Archive | Drezo

DJ Hanzel resurfaces to take Dillon Francis’s social channels ‘One Deeper’

“Hey guys, are you ready to go one deeper?” The oft-quoted catch phrase from the elusive DJ Hanzel—aka Dillon Francis‘s satirical deep house alter ego—hasn’t been heard in a while. While the mysterious sunglasses-donning DJ was a frequent habitue at Francis’s sets a few years ago, the German (he’s German right?) unce-unce purveyor has been […]

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Dancing in the dark: Drezo talks new EP series, hip-hop origins, and disregard for genre tags [Interview]

Heaven is a place in hell for infernal mid-tempo master, Andre Haglund, widely known as Drezo. In recent years, a deliciously dark cloud has swept over electronic music with Lovecraftian non-subtlety—and Drezo has had an integral hand in expediting its unholy arrival. After a lengthy release hiatus, Drezo has begun rolling out a new EP […]

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Drezo unveils upcoming EP’s first single, ‘Afterlife’

“Welcome to the afterlife.” Ushered in by those four words, Drezo introduces his vision of life after death with a brand new single, “Afterlife.” With a searing bassline and intimidating vocals, Drezo’s shadowy and sinister style is exhibited brilliantly in “Afterlife.” The single follows his December 2018 remix of Gesaffelstein‘s “Aleph,” which quickly racked up […]

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NMF Roundup: Skrillex remixes Kelsey Lu, Drezo returns with ‘Afterlife’ + more

It’s most important day of the week: New Music Friday. With the overwhelming amount of tunes hitting the airwaves today, Dancing Astronaut has you covered with the latest edition of The Hot 25. The second-to-last NMF of May brings fresh material from Skrillex in the form of a Kelsey Lu remix. Drezo returns to drag his fans to […]

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Drezo summons start of ‘Omens’ EP series

While the LA-based Drezo seemed ostensibly idle on the release front these past several months, he has been working scrupulously behind the scenes concocting what he’s now confirmed to be a heathen handful of new tunes. The first single from the inaugural Omens EP, “Afterlife,” is due this Friday, May 24. The first edition of […]

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Welcome to the Jungle: the local event brand shaping China’s flourishing electronic music culture

The air at China’s Electric Jungle music festival is rife with more than just thick blankets of meandering cigarette smoke. The untethered Chinese electronic festival goers beam with the enthusiasm of a culture not yet jaded by the “put-your-fucking-hands-up” of it all.  China’s sprawling electronic music scene, while invariably unique (despite Western influences), follows the […]

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Drezo breaks radio silence with menacing remix of Gesaffelstein’s classic, ‘Aleph’

Drezo has spent the past half decade carving out his own lane in the realm of bass-heavy, dark house music. With his spastic percussion and ominous vibe, the LA-based artist draws influences from new wave electronic music while tapping the rave sounds of the past. Now, he’s broken nearly a year of radio silence, taking […]

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Seismic Dance Event announces house-heavy inaugural lineup

Seismic Dance Event is a new festival hosted by local Austin, Texas promoter RealMusic Events. Known for their house-oriented electronic lineups, Seismic Dance Event seems to be a top-notch event for festival goers looking to find hard beats and dirty grooves, and some of the genre’s finest beatsmiths are headed to Carson Creek Ranch for […]

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Drezo releases iniquitous original ‘Night’

Known for producing ominous, earth-shattering originals categorized by unrelenting waves of sinister bass, G-house mastermind Drezo has released a newwicked original titled, “Night.”The chilling track begins with a stunning kick layered upon eerie reverberations of sound. As it builds, breathtaking harmonic chords slowly escalate into a dark climax of otherworldly beats accompanied by mysterious vocals. Drezo creates an […]

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DA Presents: 2017’s Producers of the Year

Despite incessant predictions for the trajectory of the scene, 2017 marked a banner year for all things electronic music. As such, producers experienced more freedom to explore more new sounds with the end result not a fractious, rigid delineation between genres, but rather a continuum of experimentation that led to some of the most interesting and forward-thinking […]

