Skip to main content

Cyberpunk has steadily been making its way into EDM, with artists increasingly showing interest in developing their own soundscapes based on dystopian worlds of the future. Extra Terra has been a mainstay in this experimental sound, fusing dubstep with cyberpunk-inspired sonics since as early as 2015. The artist's latest is his sophomore album, Projekt 2077, a high-intensity project blending his signature sound with dark synthwave, trance and techno stylings. 

Released independently on November 13th, 2020, Projekt 2077 is composed of nine tracks meant to "transport you to the year 2077," Extra Terra said on Twitter. It includes the previously released, Lazerpunk-assisted "Damage," a powerful and high energy club anthem, and "Street Kid," a stellar combination of heavy-hitting chords, pitched up synths and a steadily developing melody. Meanwhile, "X Æ A-12" is a clever wink at Elon Musk and Grimes, who famously gave their child the same name. Cinematic, creative and forward thinking, there's perhaps no better overview of the cyberpunk-electronic movement than Projekt 2077

Extra Terra first appeared in 2014, pursuing a dubstep style more reminiscent of Daft Punk than Black Tiger Sex Machine, whose techno and trap synthesis he now finds his sound adjacent to. Since then, the French producer has seen releases on Buygore, Firepower and FiXT Neon, among others. Projekt 2077 follows the successful Convergence 2045, the artist's debut album, released independently in 2019. 

Scroll to Continue

Recommended Articles

skream

EDM.com Presents: The House Brew, Vol. 11

Skream, Spencer Brown, Dosem, and more feature in the June 2022 edition of The House Brew.

Airbeat One Arena Stage 2018 -Tobi Stoffels

Airbeat One 2022: Lineup, Camping, Set Times and Everything Else You Need to Know

An insider's guide to the 2022 edition of one of Europe’s largest dance music festivals.

general

Ready For a Heatwave: Everything You Need to Know About the Debut of Chicago's Newest Fest

Chicago's pop-art-inspired festival offering is making a splash in mid-July with Tiësto, Above & Beyond, Oliver Heldens and more.

FOLLOW EXTRA TERRA: 

Facebook: facebook.com/extraterramusic
Twitter: twitter.com/extraterramusic
Instagram: instagram.com/extraterramusic
Spotify: spoti.fi/38Qfodc

Related

Petit Biscuit

Petit Biscuit Shines With Vocal Debut On Whimsical Sophomore Album, "Parachute"

The project's nine tracks are cohesive and stirring, with introspective lyrics and inspirited chord progressions.

Grimes/Lizzy Wizzy

Listen to Grimes' Cyberpunk 2077 DJ Mix, Released by Her In-Game Character

As the game's voice of Lizzy Wizzy, this new 17-track mix serves as a companion soundtrack to the cyberpunk universe.

MIDNIGHT2077

Trap Nation and Lowly Release Cyberpunk 2077 Inspired Compilation

The compilation features 17 tracks from various rising talents.

extra-terra-commi-1-2

Extra Terra Unveils Blistering Third Album, "ZION"

Featuring references to "The Matrix," Extra Terra's latest record is inspired by cyberpunk culture.

Clozee-8236-couleur

Escape From Reality With CloZee's Sophomore Album, "Neon Jungle"

Out today via the CloZee's Odyzey Music banner, the 10-track LP is blissfully rhythmic and enchanting.

AWMELmNk

Laces Fuses Dreamy Synths With Choppy Bass On Debut EP, "Field Fallacy XVI"

The project includes collaborations with Ninajirachi, MAXIMAL Life and Darcy Baylis.

whethan

Listen to Whethan's Stunning Sophomore Album, "Midnight"

Triumph rings in every beat of "Midnight," a critically minded genre-bender proving that for Whethan, the only way is up.

Camelphat-Press-Image

CamelPhat Exceeds Sky-High Expectations On Debut Album, Dark Matter

Composed of a monster track list of 21 songs, the album has been a long time coming for the Grammy-nominated producers.