Darren Williams — better known to the masses as Star Slinger — has been putting the hurt on some remixes for quite some time now. He first caught my attention with his version of Drake and the Weeknd’s “Crew Love” and I haven’t taken my eyes off him since. Today he released a new original “Free,” and […]

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UK producer and remix king Star Slinger is back with a new hyperactive banger, “Take This Up.” Sampling Fonda Rae’s “Over Like A Fat Rat,” the track is reminiscent of 80’s R&B and Daft Punk on a Red Bull and candy binge. In tandem with the song’s release, the artist formerly known as Darren Williams […]

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Star Slinger strikes again with the electrifying “Bad Bitches,” reaching out to the West Coast to reel in the talents of Lil B’ and Stunnaman for the bars. Although both Stunnaman and the Based God show some love as they shout-out some loved ones during their time on the track, that really isn’t the endearing […]

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GvsB: A Christmas miracle! New music from The xx. Download “Open Eyes” here and check out the video here. NPR: Christmas is over, but if you’re still in the spirit (and can’t handle another recitation of “All I Want For Christmas”) NPR has got you covered. NYTimes: Tyler the Creator is arrested on a vandalism […]

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At long last, UK producer/DJ/beat dude Star Slinger has released his first original single, “Dumbin’” through Mountain Dew’s Green Label Sound (home to our dear friends Theophilus London, Chromeo, Neon Indian, and The Cool Kids). I don’t really think it’s possible that I’ll ever get tired of Star Slinger remixes, but after a year or so of churning […]

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By this point, it’s safe to say that I’m going to love practically anything with Star Slinger’s name attached to it.  And this time, he’s teamed up with another ATG favorite in Body Language, some Brooklynites whom we’ve praised in the past.  The remix is Star Slinger through and through, from the rolling snares to the heavy bass […]

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Star Slinger has largely been on tour and recording his forthcoming Volume II recently, but he’s found time to drop a couple one-off remixes. The best and most transformative of those is his remix of “New Beat,” the hit single off of Toro y Moi’s Underneath the Pine.  When asked to do the project, Star […]

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It took two long years, but Air France has finally resurfaced. “It Feels Good To Be Around You” is the first track off of their upcoming debut full length, which has received a helping hand  from ATG-favorite Star Slinger.  The U.K. producer’s touch is evident in the slightly heavier beat, which grounds the track a […]

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Star Slinger has struck again! Pitchfork has just given us a short clip for “Close To Me,” the uber-jam from last summer’s collaborative EP from Star Slinger and Knoxville-based ambient producer Teams out on Mexican Summer. The off-kilter video drops some knowledge about dealing with weirdly adorable aliens. Go ahead and give it a gander. […]

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