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K?d set for a big 2018 with new release, ‘Glass’

One of DA’s top picks for breakout artists in 2017 and an industry influencer, k?d kicks off the new year with a new single titled “Glass.” Patrick Cybulski is an innovative producer in his own right, branding himself with beloved anime album artwork and providing a unique style that can be described as a Porter Robinson-induced sound […]

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Drezo announces phase one of 2018 Evil Live tour

“The future is bright, but the music is dark,” read an intriguing Facebook post by LA-based DJ/producer Drezo that left fans hanging in the balance.Since then, he’s teased future collaborations with some of the biggest names in dance music as of late, including space mom REZZ and the legendary SUS BOY, a guy who specializes […]

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Dustycloud crafts gripping original, ‘Ride’

Known for his dark, entrancing beats and ominous progressions, Dustycloud has made a name for himself as one of house music’s cutting-edge newcomers. Dustycloud’s most recent release, “Ride,” is a testament to his developing signature style, as the striking original showcases a deep, rugged bass line, distorted samples of eerie vocals, and intriguing layers of […]

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Lights All Night unveils lineup for 2017

Dallas’ Lights All Night has revealed its full lineup for 2017’s iteration of the festival, set fro December 29 and 30. The festival, the largest end-of-year production in the southern United States, is set to return to Dallas Market Hall for its eighth running with some of the biggest names in electronic music. The festival’s […]

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Drezo and Dustycloud link up for feverish bass-ridden ‘House’

Drezo isn’t slowing down after the release of his bold three-track Jaded EP.Each release from the artist is an effervescent endeavor. Somehow, Drezo manages to increase provocativeness and edge on each number he slings out. Now, and to no surprise, Drezo’s back with another sinister production.A collaboration with French producer Dustycloud, “House,” as it’s titled, is sure to […]

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Wynwood Fear Factory announces Halloween 2017 lineup

After its well-received debut in 2016, Wynwood Fear Factory has released the lineup for this year’s festival, to be held in Miami’s previously abandoned RC Cola Factory. Bringing in the area’s best food, art installations, haunted attractions, and more, the 2017 event is shaping up to be a diverse festival experience. Set for October 28 and 29, the […]

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Drezo unveils nefarious remix of Nas’ ‘Made You Look’

The king of sinister sounds, Drezo, has released a wicked remix of Nas‘ “Made You Look” showcasing overwhelming waves of bass and staggering, ominous beats. The remix features dark, pulsating undertones, evil, distorted vocals and is tied together by gripping builds and spellbinding, earth-shattering drops.my genre isn’t house, it’s evil — welcome to the new— […]

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Drezo releases staggering three track EP titled, ‘Jaded’

LA-based DJ and producer Drezo has just released a game-changing EP titled, Jaded. The 25 year old artist is distinguished by his revolutionary production style — a jolting meld of sinister bass and unpredictable percussive patterns. The dynamic structure of each piece he creates, along with his intriguing layers of sound, makes Drezo’s music provocative, edgy, and mysterious. His […]

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Drezo and Benzi split the difference on stellar ‘Diplo and Friends’ episode

Diplo recently lined up a special episode of his famed BBC Radio slot, Diplo & Friends, delivered by Drezo and one of show’s resident selectors, Benzi. Los Angeles-based producer Drezo, coming up as one of the brightest talents in the tech house scene, drops off an hour-long bout of his infectious club-primed sonics, while Benzi, widely known among […]

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Drezo shares ‘Dead,’ the harrowing lead single from his forthcoming EP

Drezo‘s formative rise through the west coast’s flourishing underground house and tech scene has been an impressive progression to watch unfold. The LA-based producer has brought his infectiously eerie, warehouse-primed brand of house music to labels like Mad Decent and OWSLA, but for his latest project, he’s taking the full control of the reins with a […]

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