Best of the Rest is a daily feature from Dancing Astronaut that recaps the most important posts of the day as well as the stuff we didn’t get to. With the rapidity that dance music news and releases come out it’s difficult for us to hit everything — we hope BOTR serves as a catch-all. Make sure to check it out at the end of each day to ensure you don’t miss anything!
DA POSTS YOU CAN’T MISS
2. We sailed the seas with Verboten and the Hot Creation crew, check out our review here.
3. Here are five tracks you need to know from Tiesto’s performance at XS Las Vegas during Labor Day weekend
4. A preview of Afrojack’s remix of “Beat Down” has made its way onto the internet. Check it out here.
MORE MUSIC AND NEWS
1. Sandro Silva previewed his latest hard hitting remix of “Darkness” by Drop The Lime
2. The Noisy Freaks got funky on their remix of Stevie Wonders “Superstition,” turning the original into a glitched out, trip hop track.
3. The Knocks gave away The FatRat’s remix of their track, “The Feeling.”
4. In our review of People Of The Night, we said that with some good remixes, a few of the tracks could be club bangers. Well, it looks like Size Records listed, since there’s a new remix competition for “Bombs Over Capitals.” Go here for more.
5. Benny Benassi brought his old-school coolness to the Indy 500, where he partied it up in the Snake Pit with a crowd of raging fans.
6. Fabian Gray hops in his time machine and takes us back to 2007 – 2009 with some grooving house cuts and bouncy disco flavor. Test yourself and see if you can recognize any of these tracks.