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Flume Leaks Coveted “Greenpeace” ID After 5 Years

To the surprise of many longtime fans, Flume has exhumed a record thought to have been lost forever deep within his archives of unreleased music. The fervor for the track now known as "Flume X Greenpeace" started from humble roots. Produced as part of Flume's 2017 collaborative campaign alongside Greenpeace Australia Pacific, …

Listen to Malaa’s Gritty New House Track, “Hypnotic”

Our favorite balaclava-wearing house producer, Malaa, has dropped a new house track, "Hypnotic." It's the enigmatic producer's third single from his upcoming debut LP, DON MALAA, one of the year's most hotly anticipated dance albums. Clocking in at over five minutes, "Hypnotic" finds Malaa beautifully splaying his bass-oriented house music sensibilities …

Rich DietZ and BERK Get “Lit” In New Tech House Anthem

Rich DietZ show out once again on "LIT," their latest tech house banger, a collaboration with fellow red-hot producer BERK. Out today via Peak Hour Music, "LIT" marks the surging electronic music duo’s fifth single of 2022. They've kept their feet on the gas pedal, pumping out club-ready house records …

What So Not Wants to DJ at Your House Party

Got any weekend plans? Because What So Not casually wants to DJ in your living room. The electronic music virtuoso, who has graced the towering stages of many of the world's biggest festivals, has announced a contest for one fan to win a private DJ set. He's essentially throwing a dart at …

Above & Beyond Drop Hypnotic Progressive House Single, “Chains”

Iconic trance music trio Above & Beyond have returned with a new progressive house anthem, “Chains.” Premiered during the band’s Group Therapy 450 celebration at The Drumsheds London last September, “Chains” marks Above & Beyond's third single with Marty Longstaff following 2019's "Flying By Candlelight" and "Tightrope." It's also one of two original productions to appear on the group's Anjunabeats …

Premiere: Biesmans & Dusky ‘Back In The Daze’

Biesmans will release a new EP, ‘Teamworks’, via Berlin’s Watergate Records this week, which sees him collaborating with different artists across five tracks. Listen to this collaboration with Dusky, ‘Back In The Daze’, below. The Belgian producer, whose productions pull lovingly from classic cosmic/Italo/Hi-NRG disco styles, links up with Kasper …

Premiere: Denham Audio ‘MIssing You’

Denham Audio will release his long overdue solo EP on the Club Glow label he co-runs with Borai and LMajor, Mani Festo and Borai this week. Listen to ‘Missing You’ below.  In keeping with the Club Glow catalogue, the four tracks on ‘Thirty Eight Snub’ pull lovingly from classic UK …

Premiere: Tamlin ‘Diazemax’

Tamlin will release a new EP, ‘Bitter Fruit’, via Scuffed Recordings this week. Listen to ‘Diazemax’ below.  The Brighton-based DJ and producer has previously appeared on the DJ Mag Best of British nominated label as part of the duo Heritage, whose track ‘The Revelation’ is a razor-sharp cut of electro-singed …

Kumarion Digs Deep Into Unearthly Sound Design With New EP

Kumarion forward-thinking approach to drum & bass music has been particularly resonant with fans. However, the ascendant DJ and producer's new EP, Resonate / Shaman, takes a step outside the box to explore the weird and wonky. The two-track effort sees Kumarion incorporating a subtle dose of Eastern influences through …

Sam Blacky Unveils Sultry Single, “Colombiana”: Listen

Multitalented artist Sam Blacky is achieving her "biggest goals in music." Having emerged into the music production world just last year, Blacky is making a name for herself at a remarkable rate. The budding producer has now revealed a sultry, Latin-Infused single, "Colombiana," marking her debut release on Lee Foss' venerated Repopulate Mars imprint. "Since I …

Premiere: Lithe ‘Mainline’

Lithe will release a new EP, ‘Mainline’, via Glasgow/Cork’s Flood label this week. Listen to the title track below.  The Australian producer, who last appeared on the label with 2020’s ‘Nos’ EP, returns with four more cuts of percussive club music with an alien, industrial edge. Expanding on the hard …

