Every Wednesday on HighClouds, from now until death do us part, we publish the much-awaited and surprising playlists of our
I write raps not tragedies: Finally! The emo-goth-rap hybrid you didn’t realise you were waiting for is here
In case you weren’t aware, emo is cool again. New emo bands like The Hotelier have received critical acclaim from
It is interesting how a song can almost do a full circle in styles, by various remixes and covers. Grammy-Awarded Jack Ü‘s amazing single “Where are you now”, which originally features Justin Bieber, started as a stripped back piano ballad before being manipulated by Skrillex and Diplo and turned into one of the hottest dance tracks of the year.
In the cover version of Swedish trio Ember Island, the dance spirit fades away to give some room to sweetness and intimacy . But with the rework of rising producer Jimny, the track takes, again, another turn: the slower version gets back to the floor! The band and the producer both tap into the vulnerability of the lyrics while giving back to the dancefloor what belongs to the dancefloor! Listen to Jimny‘s amazing remix, which transforms the song from a dancefloor filler to a catchy tearjerker!
LIZ‘s new single, “When I Rule The World”, is out now on Columbia. One year after the release of her