Archive | Bass

MUST LISTEN: Snails’ star-studded debut album ‘The Shell’ is a vestige of filth and grime

If there’s one thing Montreal-based producer Snails has become synonymous with, its his slime-coated, grime-ridden brand of “Vomitstep” bass. When the up-and-comer released “Slugz” back in 2014, the menacing trap production would then incite the young producer’s ascension into dubstep notoriety. Hard to believe that nearly three years would pass before Snails would take the next step in his career with the release of […]

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An-ten-nae & Stephan Jacobs team up for ‘Magnetic Fields’ EP

Bass producers An-ten-nae and Stephan Jacobs have teamed up for an otherworldly EP, Magnetic Fields.The four-track EP showcases both artists’ unique bass-heavy styles. Kicking off with the ethereal introduction of “Purple Phase,” the EP flaunts An-ten-nae and Stephan Jacobs’ minimalist production techniques and takes the listener on a journey through time and space. With elements of […]

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um.. release final stupefying single, announce break up

Some two years ago, the Los Angeles-based duo of Ben Bruce and Dylan Gold — who dubbed themselves um.. — began turning industry heads with their pay attention EP. Since then, um.. have amassed a significant cult following for music productions that were ominous, complex, and bizarre; at times, humorous, but above all, amorphous in form.During a recent Reddit AMA, these prodigies of peculiarity said a […]

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What So Not releases dreamlike video for latest single

A new, aesthetically-appealing music video for What So Not’s first release of the year, “Better, has been finally been released. The video’s unveiling comes in wake of the Australian producer’s announcement of his tour with Baauer.“Better’s” visual counterpart pairs strongly with the track itself featuring LPX, as both bring dream-like, artistic elements that blend together immaculately to deliver a […]

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Psymbionic releases ‘Almost Human’ mixtape with tons of unreleased music

Bass music tastemaker and Gravitas labelhead Psymbionic has released his first mixtape in more than a year. The Austin-based artist is calling his newest sonic venture into genre-crossing electronic music the “Almost Human” mixtape.The hour-long mix takes listeners deep into a wormhole of sound covering the entire bass music gamut: from glitch-hop, breakbeat, and dubstep influences to the future funk, jamtronica […]

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Deadmau5 – Ghosts N Stuff (Matroda Remix)

Deadmau5‘s “Ghosts N Stuff” is iconic. For many of today’s electronic music fans, the 2009 song still brings waves of nostalgia from their early days getting into the dance music scene. Over the years since its release, “Ghosts N Stuff” has undergone remix treatments across all genres — but none quite like this new one from Matroda. […]

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Beyond The Booth 005: FTampa transforms hardship into creative growth

Beyond the Booth is a feature dedicated to the hidden side of artists that exists outside electronic music— a side rarely discussed with those outside their immediate circle. We venture “beyond the booth,” so to speak, and dive into their deepest passions that tie into their unique personalities. After some self-introspection, each participant then returns […]

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Tipper releases multi-dimensional glitch-hop masterpiece with 4-track EP ‘Lattice’

UK producer Dave Tipper has been relatively quite since his solar eclipse special event, 4321, held last month in central Missouri. Now, the “godfather of glitch” has climbed out of the woodworks to release his 4-track EP, Lattice.Chock full of material that the producer has been playing at his themed gatherings over the past year, Lattice does a tremendous […]

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Rickyxsan – Faded

Rickyxsan shows off his brazen style of production with his latest bass heavy release, “Faded.” Out via Never Say Die Records, the track is a defies genres and shows off the producer’s ability to blend various styles into one spine-tingling effort.Rife with elements of dubstep, trap and glitch, “Faded” shakes and rattles with an undeniable angst. Deranged percussion […]

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Zedd – Get Low ft Liam Payne (KUURO Remix)

