Ambient Trap: Introducing Wayvee

Ambient Trap: Introducing Wayvee

We can never get enough of 'trap bangers' nowadays, but we believe the future of the molly-infused genre lies in its more delicate and intimate younger sister. She doesn't really have a name (yet), but we've all come across her smoothe and sexy RnB feel mixed onto bass and trap elements. Like many, I like to call her Ambient Trap. Aka The type of shit you'd play trying to get laid after a busy night out (lol).

Taking the genre to the next level of subtle excellence, 20 year-old ambient trap/grime producer Wayvee from Auckland (NZ), currently signed on the Eighth Supply label, delivers that immersing smooth trap flow with consistent caliber; his Soundcloud filled with an underappreciated collection of instrumentals and remixes that'll carry you like a beautiful wave crashing onto an empty shore in slow motion. Pleasing to the ears, soft on the mind.

I apologize for the autoplay, but you've got to give his Candy Swallows EP a listen, released about a month ago. Check out this recent release with similar-sounding Finnish future bass producer Elaksi, Elaksi x Wayvee - 'Does'. Give both the homies a scroll on Soundcloud, you're bound to find your next favorite song. 

Keep up with Wayvee

Facebook | Soundcloud

We first heard of the homie Wayvee through Soundcloud. Make music you think we'd dig? Submit your music on the IX Soundcloud page or shoot us an email at [email protected]

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------

Like what you hear? Check out Montreal's very own High Klassified, arguably a pioneer of the genre. Here's his Soundcloud.

Share this article

Comments

Content Stream

If you haven't heard of Maddee yet, now is the time to jump on this. She's played various amounts of shows, opening for big acts and smaller names as well as festival across the nation. Her first solo offering, being released on Beatnik is titled "Lost" - This is Maddee 's debut, and definitely...
CLOUDE is an artist to watch out for hailing from Calgary, Alberta or "Flamecity" as they like to call it. He just released a new music video for his hit single "500 Grand". Bragging about his current success and the lifestyle along with it, the video follows Cloude and his posse in industrial...
This New York Fashion Week , it was all in the details...the deconstructed, oversized and extremely 80's inspired details. Street style notes: The Balenciaga Bernie Sanders logo, everywhere. Gucci too. Shoulder pads and colorful to-the-floor dresses. Blouses in all shapes and exaggerated sizes. Did...
EVERY SUNDAY. We feature the best underground tracks & remixes, and most of them are up for free download. We prioritize Canadian producers and acts but it is not exclusive. Every Sunday, we'll round-up all of our favourite remixes and tracks we've received through submissions and lay them out...
Between missing jewelry, screaming fits, naked models and buckets of sweat, we somehow managed to get it all done. Check out some behind the scenes photographs from the backstage of our runway show for Festival Mode et Design , shot by Delphine Lewis and Alex Black . Featured designers: Panisa...
Bringing old-school vibes to the modern digital age. You must be familiar with the name Sandy Pearlman & Bones , as we've covered many of their releases throughout the past. Well, they're back, this time collaborating with Toronto MC Keysha Freshh to release their All The Wrong Places EP, a...
The Red Bull Music Academy has been around for quite some time, taking over cities across the country in the form of Bass Camps: offering workshops and panels for anyone interested in learning more about the music scene and the process various producers, DJs and artists have taken to make it in the...
Microsoft Paint was (and always will be) the OG digital art platform, so when I stumbled on this dude's art, I knew I wanted to know more about it. Jake Jackson is an illustrator from Bowmanville, Ontario, his instagram is filled with colourful illustrations of influencers, hot people with a hint...
It's a rare occasion to stand-out as a progressive rock band, to me at least, and Vesper Sails achieved just that. The San Francisco-based quartet made me do a double-take as I lent my ear to the music and found myself immediately diving deep into their world. Uncategorizable as a specific sound,...
If you are still unfamiliar with Liyv 's world, click here to read our previous interview. Liyv is a Seattle-based multi-talented singer/songwriter who's got the full package: easy-to-listen to pop songs with quirky lyrics, a visual aesthetic that will satisfy your eyes for days, and a personality...
Lunice just dropped his debut LP CCCLX (360) , start screaming. The long-awaited release, now available on all official platforms, has been way overdue. He’s been busy perfecting it behind the scenes all while offering up gems left and right, just enough to tease us while we wait. His debut LP,...
Not too long ago, local label Nowadays Records had dropped their Nowadays vol. 7 (Montreal Tape) featuring tons of local talents in what seemed like an overwhelming amount of music coming from the woodworks. Fast-forward a couple months later, and we get the visual treatment from Rats / Sacha...