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Exclusive: Space Jesus & Digital Ethos – Gang Fire

Space Jesus has been called the “bass messiah” by Bassrush. Digital Ethos, whose recent collaboration with Bassnectar has quickly amassed him a sizable following, is a newcomer who fuses minimalist dubstep with a West Coast bass sound design. Both are masters of the experimental bass category, with Jedi-like senses for moving their crowd slow and […]

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Exclusive: LSDREAM – OBLIVION

Aliases that are aesthetically and conceptually distinct from an artist’s wheelhouse represent departures from the usual and allow for the flexing of creativity.  Brillz has now unveiled a new alter ego in the form of LSDREAM. A project that has long occupied Brillz’s time, LSDREAM signals a new sonic venture, notable for his trap oriented productions. […]

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PEEKABOO releases debut EP, ‘Imposters,’ on WAKAAN

PEEKABOO may have just launched his music career one year ago, but his space-laced beats commanded attention from bass fans and artists immediately. The Detroit-based producer has already garnered support from the likes of REZZ, RL Grime, Bassnectar, Dubloadz and Caspa. He’s also managed to catch the eye of label boss Liquid Stranger, who now welcomes […]

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Liquid Stranger recruits heavy weight line-up for 23-track WAKAAN compilation, ‘Convoy’

By definition, “convoy” is an “escort for protection.” In other words, a resourceful, armed group of likeminded individuals who travel together and uphold the same values. This is a concept that Liquid Stranger’s WAKAAN imprint retains with it’s 23-track compilation, Convoy. The compilation features a variety of artists who share the same vision – from the bass scene’s biggest names […]

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Esseks dips into realms unknown with ‘A HOLE IN THE FOURTH WALL’ EP

Liquid Stranger’s WAKAAN imprint is one label who’s leading the way to bring visibility to underground, experimental bass music. With an artist roster that boasts electronic music’s most promising up-and-coming names in bass, including Minnesota, Space Jesus, Dirt Monkey, and Freddy Todd, it’s no wonder Brooklyn-based producer, Esseks, has chosen the imprint for his newest creative […]

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Exclusive: Minnesota – Edge

As he prepares for the release of his Curio EP on March 9, Minnesota has unleashed a powerful, six-minute journey called “Edge.” The lengthy track shows the producer flexing his production skills in all areas of bass music. Minnesota breaks “Edge” into two parts, offset by a thought-provoking interlude about halfway through. Glitchy vocals ask the listener […]

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