The other day I heard an interesting remix of The Smiths’ classic How Soon Is Now on the local college radio station. I should have called the DJ, but I didn’t. So, I finally got around to googling and can’t find the mix I heard, but I did find a couple interesting mixes. I vaguely […]
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January 9th, 2011 · Comments Off on How Soon Is Now (remixed)
January 28th, 2009 · Comments Off on Ulysses remixed
mebeliFranz Ferdinand’s new single Ulysses has been given the remix contest treatment and a winner has been crowned. Head over to BeatPortal to hear the winning entry from Keith & Supabeatz.
August 3rd, 2008 · 4 Comments
Oh. my. fuck. The Public / McFly remix of Katy Perry’s hit I Kissed a Girl is incredible. Let the bashing begin.
April 1st, 2008 · Comments Off on Remix Radiohead for Fun and Fame
“To make remixing easy, the separate ‘stems’* from the song are available to purchase from iTunes _here_. The ‘stems’ available are bass, voice, guitar, strings/fx and drums. You can mix them in any way you like, either by adding your own beats and instrumentation, or just remixing the original parts.” Wow. They’re selling pieces of […]
March 23rd, 2008 · 2 Comments
Continuing my occasional remix highlight feature, here’s Bryan Hyde’s reworking of my favorite TV On The Radio track, Staring at the Sun. tv-on-the-radio-staring-at-the-sun-bryan-hyde-remix.mp3
March 16th, 2008 · Comments Off on Madchester returns with a Whip?
Lily Allen recently introduced me to The Whip. Gotta love that girl. The track has already received the remix treatment from a variety of folks, including labelmates, Crookers. The Whip – Trash (Crookers remix)
March 16th, 2008 · Comments Off on Remixes are for kids #5 – Gang of Four vs. Death Row Archie
Yes, it is pretty close to blasphemy to touch a Gang of Four track, especially one as beloved as Outside The Trains Don’t Run On Time, but Death Row Archie does an honorable remixing of this classic track. Outside The Trains Donâ€™t Run On Time (Death Row Archie)
February 8th, 2008 · Comments Off on Remixes are for kids #4 Feist v. K-Os
In honor of Feist’s Grammy Nominations, here is K-Os’s reworking of her hit “Mushaboom” from the album Let It Die. (yes, I know the grammy nods are for her recent album, The Reminder.) Mushaboom – (K-Os mix)
February 1st, 2008 · Comments Off on Remixes are for kids #3 Jens Lekman v. Spoolwork
Via the blog Pasta Primavera comes this reworking of Lekman’s “Iâ€™m Leaving You Because I Donâ€™t Love You” by Chicago’s Spoolwork. The original can be found on Lekman’s 2007 release Night Falls Over Kortedala (which just so happened to be my favorite record of ’07). Jens Lekman – Iâ€™m Leaving You Because I Donâ€™t Love […]
January 31st, 2008 · 3 Comments
It’s not too often that Merritt’s work gets the remix treatment. A shame, actually, as his tunes are often so solidly constructed that they work acoustic as well as synthed out. Proving the point, here are two great tastes that go great together; Mark Robinson’s remix of Merritt’s Smoke and Mirrors from the Magnetic Fields’ […]