Friday Rewind: 9 EDM Essentials For Your Rotation


| August 10, 2013 - 2:00 pm

The hottest electronic dance music to kickoff your weekend starts here:

Broning – “P.L.A.Y. (People Look At Yourselves)”
Russia’s Broning makes his Garuda Music debut. Heavy trance productions laden with progressive melodies and a quick tempo take you on a journey through both the body and soul. This single is off the newcomer’s 2-track EP. Own it.

Breach – “Jack” (Codes Remix)
Codes revamps a fan-favorite, “Jack” by Breach. Adding a feel-good, grooving energy to the house track, which Codes dubs “Brooklyn Bounce,” the remix is definitely worth a listen…or a few listens Own it.

HIIO – “Get Up”
South America’s HIIO resurfaces with the release of their newest single on Flamingo Records. Big-room synths, a splash of snare drum and a bouncy melody give it just the right amount of edge. Own it.

Fedde Le Grand & Michael Calfan – “Lion (Feel The Love)”
Fedde Le Grand and French house impresario Michael Calfan hit us with this electro house jam, packing a heavy bass line. Own it.

Adrian Lux – “Damaged” (Bottai Remix)
The DJ/producer is on his remix A-game, remixing for artists including Alex Guadino, Benny Benassi and now, Adrian Lux. Bottai’s rendition of “Damaged” is hard hitting, as is the tune’s punchy vocals. Check it out along with the next-level video for M4SONIC’s remix, which is also included in the package. Own it.

Hardwell & W&W – “Jumper”
Dutch superstar spinner, Hardwell teams up with duo W&W for the smash release, “Jumper,” and the name says it all. Hop, leap, and bounce around to the electro house anthem that will be pumping up festival crowds for the remainder of the summer, and well into the winter. Own it.

The Others feat. Lonette Charles – “One Man Show”
The Others unlocks a stacked remix package for the single, “One Man Show.” Twisting the original into a different keyhole is Ulterior Motive, whose dark rework is driven by rattling breaks, warped SFX and thunderous bass. Also on remix duty are J:Kenzo and Mak & Pasteman. Own it.

Two Fresh & HeRobust – ‘Throw That’ EP
Bass giants Two Fresh and HeRobust join creative forces to deliver an EP melting pot; spooning in the best of hip-hop, rap, and dance music. The 5-track EP, out now on SMOG Records, is one to sink your teeth into. Own it.

Punk-rock-zombie Tristan Garner unleashes a massive 99-track mixtape. In just under 53 minutes, Garner covers everything from French house, to drum-step, to his own rock-electro originals. The impeccable mixing of expansive genres attest to the French DJ/producer’s finely tuned skills. Catch him tomorrow (Sat, Aug 10) at Vessel in San Francisco and grab the mix for free. Own it.