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Rezz Releases Her Highly Anticipated Debut Album

Over the past few weeks, Rezz has been building up hype for her album in different ways. We heard much of the album released as singles, as well as the announcement of a tour. News of the album came unexpectedly only a month before its release. It was titled Mass Manipulation and is relatively short for an LP at eight tracks. The first four songs on it followed a one-per-week release pattern during the month of July on each Friday. Now, the hype built has reached its peak and the album is finally here in full. One lingering fear about more »

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Galantis Experiments With New Sounds On Their Latest Single

Galantis has shot up in popularity since the release of “Runaway” and their album, keeping the spotlight on themselves with regular singles ever since. They’ve now become major headliners at festivals around the United States and the world, with one of the most recent revelations being Electric Zoo. The new singles they’ve been consistently putting out since the second half of 2016 show their ability to remain diverse in the world of house music. However, their newest single, “Hunter,” takes their sound in a completely separate direction. Most of the recent singles from Galantis, including “Pillow Fight” and their Hook more »

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BIZZAR Hypnotizes with “False Pretenses”

Having recently been introduced to BIZZAR and his music, I’m quickly becoming a huge fan. With the emotions my existence went through after hearing “Castle”, I was ecstatic upon seeing a fresh upload on BIZZAR’s page. The track “False Pretenses” falls in line with the style BIZZAR is trying to push; forward-thinking, post-edm with R&B vibes and downtempo flavors. The track begins with a trickle of water creating the energy and a plucky melody setting the mood. Moans from a soft voice fizzle through the foreground as the oncoming beat slowly rises up. We are greeted by a chill beat, more »

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BIZZAR Storms The Musical Castle

When you swim in the grey, oversaturated ocean that is the electronic music scene for so long you come to find that there are fewer and fewer unique producers on the come up. Luckily when I heard BIZZAR’s first ever release I almost ruined my pants with excitement. BIZZAR walked into the gladiator ring with naught but his first release “Castle” and instantly became a new favorite artist of mine. This dude has got some pure, unadulterated, emotional music that pushes the boundaries of sound. The track opens with simple static and a quiet piano melody accompanied by a man more »

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SixxSpeed – Our Love [PRIME]

SixxSpeed has quietly been putting out a variety of tunes that span a multitude of genres. We grabbed his latest tune “Our Love” for TrapStyle Prime to share with you guys. This free download is a Hybrid Trap song that has a few interesting tweaks and a barrage of noise. With a retro 80’s synth pop feel in the intro to the deathly harmonic vocal chops we get an interesting vibe. The track quickly builds and we’re met with a sweeping shriek of frequencies and fat bass hits. Chunky bass coupled with sharp percussion and a progressive sound design keep more »

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Sol Rising Releases New Single “Rise Up”

Electronic music producer Sol Rising continues his exploration into downtempo beats with his new single “Rise Up.” It’s a mid-tempo house tune featuring a the brilliant guitar of Sol Risings friend Brandon Fox. A soulful high pitched vocal sample accompanied by swinging percussion set the uplifting vibe.   Following the success of his recent full length album, ‘The Chillout Sessions’ , Sol Rising has been hard at work on completing several new albums and remixes to be released continuously over the next few months. He continues to tour with MC Yogi, and several festivals, most notably Wanderlust Yoga Festival. (Listen Here) Instagram  Spotify  more »

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Instrumental Dance Music Innovator ‘PLANTRAE’ Releases New Single ‘Invisible Forest’

Track Listing 1. Invisible Forest Written, produced and mixed by Zak Alston Viola, piano, guitar, + by Zak Alston Mastering by Bob Macc at Subvert Central Free download available on Bandcamp Plantrae’s new single ‘Invisible Forest’  is about remembering to see whats right in front of us~   ‘Invisible Forest’ opens serenely with gritty, melancholic keys, but quickly builds into Plantrae’s signature blend of moving beats, vivid melodies, and haunting viola. The track brings instrumental, analogue warmth together with a hint of darkness, deepening the finely curated blend of acoustic and electronic influences the producer has become known for. Solo producer and more »

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Weekly Roundup V.7

It’s that magical time of the week again and you know that means, time for the weekly roundup.  This week I get the pleasure of bringing you some of my favorite tracks from the week, and its a nice and eclectic mix.  First we have a new banger from crichy crich perfect for the friday night pre game, and then some new luca lush to ensure you’re getting funky, some saturday day grooves courtesy of Fabich and Ferdinand Weber, another perfect party jam comes to us by way of We5, and a song to help battle the late night come more »

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