Various “Yearmixes” From Top DJs

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Ok, this post features year-end mixes from some of our favorite artists. If you missed any big tracks in 2012, this should put you on the right path to education yourself. And yes, we are leaving a ton out, but hey, some is better than nothing. I got this thing called a “job” mmmk…so don’t judge me.

We kick it off with Nicky Romero. He had an ok 2012…

Tracklist:

1. Nicky Romero & David Guetta ft Calvin Harris – Wild One Two vs. IRON (Nicky Romero Bootleg) w/ Nicky Romero ft Calvin Harris – IRON (Tony Romera Remix) 
4. Nicky Romero – Toulouse w/ Nicky Romero – Toulouse (Tommy Trash Remix) 
3. Nicky Romero – Symphonica (Original Mix)
4. David Guetta feat. Sia – Titanium (Alesso Remix) w/ David Guetta feat. Sia – Titanium (Nicky Romero Remix)
5. Anakyn – Point Blank (Nicky Romero Revisit)
6. Nicky Romero & Zedd – Human (Original Mix)
7. Eva Simons – I Don’t Like You (Nicky Romero Remix)
8. Fedde Le Grand & Nicky Romero feat. Matthew Koma – Sparks (Turn Off Your Mind) w/ Dirty South & Those Usual Suspects feat. Erik Hecht – Walking Alone (Acappella)
9. Nicky Romero & NERVO – Like Home (Original Mix)
10. Nicky Romero & NERVO – Like Home (Dannic Remix)
11. David Guetta & Nicky Romero – Metropolis (Original Mix)
12. Nicky Romero feat. ZROQ – WTF with Justice vs. Simian – We Are Your Friends (Acappella)
13. Nicky Romero – Generation 303 (Original Mix)
14. Avicii & Nicky Romero – I Could Be The One (Nicktim) (Original Instrumental Mix) with Justice – D.A.N.C.E. (Acappella)
15. Madonna feat. M.i.a. & Nicki Minaj – Give Me All Your Luvin’ (Nicky Romero Instrumental Mix)

Tracklist:

1. Pryda – Melo (Disfunktion Bootleg)
2. Axwell ft. Max’C – I Found U (Disfunktion Bootleg)
3. The Naked and Famous – No Way (Disfunktion Bootleg)
4. New York FM feat. Natalie Gauci – Everytime (Disfunktion Remix)
5. Dark Matters feat. Carol Lee – Perfectly Still (Disfunktion Remix)
6. Jack Back Feat David Guetta, Nicky Romero & Sia – Wild One Two (Disfunktion Remix)
7. Dabruck & Klein – All About You (Disfunktion Remix)
8. Disfunktion – Chasing Clouds Away
9. De Nuit – All That Mattered (Disfunktion Bootleg)
10. Flo Rida – Whistle (Disfunktion Remix)
11. Loreen – My Heart Is Refusing Me (Disfunktion Remix)
12. Armin van Buuren ft Ana Criado – I’ll Listen (Disfunktion Remix)
13. Laserkraft 3D – Musik (Disfunktion Remix)
14. Showtek – We Speak Music + Waverider – Be As One (Disfunktion Bootleg)

Hook & Sling are so fucking underrated it pains me to even have to mention it. You’ll see what I mean after you’re done listening.

1. Arty, Matisse & Sadko – Trio (Original Mix) w/ Hook N Sling & Nervo – Reason (Accapella)
2. Deorro – Me (Original Mix)
3. Torro Torro & 2 Edit – Datsun Tropicalia – (Torro Torro Mix) w/ Spencer & Hill – 1234
4. Michael Calfan – Mozaik (Hook N Sling Mix) w/ Miike Snow – Pretender (Deniz Koyu Mix)
5. Steve Aoki feat Wynter Gordon – Ladi Dadi (Tommy Trash Remix)
6. John Dahlback – Get Wild (Original Mix) w/ Jewelz & Scott Sparks – Toxic (Original Mix)
7. Leon Bolier – Us (Original Mix)
8. Laurent Simeca – On Fire (Sick Individuals Remix) w/ Plastik Funk &Tujamo – Who (Original Mix)
9. Gregor Salto & Chocolate Puma – Gimme Sum (Original Mix)
10. Dubvision – All By Myself (Tujamo Mix)
11. Dirty South & Alesso – City Of Dreams (Original Mix)
12. Hook N Sling & Nervo – Reason (Original Mix) w/ Hook N Sling & Nervo – Reason (TV Noise Mix)
13. Daleri – En Route (Original Mix)
14. Gemini & Greta Svabo Bech – Fire Inside (Original Mix) w/ Calvin Harris feat Example – We’ll Be Coming Back (Original Mix)
15. Calvin Harris feat Example – We’ll Be Coming Back (Michael Woods Mix)
16. Spectrum Feat. Matthew Koma (Deniz Koyu Remix) w/Hook N Sling feat Evermore – Surrender (Accapella)
17. Fehrplay – Nightride (Original Mix)

Such a baller move ending with “Nightride.” Love it. Now onto Mr. Gold. Thomas always makes dank bootlegs. The one I want to highlight is obviously the one featuring “Allein” from the one and only, Eric Prydz. He mashes it up with Tommy Trash’s remix of “Wicked Woman” and it is sensational. Not quite G&D’s version but it plays. And if you don’t know what I’m talking about, you can’t afford it.

