Advice for DJ’s and producers for downloading new music

Someone asked me today if I knew of any good web addresses for getting new music with which to mix or produce. I didn’t give them what they asked for. Give a person a fish and they’ll eat for a day, but teach them how to fish and they’ll eat for a lifetime. So here’s some ways to source your own new music.

As always, make sure to buy the tracks you find if you like and use them, and never use anything copyrighted in a production for which you wouldn’t be willing to go bankrupt.

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Greyhound Together Mashup (Swedish House Mafia vs Axwell & Sebastian Ingrosso)

Swedish House Mafia vs Axwell & Sebastian Ingrosso

SolarFlare mash-up of “Greyhound” by Swedish House Mafia and “Together” by Axwell & Sebastian Ingrosso.

Full MP3 Download link: http://www.mediafire.com/download.php?p7sbq2aoqdby7q7

Owner of a Milky Way (Mord Fustang vs. Yes) (DJ SolarFlare Mashup)

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Mash-up of “Owner of a Lonely Heart” by Yes and “Milky Way” by Mord Fustang, by SolarFlare (Glenn Davey)

Deadmau5 Creamfields Mixed Bag 2011

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Based on the Deadmau5 Creamfields 2011 Setlist

Mixed by SolarFlare. (Apologies for the low bitrate on a couple of the tracks.)

Track Listing:

  1. Limit Break (Original Mix) – Deadmau5
  2. Some Chords (Original Mix) – Deadmau5
  3. The Reward Is Cheese – Deadmau5 & Jelo
  4. The Reward Is More Cheese (Original Mix) – Deadmau5
  5. Jump Around (Deadmau5 Remix) – House Of Pain
  6. Community Funk (Deadmau5 Remix) – Burufunk, Carbon Community
  7. FML – Deadmau5
  8. Right This Second – Deadmau5
  9. Raise Your Weapon (Feat. Greta Svabo Bech) – Deadmau5
  10. Sofi Needs A Ladder (Feat. SOFI) – Deadmau5
  11. One Trick Pony (Feat. SOFI) – Deadmau5
  12. Moar Ghosts N Stuff – Deadmau5
  13. Ghosts ‘n Stuff (Feat. Rob Swire) (Extended Mix) – Deadmau5
  14. Maths (Original Mix) – Deadmau5
  15. Sometimes Things Get, Whatever – Deadmau5
  16. U and I (Deadmau5 Remix) – Medina

Release date: Apr 28, 2011

http://soundcloud.com/solarflare/deadmau5-mixed-bag-2011

SolarFlare – KaPow!

Track listing:

  1. ABC Theme (Remix) – Pendulum
  2. Girls Speak Louder (Miles Dyson’s Breaksfest Perth edit) – Costello
  3. Gotta Get that (Original Mix) – Alex Kidd
  4. Vinyl Junkie – Angel Roman
  5. Shingaling (Tai Jason Remix) – Jean Claude Ades and Vincent Thomas feat. Sam Obernik
  6. Serious (Original Mix) – Jean Elan
  7. X (Felix Cartal House Edit) – Xzibit
  8. Disko Biskit (Original Mix) – Pascal & Pearce
  9. Needles (The Hangover Rework) – Gary Caos
  10. Purple Haze – Benny Benassi Vs Hendrix
  11. Undertaker (Original Mix) – Wolfgang Gartner
  12. HotMaus (Van Halen vs. Deadmau5) – DJ Lobsterdust
  13. Gbay (Original Mix) – Dj Stalker31
  14. Monteczuma (Stereothieves Remix) – IllStM feat. AGAG & NatesH
  15. Like She Does (Bobby Savage Remix) – Scratche & Jessie Pitt
  16. Sin citric – Troublegum
  17. Kazane (Disco of Doom Remix) – Hiroki Esashika
  18. Dansa Med Vapen (Dada Life Remix) – Maskinen
  19. Epic Run (Nobody Moves Remix) – Tits and Clits
  20. Duality (Belzebass Remix) – Slipknot

http://soundcloud.com/solarflare/kapow