Favorite ThisFigure - The Ball Drop

Published: December 29, 2011
By: Beth Ann Johnson

2011 breakout artist, Josh Gard, better known as Figure, is giving back to his community of fans and fellow DJ compatriots the only way he knows how: producing yet another amazing track, Figure injects his signature bawdy basslines and synths into the classic new year soundtrack Auld Lang Syne. Like electronic music's 2011 takeover of the music industry, Gard has monopolized the production of drumstep and continues to share plenty of his renderings for free. Bringing the familiar tune up to speed, he translates a beautiful, soft sound into an anthem better understood by the 21st century--not just in the United States, but worldwide. Wherever your New Year's Eve adventures may take you, prick up your ears for this hot commodity when you lock lips at midnight, and stay tuned in to the electronic world to find out which of your favorites artists put their own spin on this traditional tune to ring in 2012. All we know is this one is filthy. This is the year Figure goes global...

Tags: Drum and BassDubstepElectroHouse