Snowcone" is an instrumental by Canadian electronic music producer Deadmau5. It was originally uploaded on SoundCloud before being released on May 27, 2016 as a standalone digital download single. It was later revealed to be the first single from his eighth studio album, W:/2016Album/.
deadmau5 - "Snowcone". The first official single from deadmau5' latest album, W:/2016Album, earns its name. It's light and airy atmosphere captures the feeling of a light snow, and as we move forward into the beat, we find ourselves exploring deadmau5 hidden love of hip-hop rhythm. Kanye West and Pete Rock are fans.
This song is inspired by multiple Boards of Canada tracks when produced. Deadmau5 live-streamed while making the song on his twitch and could be seen listening to multiple Boards of Canada songs while doing so. "Snowcone" Track Info.
Snowcone was first dropped as a demo on his Soundcloud in early April, and it hasn’t really changed much since then. It’s been cleaned up and mastered, each sound crisper and clearer than before, but the arrangement and songwriting is essentially unchanged.
Complete your deadmau5 collection. Id only pick this up if your a big-time deadmau5 fan, otherwise go get Random Album Title, something with a lot more polish and excellent sounds that blend together. Reply Notify me 1 Helpful. referencing W:/2016ALBUM/, 2xLP, Album, MAU5LP023V. The "Let Go" mix on side C is the extended mix.
W:/2016Album/ is also his first studio album to be released exclusively by Mau5trap. Two singles from the album have been released: "Snowcone" and "Let Go".