Archive | Calvin Harris

Crankdat spins some fresh IDs in new Diplo and Friends mix

Christian Smith, a.k.a. Crankdat became a breakout star through remixes for Zeds Dead, Jaden Smith, San Holo, and more. In addition, he’s added some equally successful originals to the portfolio, with his most recent being “Need Somebody.” Now, it seems this positive traction has caught Diplo‘s attention, as the rising producer has officially made his debut […]

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Dillon Francis uploads full Director’s Cut of Calvin Harris ‘One Deeper Talk’

  A little over a year ago, Dillon Francis had the EDM world dissolving with laughter, as he interviewed the scene’s standout acts while under the guise of his alter-ego, DJ Hanzel, shot for TBS. Per a series of tweets from Francis earlier this week, he is back to bring us the full versions of […]

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NMF Roundup: Yellow Claw bring the heat, Elephante tugs at heartstrings, SLANDER remix Above & Beyond, and more

The most important day of every week: New Music Friday. As each week brings a succession of new music from some of electronic music’s biggest artists, here’s a selection of tracks that shouldn’t be missed. Sydney producer JVLY teams up with the sultry SARAI to create a groovy atmospheric tune full of pulsing synths and clean high […]

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Report: Calvin Harris earns an average job’s annual salary in as little as three hours

Forbes’ 2017 report outlined the world’s 100 top-grossing celebrities, who collectively raked in $5.15 billion. Although various artists appeared at the very top of the list—Diddy notably occupied the #1 slot with $130 million—electronic artists too enjoyed representation on the list of the highest-paid personalities, with Calvin Harris then emerging as the highest earning DJ, […]

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R3HAB releases high energy revamp of Calvin Harris’ ‘One Kiss’

“One Kiss” might suffice when it comes to falling in love with Dua Lipa, but when it comes to remixes of Calvin Harris‘ latest hit, the more the better. Oliver Heldens dished out a deep house take on Harris’ return to house, while ZHU swathed the song in the darker tones of his signature style […]

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Oliver Heldens delivers a deep house remix of Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa’s ‘One Kiss’

Calvin Harris dropped three remixes of his most recent Billboard success “One Kiss,” with Dua Lipa. Oliver Heldens, ZHU, and Jauz each had the pleasure of remixing the Scotsman’s production. Heldens gives the original his signature deep house, murky melodies. The distorted bass creates a stark contrast between Lipa’s optimistic, top-end pop vocals and the body-trembling, low-ends of […]

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Calvin Harris, Zedd, Tiësto & more: Don’t miss the full Hakkasan Group Memorial Day Weekend recap

It’s certainly no secret that the Las Vegas-based Hakkasan Group is the crowned owner of esteemed nightlife destinations. 2018’s Memorial Day was no exception, with fervorous performances from fellow 2020 residency holders Calvin Harris and Tiësto, to hip-hop heavyweights all the way down the strip. Hakksan brought their A-game and this year DA‘s here to […]

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MUST LISTEN: ZHU Remixes Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa’s ‘One Kiss’

The high-powered remixes of Calvin Harris and Dua Lipa‘s smooth funk house jam, “One Kiss” are rolling in. After garnering more than 200 million Spotify plays since it’s initial release, bass house maestro Jauz put his dark and dangerous spin on the track, taking the pop/dance music crossover hit from the poolside club into the underground. Now ZHU catapults the track down […]

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Calvin Harris announces three-date Pacha Ibiza run this summer

“One Kiss” might be all it takes, but one night on the White Isle certainly won’t cut it. At least that runs true in Calvin Harris‘ recent announcement that he’ll be taking over Ibiza’s most esteemed clubbing destination, Pacha Ibiza, for three nights this summer. Pacha celebrated its grand re-opening on May 4, and despite some […]

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Calvin & Dua Lipa’s ‘One Kiss’ gets an underground treatment from Jauz

Jauz is one producer with a penchant for bending the rules and mastering his own genre of bass. The LA-based artist recently took on Calvin Harris and Dua Lipa‘s smooth funk house jam, “One Kiss,” and injected the bubbling crossover hit with a few of his own unique rhythms. The Jauz treatment is a catchy club rendition marked by […]

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Calvin Harris & girlfriend Aarika Wolf involved in car crash in Beverly Hills

Calvin Harris and his girlfriend Aarika Wolf were involved in a car accident in Beverly Hills this past weekend, as originally reported by TMZ. The Scottish producer was riding in the passenger seat of the Range Rover owned by Wolf, when she hit a Honda from behind as it began to make a left turn in front […]

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New Music Friday Ft. Avicii, J. Cole, The Chainsmokers, Ariana Grande, Rae Sremmurd, Travis Scott, Halsey, Calvin Harris, Khalid

RIP Avicii. Following you from the start was something special, and you will be missed more than you can imagine. Rest easy man. Continue Reading at http://fistintheair.com

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Renter of Calvin Harris’ California property files lawsuit against the producer

Suffice to say, this is not “what he came for.” The renter of Calvin Harris’ Sunset Strip home in West Hollywood filed a lawsuit against the producer and alleges that the property had a number of faults, including issues with hot water and heating, broken doors, and, ironically, a sound system that didn’t work. The […]

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Calvin Harris effects nu-disco bliss with remix of Halsey’s ‘Alone’

Calvin Harris is back, and as his stream of steady releases suggests, he’s better than ever. Harris nestled back into 128 BPM territory on his recent, house oriented Dua Lipa collab, “One Kiss.” Before that, Harris extended the 70s inflected character of Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1 to his “Funk Wav” remix of SZA’s “The […]

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Porter Robinson: Calvin Harris was my inspiration for Virtual Self

Porter Robinson‘s new “neo-trance” project, Virtual Self, has officially exploded into the mainstream. With appearances at Holy Ship!, Buku, Ultra, Spring Awakening, and Bonnaroo, the artist’s side moniker has now caught the attention of MTV News in a recent revealing interview. Previously, a leaked insider e-mail from Robinson to his close friends had revealed his side […]

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Worlds collide on Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa’s 90s house homage, ‘One Kiss’

Once upon a time, Calvin Harris created disco. At least that’s what the Scottish DJ told us with the name of his kitschy debut album, I Created Disco, back in 2007. Save from disrespecting the pioneers and fringe communities that came before him, Harris paid dues to the halcyon era of dance’s grand promiscuity with a bubbly disposition […]

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The Radar 105: From college dropout to platinum artist, Jay Pryor defies all stereotypes [Interview + The Radar Mix]

Electronic music is many things, but being short on stereotypes is not one of them. From the stigma that electronic music producers don’t make ‘real music’ to bros wearing the ultimate wannabe DJ uniform, there is always something to make fun of. While many reject that these stereotypes are laced with reality, Jay Pryor is a living embodiment […]

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