EDM.com Presents: The House Brew, Vol. 12

“Passive Aggressive Robot” – Rinzen In his quest to craft cinematic, world-building techno, Rinzen centers "Passive Aggressive Robot" on “envisioning a near-future world dominated by (annoying snarky) AI.” Sharp-edged synths slice through a relentless kick while an eerie robot sounds alarms and fires warnings through the song’s progression. “Transhumanism” – …

Afrojack and Black V Neck Join Forces for Summery Tech House Anthem, “Day N Night”

Afrojack has teamed up with Black V Neck for "Day N Night," a late-summer house anthem. With its chugging, four-on-the-floor rhythm and disco influences, "Day N Night" is a beautiful nod to the underground. The anthemic tech house track features Muni Long, a Platinum-certified R&B singer-songwriter whose smooth topline glimmers atop a sun-kissed arrangement. …

ALWZ SNNY and Marquette King Drop Compassionate Single, “Aggressive Love”

ALWZ SNNY has delivered a new single called "Aggressive Love" with NFL sensation-turned musician Marquette King, marking their second collaboration to date. "Aggressive Love" is a big room-style track featuring emotive chords progressions, high-energy drops and crisp percussive elements. The topline speaks to the importance of showing compassion to all—no …

Premiere: Jennifer Loveless ‘Reverse Cowgirl 2’

Jennifer Loveless will release a new EP, ‘Around The World’, via Butter Sessions next month. Listen to ‘Reverse Cowgirl 2’ below.  Set for release on 16th September, the six-track EP is described as “a hot, hot rush of sun-kissed and heavily misted summer anthems”, packed with “slap-happy basslines and bucked …

Premiere: Stones Taro ‘99’

London’s Sub Merchants label will release a new six-track EP, ‘Columbia Road’, this month, bringing together Main Phase, Daffy and Stones Taro for a late summer suite of warped and wobbly garage, with a few curve balls thrown in for good measure. Listen to Stones Taro’s ‘99’ below.  The EP …

Premiere: Blu Ritual ‘November Portal’

Blu Ritual will release a new EP, ‘Cosmic Dune’, via Chernihiv, Ukraine label OBRIY this week. Listen to ‘November Portal’ below. The Italy-born, London-based producer pulls influence from London rave culture and spiritual practices across four tracks, crafting an EP that feels at once rooted in the club and somewhere …

Premiere: War ‘Beefy’

Cologne DJ and producer War will release a new EP, ‘Edena’, via Bristol label Utopia Music this month. Listen to ‘Beefy’ below.  In a first for the artist and the label, both of which have become known for their slick drum & bass releases, ‘Edena’ sees the artist diving into …

TVBOO Taps GRiZ for Wonky Lead Single From Debut Album

Why aren’t DJs allowed to work at aquariums? Because they always drop the bass. Despite that awful dad joke, read on to discover the lead single from TVBOO's debut album, "Bass Music," a heavy-hitting collaboration with GRiZ. "Bass Music" is a tongue-in-cheek dubstep banger replete with the wonky sound design of TVBOO, …

Eliminate and XAELO Team Up for Emotive Single, “Nothing Left”

Eliminate's latest single teeters precariously on the brink of emotional ruin. "Nothing Left" sees the Class of 2021 star joining forces with XAELO for a brooding record that pairs his melodic trap sensibilities with heart-wrenching lyricism. "Losing you is like taking my last breath," XAELO elegiacally sings amid a smooth trap flow from …

Calvin Harris Unites With 23 Collaborators On Sun-Kissed Sixth Album, “Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 2”

Five years after its predecessor, Calvin Harris has finally unveiled Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 2, his sixth studio album. The new LP features a staggering 23 collaborators, among them Justin Timberlake, Pharrell Williams, Halsey, Charlie Puth and Normani. Harris manages to weave a sun-drenched latticework of electro-funk, laid-back R&B and smooth nu-disco throughout Vol. …

