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NGHTMRE has deservedly built his reputation of creating inventive sonics across a wide variety of genres, consistently dropping off hard bass drops juxtaposed with hip-hop, working with collaborators including Wiz Khalifa and PnB Rock. The LA-based producer is back with a new two-track EP titled Magic Hour, coming in as NGHTMRE‘s first release in five months. The short EP is a joint effort with emerging southern rapper Pell, blending the “No Coming Down” producer’s well-rounded production sensibilities with Pell’s infectious lyrical flow, adding another successful crossover venture to NGHTMRE’s ever-growing rap sheet.
The EP consists of two tracks — upbeat “Swiss” complete with a singalong-primed hook followed by a more laid back lo-fi inspired take on “Lights Low.” The quick twofer brings together both artist’s complementary sounds into one cohesive, albeit short, body of work, that leaves the listener wanting more. Landing by way of NGHTMRE’s longtime home imprint, Magic Hour is available now via Mad Decent.
NGHTMRE continues to demonstrate his versatile production capabilities with his latest credit — a partnership with Wiz Khalifa and PnB Rock. “TTM.” Despite being in the midst of releasing his own EP, NGHTMRE produced the track, part of PnB’s album Catch these Vibes out on Warner Music.
According to the track “TTM” stands for “Talk too Much,” and the song has a groovy upbeat vibe with smooth vocals. “TTM” is not NGHTMRE’s first hip hop release, which is apparent in the cohesive production that is bound to be stuck in listeners’ heads.
NGHTMRE‘s Upcoming Dates:
11/22 – Royal Oak Music Theatre – Detroit, MI
11/24 – Skyway Theatre – Minneapolis, MN
11/25 – Hakkasan – Las Vegas, NV
11/30 – Time – Costa Mesa, CA
12/01 – The Wilma – Missoula, MT
12/02 – Hakkasan – Las Vegas, NV
12/08 – Your Paradise – Nadi, Fiji
12/14 – Stage AE – Pittsburgh, PA
12/15 – Boulder Theater – Boulder, CO
12/16 – Bill Graham Civic Auditorium – San Francisco, CA
12/17 – Belly Up – Aspen, CO
12/20 – Town Ballroom – Buffalo, NY
12/21 – Rams Head Live – Baltimore, MD
12/22 – House Of Blues – Boston, MA
12/23 – Terminal 5 – New York City, NY
12/29 – Lights All Night – Dallas, TX
12/29 – Resolution – Seattle, WA
12/30 – Lights All Night – Dallas, TX
12/31 – OMFG! NYE 2018 – San Diego, CA