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...]

CONTEST : Win Tix to see Keys N Krates in Chicago on 2/4

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Here at Run The Trap we love innovative acts, so you know Keys N Krates is going to be near the top of our list. The Canadian 3 piece 'trap' band' combines crisp productions, chopped up samples along with a drumkit, synthesizer, + a few turntablers and samplers to create a show unlike any other. Keys N Krates is currently on tour in celebration of their 'Midnite Mass' EP and … [Read more...]

Savoy – 1000 Years EP

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Have you ever listened to a short EP and it immediately make you wish that there were 10+ more tracks on it? That's the feeling I got on my first listen through of Savoy's brand new 4-track EP, 1000 Years out now on Monstercat Records. The entire EP features crisp production, but makes sure each track is unique in its own way. The eclectic intro track, "Pump It Up" sets the … [Read more...]

CONTEST : Win Tickets To Slow Magic + Giraffage on 11/28 – Chicago

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What came first, the song or the tour? Slow Magic and Giraffage teamed up to create the feel good tune of the summer with So Cute! Shortly after the like-minded producers announced that they would be going on tour together and naming the tour after their fun-filled collaboration bringing along friends such as Lindsay Lowend and Daktyl. The 'So Cute!' tour will be filling … [Read more...]

Keys N Krates Releases New Single And Announces Massive Tour

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You know what's always great? More Keys N Krates. If you agree with me, then the last couple of days have been like Christmas. The three piece 'trap band' from Canada just dropped off a brand new song and announced a massive tour kicking off in January. "U Already Know" builds off all the little things about Keys N Krates we have grown to love. Chopped up + glitched to … [Read more...]

PREMIERE : Beyoncé – Crazy In Love (Dabin Remix) {Free Download}

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When being a part of Kannibalen Records and having VOMITSTEP maestro Snails +  electro-loving-trio Black Tiger Sex Machine as your labelmates, it can be very easy to forget about the sexier, more vibed out parts of music. Dabin doesn't forget to make his songs pretty, and this remix is no exception. Dabin, who had a busy summer hitting up festivals such as Electric … [Read more...]

NGHTMRE and Boombox Cartel Team Up For “Aftershock”

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I think it's safe to say that NGHTMRE and Boombox Cartel both had huge 2015's. With the release of Street and B2U, respectively, they both made their way onto many's trap playlists and even more DJ sets all across the nation. It's only fitting that they team up to create a brand new song, which was just released today via Mad Decent Records. Many Reddit users were able to … [Read more...]

Oshi – Down For This (ft. Krs., BNJMN, Dutchboy & Tunji Ige)

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If the list of collaborators on Oshi's latest track is any indication of who will be on this album he is working on, when this album drops we are really in for something special. BNJMN, Dutchboy & Tunji Ige all hop on this one, with a special thanks to Jamal Woon. Krs. joined Oshi on production, just as the two have joined to create their label, Noir Sound. This isn't the … [Read more...]