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PEEKABOO and Caspa Reload The Bass Cannons on New Single “Reload”

If you’re looking for new sounds to blast through your stereo, PEEKABOO and Caspa have you covered this week with their new single, “Reload.” A song that’s sure to rattle your windows (and probably your whole neighborhood), “Reload,” released on Deadbeats today, is a mirage of catastrophic bass and party-ready dubstep. There’s no question that […]

Blunts & Blondes Gives Fans a Taste of Rap in First-Ever Album, Just in Time for 420

With the release of the title track “Story of a Stoner” back in March, Blunts & Blondes foreshadowed what his first-ever album would sound like. Now, the album is out in its entirety. Drawing on the hip-hop influence, Blunts & Blondes spreads it like jelly across the entirety of the album “Story of a Stoner.” […]

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 […]

How Ableton and Adventure Time Gave Rise to Esseks

What do cartoons, Japan, and a guitar have in common? Each of these elements has shaped the creative journey of producer and visual artist, Sam Eckstein, better known as Esseks. Eckstein has been making waves in the bass music scene for nearly a decade now. His dark, playful sounds and whimsical, cartoonish illustrations have captivated […]

Manic Focus Talks Finding Magic in Music

From an early age, John “Jmac” McCarten, better known as Manic Focus, has had a love for music. As a child, he learned how to play the piano, which grew to be an extremely important part of his life. The knowledge of music theory that the instrument taught him, helped shape the funky and eclectic […]

EAZYBAKED: How Childhood Friends Are Taking Their Chemistry, Careers to the Next Level

While most people can only dream of going to work every day with their best friend, Eric Ray and Andrew Principe of EAZYBAKED have made it a reality. Known for their intricate sound design and explosive beats, the Orlando-based duo have cemented themselves as essential players in the world of experimental bass music. Now on […]

Black Carl!: Reminiscing on Biggest Inspirations, Overcoming Adversity as a DJ From The South

Carl Bell is a metalhead at heart, frequently reminiscing on days of skateboarding and listening to A Day to Remember. The Birmingham, Alabama native found his introduction to live music with seeing bands like Disturbed and The Devil Wears Prada. Bell, better known as Black Carl!, draws inspiration from across the music genre map and […]

REZZ Recruits Stacked Lineup for Return to Red Rocks [Fest Feature]

After almost 2 years since her last performance headline show at one of the country’s most beloved venues, REZZ is ready to bring her 3rd installment of REZZ Rocks back to Colorado. With the wild success of her first two Red Rocks headline events in 2018 & 2019, the REZZ team decided to expand the […]

Wild, Weird & Wonderful: How Sound Haven 2021 Electrified the Underground

All the best things in life are worth waiting for. In the case of Sound Haven Festival, the best thing was the ability to finally (and safely!) gather with friends to vibe out to mind-melting bass music. Sound Haven Festival 2021 absolutely slapped. The sold-out event brought 3,000 people to the Tennessee hills for four […]

Inspired and Motivated, Denver’s Josh Fedz is Ready to Break Out [Mix+Q&A]

The circle of friends and like-minded individuals you surround yourself with can have an invaluable impact on your life. CO-house artist Josh Fedz is a testament to just that. Originally from Cleveland, Ohio, Fedz began captivated with the electronic scene when he started attending shows with friends. Inspired by artists and events like Electric Forest, […]