Hotties in bikinis firing automatic weapons will never get old. Such imagery is timeless because it can help you forget the world’s problems and feel good about yourself again. However, when a track specifically about the world’s problems is made to remind you how fucked it all really is, and then said track scores a bikini/gun combo video, well… it’s bound to feel confusing. This kind of mindwarpery is exactly what Friday 13th is all about.
Tarantula X made such a track. It’s called “Syria”. He unleashed it on the world, along with other death rays of discoteque earlier this year with self titled EP released on his own label Pretty Pretty Records.
He also has accomplished rad things like opening for Crystal Castles. CC fell for his awesome remixes of “Affection” and “Pale Flesh”, hosting the tracks on their site which gained Tarantula X combined plays of roughly 250,000.
Pretty Pretty label-mate and Мишка sibling from the undead side of the family, ϟ†Nϟ has coveted the dark scenes in Toronto, which he and his cohorts own outright. We’ve featured his work on Bloglin many times cos as far as doom disco goes, this boy paves ways to thee unholiest nooks of Canadian electronic with reach far beyond.
ϟ†Nϟ remixed Tarantula X’s “Syria” and then made a video with, yep, you guessed it….
Check out our Мишка premiere of the remix below and also be sure to grab a download.