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Exclusive Interview with Lights Remix Winner: Chomstar


Hey Zak and Jordan! Congratulations on winning the Grand Prize in our Lights “Toes” remix contest. How did you two meet and get started with Chomstars?
Zak Kazanski: Well we both go to school at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in New York. It must have been fate that brought us so far from home. Jordan is from LA. and my family is from Tampa. I was working on my degree in sound design and pop culture there, Jordan was studying computer science, and it was a while before we actually crossed paths. One random Friday night I was up late working on a track for NBA 2k12 in my studio (aka my tiny dorm room). Continue reading

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Interview: Alicia Keys Winner, Render the Galaxy

Above: Render the Galaxy‘s new autographed jacket from Alicia Keys

Q: In honor of the 10 year re-release of Songs in A Minor, you were chosen by Alicia Keys as the winner of our 3 song remix contest. I’m always curious how our members react to this kind of news…

A: It was amazing!  I was actually checking my messages on Indaba, and saw the “congratulations” mail.  Reminds me of the line in Casablanca:  ”Of all the gin joints, in all the towns, in all the world, she walks into mine.” Continue reading

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Winner’s Interview with Maur Due & Lichter

Hailing from Vienna, Austria, Maur Due & Lichter took Metric’s “Sick Muse” and created a beautiful, melt-your-heart love song.

Taking Emily’s lead, they embarked on a journey, recording all new guitar tracks and taking 1st place in our “Sick Muse” Metric Opportunity.

We LOVE this team and can’t wait to see what they do next! Check out the exciting interview we had with the pair below…
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Interview with The Reverb Junkie

Jimmy Tamborello is a busy man. He’s a man of many names, including, but not limited to: Dntel, The Postal Service, Figurine, and Golden Hits.

So, imagine if Jimmy himself sat down and picked your voice for his next potential collaboration? Yeah, we knew you’d be excited. Just how excited? Well, check out the interview we had with the winner of our Jimmy Tamborello Opportunity.

Meet The Reverb Junkie, a.k.a. MC…

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