Connecticut-based DJ and producer duo GLD made up of Matthew Christian & Jacob Holzman recently dropped their debut EP, au_79 on legendary DJ A-Trak’s imprint label Fool’s Gold Records.
If you were wondering why GLD’s debut EP is made up of an interesting assortment of numbers and letters, well let’s just say it was a golden decision. See the periodic table of elements.
The entirety of GLD’s au_79 EP is jam packed with sonically pleasing and intricately produced bass music gems, absolutely no filler tracks. From the lead single “crimez_” made up of tight percussion, explosive horns, and screeching metal synths to “handz_” a collaboration with fellow bass music maestro Dapp filled with cavernous 808’s and unmatched sound design speak volumes to the comprehensiveness of GLD’s debut EP.
Undoubtedly one of the most complicated feats to pull off in the electronic music industry is to carve out your own niche sound via boundary pushing pushing production, GLD nails that task to a tee. Keep your eyes out for GLD as they continue to redefine how electronic music is supposed to sound.
Stream au_79 below and make sure to snag the entire EP right here!