[Get Crunk] Clayton’s Friday Party Playlist #63


Oh snap, ninjas! It’s our favorite day of the week once again, and we’re heading into this weekend full steam ahead. Long gone are the days of setting alarm clocks and going to bed early. This is your time. It’s time to lace up your dancing shoes and get down, and you need a proper playlist to do so. So press play, and light up the night.

Jay Z ft. Rick Ross
FuckWithMeYouKnowIGotIt (THUGLI Remix)
Pretty Lights
Color Of My Soul
Pretty Lights
Around The Block (feat. Talib Kweli)
Fast Days (À Tous Remix)
Krewella vs. Audien
Live For The Ciao (Neitronic Mashup)
Bigger Than A Bomb
Starlight(Original Mix)
Everythings Alright (Original Mix)
Can You Feel It
Electro Bliss
Sun Gazer
John Newman
Love Me Again (Joe Naughton Remix)
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[TMN EXCLUSIVE] Anna Lunoe Interview


Going from public local radio to world tours seems like the ingredients for a great smoothie. Anna Lunoe has had a hell of a career this far. Collaborating with some of the biggest names in deep house, techno, nu-disco, and most recently, rap covers. She’s just wrapped up a massive tour with Bag Raiders, covered J. Cole records with AC Slater, and has records coming out on new labels, with new people, in a new game.

On a recent Tuesday, Anna is in LA working with her team on her next tour. Three days later, she’s in Denver performing to a sold out audience. Although relatively new to the scene, she looks relaxed and focused while methodically choosing each part of her eclectic set.The audience isn’t just receptive; they’re glowing. The essence of the deep house / nudisco genres is resonating between bodies, and they’re in sync. Needless to say, it’s fucking beautiful.

TMN: Talk to us about your transition from Sydney’s youth station to your current status.

AL: I was doing radio for a year or two, then I started programming music and djing. That was like a stepping-stone that was really great for me because I had to listen to a lot of promos and had to decipher what I liked and didn’t like, and my opinion was essentially what carried me through. I didn’t really have a large audience at first because I grew so organically. Obviously, I was really nervous, but worked really hard slowly build steadily.

TMN: Was there a big transition from Australia to the US?

AL: The transition wasn’t that bad! I’d been playing in America for the last few years but once I got here it kind of settled in how risky it all is. Luckily the gigs have been rolling in, I didn’t think about it at first but I’m confident with where I’m at.

TMN: You’ve now worked with Wax Motif, Touch Sensitive, Flume, and now AC Slater.

AL: Working with everyone has been really fun; everyone has pretty much been friends and every time is different. I either come in with a preconceived notion of what I want to do or go in and wing it and see what happens. When I originally brought a little sketch to Flume he bounced off that and I gave him the session. ‘I Met You’ was originally like a late 90’s Janet Jackson–esque track and he changed the whole vibe into a disco thing and then we rewrote, rehashed etc. Touch sensitive and I went in with no idea what we wanted to do, and out popped Real Talk.

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[MEGA SUMMER PLAYLIST] Volume 1 – Indie Rock/Folk


As summer starts to wind down, it’s important that we make the most out of the few sun soaked weeks that we have. Here at Music Ninja, you know we care about you having the best possible music to jam out to, but we felt with chillier weather approaching, we really needed to dial it up a notch.

With that in mind, we have created four summer time mega playlists for your listening enjoyment. The first consists of all indie rock, folk and alternative. The second will be all hip hop, the third is alternative, and the fourth will send your summer off in style with all EDM.

We hope this makes the last section of your summer the best that it can be. So press play, through on those Wayfarers, and get ready to enjoy some amazing music.

– TMN Staff

Golden Youth
We Are Alive
Gentlemen Hall
Sail Into The Sun
Young Dreams
Young Dreams
Vampire Weekend
Painted Palms
Los Encantados
St Tropez
Cold War Kids
Miracle Mile
Your Soul
Farewell Luna
By The Morning
The 1975
Imaginary Friend
The Thick and the Thin
Bruno Merz
When You Found Me
Benjamin Francis Leftwich
Wont Back Down (Tom Petty Cover)
Benjamin Francis Leftwich
In The Open
Josh Shroeder
Bluebird Avenue
Beach House
Patrick Watson
Adventures in Your Own Backyard
Opus Orange
Out Of The Shadows
Sky Barbarick
Island Of Mine
Andy Shauf
Two Little Clouds
Hung On Tight
Mazzy Star
Whole, Wide, World
Still Parade
Hotel Mexico
A.I. In Dreams
mutual benefit
advanced falconry
Old Man Canyon
Phantoms and Friends
Plaid Dragons
Dog Physics
Johnny Swim
Surfer Blood
Weird Shapes
Field Mouse
Kings of Leon
Eliza and the Bear
Trails and Ways
Como Te Vas
I Will
Wild Combination
Whole Lotta Truth
Smith Westerns
Iwan Rheon
Bang! Bang!
Wild Nothing
The Body In Rainfall
San Cisco
San Cisco
Fred Astaire
Whole, Wide, World
Someone New (Roosevelt Rmx)
Open Arms
The Naked And Famous
Hearts Like Ours
Wild Combination
Great Expectations
Roadkill Ghost Choir
Beggars Guild
The 1975

