Justin Hawkes has been a driving pressure behind the U.S Drum & Bass scene since releasing beneath the moniker Flite in 2013. Now, since 2020, the proficient producer has been dropping music as Justin Hawkes and altering the sport whereas doing it. At the moment we’ve lastly been handled to Hawkes’ debut album in Existential, a must-hear 15-track undertaking that takes the listener by way of a fascinating journey by way of the producer’s mind-bending manufacturing and story-telling. Hear the UKF-released undertaking under and you’ll want to learn what the person himself has to say in regards to the inspiration behind this undertaking.
“Existential manifests as a self-portrait,” says Hawkes. “It weaves between my ideas, philosophy, and historical past, each inside my profession as a Drum & Bass artist in America and internally by way of the unknown future. The title itself represents the existential situations which have shaped who I’m, exploring my journey by way of disaster, the burden and forgotten knowledge of the previous, and even the sometimes-comedic energy of being an outlier.”
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LISTEN: Justin Hawkes Shares Should-Hear Debut Drum & Bass Album “Existential” by way of UKF