The dance music world has been fixated on the mysterious Deathpact from the second the mysterious producer’s identify — and a collection of coded, cryptic messages — started circulating throughout social media. Speculation ensued as more unusual clues like dial-in numbers and lockboxes started surfacing; many posited the brand new act was Madeon, and others questioned his relationship to REZZ, who appeared to be in on the shock. Now, its debut EP, Cipher 1, is lastly out, together with the ultimate piece of the puzzle that can assist pinpoint his identification.
Akin to earlier snippets from the enigma, Cipher 1 is an intense, futuristic pay attention that fashions a dystopian panorama throughout the thoughts and shakes one to their core with its robotic synth accents. It wades by the darkness, pushed by chunky basslines and percussion, till the ultimate observe is reached: “Circadian.” It is right here that Deathpact followers can unlock a last clue as to who this new musician actually is — in the event that they’re sturdy sufficient to make it to the tip of the file, that’s.