Infrasound 2016 Artist Spotlight #4: The Orb
Artist Spotlight / News

Infrasound 2016 Artist Spotlight #4: The Orb

Photo provided by XLR8R.com by Kyle Taylor | Electronic music is advancing at an exponential rate. With technological progress rapidly accelerating, the tools available to the world’s musical community are perpetuating that very same pattern within it. Still, electronic music is in all honesty no new trend. Its existence spans decades and roots dig back well before the current times of … Continue reading

Nocturnal Status – “Live at Fractal Beach 2016” | FREE All Original Set
Bass / Electronic / Mixes / Music

Nocturnal Status – “Live at Fractal Beach 2016” | FREE All Original Set

by Kyle Taylor | Just two short weeks ago the inaugural Fractal Beach music festival kicked off in Miami, Florida, boasting some of the most prominent names in progressive psychedelic bass. Among them was a truly up-and-coming, but equally as promising favorite of ours: Nocturnal Status. Currently attending the University of Miami for music production, the duo- who originally hail … Continue reading

Sacral Crown – Amsha | Plus FREE “Meditative Jam”, Live Improv
Ambient / Downtempo/Minimal / Electronic / Glitch / Music

Sacral Crown – Amsha | Plus FREE “Meditative Jam”, Live Improv

by Kyle Taylor | The most exhilarating adventures in music remain for me in exploring the nearly undiscovered; the perhaps overlooked; the young and experimenting; the future of sound. Sacral Crown is an emerging artist out of Asheville, North Carolina. His new album, Amsha, has more than caught our attention. With a dark and ambient approach, Sacral Crown … Continue reading

Anchor Hill – Once Upon A Tide
Bass / Downtempo/Minimal / Dubstep/Drumstep / Electronic / Glitch-Hop / Music

Anchor Hill – Once Upon A Tide

by Kyle Taylor | It really shows when an artist truly loves their craft. Producer Richard Hartley, more commonly known as Anchor Hill, definitively falls into this category. The Canadian musician is constantly and ceaselessly working on new material, and putting it out. His latest creation is the new album Once Upon A Tide. Once again exhibiting a … Continue reading

Icarus Kid – Orenda EP & FREE Bonus Mix | FREE DL
Ambient / Bass / Downtempo/Minimal / Electronic / Future Bass / Mixes / Music

Icarus Kid – Orenda EP & FREE Bonus Mix | FREE DL

by Kyle Taylor | You can always count on our local scene to breed new, commendable talent. Well the trick works once again, this time for local producer Icarus Kid. With a deep and minimal, but bass-driven approach, Icarus Kid’s sound is both original and craftily developed. The depths of sound it traverses are unspeakable, and the atmosphere … Continue reading

V.A. – Redemptio(N) [Transcendent Tunes] | Compilation Album
Ambient / Downtempo/Minimal / Electronic / Future Bass

V.A. – Redemptio(N) [Transcendent Tunes] | Compilation Album

by Kyle Taylor | There is a relatively common psychological theory which states that personal fulfillment cannot be achieved until one not only finds one’s own bliss in life, but also passes that methodology of peace on to another, ultimately helping the other to find his or her own bliss. It is a technical point, but … Continue reading

Honeycomb – Reality EP | Plus FREE Live Set
Beatbox / Downtempo/Minimal / Electronic / Hip-Hop (Instrumental) / Trap

Honeycomb – Reality EP | Plus FREE Live Set

by Kyle Taylor | Honeycomb is bringing a whole new world of musical prowess and theoretical understanding to electronic music. His new Reality EP melds futuristic production techniques flawlessly with classical compositions, utilizing minimal progressions and meticulous harmonies. Opening with a tactical trap beat rolling beneath an atmospheric wave of audio, the EP slowly steps further and further … Continue reading

Emancipator – Dusk to Dawn Remixes
Downtempo/Minimal / Electronic / Hip-Hop (Instrumental)

Emancipator – Dusk to Dawn Remixes

by Kyle Taylor | It’s been over two years since the release of Emancipator‘s album, Dusk to Dawn. Most remix albums follow their original release’s premier date much more closely, but a single listen of the Dusk to Dawn Remixes record conveys the insurmountable efforts of time poured into each remix with blatant clarity. The two plus years that … Continue reading

Album Review: Stèv – Beyond Stolen Notes
Album Review / Downtempo/Minimal / Electronic / Hip-Hop (Instrumental)

Album Review: Stèv – Beyond Stolen Notes

by Kyle Taylor | For those looking for something a bit more laid-back and ethereal, Oregon label Loci Records is keeping it lush and mellow with their latest release. Owned by Doug Appling (Emancipator), the label has been home to strategically complex beats, implementing a consistent fusion of sounds natural and electronic. Like that of Emancipator’s own releases, … Continue reading