Zeds Dead is a electronic music duo of Dylan Mamid, also know as DC, and Zach Rapp-Rovan, also known as Hooks from Toronto, Canada. They started producing electronic music is 2004, but didn't become Zeds Dead until 2009 when they played their first live set in Toronto on June 11th, 2009. The pair is currently signed to Mad Decent record label, owned by Diplo. The name Zeds Dead comes from a scene in the 1994 movie Pulp Fiction.
FABIENNE: "Whose motorcycle is this?"
BUTCH: “It’s a chopper, baby."
FABIENNE: “Whose chopper is this?"
BUTCH: "Zed's."FABIENNE: “Who’s Zed?"
BUTCH: "Zed's dead, baby, Zed's dead."
The duo has 5 Albums/EPs and various singles and remixes. Zeds Dead has sampled and remixed everything from Radiohead and the Rolling Stones to Dragonette and The Prodigy. They started to gain popularity by offering free downloads on there songs in 2009, and still offer them for free today. They just put out a new song, Flickers, which you can download for free on their sound cloud here: .The Canadian duo has toured internationally and have headlined festivals from Electric Forest and Bisco to Ultra and EDC Las Vegas.
Written By: Sydney Calian
Label: Ultra Records, Mad Decent
Upcoming Festivals: Euphoria, Electric Forest, Ultimate Music Experience,
Music Releases: https://www.facebook.com/zedsdead/app_151503908244383