DJ Skill Sessions #6: Huge BPM/Genre Change From House To Reggae

Phil Morse | Read time: < 1 min
Club/Festival DJing DJ Skill Sessions House Pro Reggae
Last updated 3 December, 2018


In today’s DJ Skill Session, a truly simple but devastatingly effective transition from way back in our archives… here I take Groove Armada’s big room dub-influenced house smash Superstylin’, and drop into Alice Russell’s reggae cover version of White Stripes’ Seven Nation Army.

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There’s a ridiculous BPM change of 30 or so in this mix, made possible by having that dub/reggae feel in both tracks, using the instantly recognisable White Stripes bassline as a distracting loop, and spending about 90 seconds slowly but surely knocking the speed out of the mix.

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