Tracklist

01. Miike Snow – The Wave (Thomas Gold Remix) – Axtone
02. Rihanna – We Found Love (Thomas Gold Bootleg) – White
03. Nari and Milani vs Gotye – Atom W/ Somebody I Used To Know (Thomas Gold MashUp) – White
04. Skitzofrenix Vs Fatboy Slim – Rushin Vs Star 69 (Thomas Gold MashUp)
05. Dirty South and Thomas Gold – Eyes Wide Open (Original Mix) – Phazing
06. Avicii Vs Ansol and Dyro Vs Wippenberg – Silhouettes Vs Top Of The World Vs Pong (Nari and Milani Bootleg Vs Thomas Gold MashUP)
07. One Republic – Feel Again (Thomas Gold Club Mix) – Interscope
08. Ivan Gough and Feenixpawl – In My Mind (Axwell Mix) – Axtone
09. Otto Knows Vs Coldplay Vs One Republic – Million Voices Vs Fix It Vs Apologize (Thomas GoldLeg) – White
10. Eric Prydz – Wicked Woman Vs Allien (Tommy Trash Remix Vs Thomas Gold Bootleg) – White
11. Hard Rock Sofa and Swanky Tunes – Here We Go (Original Mix) – Axtone
12. Thomas Gold vs Daft Punk – Fanfare Vs Technology (Thomas Gold MashUp) – Axtone
13. Sebastian Ingrosso and Tommy Trash – Reload (Original Mix) – Refune
14. M83 – Midnight City (Eric Prydz Private Remix) – M83 Recordings
15. Porter Robinson – Language (Original Mix) – Ministry Of Sound
16. Ellie Goulding – Lights (Feenixpawl Bootleg) – White
17. Adrian Lux – Teenage Crime (Thomas Gold Rework) – Axtone
18. Thomas Gold Vs Red Carpet – Sing2me Vs Alright (Thomas Gold MashUp) – Axtone
19. Rob Marmot, Digital Enemy – African Drop (Tom Staar Remix) – Wall
20. Thomas Gold – MAIO (Original Mix) – Fly Eye

Morgan Page is pretty fantastic as well. Great taste and even better production. His year end mix is quite large. 2hrs broken into 2 parts. Respect brotha. Also, love that he put the times for each song on there. So, if you are a newbie to this whole “dance music thing” and rely heavily on track lists, you are in luck. And as far as a solid “Top 30″ list goes, this one is fairly on point…though I wish he put some deeper cuts on there, as well as more of his own mashups and original productions. But, hey, beggars can’t be choosers.

Tracklist

Part 1

00:00 – 1. Hard Rock Sofa – “Can’t Stay Away” [Spinnin]
06:27 – 2. Tonight Only – “Go” [Ministry of Sound Australia]
10:40 – 3. Dyro & Ansol – “Top of The World” [Wall]
14:42 – 4. Sander Van Doorn & Julian Jordan – “Kangaroo” [Spinnin]
18:12 – 5. Steve Aoki – “Ladi Dadi” (Tommy Trash Remix) [Dim Mak]
21:14 – 6. Tiesto, AN21, and Max Vangeli – “People of The Night” [Musical Freedom]
24:30 – 7. Dyro feat Amba Shepherd – “Sky High” [Strictly Rhythm]
29:38 – 8. Martin Solveig – “The Night Out” (Madeon Remix) [Big Beat]
33:26 – 9. Chuckie & Promise Land feat Amanda Wilson – “Breaking Up” (Bartosz Brenes & Tony Romera Remix) [CR2]
37:55 – 10. Avicii & Lenny Kravitz – “Superlove” [Island]
41:22 – 11. Calvin Harris & Nicky Romero – “Iron” [Protocol]
44:53 – 12. Avicii – “Silhouettes” (Original Mix) [LE7ELS]
49:35 – 13. Afrojack ft Shermanology – “Can’t Stop Me Now” (Kryder Remix) [Wall]
53:50 – 14. Hard Rock Sofa & Swanky Tunes – “Here We Go” [Axtone]
57:44 – 15. Calvin Harris & Example – “We’ll Be Coming Back” (R3hab Remix) [Columbia/Sony]

