It's no secret that Snails has been dominating the bass music game over the last years with his high energy, bright persona and heavy productions. Behind the vomitstep king lies a kid with big dreams and aspirations. Frederik Durand had to commit to making it before getting picked up by Skrillex and collaborating with names like Flux Pavillion and Pegboard Nerds, to Waka Flocka Flame and Foreign Beggars, to even Liam Cormier from Cancer Bats and Travis Richter from From First to Last.

Snails' highly anticipated debut album, The Shell, dropped October 20th last year, and marked the producer's most ambitious body of work; in terms of production, visual content and overall concept. Teased with super well-produced cryptic videos, that displayed an interesting storyline, the actual release met all expectations; displaying a heavier, more diverse and more detailed side of Snails as a producer. The Shell even managed to hit #1 on the US iTunes Charts, surpassing albums such as ODESZA's A Moment Apart and Giraffage's Too Real

Snails announced his huge The Shell Tour across the US and Canada, bringing a massive custom stage production, stunning visuals and support by the likes of Funtcase, Boogie T, Squnto, 12th Planet, Eptic and many more. 

Recommended Articles


"People Can Reinvent Themselves": VNCCII On How Dance Music Artists Can Embrace Futurism

The rising, multi-hyphenate electronic music artist recently unveiled her latest single, a sultry dance record called "i-LIBERATE."

elon musk

Elon Musk Wins Approval to Construct Underground Tunnel Network Through Las Vegas

Imagine traveling around the Las Vegas Strip via an underground network of autonomous Tesla taxis.

swedish house mafia the weeknd

Swedish House Mafia Announce First Tour In 10 Years, Drop Long-Awaited Collab With The Weeknd

The long-awaited "Moth To A Flame" has finally arrived alongside the announcement of a massive, 44-date global tour.

Now that both phases of The Shell Tour are over, Snails decided to release a documentary, presenting everything about it. The amazingly-produced video, filmed and directed by Adrian Villagomez is all a vomitsquad member could ask, as it showcases behind-the-scenes footage from the custom stage setup, epic show footage and some background information on how Frederik Durand became the man behind the Snails project. He also wrote a heartfelt letter to his fans and mom, dedicating the documentary to her for all the support she's shown him over the years. Enjoy below!


Follow Snails:



DJ/producer Snails A.K.A. Frederik Durand. Photo by Adrian Villagomez.

Snails to Launch Comic Book Series, The Shell

Snails will inaugurate The Shell with a debut issue titled "The Sluggernaut."

SNAILS Red Rocks

SNAILS Debuts "The Shell 2.0" TONIGHT at Red Rocks!

The legendary outdoor venue will be the first stop of the tour to see the brand new "holographic bass music experience".

Snails Fan Loses Fingertip to "Rail Riding" Mishap in Toronto

After hearing of the incident, Snails got ahold of the attendee via Twitter.

Snails and Slushii

Slushii and Snails Debut New Collab and Ask Fans to Find it in Their Sets

Slushii and Snails revealed they have a collaboration on the way and asked fans if they can find it in their respective sets.


Snails Releases Music Video for "Crank Bass"

The video showcases tour highlights from Snails' The Shell 2.0 Tour.

Snails Press Photo

Laidback Luke, Dirtyphonics and More Want to Play a "USB Roulette" Party Hosted by Snails

Everyone's a DJ until they have to play from someone else's song library.


Snails Drops Spine-Tingling Teaser Previewing His Next Chapter

In his first tweet in over six months, Snails revealed that he's been up to something.