mp3: Phoenix – “Trying to Be Cool” (A-Trak remix)

phoenix
Need more awesome? Listen to our FAVORITE SONGS OF 2014. Make sure you don't miss any tunes: FOLLOW US ON TWITTER.

In further “everyone’s remixing Phoenix” news, A-Trak’s taken some time out of his busy Duck Sauce schedule to drop this remix of Bankrupt!‘s single du jour, “Trying to be Cool.” If you’ve been dreaming about a Phoenix song with a shimmery, chromatic space-age feel, some rave-ready bass drops, and a slightly more epic length, this is the remix for you – clocking in at over seven minutes, it begs to be cranked up loud at your next futuristic rave, to which you had better invite us. We love how A-Trak keeps Thomas Mars’s vocal track largely unedited over those heady, synthy planes of sound. Check it out.

What did you think?
 35  11  4  2
Hard Summer 2014 - Day 1
Music

Hear a studio version of the new anthem from the electronic music producers

READ MORE
SBTRKT Wonder Where We Land
Music

A lovely song and a super-creepy interactive video.

READ MORE
rtj
Music

Plus, a hilarious list of pre-order packages.

READ MORE
Lorde
Videos

Lorde covers Kanye and Bon Iver again. They should just work together already.

READ MORE
GRIMES
Music

Listen to the “nostalgic stuff” Grimes listens to while falling asleep.

READ MORE
Tinashe-Aquarius-608x608
Music

Hear the trending r&b singer’s latest single

READ MORE
bey-jay-bang-bang-pt1
Videos

Check out a Western-y film noir from the couple’s short film series.

READ MORE
Panda Bear Live
Music

Hear some new Panda Bear material from last weekend’s set in Austin.

READ MORE
Childish-Gambino
Music

Listen to a track off Gambino’s upcoming mixtape, STN MTN / KAUAI.

READ MORE