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What So Not Reveals Why His New Album ‘Anomaly’ Might Be His Magnum Opus

By the time the internationally loved Australian producer Chris Emerson, better known as What So Not, was touring his 2018 debut album, Not All The Beautiful Things, he was already crafting his second record behind the scenes.  His sophomore album, Anomaly, is set to drop on September 16, and in talking with MP3 MAG, Emerson […]

ODESZA Dazzles With New Album, ‘The Last Goodbye’

ODESZA has kept fans on the edge of their seats all 2022 with teasers of their first album in five years, The Last Goodbye. On July 22, the iconic electronic duo finally delivered and it was well worth the wait.  ODESZA won hearts across the globe with tracks such as “Say My Name” and “the […]

Australian Newcomer Ren Zukii Impresses with Debut EP, Monarch

Monarch is the perfect name for newcomer Ren Zukii’s debut body of work because she’s about to reign over experimental bass.  The 26-year-old producer dropped her first EP, “Monarch,” via Wakaan on July 12, gifting bass music lovers with four powerful tracks that take listeners on a chaotic and cathartic journey.  The intro to the […]

Mantra Sounds Poetically Brings ‘The 7 Deadly Sins’ to Life

Bass producer Mantra Sounds, aka Giana Rifici, has been blasting venues on the East Coast with her experimental sounds and poetry for the past few years now, sharing stages with artists like G Jones and Khiva, and Shades, all while producing her own work. Rifici is hitting the stage full force in 2022, fully devoted […]

Right on Time for Summer, Beyonce Releases First Single from Long-Awaited Album, ‘Renaissance’

Summer 2022 is here and it’s Beyonce’s for the taking. The international icon just dropped “Break My Soul,” the first single off of her upcoming new album, Renaissance, late Monday night, and it is already setting the tone to be the song of the season — if not the year. Hitting 2.5 million views on […]

Drake Stuns Fans With Midnight Release and Dance Influence in Seventh Studio Album ‘Honestly, Nevermind’

It’s always exciting to see artists experiment with different sounds, and it seems that @champagnepapi, aka hip-hop artist Drake is no different. The Canadian rapper shocked both hip-hop and electronic music listeners alike with the midnight release of his seventh album, Honestly, Nevermind. The album (dedicated to the late fashion designer, founder of Off-White and […]

Godlands Gives Trap Music a Home in the Land Down Under

For the past decade, trap producer Godlands (aka Annabel Hartlett) has been turning the down-under upside down with her bass-heavy trap music. Now, after two years of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Aussie is ready to hit the stage again — but in 2022, she’s going international with the GODSP33D Tour. “I’m actually heading to Europe […]

Kumarion

New Music, Classic Sounds: Kumarion Paves The Way for the Next Wave of Drum and Bass

The COVID-19 pandemic allowed artists to take a break from the norm and experiment with new sounds and ideas, and Seattle-born producer Omar Kadmiri, also known as Kumarion, was no different. His experiment, the bass-heavy, sultry single, “Want It” came out of left field in 2020 and the results blew the socks off of electronic […]

Esseks Conjures the Chaos With Latest Single, “Justice Served”

Visual artist and music producer Esseks is serving eerie, head-bopping, vibes in “Justice Served,” the second single off of his upcoming EP, The Uncertain Future. Capturing the looming essence of chaos and anxiety into rhythm and sound, “Justice Served” is a chilling 1:43-second track that was written during the COVID-19 pandemic, a dark time of […]

LA-Based HoneyLuv Takes House Music By Storm

It could take years, sometimes a lifetime, for a person to find their true calling. But then there are times where, for lack of better words, the stars align and destiny is revealed. And from the moment up-and-coming DJ named Taylor Character, also known as HoneyLuv, moved to LA before the pandemic, she knew her […]