Asking Alexandria is perhaps one among your favourite bands from highschool if Stand Up And Scream was an affect on you, however they’re nonetheless placing out music as just lately as this previous July. Their new single “The Violence” is a contemporary, angsty punk rocker that reminds us they’re nonetheless right here. Now, Sikdope has gotten a maintain of the only and given it an digital jolt within the ass.
Instantly, it turns into obvious that Sikdope is pretty much as good or higher than Asking Alexandria’s personal producer. The manufacturing on the vocals, the delicate drum work, the complementary synths and bass work all show that he each is aware of his manner round an AA observe and is aware of how you can amplify one.
Talking on his bombastic remix of Asking Alexandria’s newest arena-filling anthem, Sikdope says, “I’ve been a fan of Asking Alexandria for so long as I can keep in mind. They’re additionally nice buddies of mine, so in fact I used to be thrilled after they requested me to remix “The Violence” (additionally one among my favourite tracks this 12 months). I sang in a rock band as an adolescent so remixing this observe felt like second nature to me; I obtained to return to my roots but in addition showcase the evolution of my sound. This remix seems like such an accomplishment for me as a result of once I was in a band as a child, my dream was to have a launch on Sumerian… now I’m on it as a DJ.”
The drop isn’t something you’d discover in a typical AA observe, but it surely nonetheless carries that very same angsty high quality and conveying that by way of only a bass and synth is price mentioning. Very similar to Asking Alexandria’s 2011 album Stepped Up And Scratched, their music continues to be an ideal stepping stone for digital producers.
Try Sikdope’s remix of “The Violence” beneath!