Is the DJ or the Mud Making That Noise? – Infrasound Music Festival 2016 Recap
Events / News

Is the DJ or the Mud Making That Noise? – Infrasound Music Festival 2016 Recap

by Kyle Miller | Infrasound Music Festival has proven itself, yet again, to be the holy ground of bass music. With a new location being pounded on by four straight days of rain, “Infraswamp” (as it quickly came to be known as this year) became a goopy, foggy, sludge fest, which- in retrospect- perfectly accompanied the deep, … Continue reading

Gala In The Grove Artist Spotlight #7: Jade Cicada | Plus Artist Interview & Ticket Giveaway
Artist Spotlight / Interview / News

Gala In The Grove Artist Spotlight #7: Jade Cicada | Plus Artist Interview & Ticket Giveaway

by Kyle Taylor | Music genres have become seemingly unnecessary, and nearly a hindrance at times when trying to discuss the current state of not just electronic or dance, but music in general. When attempting to explain the sound of a new artist, referencing similar and familiar artists proves far more effective than attempting to pinpoint … Continue reading

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

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

Tennyson – Like What EP | Name Your Price; Plus New Remix Collaboration with Skrillex & White Sea
Alternative/Indie / Electronic / Future Bass / Glitch / Music

Tennyson – Like What EP | Name Your Price; Plus New Remix Collaboration with Skrillex & White Sea

by Dan Getz | Electronic music is a style that primary focuses on the virtuosity of the producer, which often leads to a lack of musicianship and musical value. However, the Canadian brother-sister duo Tennyson has shown again and again how balance can be found between musical complexity and production virtuosity. Luke Perry, producer and keyboardist of the group, … Continue reading

Fishtown Beats – While the Smoke Rings Rise EP | FREE DL
Electro Soul / Electronic / Hip-Hop (Instrumental) / Jazz/Funk

Fishtown Beats – While the Smoke Rings Rise EP | FREE DL

by Kyle Taylor | The latest from Philadelphia’s own Fishtown Beats has me in good spirits. I’ll put a stamp of the Funkadelphia guarantee that this new album is sure to bring you the same bliss. Reminiscent of everything from RJD2 and Blockhead to Herbie Hancock and even earlier Gramatik, it’s a familiar and warmly comfortable realm somewhere hovering between hip … Continue reading

Zebbler Encanti Experience – Inner G [Gravitas Recordings] | Name Your Price
Bass / Dubstep/Drumstep / Electro House / Electronic / Glitch-Hop / Trap

Zebbler Encanti Experience – Inner G [Gravitas Recordings] | Name Your Price

by Kyle Taylor | Brave souls enter here. You are definitely going to need some open ears for this massive new album from the Zebbler Encanti Experience. If you do have an open mind to music, though, you will immediately find your body wiggling in joyous confusion compulsion to the universally transcendent, psychedelic, garbled funk-bass noise that this … Continue reading

Funkadelphia x The Dankles – The Funkles [FUNK009] | FREE 13 Track Compilation
Bass / Dubstep/Drumstep / Electronic / Future Bass / Future Funk / Glitch-Hop / Trap

Funkadelphia x The Dankles – The Funkles [FUNK009] | FREE 13 Track Compilation

Album artwork by OwlChemist (Ethan Melazzo) by Kyle Taylor | Funkadelphia (via Funkadelphia Recordings) and The Dankles have teamed up for the third and latest compilation in our label’s series: The Funkles. We were extremely pleased to be working with long time fellow music enthusiasts, journalists and promoters The Dankles, and after months of work, the final product is even more astounding than … 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