Totem Onelove Group
Major Lazer (USA)
8:30pm, Thu 29th November, 2012
The Hi-Fi - Melbourne, VIC
ON SALE Wednesday 14 NOVEMBER. + guests Dillon Francis (USA), Krewella (CAN). Major Lazer are back and ready to expose fans to their eclectic dance hall vibes with a new show. Reggae and hip-hop-infused dance group Major Lazer is releasing a new LP and touring the coasts.
Now under the exclusive artistic direction of Diplo-his fellow DJ Switch having left late last year-Major Lazer will release Free The Universe on Nov. 6. The record features collaborations with Bruno Mars, Tyga, Flux Pavilion, Wynter Gordon, Shaggy, Wyclef Jean, Dev, and Vampire Weekend's Ezra Koenig. The latest single, "Get Free," features Dirty Projectors' Amber Coffman.
When Major Lazer emerged in 2009, the project was fronted by a butch Jamaican superhero character of the same name. Behind the scenes, it was a collaboration between Diplo and Switch - possibly the hottest producers on the planet at the time, through their work with MIA.