RTT Interview: Party Thieves to Steal Trap Music’s Spotlight in 2016

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“It’s not about me. That’s why Party Thieves is plural. It’s one person, but it’s about the movement. It’s about the music. As a whole we’re all Party Thieves.” From the 29th floor of the Hyatt Regency Hotel to a packed El Rey Ballroom, Jared McFarlin aka Party Thieves is all smiles. Ringing in the new year with a sold-out show in Chicago, the 23 year old West Point United … [Read more...]

Run the Trap’s Top 10 Most Anticipated Albums of 2016

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A few weeks ago we presented you with the best trap, future bass, rap, and experimental tracks of the past year. Now, with 2016 in full swing it's time to shift our focus from the past to the future, as we look forward to the most highly-anticipated album releases of 2016. From Yeezy to Flume, countless renowned artists are set to drop projects this year and we here at RTT … [Read more...]

Top 25 Trap Tracks of 2015

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It’s that time of year again... when we backspin 2015,  counting down the best trap and bass records the last dozen months had to offer. From Jack Ü’s genre-bending production to NGHTMRE and Troyboi’s rise to stardom, we've left no stone unturned in archiving the most influential and progressive music that graced festival stages and streamed services alike in 2015. While … [Read more...]

Manatee Commune’s Sunlit Latest Single “Clay”

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Manatee Commune, a project from producer Grant Eadie of evergreen Bellingham, WA, eases the grey descent into winter with his jolly-new single “Clay,” featuring the feathery vocals of Marina Price. The cloud-breaking track bubbles with melodic keys overlaid with Price’s sweet pipes and playful lyrics punctuated by cliffhanging drops that showcase a cleverness to Manatee … [Read more...]

Slander + NGHTMRE Answer Your Questions via Reddit AMA

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What do NGHTMRE and Slander do when they're not producing EPs together, or joining each other on stages around the world for some joint power turn-ups? They go to Reddit and answer hungry fans' questions of course! Both acts are red hot after having huge 2015's and have played festivals such as Tomorrowworld, Lollapalooza, and EDC Las Vegas. With such versatility with this … [Read more...]

RTT Exclusive Interview : Dyro Talks ADE, DJ Mag, Carnage And Upcoming EP

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Following his performance at Amsterdam Dance Event, I was lucky enough to hang with Dutch producer Dyro during his LA stop promoting his song "Like A Boss" that dropped on October 12th. Dyro's rapid rise in the electronic scene is obvious given his sets that've recently rocked fans at Light in Las Vegas, EDC New York and all over the world. From his imprint label WOLV Records … [Read more...]

Two Fresh – Torch EP

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  Mad Decent has unveiled Two Fresh's most recent project today and it's lit, pun intended. The Torch EP is filled with drippy drops, jungle rhythms, and bands, homie. With features from Vic Mensa, Joey Purp, NJOMZA, and Curtis Williams among others, this six track EP is a showcase of what Kendo and Shweez have been brewing on for the past year. If you've been on … [Read more...]

ARMNHMR – Fallen (ft. Desiree Dawson) + RTT Exclusive Interview

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ARMNHMR’s back with their new release “Fallen”, another example of the LA duo’s intriguing blend of emotional progressions and more traditional chill trap elements. Desiree Dawson - supported by smooth choral vocals in the background - adds a soft touch to the track and rounds out the middle interlude. "Fallen" is the latest addition to a line of both innovative originals and … [Read more...]