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Disclosure “Help Me Lose My Mind” (Ta-ku Bootleg)

Disclosure “Help Me Lose My Mind” (Ta-ku Bootleg)

It’s no secret that Ta-ku has a knack for killer remixes. The Australia-based producer retains the core elements of the track, but still finds a way to breath a whole new life into the song, challenging the original for superiority.

For his latest unofficial remix, Ta-ku tackles the Disclosure hit “Help Me Lose My Mind,” featuring the airy vocals of London Grammar‘s Hannah Reid. The quick hi-hats that kick off the original are replaced by crisp claps surrounded by a chilly breeze on the remix, giving the song a slightly eerie feeling, that is until the bass line comes in and gives the track an addicting warmth. Ta-ku toys with this type of sparsity throughout the song, making the listener feel like they’re sitting alone in dimly lit room, then all of a sudden the lights turn on and it’s a motherf***ing surprise party!

While we can’t decide whether Ta-ku’s take on “Help Me Lose My Mind” is better than the original – that would be like picking a favorite child – we can say that we’ll be keeping both in heavy rotation.

Take a listen to both tracks below and decide for yourself which one you’re feeling more.


Apparently Ta-ku’s label asked him to take the remix down, but he left the instrumental up. We’re guessing this is going to get an official release because it was so damn good.

Hit us with your thoughts!