Tag: Cr2 Records

Premiere: Matthew Heyer – Fire (Gunjah Remix)

It was in 1994 when Gunjah got behind the decks for the first time in his native Dresden. With a rejection of rigid ideas about electronic effects Gunjah has set his target at producing sustainable music, something truly authentic. Solid work, in other words, rather the template motivated by a quick fix. Here, the Kompakt and Pampa regular puts his signature dark and brooding touch on Matthew Heyer’s latest single. Far removed from the ethereal original, the remix takes the vocals and turns ‘Fire’ into a peak-time banger. “Fire” is available 31 March on Cr2 Records. PRE ORDER Soundcloud Artist ... Read more

Native Instruments Introduces ‘Stems’ Audio Format Allowing Greater Manipulation Capabilities

Native Instruments, creators and proprietors of Traktor DJ Software, have announced a new open audio format entitled ‘STEMS’ rolling out in the upcoming months. Introduced in Miami at last week’s Winter Music Conference, Stems primary goal is to make more aspects of music available for manipulation, whether in the studio or in the booth, by DJs, Remixers, and Producers alike. For example, four “Stems” (bass, drums, melody, vocals) exist within each file, which can now be accessed and modified as individual elements.  Each stem file, which ends with stem.mp4, contains a single stereo mix and all 4 parts. Though larger than an MP3 ... Read more