CO 13 – HiFi Brown – Do They Know It’s Last Christmas?

As a techno artist, my influences come from Mr Oizo, Claude VonStroke and Tiga, to name a few.
However, as a kid of the 80s, most of my musical influences come from 1984 – the year that gave us two of the biggest Christmas songs: “Do They Know It’s Christmas?” from Band Aid, and “Last Christmas” from Wham.
Every year we see at least one new Christmas song, but it would be nice if we could have something alternative, to go with all of the campy ballads.
To express this, I’ve gone back to these two iconic (read: overplayed) Christmas tracks and put together my own alternative take on the Christmas beat.
But don’t be misled – far from being a pop classic, this is a HiFi Brown-style techno throwdown.
I’ve also included two remixes of Lucky Glitter, the closing track from my Cancer album.
The first remix (by London’s Occams Laser) is a deep synth-powered 80s experience, while the second remix (by Berlin’s Sicker Man) leans in and out between noisy chaos and quiet melancholy.

HiFi Brown – ‘Do They Know It’s Last Christmas?’

Furthermore watch the music video for ‘Lucky Glitter (Radio Edit)’ (video by In†rσwΣrks)

.. and listen to Occams Laser Remix for ‘Lucky Glitter’:

HiFi Brown – Do They Know It’s Last Christmas? available @:

beatport // http://www.beatport.com/release/do-they-know-its-last-christmas/1432804
itunes // http://smarturl.it/itunes_hifibrownxmas
amazon // http://smarturl.it/amazon_hifibrownxmas
juno // http://www.junodownload.com/products/hifi-brown-do-they-know-its-last/2656102-02/

Listen to the complete EP @ Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/0tjcA4PGbsY1vPe5YNV09f

more HiFi Brown here:

http://www.hifibrown.com
http://www.facebook.com/ilikehifibrown
http://www.soundcloud.com/hifi-brown
http://www.twitter.com/hifibrown

and spread some love to the Remixers:

Occams Laser:
https://www.facebook.com/occamslaserband
https://soundcloud.com/occams-laser
https://twitter.com/occams_laser_

Sicker Man:
http://www.sicker-man.com
https://soundcloud.com/sicker-man
https://www.facebook.com/sickermanberlin

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