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Barely Alive, the unstoppable duo formed by Willie Watkins and Matt Simmers, have firmly established themselves as pioneers of the bass music scene. Hailing from Massachusetts, USA, these two talented producers have garnered international recognition for their unique blend of dubstep, trap, and drum & bass.

With a production style that effortlessly bridges genres and pushes sonic boundaries, Barely Alive burst onto the scene with a bang, quickly gaining attention for their innovative sound design and electrifying performances. Their musical journey began to unfold in 2013, captivating listeners with their debut EP "Lost in the Internet," which showcased their knack for fusing energetic melodies with hard-hitting drops.

Barely Alive's rise to prominence was marked by a series of game-changing releases, including collaborations with industry heavyweights such as Virtual Riot, Habstrakt, and Getter. Their tracks, like "Fireflies" and "Bad Thang," became anthems of the bass music community, racking up millions of plays and igniting dancefloors around the globe.

The duo's commitment to pushing the envelope has not gone unnoticed, earning them a dedicated fanbase and recognition from major labels like Disciple and Owsla. Their versatility is reflected in their extensive discography, ranging from intense bangers to melodic masterpieces.

Barely Alive's live performances are a testament to their unmatched energy and stage presence. Commanding stages at festivals like EDC, Ultra, and Electric Forest, they have the innate ability to connect with the crowd and create an unforgettable experience.

As pioneers in the bass music realm, Barely Alive continues to evolve and innovate, ensuring that they remain at the forefront of the ever-changing electronic music landscape. Their commitment to pushing boundaries and defying genres has solidified their position as influential figures in the industry, and the future holds only more electrifying beats and boundary-pushing creations.

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TITLE ARTIST LABEL DATE
Excision 2016 Mix Compilation
1 track
Various Artists Rottun Recordings
Disciple Alliance Vol 3
1 track
Various Artists Disciple
Next To You
Remixes (1 track)
L D R U, Savoi Ultra
Drop It Down Low (feat. Richie Loop)
Remixes (1 track)
Henry Fong Dim Mak Records
Disciple 03: Risen
The Exclusives (3 tracks)
Various Artists Disciple
Fireflies (feat. Ewol & Espired)
Evol Intent Remix
Barely Alive Disciple
Stomp
ƱZ Remix
Barely Alive Disciple
No Time
Rickyxsan Remix
Barely Alive Disciple
Scoop
Mayhem & Antiserum Remix
Barely Alive Disciple
Pooyoso (Take It Back)
G-Buck Remix
Barely Alive Disciple
Elephant
FuntCase Remix
Barely Alive Disciple
Windpipe ft. Ragga Twins
Getter Remix
Barely Alive Disciple
Zombie Hunter
VIP
Barely Alive Disciple
Windpipe ft. Ragga Twins
Emperor Remix
Barely Alive Disciple
Rough and Rugged
Far Too Loud Remix
Barely Alive Disciple
Binary
Barely Alive & Virtual Riot Remix
Barely Alive Disciple
Hackers ft. Armanni Reign
Trampa Remix
Barely Alive Disciple
Over It
QUEST! Remix
Barely Alive Disciple
Poison Dart
Busted by Herobust
Barely Alive Disciple
The Riddler
Henry Fong Remix
Barely Alive Disciple
OWSLA Worldwide Broadcast
1 track
Various Artists OWSLA
Never Say Die Volume 4
1 track
Various Artists Never Say Die

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Upcoming/Unreleased Music[]

TITLE ARTIST LABEL DATE
ID Ray Volpe & Barely Alive
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