Griz Drops Three-Track EP of Heavy Stage Favorites: Listen

Jason Siegel
GRiZ

Listening to Griz's music is only half of being his fan. You've got to see Michigan's electro-funk master in the flesh and rockin' the stage. It's an explosive hour or two of multi-instrumentation, brain-brightening bass, and spine-tingling sonic play. Some of his wildest tunes are saved for the live occassion, but he's also a generous Grizster, and so today, he's giving three of his gnarliest funk blasters for everyone around the world in the form of an EP called Bangers[2].Zip.

"Play this at high volumes in public places," Griz tells Billboard Dance. "Been spinning these tracks live for a while now, stoked to finally share them with the world. Even more stoked that my boy Subtronics is in on one of them. OG sounds for the OG fam."

"Griztronics" featuring Subtronics is a face-melter right out the gate. It's beautiful, bassy and unhinged, and it's followed by the dirty bluejean soul of "Freak The Method" and the hyperactive dub-cheer "Push The Vibe." It's a maddening, pulse-pumping collection of tunes, each unique but heavily laced with Griz' ingenius flair.

Bangers[2].Zip is out now on Zeds Dead's label Deadbeats. Jam to it below, and check out Griz's tour dates after the jump.

Griz 2019 Live Dates
Aug. 16-17 - Des Moines, IA - 515 Alive Music Festival
Aug. 29 - Denver, CO - The Fillmore Auditorium
Aug. 30 - Morrison, CO - Red Rocks Amphitheatre^
Aug. 31 - Morrison, CO - Red Rocks Amphitheatre#
Sept. 26 - Boston, MA - Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion*
Sept. 27 - Washington, D.C. - The Anthem*
Sept. 28 - Charlotte, NC - Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre*
Sept. 29 - Charlottesville, VA - Sprint Pavilion*
Oct. 2 - Birmingham, AL - Avondale Brewery Amphitheatre*
Oct. 3 - Nashville, TN - War Memorial Auditorium*
Oct. 4 - Indianapolis, IN - The Pavilion at Pan Am*
Oct. 5 - Chicago, IL - Navy Pier at Festival Hall*
Oct. 6 - Austin, TX - Austin City Limits Music Festival
Oct. 9 - Cincinnati, OH - PNC Pavilion*
Oct. 10 - Atlanta, GA - Tabernacle*^
Oct. 11 - Atlanta, GA - Coca-Cola Roxy*#
Oct. 12 - New Orleans, LA - The Fillmore*
Oct. 13 - Austin, TX - Austin City Limits
Oct. 15 - Salt Lake City, UT - The Complex*
Oct. 17 - Seattle, WA - The Paramount Theatre*
Oct. 18 - Vancouver, BC - The Commodore Ballroom*
Oct. 19 - Eugene, OR - The Cuthbert Amphitheater*
Oct. 24 - Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood Palladium*
Oct. 26 - Berkeley, CA - The Greek Theatre w/ CloZee*


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