HT: L.A. native Henry Laufer, the 21-year-old producer better known as Shlohmo, has garnered momentum in the industry in the past couple of years due to lo-fi and low-BPM compositions. Besides his own creation, it is also his growing catalog of superbly atmosheric remix work that has granted him critical acclaim. His recent musical journey [...]
Trapstep/Trap blew up rather quickly, like literally overnight. Like many things they become big quick, they seem to die down rather quickly. Blame it on people bandwagoning, or it just becoming over-saturated. In a recent interview with djz, founder of “festival trap, DJ Carnage, claims ‘Trap’ will do just that by the summer, fade. DJZ: [...]
Ireland’s own, Moss, is another one of these producers proving that dubstep doesn’t always have to be about raves in the club or glowsticks. Taking the emotional ballad “Stay” from star-crossed pop star Rihanna, Moss puts his own flavor to make this the slow jam you need. Soulful, tender, & electric.
For the third episode of H∆SHTAG$ — our web series chronicling Internet-based music — we turn our attention to the 808 drums and Enya loving, Internet-born micro-culture referred to as “Cloud Rap.” Featured artists include Main Attrakionz, Flatbush Zombies, SpaceGhostPurrp, Robb Banks and London’s Piff Gang. Click HERE to view previous episode
Turns out that Skrillex is bringing Zedd, Baauer, and Cirque du Soleil to LIGHT Nightclub in Las Vegas Cirque du Soleil has staged its acrobatic spectacles to the music of the Beatles, Elvis and other rock legends. Now the famed performance troupe is entering the electronic dance music world with LIGHT, a new club that [...]