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.
Get your Monday meow on with the new electro funk anthem. “Jazz Cat Funk” by RIOT is not only as fun as it’s name, this one does something remarkable by making a dance song that celebrates glitch hop like none before it. The jazz melodies are playful and all of the build-ups and vocals suck you in to get loose and “Do The Jazz Cat Funk.” Throw in some “meows” with the heavy electro and dub step wobbles and low and behold, a new go-to song on the playlist is born. “The Jazz Cat Funk” will...read more
Tabu on MelodicTronic FM Radio – Through the Looking Glass and Back (Exclusive Mix) MelodicTronic FM Radio playing melodic, techno, tech house, house, minimal and drum n bass music Saturday night from 10-11pm(PST). Composed of tracks new to old and rugged to deep. Tabu’s ‘Through the Looking Glass and Back’ takes you on a twisting journey through the world of drum & bass/jungle, leaving you contemplating which side of the glass is home. Exclusively compiled for Melodic Tronic FM Radio. Many songs included in the...read more
Check out this amazing new track from Venemy called “The Shadow” featuring Ayana. This is some euphoric dubstep with all the right flavor. Ayana’s vocals are beautiful here and really suit the deep instrumentals. Make sure to have a listen below and get your free copy from Play Me Records! Click HERE to snag it. This is one of just a few great tunes from Venemy so far this year on Play Me. “The Shadow” has some great beats and drum instrumentals to compliment some epic rises and piercing dubstep. In case you...read more
Bro Safari’s Animal House tour is ripping through the U.S. right now, and its stopping off in Chicago at the Concord Music Hall November 28th. The tour features a very bass heavy crew of supporting artists: Craze, CRNKN, and Ape Drums. Hurry and enter below for your chance to win tickets to the show!read more
Check out some dirty bass house in this insane two-track EP that’s out today from Aaron Jackson and Wayne H. The duo put together a very memorable collaboration here with two tunes that go off, “Drop The Bass” and “Play That Record.” The first track, “Drop the Bass (Original Mix),” is everything you want from house dance music and more with some filthy bass and wobbles. This is a serious tune! Have a listen below. You can get “Drop the Bass” and “Play That Record” together or as...read more
Man of the moment LAXX is back with the third instalment of his EP series for SKisM‘s Never Say Die. “Step Three” is four cuts of devastating bass music, three original cuts from the young producer and a remix courtesy of Ram Records’ Hamilton. From the edit heavy sci-fi funk of “The Invisible Invaders” to the piercing siren wail and scattershot rhythm of “Semi Auto”, “Step Three” shows why Never Say Die have thrown their weight behind LAXX. The stabby riffs of the title track get a...read more
Hailing from Toronto, Canada, Trypt is a Dubstep Producer whose music often has influences from other genres. However, his latest track ‘Riot Starter’ is a straight-up Dubstep banger! It has a true grindy sound that brings you back to 2010 (in a good way). Along with a very energetic build and some classic Grandma’s Boy samples, ‘Riot Starter’ makes for all the characteristics of a Dubstep track that got you hooked when it all...read more
Valentine Brunn, better known as Virtual Riot released his EP album with Disciple Recordings in August, after being newly initiated into their UK family. “Were Not Alone” is a five track EP and features a single with a shared name that is fused with a notably creative sound. Compiled by a heavy dubstep beat and an electrohouse flare, Brunn has a way of perfectly pairing the different styles to create this unique track. As he’s spiraled through each genre, Valentine doesn’t forget to incorporate a lead female voice,...read more
Excision has recently partnered up with the young talent that is The Frim and today’s release is truly epic. Releasing via Excision’s own label Rottun Records, “Night Shine” joins the ranks with previous releases from artists such as Datsik, Downlink and Ajapai, to name a few. Luciana opens the show with an awe-inspiring vocal that sits perfectly over the musicality that runs beneath. The relaxed approach doesn’t last long however as the norm of ferocious bass music soars back through the veins as the drop explodes...read more
Today sees the new single from dubstep heavyweights Excision and The Frim land on the former’s Rottun Records imprint. Entitled “Night Shine” and featuring the flawless vocals of Luciana, this piece of work is darkly epic and highly musical. The Frim, aged just twenty, is on the cusp of becoming a major player within the scene and his sound is already incredibly unique. We got in touch with the US based producer to hear a handful of his musical guilty pleasures. 1) Usher – “Love In This Club” I first...read more