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With there being no shortage of talent in the world of electronic dance music, DJ Times has started a monthly series where we will showcase some of the finest up-and-coming artists who we’d like to consider in the on-deck circle because we believe they’re next up! In case you missed it, click here to check out our complete list dating back to our inaugural edition.

(For those who don’t know, the on-deck circle is a baseball term that refers to being next in line to bat.)

Capozzi

Capozzi

Being one of the fresh faces in the scene, Capozzi has quickly solidified her place as one of house music’s most promising talents. With releases of esteemed imprints such as Tchami’s Confession and AC Slater’s Night Bass, she has proved to deliver both quality and quantity since popping up in 2019. Capozzi, one to watch!

HEYZ

HEYZ

It’s not too often you see a North Carolina native makes waves in the electronic dance music scene but HEYZ is looking to put Greensboro on the map! Being a versatile bass enthusiast who has been on quite the tear as of late, it’s safe to say 2021 is going to be the year he makes a lasting impression on avid dance fans. It’s time to hop on the HEYZ bandwagon folks, you’re not going to want to miss out on this one!

FREAK ON

FREAK ON

Looking to get your groove on? Dive into FREAK ON discography. He has quickly a name for himself through his distinct take on driving, party tech originals mixed with big booty bass. Blending an assortment of dance and hip hop influences into his own unmistakable style, FREAK ON dares to be different with his instinctual groove. With each release featuring emphasized basslines, high-energy synths, addictive hooks, and a splash of his own signature flavor, FREAK ON seems to have found the recipe for success.

Tiger Drool

Tiger Drool

Already being prominent forces in the electronic dance music space, QUIX and Vincent have put their creative minds to bring us Tiger Drool. Considering these two are easily are some of the most forward-thinking minds when it comes to production, their new project is sure to be a game-changer. With only two releases under their belt so far, it’s safe to say there is plenty more where that came from in the coming months (or at least we hope so.)

Shöckface

Shöckface

Hailing from the somnolent suburbs of central Massachusetts, Shöckface fuses atmospheric pop and experimental dance music giving forth his signature sound. Already becoming quite the familiar face when it comes to the world of trap, he continues to evolve with each and every release engineering a crisp sonic landscape distinct from any other. If you’re looking to pump your music library with new life, Shöckface is sure to blow your mind.

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