Talking in a submit drum-off interview, Dun defined how the megmix got here to be. “We thought it could be cool to do some older songs that have been inspirational to us indirectly or one other – songs that we’ve performed up to now, whether or not it’s in our mother and father’ basement or in a loft in a warehouse that we rented out someplace,” he stated. “I feel once I began taking part in drums it was type of an emotional launch by means of hitting one thing – it simply felt actually good!”
He continued: “I additionally bear in mind in middle-school, it was across the time when iPods weren’t out but – it was CDs and Walkmans – and I had teams of pals who have been rock pals, teams of pals who have been hip-hop pals, or pop pals, however I didn’t know the place I slot in.
“I used to simply go to the native report store and discover essentially the most tattooed man that I may and I’d be like, ‘Hey, what am I shopping for this week?’ He would simply give me a little bit little bit of all the things, after which I took it throughout the road to the music retailer, put in my Walkman, after which placed on the digital drum headphones excessive of that after which combine the two.”
Watch the pair’s drum-off under:
In the meantime, in what is undoubtedly one of the strangest mash-ups in some time, a YouTube user has mixed Taylor Swift‘s ‘Love Story’ with ‘Jump Suit’ – the lead single from Twenty One Pilots‘ 2018 album ‘Trench’.
Whereas the 2 tracks aren’t the obvious of pairings, the brand new effort from famend mash-up artist William Maranci works surprisingly nicely, with Josh Dun’s thunderous drums offering a profitable distinction to Swift’s vocals.