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Music blogger, freelance journalist, space traveler.

Skrillex + Hikaru Utada “Face My Fears” Official Video


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Skrillex and Hikaru Utada have shared the official video for their latest song “Face My Fears”, out now on Utada’s Face My Fears EP and featured as the opening theme of the recently released game, Kingdom Hearts 3.

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The song debuted on Billboard’s Hot 100 this week, making it Utada’s first entry onto the US chart and Skrillex’s eighth; the track also entered at #1 on the World Digital Song Sales chart as well.

The video is set to the Japanese version of “Face My Fears” and showcases some gameplay footage and cinematics from Kingdom Hearts 3.

Skrillex told The Verge this week that composing the theme was “a dream of mine,” since he was younger, and that he wanted to do the series justice as a fan of the games and Utada’s music.

He also told Billboard, “People have a really strong connection to the…

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[Throwback:] [Alternative Pop/Electronic:] Caribou – Odessa


[Throwbacks:] Odessa – Caribou (featured in FIFA ’11)

This eclectic little number comes from an era twas rife with alternative electronic acts like Caribou. Released in 2010, a few years before, acts like MGMT and Empire of the Sun were transforming alternative rock and electronic music while channeling sounds of the 80s rock scene.

“Odessa” was featured in FIFA ’11, the worldwide hit soccer video game from EA Sports, well known for its varied soundtracks. Take some time and drift away to these entrancing sounds.

[Hip-Hop/Rap:] James Blake – Mile High (feat. Travis Scott & Metro Boomin’)


[Hip-Hop/Rap:] Mile High (feat. Travis Scott & Metro Boomin)

Got a real wavy one to share with you all. British producer James Blake collabs with rappers Travis Scott and Metro Boomin’ on “Mile High”. An ambient hip-hop number with influences of soul and R&B, met with the lit flair Scott and Boomin’ often bring. James Blake’s contrasting vocals to the raps create a harmonic atmosphere of relaxing, yet energetic vibes.

Be sure to check this one out and also check out James Blake’s recently released album, Assume Form, full of pop, electropop, soul & R&B influenced jams.

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[Bass House/Rap:] Lil’ Pump – BOSS (BROHUG Remix)


[Bass House/Hip-Hop:] BOSS (BROHUG Remix) – Lil’ Pump

Although this track is actually a bit old now, I’d be remiss if I didn’t feature this absolutely slammin’ BROHUG remix of Lil’ Pump’s “Boss.” BROHUG bring their signature sound to the track and step its energy up while retaining its swag.

Be sure to also check out BROHUG’s more recent remix of Lil’ Pump and Kanye West’s “I Love It.” Check out more from the bass house trio, BROHUG, on their Soundcloud.

[House:] Kramder – Gusher


[House:] Gusher – Kramder

House producer and Confession label DJ, Kramder, released a track for pure House heads. “Gusher” is a modern throwback to the essential house of the late 90s and early 2000s. Vibrant sounds and samples amid a steady BPM that keeps the dance floor groovin’. Both light and not too serious; the essence of what house music is/was about. Be sure to check it out!

Listen to more from Kramder on his Soundcloud.

[Bass House/Dark House:] Jay Dunham – Never Come Down


[Bass House/Dark House:] Never Come Down – Jay Dunham. Courtesy of Deep Obelisk

Bass house producer, Jay Dunham, has come out with a banger to start 2019 off right. Complete with plenty of bass, G-House rap verses and the ambient grandiosity of dark house. Released with Armada Music and Klash records this banger is one for the underground house clubs.

Learn more about Jay Dunham on his social media sites:

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[Bass House:] BROHUG releases Swag / Vamos – EP on Dim Mak Records


[Bass House/Big Room:] “Swag” and “Vamos” EP on Dim Mak Records

BROHUG has done it once again with some bass-laden tunes released just in time for the new year. Closing out 2018, is the “Swag / Vamos” EP release on Dim Mak Records. Both tunes are filled to the brim with bass and BROHUG’s signature sound.

“Swag” is energetic with a repeating female vocal that echoes after the drop. “Vamos” employs a deep voice repeating the title and filling the floor with heavy bass ambiance. It takes some inspiration from the big-room genre.

Stream both tracks on BROHUG’s Soundcloud.