Lorin Gabriel Ashton, better known under his stage name Bassnectar, is an American DJ and record producer.
|Birth name||Lorin Gabriel Ashton|
|Also known as||DJ Lorin, King of the Sound, West Coast Lo-Fi|
|Born||February 16, 1978|
|Origin||Santa Cruz, California, United States|
|Genres||Dubstep, drum and bass, drumstep, electronica, breakbeat, downtempo, nu skool breaks|
|Occupation(s)||DJ, record producer|
|Labels||Amorphous, Om, Destroid, Monstercat, OWSLA|
|Website||Bassnectar's Official site|
Music producer and DJ known for such albums as Diverse Systems of Throb and Freakbeat for the Beatfreaks. He has performed at renown music festivals such as Bonnaroo, Coachella, Electric Daisy Carnival and more.
He began his career as a DJ in the early 1990s, originally using the stage name of DJ Lorin and gaining a following through his performances at the Burning Man festival in Nevada.
A philanthropist as well as a music producer, he raised money for such non-profit organizations and charities as Reach Out and Alternet.
Born Lorin Ashton, he grew up on a Santa Cruz, California commune.
He released a 2007 single, "Yo," featuring Canadian pop vocalist Kristina Maria.
- Breakbeat musicians
- Ableton Live users
- Dubstep musicians
- American DJs
Latest information about Bassnectar updated on May 05, 2021.