Slacker Logo

Zeds Dead

Advertisement
Advertisement

Biography

Toronto-based dubstep/house act Zeds Dead -- named after a line from Quentin Tarantino's 1994 film Pulp Fiction -- are a production duo consisting of DC (Dylan Mamid) and Hooks (Zachary Rapp-Rovan). The two first formed the hip-hop-oriented Mass Productions in 2004 and released an independent album, Fresh Beetz, three years later. They switched to Zeds Dead in 2009, embracing house and the direct, physical side of dubstep. Their debut song, the All Seeing I-sampling "Journey of a Lifetime," arrived in 2009. It would be the first of many downloadable releases made available for free. The track was quickly followed by more free downloads, as well as a remix of Barletta's "Panther." Throughout 2010 and 2011, they were increasingly active. They released material on a number of labels, including Kissy Sell Out's San City High, Steve Aoki's Dim Mak, and Diplo's Mad Decent; remixed tracks by Blue Foundation and the Electric; and they also toured extensively throughout the U.S. Their first release of 2012 was Adrenaline, an EP issued on Inspected that balanced blitzing dubstep tracks with lower-key breakbeat workouts. The Living Dead (Ultra) arrived months later, before a trio of Mad Decent EPs followed each subsequent year: Victor (2012), Hot Sauce (2013), and Somewhere Else (2014). The latter featured appearances by Twin Shadow and Perry Farrell and entered the Billboard 200. The duo's debut LP arrived in late 2016. Released on their own Deadbeats label, Northern Lights included collaborations with Diplo, Pusha T, Weezer's Rivers Cuomo, Jadakiss, Styles P, and more. The following year saw the duo issue the Frontlines remix EP. ~ Andy Kellman & Neil Z. Yeung
Read All Read Less

Albums

Top Tracks

  1.   Track
    Popularity
  2.   Ruckus Jam
  3.   Hit Me
  4.   Rumble In The Jungle
  5.   Oh No
  6.   Blame
  7.   Lost You
  8.   Cowboy by Omar LinX
  9.   Symphony
  10.   Collapse
  11.   Cowboy
  12.   Blame
  13.   Blame featuring Diplo
  14.   Stardust
  15.   Frontlines
  16.   Collapse 2.0
  17.   Blink by Perry Farrell
  18.   Playa
  19.   Woman Wine
  20.   Where Did That Go
  21.   Me No Care
  22.   Too Young
  23.   Dead Price
  24.   Where Are You Now featuring Bright Lights
  25.   Hadouken
See All Songs

Related Stations & Specials

Artists Related to
Zeds Dead

Flux Pavilion

FEATURED

Bassnectar

FEATURED

Zedd

FEATURED

Knife Party

FEATURED

Skrillex

FEATURED

Nero

FEATURED

Rusko

FEATURED

Deadmau5

FEATURED

Borgore

FEATURED

Krewella

FEATURED

Datsik

FEATURED

Modestep

FEATURED

Avicii

FEATURED

Kill The Noise

FEATURED

Feed Me

FEATURED

Excision

FEATURED

Steve Aoki

FEATURED

Benny Benassi

FEATURED

Sub Focus

FEATURED

Pendulum

FEATURED

Calvin Harris

FEATURED

Kaskade

FEATURED

Pretty Lights

FEATURED
See All Related Artists

Loading Sliders...
  1. + -
  • GUESTS
  • CHAT
Some UserSample Msg
Advertisement

Advertisement

LIVE STREAM... SOCIAL RADIO STREAM...

LIVE STREAM... SOCIAL RADIO STREAM...
Casting to |