Beatport – July 15: BT & Aqualung – Surrounded Remixes

Out on Beatport: July 15th via Armada Music

The crisp air of 2013 is laden with musical promises. With the highly anticipated BT’s ninth artist album right around the corner, the brand new Aqualung collab ‘Surrounded’ builds the anticipation only higher… Along with the Super8 & Tab, MK and Tony Awake remixes, ‘Surrounded’ is sure to be an anthem of summer 2013.

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“Surrounded” Remix Competition Results Announced


We have a winner!! Okay well, 4. There were so many amazing entries to the remix contest, I picked my top 4. Only one of the winners qualifies for the trip to NY, but all 4 tracks will be released with Surrounded. You can listen to the winners here;
Congratulations to Daniel van Sand & Ascent, MK, Tony Awake and Sean Darin. AMAZING job.

Listen to the Runner-ups here;

This was so much fun & I appreciate every single remix. I listened to them all. Great job everyone.

Honorable mention goes to Zac Anger. Although you didn’t win, you won for the most effort. Your mixes were very good & because you put so much effort into the contest, I’d like to personally skype with you & maybe I can share some tips.


Remix Competition Winners
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Take A Listen:

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FLY TO NY REMIX CONTEST BT ft. Matt Hales – Surrounded Acapella: Ends April 7, 2013

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 via BT’s Facebook

**Announcing BT’S Fly Away to NY Remix contest! Remix an unreleased BT song you have yet to fully hear, ‘Surrounded’ by BT & lead singer of Aqualung, Matt Hales. For this remix contest, you can go to “” and download the acapella. You can listen to a preview of the synths here; ““. Remixes can be of any style. 127 bpm

Post your remixes to Soundcloud and send an email to with Surrounded Remix as the subject, and the link to your remix. Contest begins Sunday March 31, and ends Sunday April 7th at 6:00 PM est.

Grand Prize; Winner and a guest of their choice will win round trip tickets to New York on the weekend of April 13th, including accommodations and VIP tickets to BT’s 100th Episode of Laptop Symphony Party at Marquee NY. Winner’s remix will be included in the official Beatport release for Surrounded.

In order to win, you must be at least 18 years of age and a resident of the United States. You must be 21+ to attend the party at Marquee. If not 21, winner will have the opportunity to spend an afternoon with BT in NY. You must also be available to come to NY the weekend of April 13th.