Skip to main content

Halloween is growing near and many artists have began to release the dark and sinister tracks they’ve saved for the spooky season. Midnight Tyrannosaurus is no exception.

Hot off of his legendary performance at Lost Lands, Midnight T delivers a brand new heater from of the latest Never Say Die Black Label XL mix (curated by the man himself).

Titled “Shrapnel,” this insane dubstep romp exemplifies the sheer terror and chaos of a slasher film. Midnight T’s crushing bass and signature use of pop-culture samples combined with Akronym’s energetic sound help make this track an absolutely wild ride.

We had the chance to speak with Midnight Tyrannosaurus and ask him about his new mix as well as the approaching holiday. Read what he had to say below:

Recommended Articles

general woman female dj

New Women-Led Electronic Music Festival Seeks to Shake Up the U.K.

90 artists will perform at Risen, which features a lineup consisting only of women, transgender, and non-binary musicians.


EDM Producer Lachi Launches Music Coalition Dedicated to Disability Culture and Inclusion

RAMPD is set to officially launch on January 21st with a livestream from the GRAMMY Museum Experience in Newark, New Jersey.

squid game

Netflix Enlists TOKiMONSTA, Alok More for Squid Game-Inspired EP: Listen

Each artist provides their own unique take on songs from the dystopian Netflix series. Was there anything specific that you were searching for while choosing the songs to include in XL5?

Midnight Tyrannosaurus: I wanted to find tunes that not only made me tingly inside, but also fit the dark vibe I was going for.

If you could score any horror movie/video game/tv show, which would you choose?

Dark Souls/Bloodborne without a doubt. The unsettling, eerie tonality of that game is so unbelievably up my alley. I recently released an EP titled The Underworld in June that I think really captures that side of my style, and that’s definitely my favorite way to make music.

If you had to choose one of your tracks to be used as the soundtrack for a haunted house, which one would you choose?

Haha honestly, I have a tune I released on P0gman’s label I.Am.Audio a couple years ago called "Haunted Houses" that I always pictured people running around in a corn maze to. That or "The Chosen" which was a Silent Hill-inspired tune.

Who's your all-time favorite horror movie villain/monster?

I’m not the biggest horror movie buff out there but I will say the witch in the game Left 4 Dead will forever be the creepiest enemy/monster in a game ever. That dissonant sobbing is like engraved in my memory.

Follow Midnight Tyrannosaurus:



Dion Timmer

Dion Timmer Announces New Album and Talks Halloween [Interview]

We talked everything from music to horror movie soundtracks with Dion Timmer at Disco of the Dead 2019 in Cleveland.

Moore Kismet

Moore Kismet Premieres "Self Expression" and Talks Inclusivity-Driven Message Behind Upcoming EP [Interview]

Out August 14th via Never Say Die Records, "Revenge of the Unicorns" will be the producer's third EP.

Afrojack Press Shot

Afrojack Releases "One More Day" and Talks About His Upcoming Tour [Interview]

With ten years under his belt Afrojack continues to be an inspiration to DJs all around the world.


The Midnight Conjure Synthwave Magic on Halloween-Themed EP "Horror Show"

The leading synthwave duo surprised fans with the release of an Amazon Music exclusive two weeks before Halloween.


LAXX Is Back With the Fake Friends Remix LP [INTERVIEW]

We talked to LAXX about his new music, Remix LP and influences from the UK and US music scene.