Gothenburg based producer Donnie Castle has recently introduced himself as one to watch with the release of a single trilogy throughout 2017 about his struggle leaving a destructive life behind. The singles have received a lot of attention both in Sweden and internationally with radio plays on national radio in Sweden and Germany and being supported by Flume on his “Essentials Playlist”.
“Answers” is a Discobelle exclusive premiere and the second single track off his debut mixtape “Donnie” which is due to be released in February 2018. The track is a dark, dancey number with sweeping synths and it includes features from well-known rappers OG Maco and Rome Fortune, along with talented DC-based newcomer dopeSMOOTHIES.
“Answers” will be released tomorrow Friday, December 8th via Something Beautiful.
There are few finer UK bass contenders than that of Champion. What’s more, the London native has finally made with the “Snapshot” LP, a 12-track instalment of epic two-step and UK bass fundamentals. With the likes of Flava D, Jammz, Four Tet and Dream MC onboard, the LP gives one of the most comprehensive insights into bubbling UK talent and where the stalwart UK producer is making impressive power moves through connecting like minded firestarters.
Young Parisian producer Khamsin’s cinematic remix of Noah Cyrus and XXXTENTACION’s controversial collaboration “Again” adds depth through spacious layers of texture creating an atmospheric bed for Noah and XXX’s vocals to lay.
The bass favoring sects of electronic dance music should take note of 4B and his consistent delivery both on original material and remixes. Back to remix the don himself and his more recent softer pop settlement ‘Would You Ever,’ Skrillex and Poo Bear’s crooner gets some serious breaks and dutiful bassline injections along the way. It’s a remix that oozes with that attitude and swagger we have come to expect from 4B over the years.
Every KRANE track I hear becomes my favorite over the last and watching the evolution of his artistry has been a joyful ride. I typically find myself gravitating towards laid-back, downtempo tracks, however KRANE’s focused and bass driven style of production is exactly what I’ve been craving lately.
Another bass infused pop gem has emerged from Cloudkid Records courtesy of Belgium producer LIHO and vocalist Akacia- “Cold Drinks & Cool Friends.” This high energy, synth-pop banger is the perfect anthem to help wrap up your summer parties and welcome the fall.