Austin Collins (aka Au5) is a 21 year old electronic music producer from New Jersey, USA. Producing since age 12, Au5 is well known for his melodic fusion of Trance and Dubstep to create what he likes to call "Trancestep".
He does not restrict himself to one genre however, he has releases ranging from Electro House, Glitch Hop, Drumstep, Trance, as well as Ambient and even Jazz.
Au5 made a big splash in the EDM scene by winning Seven Lions' official Beatport contest for his remix of "Days To Come", released on OWSLA. Soon after, his debut release on Viper Recordings "Crystal Mathematics feat. Shaz Sparks" kit #6 on Beatport Dubstep charts and promoted on UKF Dubstep.
He has collaborated with as well as done official remixes for grammy-nominated producer BT, such as "Must be the Love" and his latest release with Aqualung, "Surrounded", both released on Armada Music. "BT & Au5 - Partysaurus Overflow" is a collaboration released on Walt Disney Records/Pixar, featured in the Toy Story production "Party Saurus Rex". He has had other releases on Viper Recordings, Monstercat, Rottun Recordings, Adapted Records, and Atom Recordings.
Having multiple releases chart in the Beatport Top 10, with his single with Fractal "Halcyon" hitting #1 on Beatport Dubstep charts, Au5 is quickly making a name for himself as a producer to watch in 2013 and beyond.
The avant-garde of the solo electronic music experience, fusing the likes of dubstep, drum & bass, electro house, trance, ambient, and psychedelic music into a no-rules no-limits genre of pure meditative bliss and raw power. Every live set is a journey of epic proportions, not for the close minded or weak hearted.
Fractal has shared a stage with the likes of Eskmo, Caspa, Skrillex, Tokimonsta, Zeds Dead, Mark Instinct, Numbernin6, Datsik, Borgore, Flux P, Excision, Doctor P, Paper Diamond, Beats Antique, Mimosa, J Rabbit, Ajapai, and others. He's not stopping there.
The dream is to revolutionize the electronic music experience as we know it.