Mercurius FM – Arkanoid [review]

Mercurius FM - Arkanoid Review
Mercurius FM
, has released the new synthwave track, Arkanoid, via his record label Broken Synth Recordings. Arkanoid is now available for sale and for streaming on all the major streaming sites.

Arkanoid brings together all of the best things from the synthwave genre into one track. It features a funky beat, that cool retro synthwave feeling and of course a fun and catchy synthesizer hook. Arkanoid was also released with 2 other …

TrollPhonik – Lucifer’s Lawn Mower [Premiere Review]

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San Diego based dubstep artist TrollPhonik has just released a brand new hard dubstep single called Lucifer’s Lawn Mower via Canadian record label Off The Wall Recordings available now on Beatport. Lucifer’s Lawn Mower starts off with some pumped up claps and percussion at a brisk 145 BPM, which builds into a hard shuffling, bass heavy beat. The track takes on the classic dubstep bass wobbles, which morph and laugh menacingly throughout the track. Fans …

Dj Taj – You Use To [review]

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Drake’s Hotline Bling is easily the song of 2015 and so it makes sense that New Jersey producer DJ Taj has created a remix of it. It is, of course, a Jersey Club style remix, which is a blessing because he’s so good at it. You Use To starts off with a clip of the original track, a great tactic to draw in the crowd at a club who loves the song. Then it changes …

ETC!ETC! – WICKED EP [review]

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As EDM fans, we all know that some producers are guilty of having tracks that sound same. However, with LA based producer ETC!ETC!, that is never the case. His latest EP, Wicked, released with Dim Mak, solidifies this as he continues to leave his mark on dance music in a variety of dance music styles. The EP opens with Colossal featuring Ricky Remedy, a mischievous trap tune which blends deep bass …

Mr Oizo – Hand In The Fire EP [review]

Mr Oizo - Hand In The Fire EP

French music producer and movie maker Mr Oizo is back with another EP on the legendary Ed Banger Records. Hand In The Fire offers some completely new sounds from Mr Oizo, however old fans will still be pleased with the release. The title song featuring female vocalist Charli XCX offers an 80s worthy performance over a slow burner electro beat. This is definitely the most pop friendly track on the release and honestly …

The Hair Kid – Acid Disco Homegirls [review]

The Hair Kid Acid Disco HomegirlsNew York artist, The Hair Kid, on Oh Hai Records, has released a brand new single called Acid Disco Homegirls on sale via Traxsource and Beatport. Acid Disco Homegirls blends cool chopped up vocal samples, lazer sounds, and a funny, ironic, and, modern sounding rap into one great song without sounding tacky. The result is an enjoyable track with an original sound.  Acid Disco Homegirls finishes off with a pretty synthesizer melody complemented by bmore

Steige – Broken [review]

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French Producer Steige, drops something big for his new release. In his latest track Broken, he creates a brute sound, touched by a Goddess. The slow builds of the synths keep you on edge through out the entire piece. With a very haunting intro, the distorted vocals set you up for the mood of the song. Steige has been infamous to have some power within his music, but he takes it to a …

Coutoux – God Has Healed EP [review]

God Has Healed

French DJ and producer Coutoux, brings a massive release titled God Has Healed. The first song, God Has Healed, is a dark track that leaves an aftertaste of hope on your tongue. The 100bpm break-beat has you walking down the Valley of Death, marching to a thick kick and an inspiring snare. The synths drip from your face like holy water, rolling in delays and stained with silky reverbs. Organic cymbals splash …

Overbite – The Gold Standard [review]

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Chicago based duo, Overbite, has just released a hell of a track, The Gold Standard. The song really shows off their skills and aesthetic. From analog sounds to the heavy kick, this track takes you back to 2009; when the electro scene was being ran by groups such as Justice, MSTRKRFT, and The Bloody Beetroots. Overbite consists of Brian Exum and Joe Murray. The Gold Standard almost sounds like they …

Mercurius FM & 99LETTERS – Fire [review]

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Up and coming techno artists Mercurius FM and 99LETTERS have released a brand new hard techno single called Fire via Tommie Sunshine’s Brooklyn Fire Records available for free as part of the Fire House 5 compilation. Fire starts off with some hard 909 snares at a brisk 130BPM, which reminds me of artists like 90s Daft Punk and even newer artists like The Partysquad. The track builds with some more percussion and a distorted synthesizer …