Code Picks of the Week: Madeon, GRiZ & More

Madeon at Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas 2014
Andrew Rauner

Madeon behind the scenes at Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas 2014.

Each Friday, CODE curates a diverse selection of the most noteworthy new tunes in dance music. Take a listen for a fitting soundtrack to your weekend.

Madeon ft. Kyan – You’re On

No one does ebullient electro house like Madeon. The French prodigy makes a triumphant return with an instantly infectious single featuring glitched vocals and a bouncy bass line.

GRiZ ft. Orlando Napier – A Fine Way to Die

The talented Colorado producer GRiZ breaks out his saxophone for this self-described future funk jam, combining twanging guitar chords with rollicking percussion to brilliant effect. 

Alesso – Heroes (We Could Be) (Grandtheft Remix) [Def Jam]

Mad Decent’s remix champion Grandtheft Remix returns with a bumping broken beat rework of Alesso's new hit single.

Röyksopp – Sordid Affair (Maceo Plex Remix) 

The Ellum Audio boss Maceo Plex lends his signature foreboding touch to this brooding Röyksopp rework with lurking bass notes and elegant piano flourishes.

Subb-an ft. The Million Plan – Vapour Trails (Matthew Herbert Remix) [Crosstown Rebels]

The British veteran Matthew Herbert delivers a nuanced and unpredictable reinterpretation of Subb-an’s latest release on Damian Lazarus's esteemed imprint.


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