Melodic Bass Artist ETHOS XCIX Releases Gloomy New Single Off Upcoming EP…
Today on Sensei’s Music Blog, we get to help premier a new track from EDM producer ETHOS XCIX entitled ‘Paradise’ - a melodic dubstep single foreshadowing his upcoming EP, featuring some chilling vocals from Cayla Fox that’ll have you vibing on its deep production style. Building through its drops, the melancholic progression ends up at a point where its hard not enjoy on those nights where you just want to feel the bass and let take you away on the audio waves. After securing over 10,000 plays and 1,000 followers on Spotify alone from his previous single, ETHOS XCIX (99), also known as Eric Thompson, has developed into an impassioned melodic dubstep artist based out of Minnesota. Beginning to just compose music in 2017, ETHOS is quickly gained the ears of many listeners looking for new music in the genre.
Lyrically, ‘Paradise’ is a gloomy single about being alone and broken hearted from a position of depression. Influences include melodic bass artists such as Seven Lions, Illenium, and Kaivon. Struggling with anxiety and various mental health issues from a very young age, ETHOS XCIX reaches out to those with similar problems, thoughts, and struggles. ‘Paradise’ was written following the end of a toxic relationship. Although sometimes it may seem like a dark world, ETHOS XCIX uses his obsession with the greeks and empathy for others to present his listeners with a light: letting them know they are not alone.
Lastly, if you’re diggin’ what ETHOS XCIX is up to - make sure you throw him a follow on his social media links and stay up to date with his work as it drops. We are certain to be hearing more from him in the upcoming months and you’d be daft to miss out on anything that’s on the way. You’ll find everything you need and the stream to ‘Paradise’ down below! Enjoy!