SLANDER & RIOT – You Don’t Even Know Me
Recognized as one of the most successful duos in the dance music industry, SLANDER is back with another fire track. This time they teamed up with RIOT to produce ‘You Don’t Even Know Me.’ Released by Monstercat, the tune is pure gold and will be one of the biggest tracks this Fall for sure.
The track features a guitar synth opening paired with dreamy vocals for a very emotional feels trip. This opening sequence is done very well with a smooth bass line before transitioning into the first drop around 1:05. What comes after is an euphoric melody accompanied by catchy vocal chops that adds unique flavor to the piece. The lead up to the second drop is where it gets very interesting. The influence of upcoming heavy hitters, RIOT is easily heard during the second drop at 2:54. The hardcore and gritty elements finish off the song with a bang.
‘You Don’t Even Know Me’ is the perfect example of when melodic meets heavy. The flow from start to finish is sensational taking listeners on a head swaying to neck breaking rollercoaster ride.