Archive | Mixtape

Catch a vibe with Colby J’s new ‘Mid Summer Night’s Dream’ mixtape

Colby J is building a name for himself concocting well-rounded blends of disco, funk, soul, and blog era house, bringing his deep crates together to create a growing series of dynamic mixtapes. While there’s no shortage of LA-based up-and-comers tinkering with 808 drum arrangements and 909 snares, Colby J rather draws his inspiration in the […]

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Lane 8 eases listeners into spring with his first mix of 2018

One is bound to find something wonderful in your mid-week work hour musings so long as you let Lane 8 soundtrack your day. The This Never Happened label head has just unleashed the first installment of his 2018 seasonal mixtape series, a regular fixture in his catalog since 2013. Lane 8’s Spring 2018 Mixtape is the first we’ve seen […]

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Rinzen gives a glimpse into his personal crate with release of debut mixtape, ‘The Prologue’

Deadmau5 has a proven A&R knack for spotting emerging talent, and historically, he’s equipped them to go off and take over their own corners of the ever-growing EDM empire. If the career trajectories of artists like REZZ or Skrillex serve as any indication, then we have another star on our hands with Rinzen. The LA-based mau5trap recruit, currently […]

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Diplo serves up an hour of hip-hop heat in new ‘Give & Go’ mixtape

Diplo recently added his two cents to the NBA’s All Star weekend, dropping off an hourlong basketball-themed mixtape, Give & Go. Following a recent stylistic shift with DRAM on “Look Back,” the Mad Decent head revisits his firmly planted hip-hop roots, coming through with a souped-up ode to America’s most popular genre. The new mix rounds together a rhyming highlight reel […]

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Whethan and Louis the Child release collaborative mixtape, ‘Honey’

18 year old up-and-comer Whethan teamed up with fellow Chicago natives Louis the Child to release a surprise collaborative mixtape, Honey. The high profile collaboration sees the two producers experiment with a left of center body of work, one in which their respective production touchstones accent each other in bubbling fashion.Whether its the carbonated synths on “Monkey Bars,” thick layered bass on “drip drip,” or […]

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TIL: Tom Hardy actually has bars? Actor’s rap mixtape from 1999 surfaces

Every now and then, the internet proves to be more than…just the single most defining feature of modern society.Among the endless collection of memes and trolls, occasionally the online experience does procure some decent finds — like troves of unreleased Skrillex cuts, or this shamelessly iconic Daft Punk fan. This time, the internet has bestowed us with […]

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Excision announces release date for annual Shambhala mix

Excision‘s seismic Shambhala mix has become a highly anticipated annual hour-long bass music enterprise to watch out for. Now, two months overdue on its release, the dubstep producer has just announced via his Twitter that the mix is undergoing its finishing touches. Excision has had a wildly successful year, having just wrapped his inaugural Lost Lands festival in the Midwest, […]

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Future & Young Thug team up for surprise ‘Super Slimey Mixtape’

The old rules of the music industry are disregarded more and more with each day. The modern model of streaming has made the old, methodical rollout of album releases essentially obsolete. It should be no surprise then, that the powerhouse duo of Future and Young Thug chose to surprise fans with the unannounced release of a new […]

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Zeds Dead deliver masterful Deadbeats 017: ‘Old School Dubstep Throwback Episode’

Zeds Dead have churned out another installment of their label mix series, Deadbeats Radio, which gives fans the chance to hear the latest tracks from the boys and their entourage. However, DEADBEATS RADIO #017 is not just any episode, as the duo behind Zeds Dead have cooked up a very special “Old School Dubstep Throwback” show to take listeners on a […]

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Pluto launches all-original “outer thoughts” mixtape series

The legacy of teenage electronic music stars is strong, if idols like Martin Garrix and Madeon are anything to go by, and rising producer Pluto is here to carry the torch forward. The 17-year-old artist from Pennsylvania has only been active for a year, but in that short time he’s toured most major North American […]

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Pluto launches all-original “outer thoughts” mixtape series

