Karan Padda’s Electro Tracks

Editor’s note: This article was initially published in The Daily Gazette, Swarthmore’s online, daily newspaper founded in Fall 1996. As of Fall 2018, the DG has merged with The Phoenix. See the about page to read more about the DG.

Karan Padda ’14 is a Biology major and Psychology minor. He is a member of the Swarthmore Men’s Tennis Team and SMAC (Swarthmore Martial Arts Club). Along with his friends Preston Poon ’14 and Tyler Becker ‘14, Karan has hosted two Paces parties this school year: Club Poon and 2.0. With their parties, the three have worked vigorously to create playlists that include house, dubstep, and remixes and mashups of popular songs. Karan is currently working with Preston and Tyler on the playlist for their final party of the year, 3.0, which will be held in Paces on Saturday, April 28th.

This playlist features various artists in house, dubstep, and other electronic music. It also includes mashups of songs you probably hear on the radio. There are a few songs that you may use for relaxing or studying, but the majority of this playlist will have you jumping, dancing, and raging.

1. “Midnight Life” – The White Panda
2. “Room For Happiness (Fire)” – Kaskade ft. Skylar Grey
3. “Spitfire” – Porter Robinson
4. “Lex Luthor” – Sex Ray Vision
5. “Cry (Just A Little)” – Bingo Players
6. “Action (Extended Edit)” – 3LAU
7. “Cinema (Skrillex Remix)” – Benny Benassi ft. Gary Go
8. “Pressure (Alesso Remix)” – Nadia Ali, Starkillers, & Alex Kenji
9. “Prutataaa (Dada Life Remix)” – Afrojack & R3hab
10. “Turbulence” – Laidback Luke & Steve Aoki ft. Lil Jon
11. “Awooga” – Calvin Harris
12. “Level (Clockwork Remix)” – Avicii
13. “Louder (Dr. P & Flux Pavilion Remix)” – DJ Fresh
14. “Paper Towels!” – Kap Slap
15. “Breaking Spring” – 5 & A Dime


  1. come around, feel the sound, karan makes my heart pound

    karan padda.. major rager, the mastermind of 3.0, father of avicii’s children

  2. i love it when the beat drops! kelly clarkson mashup ftw!! so cool when the beat drops !!! yeahhh!!!

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