One of my favorite albums from GoldRush just got remixed by some of the freshest names in the game! Goldrush is dropping his 2ed release on Generation Bass with the help of some friends. Each a talented producer in their own right, re-imagines one of Goldrush’s original tracks off the Love Hz release. The result is a new creative look on what started as amazing tracks. These creative additions add elements of percussion, melodic atmosphere and dance floor ready beats! Love Hz Rmxd drops on March 23. Enjoy!
Disciples of Headtron is a compilation made up by some of the members of the Headtron Agency. The roster includes: Sugarpill, Gladkill, Chris B, +verb, Russ Liquid, Goldrush, Stephan Jacobs, Jobot & Jupit3r. This past week they have recently just added a new member to the family, Griz!
The collection of artist that make up this team is lead by Alex Becket one of the best agents in the business. Headtron has only been around for merely two years or more and they’ve made such an impact in such a small amount of time that I can only imagine how busy Alex has been. The entire roster in some sort of fashion have played some of the biggest festivals and events in 2011. There isn’t a major event that you can’t find at least one or two members representing the Headtron family.
This compilation is a prime example of why they are such a driving force in the EDM community. There are even a few surprises that caught me off guard, Swordfight! I’ve heard much talk about this over the course of time but here is their debut! Another surprise is to find more Jobot tunes, especially one that features ill-esha! =O It’s great to have something unified and put together and this is only the beginning as this is Volume 1. I’m looking forward to Vol 2 already which I hope features more from them in particular More Champagne & Griz.
My favorites you ask? Sugarpill stole this one from everyone in my opinion with A Gift To. There is no question that tune is perfect to open up the release. It’s one of those moving tracks that you can listen to in any state of emotion. Russ Liquid’s Pars Lunae also blew me away. Chris B stepped up his game big time and only look forward to see what he and Boris have been cooking up. Also do I need to bring up how I’ve been dying for Jobot’s debut album?!
All in all I can’t wait for 2012 because this is just the beginning and there’s a lot more where this came from. Also big ups to Muti Music and Dov for putting this out. Be sure to grab it on release date Jaunary 2nd, 2012! Be on the look out for any of the Headtron members this year. I’ve had the pleasure of booking many of them in Texas and man do they deliver <3
Much Love & Respect to the Headtron Family!
1. Sugarpill – A Gift To
2. Swordfight – We Will Never Know
3. jOBOT & ill-esha – Fossils
4. +verb – Mileage
5. Gladkill – Insomnia
6. Stephan Jacobs – Groove Around You
7. Jupit3r – Shark Bark
8. jOBOT – Bottle Of Bumpy
9. ChrisB – It’s All Good
10. Russ Liquid – Pars Lunae
11. Goldrush – Katura
And for this week the picks are:
1. Helicopter Showdown & Boy Kid Cloud – Waiting [Clip]
2. I´m Not A Band- Trainthoughts (Affe Maria Remix)
3. Bitches – Charlie P Dubstep Remix
4. Kreayshawn – Gucci Gucci (GRAVY.TRON and GRIMBLEE’S SWAGBASS DRUMSTEP BOOTLEG!!!!)
5. Captain PANIC! – Ultralisk (Dimensional Domination EP June 7th)
6. Markus Whaley – Stormlight (Omega Remix)
7. Mimi Page – Ill Be Waiting (GoldRush Remix)
8. Grateful Dead – Truckin’ (Freddy Todd’s Bootleg Retwist Tribute)
9. D-jahsta – Slug Bass (original mix)
10. Figure – Aliens (VIP EDIT)
Camp Questions Mark & Irie Cartel present EMISSIONS! It’s not very often I post about events on the site but ohh man this ONE is truly worth covering. Emissions is on it’s 3rd year and wow this years line up is mind blowing. This festival is approximately two hours outside of San Francisco. There will be camping at the beautiful location for all three days.
Now lets get straight to the punch, MUSIC! The line up for this festival is one of the diverse line ups I have seen compared to all the major festivals. Diversity doesn’t mean that there’s only some medium grade level headliners mixed in with some local talent. This truly means that some of the biggest names in all spectrum’s of bass music. It is still taking me back how I will be playing at this event as well. This will be the first time I’ll be in San Francisco and couldn’t have asked to play a better event for my first visit. I think the best part of this festival as well is the unity that will take place at this event. There are so many names on the line up that I’ve worked with directly, have booked myself, communicated on regular online, and/or close friends with already. This past year at SXSW it was a dream to be part of the crew that we were rolling around with and I feel this will be no different. At the end of the day we all are here to share the music but what makes this community so special is how closely networked and friendly everyone is. There so many people on here that are playing that I haven’t met in person and looking forward to finally giving a good amount of people some big hugs. Can’t wait to kick it with all the homies out in Cali!
