More than just a trapstyle producer or bass DJ, HUGLIFE explores the sexier emotional side of bass music. Combining elements of the 808 with dark and sexy sounds, HUGLIFE creates a sound which breaks new barriers. HUGLIFE brings a whole new paradigm to trap and crossover EDM, with elating sounds, melodies and experiences that inspire crowds to HUG it out.
Whilst creating his own award winning releases, Kidnap Kid aka Matt Relton extends his talents to remix and production duties, smashing official remixes for Emeli Sande and Disclosure, and recently co-producing tracks for Lulu James. Out of the studio, Kidnap Kid will be heading off on a 16 date US Tour in March, supporting Rudimental, TEED, AlunaGeorge & Disclosure.
With releases on staple electronic labels including OWSLA, MAD DECENT and SLOW ROAST RECORDS, as well as two, Top 10 albums on the iTunes dance charts, all within the span of a year; BRILLZ should be called the rookie MVP of the Bass Music game.
The notoriously camera shy ATTLAS has come a long way from the days of writing Lord Of The Rings-esque music for a BBQ sauce commercial (for free). He first came to prominence in November 2014 with the heavily sought after deadmau5 ‘Aural Psynapse’ remix. It caused a tidal wave of speculation that ATTLAS was in fact a side project of the mau5 himself.
2014, MOTHER RECORDINGS label boss NHAN SOLO already established as a house music anthem-provider gets back this summer with 3 great collaboration EPs. Don´t believe the hype, but it´s true he teamed up with the one and only Hip Hop legend KURTIS BLOW, the amazing CARI GOLDEN and the magnificent STEE DOWNES.
#FVDED ☣☣ A STATE OF BASS ☣☣
Range, appeal and a massive dose of nasty, gritty bass are the three chief weapons every Dirtybird artist has in his quiver, but Ardalan seems to be the peak culmination of all those assets in one wieldy point.
Born in Detroit in 1983, Edgar learned piano in black churches as a kid and DJing among Detroit’s hometown heroes as a teen. Under various personas (including Kristuit Salu vs Morris Nightingale, and Michaux), Edgar spent his late teens and early 20s experimenting with strains of Techno, G-Funk, House, Electro, Bass Music, and even his own “software virus as music”.
As 2016 sets in, 4B continues to push the limits with his music. Upcoming releases find him incorporating a new down-tempo sound into his signature Jersey Club roots. While remaining at the forefront of innovative production, fans can also still count on him to supply them with his recognizable club anthems.
Based in Los Angeles, Drezo is no outsider to the underground sound that is currently sweeping across the restless west coast city. Through his compositions and remixes, the 23 year old aims to represent the darker and more imaginative side of house music.Using influences from the LA scene has shaped this young artist’s music into a surge of haunting originality that is instantly recognizable.
A music obsessive all his life, Londoner Marcus Marr's first encounters with dance music were acid house records which augmented his vinyl collection of rock and soul, and attending all night parties under Brixton's St Matthews church. Traveling to the south of England to watch DJ Harvey play a lengthy set, he saw the kind of power a DJ can wield over a willing crowd.
MitiS has been perfecting his special breed of piano-driven melodic bass since 2010. Brought up as a Classical pianist in Pennsylvania, MitiS, aka Joseph Torre performs a live set that combines his production chops and piano roots to get the absolute best of both worlds.
M.I.A. goes Deep Down Inside every Saturday in Gastown with world renown deejay & producer talent supported by a rotating roster of local Vancouver resident DDI selectors. Join Jared Love, Kevin Shiu, Jessica G, Marcello, Joel Armstrong, Cato Kane, Iaian Howie, Houtz, Ryan Wells & James Hopkins as they play the finest future & classic deep house cuts.