Canadian music producer Deadmau5 took to Spotify to get things started ahead of his Canadian tour dates and unleashed a mammoth 52-track playlist. Playing in Windsor last Friday the ‘Strobe‘ sensation headed to his social media platform Twitter to get the party underway, and he did not disappoint. labelled ‘For lack of a better playlist‘, the track selection proves more party all night then party starter with a healthy serving of tech bangers, some feel-good anthems, and non-stop musical goodness. The playlist recruits some of the biggest names in the industry and its hard to decide which track you’d want to listen to first.
No doubt however, Mau5trap member Rezz makes the playlist and rightly so, the distinctly dark tech sounds of ‘Relax’ from her ‘Mass Manipulation’ kicks off the bill. Equally as infectious, Feed Me’s ‘Crazy Maybe’ and ‘Arthur’ by Anna provide heavy basslines ready to rock any subwoofer. The techy synths of Holy U’s ‘Magnolia Road’ and Cirez D’s ‘THE ACCUSER’ blister the dominant tech vibes amid the fruitful abundance of techno throughout the playlist. Highlights also include ‘The Machine’ by BlackGummy and ‘Solar Detroit’ from American producer and DJ awards winner Maceo plex.
‘For lack of a better playlist‘ also holds a host of tracks that vacate a relaxing and softer side to the playlist. The velvety and smooth tracks of ‘Avenue Road’ by ATTLAS, ‘Screening’ from Mr. Bill and likewise Lane 8’s ‘Fingerprint’ provide the ultimate electro-chill sounds. To compliment this epic playlist even further, Deadmau5 has added a Kölsch masterpiece and anthem in that of ‘Goldfisch’ from the album ‘1977’.
Plain and simple, this playlist is a must for any Spotify user and the perfect party track-list. Be sure to check out the full playlist below. Check here for dates and where you can catch Deadmau5’s next performance on his tour dates.