Cannonball

Dim Mak Staff’s Top 10 of 2011 Lists

Tim Gauthier

It’s been an exciting year for Dim Mak and we’re already looking forward to 2012. We celebrated our 15th year anniversary with several vault compilations and an unforgettable party at Dim Mak Studios, embarked on two nationwide tours, unleashed a handful of wild and highly talked-about music videos, and put out more albums & singles that we’re proud of than can be counted on 10 digits alone. How will we top 2011 next year? Well, you’ll just have to wait and see.

Below are some Top 10 lists of songs we obsessed over this year, be it at Dim Mak HQ or on the dance floor at Dim Mak Studios and Cannonball Sundays at Drai’s. What were your top songs from this year?

Luke Mulderink
(General Manager, Dim Mak)
1. Mr. Dream – “Holy Name”
2. Afrojack & Steve Aoki – “No Beef ft Miss Palmer”
3. Calvin Harris – “Awooga”
4. Beatnik Jr – “I Am What You Are”
5. Foster The People – “Pumped Up Kicks”
6. Chris Brown ft Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes – “Look at me Now”
7. Myback – “Blomman”
8. Autoerotique – “Turn Up the Volume”
9. The M Machine – “Promise Me a Rose Garden”
10. John Dahlback – “One Last Ride” (Felix Cartal Remix)

Runners Up:
1. Atari Teenage Riot – “The Only Slight Glimmer of Hope”
2. The Strokes – “Under Cover of Darkness”
3. Dan Sena ft Del the Funky Homosapien – “Song of Siren”
4. Tune-yards – “Bizness”
5. The Cults – “Abducted”
6. St. Vincent – “Surgeon”

Bryan Linares
(Director of Marketing & Promotions, Dim Mak)
1. The Weeknd – “The Party & The After Party”
2. Foster The People – “Miss You”
3. Kavinsky feat. Lovefoxxx – “Nightcall”
4. Gotye feat. Kimba – “Somebody The I Used To Know”
5. Carte Blanche feat. Alexis Taylor – “With You”
6. Afrojack & Steve Aoki – “No Beef”
7. Drake – “Marvin’s Room”
8. Cassius – “The Sound of Violence (Aeroplane Remix)”
9. Florence The Machine – “Shake It Out”
10. Avicii – “Levels”
Jacob Lee
(Executive Assistant, Steve Aoki)
1. Mustard Pimp – “The Pharaohs”
2. Etienne De Crecy – “Binary”
3. M83 – “Midnight City”
4. Kavinsky feat. Lovefoxxx – “Nightcall”
5. Adventure – “Rio”
6. Future Islands – “Balance”
7. Cults – “Abducted”
8. Felix Cartal – “Don’t Turn On The Lights”
9. Diplo & Oliver Twizt – “Go (PeaceTreaty Remix)”
10. Gesaffelstein – “Hatred”
Will Runzel
(Booking & Event Promotion, Dim Mak Live)
1. SBTRKT – “Wildfire”
2. M83 – “Midnight City”
3. Kendrick Lamar – “Rigamortis”
4. Dillon Francis – “IDGAFOS”
5. Felix Cartal – “Don’t Turn On The Lights”
6. The Weeknd – “The Morning”
7. Mustard Pimp – “ZHM”
8. Lana Del Rey – “Diet Mtn Dew:
9. Kids These Days – “Darling”
10. Poolside – “Do You Believe?”
Andrew Huang
(Retail Marketing & Merch Production Manager, Dim Mak)
1. Azari & III – Manic
2. Metronomy – “The Look (Moonlight Matters Remix)”
3. The Human League – “Night People (Villa Remix)”
4. Gesaffelstein – “Glass”
5. Black Rose – “Anthem”
6. TWR72 – “Summer of ’91 (Acid Version)”
7. Riton – “A.C.P.”
8. Blawan – “Getting Me Down”
9. Carte Blanche feat. Alexis Taylor – “With You”
10. Sinden & SBTRKT – “Seekwal”

Dim Mak and Drai’s 1 Year of Cannonball Recap

Tim Gauthier


On July 17 Drai’s and Dim Mak are celebrating one year of Sunday night pool-side madness! Advertised under the guise of “special guest,” Cannonball has brought superstar’s Skrillex, Diplo, Felix Da Housecat, Dada Life, Big Sean, Z-Trip, Etienne de Crecy, Chris Lake, Feed me, Chuckie, LA Riots, Pase Rock, Skeet Skeet and more! Check out photo’s from the past year, some Cannonball mixes and the Cannonball promo video.

Cannonball Mixtapes



 

Photos from Cannonball

Video: Cannonball Every Sunday Night At Drai’s Hollywood!

Tim Gauthier

Dim Mak and Drai’s team up every Sunday night to give you “Cannonball” at The New W in Hollywood. Together, we bring a level of refinement with a mixture of alternative culture that is unified and unchallenged all for the sake of good music.

For More Info On Dim Mak’s Cannonball: HERE

VIDEO: Dim Mak’s Cannonball Sunday Nights In Los Angeles

Tim Gauthier
 
Dim Mak and Drai’s team up every Sunday night to give you “Cannonball” at The New W in Hollywood. Together, we bring a level of refinement with a mixture of alternative culture that is unified and unchallenged all for the sake of good music.
 
 

 
 
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Fashen For Cannonball!

Tim Gauthier


Fashen put together a mixtape in honor of Dim Mak Sunday Night: Cannonball

Download: Fashen – #WhiskeyTangoFoxtrot aka #WTF

1. Get Down Intro – LL Cool J
2. Sucker – Clouds
3. Good Old Days – Tom EQ
4. Sex Face – Disco Of Doom
5. Let’s Go (Bart B More “Lesssgo” Rmx) – Dem Slackers
6. You Gonna Want Me (Hey Today! Rmx) – Tiga
7. K*M*A* (SonicC Dub Rmx) – SonicC & Autoerotique
8. Listen To This – Bart B More & Harvard Bass
9. Escape Of The Zan – Malente & Seductive
10. The Drop (Duke Dumont Thudding Like Elmer Rmx) – LA Riots
11. Hey – Kid Kaio
12. Euh! – Wes De Graaf feat. Dooze Jackers
13. Get With It (NT89 Rmx) – Hidden Cat
14. Funk In Da Ganja – Peace Treaty
15. Way Back Home (Harvard Bass Rmx) Bag Raiders
16. After Dark (Oliver Twizt Rmx) – The Count & Sinden feat. Mystery Jets
17. Cooler Couleur (AC Slater Rmx) – Crookers
18. Funky 4 – K.L.A.M.
19. Shutterbug (Jack Beats Rmx) – Big Boi
20. Sex Sax (Bart B More Rmx) – Drop The Lime
21. Hope (Djedjotronic Rmx) – Etienne De Crecy
22. Sururumba – Zombies For Money
23. Yard Birds – Boy 8 Bit
24. Balloons (Lol Boys Rmx) – Them Jeans