The legacy of teenage electronic music stars is strong, if idols like Martin Garrix and Madeon are anything to go by, and rising producer Pluto is here to carry the torch forward. The 17-year-old artist from Pennsylvania has only been active for a year, but in that short time he’s toured most major North American […]

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Lane 8 releases eclectic new ‘Fall 2017’ mixtape

Daniel Goldstein, the man behind the subtle and yet complex Lane 8 sound, has just released a new two-and-a-half hour long mixtape as the 18th installment in his seasonal mix tape vault. The San Francisco-based producer’s “Fall 2017” edition is an eclectic, relaxing, and wildly colorful deep/chill accompaniment, with it’s long build-ups, budding bass lines, and playful […]

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GRiZ Surprises Fans With Second Installment of ‘Chasing the Golden Hour Part 2’

GRiZ surprised listeners today with the second installment of the mixtape Chasing the Golden Hour. This release follows a massive weekend featuring three back to back sold-out performances, including two Red Rocks headliners. In 2015, GRiZ amazed fans with Chasing the Golden Hour Pt. 1. Straying from his usual style, the free release spread like […]

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Benzi shares ninth summer installment of ‘Get Right Radio’

Among the east and west coast DJ circles, trading Benzi edits is almost like a right of passage. He gives his fans transparent access to an endless trove of personalized reworks and hand-crafted remixes, and throughout the year gifts fans with updates to his famous Girl Trapz mix series. Though, once a year since 2008, in the thick of […]

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Former Flosstradamus member YehMe2 releases 28-track mixtape [Free Download]

Former Flosstradamus member YehMe2 has been busy in the studio since the duo announced their split late last year. Taking a step away from the “HDY NATION” festival trap sound, YehMeh2 is moving towards a mellower direction that is wildly fun and experimental.His newest project, the second release in the Steal This Mixtape (STMT) series, reaches deep in the […]

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Colby J drops a history lesson with funky new ‘Disco Demolition’ mixtape

Disco sucks. Or does it? Ask emerging Los Angeles-based selector Colby J., and you might find yourself in for a much-needed house history lesson.Embracing the sonic sensibilities of the seventies and eighties, Colby J. offers up a flawless, ultra-funky hour-long mix cleverly titled “Disco Demolition” as his first major solo project since his former group, The Interns’, recent disbandment. […]

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Let Kasbo’s dreamy new mixtape soundtrack your summer

Swedish producer Kasbo is showing off his dreamy side with the incredible first installation of his new mixtape series “Cry / Dance.” The multitalented artist has built an international following with his unique originals and innovative remixes and has promised that the mix series will highlight music and friends he’s picked up along the way.The first installation doesn’t […]

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SAYMYNAME delivers heavy-handed new mix ahead of HARD Summer [Exclusive]

Giving SAYMYNAME a festival PA system may be a dangerous idea. The burgeoning Los Angeles beat-maker is lined up to play HARD Summer‘s tenth anniversary festival in August, and if his new mixtape serves as any indication, ear plugs will be an absolute necessity…for safety purposes. Producing behind a moniker that was inspired by a Headhunterz track, […]

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Lane 8 drops sizzling two hour summer 2017 mixtape

Lane 8 has released a powerful two hour mixtape with a variety of blissful house music that will transform any party or playlist. This mixtape very much celebrates the announcement of the producer’s “Summer Gatherings” series, a set of four shows building on his no-cell-phones allowed “This Never Happened” show concept from last year. With an […]

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Listen To Kill The Noise’s Massive Collab With Snails, Sullivan King & Jonah Kay In His ‘Killuminati’ Mixtape

Kill The Noise is set to kick off his Killuminati Tour soon and he has delivered quite the mix to get ready to! He packed his Killuminati Mixtape with 50 tracks including some unreleased gems. One of those unreleased gems is his massive collab with Snails, Sullivan King & Jonah Kay which starts the mix. So check out the madness above and the tracklist and tickets below. Tickets: Killuminati Tour KTN X SNAILS X SULLIVAN KING X JONAH KAY – ??? ZOMBOY – GET WITH THE PROGRAM feat. OV (EPTIC x TRAMPA REMIX) RICKYXSAN x DIRTY AUDIO – GETTIN THAT […]

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