Tel Aviv artist Totemo follows up one of the most heartbreakingly lovely songs and videos of the year with a glowing new re-imagination of her song "Dreamit", in which Zammuto (formerly of beloved electro-acoustic "collage music" duo The Books) deconstructs and reassembles the track into a playfully eerie, trance-inducing lucid dream...
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As our lists grow more and more arbitrary, we present our favorite remixes of 2015. Increasingly rare is the remix that adds to and/or outshines the original, becoming its own essential jam in the process, as opposed to just another fleeting and ultimately forgettable PR gimmick. We feel like these accomplished that:
Alan Palomo hooks up with one of his musical heroes, as Neon Indian's "Annie" (one of the best songs of 2015) gets a wavy remix from Martin Rev of legendary electro-punk pioneers Suicide. Listen below, and if you've got an hour to kill, we also highly recommend this insightful conversation between Alan + Martin, where the two talk the history of electronic music, the state of New York City, the internet, and a lot more.