So we did actually slow down Chameleon by PNAU and turns out it's a fkn nightmare

So we did actually slow down Chameleon by PNAU and turns out it's a fkn nightmare

The song of your summer becomes a thing of horrific beauty.

So Chameleon by PNAU ended up being a bit of a slow burner this summer. It was received pretty warmly when it first dropped, but as people began to hear it out and realise what an absolute belter of a good-time jam it was, it's become a standout club/festival track. To the point where it's very likely you'll hear it multiple times at a night out, and if you're a DJ there's a very good chance someone has requested you play it. It even managed to ride a late push in the triple j Hottest 100 all the way to 11, and confirmed PNAU's status as one of Australia's finest dance music exports on the back of perrenial favourites like Baby and Embrace over years gone by.

Anyway, today we joked about the perfect club night just being PNAU on repeat all night, maybe even slowed down each time they said "Chameleon", because memes. And in the interest of scientific meme study, we actually did it. And it turns out PNAU's Chameleon on repeat slowed down every time they say chameleon isn't heaven. It isn't heaven at all. It's a fucking nightmare:

So yeah. Don't make memes a reality fam, it's not good. If you'd like to see Chameleon played by the people who actually created the tune at what we assume will be its normal BPM, PNAU are playing a bunch of shows in the next couple of months, including the Hot Dub Wine Machine tour, Groovin The Moo, and over in Perth at Villa in April.

Follow PNAU: FACEBOOK / INSTAGRAM

In The Booth: Eats Everything

The master of all things thumping house takes us for a spin behind the decks.

2 years ago

Listen: Golden Features - No One feat. Thelma Plum

Another stellar in the lead-up to Golden Features' next EP.

2 years ago

Premiere: Anonymous producer 80ache shares Clear The Streets, their debut single

One of Australia's finest beatmakers releases Clear The Streets, a smooth, UK garage-influenced single to launch their new, secret project 80ache.

2 years ago

In The Booth: Wax Motif

The man knows his way around a banger or two.

2 years ago

Related articles

Close
-->