Track Of The Day: Lana Del Rey – 'Video Games' (Jamie Woon remix)
When Soundcloud went down yesterday, traffic was to blame. That's fair enough, but we have another theory, Jamie Woon was uploading his remix of 'Video Games' by Lana Del Rey. Their systems just couldn't cope with that amount of combined hype.
Regardless of how you feel about either artist, this is a great remix. Woon has injected a serious amount of life into a song that, lets face it, starts strong but soon gets tiresome.
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The track comes from Disclosure's upcoming remix catalog of its 2013 debut 'Settle' [read more]
A remix is always a tricky thing. Do too much to a song and the original spirit is gone. Do too little and then why not just listen to the original? Then there is always a stylistic question, does this record need a dubstep remix? A disco remix? [read more]