One of five record labels housed under the mega Audiophile Music Group, Audiophile XXL specializes in bottom-heavy house grooves packed with a healthy dollop of 3am weirdness. In their own words, the output is all about the “bassier side of tech-house” and all the “weird sounds in-between.” Their next release comes from L.A.-based Steady Rock, who’s debuting on the label with his bleepy, bassy Grippin’ 6 EP. Today, we’re previewing the pulsing G-house vibes of the EP’s title single.

“‘Grippin’ 6’ has a gritty vibe to it, but also a playful, groovy mood; it’s a good track to get people in the mood to party,” Steady Rock tells Insomniac. “I used good ol’ Massive and Sylenth making the EP—if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. I also used my voice a lot to create a sound that takes too long for me to create in a synth. Sometimes, it’s better to just sing it!”

“I’m glad to see the crowd loving the tune,” he adds. “I had a chance to play this at Space Yacht recently, and it went off. Made ya boy crack a smile, fosho!”

Available April 20 via Audiophile XXL.

Follow Steady Rock on Facebook | Twitter | SoundCloud
Follow Audiophile XXL on Facebook | Twitter | SoundCloud


Share

Tags

You might also like

Insomniac.com
0:00
00:00
  • 1 Dombresky Technikal
  • 2 Redlight ft. Sweetie Irie Zum Zum
  • 3 Left/Right Bloom
  • 4 Bonnie X Clyde, Purge Torn
  • 5 Chris Lake & Chris Lorenzo Nothing Better
  • 6 Craig Williams Everybody
  • 7 Cut Snake Dr Um
  • 8 Rell the Soundbender x Rawtek Baja
  • 9 Yultron ft. Leah Culver Ride With You
  • 10 Sinden & Herve Body & Soul
  • 11 Rell the Soundbender x B!tch Be Cool Diablo House
  • 12 Kayoh Rise
  • 13 CONVEX You Never
  • 14 ASDEK Signal Loss
  • 15 ATICA Like U
  • 16 Born Dirty & Jaw & Cassius High
  • 17 Dead Critic & Drop Dead Call Me
  • 18 DIV IDE Get In The Car
  • 19 Jayceeoh & Clips x Ahoy Dancin On My Wrist
  • 20 LA Riots House Philosophy
  • 21 LondonBridge x Lliam Taylor Creepin'
  • 22 Landis Keep On
  • 23 Mahalo Perfect Radio
  • 24 Sage Armstrong & BOT Flashy Lights
  • 25 Wongo Crunch
  • 26 YDG Replace You ft. Aviella