Our Team’s Top Ten DJ Sets Of Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival 2019

Bonnaroo is an annual pilgrimage to Manchester, TN for part of our team here at Heard It Here First. We wanted to share with our many readers what our highlights of the weekend were. Enjoy our top ten sets of Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival! Let us know who your favorite sets of the weekend … Continue reading Our Team’s Top Ten DJ Sets Of Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival 2019

Mersiv Brings Us A Brand New Mix To Prepare For Shambhala! [Tracklist]

The road to Shambhala just got a little bit easier for us Bass fans. As a part of the Shambhala 2019 Mix Series, Mersiv brings us an incredible hour of tunes. Big unreleased tracks surface in this one, including exclusive new bangers with FiYah, sFam, and Jantsen. Check out this brand new mix below! *Write-Up … Continue reading Mersiv Brings Us A Brand New Mix To Prepare For Shambhala! [Tracklist]

Freddy Todd Unleashes His Wreckulous LP Through Wakaan

Self-described as making Psychedelic, Bassy, Dancey, Soulful, Funky, Glitchy Electronic Music, Freddy Todd has been breaking boundaries for close to a decade. His production style is largely experimental and offbeat. His new nine-track project, Wreckulous, is an experimental cannonball into a pool of funky bass. This LP contains support from Birmingham based producer Black Carl and … Continue reading Freddy Todd Unleashes His Wreckulous LP Through Wakaan

INZO Recruits Blookah and Leo Napier For New Single “Let It Slide” Through Wakaan

INZO is a rising artist we've covered for a bit now on Heard It Here First. Our photographer Chris has shot for him multiple times in the past, and he has brought us a bunch of different styled bangers that we've shared with our readers. Today, INZO is teaming up with fellow producer/DJ Blookah for … Continue reading INZO Recruits Blookah and Leo Napier For New Single “Let It Slide” Through Wakaan

Esseks Brings Us Eerie New Track “Sounds from the Attic”

Esseks just dropped his new single titled “Staring at the Ceiling”. Sam Eckstein is the man behind the Esseks name, and he's a man of many talents. From producing, to painting, to mixing, this man can do no wrong. Esseks is one of the many pioneers of that distinct Wakaan sound we have all come to know … Continue reading Esseks Brings Us Eerie New Track “Sounds from the Attic”

Lucii Releases Another Massive Bass Banger, “Dance”, Out Now Through Wakaan

A new name in Bass music is rising and she's an absolute powerhouse. Last month, Lucii became the first female to release a single through the Wakaan label. That last release, "Neptune" was spacey, sick, and overall awesome and we covered it the day it dropped. This week she's brought us more new music with … Continue reading Lucii Releases Another Massive Bass Banger, “Dance”, Out Now Through Wakaan

LSDream Uploads Full BBC Radio1 W/ Annie Nightingale Mix [TRACKLIST]

Fresh off the huge news that he'll be playing Excision's Lost Lands festival, LSDream (fka Brillz) drops a seriously anticipated mix for his fans, jam-packed with hits. The Wakaan label affiliate just uploaded his BBC Radio 1 mix with Annie Nightingale to Soundcloud minutes ago. Enjoy the thirty-minute mix below and be to check out the … Continue reading LSDream Uploads Full BBC Radio1 W/ Annie Nightingale Mix [TRACKLIST]

LSDREAM Brings Us His Sophomore Album “RENEGADES OF LIGHT” Through Wakaan

LSDREAM is joining the ranks as one of our favorite Bass artists here at Heard It Here First. He absolutely crushed his supporting slot on Liquid Stranger's Infinity tour. I've also said this multiple times but will continue to say it. His collab with Com3t, "Hello Human", is my favorite song of the year (so … Continue reading LSDREAM Brings Us His Sophomore Album “RENEGADES OF LIGHT” Through Wakaan

Heard It Here First’s Top Ten Acts of Chicago’s Spring Awakening Music Festival 2019

Spring Awakening Music Festival has been a staple in the Chicago EDM world for almost a decade. They've brought some of the biggest electronic acts in the world (Skrillex, Pretty Lights, Bassnectar, Afrojack, Moby, NERO, Benny Benassi, A-Trak, and hundreds more) to Solider Field, Medill Park, and now, Poplar Creek park. The festival is known … Continue reading Heard It Here First’s Top Ten Acts of Chicago’s Spring Awakening Music Festival 2019

LSDREAM & Champagne Drip Team Up On “Eternal Now” Through Wakaan

LSDREAM, FKA Brillz, recently came to us with maybe my favorite release of 2019, his "Hello Human" collab with COM3T. Today, the Trap turned Bass producer recruits another fellow Bass creative for this killer new collab. Champagne Drip is another one of Wakaan label's rising stars and opened alongside LSDREAM as support on Liquid Stranger's Infinity … Continue reading LSDREAM & Champagne Drip Team Up On “Eternal Now” Through Wakaan

KRILLA Remixes “Make It Bun Dem”

