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.

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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)

SolarFlare Novanation Mix – Jan 2012

Compilation Artwork - Novanation and SolarFlare Logos together


  1. Lady (Federico Scavo Remix) – Richard Grey
  2. Must Be The Music (Crazibiza Remix) – Joey Negro
  3. Nuggetz (Original Mix) – Richard Grey and House Republic
  4. Number One (Original Mix) – Gramophonedzie
  5. Shadoorack (Original Mix) – Stereo Express
  6. Strings Of Life (Supernova Main Mix) – Soul Central
  7. I Want A Freak (Original Mix) – Trent Cantrelle
  8. Heroes Of The Night (Original Mix) – Umek and Christian Cambas

SolarFlare Beatport Selection November 2011


  1. Feel It (Alex Kenji Remix) – Joey Negro
  2. Feelove (Original Mix) – David Jones, Diva & Jones
  3. Disco Disco (Original Mix) – Pink Fluid
  4. Rattle (Original Mix) – Bingo Players
  5. No Beef (Vocal Mix) – Afrojack & Steve Aoki Feat. Alyssa Palmer
  6. Feel So Close (Extended Mix) – Calvin Harris
  7. 2People (DCUP Remix) – Jean Jacques Smoothie Feat. Tara Busch
  8. In The Air (Mord Fustang Remix) – “Morgan Page, Sultan + Ned Shepard & BT Feat. Angela McCluskey
  9. Shave It (Original Mix) – Zedd
  10. Ya Mama (Push The Tempo) (Moguai Remix) – Fatboy Slim
  11. Ghostbusters (Original Mix) – Superbad Deejay
  12. Loser (David Jones Remix) – Jorgensen & Jesse Voorn
  13. Maximal Crazy (Bassjackers Remix) – Tiesto

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

Skinny’s Birthday Party Mixtape

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  1. Rye Rye’s Sweet Dreams – JuiCy
  2. Thunderstruck (Crookers Remix) – ACDC
  3. Party Rock Anthem (Original Mix) – LMFAO ft. Lauren Bennett & Goon Rock
  4. Just Can’t Get Enough (Aylen Remix) – Black Eyed Peas
  5. Memories (Mark Pride Ibiza Remix) – David Guetta ft. Kid Cudi
  6. Last Night feat Snoop Dogg Bobby Anthony (Extended Mix) – Ian Carey
  7. Benny Hill Theme 2011 – Toasted Sangaz
  8. Forgot About Dre (Mike Metro Remix) – Dr. Dre ft. Eminem
  9. Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites (Original Mix) – Skrillex
  10. Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites (Noisia Mix) – Skrillex
  11. Radio Ol’ T.V. – Mr. Skeleton & B.h(a)ve
  12. Sweat (David Guetta Extended Remix) – Snoop Dogg vs. David Guetta
  13. Hey Hey Hey (Extended Club Mix) – Laurent Wery ft. Swiftkid
  14. The Time (Sebastian Ivarsson Bootleg) – Black Eyed Peas
  15. Beautiful People (Club Version) – Benny Benassi ft. Chris Brown
  16. Beautiful People (Jaylien Midnight Mix) – Benny Benassi ft. Chris Brown
  17. Big Jet Plane (Adam K Prog Mix) – Angus & Julia Stone
  18. Happiness (Wideboys Club Mix) – Alexis Jordan

SolarFlare Best Electro House of Summer 2010 – Volume 2

Mixed by Solarflare, November 2010

  1. Tomcraft – Room 414 (Can’t Get Away) (Eniac Remix)
  2. Miike Snow – Silvia (Sebastian Ingrosso Remix)
  3. TF Project – Help to Speakers
  4. Miami Horror feat. Sophie Brous – Sometimes
  5. Fast Foot – Computer (Speaker Killer Remix)
  6. Usher feat. Pitbull – DJ Got Us Falling In Love (Jump Smokers Extended Mix)
  7. TV Rock – Beatboxer (Original mix)
  8. Masters of South vs Viduta – Change It All (Danny Burn vs Stas Relide Mash-Up)
  9. Andy Caldwell feat. Gramma Funk – Funk Nasty (Wolfgang Gartner Remix Edit)
  10. The H2O Project – Hey Apple (Original Mix)
  11. Uppermost – Do It
  12. Love Unit – Jessie’s Song (Steve Modana Remix)
  13. Benny Benassi feat. Kelis – Spaceship (Arhod Remix)

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