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Snails and Big Gigantic release a slimy music video for ‘Feel The Vibe’

Snails and Big Gigantic release their new music video for “Feel The Vibe,” by Collie Buddz. The single was originally released off Canadian vomitstep producer’s album, The Shell, which was also the name for his slimy dubstep-infested tour. With trippy alien animation intertwined with Snails’ normal life, this music video is a fun contrast between what […]

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Snails and Kill The Noise team up with Sullivan King and Jonah Kay for new heavy metal bass track, “Shake The Ground”

Snails has teamed up with Kill The Noise, affectionately self-dubbed Kill The Snails, to create a heavy-handed metal/dubstep hybrid featuring Sullivan King and Jonah Kay. The new face melter, titled “Shake The Ground” finds Snails and Kill The Noise in the booth together ahead of their slated back-to-back performance at HARD Summer in August. Enlisting […]

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Snails unveils his own newly minted imprint, Slugz Music

After three long years of pioneering the “Vomitstep” genre, Snails finally released his long-awaited debut studio LP, The Shell. So what could be next for the Canadian party boy producer? Why, birthing his very own record label of course. The Vomitstep pioneer has officially announced the creation of Slugz Music via his Facebook page. In what is sure […]

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Space Laces delivers with new EP, ‘Overdrive’

Ian Slider, more popularly known as Space Laces, is ascending the ranks into bass notoriety thanks to high profile collaborations and remixes with the likes of Snails and Excision. His ascenst will only continue now that the producer has released his debut EP, Overdrive, out now on Never Say Die Records. The six track compilation features collaborations […]

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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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North Coast boasts diverse 2018 lineup featuring Miguel, Axwell ^ Ingrosso, Jamiroquai & more

Chicago’s North Coast Music Festival unveiled the diverse lineup for its ninth edition, returning to Union Park August 31–September 2. This year’s headliners include Jamiroquai, Miguel, Axwell ^ Ingrosso, DJ Snake, The Revivalists, and Yellow Claw. Additional artists performing at “Summer’s Last Stand” include Vulfpeck, Snails, RL Grime, Gramatik, and more. This year, North Coast will […]

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Jauz & Snails – Motherfuckers

Few things announce intentions as well as a strategic use of “Motherfucker.” Keenly aware of this fact, Jauz and Snails named their gripping new collaboration “Motherfuckers.” An eponymous sample drops all sense decorum in the first few seconds as the track’s tension builds. Unsurprising, given both producers’ status at the forefront of bass-heavy music, the […]

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HARD Summer delivers mind-bending 2018 lineup loaded with special back-to-back performances

HARD Summer is pulling out all the stops for the upcoming edition of the festival, led by one of the event’s most memorable lineups to date. Slated for August 4 – 5, and returning to a familiar venue at Fontana’s Auto Club Speedway, HARD’s flagship event is sticking to their tried and true playbook of marquee […]

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Insomniac fills out robust 2018 EDC week with over 25 artists and 14 new shows

Insomniac added over 25 new artists and 14 events to the fifth annual EDC week in Las Vegas, coinciding with the festival’s 22nd annual installment.  In doing so, the festival welcomes 14 signature party experiences during the week of May 16–23, including the hardstyle focused Basscon Pool Party and two dubstep-fueled Bassrush parties, along with a variety […]

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Shambhala announces initial 2018 lineup: Claude Von Stroke, Destructo, Feed Me, Gramatik, Christian Martin, Mr. Carmack, Opiuo, & more

After celebrating a historic two decades last year, Shambhala Music Festival returns to the pristine Salmo River Ranch in British Columbia, Canada, on August 10–13, 2018. Organizers of the transformational event have already dangled some tantalizing teasers in REZZ, The Glitch Mob, Kyle Watson, and DJ QBert. Today, the festival announces the first phase for its 21st annual edition.  This year’s roster will boast […]

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HARD set to host cosmicMEADOW stage at EDC Las Vegas 2018

HARD events is set to host the cosmicMEADOW stage at this year’s edition of EDC Las Vegas, set to take place on May 18–20 at Las Vegas’ Motor Speedway. The stage programming, the first curatorial effort from HARD since 2014, will feature such heavy hitters as A-Trak, Zeds Dead, Mike Will Made It, Tchami vs Malaa, […]

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Lil Uzi Vert, Illenium, SNAILS among final additions to BUKU 2018 line-up

BUKU Music + Art Project has just announced the final lineup additions for their seventh annual festival, held March 9–10, 2018 at Mardi Gras World in downtown New Orleans. Set across five unique stages, including the backdrop of an abandoned early 20th Century power plant and a warehouse featuring the city’s iconic Mardi Gras floats, the urban two-day […]

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Snails finally drops long-awaited ‘Break It Down’ along with wild music video

Back in 2015, French-Canadian bass maestro Snails was a featured guest on an episode of Skrillex‘s OWSLA Radio residency on Apple Music. Between bouts of friendly banter, the superstar DJs showcased two hours worth of tracks in their personal rotations, even going as far as previewing unreleased selects over the air for each other. One such […]

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Snails releases Vol. 5 of SNAILEDIT! mix series [Stream]

Snails’ vomitstep chronicles continue in Vol. 5 of the dub designer’s SNAILEDIT! mix series. The fifth installment arrives as Snails’ prepares to close out the North American leg of his The Shell tour, in support of his similarly titled debut. Rife with IDs, the mix organizes what Snails declares to be many “…unreleased songs from close friends,” […]

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MUST LISTEN: Snails’ star-studded debut album ‘The Shell’ is a vestige of filth and grime

If there’s one thing Montreal-based producer Snails has become synonymous with, its his slime-coated, grime-ridden brand of “Vomitstep” bass. When the up-and-comer released “Slugz” back in 2014, the menacing trap production would then incite the young producer’s ascension into dubstep notoriety. Hard to believe that nearly three years would pass before Snails would take the next step in his career with the release of […]

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[UPDATED] Snails & Waka Flocka Flame team up for ominous single, ‘WFSU,’ album release date announced

Renowned for his distinct liquid dubstep sound, Snails has teamed up with one of hip-hop’s finest, Waka Flocka Flame to produce an energetic, cryptic original titled, “WFSU.” The weighty, sinister sounding single features reckless, addicting lyrics complimented by Waka Flocka’s raspy, ominous verses over Snails’ signature bruising 808s.The two create the perfect concoction of weighty, dark […]

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Snails & NGHTMRE – Only Want U (feat. Akylla) [Original Mix]

Snails and NGHTMRE are two heavyweights when it comes to raucous doses of bass, and thus it’s no surprise that their new collaboration “Only Want U” is highly anticipated. As expected, the track packs a significant punch but also some conspicuous diversions from their usual sounds.The track has an anthemic feel from the beginning, with […]

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