CosmiWave (A.k.a. Gustavo Rodas)
Producer, composer and DJ based in Miami, Florida
Gustavo Rodas is an experimental music producer based in Miami Beach, Florida. He took Magic City by storm with the unique sound and really brought something unique to the music scene of the Sunshine state. He is better known by his stage name, CosmiWave. His sound is inspired by modern electronic dance music, but it also features influences as diverse as electro-clash and ethno beats, making for an intriguing and diverse sound.
CosmiWave is one of the few artists who can seamlessly move between various musical landscapes. There are no rules or definitions: only great music. Whether he’s experimenting with lush drones or ethereal dance beats, anything is possible. For this reason, he is able to create music that deeply connects with listeners from all walks of life. In addition to CosmiWave’s ability to weave fantastic patterns using different influences and genres, the artist’s production value is absolutely remarkable. His tracks are very diverse, as mentioned earlier, but they do have one thing in common: quality sound.
You could pick any random song from CosmiWave’s selection of published track, and you will find that they all share deep layers of bass goodness, amazing top end and just the right amount of compression, making the mix dynamic and always engaging. His production style is absolutely world-class, tipping the hat off to some of the most sought-after artists on the international music scene, while also retaining a lot of warmth and personality.
The sheer combination of natural talent, skillful production aesthetics, and plain old great songwriting make CosmiWave’s music a unique experience. This artist will appeal to any fan of electronic music. In particular, those who enjoy the sound of artists as diverse as Thievery Corporation, Groove Armada, Deadmau5, as well as Jon Hopkins will certainly connect with CosmiWave’s vision and creative aesthetics.
Some producers rely on the usual presets and clichés. Others, instead, are more willing to challenge themselves and explore the many creative possibilities out there. Thankfully, CosmiWave definitely belongs to the latter category, allowing his sound to remain fresh and enticing at each twist and turn.
Gustavo has been passionate about music ever since he was very young, but he was finally able to channel his full-ranging creativity after starting the CosmiWave project. This unique outlet allowed him to experiment with various ideas, releasing tracks that are extremely appealing, yet innovative and remarkably edgy. Some of the artist’s most successful releases include “Future Imperfect”, “Plural Voices”, and “Heliopause”, among others.
CosmiWave’s music relies on a very diverse array of musical soundscapes, as a way to push his artistic boundaries. This great producer can be found experimenting and innovating in genres such as drone, down-tempo, shoegaze, electronic, and progressive. He is also deeply interested in exploring the possibilities of styles such as shoegaze, future garage, and other styles. As a human being, Gustavo also has influences outside his musical upbringing, and he is very inspired by the surrounding environment, and other life experiences that are worth sharing with the audience.
CosmiWave is a difficult artist to pigeonhole because his genre-defying sound cannot easily be confined into a single category. His influences are varied and the way he creates a collage of his inspirations is complex and engaging.
Find out more about CosmiWave and do not miss out on the artist’s most recent releases, events, and activities. For a taste of Gustavo’s eclectic range of tracks and commendable musical output, don’t forget to check him out on Soundcloud, where you will be able to stream a selection of songs, directly posted by the artist.