

It’s proven true, since as early as the 60′s, that there’s something about a pounding kickdrum, hovering around 128 bpm, that can unify thousands of people in a common groove. It’s no wonder House music is still around. It’s no wonder ELECTRO is the preferred sound of choice at outdoor summertime events, big and small….



DEAD FRIDAYS: THE AFTERPARTY

Afterparties come in many forms, from intense, life affirming chill out sessions, to cocaine fueled filth fests, and all things in between. The right soundtrack is vital to your after-hours experience. Below are 5 very different tunes, all perfect for one post-gaming situation or another.

 

DIGITAL RIOT – JACK YOUR BODY (ALLRIGHT REMIX)