Next up for our 6 year anniversary spotlight series is a guy who almost needs no introduction. AC Slater has been the party master of ceremonies for quite some time. Effortlessly flowing through genres and styles, this guy can give as good as he gets when it comes to both DJing and production.
Here's an excellent case in point video of Slater running a crowd at One Five One in Australia:
His latest mix is a furious blast of beats, bass, and electro. This is some big room weaponry.
It's all too fitting that his "Sidewinder" release (available on Beatport) should be a perfectly condensed mingling of these sounds, packaged in a sure-fire banger.
In case you missed it, here's a free Nina Sky remix to take with you:
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Bio: Raised on ’90s hip-hop and nourished by old skool rave, AC Slater has combined his influences and love of music to birth his own production style, which is currently breathing life into subwoofers worldwide. Slater is a member of the Trouble & Bass family, as well as heading his own record label, Party Like Us. His music is consistently played on the UK’s tastemaking BBC Radio 1 and Kiss 100, and his tracks have appeared in DJ sets from Crookers, Armand Van Helden, Jack Beats, Craze, Tommie Sunshine, Freestylers, MSTRKRFT, Sinden, Drop the Lime, and Stanton Warriors, to name a few. AC’s first major EP, Jack Got Jacked (released in September 2008 on Palms Out Sounds), hit the #1 bestseller position on Juno, Moby picked his remix of "Turn the Music Up" as one of the top 10 songs of the decade, and Beatport and XLR8R Magazine named him one of their "Artists to Watch" in 2009, just to list a few accolades.
posted by Anonymous – 9/20/12 1:39 PM
As you all know, AC Slater's newest EP "Sidewinder" just dropped this month featuring this wavy track "Little Chronic." And our friends at Earmilk.com are giving away an exclusive download of it! So head over to Earmilk.com to get the song for freeeeee!
posted by Anonymous – 5/23/12 2:35 PM
We love our contests as much as the next blog, but sometimes we just wanna give some shit out for free! So we teamed up with our good friends at RCRDLBL and they're giving away a special remix by Drop The Lime of AC Slater's newest single "Sidewinder." So no waiting, no hopeing, praying to win. Just straight up free music! Head over to RCRDLBL for the free download today!
posted by Anonymous – 5/14/12 3:56 PM
Both T&B artists AC Slater and Star Eyes will be playing at the first Electronic Daisy Carnival in NYC (New Jersey) next week on Friday May 18th at The Met Life Stadium. If you're planning on going, head on over to the Bassrush tent to check out AC and Star Eyes alongside DJ Craze, Shy FX, TC and loads of other huge artists. Also watch their rad teaser videro over HERE!
Check out AC Slater's brand new release "Sidewinder EP" which dropped this past Tuesday!
and listen and download Star Eyes mix for EDC streaming below!
Star Eyes Promo Mix for EDC NYC by Star Eyes
posted by The Captain – 5/11/12 2:40 PM
New AC Slater - Sidewinder EP hit stores worldwide yesterday, check out his party rockin, bass heavy, house 4 track EP including remixes from Drop The Lime and RacknRuin.
Buy the EP at: iTunes / Beatport / Juno / Amazon
And in honor of his new release AC Slater made a special Beatport chart and Juno chart with some of his favorite current tracks!
posted by Anonymous – 5/9/12 12:34 PM