Major Lazer

reggae, dub, electro, dance


With the superheroes Major Lazer wanted Diplo and Switch grant an overhaul the image of the ailing Jamaican dancehall scene. Mission accomplished! But there's a mixture of the old artwork Scientist albums and the aesthetics of the L.A.-hardcore of the 80s. And of course Diplos rugged Everything-goes-sound, which he himself often described as futuristic. "We want to bring a different perspective. With all the new artists and styles from Jamaica and the new ways to mix all these things. That's why I love music - you can be anywhere make connections. I grew up with Punk, Heavy Metal Reggae and HipHop. This feeling I wanted to bring back. "