Glastonbury Festival

California Sounds: New electronic tracks from King Henry & Ry X, the Acid, DJDS and Matthewdavid

California Sounds: New electronic tracks from King Henry & Ry X, the Acid, DJDS and Matthewdavid

Southern California electronic beat producers generate almost as many wild rhythms as the region’s freeways do traffic. In its sheer bounty, this seemingly endless supply can overwhelm. As soon as a producer drops one beat, another dozen are blossoming. Below, a few futuristic tracks from the city’s underground electronic music scene.

The Acid, “Modern Propaganda” (Soundcloud). Given its origin and intention, the menacing tone of this new instrumental track makes sense. It’s a selection from the score to “The Bomb,” a documentary on nuclear war that premiered at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival.

The immersive 360-degree film, which was directed by Smriti Keshari...

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