calvin harris And Ellie Goulding haven’t worked together since their 2014 album, Movement, in which the two created one of his greatest hits, “Outside”. She was also featured on her 2012 album, 18 months, on “I need your love”. Two months ago, the two teased that they were back in the studio together, and today we get the official release of their new song, “Miracle.”
The two go back in time with a direct trance collaboration, something totally unexpected from them. Calvin generally leaned towards more pop production, and even with Love Regenerator he did more techno fare.
“I’ve never done it before. I’ve done, I’ve done some trancey sounding stuff before, but I’ve never been this fast. So that feels good,” Calvin told Zane Lowe on New Music Daily on Apple Music 1. “When I started making music, I was 14. When I was 14, it was 1998 and ’98, ’99, 2000, 2001 me kind of a formative trance and house era. So what I usually did was just take bits of that and put them in a new context. But this time I thought maybe I’d try and recreate something that could be from the era…the only thing that I think makes it not sound like it’s from 1996, it’s the bass drum, because the bass drum is quite striking. It’s more than a 909. You know what I mean? It’s quite heavy.
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