Premiere: Law ‘Stay True’

Law makes his solo debut on his own Repertoire label this month with ‘The Holographic Principle’ EP. Listen to ‘Stay True’ below.  Having launched the label in 2009, Law’s EP demonstrates the future-facing jungle/drum & bass ethos of the label across four tracks of cosmic breakbeat wizardry, balancing tough, intricate …

Premiere: Shiken Hanzo ‘Eternity Of Echoes’

Shiken Hanzo will release a new EP, ‘Eternity Of Echoes’, via Anthony Naples and Jenny Slattery’s Incienso label this week. Listen to the title track below.  The four-track EP lands this Friday, 5th August, and follows his ‘Fate Worlds’ LP on Inperspective Records last spring. The release sees him expanding …

ZHU Drops Surprise Seven-Track Mixtape, “Musical Chairs”

Grammy-nominated electronic music artist ZHU has released a surprise seven-track mixtape, Musical Chairs (Vol. 1).  Out now via Astralwerks and in the wake of a headlining Lollapalooza performance, Musical Chairs marks ZHU's first release since December 2021, when he dropped DREAMLAND (DELUXE). The mixtape features seven brand new tracks that offer up an atmospheric range of moods, …

Underground Vibes | 082

“More” – summet summet’s debut album axiom is a stunning testament to his skills and creativity. Out via KUMO Collective, it spans seven tracks in length, with the infectious “more” being a definite standout. "Fossilized" Ft. Stephen Geisler – DNIE Montenegro-based trailblazer DNIE has just enlisted Stephen Geisler for his …

RÜFÜS DU SOL Announce “Surrender” Remix Album Featuring Dom Dolla, Vintage Culture, More

RÜFÜS DU SOL have announced the forthcoming release of Surrender Remixes, unveiling today the album's first track, a hypnotic rework of the fan-favorite "On My Knees." They've enlisted a heavyweight assembly of world-class production talent, friends and peers from across the electronic spectrum of the underground to reimagine their landmark …

Premiere: SENGA & Nova ‘DRILLIN’ ON MY MIND’

SENGA and Nova will release a debut collaborative EP next month. Glasgow-born DJ and producer SENGA has teamed up with London-based MC for Nova — who scooped the award for Breakthrough MC at last year’s DJ Mag Best of British Awards — for four tracks in the form of ‘THE …

Opiuo Drops Infectious New Single, “Dopamine”

Australian creative force Opiuo has returned with another spellbinding single in the form of “Dopamine.” Out now via his own Slurp Music imprint, the inimitable DJ and producer’s latest track follows the recently released single “Gravitate” and its captivating CloZee remix. “Dopamine” kicks off with an expertly crafted, palpably raw tension …

Premiere: Cailín ‘DKW’

Cailín will release a new EP, ‘Time Slip’, via Rotterdam’s [R]3volution Records next month. Listen to the opening track ‘DKW’ below.  The Waterford, Ireland-based DJ and producer follows releases for labels such as wherethetimegoes and Jheri Tracks with five cuts of dark, cavernous techno with a tough industrial backbone. Pounding …

Zandros’ “Reminiscent” EP Is Pure Future Bass Bliss

Pulling his listeners’ heartstrings, Zandros has unveiled a new EP, Reminiscent. Led by singles such as “Slowly” and “Prisoner,” Reminiscent makes for a stunning showcase of Zandros’ tasteful sound curation, characterized by compelling chord progressions, breathtaking vocals and a heavy dose of bass. Zandros said the EP revolves "around relationships …

Premiere: Hammer & KILIMANJARO 'Muleña (Tornado Wallace Remix)'

Hammer and KILIMANJARO will release a new EP later this week. Fresh off the back of releases on Italo Hiits, Needwant and Correspondant Records, Belfast-born-and-bred DJ, producer and label boss Hammer joins forces with rising Zambian-Scottish artist KILIMANJARO for a killer four-track EP in the form of ‘Muleña’. Creating a sonic …

