Dubstep originated in South London in 1988 and has become a worldwide phenomenon. Dubstep otherwise known as Brostep is one of EDM’s most popular genres with the help of Skrillex, Rusko, Skream, Datsik, Flux Pavilion, Doctor P and Bassnectar. Make sure to check out the other EDM Genres.
There is no exact feel to Dubstep while it can be heavy and wubby, while there’s also melodic and smooth such as Seven Lions. Dubstep as a whole is a half-step beat which is accompanied typically by 140 Beats Per Minute.
Famous Dubstep Music Artists
Some of the main dubstep artists today include Skrillex, Datsik, Excision, Rusko, Caspa, Nero, Chase & Status, Skream, Benga and many more.
Stay tuned for more Dubstep Music from EDM Sauce
While we continually post new dubstep tracks, if you’re looking for a continuous playlist of Dubstep tracks, listen to our playlist courtesy of UKFDubstep.
Doctor P has released his newest hard hitting track ‘Shishkabob’, and has made it available to download for free. Fans of the legendary Dubstep producer will not be disappointed as Doctor P sticks to his usual bass heavy, Circus-Style ways. He even throws in a random baby cry sample just to keep you on your toes. Enjoy the wub that is, Doctor...read more
Earlier today, Bay Area duo AirBattle has released two mixes of their track “Hands Up”. First up is “Hands Up (High Mix). This version of the track has a more bass driven direction. With slow wobbles and easy going bass, this has a more classic dupstep feel. Second, “Hands Up (Higher Mix)” comes at you with a complex drop and synth hits throughout the track. With a more modern style dubstep feel, it even has some complextro sounds scattered within the track. Both of these versions of the song are very well done....read more
Though the month has only just begun, it’s safe to say that Au5 and Fractal’s new EP, Secret Weapon, is in the running for the best electronic music release of December. Opening with “Blue,” this new-school drum ‘n bass/drumstep tune pairs a powerful and viciously-oscillated “laser” synth lead along with plucky secondary synths to ensure that the melody doesn’t become an afterthought. The pad break in the middle gives you a moment to catch your breath before the next drop knocks the wind right...read more
Do you like lots of bass directly in your face? Do like it so loud it makes your heart skip a beat and sucks the breath out your lungs? Do you like feeling like everyone is whispering the next day? If so, here are 5 live performances you must see. 5. Datsik: The Vortex With his heavy, hip-hop inspired sound backed by a monstrous bass cannon that is the vortex, Datsik literally blasts you in the face with bass. Powered by the famous pK Sound, the vortex is exactly what it sounds like, a bottomless black hole of lights and bass. Some of the...read more
On this holiday week centered around the spirit of gratitude, heavy bass music vanguard RUN DMT is giving thanks for all of his fans’ support by giving away a 20-song pack of his productions, containing classic productions and unreleased remixes, such as his remix of Figure’s “Super Mega Death Ray,” BLOKHE4D’s “Kisses & Lies,” and LMFAO’s “Sorry For Party Rocking.” The pack, “Free DMT,” is akin to a time-capsule that the Texas-based producer buried a couple years ago...read more
Well here’s something to be thankful for on Thanksgiving Eve: Bro Safari has released his new collaboration with UFO! and Jesse Slayter for free download on his Soundcloud page. “Beat It Up” is a bouncy, bass-filled 100-bpm tune that’s outfitted with moombah-influeced synths, diverse percussion, and an even more diverse repertoire of samples. This song certainly inspires twerking, so when you’re eating Thanksgiving dinner with your older relatives who still don’t understand what twerking is, put this song on...read more
It’s been less than a month since J.Rabbit released a free tune (the funky, big-room house track, “Lab Rat”), but in honor of the bass music producer hitting 80k “likes” on his Facebook page, he’s giving the world another free track of his on his Soundcloud page. “Let’s Kick It” is a 87-bpm trap tune, outfitted with machine-gun 808 snare rolls, clean and smooth sub-bass, a whiny synth lead, and a vocal sample that’s sliced & diced to a magnificent mess. If you haven’t...read more
Today, Bear Grillz has released his debut EP entitled The High Grade EP. This release features four tracks titled “High Grade”, “CDJ Hero”, “Demons”, and “The End is Nigh”. Below, we are able to give you a preview of all of these great tracks, courtesy of Bear Grillz. Make sure to get your copy of the EP on...read more
It looks like Wobble Bear and Dubby Duck decided to produce some Loony Tunes. I don’t know who this is but according to his/her Soundcloud bio he/she is a grizzly bear from Yosemite who ate some poor producer and stole his MacBook Pro. Seems to me we got another masked DJ in the mix to join UZ. Whoever it is, the tracks are serious. Another obscure artist making waves in the dubstep world backed by the FirePOWER Records. “Demons” and “High Grade” have a real reggae feel to them while “Cdj Hero” and...read more
Blackwell, a very well known artist from the UK, has recently put out his track Journey’s End. This track incorporates the traditional easy listening dubstep along with sounds that ensure a euphoric experience. Currently, this song has been uploaded to YouTube by MrSuicideSheep, a user that updates their profile with the latest hits in music. Below, listen to Blackmill’s track and see the phenomenal visuals that MrSuicideSheep brings along with it....read more