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Check Out Blanco's Premiere of 'Camarilla' Featuring Dyland (Exclusive)

Aleksander Vinter 2015
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Aleksander Vinter

As someone said recently, there’s dembow everywhere -- now, even in electronic music!

Blending dance with reggaeton seems to be a combustible, irresistible mix, or, at least, so thought Norwegian electronic DJ and producer Alekander Vinter (aka Blanco), who turned to Latin and Caribbean beats for his upcoming EP, Blanco.

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“I definitely wanted to start a project that brought the island style music to the more electronic music,” says Vinter. “When I hear that style in electronic music, I think those are the grooviest flavors you can put there.”

For some reggaeton flavor, he tapped Dyland (of reggaeton duo Dyland y Lenny) and generated some surprising results in “Camarilla.”

A blend of electronica with aggressive bass beats and just a suggestion of dembow, the track is one of those rousing dance floor invitations, with Dyland’s bilingual rapping riding over it in a bold staccato.

“I grew up with a lot of different kinds of music,” says Vinter. “I heard Daddy Yankee on the radio with ‘Gasolina’ like 15 years ago, and I fell in love right there and then with that style of music. It’s been haunting me ever since. Working with someone like Dyland has been a dream for some time."

Check out the exclusive premiere of “Camarilla,” here: 

Fans can preorder Blanco here


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