Bass juggernauts Zeds Dead and Snails have joined forces for their new collaboration, "Magnets" featuring Akylla. Since it’s live debut live by Zeds Dead at their annual Dead Rocks event at the legendary Red Rocks Amphitheatre in July, “Magnets” has become a crowd favorite at Zeds Dead and Snails shows alike.
The track features a powerful vocal performance from Akylla, and Zeds Dead and Snails blend their unique sounds of booming bass and stabbing basslines. It's definitely a heavy hitter. To sum up the track, Snails says ""Magnets' is all about putting together beautiful melodies and vocals with intense basslines to create a powerful love song. The mix of all our styles complimented each other exactly how we wanted and so happy how the song came out."
The new track comes right in the middle of Zeds Dead's 2nd Annual Deadbeats North American and European tour, which kicked off on June 9th in Salt Lake City and will consist of 19 shows across the continents before concluding in Seattle on November 30th. Shows across the tour are set to include Rusko, Borgore, GG Magree, 1788-L, G Jones, DNMO, Zeds Dead themselves, and many more. Like last year's iteration, each tour date features a different lineup unique to each city with 5-7 different artists, in addition to interactive fan elements like the Deadbeats Arcade which features free old games, food trucks, graffiti installations, and merchandise pop-ups.
Just in time to showcase his recent releases - such as "Magnets" and "The Shell: Remixes" LP - Snails is about to embark on his massive 52 date North American tour, which will feature his brand new stage The Shell 2.0. The stage is being called a "holographic bass music experience powered by groundbreaking production" and is done in part with Beama Visuals, the stage production wizards for Excision and other impressive clientele. The tour kicks on October 5th at Snails's own festival Sluggtopia at the iconic Red Rock Amphitheater, where "The Shell 2.0" is being unveiled to the world. Expect to hear some heavy tracks from Snails's recent remix album of "The Shell", which features some guest artists who will perform at Sluggtopia, including Funtcase, Space Jesus and SVDDEN DEATH among others. Also, 12th Planet, Kill the Noise, Liquid Stranger, Cookie Monsta and Voyd will be joining Snailsthroughout the entire "The Shell 2.0" tour on select dates as well as SVDDEN DEATH, HEKLERand UBUR as touring support. Check out "The Shell 2.0" tour dates here and grab tickets to a city near you!