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Prepare for EPROM and Aliz Perez’s debut LP as SHADES on Deadbeats with second track release, ‘Guillotine’

In what has been referred to as a “bass assassin dream team” in SHADES, the duetted moniker of EPROM and Alix Perez have long been preparing for their debut studio LP, In Praise of Darkness. The 12-track album, which now sees it’s release July 13 via Deadbeats Records, is chocked full of gravity-distorting experimental bass and head-turning percussive cuts. In preparation for the […]

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Shades release pounding new single, ‘The Saga’

Shades (the duo consisting of EPROM and Alix Perez) have been putting out a steady stream of impeccable releases since 2015. In preparation for their debut full-length album, coming this July on Deadbeats Records, the producers have just released the project’s first single, “The Saga.” Building on their dark and bass-heavy catalog, Shades pair their signature bounce […]

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Loge21 make fearsome Deadbeats debut with ‘Charms’

Parisian production duo Loge21 have made their debut on the Zeds Dead-championed Deadbeats imprint with their newest track, “Charms.” The better part of Loge21’s release catalogue has been with fellow-Frenchman Tchami‘s Confession imprint, under which they released breakout hits, “Flip The Funk” and “Drop That.” Now Loge21 has secured a co-sign from DC and Hooks, proving […]

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Zeds Dead issue impressive sequel to their Deadbeats Radio dubstep series with second episode

Following the popularity of their “Old School Dubstep Throwback Episode,” Zeds Dead continue their saga with another impressive “All Dubstep” installment of their Deadbeats Radio label mix series. The special episodes are dedicated to exploring the full spectrum of dubstep, from the genre’s humble beginnings to the classics that influenced their own unique sound. In Deadbeats Radio 041, the boys […]

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Zeds Dead’s Deadbeats label announces star-studded second round of interactive tour

Fresh on the heels of their sold-out Miami Music Week showcase, where they plunged into deep the depths of bass and eccentricity, Zeds Dead has announced its Deadbeats label’s second annual tour. With a run of over 19 dates across the US, Zeds Dead promises s a fervent affair and exclusive extensive of its Deadbeats-ethos. […]

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​Zeds Dead share full lineup for 5th annual Red Rocks event, ‘DEADROCKS’

Zeds Dead are bringing their annual Deadrocks show to Red Rocks Amphitheater in Morrison, Colorado, and for their fifth occasion, the boys are surely pulling out all the stops. The two-day event boasts a hefty list of line-up support, with G Jones, Ekali, Psymbionic, Mad Zach and Deadbeats Records artist DNMO on July 2nd, and Rusko, EPROM, Habstrakt, Um..,  and Chuurch on July 3rd. Over the years, the Deadrocks event has become a sold-out family […]

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Rising Australian star GG Magree releases ‘Bodies’ off Deadbeats imprint

Straight out of Sydney, Australia, GG Magree is a talented producer and vocalist who’s quickly gaining notoriety. Following a collaboration with Jauz on his debut imprint’s Bite This! release, her latest single, “Bodies,” unveils endless possibilities for the rising artist. “Bodies” is a toned-down, indie-pop track that steers her away from past features on harder electronic tracks, including smooth […]

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Feeling overwhelmed by Miami Music Week? Here are the parties not to miss

Making the right decision of where to go during Miami Music Week can be more than overwhelming given the endless amount of events in the area. Considering the vast pool of parties, showcases, cruises, and all-day events, it’s crucial to make ensure the most effective use of time throughout the week. As such, Dancing Astronaut has taken to compiling […]

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Chuurch – One Mind

Calgary production duo, Chuurch, comprised of Justin MacLean and Jeff Wilson, have been injecting their experimental “lean bass” in electronic/hip-hop spheres for years under various aliases, including Makemdef and EviCition. However their joint venture has been heavily endorsed as of late by scene stalwarts like Zeds Dead, through their Deadbeats label which released their distortion-heavy “Purple Ghost,” as well […]

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Zeds Dead – DeadBeats Radio Episode #031 ft Hunter Siegel

Christened with the same name as the bass behemoth’s continually evolving imprint, Zeds Dead’s DeadBeats Radio show routinely curates the latest releases from DeadBeats labelmates and guests alike. Episode #031 of the weekly radio series sees Canadian DJ and “no neon” aesthetician Hunter Siegel hop in the DeadBeats cut as the featured guest mixer for […]

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Zeds Dead announce touring hiatus

2018 will see many artists announce tours, but Zeds Dead will not be one of them.The Canadian duo recently took to Facebook to notify fans that the year will bring a touring schedule significantly less rigorous than their 2017.“This year we’ve decided to do things a bit differently than usual,” Zeds Dead writes. “We won’t be […]

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Jauz and Zeds Dead deliver heavy new collaboration ‘Lights Go Down’

Jauz and Zeds Dead are both respectively wrapping up on career years as 2017 draws to a close. To celebrate two independently successful campaigns, Hooks and DC are linking with Jauz to cap off the year with a bang, teaming up for three back-to-back NYE performances and officially solidifying the union with some new joint music. Linking […]

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Dancing Astronaut proudly presents the 2017 Label of the Year

Runners-UpForeign Family Collectiveby Katie DaubertThere is no doubt that Grammy-nominated duo ODESZA claimed their status as some of the more cutting-edge producers in the dance music realm over the years. Following the release of their sophomore album, In Return, the team launched their own musical outlet, Foreign Family Collective, in 2015 in an effort to showcase a myriad […]

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Basstrick & KLAXX team up for bass-heavy Deadbeats release, ‘Destruction’

Zeds Dead has been taking over the bass scene since launching their Deadbeats imprint in the spring of 2016. After the recent release of their second label compilation, the duo unveiled a few up-and-coming producers to look out for. Among them is France native Basstrick, who has an impressive track record so far, including a […]

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Zeds Dead unveil heavy ‘Deadbeats Compilation 2’ LP

When Zeds Dead announced their very own indie imprint in spring 2016, the Toronto-based dubstep pioneers were essentially making their foray into the broader sounds of bass music. Not even one year later, the iconic duo would release their first Deadbeats compilation, further solidifying the then-blossoming careers of Nebbra, REZZ, and Megalodon, among others. Along with their weekly […]

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Rickyxsan – Insane

Rickyxsan has gained significant attention for his high-octane take on bass music, releasing tracks on labels like Mad Decent and Never Say Die. Now joining the Deadbeats crew, the up-and-coming producer has released “Insane,” the first track off the forthcoming Deadbeats compilation.With a heavy build-up and haunting vocal samples, Rickyxsan perfectly sets the mood for an […]

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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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Kid Froopy releases “Down,” announces new EP

Kid Froopy has been making a strong impression on the scene over the past year. After releasing “Drive Slow” and “Dreams” over the summer, the Deadbeats producer has put out a funky new track, “Down.”The third single off his newly-announced Drive Slow EP, “Down” is a lighthearted, yet moody song that Kid Froopy describes as a “depression track.” Opening up […]

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