Bass track features Noisia, Josh Pan and 100 Gays ‘Dylan Brady’
Skrillex teamed up with Dutch drum ‘n’ bass trio Noisia, R&B artist Josh Pan and hyperpop producer Dylan Brady (known as half of 100GEC) to produce a bassy new single called ‘Supersonic (My Existence)’. have worked together for
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It’s somewhat of a throwback to an EDM superstar, with its focal point being a bold, glitch-tending bass drop. Recent years have seen Skrillex distance itself from its pseudo-dubstep roots, with more recent material centering around minimalistic, hip-hop influenced beats.
Wrap your ears around ‘Supersonic (My Existence)’ below:
The new track lands as Skrillex’s third single for 2021, following ‘Butterflies’ (featuring Char Tate and Starah) and ‘Too Bizarre’ (featuring Swae Lee and Siikbrain), both of which were released in May.
Skrillex is working hard on its second full-length studio album, teasing on social media that its release is imminent. Assuming it’s due to land in 2021, LP2 will arrive in the six years since it first started talking about it.
Their debut album, ‘Vacation’, was surprisingly released in March 2014, and was praised as Granthshala As in “Galactic, explosive and slam-bang”.
‘Vacation’ was followed in 2015 by a collaborative album with Diplo, named under their Jack A moniker. Granthshala The writer was also keen on that eight-track offering with David Renshaw stating that “although much of it is on autopilot, it can be outrageously good fun”.
Noisia released their second album, ‘Outer Age’ in 2016. The trio initially announced their split in 2019, with a farewell tour slated for the following year. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic shattered those tour plans, yet the band is still active.
Josh Pan’s most recent EP, ‘The World Within’ was released in 2018 through Skrillex’s label OWSLA. The same year, the singer-songwriter released a 17-minute spoken word project, A Phonecall with God.
100 Gecs released their debut album, ‘1000 Gecs’ in 2019. This was followed by last year’s remix album ‘1000 Gecs and the Tree of Clues,’ featuring Charli XCX, Fall Out Boy and more. Granthshala Giving it a four-star review, it presented “an encouraging snapshot of pop’s alternative future”.