Archive | future funk

Exclusive: Opiuo unveils the glitchy ‘Botrok’ ahead of forthcoming EP

Oscar Davey-Wright, better known as the innovative funky and futuristic bass music producer Opiuo, has revealed a new single “Botrok.” The New Zealand-born producer has been making his rounds on the US-circuit opening for the likes of Pretty Lights, GRiZ, and Bassnectar. Arriving as the first single off his forthcoming EP Syzygy, Dancing Astronaut is immensely pleased to exclusively unveil “Botrok.” A vibrant […]

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Big Gigantic release annual ‘Winter Chill Mix’ Vol. 4 [Free Download]

With the advent of winter comes a dearth of the massive festivals that define the warmer months so thoroughly. Luckily for those in the dance music community, the colder months often bring some new fiery, high-profile mixes to warm the soul. From RL Grime’s chilling Halloween IV mix to Excision’s heated Shambhala mix (out November […]

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Marvel Years – Bigger Than We Feel ft. JuBee

Cory Wythe, the electro-soul producer and instrumentalist behind Marvel Years, is a promising young talent out of Vermont. His artful blend of dance music and soul-shredding guitar offers a unique hybrid of glitch, retro-funk, classic rock, jazz, and hip-hop that has gained support from Pretty Lights, Michal Menert, Gravitas Recordings, and Gem & Jam Festival. Coming off the release of his EP, The Arrival, […]

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Stream The Russ Liquid Test’s genre-bending 7-track ‘World Gone Crazy’ EP

The Russ Liquid Test‘s future-oriented funk and jazz stylings continues to gain momentum across the live jamtronica scene. The New Orleans-based trio — known for their clean fusion of live instrumentation, psychedelic visuals, and digital sound design — have just capped off a mind-blowing Suwannee Hulaween performance as one of the last stops along their extensive fall tour.On Nov. 3, The Russ Liquid Test […]

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Gramatik releases versatile 6-track ‘Re:Coil Part I’ EP, announces launch of ‘GRMTK’ cryptocurrency token

Currently on his massive 26-date European “Re:Coil” tour, electro-funk pioneer Gramatik has returned with his highly-anticipated Re:Coil Part I EP. While on tour, Gramatik will also be launching his very own cryptocurrency coin — what he’s dubbing GRMTK — giving him complete control over the distribution of his media via a decentralized entertainment channel called Singular DTV. The GRMTK token will also make him the first “tokenized” […]

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Brasstracks – Brownstone ft BXRBER

Brooklyn-based duo Brasstracks have become known for crafting an electrifying live music outfit that fuses electronica, funk, hip-hop, indie-R&B, and whatever else strikes their fancy. Now the improvisational producing partnership — made up of Ivan Jackson and Conor Rayne — have enlisted the help of rising UK-native vocalist BXRBER on their newest original, titled “Brownstone.”Building upon a steady stream of […]

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WATCH: Louis Futon & GRiZ flip Tyler, The Creator’s ‘See You Again’

Earlier this week, Louis Futon and GRiZ released an impressively fun and funky flip of Tyler, The Creator’s “See You Again.” The video, a part of Louis Futon’s “Beat Challenge” series, follows a step-by-step guide to the production process, featuring the two jamming atop an dusky rooftop, ripping on guitars at an in-home studio, and chopping up […]

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Big Gigantic releases 15-track ‘Brighter Future’ remix album, feat. Kasbo, Kill The Zo, Sweaterbeats and more

Exactly one year has passed since Big Gigantic released their LP Brighter Future, which has been lauded as the pinnacle of the Boulder-based duo’s career.On Aug. 30, the jamtronica/hip-hop infused act, comprised of saxophonist Dom Lalli and drummer Jeremy Salken, surprised fans with a brand new 15-track remix compilation. On it, fans can expect to hear plenty super […]

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GRiZ shares chill 4/20 ballad with ProbCause & Jaye Pryme, ‘Smoke That’

Although GRiZ released a full 13-track Good Will Continue (Remixes) project just a little more than a week ago, the Colorado-based future funk artist has been busy in his home studio collaborating with some of his friends. After all, Grant Kwiecinski, the man behind GRiZ, is known for regularly hosting live studio feeds on his Facebook page for his beloved […]

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Premiere: GRiZ – Before I Go (AC Slater Remix)

Future funk producer, sexy saxophonist, and all-around spreader of good vibes, GRiZ, has been having a monumentally fun-filled 2017. The All Good Records  head is gearing up to kick off his Summer/Fall tour with a sold-out two-day Red Rocks run, where he will be premiering his first live band experience, on Labor Day weekend.As if all of this weren’t […]

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Psymbionic releases VIP remix of ‘Retroactive’ ahead of his remix EP

Psychedelic bass music taste maker and Gravitas label head Psymbionic has just reimagined his own tune “Retroactive” into a more fun, funky VIP version of the original off-kilter track, which is originally off his experimentally driven Vision LP.The Austin-based artist has taken the track to a more fun and imaginative direction filled with saxophone from the stunning Broadway […]

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Stream Opiuo’s bass-infused remix of GRiZ’s ‘PS GFY’

GRiZ shows no signs of slowing his “good times” roll anytime soon. Coming off his announcement of the Good Will Continue tour, which will feature two full nights of the first-ever GRiZ live band experience at Red Rocks, the Boulder-based future funk master has recently blacked out his socials to focus on rinsing his next album.In honor of one such […]

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GRiZ begins rolling out first phase of 2017 fall tour, ‘Good Will Continue’

GRiZ is heading back on the road to shout “funk bad vibes” loud and proud across the country. The man behind the artist, Grant Kwiecinski, who just wrote a daring HuffPo OP-ED, has been busy headlining major festivals all over the country amongst rumors that he is working on a new album.Today, June 26, Grant Kwiecinski has […]

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String Cheese, Bassnectar, GRiZ top 2017 Suwannee Hulaween line-up

The creative minds behind Suwannee Hulaween have revealed their 2017 lineup at Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, Florida. Set for October 27-29, the diverse musical talent alone is evidence of how organizers are attempting to level up the experience.The fifth annual gathering offers a wide-reaching exposé of live and electronic music’s finest, with a curated blend of […]

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