He’s been slaying festival crowds all summer, and his hit single “Never Be Like You” is climbing the charts. Now DJ-producer Harley “Flume” Streten, 24, breaks down the underground sounds that will dominate the mainstream.
From Kaytranada’s genre-blending to Sampa the Great’s lo-fi production, check out his playlist of the future.
Kaytranada has a nice way of combining house and hip-hop. It’ll sound like a hip-hop track at first, but when you break it apart, it’s a house record.
She’s got this wave/grime/I-don’t-even-know-what going on. It’s really dark stuff, the sounds are really f—ing cool. That particular bass tone tweaked my ears massively. I’ve been trying to re-create it...
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