Archive | bass music

Exclusive: Opiuo unveils the glitchy ‘Botrok’ ahead of forthcoming EP

Oscar Davey-Wright, better known as the innovative funky and futuristic bass music producer Opiuo, has revealed a new single “Botrok.” The New Zealand-born producer has been making his rounds on the US-circuit opening for the likes of Pretty Lights, GRiZ, and Bassnectar. Arriving as the first single off his forthcoming EP Syzygy, Dancing Astronaut is immensely pleased to exclusively unveil “Botrok.” A vibrant […]

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Illenium & Kerli – Sound Of Walking Away (Decadon Remix)

Donnie Miller is known for some pretty heavy dubstep under his Decadon moniker. The Denver-local dubstep favorite has been especially keen on putting out dubstep flips of Paramore, All American Rejects, Green Day, among many more famous punk rock tracks.Now, Decadon has taken a different turn, releasing a heavy remix of fellow Mile High-resident and friend Illenium‘s “Sound […]

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Listen to Caspa’s ominous 3-track ‘Ghost Town’ EP

UK dubstep pioneer Caspa continues to rule the roost of bass music with his latest forward-thinking Ghost Town EP, out now on Bassrush Records. After a years-long booking relationship with Pasquelle Rotella and his team, it was all in due time before the London native would select the Insomniac-run label to debut his biggest release of the year.Caspa’s swaggering underground signature and […]

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Zeds Dead deliver masterful Deadbeats 017: ‘Old School Dubstep Throwback Episode’

Zeds Dead have churned out another installment of their label mix series, Deadbeats Radio, which gives fans the chance to hear the latest tracks from the boys and their entourage. However, DEADBEATS RADIO #017 is not just any episode, as the duo behind Zeds Dead have cooked up a very special “Old School Dubstep Throwback” show to take listeners on a […]

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Launchpad 41: Bass to shake up the weekend

Launchpad is a playlist series showcasing music we love, hand selected by our staff. The tracks come from both emerging and mainstream artists; it’s all about the quality and the unexpected. If you’d like your music featured in Launchpad, submit it for consideration here.Festival season has wound down for the most part, but there is no shortage of […]

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MUST LISTEN: Minnesota remasters his genre-defying trap set from Oregon Eclipse 2017

When Minnesota took to Oregon’s Global Eclipse Gathering main stage for a late night performance last month, fans had no idea they’d be hit head on with what may arguably be the best set of the Santa Cruz-based producer’s career. The set had everything the producer is known for — frenetic energy, pounding bass, samples from every burgeoning hip-hop hit […]

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ODESZA’s ‘A Moment Apart’ is evocative, organic, and profoundly resilient [Album Review]

Tomorrow marks the exact three-year mark since ODESZA released their second LP, In Return. Today, September 8, Harrison Mills and Clayton Knight have stepped out of the woodwork for their third full-length album, A Moment Apart, out on their Foreign Family Collective imprint.The relentless touring that followed ODESZA’s sophomore LP gave way to rainy Seattle studio sessions in the winter of 2016, with finishing […]

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APLSOZ releases heavy outer space bass original, ‘Blast Off’

Kansas City-based producer Cody Bones goes by the moniker APLSOZ, probably because his saucy brand of trap-influenced outer space bass feels a lot like swimming through a celestial chasma. He denotes his sound “ultra-captivationism” for how it is a fully immersive, psychedelic and seductive live experience that consumes all six senses.Bones’ most recent APLSOZ release, “Blast […]

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Hear Bassnectar’s secret ‘West Coast Lo Fi’ set at Oregon Eclipse 2017

When Bassnectar took to the Oregon Eclipse main stage on Saturday, August 19, little did fans know that the producer had something special in store for the next night. Rumors began circulating that the bass music demigod would be taking the then-unannounced slot at the Moon stage (the festival’s bass arena) the following night at 9 PM.As […]

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Stream REZZ’s hypnotizing debut album, ‘Mass Manipulation’

In a matter of a few years, Isabelle Rezazadeh has risen to top by not only cultivating her own brand of haunting, hypnotic bass music, but also by raising a loyal cult following. Over the past four weeks, REZZ has been steadily releasing the first four tracks (one of which we debuted here at DA) off her highly anticipated debut […]

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Bassnectar surprises fans with a third track from upcoming ‘Reflective’ EP

The way that Lorin Ashton maintains a bass music identity that exists concurrently in the underground while also being globally iconic may always be a mystery. Some insight, however, may be found in the method and timing of his Bassnectar releases.Mere days after Ashton shared two new tracks from his forthcoming Reflective EP, the Bay-area producer caught his army of “bass head” fans off-guard […]

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ATLiens’ ‘Alchemy’ is an immersive journey through outer space

Fresh off the release of a massive collaboration with Bassnectar—out on OWSLA in late March—the ATLiens have begun to amass an impressive underground bass music following with their dark, broken beat electronic sound. Just as their name suggests, the Atlanta-based duo have been steadily building their incognito image with an extraterrestrial allure. Their most recent release, “Alchemy,” which premiered […]

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Stööki Sound and Joker’s North American tour is in full swing [Tour Dates + Event Review]

Stööki Sound are back – and with a bass-driven vengeance. On Friday, April 28, the longstanding trap duo took to Avalon’s main stage in Los Angeles as part of their national Off The Endz tour with legendary bass artist, Joker. Known far and wide for infusing their UK-bred style and sound with minimal yet heavy-hitting beats, Stööki Sound have released song after song that […]

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