Downtempo luminary Rob Garza, who has been heading up Washington, D.C.’s Thievery Corporation and ESL Music imprint with musical partner Eric Hilton since the mid ’90s, spent his summer DJing and recently dropped a brilliant remix of ODESZA’s “Say My Name” feat. Zyra. After returning from Burning Man, he presented his fans “Re Mana” feat. Vasuda Sharma, a gorgeous (and free) jam.
We pinned the globetrotting Garza down and got him to share his five favorite tunes of the moment. “Autumn and the changing of the seasons usually inspires a sense of melancholy heading toward the shortening days,” Garza offers. “Here’s some tracks on my fall playlist that are beautiful, introspective melancholic and at the same time driving and danceable.” Continue Reading