has continued to climb new heights after bursting into the EDM-sphere with superb remixes to records like ‘s “” and ‘ “,” and also with last summer’s career-defining release his EP.
Now, the LA-based producer and multi-instrumentalist returns with his second major project signed to . The five-piece effort is aptly titled Riyaaz, after an Urdu expression meaning to practice something you love musically every day — a process which shines in the detail his well-crafted, diverse project.
Riyaaz takes on a more personal and stripped down approach than Daktyl’s previous records; for instance, in the use his own vocals and world instrumentation on the single, “Commit,” and in the brooding beats and sweeping, reflective vocals “,” featuring .
The blossoming talent had the following to say about the significance the project for his life and how listeners can utilize it’s messages for their own lives.
Currently on tour with — which tops an already impressive roster past live/DJ tours with , , and — Daktyl has set the bar high for his lucid line bass heavy beat making.