The 1975

Time (Radio Edit)
Midi Matilda
Just My Imagination (Temptations Cover)
Join the Riot
Queen Marmalade
New Desert Blues
Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin
Nightwater Girlfriend
Pacific Air
Float (RAC Mix)
Part Time
I Want to Go
Hunter Hunted
Keep Together
Spectral Park
Lappel du Vide
Ha Ha Tonka
Colorful Kids
TV On The Radio
Ways To Go
Franz Ferdinand
Right Action
Little Comets
Cant Afford It All
Oliver Wilde
Frankie Rose
Gossip Culture
Waiting (feat. Quincy McCrary)
Bear Mountain
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr.
If You Didnt See Me (Then You Werent On The Dancefloor)
Widlife Control
Analog or Digital
Percy and the Gunslingers
Gunslinger Shuffle
Mason Jar
Of Monsters and Men
Mountain Sound
The Concept
On Our Way
Put a Light On
The Stroll
She & Him
Never Wanted Your Love
Kurt Vile
Never Run Away
Ski Lodge
Just To Be Like You
Falling Outta Love
I Wont Be Long
Demon To Lean On
Young Man
In A Sense (From Beyond Was All Around Me)
Parade of Flights
Were The Kids
Walk the Moon
Beach Fossils
Taking Off
Portugal. The Man
Purple Yellow Red and Blue
Strange Talk
Picking Up All The Pieces
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[TMN PREMIERE] Sterling Silver – End Up Like This (Motion Picture Actress Remix)

Sterling Silver
End Up Like This (Motion Picture Actress Remix)

With a voice like this, it’s no wonder we’re hearing stunning remixes. Australian singer and producer Sterling Silver’s debut single is something to marvel at. The atmospheric vocals lightly caress the groovy disco instrumentals creating something that’s easily danceable, yet equally enjoyable through a set of headphones in bed.

While we love a great dancy disco tune, it’s always nice to have some ambient downtempo to relax to. Remixer Motion Picture Actress has dialed this tune back with some smooth low humming basslines and rapid snare hits. The subtle rolling nature of the tune compliments perfectly with the heavily treated repetitious vocal samples from the original creating a wonderfully melodic beauty that begs you to take a step back and take it all in.

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[NYC Event] Size in the Park – Lineup Announcment

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Last week we talked about Steve Angello’s return to Central Park for the second installment of “SIZE in the Park”. Well, today we’re stoked to announce the rest of the artists that are playing along side of the former Swedish House Mafia member. Check out the other artists you can expect to see at this sure to be epic event.

Friday, September 27
Steve Angello
AN21 & Max Vangeli
Arno Cost
Third Party

Saturday, September 28
Steve Angello
Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano
Tim Mason
Trent Cantrelle

“SIZE In The Park” tickets will be available for purchase TODAY – Friday, August 9 at 12PM EST – through www.sizeinthepark.com

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[Indie] Fè – Time (Radio Edit)

Time (Radio Edit)

If we’re clinging to the cusp of summer, then Fé’s debut track is the perfect soundscape to accompany the closure.

Don’t expect big crescendos from this London duo. They’ve avoided peaking and troughing as much as they’ve dodged the try-hard vibe. Here lies four minutes of ethereal authenticity: a myriad of instrumental talent masquerading as a modest and quietly stunning pop piece. Demure in it’s execution, the multi-faceted backdrop simmers with muted energy and the track is carried along on a melodic and at times melancholic vocal, featuring a guitar piece Modest Mouse would be proud of. Fé are rumoured to have been creating perfection for some time. Now their atmospheric euphoria has been unveiled, go enjoy it with a residue of sunshine.

Fé may have busked their way around the tube trains, but they’re yet to perform their first show. Check them out in London next month!

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[Denver Events] This Week at Beta 8/8


Being a Top 25 Club from DJ Mag comes at no surprise as Beta Nightclub has been featuring an amazing array of talent this summer, and this weekend is once again no exception.

Being regulars at Beta, we figured we should share their line up with you, in hopes that you’ll come down and rage with us. Also, just like last time, we have arranged for something special.

For the shows Thursday, Friday and Saturday, make sure you bring your phone with you. If you’re 21+, get there before 11pm, and show them this post on your phone – your cover is comped. Just make sure to enter through the front door, and not the side VIP entrance. Can’t wait to see you down there!

Norman Doray - August 8th
Norman Doray
Filtré (Original Mix)

SBTRKT - August 9th
g.l.b edit

Eats Everything - August 10th
Eats Everything & Justin Martin
The GettUp (As heard on Pete Tong Radio 1 Show)
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