After two massive EPs (Play Hard and Play Harder), the trio Krewella are set to unleash their debut album Get Wet. Formed in 2007 with two sisters (Jahan and Yasmine Yousaf) and producer Rain Man, their EPs and tracks “Killin It,” “Come & Get It,” and “Alive” have all become massive club records spanning the genres of electro, drum & bass, and dubstep. The crossover appeal of “Alive” brought them to the top 40 of the pop chart, somewhere that you don’t normally see authentic electronic dance music artists. I chatted with Krewella at the Promo Only Summer Sessions where they were the unofficial headliners (and biggest buzz act) of the night. Their closing performance blew everyone’s minds. Be sure to catch the Krew on tour as their live experience is unlike any other EDM artist out there.
DJ Ron Slomowicz: What should we expect from Get Wet?
Jahan: You are going to have a song for every emotion. There’s a sad song, happy song, club song, rage song, and songs that makes you feel like you’re united with everyone else on the dance floor. It is very a high energy and emotional album.
Kris: From a songwriting and production standpoint we have matured a lot since Play Hard. We have worked on our craft so much since then that the production and the writing is so much better lyrically, melodically, and thematically. I am really excited about it.
Yasmine: We definitely experimented with some new genres so we are excited to see how everyone takes it. Everyone is our guinea pig, so we’ll see.
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