Archive | Zeds Dead

Zeds Dead give Gorgon City’s ‘Go Deep’ a melodic rework

Zeds Dead have spent the past two years exploring a variety of production styles, from their drum & bass collaboration with Jauz to their future bass work on “Blood Brothers” with Diskord & Reija Lee. The duo have now released a remix of Gorgon City‘s “Go Deep,” which reaches back to the melodic dubstep roots […]

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Crankdat spins some fresh IDs in new Diplo and Friends mix

Christian Smith, a.k.a. Crankdat became a breakout star through remixes for Zeds Dead, Jaden Smith, San Holo, and more. In addition, he’s added some equally successful originals to the portfolio, with his most recent being “Need Somebody.” Now, it seems this positive traction has caught Diplo‘s attention, as the rising producer has officially made his debut […]

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Zeds Dead drops off massive 1000Volts collaboration, “Kill ‘Em”

Zeds Dead have made a career out of destroying crowds with their endless canon of haymakers. Adding to their catalog, the duo are back again with “Kill ‘Em,” a ground-shaking collaboration featuring 1000Volts, the production and vocal duo of Redman and Jayceeoh. First previewed at EDC last month, DC and Hooks come through with the official […]

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Holy Ship! releases stacked 2019 lineup including REZZ, Claude VonStroke, NGHTMRE, Zeds Dead & More

Holy Ship! is notorious for selling out in a matter of minutes, and the Norwegian Cruise Lines’ ship turned floating EDM festival is set to do the same with the unveiling of the 2019 lineup. The two-weekend festival is set to take place with a four night sailing January 5-9, 2019 for the festival’s 12th sailing. […]

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Omar LinX and Hunter Siegel connect once again on ‘Celebrate’

For years, Toronto rapper, Omar LinX has been aligning himself with prominent faces in the EDM domain – most extensively with fellow Canadians and ubiquitous producer duo  Zeds Dead, most notably on their lauded 2012 Victor EP. LinX’s coarse, vigorous delivery of his feverishly conscious raps is the ideal accompaniment for a dubstep track. Most recently, LinX […]

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Must listen: Zeds Dead deliver bass laden remix of 3LAU’s ‘Touch’

Zeds Dead put their own “Touch” on the track of the same title from 3LAU’s debut album, Ultraviolet. As with all productions bearing the Zeds Dead stamp, the take is one of high caliber. The emotive original gains a quicker bpm count and bass laden additions in Zeds Dead’s remix. Joined by tasteful percussive accents and some […]

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Must listen: Zeds Dead deliver bass laden remix of 3LAU’s ‘Touch’

Zeds Dead put their own “Touch” on the track of the same title from 3LAU’s debut album, Ultraviolet. As with all productions bearing the Zeds Dead stamp, the take is one of high caliber. The emotive original gains a quicker bpm count and bass laden additions in Zeds Dead’s remix. Joined by tasteful percussive accents and some […]

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3LAU ramps up the energy with DnB remix of ‘Star Crossed’

3LAU had a big year thanks to the release of his widely anticipated LP, Ultraviolet. The album amassed over 40 million streams so far, and the Las Vegas-based DJ and producer is also set to release a full remix album of Ultraviolet, with two remixes done from the producer himself. The first is now out, and it is […]

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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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Moonrise releases stacked lineup with Diplo, Marshmello, Kaskade, and DJ Snake as headliners

Baltimore-based Moonrise Festival has released lineup for its 2018 iteration, and the artist roster is as impressive as any this summer, with headliners including Diplo, Marshmello, Kaskade, DJ Snake, NGHTMRE, and Zeds Dead. Headliners is a relative term because the festival will also see performances from the likes of Galantis, Illenium, Excision, and 3LAU among many […]

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Zeds Dead issue impressive sequel to their Deadbeats Radio dubstep series with second episode

Following the popularity of their “Old School Dubstep Throwback Episode,” Zeds Dead continue their saga with another impressive “All Dubstep” installment of their Deadbeats Radio label mix series. The special episodes are dedicated to exploring the full spectrum of dubstep, from the genre’s humble beginnings to the classics that influenced their own unique sound. In Deadbeats Radio 041, the boys […]

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Zeds Dead’s Deadbeats label announces star-studded second round of interactive tour

Fresh on the heels of their sold-out Miami Music Week showcase, where they plunged into deep the depths of bass and eccentricity, Zeds Dead has announced its Deadbeats label’s second annual tour. With a run of over 19 dates across the US, Zeds Dead promises s a fervent affair and exclusive extensive of its Deadbeats-ethos. […]

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​Zeds Dead share full lineup for 5th annual Red Rocks event, ‘DEADROCKS’

Zeds Dead are bringing their annual Deadrocks show to Red Rocks Amphitheater in Morrison, Colorado, and for their fifth occasion, the boys are surely pulling out all the stops. The two-day event boasts a hefty list of line-up support, with G Jones, Ekali, Psymbionic, Mad Zach and Deadbeats Records artist DNMO on July 2nd, and Rusko, EPROM, Habstrakt, Um..,  and Chuurch on July 3rd. Over the years, the Deadrocks event has become a sold-out family […]

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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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Minus Zero Festival brings the heat with complete 2018 lineup

For the past three-years, winter sports and music compatibly converged in Vermont under the auspices of the Minus Zero Festival. The winter sports and music festival will host its annual fourth edition at Vermont’s Mount Snow Resort, offering attendees the unique opportunity to hit the slopes of Vermont’s Green Mountains in between sets spun by renowned […]

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Drai’s Beachclub returns in 2018 with a massive flock of resident DJs

Las Vegas’ Drai’s Beachclub has unveiled an enormous schedule of programming for 2018 featuring such notable residents as A-Trak, Destructo and Zeds Dead, to name only a few. The rooftop club’s doors open on March 2nd and will feature seven sparkling pools in addition to the high energy sets it’s offering. With 30,000 square-feet of […]

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Spring Awakening’s monstrous phase two line-up is a who’s who of dance music

One week has passed since Spring Awakening unveiled their colossal 2018 line-up, amidst rumors that Resident Advisor accidentally leaked the second phase of the React Presents event. As it turns out, the rumors were true. The three-day festival returns to Chicago, Illinois, June 8 through 10, boasting the usual suspects over two headlining stages: from Afrojack and Tiësto to deadmau5 […]

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Weekend Rewind: Zeds Dead’s Deadbeats Radio 029 surveys the full spectrum of Drum n’ Bass

Following an announcement that they’d be taking time away from touring to focus on their Deadbeats radio show, Zeds Dead has delivered another robust mix. The Toronto duo has certainly never sacrificed quality in their weekly radio show output. Every few weeks or so, the boys keep their mixes fresh by introducing special guests or special themed mixes, such as their dubstep throwback […]

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Zeds Dead x Ganja White Night – Samurai

Bass maestros Zeds Dead and Ganja White Night teamed up for a smashing single titled “Samurai.” The track is haunting in essence, and breathes an air of suspense onto listeners’ necks before thrusting into chaos.“Samurai is what happens when you bring Hans Zimmer to a rave,” described the two groups.Zimmer would likely have a panic attack, though, […]

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Zeds Dead – DeadBeats Radio Episode #031 ft Hunter Siegel

Christened with the same name as the bass behemoth’s continually evolving imprint, Zeds Dead’s DeadBeats Radio show routinely curates the latest releases from DeadBeats labelmates and guests alike. Episode #031 of the weekly radio series sees Canadian DJ and “no neon” aesthetician Hunter Siegel hop in the DeadBeats cut as the featured guest mixer for […]

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