Premiere: Ebb ‘Time Warp Tonic’

Ebb will release a new EP, ‘Time Warp Tonic’, via Par Avion in August. Listen to the title track below.  Following 2021’s collaborative EP with Texture on Sicaria Sound’s Cutcross Recordings, the Christchurch, New Zealand DJ and producer puts his foot fully on the gas for this four-tracker. Swerving from …

Premiere: Hammer & KILIMANJARO 'Muleña (Tornado Wallace Remix)'

Hammer and KILIMANJARO will release a new EP later this week. Fresh off the back of releases on Italo Hiits, Needwant and Correspondant Records, Belfast-born-and-bred DJ, producer and label boss Hammer joins forces with rising Zambian-Scottish artist KILIMANJARO for a killer four-track EP in the form of ‘Muleña’. Creating a sonic …

Premiere: Eich ‘Induction’

Dublin label and party will release a new compilation, ‘WZY2​.​5’, next month. Listen to Eich’s ‘Induction’ below.  Run by DJ and promoter EMA, who featured in DJ Mag’s monthly Emerging Artists feature in 2021, Woozy has quickly become Ireland’s key outpost for soundsystem-inspired club music and low-end frequencies. Following on …

Premiere: Nick León ‘Xtasis Feat. DJ Babatr'

Nick León will release a new EP, ‘Xtasis’, via Medellín, Colombia’s TraTraTrax label this month. Listen to the title track, which features DJ Babatr, below.  The Miami producer returns to Nyksan, DJ Lomalinda and Verraco’s imprint with two hot and heavy club tracks, blending elements of tribal techno, guaracha and raptor …

Papa Khan Stuns In New Color Bass Anthem, “AWOL”

Class of 2021 inductee Papa Khan has returned with his rousing new single, "AWOL." "AWOL" is yet another stellar showing from Khan, showcasing his undeniable talents as one of the fastest-growing bass music producers in the scene. An atmospheric intro creates space for his own pop-punk-inspired vocals to take over. …

Premiere: WheelUP & Sam Interface ‘Copacetic’

WheelUP and Sam Interface will release a new collaborative single, ‘Copacetic’, via Tru Thoughts next week. Have an exclusive first listen below.  The duo’s debut collab pulls from their shared background in the early 2000s d&b scene, injecting a fat, funky and bass-charged breakbeat cut with classic junglist flair.  Speaking …

Premiere: Kiara Scuro & Timothy Clerkin ‘Lola's Acid’

London label GODDEZZ will release a new compilation, ‘RE​:​DREAM’, this month. Listen to  Kiara Scuro & Timothy Clerkin’s ‘Lola’s Acid’ below. The 16 track compilation is the imprint’s second of the year, following June’s ‘TARAXIA’. As with each release in its catalogue, the vibe here is one of bliss, psychedelia …

Premiere: Anti Traxx ‘Leggo’

Anti Traxx will release a new EP, ‘Only Way’, via Devon’s Road Recordings this month. Listen to ‘Leggo’ below.  Having first appeared on the label’s debut compilation in April, The South London producer steps up with four speaker-shaking jungle cuts here. It’s a sound he’s been cultivating over the past …

Opiuo’s Insightful Single “Gravitate” Reimagined By Longtime Friend, CloZee

French bass music star CloZee has crafted a unique rendition of "Gravitate," the latest single from longtime friend Opiuo. Channeling Opiuo's psyche in the studio, CloZee successfully infuses her fan-favorite worldly sounds into the blissed-out original. And the end result is nothing short of an entrancing aural experience.  Take a listen to CloZee's rework …

Premiere: Céilí ‘Petrol Or Diesel’

Céilí and Asquith will release a new split EP, ‘Back Once Again’, this month. Listen to Céilí’s ‘Petrol Or Diesel’ below.  The Mála Ádh and Lobster Theremin founders step up on another of Asquith’s labels, Higher Power, with three cuts each of scorching hot techno. There’s no messing about here; …