With summer just around the corner and the impending plethora of pool parties, beach festivals and other reasons to get your kit off, there's no better time to dust off your trainers and hit the gym to work off those hard-to-budge holiday layers. We have just the playlist of mixes to amp you up and make that workout a little more bearable, especially after a week of partying it up in Miami. If hitting the gym isn't your thing, not to fret - these mixes will make it hard for anyone to sit still for too long.
He's been dubbed as of the fastest rising stars in EDM history and there are no doubts as to why. Oliver Heldens crafted something exceptional with his deep and equally energizing BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix. The two hours of huge originals and remixes, paired with tracks from some of the best in the business is perfect for slugging on the treadmill. This fist-pumping mix just continues to prove that Heldens is truly a master of his craft.
In celebration of her 'Kiss My Tigerlily' series brought to you by The Squared Division as part of her Pacha residency, Tigerlily put together a magical mix that reflects her vibrant, dazzling personality. Spinning electro house and big room bangers, this one is for the mainstage warriors. Tigerlily’s musical intelligence shines through in her track selection and will undoubtedly assist in turning up the heat for anyone needing to pump out a high-energy workout in the gym. Crowned In The Mix’s Australian #1 Female DJ, you'll soon see why the Australian dance music scene is under Tigerlily's love spell. Her prowess is enough to claw at anyone’s dancing (or workout) shoes.
Keys N Krates
Every week Triple J host a mix from some of the top DJs from around the world. Recently, they invited Toronto natives Keys N Krates to spin. The trio delivered a head-spinning set of trap music and hip hop. Trapheads and EDM fans alike while find this mix exhilarating. This mix is perfect for anyone wanting that extra lift of energy for a couple more reps or an invigorating soundtrack to get those abs back in season.
We understand that many of you would prefer to shy away from the mainstream and hide out in the darker corners of the dance music realm, so this one is for you. If you haven't hopped onto the Maceo Plex train, we suggest you take a listen to this. This mix is bound to get you ready to jet off for a European summer and spend your days and nights grooving to the sounds of the prolific producer. Ten minutes into this mix and it's guaranteed that you'll be inspired to get moving. What better way to spark your workout than with a healthy dose of techno?
If running until you feel as though your limbs may fall off isn't your bag, Hayden James has you covered. The Future Classic signee gets eclectic with this shimmering mix. For those who still may not be familiar, the singer/songwriter is undoubtedly one talent to keep an eye on. Sweat a little less and get in touch with your sensual side with an early morning Pilates workout or late night yoga session. Presented by the Smirnoff Sound Collective, this one is bound to get your feet warm.