|Birth name||Tom Purcell|
Tom Purcell, better known by his stage name Wave Racer, is an Australian DJ and future bass producer from Sydney.The name "Wave Racer" is adapted from a Nintendo 64 game. His debut single consisting of two songs, "Rock U Tonite" and "Stoopid", was released in 2013. He signed with Australian label Future Classic who also signed future bass artists like Cashmere Cat and Flume. His "Flash Drive" EP was released in 2015, featuring guest appearances by Lido and Baby. He has performed in America at Ultra Music Festival, on Mad Decent's Block Party Tour and in support of Chromeo on their 'Frequent Flyer Tour'. Domestic festival highlights include Splendour In The Grass, Field Day, Groovin' the Moo and Falls Festival
Future bass is a subgenre of electronic dance music which is characterised by less intense drops, pulsating synth chords, exotic percussion and sometimes brass sounds. The genre was pioneered by producers such as Flume, Lido and Cashmere Cat, and it was popularised in the mid-2010s by artists such as Louis the Child, Marshmello and Mura Masa. 2016 was seen as the breakout year for the genre.
The Nintendo 64 (officially abbreviated as N64, model number: NUS, stylized as NINTENDO64) is a home video game console developed and marketed by Nintendo. Named for its 64-bit central processing unit, it was released in June 1996 in Japan, September 1996 in North America and Brazil, March 1997 in Europe and Australia, and September 1997 in France. It was the last major home console to use the cartridge as its primary storage format until the Nintendo Switch in 2017. The Nintendo 64 was discontinued in mid-2002 following the launch of its successor, the GameCube, in 2001.
Future Classic is an Australian independent record label, artist management team, touring agency, and music publisher which was founded in 2004.
Purcell cited his start in electronic dance music production as being part of musical duo with his friend called "Pablo J & The Lobsterettes" in which they sampled disco house.Speaking about the comparison of his music to the likes of Cashmere Cat and Hudson Mohawke, Purcell quoted them as massive influences and said "..people often describe my music as future bass". He has worked as a Starbucks barista.
Electronic dance music (EDM), also known as dance music, club music, or simply dance, is a broad range of percussive electronic music genres made largely for nightclubs, raves and festivals. It is generally produced for playback by disc jockeys who create seamless selections of tracks, called a mix, by segueing from one recording to another. EDM producers also perform their music live in a concert or festival setting in what is sometimes called a live PA.
Magnus August Høiberg, known professionally as Cashmere Cat, is a Norwegian musician, DJ and record producer. He is best known for producing songs for various artists, as well as remixing and editing songs from those respective artists as well. He also represented Norway in the DMC World DJ Championships as DJ Final from 2006 to 2009. His debut EP, Mirror Maru, released in October 2012, gained recognition from several other producers.
Ross Matthew Birchard, better known by the stage name Hudson Mohawke, is a Scottish producer, DJ, and composer from Glasgow, Scotland. A founding member of the UK label collective LuckyMe, he signed to Warp Records and released his debut album Butter in 2009. In 2011, he formed the duo TNGHT with Canadian producer Lunice and released their debut EP the following year.
In 2014, he released "Streamers" as a single.It was described as a 'tropical, glitchy tune' with elements of trap and futuristic indie-dance. On 16 October 2015, he released "Flash Drive" and "World Record" featuring Lido, as singles. They were part of the four-track EP titled Flash Drive. In 2017, Wave Racer's remix of Flight Facilities' "Stand Still" was sampled by Fetty Wap in his "Way You Are" song.
EDM trap is a style of electronic dance music (EDM) that originated in the mid-2000s and early 2010s. It blends elements of trap music, an offshoot of Southern hip hop, with elements of EDM like build-ups, drops, and breakdowns. A variety of artists spurred trap's move into pop and EDM.
Peder Losnegård, known by the stage name Lido, is a Norwegian record producer, singer, and songwriter. He currently resides in Los Angeles.
Willie Junior Maxwell II, known professionally as Fetty Wap, is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter. He rose to prominence after his debut single "Trap Queen" reached number two on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart in May 2015. This helped Fetty Wap secure a record deal with 300 Entertainment. He subsequently released two Top 10 singles in the U.S., "679" and "My Way". Fetty Wap's eponymously titled debut album was released in September 2015 and reached number one on the U.S. Billboard 200 chart.
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|"Rock U Tonite"||2013||Future Classic||Non-album singles|
|"AUTO"||2019||No label||Non-album singles|
"Language" is a song by American electronic music producer and DJ Porter Robinson. The song was uploaded on YouTube by Porter Robinson on March 30, 2012. The song was released in the United States on Big Beat Records as a digital download on April 10, 2012. The song was later released in the United Kingdom in an EP package from Ministry of Sound on August 12, 2012. It debuted at number nine on the UK Singles Chart. The song features uncredited vocals from Heather Bright. The song received remixes from producers Kayzo together with Gammer, and from Jauz.
