Category Archive: Music by Dan Digs

Music by Dan Digs: Starling – “Take It Down” (Dan Digs Remix)

  Ever since hearing this beautiful song by London songstress Starling on Annie Mac’s show on BBC Radio 1 recently, I’ve been thinking it could do with some MJ Cole-ish garage drums in the background,… Continue reading

Music by Dan Digs: “Glass Arise” (Free Download)

  An early morning kind of thing.     As premiered on the #DanDigsShow on Dash Radio last night. Listen back to the show here.   Dan Digs – “Glass Arise”         Download “Glass… Continue reading

Music by Dan Digs: Pharrell Williams – “Freedom” (Dan Digs’ Freedrum DnB Remix)

  When I first heard the final studio version of Pharrell’s brilliant brand new track “Freedom” a few days ago, the first thing that came to mind was how that piano line was just… Continue reading

Music by Dan Digs: “Echo Park Lake” (Free Download)

  A Sunday evening beat jam inspired by one of my favorite neighborhoods in Los Angeles.       Listen to this track start the Dan Digs Show on Dash Radio on Sunday, June 28,… Continue reading

Music by Dan Digs: “Silverchair’s Carnival” (Free Download)

  Was a blast interviewing Daniel Johns (ex-Silverchair) on the #DanDigsShow on Dash Radio last Sunday.       Listen back to the episode here.   We talked about his fantastic new alt-r&b-leaning… Continue reading

Music by Dan Digs: “Ornette” (Free Download)

  The shape of jazz that was to come.   Listen to my tribute to jazz legend Randolph Denard Ornette Coleman, who sadly passed away on Thursday at the age of 85.  … Continue reading

Music by Dan Digs: “Better Call Soul” (Free Download) & Dan Digs Live DJ Set Upstairs at Ace Hotel in Downtown LA

  Better call soul!       After seeing the legend that is Danny Krivit DJ live in LA last Sunday and play a remix of “California Soul” by Marlena Shaw as his… Continue reading

Music by Dan Digs: “Bleepa” (Free Download)

  Cooked this new beat up last week and premiered on the Dan Digs Show last Sunday!   Check out the Instagram promo video below.   🍭🌴 turn ⬆️ the sound + drive in the… Continue reading

Music by Dan Digs: MOMS – “Close Your Eyes” (Dan Digs’ DADS Remix) (Free Download)

  So I’ve been listening to a lot of Aphex Twin, Thom Yorke, and Yeezus recently…       As heard in the mix on my radio show last week. Listen back to… Continue reading

Music by Dan Digs: “Brooklyn New York City” (Free Download)

  Beats at 36,000 feet!   26 hours in Brooklyn inspired me to write this track on the plane back to LA.       See if you can spot the sample.   Dan… Continue reading

Diggin’ This: Eryn Allen Kane – “Have Mercy” (Official Video & Dan Digs Remix)

  Chicago’s Eryn Allen Kane is probably best known for her powerful vocals on collaborations with Chance the Rapper‘s Social Experiment.       Her brand new solo single, “Have Mercy,” is an amazing, attention-grabbing layering… Continue reading

Music by Dan Digs: “Organic Donor (Body)” (Free Download)

  You got an organ goin’ there no wonder the sound has so much BODY.       As heard on the classic “extended overhaul” mix of DJ Shadow’s “Organ Donor.”   Dan… Continue reading

Music by Dan Digs: Frank Ocean – “You Are Luhh” (Aaliyah Cover) (Dan Digs’ Positive Motivating Force Remix) (Free Download)

  Y O U   A R E   L U H H . . .       Frank Ocean recently covered Aaliyah covering the Isley Brothers‘ “At Your Best (You Are… Continue reading

Music by Dan Digs: “Go Placidly” (Samples Mos Def/Yasiin Bey’s “Desiderata”) (Free Download)

  Heard Yasiin Bey‘s recent recital of Max Ehrmann’s 1927 poem “Desiderata” and thought I’d add some beats, bleeps, strings, and flutes.       Dan Digs – “Go Placidly” (Samples Mos Def/Yasiin… Continue reading

Dan Digs – “Benign Turbine” (Free Download)

  Happy 2014!   This is a beat jam I rustled up a few hours ago, inspired by this mesmerizing audio I found on YouTube.       Dan Digs – “Benign Turbine”… Continue reading

Lorde – “Royals” (Dan Digs’ Venice Sunset Remix) (Free Download)

  One of my favorite tracks of the year gets the remix refix.   There is no better vocal melody in 2013, the best part of which is Lorde‘s chorister-like descent at 1min… Continue reading