Skrillex More Monsters and Sprites
More Monsters & Sprites
EP by Skrillex
Artist Skrillex
Released June 7 2011
Recorded 2011
Genre Dubstep, electro house
Skrillex chronology
Scary Monsters & Nice Sprites


More Monsters & Nice Sprites




More Monsters and Sprites is the third EP and 1st remix album by yank electronic music producer Skrillex. it absolutely was discharged solely on Beatport on June 7, 2011 through big Beat Records and mau5trap Recordings, while being discharged on other on-line retailers on June 21, 2011. it is a follow-up to his previous EP, shuddery Monsters and Nice Sprites, containing four further remixes of the title track done by Dirtyphonics, Phonat, The Juggernauts and Kaskade, likewise as three original tracks.

The iTunes version additionally includes a music video of "Rock n' Roll (Will Take You to the Mountain)". Musically, a lot of Monster and Sprites uses outstanding parts of dubstep and electro house, while additionally featuring technical breakdowns and influences of popular music genre at intervals from the primary track. The EP reached number 124 on the billboard 200, furthermore as the prime 5 on the hoarding Heatseekers and Dance/Electronica Albums chart. It additionally reached variety sixty on the ARIA Charts in Australia.

Its lead single, "First of the Year (Equinox)", has since become the EP's most commercially booming single, peaking at intervals on the charts of the united states, Australia, Canada, Kingdom of Norway and Sweden. A music video for the song was directed by Tony Truand and was nominated at the 54th Grammy Awards for Best Short type Music Video. The second single, "Ruffneck (Full Flex)", reached variety eighty nine on the uk Singles Chart in the uk. A Christmas-themed music video directed by Tony Truand premiered for the song on December 23, 2011.

Track List

  1. First of the Year (EQUINOX)
  2. Ruffneck (Flex)
  3. Ruffneck (FULL Flex)
  4. Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites (Dirtyphonics Remix)
  5. Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites (Phonat Remix)
  6. Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites (The Juggernauts Remix)
  7. Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites (Kaskade Remix)