Archive | Dubstep

Ganja White Night explore the dynamic depths of low end bass in seventh LP, ‘The Origins’ [Interview + Album Review]

Who exactly is Mr Wobble? It’s question that has been on the minds of many since Ganja White Night released a series of music videos late last year. One that has answers partly in the release of their newest and most ambitious album to date, dubbed The Origins, out now on their own imprint SubCarbon […]

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Getter’s “Colorblind” is what would happen if you put metalcore, dubstep and hip-hop in a blender

Hip Hop lover? Great. Metalhead? Done. Dubstep enthusiast? Yup. Getter’s newest track “Colorblind” is a cohesive effort at aligning these seemingly disparate elements and it is out now on his own imprint Shred Collective. “Colorblind” is packed with heavy bass, electronic-infused hip hop beats, thumping metal breaks, and angst-ridden vocals. Getter is known for having two distinct […]

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Premiere: Ganja White Night talks Origins LP and newest Dirt Monkey collab, ‘No Escape’

Belgian duo Ganja White Night have teamed up with Colorado-based dubstep producer Dirt Monkey for their latest original “No Escape,” released via SubCarbon Records. When the duo premiered the track on Electric Forest‘s iconic Tripolee Stage this past summer, the reactions generated an infectious outbreak of wobble fanatics. With a drawn out Middle Eastern-inspired lead in, GWN fashion a track that builds […]

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Stream Ganja White Night’s ‘Origins’ mini-mix, packed with IDs off upcoming album

Ganja White Night have carved out a style of intelligent bass music composed of sharp beats, spacey synths, explosive bass lines, and trickling melodies. Affectionately nicknamed the “wobble brothers” by fans, Benjamin “Bamby” Bayeul and Charlie “Erwan” Dodson had a busy 2017 touring schedule opening for Pretty Lights Live and Excision‘s Lost Lands Festival.Now the Belgian dubstep duo have made good on their […]

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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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Kayzo releases debut LP ‘Overload’

Kayzo — has officially released his debut LP titled Overload. The Los Angeles-based producer has climbed the ranks of electronic music, gaining notoriety for his non linear approach towards production. As is the case on his album, listeners can expect the unexpected, with songs often shifting tempo two or three times before ending.Capuozzo’s injection of hard rock […]

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Hi I’m Ghost – On The Run ft Ashley Apollodor

Rising bass duo, Hi I’m Ghost, has released a staggering single titled “On The Run,” featuring Ashley Apollodor. The elaborate piece begins with unwavering violin progressions followed by an escalation of raw synths accompanied by eerie vocal samples. “On The Run” is a striking compilation of dramatic climaxes, dissonant melodies, and prominent undertones, which Hi […]

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Culprate surveys new subdued style in new EP, ‘Unity Project, Part 3’

Over the last few months, Culprate has steadily released a series of EPs with a special twist. The UK-based underground dubstep producer took to his Twitch channel, where he routinely discusses music production and tips, to put out the two previous bodies of work that he created alongside members of the online community itself.Now Culprate has released the third part in his […]

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Gaming collides with electronic music in Nitro Fun’s new EP, ‘Closure’

Gustavo Rangel started producing music at age 14, thanks to an obsession with video gaming and his desire to incorporate gaming elements into music. One year later, the gamer turned music producer won a remix contest on Monstercat, and the rest is history. Rangel was the youngest artist signed to Monstercat at the time, and has […]

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KAYZO – OVERLOAD feat. Micah Martin

Hayden Capuozzo — aka KAYZO — has ascended the ranks of dubstep and trap producers, solidifying himself as one of electronic music’s most versatile young producers. His discography has received support from a flock of A-List producers, even going deep on BBC Radio 1’s Diplo & Friends show. To begin the year Capuozzo went b2b with Herobust, Jauz, Ookay, Getter and Slushii on […]

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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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Jauz x Crankdat – I Hold Still (Slushii VIP Mix) [Free Download]

Breakout artist Crankdat teamed up with bass phenomenon Jauz for the collaborative “I Hold Still,” — a track that graced mainstages across the world both before its much-anticipated release. Slushii has decided to give fans a Christmas treat with the release of his VIP remix of the track, and also provides vocals of his own.Bouncing xylophone-esque […]

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Dabin x Apashe – Lilith (Sullivan King Remix)

Sullivan King has released a commanding remix of Dabin and Apashe‘s collaborative single “Lilith.” The Monstercat and Kannibalen heavy hitter deconstructs modern dubstep and injects his own characteristic heavy metal influences in what is best described as a punitive lesson in the amalgamation of the two.King’s latest release comes on the heels of two original EPs, cementing his status […]

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Kayzo – Follow You

Kayzo serves up a sample of the robust sound that will characterize his debut album, Overload, via “Follow You,” the first single to be released off of the inaugural project.Devin Oliver of rock crew I See Stars provides a hearty vocal component that proves its capacity to hold its own as the track mounts, roller-coaster style, […]

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Snails releases Vol. 5 of SNAILEDIT! mix series [Stream]

Snails’ vomitstep chronicles continue in Vol. 5 of the dub designer’s SNAILEDIT! mix series. The fifth installment arrives as Snails’ prepares to close out the North American leg of his The Shell tour, in support of his similarly titled debut. Rife with IDs, the mix organizes what Snails declares to be many “…unreleased songs from close friends,” […]

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Dion Timmer releases genre spanning ‘Textacy’ EP

Dion Timmer’s roots in Netherlands rave scene have come to shape him as an artist and as a tastemaker within the bass music community. Over the last year Timmer has released a flock of massive singles and even landed the coveted slot as opening act for 50+ sold out shows on Excision’s 2017 tour. Unbelievably, […]

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Never Say Die releases Vol. 5 compilation

Never Say Die has released volume 5 of their annual year-end mix. The Oslo, Norway-based label, founded in 2009, is home to such bass heavy artists as Skism, Zomboy, Eptic, and Must Die!. The recent compilation features tracks from Trampa, Trolley Snatcha, Spag Heddy, and more.Highlights from the compilation include label mainstay Must Die!’s “Kill it […]

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Insomniac releases Metronome #138 featuring Rickyxsan

Insomniac has released episode 138 of of their Metronome series. The series features “mixes from some of today’s fastest-rising electronic stars, as well as championed legends,” reads a statement from Insomniac. “It takes listeners deep across a wide range of genres, movements, cultures, producers, artists and sounds that make up the diverse world of electronic […]

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Pegboard Nerds – Just Dance (feat. Tia Simone)

One of Monstercat‘s most tried and tested acts, Pegboard Nerds, have released their newest explosive dance track, “Just Dance.” Since coalescing in 2012, the duo comprised of Alexander Odden and Michael Parsberg have garnered a cult-like following, to which they refer to as #NerdNation. Known for their pixelated counterparts often appearing in their music videos and […]

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Kayzo puts hard dance spin on DJ Snake’s ‘A Different Way’

After premiering the song on Paris’ Arc de Triomphe, DJ Snake‘s moombahton-meets-pop track, “A Different Way,” has garnered itself immense airtime. It’s already been remixed by the likes of Bro Safari and ETC!ETC! who injected a darker dancefloor flair into the track and now, Kayzo has served up his own taking of the number. Expectedly, it’s an even […]

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