We suspect the 2018 model of Xotix can be happy with the place this ascendant duo stands at present.
It was lower than a handful of years in the past that Xotix attended Enchanted Forest and planted the seeds for what’s a memorable pageant act within the making. This 12 months, the duo are absolutely immersed within the circuit, performing to crowds at Wobbleland and Lightning in a Bottle with many extra stops to come back, together with a landmark efficiency at Excision’s Misplaced Lands.
Topping all of it off is the surging bass music tandem’s model new Greatest Coast EP, a four-track providing that makes for the proper introduction to the duo’s eclectic model of bass.
A cursory search via Xotix’s discography paints an image of a duo who’re quickly coming into their very own, and is exhibiting an eagerness to discover their newly carved inventive lane from all angles. After reducing their tooth with a number of dynamic EP releases in 2021, Xotix have now returned with a smash for his or her first EP of the 12 months.
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Xotix blast off with “Infested,” a multi-genre infused opener which weaves via a fancy sequence of entice, glitch and dubstep-inspired sonics, a well timed reminder of the duo’s versatility. After the statement-making intro, “Underground” and the titular “Greatest Coast” escalate the power even additional with a fierce mixture of piercing synth hits and grinding, distorted basslines.
The EP closes with Xotix placing a pep within the step of “Carry It Again,” an effort that tracks extra intently to the duo’s hip-hop sensibilities the place slippery basslines filter between the monitor’s rhythmic vocal samples.
Stream Xotix’s full Greatest Coast EP right here.