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How different is it to be working completely with your original material versus looking at someone else's song and using those existing elements?
It's actually kind of a similar process. To me, it's always been writing music -- the creative side of it is pretty similar. You're obviously referencing material that's pre-existing, but the only real difference from that and…
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When a fire starts to burn, right?, and it starts to spread, it takes over everything. That’s what happening with the Lawrence brothers of Disclosure, whose irresistible EDM is smitten with early house music while yielding to pop and R&B structures. Everything on the British duo’s wildly celebrated (and Grammy-nominated) ‘Settle’ leaps out of the speakers, folding experimental impulses into pithy…Continue
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Check out this promo clip for Ellie Goulding's upcoming performance at this years MTV Movie…Continue
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Röyksopp and Robyn are proud to announce their ‘Do It Again’ tour, which begins at Sonar Festival, Spain on 13th June 2014, and includes a headline slot on the 6 music stage at Latitude Festival on 19th July, and a show at the Hollywood Bowl on 29th June - tickets for all…Continue
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On Last Call with Carson Daly
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America’s mad love affair with Cherrytree/Interscope recording artist La Roux blossomed with the release of 2009’s self-titled debut, an album rife with playfully gorgeous synth-pop that captured our hearts. This June, La Roux will once again head to our shores to kick off a nationwide tour set to launch…Continue
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What makes a song ‘remixable’? Like when you’re listening to a song, what types of things are you listening for?
Ah, it’s hard to explain. It can’t just be a track — it has to be a song. It can be any genre — Disney, pop, country, rock, whatever — but it just has to have that essence, that value, that a song has. Those make the easiest remixes. It’s in the vocals.
Why are the vocals so important?
Well the vocals are the…
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Sting and Trudie Styler will make their first appearance on Comedy Central’s “The Colbert Report” next Thursday, April 10 at 11:30 p.m. ET/PT. The episode will feature an interview with Sting and Trudie discussing the upcoming Rainforest Fund 25th anniversary benefit concert. Sting will also perform songs from "The Last Ship," his new album and Broadway-bound musical of the same name. One song will be exclusively available for streaming at…Continue
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Check out the latest VEVO LIFT video - “DISCLOSURE: GET TO KNOW" - Watch it here!
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MTV Artist to Watch twenty one pilots to Perform New Single “Car Radio”…Continue
RAC's album "Strangers" is now out in full across all digital retailers. Click here to download your copy of "Strangers" from…Continue
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