Christian Valentin Brunn, better known by his stage name Virtual Riot, is a German DJ and electronic music producer. He has released seventeen extended plays and one studio album, most notably his 2016 extended playChemistry, which peaked at 20 on Billboard's Dance/Electronic Albums charts and his 2018 extended play German Engineering, which peaked on the Dance/Electronic Digital Song Sales chart at the No. 11 position. He was signed to the independent music label Disciple Recordings in 2014. On 16 April 2019, he announced a publishing deal with Skrillex's OWSLA.
"Never Be like You" is a song by Australian musician Flume, co-written and featured by Canadian artist Kai. It was released on 16 January 2016, by Future Classic, as the lead single of his second studio album, Skin. The song debuted at number 10 on the ARIA Singles Chart, later reaching number one and becoming Flume's first song to top the chart. The song also charted in Belgium, France, the United States and New Zealand, where it reached number two on the RMNZ Singles Chart.
Anna Lunoe is an Australian DJ, vocalist, songwriter and producer now living in Los Angeles, California. Lunoe has performed at music festivals including Coachella, Lollapalooza, Ultra, TomorrowWorld and Hard Summer. She now hosts a weekly show on Apple Music's Beats 1 Radio.
Outer Edges is the third studio album by Dutch electronic trio, Noisia. Outer Edges was released on 5 August 2016, by Noisia's own electronic music record label Vision Recordings. Outer Edges was later followed up by a 20-song remix album in April 2017 and a 5-song remix extended play by Noisia in June 2017.
Trevor Christensen, known professionally as Said the Sky, is an American electronic dance music producer, DJ and musician.
Jeff Hartford, better known by his stage name Attlas, is a Canadian DJ, producer and musician.
Isabelle Rezazadeh, known by her stage name Rezz, is a Canadian DJ and record producer from Niagara Falls, Ontario. She released her debut EP, Insurrection in 2015 through OWSLA's sub-label Nest HQ. In 2016, she signed with Deadmau5's record label Mau5trap, and released follow-ups The Silence is Deafening and Something Wrong Here. On August 4, 2017, Rezazadeh released her debut studio album, Mass Manipulation, with its follow up, Certain Kind of Magic, released in 2018.
Brendan Galdo, better known by his stage name Mr FijiWiji is an American electronic music producer, known for producing chillout, future and dubstep songs.
Hayden Capuozzo, better known by his stage name Kayzo, is an American DJ and producer based in Los Angeles, California. He is best known for remixing songs and incorporating trap and hardstyle genres into his remixes. His collaboration with Riot "Wake Up" received more than 200,000 plays in less than 24 hours.
Preston Anthony Chin, better known by his stage name Robotaki, is a Canadian DJ and producer, based in Montreal, Quebec.
Valentino Khan is an American DJ and producer born and raised in Los Angeles. He is best known for releasing material through Diplo, Skrillex and Steve Aoki. His singles "Deep Down Low" and "Make Some Noise" peaked at number one and fifty respectively on the "Billboard Twitter Emerging Artists" chart.
Vindata is a producer/DJ duo consisting of Branden Ratcliff and Jared Poythress, based in Los Angeles. In March 2017, they were featured on Rolling Stone's list of 10 New Artists You Need to Know Now. They gained recognition with a single featuring Kenzie May, "All I Really Need." Shortly after, Skrillex signed them to a record deal at OWSLA where they released Through Time and Space featuring Kenzie May again as well as Anderson Paak, Chuck Ellis and Kaleena Zanders and Mack.
Patrick Cybulski, known by his stage name K?d is an American electronic musician and DJ. He is known for his single "Lose Myself", which charted on the US Billboard Dance/Mix Show Airplay at #40, as well as his single "Distance", which peaked at #16 on the aforementioned chart. He is also known for his remixes of popular electronic songs, most significantly "Doin' It Right" by Daft Punk and "Renaissance" by Steve James.
Slander is an American DJ duo consisting of Derek Andersen and Scott Land based in Los Angeles. They are best known for their unique sound and subgenre "heaven trap".
Monstercat Uncaged Vol. 1 is the thirty-first compilation album by the independent record label Monstercat and was released on 12 May 2017. Uncaged Vol. 1 contains thirty-one songs from various artists as well as an album mix.
Monstercat Uncaged Vol. 3 is the thirty-third compilation album by the independent record label Monstercat and was released on 10 November 2017. Uncaged Vol. 3 contains thirty-one songs from various artists as well as an album mix.
Occult Classic is the debut studio album by American electronic music producer Kill the Noise. Occult Classic was released on 9 October 2015, by American electronic music label OWSLA. Occult Classic was later followed up by a 15-track remix album titled Alt Classic released on 13 May 2016.
Grant Harris, also known by his stage name Goldhouse, is an American DJ, producer, singer and songwriter, based in Chicago. He gained recognition for remixing songs like Sam Smith's "Stay with Me", Fleetwood Mac's "Dreams", Katy Perry's "Dark Horse" and Lady Gaga's "Applause". His songs have received airplay on stations such as Hits1, Sirius BPM, B96 Chicago, Pulse 87 and KHNC Seattle.