Skip to main content

SLANDER, is that you?

The barnstorming bass music duo have taken an unexpected dip into techno, keeping fans on their toes before the forthcoming release of their long-awaited debut album, Thrive

SLANDER's new single, "Before Dawn," speaks to the still moments of darkness before light creeps in. From the moment the track begins, listeners are taken down an eerie and unfamiliar soundscape fitted with industrial kick drums and a ferocious bassline.

SLANDER have no remorse as the arrangement relentlessly chugs forward before making way for an entrancing break. Here, soothing piano chords percolate through the mix in dreamlike fashion, instilling the sense of serenity that embodies darkness before it's transmuted into light. And just like the earth's diurnal cycles, dusk eventually sets in as SLANDER bring back the menacing techno drop.

Take a listen to "Before Dawn" below and find the single on streaming platforms here.

Scroll to Continue

Recommended Articles

Radical Kai

Listen to Radical Kai's Heartfelt House Single, "Enough"

The touching tune speaks to the importance of expressing your affection to loved ones.

Paul Kalkbrenner - Stian Foss

Paul Kalkbrenner Announces 2022 North America Tour Dates

Kalkbrenner will be bringing a groundbreaking new concept to stages across North America.

lost lands

Watch Lost Lands 2022 Performances By ILLENIUM, Subtronics, REZZ, Madeon, More

Over 50 DJ sets were uploaded to YouTube after Excision's prehistoric-themed fest, one of the world's most popular for fans of dubstep and bass music.

"Before Dawn" will appear on Thrive, which is slated to drop on September 22nd. The album will also include SLANDER's singles "Walk On Water" (with RØRY and Dylan Matthew) and "Halfway Down" (with Ashley Drake).

Until then, you can catch the duo on their eponymous album tour, which is scheduled to begin on September 10th in Phoenix. Check out the "Thrive" tour dates below and navigate here for tickets.

SLANDER "Thrive" Tour Dates 2022

9/10 - Phoenix, AZ - Phoenix Raceway
9/22 - Asheville, NC - ExploreAsheville.com Arena
9/23 - Atlanta, GA - The Eastern
9/24 - Atlanta, GA - The Eastern
9/29 - Birmingham, AL - Sloss Furnace
10/1 - Hampton, VA - Hampton Coliseum
10/6 - Buffalo, NY - Buffalo Riverworks
10/7 - Montreal, QC - Olympic Stadium
10/15 - Kalamazoo, MI - Wings Event Center
10/20 - St. Louis, MI - The Factory
10/22 - Minneapolis, MN - The Armory
10/29 - Sacramento, CA - Memorial Auditorium
11/11 - Salt Lake City, UT - Great Saltair
11/16 - Kansas City, UT - Arvest Bank Theater at Midland
11/17 - Oklahoma City, OK - The Criterion

Follow SLANDER:

Facebook: facebook.com/slanderofficial
Instagram: instagram.com/slanderofficial
Twitter: twitter.com/SlanderOfficial
Spotify: spoti.fi/3zpUP2P

Related

GhostDragon

GhostDragon Drops First Single Off Upcoming Debut Album: Listen to "temporary love"

The emotive track is the first look into GhostDragon's debut album.

SLANDER

SLANDER Unveil Emotive Single "Walk On Water" With RØRY and Dylan Matthew

Recently debuted during SLANDER’s headlining Sahara stage set at Coachella, “Walk On Water” has now hit streaming platforms.

steve aoki

Listen to the Debut Single From Steve Aoki's Techno Alias, Ninja Attack

Aoki's new project is a foray into progressive house and techno music.

SLANDER - Coachella 2022 - brphotoco 2

SLANDER Announce 2022 North American Tour Dates Ahead of Debut Album, "Thrive"

The tour takes its name from SLANDER's eponymous debut album, due out out in September 2022.

SLANDER - Coachella 2022 - brphotoco 2

SLANDER Announce Release Date of Debut Studio Album, "Thrive"

12 years after the inception of SLANDER, the duo's long-awaited debut album is officially on the horizon.

SLANDER

SLANDER Drops New Melodic Bass Single "When I'm With You" on Their Heaven Sent Imprint

Joining forces with Synymata and singer-songwriter neverwaves, the tune is sure to become a festival mainstay.

Denver EDM DJ/producer Illenium (real name Nicholas D. Miller) standing in front of orange clouds.

Listen to ILLENIUM's Heartfelt Fourth Album, "Fallen Embers"

ILLENIUM's hotly anticipated fourth studio album has landed.

Moontricks - LouisBockner

Moontricks' Debut Album "Currents" Speaks to Surrendering to the Divine

The highly anticipated album is out now via Westwood Recordings.