Part 2

00:00 – 1. Nicky Romero & NERVO – “Like Home” [Protocol]
04:47 – 2. John Dahlback feat Lucas Nord & Urban Cone – Embrace Me (Dirty South Remix) [Phazing]
09:18 – 3. Burns – “Lies” (Otto Knows Remix) [Deconstruction/Sony]
13:31 – 4. Hardwell feat. Amba Shepherd – “Apollo” [Revealed]
17:37 – 5. Dirty South & Alesso – “City of Dreams” [Phazing]
22:12 – 6. Morgan Page & Andy Caldwell feat. Jonathan Mendelsohn – “Where Did You Go” (Tom Fall Remix) [Nettwerk]
27:40 – 7. Deniz Koyu – “Bong” [Refune]
29:38 – 8. Dada Life – “Feed The Dada” [So Dada]
33:52 – 9. Nari & Milani – “Atom” [Size]
36:50 – 10. Zedd feat Matthew Koma – “Spectrum” [Interscope]
41:20 – 11. Tommy Trash & The Aston Shuffle – “Sunrise” (We Won’t Get Lost) [Axtone]
43:25 – 12. Porter Robinson – “Language” [Big Beat]
47:53 – 13. David Guetta & Nicky Romero feat. Sia – “Wild Ones Two ” [Jack Back/Big Beat]
51:54 – 14. Swedish House Mafia – “Don’t You Worry Child” [EMI]
54:40 – 15. Ivan Gough & Feenixpawl feat Georgi Kay – “In My Mind” (Axwell Remix) [Axtone]

Here is a nice little minimix from Size Records. Features their big release from 2012. Well, to say they are big is somewhat redundant…considering everything that comes out of Steve Angello’s imprint is massive. That said…just press play.

Nari & Milani ‘Atom’
AN21 & Max Vangeli vs Steve Angello ‘H8RS’
AN21 & Max Vangeli vs Tiesto Ft. Lover Lover ‘People Of The Night’
Eddie Thoneick & Norman Doray ‘Celsius’
Qulinez ‘Bamf’
Steve Angello & Third Party ‘Lights’
Qulinez ‘Dynamic’
AN21 & Max Vangeli Ft. Julie McKnight ‘Bombs Over Capitals’
Third Party vs Cicada ‘Feel’
Qulinez ‘Troll’
Steve Angello ‘Yeah’
Tim Mason ‘Anima’

And here is by far the most insanely epic year end mix I have heard. 2 reasons: 1) Tom Swoon has epic taste; 2) He put 60 songs into 2 hours….fuck yes. Gotta end on this one.

Tracklist

1. Omnia & Ira – The Fusion 
2. Bingo Players – Out Of My Mind 
3. Hardwell – Spaceman 
4. Nari & Milani – Atom (Shapes Of Light Remix)
5. Usher – Scream (Project 46 Remix)
6. Kryder ft. Bo Bruce – Damaged (Dzeko & Torres Remix)
7. Laidback Luke, Arno Cost, Norman Doray – Trilogy (GTA Bigroom Mix)
8. Nause – This Is The Song 
9. Wolfgang Gartner – Red Line 
10. Sebastian Ingrosso & Alesso – Calling (Lose My Mind)
11. Avicii – Silhouettes (Syn Cole Remix)
12. Arty & Matisse & Sadko – Trio 
13. Zedd ft. Foxes – Clarity
14. Calvin Harris, Nicky Romero – Iron
15. The Aston Shuffle, Tommy Trash – Sunrise (Won’t Get Lost) (Tommy Trash Version)
16. Zedd ft. Matthew Koma – Spectrum
17. Afrojack & Shermanology – Can’t Stop Me (Tiesto Remix)
18. Knight Crime & Fyor – Hybrid 
19. Madeon – The City (The M Machine Remix)
20. Fafaq – Indeed
21. Nicky Romero, ZROQ – WTF!?
22. AdOne, Levito – Hurricane 
23. Burns – Lies (Otto Knows Remix)
24. Chuckie, Amanda Wilson, Promise Land – Breaking Up (Bartosz Brenes & Tony Romera Mix)
25. Fedde Le Grand, Nicky Romero – Sparks (Turn Off Your Mind)
26. Jada Pinkett Smith – Burn (P.A.F.F. Remix)
27. Laidback Luke – Do The Robot 
28. M-3ox, Heidrun – Beating Of My Heart (Matisse & Sadko Remix)
29. Nicky Romero & Nervo – Like Home (Original Mix)
30. Otto Knows – Million Voices
31. Plastik Funk, Tujamo – Who
32. Sander van Doorn, Julian Jordan – Kangaroo
33. Gotye – Somebody That I Used To Know (StanV Touch)
34. W&W – Lift Off 
35. Alesso – Clash
36. Eddie Thoneick, Norman Doray – Celsius 
37. Gregori Klosman – Minibar
38. Mat Zo, Linnea Schossow – The Sky (Club Mix)
39. Porter Robinson, Heather Bright – Language
40. Deadmau5 ft. Chris James – The Veldt (Tommy Trash Remix)
41. Drumsound & Bassline Smith ft. Hadouken! – Daylight (Tom Swoon Alternative Mix)
42. Tom Swoon ft. Miss Palmer – Who We Are
43. Digitalism – Zdarlight (Fedde Le Grand & Deniz Koyu Mix)
44. Ken Loi ft. Zashanell – All It Takes
45. Swedish House Mafia ft. John Martin – Don’t You Worry Child
46. Sebastian Ingrosso & Tommy Trash – Reload 
47. Porter Robinson & Mat Zo – Easy
48. Steve Aoki ft. Wynter Gordon – Ladi Dadi (Tommy Trash Remix)
49. Cicada, Third Party – Feel 
50. Gareth Emery ft. Christina Novelli – Concrete Angel 
51. Pixel Cheese – Elva
52. Ellie Goulding – Hanging On (Tom Swoon Remix)
53. The Bloody Beetroots & Greta Svabo Bech – Chronicles Of A Fallen Love
54. Daddy’s Groove – Stellar
55. Deniz Koyu – Bong
56. The XX – Angels (Case & Point Remix)
57. Michael Brun – Rise (Dirty South Edit)
58. Antillas, Blinders – Top Of The World (Blinders Remix)
59. Emma Hewitt – Rewind (Mikkas Remix)
60, Showtek, Hardwell – How We Do
61. Madeon – Finale

