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Dion Timmer releases his dynamic track ‘Shiawase’ on Monstercat

Netherlands-based producer Dion Timmer has accomplished more than most kids his age. By the age of 10 Timmer had discovered dubstep and realized his passion for music. Fast forward about 7 years and now he has collaborated with Snails, Bro Safari, Adventure Club and gone on tour with Excision.  If that’s not enough, then hitting play on […]

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New reports allege Datsik’s management was aware of sexual abuse claims

Datsik‘s fall from grace is like watching someone trip down an escalator — the tumbles just keeps coming, the fall doesn’t stop. Recently, reports of rampant sexual misconduct and drug use on tour have more than just sidelined the “Monster” producer, they’ve essentially wiped Troy Beetles off the planet, for now. In the wake of […]

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Datsik cancels tour, steps down from Firepower and social media in wake of sexual assault claims [UPDATED]

If you thought the #TimesUp movement was confined to the highest circles of Hollywood’s elite, you’re dead wrong. The movement that’s sparked the long-overdue call for a cultural shift in how we approach sexual harassment is gaining traction in schools, workplaces, and on social media by the day — moving toward a state of real accountability for […]

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BREAKING: Datsik accused of multiple sexual assaults, issues statement [UPDATED]

Early in the afternoon of March 14, Twitter user PortersWorlds reported that he’d received multiple direct messages from underage women who had accused both Firepower Records head Datsik and EDM artist Space Jesus of sexual assault and rape. Though users clarified Datsik was significantly complicit in the actions, Space Jesus, too was implicated in the alleged […]

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Datsik evolves with meticulous masterpiece, ‘Master of Shadows’ [Interview + EP Review]

How does an artist become an icon? Musicians and managers often overlook this question in their quest for career prosperity. It speaks to art at the intersection of style and substance, more than it does to commercial fame. Datsik certainly understands the power of iconography. Recently dubbed by critics as “ninja warrior,” Troy Beetles has harnessed the visual power of the Asian samurai. Look […]

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Ever After Music Festival drops stacked 2018 lineup

Ever After Music Festival will be returning to Kitchener, Ontario for its fourth installment this June, and yesterday the festival dropped a stacked bass-heavy lineup. Basshead highlights include Excision going b2b with Datsik, Getter, Flux Pavilion, Illenium, and essentially the entire rest of the lineup. Claude VonStroke will be there bringing it in for the techno crowd […]

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NMF Roundup: Mr. Kristopher offers acid house action, Savoy show off their rock edge, and Killsonik make a comeback

The most important day of every week: New Music Friday. As each week brings a succession of new music from some of electronic music’s biggest artists, here’s a selection of tracks that shouldn’t be missed.Awoltalk and Ian Munro link up for the Official Goods Records’ inaugural release of 2018, an aggressive trap number punctuated by […]

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Datsik & Virtual Riot – Warriors of the Night

Two certifiable bass maestros have combined forces for a grueling, riddim-inspired festival tune.“Warriors of the Night” amalgamates Datisk‘s heavy set bass lines with Virtual Riot‘s snarling synths in a sonic concoction that is certain to have bass heads across the country leaning and rocking come festival season. The track comes on the heels of Datsik’s collaboration with […]

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Ephwurd releases lyric video for ‘Function’ [WATCH]

WATCH MORE:Darude reveals the history of ‘Sandstorm’ in new interview [Watch]Steve Aoki and Lil Uzi Vert team up in animated lyric video for ‘Smoke My Dope’GRiZ shares animated movie for ProbCause collaboration, ‘My Friends And I’  Continue Reading at http://www.dancingastronaut.com

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Ephwurd uploads a bass house packed ‘Eph’d Up Radio #14’

Ephwurd tops off a handful of recent singles with the return of their radio show after an 18-day break.In this edition of Eph’d Up Radio, Datsik and Bais Haus, the duo behind the supergroup, unleash dark and poppy bass house tracks coalescing into a fluid one-hour session that gets grooving in seconds. After enlisting the help of […]

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Dion Timmer drops epic bass track “Berzerk”

Bass lovers pay attention, because Dion Timmer has just dropped an enormously energized collaboration featuring MagMag called “Berzerk” that is as hard as any bass track can get. The track starts with a rap intro that dives into a steady stream of bass synths. Soon, a drop so “berzerk” ensues, making the even the biggest dubstep dissenters out […]

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Excision releases relentless remix pack for ‘Virus’ album

Excision‘s powerful, slamming Virus album featured collaborations with heavyweights like Space Laces, Dion Timmer, Protohype, and Datsik on standout songs like “Throwin’ Elbows,” “Are You Ready,” and “Final Boss.” Like everything Exicision does, Virus was all-encompassing, showcasing the power the dubstep genius is able to harness.The remix album is unforgiving to say the least. From start to finish, the […]

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Datsik & 1000volts – Monster (Original Mix)

Datsik has been a staple of the American dubstep scene for years. With that experience comes prestige, opportunity, and, most importantly, impressive guest features. In his most recent collaboration, Datsik has teamed up with 1000volts, a duo comprised of hip-hop legend Redman and turntablist Jayceeoh, for their new track “Monster.”The song release comes alongside a music video, with […]

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