Rising Bass Talent RZRKT and Kambii Join Forces For New Single, “Silhouettes”
Hailing from the vast terrains of Texas, rising bass maestro RZRKT unveils his deeply evocative collaboration with Kambii, “Silhouettes”. The latest to come from the shining talent arrives on the heels of his September-released single “Vain” and his sonic August-released EP, ‘Underworld’. A deeper dive into the genesis of “Silhouettes” reveals a serendipitous connection. A candid appreciation from Kambii in July 2022, a spontaneous musical post, and an ignited spark of collaboration brought RZRKT and Kambii together. What transpired next was a whirlwind two-week creative journey, resulting in a track that both artists hold dear. “Silhouettes” is out now and available to stream across all platforms.
Opening with delicate piano instrumentals seamlessly interwoven with electronic undertones, “Silhouettes” reveals stories of insomniac nights shadowed by a sense of abandonment. Building with rising tension, the track unleashes an explosive barrage of bass, drawing listeners into its rhythmic depths. Infused with poignant narratives of love’s ephemerality and the intense void of loss, Kambii’s bewitching vocals paint a tale of solitude and heart-wrenching pain. Yet, at the heart of this melancholic journey lies RZRKT‘s distinct bass-driven prowess, transforming “Silhouettes” into an anthem for bass aficionados everywhere.
“Silhouettes” is a rollercoaster of emotions that combines the organic textures of the vocals, piano, & violin to the modern energy & aggressiveness of dubstep.”
After setting the stage alight with a standout set at the renowned Lost Lands Music Festival, RZRKT is ecstatic to announce the next stops on his “After Life” Fall North American Tour. The ambitious tour, which ignited mid-September with a vibrant kick-off in Minneapolis, is set to conclude with a grand finale on December 31, where RZRKT will unite with dubstep kingpin Excision, at the Tahoe Blue Events Center in Lake Tahoe. Spanning 22 cities, the “After Life” journey weaves through major cities, hitting the likes of like New York, Chicago, Denver, Las Vegas, and more, with RZRKT taking center stage alongside industry giants such as Jessica Audiffred, Riot Ten, Bear Grillz, Kompany, and Benda.
With “Silhouettes” marking just the beginning, RZRKT is poised to ascend even higher in the bass music echelon. From mere ideation to witnessing its resonance at massive stages like Bass Canyon and a surprise feature in Excision’s two-hour set during Lost Lands, “Silhouettes” has evolved from a fleeting thought to a celebrated bass masterpiece. With whispers of more groundbreaking releases on the horizon, there’s no doubt that the sky is merely the starting point for this rising talent.
Hailing from Laredo Texas, Bryan Cruz, also known as RZRKT (RE-SUR-RECT) has been carving a niche for himself in the bass music panorama. With a moniker that echoes the theme of resurrection, RZRKT embodies the reawakening of sounds, fusing a rich tapestry of atmospheric, electrifying, and inspiring melodies. These powerful concoctions evolve into thunderous bass drops, delivering a listening experience akin to a journey through the “AfterLife.” The very essence of RZRKT’s sound lies in the audacious blend of genres – from trap’s rhythmic allure, psytrance’s hypnotic melodies, future bass’s euphoric crescendos, to dubstep’s bone-rattling drops. This musical prodigy made waves with his September-released track “VAIN”, which was featured on Rude Services’ “The Really Big One” compilation album. . It wasn’t long before RZRKT’s name adorned the lineup of the coveted Lost Lands 2023, marking a pivotal milestone in his already burgeoning career. But this is just the beginning for RZRKT. With the horizon shimmering with promise, he is gearing up for his “After Life” tour, set to electrify iconic venues like Webster Hall and The Palladium. Cementing his status further, he’s also slated to share stages with titans such as Excision, Jessica Audiffred, Riot Ten, Kompany, and Bear Grillz, as they close out the year in grand style. As he pushes his musical thresholds, the world waits with bated breath. If the trajectory is any indicator, RZRKT is not just on the path to greatness; he’s defining it.
“AFTER LIFE” 2023 TOUR DATES
10.13.2023 – TK Lounge – Tampa, FL
10.19.2023 – Photo City Music Hall – Rochester, NY
10.20.2023 – Webster Hall – New York, NY
10.21.2023 – Elektricity – Detroit, MI
10.28.2023 – Deluxe At Old National
11.09.2023 – Trinity – Seattle, WA
11.11.2023 – Stage 711 – Portland, OR
11.17.2023 – Sounder – Chicago, IL
11.30.2023 – Exit In – Nashville, TN
12.01.2023 – Mission Ballroom – Denver, CO
12.02.2023 – Lot A At Area 51 – Las Vegas, NV
12.07.2023 – Farmer’s Market – Oklahoma City
12.09.2023 – Bournon Theatre – Lincoln, NE
12.14.2023 – The Truman – Kansas City, MO
12.15.2023 – Old Rock House – St. Louis MO
12.16.2023 – Skull’s – Columbus, OH
12.30.2023 – Radiance NYE – Chicago, IL
12.31.2023 – Tahoe Blue Event Center – Lake Tahoe, NV