Justin Hawkes

‘Representing cutting-edge drum and bass from the United States, Justin Hawkes blends intensity with intimacy one song at a time.’

Shaped by his proficiency with multiple instruments, video games, and a never-ending obsession with music, Justin Hawkes catalog represents his passion for all things creative. Having started his journey in 2011, the Virginia born industrial designer turned producer has since gathered the ears of millions of listeners across the world.

Rather than carving a strict lane with just one sound, Justin Hawkes thrives in a variety of styles guided by wherever his inspiration may take him. He’s honed in his voice within drum and bass, taking his sound from liquid to melodic to aggressive and beyond, speaking for his mettle as a producer with an endless stream of creativity; along with his production prowess, Justin Hawkes has lent his own voice and lyrics to his music, too. Supported by artists including Andy C, Netsky, and Porter Robinson, Flite’s discography includes releases with acclaimed labels such as UKF, Liquicity Records, Hospital Records, and Monstercat, where he’s put out solo records, EPs, and remixes for artists including Matrix & Futurebound, RL Grime, DJ Fresh, and more. He’s also taken his project to cities around the United States and performed internationally, including festivals like Liquicity in the Netherlands.

Supported by the drum and bass community all over the world, Justin Hawkes represents a beacon of hope for the DNB scene in the United States. Beyond his innate desire to bring new music to life, Justin Hawkes mission is to portray drum and bass in the positive, powerful way it’s meant to be celebrated for. Although Justin Hawkes has just broken into the prime of his career, he demonstrates the kind of innovation that will move the needle within his community and beyond.

Justin Hawkes

‘Representing cutting-edge drum and bass from the United States, Justin Hawkes blends intensity with intimacy one song at a time.’

Shaped by his proficiency with multiple instruments, video games, and a never-ending obsession with music, Justin Hawkes catalog represents his passion for all things creative. Having started his journey in 2011, the Virginia born industrial designer turned producer has since gathered the ears of millions of listeners across the world.

Rather than carving a strict lane with just one sound, Justin Hawkes thrives in a variety of styles guided by wherever his inspiration may take him. He’s honed in his voice within drum and bass, taking his sound from liquid to melodic to aggressive and beyond, speaking for his mettle as a producer with an endless stream of creativity; along with his production prowess, Justin Hawkes has lent his own voice and lyrics to his music, too. Supported by artists including Andy C, Netsky, and Porter Robinson, Flite’s discography includes releases with acclaimed labels such as UKF, Liquicity Records, Hospital Records, and Monstercat, where he’s put out solo records, EPs, and remixes for artists including Matrix & Futurebound, RL Grime, DJ Fresh, and more. He’s also taken his project to cities around the United States and performed internationally, including festivals like Liquicity in the Netherlands.

Supported by the drum and bass community all over the world, Justin Hawkes represents a beacon of hope for the DNB scene in the United States. Beyond his innate desire to bring new music to life, Justin Hawkes mission is to portray drum and bass in the positive, powerful way it’s meant to be celebrated for. Although Justin Hawkes has just broken into the prime of his career, he demonstrates the kind of innovation that will move the needle within his community and beyond.

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