Kyler Marklinger, aka KRILLA, is a Toronto-based producer who recently gave his remix treatment to big name tracks like "Babatunde", "Space Boss", "Divinity", and "Collapse". Today, he chooses to take on "Make It Bun Dem". As always, KRILLA destroys this new release, crafting the classic's sound into his own. Enjoy his brand new Skrillex remix … Continue reading KRILLA Remixes “Make It Bun Dem”

LSDREAM & COM3T Collide On “HELLO HUMAN”

There's nothing like another neck-breaking release from Liquid Stranger's Wakaan Label! LSDREAM recently connected with COM3T for their new collab "Hello Human" and the result is an absolute smasher featuring sharp robotic vocals and an epic breakdown. LSDREAM used to go by the Trap moniker Brillz, but transitioned to the new project in 2018, which … Continue reading LSDREAM & COM3T Collide On “HELLO HUMAN”

New Music from Liquid Stranger Ft. Leah Culver “Burn Like Sun”

Martin Stääf, better known to his fans as Liquid Stranger, is one of the most innovative and exciting names in electronic music. The 40-year-old Swedish producer and Wakaan Labelhead has been active since 2003. He's become most well-known for his freeform bass and various tribal/international influences seen in his music, leading to the labeling of … Continue reading New Music from Liquid Stranger Ft. Leah Culver “Burn Like Sun”

EAZYBAKED Brings Us New “Alone With Yourself” EP Through Wakaan

EAZYBAKED is the newest name to release through Liquid Stranger's Wakaan Label. They were featured on both Toadface's Bugs For Breakfast EP and The Wakaan Compilation album, Convoy, but today marks their first full release through the innovative and imaginative label that's taking over the world. https://soundcloud.com/wakaan/sets/eazybaked-alone-with Their Alone With Yourself EP is the duo's dive … Continue reading EAZYBAKED Brings Us New “Alone With Yourself” EP Through Wakaan

Russ Liquid Brings Us his “Eclectric” EP through Wakaan

New Orleans trumpeter, keyboardist, producer, and beatmaker Russel Scott aka Russ Liquid is back with a brand-spankin' new EP. Russ brings his new Eclectric EP to us through Liquid Stranger's esteemed Wakaan label. As always, Russ Liquid's newest work defies genres, merging guitar riffs and drum solos in with heavy bass breaks. Enjoy the new … Continue reading Russ Liquid Brings Us his “Eclectric” EP through Wakaan

Liquid Stranger Releases His “Polarity” EP

https://soundcloud.com/wakaan/sets/liquid-stranger-polarity Liquid Stranger is one of the most iconic names in bass music and today, the Wakaan label head brings us a brand new EP full of dirty bass bangers. After his release with Pistol Lohan, "Gunslinger", Liquid Stranger fans have been fiending for some new music from the Swedish, boundary-pushing producer. Today, their wish … Continue reading Liquid Stranger Releases His “Polarity” EP

Excision announces “The Thunderdome” w/ Ghastly, Liquid Stranger, and More!

Because Bass Canyon just wasn't enough for all the dubstep enthusiasts in the Pacific NW, Excision just announced another wild headbanger gathering. X will be hosting "The Thunderdome" in Washington at the Tacoma Dome, right outside Seattle! With special guests Ghastly, Liquid Stranger, Dubloadz and more, this show will be an absolute heater. Those b2b sets look … Continue reading Excision announces “The Thunderdome” w/ Ghastly, Liquid Stranger, and More!

HIHF Playlists: Best of August (Album Review Links + Exclusive Playlists)

August brought us a huge variety of new music. Massive hip-hop album releases topped the charts all month long, with Nicki Minaj, YG, Aminé, Mac Miller, and of course Travis Scott, all having released their projects at the very beginning of the month. My personal favorite hip-hop project from August was Travis' Astroworld, with Aminé's … Continue reading HIHF Playlists: Best of August (Album Review Links + Exclusive Playlists)

HIHF Playlists: Best Of Moonrise (Playlist and Photos)

Pieced together a little playlist consisting of the best and biggest songs we heard this past weekend at Moonrise Festival in Baltimore. The festival honestly never handles weather concerns well, with multiple-hour long rain delays both days that lead to shorter sets and multiple acts canceling (RIP Rusko's set ://). https://www.instagram.com/p/Bmbiyc2A33C/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link The same thing happened … Continue reading HIHF Playlists: Best Of Moonrise (Playlist and Photos)

Wakaan Releases New Liquid Stranger Track — “Gunslinger” feat Pistol

Wakaan, the label home to some of bass music's best and brightest, releases a brand new Liquid Stranger track (who is also the Wakaan label head) for any fan's instant enjoyment!! "Gunslinger" features the artist Pistol Lohan as well as a super trippy and weird beat throughout the six-minute long track. Keep an ear out for … Continue reading Wakaan Releases New Liquid Stranger Track — “Gunslinger” feat Pistol