Downtempo Tag

Electronic music is one of the most widely studied genres in college because it is different from other types. It focuses on creating sounds and beats meant for human ears. It means that the genre's artists use instruments, among them synthesizers and samplers, to create their tracks, rather than using traditional instruments, including guitars or drums. There are many different

Above & Beyond are launching a brand new record label. Accompanying the Anjunabeats and Anjunadeep counterparts, the new label is called Reflections. "The third Anjuna record label is our new downtempo and ambient imprint called Reflections, and we are delighted to share it with you. Reflections is born from all those moments in between the dancefloors." the trance trio state. Where

Laika Beats has just released his newest track 'Nature Is Watching', out now on all digital platforms. Denver, Colorado native, Laika Beats (real name Joshua Elliot Thompson) is known for his bass-heavy and Hip-Hop infused tracks.  His previous releases include 'Give Her The World', and 'True Love'.  Through his intricate sound design and captivating melodies, Laika Beats brings a little bit

Beatport has just added two new genres to its list of featured music: organic house/downtempo. The genres are characterized by slower tempos and more drum-forward beats and as Beatport has stated, it is an effort to "trend towards deeper, more meditative, and occasionally slower shades of house music in various music scenes around the world". While the addition of the new genres

The Austrian duo Klangkarussell have just released an official music video for their Downtempo based single Ghostkeeper, featuring the singer and songwriter GIVVEN. Released back in February, the ambient tune that happens to be the second release on the duo’s record label Bias Beach has already crossed 2 million streams. After their 2-year long absence from the industry in terms of

With more than fifty years of exhaustive dance music experience between them as well as a truckload of global hits, Armin van Buuren and Inner City (Kevin and Dantiez Saunderson) hit the studio together to create a track that crosses the divide between their respective musical cultures - 'It Could Be'. Having the chance to speak about the collab, Armin gave his

Swedish superstar KAAZE is back with a brand new single, teaming up with Nino Lucarelli to deliver 'Chain Me Up'. Switching things up, KAAZE flaunts his musical expertise and eclectic influences, as the downtempo ballad is set to feature on his debut album; 'Dreamchild'. The track opens up with a tantalizing guitar riff and soon combines with Lucarelli's vocals, which bring energy and help the track

OWSLA boss Skrillex is back with another scintillating remix! Taking on fellow American Kelsey Lu's single; 'Due West', the track marks Sonny's first remix of the year, following a long absence from releases (as a solo artist). Having recently performed together at FORM festival in Arizona, Skrillex's timely remix only seems fitting. Excluding 'Turn Off The Lights' as Dog Blood earlier this year, Sonny's last release

If you're looking for a break from all the hard-hitting drops, unflinching basslines and driving bass-fused rhythms that have been on offer recently, we've got something you're going to like right on your doorstep. Courtesy of music producer RavenKis, the talented individual releases one of the smoothest tracks you'll hear this month. The track is called 'Roller Coaster' and while one

CLOZVRE is a wonderfully talented 22-year-old electronic music producer currently based in LA. Since his debut in September 2018 with his single 'Manic' he has been on a consistent rise towards the top of the industry. His versatile nature in the studio allows him to combine elements from a wide variety of genres,  including but not limited to electro, new beat, electronica /

Norwegian talent Le P is back with another soothing piano ballad; 'Coming Home', alongside the Grammy-nominated Patrick ”J.Que" Smith. Le P, who put his name on the map by pioneering the early Tropical House movement alongside fellow Norwegians Kygo and Matoma, has since been making waves with remixes for the likes of Mako, New World Punx and Nature - amassing over 5.3 million streams in the process. Describing his inspiration

Following the widely acclaimed hit single 'Could Be Love' and the launch of his highly exclusive and personal 'A Jump In The Deepend' video series, Dutch DJ/Producer Deepend returns with a fresh gust of energy in the shape of 'Only Love', a destined radio gem ready to close off the year in style, out now on Spinnin' Records. Blending a smooth acoustic

Finnish DJ/Producer Emil V has released a brand-new soothing downtempo single 'Ready For Something'. Constantly experimenting with new sounds, Emil has been known to produce records of many different genres, including Future House, Deep House and Trap. His latest single, however, ventures into new territory as he slows down the tempo slider and channels a soothing Indie vibe. Speaking about his

In January of 2017, MELD (Melanie Dewey) released her debut EP 'H.U.R.T.' (Healing Under Rising Truth). Having landed her single 'Easy On The Game' on Hype Machine, the track culminated the EP's success. Given the excellent achievement, a follow-up remix album was only fitting. Featuring collaborations and remixes from Felice, Y-Diz, Smurphio, SAER, Daniel Simmons, Spaceship Earth, Waterchild, and Batavia,