Few aspiring artists have risen with the same outright vigour as promising German contender Deniz Koyu. But back on remix duty after his heavily supported take on Zedd’s ‘Spectrum‘, the young fast-riser takes on the familiar stylings of Swedish-American indie pop trio Miike Snow for a signature remix of their next album single, ‘Pretender’.

Utilising Andrew Wyatt’s blissful top line with lengthy pads, mesmerizing melodies and beautiful strings, Koyu lays down a formative number that may not top that of his acclaimed Refune Records debut ‘Bong‘ but excels on the merits of style and consistency for this proud mark for European Dance music.

Out soon on Columbia Records.

22 Comments to “Preview: Miike Snow – Pretender (Deniz Koyu Remix)”

  • His worst remix so far

  • This is pure gold

  • sounds like trance

  • wow this is awesome! the bongster is on fire !

  • same shit ever

  • I don’t like the toms :S

  • I don’t get some of you. You want different. This is pretty different. Yet you complain? I guess there is no way of making some of you happy.

    I love this remix! BMD, do you know anything about his song with Dirty South?

  • not bad! i can enjoy this one :)

  • This is bad, really? I think it’s a bomb.

  • WOW *________*

    this is PERFECTION !!! I really didin’t expect this ! :)

  • @PRall: You are on point, I 100% agree!!
    THANK GOD someone does something different than robotic electro baselines and rave anthem chords that are always the same! This remix is beautiful yet still banging. 10/10 from me.

  • Agree with you guys, remix is different yet great. Koyu has been killing it this year imo…

  • <3

  • far away from being a replicate of any of his songs (or other actual bangers), but very catchy on the other hand!

    i have to agree most of you, this is truly awesome!

  • Deniz Koyu always makes really unique awesome sounded songs/remixes!

  • this is so fresh…love it!!!

  • big

  • this marks the best remix this year for me. no doubt!

  • I’m loving it!

  • All haters / failed wannabe producers GTFO, this is awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • it’s out now, grab it on BEATPORT!

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