On the subject of EDM, Sunshine adds, "I'm all for [EDM] going as mainstream as it can. It's gonna go so much more mainstream. People think, 'Yeah, it's gotten so [big]' but it hasn't even started. It's still a niche thing." Looking ahead, the producer predicts that "[EDM] is gonna get blown out and played out but it's gonna take years for that to happen so now is the best time to be a music lover, to be a DJ, to be a producer. I think this summer in particular is going to be the most outrageous time for music. And the best part is we've somehow sold America on the most subversive subculture of the last twenty years. They've made EDM into popular culture when in reality, it's a party culture, a drug culture, it's left-of-center."
And for any EDM #haters, Sunshine has this: "Anybody who just poo poos [EDM] or pushes it aside is just missing the party."
So come join the party and listen to "Polar Vortex," below.
1) Afro Bros - Bass On Steroids
2) Wax Motif & Neoteric - Das Machines (Botnek Remix)
3) DVBBS & VINAI - Raveology
4) Disco Fries - Murika (Tommie Sunshine & Live City Remix)
5) Afrojack - Musician
6) Tommie Sunshine & Deorro - Supa Hot Fiya
7) Hard Rock Sofa vs. Eva Shaw - Get Down
8) Wiwek - Salute
9) David Guetta & GLOWINTHEDARK vs. Yves V - Manga Party (Tommie Sunshine Bootleg)
10) Yeah Yeah Yeahs, A-Trak - Heads Will Roll (Jewelz & Scott Sparks Bootleg)
11) Dubvision & Firebeatz - Rockin
12) Bassjackers - Crackin (Martin Garrix Edit)
13) Bart Claessen - Chimaera (ACTI Remix)
Keep an eye out for a new single by Sunshine this March, which will be the first of seven singles released via Ultra throughout the year.