Interview: Don’t Sleep On NGHTMRE

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NGHTMRE's launch into stardom plays out like a dream. Ever since the young producer's "Street" single was debuted by Skrillex at Ultra 2015, Tyler Marenyi stole EDM's spotlight and never looked back. From high-profile remixes and collaborations to critically acclaimed projects like Nuclear Bonds with Slander and more recently his debut NGHTMRE EP,  it's almost unanimously … [Read more...]

RTT Exclusive Interview: The Whooligan (Julio Galvez) of Soulection

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"The history of music and its roots are beautiful, we intend on preserving our inspirations, but also constantly being ahead of the curve, whether it be music, technology, fashion or events." - Julio Galvez Director of Worldwide Bookings and Strategic Partnership at Soulection If you aren't familiar with Soulection and what they're doing across the globe on both a music and … [Read more...]

Who Is The Man Behind Slushii?

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  From Zhu to Marshmello, the rise of producer anonymity has recently allowed some artists to successfully synergize a visual esthetic with a sound to completely captivate audiences to the point of obsession. The next to add their name to this stacked list of producers is Slushii, a promising future bass producer hailing from “LA to Tokyo”. Slushii has only 6 songs up … [Read more...]

Flamingosis Releases New Album “Great Hair”

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Breezy East Coast producer Flamingosis just released his latest album, Great Hair, and it sounds like a sexy stroll down a sun-drenched street in late summer. A follow-up to his 2015 album Pleasure Palette (named a #1 Must-Listen by Reddit), Great Hair is a smooth sonic tribute to his father and uncle’s five-time world freestyle Frisbee championships that shines with silky … [Read more...]

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...]