When one thinks about a Canadian independent music label, mau5trap immediately crosses the mind. But what if we told you mau5trap and Insomniac Records have teamed up once again for an innovative, yet groovy 12-track compilation. Yes, you heard it right. Flexing some of the finest producers, mau5trap x Insomniac Records Vol. 2 features artists such as No Mana, Tommy Trash, Kyle Watson, Ghost Dance, Jay Robinson, and many more to take you on a journey through various sonic environments. Infusing elements of techno and house, this compilation is guaranteed to leave you in awe for more.
Showcasing each artist’s signature sound, the compilation launches off with ‘Badder Things’ from No Mana and Fay. Incorporating mystic vocals alongside a fast-tempo bassline, an enticing futuristic instrumental phases in and out of the single to draw listeners into a state of hypnosis.
Now, bringing you ‘Way Down’ into the dark side of house music is none other than one of South Africa’s biggest dance exports known as Kyle Watson. Initiating the groove on the dancefloor with waves of ferocious bass and alarming synths, Watson is not playing around on this one.
Undeniably a highlight in the compilation is Tommy Trash’s ‘4U’ which reflects both a melodic and tech-house-inspired sound.
For all those in need of some bass-house in their lives, Jay Robinson and MASTERIA are about to ‘Pass That’ along as they have crafted a dark, yet euphoric atmosphere. Going deep into the realms of house music while not forgetting the eruptions of bass, Robinson and MASTERIA are about to get you feeling some type of way on the dancefloor.
Be sure to check out the full compilation below and discover the hidden gems planted by mau5trap and Insomniac Records.