by: Kassi Chrys
Mar 10, 2018
Released on his imprint, Night Bass, AC Slater has compiled a four-song remix album, Outsiders Remixed Pt. 1. Known for featuring innovative bass music, circled around UK garage, bass, grime, house, and everything notable in between, AC Slater makes it his mission to represent the cream of the crop in dance music.
The first track on the album is Sinden‘s remix of “Misfits.” The edgy house creation showcases alluring undertones, inviting vocals, and prominent beats. Sinden captures the perfect balance between unwavering energy and smooth progressions.
The second piece, “Taking Off,” is Jay Robinson‘s rendition on the original. In his take, Robinson flaunts unbridled waves of bass contrasted by dissonant notes of synth in his production. With his euphoric, heavy house feel, Jay Robinson is sure to enlighten listeners with “Taking Off.”
Riddim Commission has brought the fire in their remix of “Big Riddim.” Rhythmic vocals over a static bass line create a captivating vibe full of surprises. In their latest, Riddim Commission engineers a sound that is not for the faint hearted.
The last track is Petey Clicks‘ remix of “Dealer,” a bass-heavy collection of colorful layers of sound. Intriguing builds give way to bruising climaxes full of exhilarating synths and playful percussion. Petey Clicks takes listeners on a journey through his intricate style in “Dealer.”
With four exceptional remixes, the artists included in Outsiders Remixed Pt. 1 take the original creations to new heights with their innovative takes on some of AC Slater’s killer classics.