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Des McMahon returns with ‘Epitaph / Hard Truth’


U.S. Drum & Bass stalwart, Des McMahon, is back in release mode this May. Des gets back to business with ‘Epitaph’ and ‘Hard Truth’ after kicking 2023 off with an incredibly well-received remix EP of 2022’s ‘Dread & Despair’ on Play Me Records. Reaching for hypnotic and mesmerizing themes, Des brings his classic style emphasizing sound design and mood to kick the summer months into gear. ‘Epitaph’ and ‘Hard Truth’ will be available across all platforms on May 19th on Des McMahon Music.

Explore the spectrum of dark bass music led by Des McMahon, the powerhouse electronic producer and DJ with deep roots in drum & bass. Born and raised in the Philadelphia music scene, Des has established himself as a versatile artist through his genre-bending releases over the past decade. He’s a household name to labels like Play Me Records, Viper Recordings, and Insomniac Records along with consistent airplay and support from international figureheads such as Noisia, Zeds Dead, Rene LaVice, and DJ EZ.

Behind the decks, Des McMahon commands a crowd with his vigorous, hard-driving DJ sets showcasing future classics and deep cuts alike. Hitting the stage for globally-recognized festival brands including EDC Las Vegas, Nocturnal Wonderland, Moonrise Festival, and more, Des has taken his thrilling sound across North America for ravers of all genres. Along with club performances at iconic venues such as NYC’s Webster Hall, Washington, D.C.’s Echostage, Los Angeles’ Avalon Nightclub, and more, Des continues to expand his reach across the country.

Equipped with an arsenal of secret weapons for the dance floor, Des McMahon entered 2023 with arms wide open regarding songwriting. Bouncing across the electronic music spectrum, Des McMahon’s upcoming release schedule challenges the constraints of the genre through forward-thinking new music.

Today we premiere ‘Epitaph’ which you can check out below. The 2 track single drops this Friday 19th May, make sure you get yourself a copy from here!

Epitaph / Hard Truth cover

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