Now let’s list the two rounds of artist announced. I have bolded some of my recommendations for this. To be fair it’ll probably be quite bias to my personal taste and close friends of mine. Hey I was honest at least right?! Got to support the homies!
The Flying Skulls
Carrier fmly NTRLD
Minnesota ft. PRFMR
The Pirate of DubPirates
Smasheltooth and Thee Bad Bitch Brigade
Mycho Pan Cocoa
Fresh Young Minds
Love & Light
Adsum (Porkchop & Mikey Fisher)
Free Crush (Konekta & Devi)
The Glitch Report
My Pet Monster
Please shoot me a message if you’ll be attending this event! I’m always interested in meeting new people. It’s such a blessing to be able to share the music to you all. I hope you all could make it! Be sure to grab your tickets now! Apparently there might be a limited amount of tickets. The price you’re paying for this line up is an insane deal! Not to mention there are still more artist to be announced! WHAT?! Yeah I know right…
2 Full Stages, 3 Day Camping, Chill/Alt. Area, Massive Sound, Gorgeous NEW Venue (w/water, tree shade, level campgrounds & easy paved entry road), Unique Lineup (new fresh music not @ every other festie…yet) , Art Installations, Artist Walk, Daytime Workshops, & so much more!
Limited Pre-Sale – $95. (Limited 200 available or until May 10th)
Pre-Sale – $110. ( available until May 10/Last Chance to Guarantee Entry))
At the Gate – $130.
*Special Limited Family Packs*-10 for $75.each (LIMITED/get asap if interested)*
RV & BUS Parking Pass – $40.
18+/ Please No Dogs/ Leave No Trace/ No Bad Attitudes
Sound: By the Wobble Factory & more
Art Deco: Jeremiah Allen Welch
Flyer Design/Image: By Sparkuhl
Stage Deco: RageStageDesign
Fire-safety by Fire University
Fire-breathing by Aries
We get a ton of quality submissions to the website and unfortunately we often don’t have time to give them all a proper a write up with our full time day jobs, DJing gigs, and other various projects. I wanted to take the time to share just a few of the tracks that have come through that I’ve been enjoying as of late. Make sure to check out their other sick tracks on soundcloud.com too!
Sick drumstep track from Hirshee! I haven’t heard a bad song from this producer yet:
New Remix from Eskmo:
New glitch-hop track from Cory O from the upcoming SpaceWork EP:
Every track that “A Girl and a Gun” is featured on is straight up fire!
New track from Profesher (Billy Blacklight):
Massive dubstep remix from Hot Mess:
If you’re into chill electronic music, def grab the new ep from Stumbleine featuring this beautiful track:
This new remix from Quartus Saul is a banger!
NastyNasty just released this face melter for free download:
This track from Shower Beer Graveyard is def a baby making remix, ha!
The Polish Ambassador has been bangin out sick glitch-hop remixes left and right!
Sick new track from Fractal Sky!
New one from Robokop!
The drop on this FEED ME remix is redonculous!
Funky new track from the one and only Jobot:
Grab this new free track from Goldrush featuring the vocal stylings of Anneka:
Love this downtempo/glitch “Radiohead” remix from The Polish Ambassador:
Some dope futuristic luvstep right here courtesy of Nicoluminous:
Nice melodic dubstep remix from Carly-D:
This track is bonkers! The samples they used are clutch!
Some sexy spanish vocals on this one!
New track from Minnesota!
Another nice melodic dubstep remix from Akira Kiteshi:
Here’s a nice melodic glitchy track from producer, 1990:
Much love and respect!
GoldRush is about to drop his release Love Hz on Valentines Day this year! If you’re not familiar with him you will be soon. He is a producer out in the West Coast repping sexy intricate music. After giving the Love Hz release a few times everything just made sense. The title Love Hz describes the balance and irony of Love at it’s best. Except one of the best intro songs with a luvstep vibe turning into one of those heavy dubstep tunes we’ve all come to enjoy. The tracks flow nicely and have that warm fuzzy feel to them in different parts blended with that pain we all know that comes with Love expressed in aggressive bass lines at certain points. The release has some tracks that just blew me away. S.C.Honey is one of my favorites and a track I’ve been dropping in my sets for awhile now. The vocal work makes tracks give such depth to the tune leaving you want it to go back and take your heart away.
GoldRush has quite the future ahead of him as he has support and surrounded by some of the biggest emerging artist in California. He is one of those guys who is already part of the culture and ready to release his sound out to the world. Love Hz is a perfect introduction to what is to come and an example that Luvstep is alive and bringing the bass. He has put together a promo mini mix to help promo the release. Get a small taste of what is to come this Valentines Day from GoldRush!
Love Hz Promo Mix Tracklist:
Carpe Diem for Lovers
It’s When I Miss All of You
Because – [GoldRush remix ]
Bjork – Joga [GoldRush Attack of the Black Smoke Remix]
BUY: Goldrush – Love Hz