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"Getting the chance to interview RAC was an amazing opportunity for me to pick the brains of one of the most talented producers in the electronic music scene and really get to see who Andre is as an artist."…Continue
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ACCLAIMED REMIXER/ARTIST RAC RELEASES THE VIDEO FOR
“CHEAP SUNGLASSES” FT. MATTHEW KOMA TODAY ON VEVO
DEBUT ALBUM STRANGERS OUT…Continue
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ACCLAIMED REMIXER/ARTIST RAC PREMIERES THE VIDEO FOR “CHEAP SUNGLASSES” FT MATTHEW KOMA TODAY ON SHAZAM
DEBUT ALBUM STRANGERS OUT NOW ON CHERRYTREE RECORDS - RAC PERFORMS AT LOLLAPALOOZA ON AUGUST…Continue
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Starting tomorrow at 6am PDT, Shazam the song however you can (YouTube, Spotify, iTunes, etc.) to be one of the first to see it!
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By utilizing the skills of his numerous guests (including all of the folks listed above) to give flavor to his minimalist production work, Strangers proves to be a one-of-a-kind pop album where melody absolutely rules the day, each hook carefully crafted and instantly memorable. PopMatters is stoked to premiere the lyric video for what may be the album’s out-and-out…Continue
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To an extent, I feel less pressure when I work on a remix, because I’m always working with somebody else’s material… it’s always going to be their name first. There’s this outside pressure that’s a little bit better when, if…Continue
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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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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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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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He's released many of his remixes for free over the years, and you can listen to virtually all of them online, but he also slowly started to write and release original compositions. Many of them had that same knack for taking a rock based tune and throwing some strobes on…Continue
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Indie-dance lovers rejoice as Part 1 of RAC‘s album Strangers is now available for downloading and streaming via Interscope/Cherrytree Records. Featuring a plethora of talented vocalists such as Alex Ebert of Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Tegan and Sara, Penguin Prison and Tokyo Police Club, the album is laced with summer-time anthems to…Continue
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RAC used to stand for "Remix Artist Collective" where it was just that -- a few DJs that did fancy mash-ups. Nowadays, it's just the solo project of original RAC member André Allen Anjos, a master-mixer from Portland, Oregon. He's releasing his debut album "Stranger" (Cherrytree/Interscope) in two parts this spring, with guest spots from Tegan and Sara, Penguin Prison…Continue
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