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WHIPPED CREAM drops heavy remix of ZHU’s ‘Desert Woman’

Electronic artist WHIPPED CREAM has been defining her status as one of the top-tier talents to watch out for in 2019, and her most recent remix of ZHU‘s “Desert Woman” shows she has no sign of stopping. Drawing early inspiration from the likes of Boys Noize, Dog Blood, Eprom, Baauer and others, WHIPPED CREAM has […]

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Sunday Morning Medicine Vol 162, with ZHU, Mat Zo, Luttrell, + more

Sunday Morning Medicine is a feature from Dancing Astronaut dedicated to the mellower side of electronic music. We bring you our favorite therapeutic selections—old and new—in attempts to alleviate the agonizing effects of a long weekend of partying. Mat Zo is turning the key on our Sunday Morning Medicine ignition this week, with his funky, […]

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The world needs to hear this new Sofi Tukker & Zhu collaboration

Sofi Tukker is cruising full steam ahead in 2019, coming off a recent Grammy nomination to release a brand new single “Mi Rumba” alongside fellow Grammy-nominated producer ZHU. The NY-based duo was nominated for best Dance/Electronic Album with their debut album “Treehouse,” which is their second nomination following their viral 2017 hit “Drinkee.” By the sound […]

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Gesaffelstein, Major Lazer, SZA, and Tyler, The Creator top the Governors Ball 2019 lineup

The summer festival circuit is already starting to heat up, with major festivals gearing up unload their 2019 lineups. Closely following Coachella‘s recently released billing, Governors Ball has delivered their 2019 roster, topped by Tyler, The Creator, Florence + The Machine, Major Lazer, Nas, The Strokes, and SZA. Programming an incredibly well-rounded blend of talent […]

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Dancing Astronaut’s Top Tracks of 2018

Paring down an entire year’s worth of songs is no easy feat. 2018 saw the explosion of songs like ZEDD‘s “The Middle” and Calvin Harris and Dua Lipa‘s “One Kiss,” dominating both the dance music charts and the radio airwaves. Ear-catching tracks like these, along with fan favorites like FISHER‘s persuasive “Losing It” and Anti Up‘s […]

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Dancing Astronaut’s Top 10 Albums of 2018

Since the advent of recorded music, albums have reigned as the supreme vessel through which artists put forth their most hallowed creations and define their oeuvres. In the modern era of streaming, wherein declining royalty rates demand that musicians tour incessantly and the necessity of instant gratification demands a correlative, unending supply of singles and […]

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In honor of JOYRYDE and Skrillex’s ‘Agen Wida,’ here are 11 more top-notch Skrillex-assisted tracks

We’re inching closer to Skrillex’s imminent return, and while his now-canonized debut LP, Recess, is nearing its fifth birthday, he’s carved out a Hall of Fame career since his momentous mainstream breakout. He’s become one of the most in-demand pop producers of the modern day, while managing to keep close to his post-hardcore roots, build on his […]

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Willow Smith stars in ZHU and Tame Impala’s ‘My Life’ video — released alongside remix pack

Earlier this year, ZHU and Tame Impala released “My Life,” one of the most anticipated and acclaimed collaborations of 2018. Looking to add even more intrigue to the psychedelic track, the artists have now released a stunning music video featuring none other than Willow Smith. The video begins with Smith at the scene of a fatal […]

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Listen to ZHU’s surprise Blacklizt techno set live from Coachella’s Do LaB stage

One of the indisputable highlights of Coachella’s 2018 run was ZHU’s surprise appearance at the California festival’s Do LaB stage, where the Ringo’s Desert Pt. 1 producer delivered a deliciously dark techno set, much to the pleasure of the electronic music aficionados in attendance. Recorded in full thanks to Do LaB, the set has now […]

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Shop ZHU’s SS18 Ringos Desert fashion collection now

Back in April, ZHU made a sensuous return with the desert-tinged Ringos Desert Pt. 1.  On top of the EP, the aloof and ambiguous artist announced he would be returning to the limelight with a DUNE Fall tour, a China tour, and even performed a riveting surprise set at Coachella.  But throughout the entirety of these exciting […]

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MUST LISTEN: ZHU Remixes Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa’s ‘One Kiss’

The high-powered remixes of Calvin Harris and Dua Lipa‘s smooth funk house jam, “One Kiss” are rolling in. After garnering more than 200 million Spotify plays since it’s initial release, bass house maestro Jauz put his dark and dangerous spin on the track, taking the pop/dance music crossover hit from the poolside club into the underground. Now ZHU catapults the track down […]

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ZHU releases doleful, downtempo music video for ‘Still Want U’

ZHU is never one to shy away from the darker side of music, and the LA maestro’s new music video wholly capitalizes on his moody, bleak aesthetic. Now the producer released a video accompaniment for “Still Want U” with Karnaval Blues, off his new album, Ringos Desert Pt. 1, which landed in April. The video, co-directed by Yero Brown and Steven Zhu, displays a dark doleful […]

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ZHU makes sensuous return with new EP, ‘Ringos Desert Pt. 1’ [Stream]

Is it hot in here, or is it just ZHU’s new EP? ZHU leads listeners out to the desert in new EP, Ringos Desert Pt. 1, a cross genre scorcher that heats up with each successive track, from the sultry, guitar assisted stunner, “Guilty Love,” to the low toned “Provocateur.” Tinged with the dark tones […]

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ZHU leaks new track, gives rise to Coachella speculation

Gearing up for festival season, the ever-enigmatic ZHU has incited abundant buzz this week. In addition to leaking his newest exploratory, desert-themed track, “Desert Woman,” ZHU set rumors ablaze with a semi-conspicuously deleted Instagram post. The deleted post showed a piece of paper with various already-confirmed festivals ZHU will be appearing at this summer, including Electric […]

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ZHU leaks new track, gives rise to Coachella speculation

Gearing up for festival season, the ever-enigmatic ZHU has incited abundant buzz this week. In addition to leaking his newest exploratory, desert-themed track, “Desert Woman,” ZHU set rumors ablaze with a semi-conspicuously deleted Instagram post. The deleted post showed a piece of paper with various already-confirmed festivals ZHU will be appearing at this summer, including Electric […]

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ZHU and Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker share dreamy new collaboration, ‘My Life’

Hopefully ZHU and Kevin Parker have more shared work stocked away on a hard drive somewhere, because one single may not be enough. The Tame Impala frontman and enigmatic Mind of a Genius producer were slated for a new joint effort in 2018, and they’ve finally delivered their hotly anticipated new collaboration, “My Life,” a top-notch piece of indie-dance […]

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