Since debuting the track live Ultra and Miami Music Week earlier this year, fans have patiently waited for Skrillex and Boys Noize‘s highly-anticipated Ty Dolla $ign collaboration “Midnight Hour.” The track, which is not part of their collaborative Dog Blood project, has been especially teased for weeks and was even leaked early on Beatport. Fans can now rest easy knowing that “Midnight Hour” officially has a release date. Skrillex took to Twitter to announce that “Midnight Hour” will be dropping on Thursday, August 29th. Get ready for the hottest collaboration of the summer.
It’s always a good day when Eptic is previewing his music on socials. It’s even better when that preview is a bass-heavy flip of one of Skrillex‘s insane Show Tracks, “Fuji Opener.” In his post, Eptic alludes to many other remixes and edits that he has been making in preparation of his tour. His Flesh & Blood tour is slated to start October 11th in Houston, where he will play his way through the US and Canada ending in early December.
Check out the post for yourself, and be on the lookout for this upcoming edit
REZZ has finally shared her highly-anticipated debut essential mix. The BBC Radio 1 set showcases just what you’d expect: two straight hours of REZZ’s unique sound blended seamlessly from one track to the next. As you’ll hear below, an impressive 44 all-original records get rinsed by REZZ – check it out and let us know your thoughts in the comments section.
Last night, fans at Brockhampton’s Friday Therapy album release party were met with quite the pleasant surprise as none other than Skrillex showed up to give a guest appearance on guitar. The OWSLA label head came out for supporting act Dominic Fike’s closing song and man is it epic. Check out the video below and let us know your thoughts in the comments section.
Former President Barack Obama has built a reputation over the years for his eclectic taste in music, so it’s always exciting to see his yearly music playlist drop. Today his 2019 summer selections have arrived, and it’s safe to say they’re just as impressive as his former lists. This one features a range of artists from 2 Chainz and Lil Nas X to Maggie Rogers and Beyonce. Check out the playlist below and let us know your thoughts in the comments section.
With summer winding down, here’s a sampling of what Michelle and I have been listening to — some new, some old, some fast, some slow. Hope you enjoy. pic.twitter.com/BS5ri1lvxz
NGHTMRE and ZHU’s new collaboration has finally arrived and to say that it’s lived up to the hype is an understatement. “Man’s First Inhibition” opens with some dark arpeggiators and chords before ZHU’s intoxicating vocals lead us to an insane drop. The single also features a rap verse from Kidd Keem in the second half of the record. Stream the song below and let us know your thoughts in the comments section.
NGHTMRE & ZHU – Man’s First Inhibition (feat. Kidd Keem)
It’s been a while since we’ve received new music from JOYRYDE, but man was it worth the wait. Today the producer shares another high-energy single from his album, a track entitled “MADDEN.” As you’ll hear below, the record opens with classic house plucks and unique vocals before dropping into some signature JOYRYDE mayhem. Check it out and let us know your thoughts in the comments section.
By now, fans have seen a number of artists take breaks from their tours to focus on their health. Alison Wonderland is the latest performer to take time off amidst her busy summer schedule. On the advice of her management and doctors, Alison Wonderland has canceled her European shows set for this weekend. In a letter to fans, she explained that she’s “been suffering extreme mental and physical exhaustion” and will be taking time to work on her mental health. She has not yet indicated whether she will be canceling her upcoming performance at next weekend’s Electric Zoo. Read Alison Wonderland’s full message below.
It seems as though all of our favorite producers are bringing out their best before the close of the decade. 2019 has seen revivals from Dog Blood, Flume, Madeon, Cashmere Cat, and Wave Racer, with Mura Masa being the latest artist to make a comeback. The London-bred producer soared to new heights in 2017 following the release of his groundbreaking debut self-titled album, which featured A$AP Rocky, Charli XCX, and Desiigner. Since then, fans have patiently awaited his sophomore project and today shows the first sign of what’s to come.
Enlisting lo-fi singer-songwriter Clairo, “I Don’t Think I Can Do This Again” is an ambitious blend of luscious indie verses and grungy-electronic choruses. Brilliantly crafted and ahead of its time, “I Don’t Think I Can Do This Again” is unlike anything we’ve heard recently, yet still carries that Mura Masa stamp. Flush with wavy guitar melodies and emotional lyricism, Mura Masa and Clairo’s magnetic collaboration is instantly addictive and deserving of being played on repeat. Stream Mura Masa and Clairo’s infectious new single “I Don’t Think I Can Do This Again” below.
This is the beginning of rolling out a new direction for Mura Masa, which has a much heavier focus on band and guitar music. Punk and new wave is the music I grew up playing so it feels like an exciting return for me. I’m thrilled to debut this new sound with one of indie music’s most exciting and talented songwriting newcomers in Clairo. To me,
NGHTMRE and ZHU are two of dance music’s most beloved and unique acts, so seeing the two on the same track is exciting. This week their anticipated new collaboration, “Man’s First Inhibition” is slated for release for Friday and will feature vocalist Kidd Keem. Check out NGHTMRE’s announcement on Twitter below and start getting hyped for the official drop.
12th Planet recently had long-time collaborator and friend Skrillex on his Swamplex radio show for its one-year anniversary. The two discussed a variety of topics, but perhaps most importantly the OWSLA label head’s plans for upcoming releases. Not only did Skrillex say he was working on a few ‘bangers’ that would be released very soon, but that also his music coming towards the end of the year will be telling a story. While we can’t share the audio from the conversation, check out a thread on r/skrillex below and start getting excited for some new Skrillex heat.