The lovely UK's pop princess, Charli XCX has just received the remix treatment on her "Boom Clap" track from the New York City duo, ASTR. The duo have successfully remixed the likes of Neon Trees, Broods, among others, and they can now add Charli XCX to that growing list.
At first play, I was a little shocked at the intensity and all that the remix had going on. That was until I grasped the massive-ness that ASTR had created. I had to go back a couple times through the song before I caught on though. But you might notice a couple areas where the beat from Iggy Azalea's "Fancy" is subtly blended into the background. But considering Charli XCX is featured on that very song, I don't think it is any coincidence.
The thoughtful creation of this remix, resembles a petri dish experiment with some of Charli XCX's current hits and some trap stylings. Logically, none of these things belong together, but the results say otherwise. Somehow, ASTR managed to bat this remix right out of the park. The intensity will consume you and each additional play only makes the song grow on you even more. Check out the track below and show them some love!
Carli XCX has just announced her headlining tour as well, check out details below.
- September 26th – Orlando, FL @ The Social (TICKETS)
- September 27th – Ft. Lauderdale, FL @ Culture Room (TICKETS)
- September 29th – Jacksonville Beach, FL @ Freebird Live (TICKETS)
- September 30th – Charlotte, NC @ Amos Southend (TICKETS)
- October 2nd – Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club (TICKETS)
- October 3rd – Philadelphia, PA @ Theatre of the Living Arts (TICKETS)
- October 4th – Boston, MA @ Royale Boston (TICKETS)
- October 7th – New York, NY @ Webster Hall (TICKETS)
- October 9th – Montreal, QC @ Virgin Mobile Corona Theatre (TICKETS)
- October 10th – Toronto, ON @ The Hoxton (TICKETS)
- October 11th – Detroit, MI @ St. Andrews Hall (TICKETS)
- October 13th – Chicago, IL @ Lincoln Hall (TICKETS)
- October 14th – St. Louis, MO @ The Ready Room (TICKETS)
- October 16th – Houston, TX @ Fitzgerald’s Downstairs (TICKETS)
- October 17th – Austin, TX @ Emo’s (TICKETS)
- October 18th – Dallas, TX @ Trees (TICKETS)
- October 20th – Phoenix, AZ @ The Crescent Ballroom (TICKETS)
- October 21st – San Diego, CA @ House of Blues (TICKETS)
- October 24th – Los Angeles, CA @ Mayan Theatre (TICKETS)
- October 25th – San Francisco, CA @ Slim’s (TICKETS)
"Boom Clap" (ASTR Remix)