Tuesday, November 8, 2011
My Favorite Song Right Now
Without a doubt my favorite song out there right now is Levels by DJ Avicii (S). Club patrons go crazy when it gets played and I promise you that you'll be bouncing in your chair if you hit the 'play' button. When Avicii played a set during my visit to Studio 54 in NYC a few weeks ago, he opened with this. Interestingly, even though the song has been out for months now it only became available as a download last week on Beatport. This Progressive House song is nearly all non-vocal but there is one short vocal segment which samples the incomparable 50's/60's Blues singer Etta James. But it's what makes the song!
Here's where the vocal segment came from: