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Ever After Music Festival returns to Canada in June with sixth anniversary lineup

For six consecutive summers dating back to 2015, Ever After Music Festival has been ensuring that the nation of Canada has gotten a healthy intertwining of the bass and house music worlds. Making its three-day reappearance in its hometown of Kitchener, Ontario from June 12-14, Ever After Music Festival did not repress in curating an […]

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Good Morning Mix: Subtronics delivers a heavy-handed ‘NOW THATS WHAT I CALL RIDDIM VOL. 5’

The fifth installment in Subtronics’ NOW THAT’S WHAT I CALL RIDDIM series has arrived, and well, this one just hits different. Textured with shrill synth work and the metallic grit of Subtronics’ well-known bass lines, “VOLUME 5” occupies a raucous 30-minute time slot that packs a deafening one-two punch. daily reminder that i make mostly […]

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HiJinx Festival Selects: Bump cuts from artists slated to play the event’s second edition [Playlist]

With its inaugural year in the rearview, HiJinx Festival will return once more to the Pennsylvania Convention Center for a second year of unmediated momentum. From December 27-28, HiJinx’s bass itinerary will position headliners Bassnectar, Excision, Slander, Skrillex, Zeds Dead, Porter Robinson, and GRiZ before the crowd assembled in Philadelphia. A wonderland of low end […]

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Snails drops new collaboration-stacked EP, ‘World of Slime’

Self-proclaimed founder of grimy dubstep genre “vomitstep,” Snails is back with an eight-track EP packed to the brim with powerhouse collaborations courtesy of his own label Slugz Music. Snails is already an extremely accomplished bass music producer by himself, but combining his signature sound with the likes of Barely Alive, Kill the Noise, Sullivan King, […]

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Snails drops new collaboration-stacked EP, ‘World of Slime’

Self-proclaimed founder of grimy dubstep genre “vomitstep,” Snails is back with an eight-track EP packed to the brim with powerhouse collaborations courtesy of his own label Slugz Music. Snails is already an extremely accomplished bass music producer by himself, but combining his signature sound with the likes of Barely Alive, Kill the Noise, Sullivan King, […]

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Zeds Dead recruit Subtronics for forceful unveil of ‘Bumpy Teeth’ [Stream]

Zeds Dead has released their latest offering from their forthcoming We Are Deadbeats Vol. 4 label compilation. Entitled “Bumpy Teeth,” the joint Subtronics track clocks in as the Canadian duo’s last release of another fruitful year. Following their Urbandawn collaboration “Sound of the Underground,” the newest single diverges from the former’s drum n’ bass tinges, […]

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Dancing Astronaut’s Top Tracks of 2019

2019 has been a remarkable year for new music. The past twelve months brought with them a collection of highly anticipated LPs: Madeon‘s Good Faith, Avicii‘s posthumous Tim, Gesaffelstein‘s Hyperion, Illenium‘s ASCEND, along with a Flume mixtape. Notable collaborations like REZZ and Malaa‘s “Criminals,” Seven Lions, Wooli, Trivecta, and Nevve‘s “Island,” and GRiZ and Subtronics‘ […]

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Kayzo and Subtronics team up on surprising bass-heavy collaboration

Hardstyle and bass music specialist Kayzo has teamed up with riddim cyclops Subtronics for a truly unforgettable collaboration: “Braincase.” Both of these talented producers have had massive years full of performances and original releases. Welcome Records labelhead Kayzo, known for his intertwining of rock elements with bass anthems, embarked on headline tours and took over […]

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Dancing Astronaut’s Artists to Watch in 2020

2019 has been an undeniably remarkable year for electronic music, but what will the next decade bring? The Dancing Astronaut team has its fingers on the pulse of the coming months—notably artists who saw an immense upward trajectory in 2019 and are primed for a big 2020. In no particular order, we present our Artists […]

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Decadence reveals full lineup for NYE, featuring Skrillex, Dillon Francis, Zeds Dead, Illenium, and more

Arizona’s most coveted New Year’s Eve experience, Decadence, has revealed this year’s full lineup, and to no one’s surprise, it’s just as lethal as years past. Skrillex is returning for a second year in a row, while other high-caliber headliners look to end the year with a bang at the Rawhide Event Center just outside […]

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Subtronics talks about his latest ‘Wooked On Tronics’ EP

Subtronics released his new EP, Wooked On Tronics, after demolishing the dino-infested Prehistoric Paradox stage at Lost Lands over the weekend. The five-track project, including a collaboration with Moody Good, is yet another continuation of a year filled with milestones for the Philadelphia producer. From collaborations with Rusko, Ganja White Night, Snails, and his festival […]

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Subtronics and Snails connect for monstrous joint effort, ‘SNAILCLOPS’ [Stream]

Subtronics continues his seismic collaboration streak, this time with the kingpin of Slugz Music, Snails. The pair’s joint effort is titled “SNAILCLOPS,” a namesake logo combination and a menacing beast of bass. Beginning with an ominous mist, a jack-in-the-box crank melody, and clear “WARNING” vocal chops cropped straight out of a nuclear reactor meltdown scene, […]

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GRiZ goes hard on new Deadbeats EP, ‘Bangers[2].Zip’

GRiZ returns with a three-piece Bangers[2].Zip EP via Zeds Dead‘s Deadbeats imprint, which is a sequel to his Bangers[1].Zip from earlier this year. While the first edition had more of the electro-sax man’s funk and reggae leanings, this one runs in a heavier, more contemporary direction. The first track is a collaboration with up-and-coming bass […]

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Rusko teams up with Subtronics for a contemporary dubstep heater, ‘Bounce’

Rusko and Subtronics tap into their old school roots and infuse them with contemporary influences in new dubstep churner,“Bounce,” on Cyclops Recordings. Utilizing Subtronics stellar syncopation and sound design with Rusko’s signature elated wobbles and groove, listeners are met with a heavier style that shows off their shared writing efforts. The introduction presents a melodic […]

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NMF Roundup: Illenium delivers ‘Blood,’ Dillon Francis and Eptic link for ‘Let It Go’ on Monstercat + more

It’s most important day of the week: New Music Friday. With the overwhelming amount of tunes hitting the airwaves today, Dancing Astronaut has you covered with the latest edition of The Hot 25. Topping this week’s list is Illenium’s dark new single, “Blood,” with vocalist Foy Vance, followed by Eptic and Dillon Francis’ new Monstercat collaboration, “Let It […]

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NMF Roundup: Illenium delivers ‘Blood,’ Dillon Francis and Eptic link for ‘Let It Go’ on Monstercat + more

It’s most important day of the week: New Music Friday. With the overwhelming amount of tunes hitting the airwaves today, Dancing Astronaut has you covered with the latest edition of The Hot 25. Topping this week’s list is Illenium’s dark new single, “Blood,” with vocalist Foy Vance, followed by Eptic and Dillon Francis’ new Monstercat collaboration, “Let It […]

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Lost Lands unveils 2019 lineup with three Excision sets, Zeds Dead, NGHTMRE, Black Tiger Sex Machine + more

Back for its third year in the running, Lost Lands officially revealed its full lineup for 2019. Packed with fan favorites as well as fresh talent, the Excision-curated festival returns to Legend Valley, Ohio for three days of headbanger heaven Sept. 27-29. Since Lost Lands’ inception, creator Excision has continued working to improve the festival […]

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Bassrush unveils ground shaking compilation album with Caspa, Spag Heddy, Herobust and more

Bassrush has long been a staple of the United States bass music scene, with their events and stage takeovers present at festivals all over the country. Enlisting some of the top talent at their disposal, Bassrush have put together Bassrush Massive: The Album, a compilation project jam-packed with exciting new music. Mainstays and veteran bass deities […]

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Zeds Dead and Jauz release destructive ‘Lights Go Down’ remix EP

At the end of 2017, Zeds Dead and Jauz teamed up for the single, “Lights Go Down,” a drum and bass belter that may have helped launch the genre’s 2018 resurgence in the United States. Now, the producers have enlisted nine heavy hitters in the bass music scene, each giving a unique take on the intense […]

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Boogie T releases ‘2KFO’ remix album, announces BOOGIE T.RIO debut at Electric Forest

When Boogie T, real name Brock Thorton, received his first guitar at the ripe age of eight, little did the dubstep producer know that the gift from his grandparents would lead to a musical career that would include appearances at as Lollapalooza, Bonnaroo, Coachella, and EDC Vegas, to name a few. It wasn’t until Thorton heard […]

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