After releasing “Years” this summer, Alesso looks to wrap up 2012 with his hardest production in recent history. Pushing his brand of anthemic house towards his edgy roots, the highly anticipated “Clash” packs gritty riffs and powerful bassline around spurts of melodic interlude. Drawing parallels to previous efforts such as “Nillionaire” and “Dynamite,” Alesso’s advanced production proves versatility and an evolving sound. Head to Beatport for the official release of “Clash” from none other than Sebastian Ingrosso’s Refune Records.
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Following a year of anticipation, and the success of “Calling” and “Years,” Alesso’s “Clash” will finally see the light of day. The young Swede offers his darker side on his next production, pushing his anthemic house in a gritty direction, powered by powerful riffs and a dynamic bassline. All the while, Alesso maintains his signature melodic undertones while delivering his heaviest effort to date. “Clash” is set to be released Monday, December 10th via Sebastian Ingrosso’s Refune Records.
Mixmag got the opportunity to sit down with Alesso and Otto Knows for the magazine’s live Thursday night hangout series. Topics of discussion include career projectiles, nerves, how the two refune artists became acquainted with one another, and more. If you’ve been dying to hear Alesso’s new single “Clash,” then look no further because he gave Mixmag an exclusive first listen. Tune in at 10:10 to check it out.
Fun Fact: Alesso, Otto Knows, and Avicii all went to the same school in Sweden.