Pirapus & 33 Below - Slipping Away

The Profile 05/04/2022

New Zealanders Pirapus, the up-and-coming drum and bass duo, join forces with 33 Below, one of the most exciting electronic music acts in the NZ scene, to unleash their self-released debut track ‘Slipping Away’.

After supporting ‘Wilkinson’ on his NZ tour, 33 Below has been turning out multiple viral TikToks with 300k-1m+ views and has gained a reputation for his versatile set of releases that span house, garage, and drum and bass. Pirapus, who won George FM’s ‘Breakthrough Artist of the Year 2021’ experiment with an eclectic mix of sonic styles. Their peak-time dancefloor explosions merge ethereal soundscapes with clinical vocals, and it’s clear to see why their production has achieved praise globally from Netsky, Kanine, Koven and Grafix to name but a few.

One over-the-internet collaboration later and ‘Slipping Away’ was born. The futuristic dance floor anthem fuses euphonic elements with punchy percussion and hard hitting bass. The memorable vocal hook compliments their signature styles and delivers a fresh wave of originality.