This past summer, Zedd and Liam Payne released a beach-ready, tropical-infused track called “Get Low” that climbed the charts all over the world. With an easygoing beat and sexually-charged lyrics, listeners gravitated toward the carefree feel of the single.Enter KUURO, a heavy-hitting bass duo, who have crafted their own intense future house take on the track. Hastening the original’s […]

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Bonnie X Clyde team up with Purge for riveting future bass track ‘Torn’

LA-based duo Bonnie X Clyde convey an emotional message with their latest release, “Torn.” The duo has been on a roll with their signature “vocal bass” sound, as their most successful track to date, “Bass Jam,” sat at #1 on the Sirius XM BPM “Beats of the Week” chart for five weeks straight. They’ve also […]

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Bonnie X Clyde team up with Purge for riveting future bass track ‘Torn’

LA-based duo Bonnie X Clyde convey an emotional message with their latest release, “Torn.” The duo has been on a roll with their signature “vocal bass” sound, as their most successful track to date, “Bass Jam,” sat at #1 on the Sirius XM BPM “Beats of the Week” chart for five weeks straight. They’ve also […]

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San Holo releases remix package for ‘The Future’ featuring takes from Wingtip, Kill Paris, Feint and more

San Holo has released an incredibly stacked remix package for his hit, “The Future.” The remix package features a staggering 14 tracks from artists such as Wingtip, GOSLO, Jupe, Kill Paris and many more. Each song brings a unique aspect of stylistic elements to the table, from fluttery future bass to more dark, weighty progressions.“The Future” has […]

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Thoreau & Tina DeCara – Illusion

Thoreau’s new single “Illusion,” a collaboration with talented singer Tina DeCara, shows off a new dimension to the trap artist. The single starts on a highly melodic foot, launching the listener into an almost spiritual world of clever synthesis and warm, echo-y vocals. “Illusion” punches listeners in the gut with a bout of heavy bass […]

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Thoreau & Tina DeCara – Illusion

Thoreau’s new single “Illusion,” a collaboration with talented singer Tina DeCara, shows off a new dimension to the trap artist. The single starts on a highly melodic foot, launching the listener into an almost spiritual world of clever synthesis and warm, echo-y vocals. “Illusion” punches listeners in the gut with a bout of heavy bass […]

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ATLiens & Jameston Thieves – Ninth Dimension

ATLiens and Jameston Thieves have come together for the ominous new single “Ninth Dimension,” and the two rising bass acts deliver a raucous tune.A mysterious intro drenched in reverb belies the track’s energy when it builds to the drop. Most impressive is the bouncing, liquid sound design and how the producers make the obvious and […]

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RL Grime – Era

RL Grime has released new single “Era” today as a kick off to his NOVA tour. The track opens to high-charged, repetitive chords that interlace with ancient Egyptian-inspired sounds and chants. Soon, its build falls into an even more intense and piercing trap drop that captivates the listener to their core. RL Grime has created a monster with this track, […]

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Premiere: Ten Ven – Mex

Drawing on musical influences ranging from Chicago house to underground British techno, Ten Ven has become an increasingly sought after and versatile studio talent. The artist has recently cut tracks for the likes of Dua Lipa and collaborated with Klangkarussell.In his latest release, “Mex,” Ten Ven plays up deep waves of bass complimented by an energy-infused beat and […]

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Syskey releases menacing new EP ‘Personal Disorder’

Fans of JOYRYDE or K?D may want to check out what Syskey is chewing on. His EP taps a nerve somewhere between the realms of  G-house, bass-house, and techno, oozing a dark, spooky feel atop a driving beat. “Chasing Perfection” and “Atypique” make up Personal Disorder, with the first track introducing you to the artist’s unique themes with […]

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Benny L – Route Zero

England has quite an impressive reputation when it comes to providing fresh drum & bass talent, and London-based producer Benny L is the latest addition to the country’s ever-growing list of skillful bass producers.His latest track, “Route Zero,” truly is a throwback to the golden era of drum & bass, reminiscent of the ’90s. Rather than overcomplicating […]

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