Jackal – ‘Ice‘ – London native and LA based producer Mikey Pennington, AKA Jackal, unveils ‘Ice‘ featuring Karra, an unforgettably rich anthem with seamless drum & bass layers, doubled up kick-snares and blissful vocals by emerging talent, Karra. The track’s downtempo features and fluid undertones bring forth plenty prominent drops that melt into a desirable listening experience.
Jackal has positioned himself as one of electronic music’s most dynamic talents. In less than two years the London-native released an array of genre-blending mixes that have resonated with listeners on a global scale. His career erupted in 2013 with the success of ‘Shakedown.’ Filled with crunchy snares, blistering 808s and a perfect vocal top line to match, Jackal‘s name quickly shot to the forefront of the dance music collective.
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Currently based in Los Angeles, Jackal is fresh off a 2015 campaign highlighted by performances at Coachella, EDC Las Vegas and Electric Zoo. ‘Chinchilla‘ started the year off with a speaker-shattering bang – since then Jackal made his official Mad Decent debut with ‘Animal Style‘ and contributed two records on Mad Decent‘s A Very Very Decent Christmas compilation. ‘Animal Style‘ was one of the label’s most streamed releases of the year and was licensed to a number of various television shows & commercials. Jackal has proven to be a musical force to be reckoned with and is poised for an even bigger 2016.
Karra is a New Jersey native who currently resides in Los Angeles as an artist and songwriter. Being heavily influenced by pop and electronic dance music, Karra has written and recorded top-lines for artists like Breathe Carolina, JDG, Samual James, Metrik, Fareoh, Reid Stefan, Jackal, Gareth Emery, Unlike Pluto, Max Styler, and many others. In 2015 alone she has had releases under Dim Mak Records, Armada, Spinnin’ Records, Monstercat, Universal Music Group, and Hospital Records. She continues to release original music while writing for the electronic dance music industry’s biggest heavy hitters.
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