Band of the Day

2013.12.29

Dillon Francis

Go one deeper into L.A's electronic music scene with a pioneer in the Moombahton genre
If only you could see the bright side of waking up and being alone. If only you could see the future, it’s all yours now.
lyrics from Without You feat. Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs

Dillon Francis is a Los Angeles-based electronic music producer and D.J. A pioneer in the moombahton genre of (110 bpm fame), Francis first signed with Mad Decent, releasing his first official EP, Westside, in early 2011.

His dancehall ‘Westside’ and ‘Masta Blasta’ became an underground sensation amongst the electronic dance community. Francis has continued on to collaborate and remix artists including Steve Aoki, Calvin Harris, Diplo, Skrillex, A-Trak, Zedd, Madeon, Flux Pavilion, Jack Beats, Digitalism, Chuckie, Kill The Noise amongst others.

His latest single, Without You, was released on August 6th, 2013 through Diplo’s label Mad Decent featuring vocals from Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs. It reached top 10 in the US iTunes dance charts and currently sits in the top 10 Italy iTunes overall charts. He was listed as MTV's Artist To Watch in 2013 and has played festivals including Coachella, EDC, HARD, Lollapalooza, amongst others.

And in his own words: "I'm a 26 year old music producer who loves the Internet, and pissing off your Mom and Dad (especially if they’re hippies). Love You."