Oh and if you are trying to decipher our political stance from the picture above…don’t think to hard on it. We pretty much concur that they are both less than stellar in pretty much every significant category. Here’s to the bleak future of American politics and the continued rise of dance music globally.

RELEASE: Nicky Romero & Nervo – Like Home (The Remixes) [Protocol]

Out today on Nicky’s label, Protocol Recordings, is the remix package for his collab with Nervo titled “Like Home.” Huge artists on this remix EP. First off, mister Dannic, who has been on a rampage in 2011. Guess that’s what happens when one of your best friends is the #6 DJ in the world and runs his own label.  That said, nothing can take away from the dude’s talent. He produced the best remix out of these three by far. Funky, thick, progressive style drops that will make your knees ache and booty shake. The other two are from Dillon Francis and Gregor Salto. Definitely can’t say enough about these two producers. Even though I prefer the Dannic version, these cats hold their own, especially the swag cat himself. I would just go ahead and grab all three. You never know where the night will take you. Be ready.

FREE DOWNLOAD: Adele – Skyfall (Landis Remix)

From the same dude who brought you an massive remixes of SHM’s “Don’t You Worry Child” and Nicky Romero’s “Camorra,” is back with a soaring, big-room remix of Adele’s “Skyfall.” Credit where it’s due is something I try to stand by. And Landis deserves it in spades. Play this loud and you will understand why this deserves our praise. Grab the free download below.

RELEASE: Nicky Romero & Nervo – Like Home (Original Mix) [Protocol]

Out yesterday on his own label, Protocol Recordings, is the new hit single from Nicky Romero, with Nervo on the collaboration.  The talents of these three young stars collide in one hell of a progressive house banger. The synth work and vocals are stellar. This one is for the big room, peak time, max volume. Pretty much an essential track for this fall. Buy it below. I have also included a preview of the Dillon Francis remix that will be released in a couple weeks. It’s fuego. Stay tuned.

Beatport Link

Mr. Francis slowsteppin’ it for us with a bit of that whomp. Preview from Nicky’s podcast.

 

PREVIEW: Nicky Romero & Nervo – Like Home (Original Mix) [Protocol]

Nicky and the always fun and sexy Nervo twins come together for another collab. This one is high energy and extremely melodic. Similar synth work as Nicky’s collab with Avicii called “Stranger.” It is set to be released a week from today via Nicky’s label, Protocol Recordings. The vocals are simply gorgeous, and combined Nicky’s genius melodies, they will carry this one to the Beatport Top 10.

“Cause you make it feel like home.”

PREVIEW: Avicii & Nicky Romero – Stranger (Original Mix)

 

The huge unreleased collab from Avicii and Nicky Romero that was previously called “Nicktim,” now has vocals and will be released under the name “Stranger.” Yet another beautiful vocal track from two of the biggest progressive house producers in the game. You could say that this one is essential. Preview is taken from Tim’s latest “Le7els” Podcast and will be released this month. More info to come soon.