As the veritable queen of Bounce Big, Freedia can do anything she wants. A reality show? Check. Her own app where she twerks over the video you take with your camera phone? You bet your ass. A vicious spitfire remix over a bubblegum-trap anthem? HOLLLER!
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Lorde, already a friend to EDM, is about to get a brand new makeover for all those ravers who need their music with a little more oomph on the dance floor. Listen to Peking Duk’s pitch-perfect future bass version of Perfect Places.
There’s been a lot of speculation, over the years, who was the real backbone of Crystal Castles. The cynics claimed Alice Glass, Crystal Castles’ original singer, as just a replaceable face. But if Blood Oath is any indication, Glass was responsible for Crystal Castles’ experimental edge.
Zhu’s newest single, Dreams, is kind of a nightmare, but a dream come true for bass freaks. For those who aren’t afraid of the shadows, those willing to go to great lengths to find wonder and excitement, Dreams is about to make your EDM dreams come true.
Tokimonsta is years ahead of the beat scene, discovering new sounds and fresh ideas while her peers are still trapped two years ago. With We Love, she’s tapping into some chill tropical vibe sounds.
Ever since House Mafia ended, Steve Angello has been publicly saying that he would be tackling something new, but I was beginning to think we’d never see it come to fruition. Sometimes it’s good to be wrong.