Whether it be their electric performances, heartfelt production or lasting friendship, dance fans around the world are drawn to the magnetic duo SLANDER.
Through their meticulous blend of emotional lyricism and savage drops, Derek and Scott have built a passionate family of fans along their evolution to the status of festival legends. Their dedication to their craft and the development of their own unique sound has earned them support from the likes of Skrillex, DJ Snake, RL Grime, Diplo, Bassnectar, Porter Robinson and more.
Amongst dozens of chart-topping remixes, their original Heaven Trap hit "Love Again" featuring vocalist WAVZ has been listened to over 10 million times while being championed by Diplo's Mad Decent imprint. But, that was just the beginning of their journey.
Since then, SLANDER has continued to perform all over the globe on renowned stages such as EDC Las Vegas's Kinetic Field, Lollapalooza, Tomorrowland, Bonnaroo, Paradiso, Electric Zoo, Ultra Music Festival, and many more.
Their most recent string of hits included collaborations with Kayzo, SAYMYNAME and Sullivan King - artists they helped mentor and build.
Their Gud Vibrations brand, which got its name from their shared Mad Decent single with best friend NGHTMRE, has seen exponential growth. Two sold-out Palladium shows were quickly followed by a sold-out 34 city bus tour across North America. In 2017, they held their yearly Miami Music Week Gud Vibrations event, as well as hosted the first festival version of GV at the NOS Events Center, attracting over 10,000 fans to that show alone. 2018 will see the continued rise of Gud Vibrations, as they continue with festival style pop-up shows, and a first-time appearance of Gud Vibrations at Red Rocks Amphitheatre.
Said the Sky
Said the Sky
A blend of soaring melodies and emotive bass lines. Said The Sky is an experience through music.
Playing piano and various instruments since the age of eight, Colorado native Trevor Christensen is coming forward with a fresh perspective on music. Bringing his melodic background and technical training into his music, he works to capture everything beautiful in what people know as EDM. His last 3 years have been devoted to his production, and bring the ideas build up in his head from his entire childhood to life. His music is, what he hopes it to be, an experience: A captivating blend of moving bass lines, and soaring melodies. This is nothing you want to miss.
Wooli (Adam Puleo) is an East Coast producer who has quickly taken the electronic music scene by storm. Wooli is constantly pushing the boundaries of music by combining his unique melodic sounds to the grimy undertones of dubstep and riddim. He has received immediate support from the legends of dubstep including Excision, KAYZO, Bear Grillz, Snails, as well as others.
Wooli is not confined by the genres of Electronic Music. He creates sounds and tracks that speak to him as an artist. His major influences include Snails, Nero, Andy C, Doctor P, and Jimmy Hendrix. These five artists have played a major role in how Wooli has developed his sound and the direction he wishes to take his music.
Wooli and his fan base, "Woo Tusk Clan," stand for much more than just great music, but a great vibe and good energy that they believe should surround everything. The belief that he cannot be stopped, his fierce mentality and drive to create music will continue to shine through. This past year is only a testament of what is to come in the future. Wooli will be a name to watch out for in the coming years.
Based in Austin, Texas, WAVEDASH has wowed audiences and producers alike with their bass heavy music. They first made waves in the scene in 2015 when they released their debut single "Bang" on OWSLA Records, which sat comfortably at #1 on the Beatport chart for months on end. They have garnered major support from industry titans such as Skrillex, The Chainsmokers, and DJ Snake, all the while being a staple in the sets of Kill The Noise, Flosstradamus, Excision, Marshmello, Ghastly, Slander, NGHTMRE, Snails, and Valentino Khan, to name a few. With a monstrous amount of hype surrounding their new music, WAVEDASH self-released their first EP titled Hundred, which featured their intricate high energy productions, all of which continue to rival music by producers who double their age. Their most recent release, "Move Back", a collaboration with Slander is a high energy track that'll be heard across festivals. They are fresh off performing at Beyond Wonderland and have an arsenal of music coming in 2018. The young trio is moving full speed ahead with no intention of slowing down, undeniably making them an act to keep an eye on.