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Dexter’s Beat Laboratory Vol. 43

Dexter’s Beat Laboratory is a weekly collection of songs from DA music editor and staff writer Robyn Dexter. With a taste that can only be described as eclectic — to say nothing of a name that lends itself to punnery — DA is happy to present a selection of tracks personally curated by Dexter for your listening pleasure. House maven […]

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Valentino Khan – Lick It (Gammer remix)

Monstercat‘s hardstyle hero, Gammer, gave the similarly heavy-handed producer Valentino Khan‘s latest single “Lick It,” a dynamic makeover. Khan’s first original track of 2018, “Lick It” garnered attention upon the release of its provocative music video, in which a girl licks a number of foods and inanimate objects, as well as an elderly woman. Gammer’s multi-faceted reproduction […]

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Dexter’s Beat Laboratory Vol. 41

Dexter’s Beat Laboratory is a weekly collection of songs from DA music editor and staff writer Robyn Dexter. With a taste that can only be described as eclectic — to say nothing of a name that lends itself to punnery — DA is happy to present a selection of tracks personally curated by Dexter for your listening pleasure. San Francisco […]

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Slander switches it up with newest release ‘Slow Motion’

Slander has been on fire in 2018 with a stream of releases and collaborations giving their fans plenty to listen to. “Slow Motion,” which features Bret James, is their most recent addition, out now on Monstercat. Their newest track emulates its title with vocals seemingly being inserted in slow motion with a calming backdrop. The duo […]

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NMF Roundup: QUIX breaks down the barriers of bass with Matroda, Tourist channels massive ODESZA vibes, Ookay raps & more

The most important day of every week: New Music Friday. As each week brings a succession of new music from some of electronic music’s biggest artists, here’s a selection of tracks that shouldn’t be missed. Daktyl enlists MOONZz and lets his creativity run wild on “Weather.” The Him keeps it simple. The Spinnin’ Records release, “Broken […]

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Dexter’s Beat Laboratory Vol. 40

Dexter’s Beat Laboratory is a weekly collection of songs from DA music editor and staff writer Robyn Dexter. With a taste that can only be described as eclectic — to say nothing of a name that lends itself to punnery — DA is happy to present a selection of tracks personally curated by Dexter for your listening pleasure. In his Landscapes & Dimensions album […]

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Dion Timmer releases his dynamic track ‘Shiawase’ on Monstercat

Netherlands-based producer Dion Timmer has accomplished more than most kids his age. By the age of 10 Timmer had discovered dubstep and realized his passion for music. Fast forward about 7 years and now he has collaborated with Snails, Bro Safari, Adventure Club and gone on tour with Excision.  If that’s not enough, then hitting play on […]

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Bad Computer stuns with new single ‘Silhouette’

Monstercat is giving the world more great music with latest release by Bad Computer titled “Silhouette.” The 19-year-old Australian producer has been gaining momentum thanks to his unique sound, and the release of this track is no exception. Ethereal vocals by Skyelle resonate around the beautiful electronic chords. The track has a progressive house melody that […]

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Bad Computer stuns with new single ‘Silhouette’

Monstercat is giving the world more great music with latest release by Bad Computer titled “Silhouette.” The 19-year-old Australian producer has been gaining momentum thanks to his unique sound, and the release of this track is no exception. Ethereal vocals by Skyelle resonate around the beautiful electronic chords. The track has a progressive house melody that […]

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Dexter’s Beat Laboratory Vol. 39

Dexter’s Beat Laboratory is a weekly collection of songs from DA music editor and staff writer Robyn Dexter. With a taste that can only be described as eclectic — to say nothing of a name that lends itself to punnery — DA is happy to present a selection of tracks personally curated by Dexter for your listening pleasure. Just a […]

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Monstercat to revamp EDC Vegas Art Car

Just in time for one of EDM’s most quintessential weekends, independent label and omnipresent force in the electronic music domain, Monstercat has released the lineup for its second curation of EDC Vegas‘ Kalliope Art Car on May 19. Monstercat’s sensational first year at the 2017 Art Car featured a wildly attended set from Kayzo. This year, […]

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Darren Styles delivers hard dance track, ‘Switch’

As a sub-genre in the ever-changing, underground electronic scene, UK hardcore is making its way to the masses. As one of its primary facilitators, Darren Styles is following up a Monstercat release with his latest track, “Switch.” Primed by a 150+ BPM bassline and some looped vocal pitches, Styles merges a smooth guitar melody into a […]

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Pegboard Nerds give Celldweller’s ‘The Imperial March’ a drumstep re-up

Who better to celebrate Star Wars Day (“May the 4th be with you”) with a remix of Celldweller‘s “The Imperial March,” than Pegboard Nerds? Monstercat‘s favorite 8-bit Danish-Norwegian duo have brought new intensity and quirkiness to Celldweller’s now iconic three-year-old dance cover. The Nerds add to the original track’s catalogue of ubiquitous Darth Vader samples, […]

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First Listen: Soulji releases inaugural EP, ‘Black Mask’

After debuting the EP’s namesake track on Monstercat in March, mysterious label newcomer Soulji is finally releasing the six-track Black Mask to the world. The secretive artist has honed his alluring, haunting style over the course of the EP’s introductory track and following five songs. From the eerie, deep recesses of “You Shouldn’t Be Here” to the […]

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Grabbitz releases dynamic music video for ‘My Cloud’ featuring Shaq

Following the release of “Told Ya So” in September, Grabbitz kicked off 2018 with a dynamic single on Monstercat titled “My Cloud.” Upon the song’s release in January, the producer also teased that a music video would be coming as well. The visual side of “My Cloud” has finally hit the internet, flooded in Grabbitz’s signature yellow and […]

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Dyro – Feel It Coming

Dutch producer Dyro released a thrilling dubstep original titled, “Feel It Coming,” the artist’s first release for Monstercat. The energetic single features electrifying vocals, dark builds, and mesmerizing drops filled with vibrant synths and stunning waves of bass. Showcasing an ominous production full of deep, moving layers of sound, Dyro has crafted a tone saturated with unpredictable […]

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Dexter’s Beat Laboratory Vol. 36

Dexter’s Beat Laboratory is a weekly collection of songs from DA music editor and staff writer Robyn Dexter. With a taste that can only be described as eclectic — to say nothing of a name that lends itself to punnery — DA is happy to present a selection of tracks personally curated by Dexter for your listening pleasure. Just a […]

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Matroda delivers piping-hot house on his ‘Shut It Down’ EP

Croatian bass music producer, Matroda, has aligned himself with Monstercat, one of dance music’s premiere labels, for his latest EP, Shut It Down.  The 21-year-old’s first fierce success came when he teamed up with house icon, Chris Lake, for their “California” remix, which topped Beatport charts, racking up millions of streams across multiple platforms. In the past, […]

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