Dubstep Christmas … holiday mashup time!

Here in America, we have our beloved, perennial holiday TV specials like A Charlie Brown Christmas and Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer etc., but in Britain, little did I know about a classic that UK lads and lassies have adored for almost two decades: A 1982 film called The Snowman, based on the Raymond Brigg book. And the centerpiece music featured in the movie is a wonderful song called Walking In The Air. Thus, it makes perfect sense that London’s Hereldeduke (aka DJ Linton Brown) would want to update a special childhood memory. And while a lot of dubstep remixes can border on sounding like a dentist drill, this one is just the opposite – adding a languid and not overpowering beat-heavy vibe. The beautiful original version from the classic can be found here.

Download Hereldeduke‘s Dubstep Christmas
[.mp3 / 4.2mb]

Enjoy & Merry Christmas! — DJ Paul V.

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