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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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Celebrate the fifth anniversary of Flume’s self-titled debut LP [Stream]

Five years in the electronic music space can seem like a lifetime, especially as this past half decade saw dance music grow into a $7 billion global enterprise. Production value, ticket sales, and arguably even talent are at an all time high in the social media age, with Flume a major standout. The Australian superstar started shaping the course of contemporary […]

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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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Inverted Silence – Fusion

Jazz has enjoyed one of the smoother forays into the electronic production spectrum. With soulful catalogs from the likes of Gramatik, GRiZ, and Haywyre gaining popular traction year after year, the crossovers between jazz and soul’s inherent room for improvisation and rhythm continue to be explored in exciting new ways. One such explorer, Netherlands-based producer […]

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Listen to Oregon Eclipse live sets from CloZee, Bassnectar, Minnesota, and more

A considerable amount of time has passed since the Oregon Eclipse Gathering,  but exclusive sets continue to appear online as artists upload their live acts or, in some cases, even go as far as to re-record their sets.Now former attendees and eclipse chasers from around the globe can now enjoy sets from the likes of Bassnectar, Minnesota, CloZee, and […]

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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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Pretty Lights is slowly & successfully building his movement [Event Review]

 1Pretty Lights is slowly & successfully building his movement (Event Review)When Pretty Lights announced his record label was evolving into the newly-minted Pretty Lights Movement, many caught a tiny glimpse into what Derek Vincent Smith had in store for the evolution of his growing family. It was around the time of his Episodic Tour: Season Two Premiere at The Gorge Amphitheater […]

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Psymbionic releases ‘Almost Human’ mixtape with tons of unreleased music

Bass music tastemaker and Gravitas labelhead Psymbionic has released his first mixtape in more than a year. The Austin-based artist is calling his newest sonic venture into genre-crossing electronic music the “Almost Human” mixtape.The hour-long mix takes listeners deep into a wormhole of sound covering the entire bass music gamut: from glitch-hop, breakbeat, and dubstep influences to the future funk, jamtronica […]

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Tipper releases multi-dimensional glitch-hop masterpiece with 4-track EP ‘Lattice’

UK producer Dave Tipper has been relatively quite since his solar eclipse special event, 4321, held last month in central Missouri. Now, the “godfather of glitch” has climbed out of the woodworks to release his 4-track EP, Lattice.Chock full of material that the producer has been playing at his themed gatherings over the past year, Lattice does a tremendous […]

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Launchpad 41: Bass to shake up the weekend

Launchpad is a playlist series showcasing music we love, hand selected by our staff. The tracks come from both emerging and mainstream artists; it’s all about the quality and the unexpected. If you’d like your music featured in Launchpad, submit it for consideration here.Festival season has wound down for the most part, but there is no shortage of […]

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Gramatik & Balkan Bump – Aymo feat. Talib Kweli

The godfather of funk, Gramatik, is back once again with a funky Balkan-inspired tune. “Aymo” is the latest single from Gramatik’s upcoming release RE:COIL Part 1 —  set todrop on October 20.With this fresh new track featuring the deliciously diverse work of trumpeter Balkan Bump and the remarkable lyrics of hip-hop legend Talib Kweli. “Aymo” features a vast […]

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The Glitch Mob’s Ooah releases his Envision Festival set under his downtempo alias, Of Porcelain

There are transformational music festivals, and there is Costa Rica’s Envision Festival. Held annually deep in the Latin American jungles, just off the beaches of the Pacific, the Spring time gathering boasts thought-leading workshops, world class yoga, and cutting-edge music. What better place then for a burner like Josh Mayer to pull out a rare solo performance as his […]

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G Jones & EPROM release new genre-bending bass single from their forthcoming EP

Emerging from the resurgence of “underground” bass music are two producers — G Jones and EPROM, respectively — who carry a similar artistic ethos and musical directionality. In the spirit of collaboration, the two have joined forces ywt again on a brand new genre-bending single titled “Hysteria.”The track comes as a high-intensity, experimentally-driven bass gem that takes frantic twists […]

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Elektronomia – Disco Boy (Original Mix)

Elektronomia is a regular on NoCopyrightSounds and is known for playful, dancing synth melodies sprinkled across everything from glitch hop to progressive house music.With each release, the anonymous producer brings something new to the table. With the latest release, Elektronomia brings a lighthearted glitch hop track called “Disco Boy.” The track, along with much of the producer’s […]

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Wax Motif & ANGELZ – Five Alarm (Original Mix)

Bringing together two recognizable names on this end-of-summer release, producers ANGELZ and Wax Motif have joined together to produce their joint collaboration, “Five Alarm.” With its release and the recent signing of Wax Motif on Tchami‘s imprint label, Confession, the two artists from opposite sides of the world bring out the best of each others’ talents to create […]

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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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Mad Zach – Blackout (Original Mix)

Bouncing from one release to another this month alone, Deadbeats signee Mad Zach shows talent unlike any other on the roster. An idiosyncratically powerful addition to the label, his latest single “Blackout” pushes boundaries as the track falls within the glitch hop realm, a stimulating change from the label’s last few releases. Known for scouting impressive […]

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Watch Pretty Lights Live perform at The Gorge Amphitheatre

It is becoming widely known across the dance community that Derek Vincent Smith is fostering a weighty cult following with his glitchy brand of “future analog” sound and his stunning live performances. Some might even call it a “PL Movement,” as fans flock to all corners of the country to never miss a beat.Everything came to a head this weekend […]

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