Archive | k?d

Stream full length sets from Tomorrowland 2018’s opening day

Tomorrowland commenced the first of its two consecutive weekends of 2018 production on July 20, attracting an array of top electronic talent to Boom, Belgium for the festival’s opening day. While Tomorrowland will continue to live stream select sets throughout the weekend, listeners can relive their favorite performances from Tomorrowland’s first day of action with […]

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Glitch Boy – goodbye lullaby

As if k?d hadn’t already impressed fans enough with his cinematic soundscapes and impeccable sound design, the young producer has decided to switch things up a bit under a new alias: glitch boy. After releasing “glitch boy” last May, a mysterious Soundcloud account appeared as glitch boy himself. Within two months after k?d’s release, glitch […]

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k?d releases futuristic original, ‘Zero One’

k?d returns with the otherworldly single, “Zero One.” The new single features robotic, distorted vocal samples, energetic beats, and ominous climaxes. Showcasing an innovation categorized by suspenseful builds and shocking drops, k?d masters an intense style that is surely not for the faint-hearted. Known for his colorful originals and striking remixes, k?d creates an intriguing […]

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k?d releases dreamy original, ‘New Future’

Producer k?d has released an electrifying original titled, “New Future.” The track begins with colorful harmonic chords, and as it builds, distorted vocals are incorporated into the flow of dreamy sounds. The main melody is full of surprises as many layers of different samples are compiled together to create an otherworldly vibe. Mellow interludes give the […]

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k?d helps Insomniac usher in new playlist series, ‘Sounds That Never Sleep’ [Stream]

After debuting a brand new logo earlier in the year, the Insomniac brand continues to traverse new terrain. Cue “Sounds That Never Sleep,” a Spotify-supported playlist presented by Insomniac Records. “Sounds That Never Sleep” will curate new releases from artists slated to perform at approaching Insomniac events, while also featuring special guest artist takeovers each […]

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Old school meets new school as Wolfgang Gartner and k?d join forces on ‘Banshee’

Complextro house isn’t dead — not as long as Wolfgang Gartner is around. The veteran producer’s name is synonymous with the complextro movement that sparked around a decade ago and helped boost EDM into the mainstream. While Wolfgang’s style has evolved considerably since the “Space Junk” days, young, fresh talent like k?d seem to be keeping […]

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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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Dancing Astronaut’s 2017 Breakout Artists of the Year

Runners-Up San Holoby Bella Bagshaw2017 has landed Sander van Dijck – more widely known as the Star Wars-alluding San Holo – in the throes of prosperity. This year alone, the Dutch artist embarked on an international tour amongst sold out crowds, continued to experiment both sonically and with his live aesthetics, and worked to facilitate the success of his budding label, bitbird.After making […]

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K?d enthralls in dazzling remix of The Chainsmokers’ ‘Young’

Late last year, Dancing Astronaut named K?d as one of 2017’s artists to watch. Since then, the enigmatic newcomer has cemented his standing of successful anonymity. He kicked off the new year with spellbinding new material and shortly followed through with his hotly-anticipated, mindbending collaboration with REZZ. Considering his involvement with the EDM powerhouse duo, The Chainsmokers, who’ve tapped K?d […]

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K?d unleashes new collaboration with Blair, ‘Distance’

Listeners never quite know what to expect when news of a new k?d song hits the internet. Will it be a dark, bass-heavy creation like “Fourth Impact” with REZZ or a lighter, brighter track like “Lose Myself?” The versatile producer continuously surprises his fans with each new production.This time, he’s leaning on the lighter side for his […]

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K?D and Medasin team up for rumbling ‘1234’

K?D and Medasin have teamed up for a new single titled “1234.” The pulsing bassline is complimented by an eclectic mixture of sounds, synths, and mixed vocals.The rumbling house track has an other-worldly vibe to it, and the best part is that the pair have made it a free download. As two of the most interesting up-and-coming producers on the scene, […]

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Something Wicked: The Asylum reveals 2017 spine-tingling lineup featuring Above & Beyond, Marshmello, Tiësto, & more

Creep closer — if you dare — into the eerie-air of The Asylum, a ghoulish musical underworld from Disco Donnie Presents, promising its attendees the most haunted Halloween Weekend imaginable.Squirming and slithering its way back to the Sam Houston Race Park of Houston, Texas, this year’s sinister selection of artistry is sure to bring forth a perfectly wicked […]

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Listen to K?d’s full EDC Las Vegas 2017 set

Last month, K?d played his inaugural EDC set on the Cosmic Meadow stage and the hour-long offering is now live on Soundcloud. The producer’s bass-heavy debut at Las Vegas Motor Speedway includes a mix of originals alongside fresh reworks of Daft Punk, RL Grime, Porter Robinson and more. The soundscapes in K?d’s high energy set range from feel […]

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The Weeknd (Feat. Daft Punk) – Starboy (K?d Remix)

In his short, yet momentous tenure, K?d has appeared to embrace a duality in his style. The majority of the young artist’s tracks tend to veer in either a dark, industrial direction (ie. “Vindicta” and his REZZ collaboration, “Fourth impact“) or a celestial blend of electronica and future bass elements (ie. “Glitch Boy” and “Lose Myself“). In his […]

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k?d x Varien – Catherine (Original Mix)

K?d has continued his respectable run of 2017 releases, this time teaming up with talented musician and composer Varien for an otherworldly bass track, “Catherine.”The collaboration is perfectly summed up by its artwork: dark, moody, and borderline creepy. Just how deep does this duo dare to go? The answer: incredibly deep. The bass on “Catherine” is pounding, with […]

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k?d – glitch boy [Free Download]

K?D, one of dance music’s fastest rising stars, is back with a glitch heavy single that combines his staple Japanese vocal chops with pixelated production elements to create a euphoric, yet mystical aura. It’s a solid follow-up to his Billboard charting single “Lose Myself,” and continues the momentum for the young prodigy in 2017. If […]

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Eight things we learned from Illenium’s Reddit AMA

Coloradoan producer Illenium has been making a name for himself over the past few years with his innovative style of melodic beats, massive collaborations and his debut album, Ashes. This summer, he seems to be on almost every major festival lineup, with stops at Bonnaroo, Electric Forest, EDC, Firefly, and more. In preparation for this ambitious […]

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Eight things we learned from Illenium’s Reddit AMA

Coloradoan producer Illenium has been making a name for himself over the past few years with his innovative style of melodic beats, massive collaborations and his debut album, Ashes. This summer, he seems to be on almost every major festival lineup, with stops at Bonnaroo, Electric Forest, EDC, Firefly, and more. In preparation for this ambitious […]

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