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Mord Fustang (born Rauno Roosnurm; 21 February 1991)[5] is an Estonian DJ and music producer.[6][7] He is regarded as a pioneer in the complextro genre.[8][9]

Mord Fustang
Genres hip hop[4]
Occupation(s)
  • Musician
  • DJ
  • record producer
Years active2010–present
Labels
  • Plasmapool

CareerEdit

Mord Fustang was born in Kose, Estonia and is based in Tallinn.[9][10]

In 2011, he released multiple singles on the record label, Plasmapool, such as "The Electric Dream" with Milky Way, "Super Meat Freeze" and "Lick the Rainbow".[6] He gained recognition for remixing singles by artists such as LMFAO.[7][11][12] His song "A New World" was featured in a British breakfast commercial.[13] He debuted at the 2011 Ultra Music Festival in Miami.[14]

In March 2012, he was selected as the Breakthrough Artist of the Year at the fifth annual Beatport Music Awards ceremony.[6] He performed at the 2012 Ultra Music Festival.[15] He released a four-song EP titled "Welcome to the Future".[7] He went on the Plasma Pool Tour 2012.[16] His music was featured in the Forza Horizon soundtrack.[17] His music was also an optional music track offered in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.

In 2015, he released his debut studio album titled 9999 in 1 via his own label Magic Trooper.[18][19] He described it as a 'concept album'.[20] He was approached by Mau5trap and was subsequently signed to the label.[21] He debuted on Mau5trap with an extended play titled "Murmurs".[22]

DiscographyEdit

Studio albumsEdit

Title Details Peak chart positions
US
Dance
[23]
9999 in 1
  • Released: 20 January 2015[24]
  • Label: Magic Trooper
  • Format: Digital download, CD
17
Exciteshroom Adventure
  • Released: 26 May 2018[25]
  • Label: Dawn of Light
  • Format: Digital download
All Eyes on Mord Fustang 3
  • Released: 5 October 2018[26]
  • Label: Dawn of Light
  • Format: Digital download
III
  • Released: 9 November 2018[27]
  • Label: Dawn of Light
  • Format: Digital download
Together
  • Released: 30 August 2019[28]
  • Label: Dawn of Light
  • Format: Digital download
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released.

Extended playsEdit

Title Details
A New World
  • Released: 1 August 2011[29]
  • Label: Noize
  • Format: Digital download
Welcome to the Future
  • Released: 16 April 2012[30]
  • Label: Plasmapool
  • Format: Digital download
Something Music Related
  • Released: 30 September 2013[31]
  • Label: Plasmapool
  • Format: Digital download
Murmurs
  • Released: 13 November 2015[32]
  • Label: mau5trap
  • Format: Digital download
Fragments: The Kingdom and the Juggler
  • Released: 25 March 2016[33]
  • Label: Dawn of Light
  • Format: Digital download
A New Sun
  • Released: 11 May 2018[34]
  • Label: Plasmapool
  • Format: Digital download
Contemporary Reality
  • Released: 19 June 2018[35]
  • Label: Dawn of Light
  • Format: Digital download

SinglesEdit

2018
  • "Gaia" [Dawn of Light][36]
2019
  • "Further" [Dawn of Light][37]
  • "The Drifter" [Dawn of Light][38]
  • "Keystones" [Dawn of Light][39]
  • "Mind Out of Sequence" [Dawn of Light][40]
  • "Megalomania" [Dawn of Light][41]
  • "Some Girls" [Dawn of Light][42]

RemixesEdit

2019
  • Mord Fustang — "I Drown in You VIP" [Dawn of Light][43]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Mord Fustang & Dillon Francis – Tickets". ticketfly.com. Ticket Fly. 13 December 2010. Retrieved 21 December 2016.
  2. ^ a b DeLuca, Dan (31 August 2013). "Made in America Saturday afternoon: Haim, Mord Fustang, A$AP Rocky and Emeli Sande". Philadelphia Daily News. Philly. Retrieved 21 December 2016.
  3. ^ Champagne, Jesse (26 November 2014). "Mord Fustang Pops Off With New Single". lessthan3.com. Less Than 3. Retrieved 21 December 2016.
  4. ^ "Mord Fustang – Champloo". Retrieved 1 February 2018 – via YouTube.
  5. ^ "Mord Fustang". songkick.com. Retrieved 30 June 2018.
  6. ^ a b c Kellman, Andy. "Mord Fustang | Biography & History". AllMusic. Retrieved 17 December 2016.
  7. ^ a b c Kellman, Andy. "Mord Fustang – Biography". Billboard. Rovi. Retrieved 17 December 2016.
  8. ^ Evans, Steph (23 May 2017). "Mord Fustang returns with "Diamonds"". EARMILK. Retrieved 24 May 2017.
  9. ^ a b "USAst ja Inglismaast Hispaania ja Dubaini: meie elektroonilise tantsumuusika tähed vallutavad maailma". Õhtuleht (in Estonian). 16 July 2016. Retrieved 30 June 2018.
  10. ^ Blistein, Jon (30 September 2011). "Uncharted Territory: Noisia Crack Top 5; Mackelmore Re-Enters". Billboard. Retrieved 21 December 2016.
  11. ^ Taufen, Amber (18 October 2013). "The best EDM in Denver this weekend". Westword. Retrieved 21 December 2016.
  12. ^ Lawhorn, Chris (2 May 2012). "Exercise Music: The Top 10 Songs for May 2012". Shape. Retrieved 21 December 2016.
  13. ^ Johnson, Bailey (22 September 2011). "Weetabix commercial has dubstep for breakfast". CBS News. Retrieved 21 December 2016.
  14. ^ Baltin, Steve (23 December 2011). "Avicii to Headline Ultra Music Festival in Miami". Rolling Stone. Retrieved 21 December 2016.
  15. ^ Bhansali, Akshay (11 January 2012). "Armin Van Buuren, Afrojack, Steve Aoki Psyched For Ultra Music Festival". MTV News. Retrieved 21 December 2016.
  16. ^ Taufen, Amber (9 March 2012). "Weekend's best dance bets: Eats Everything, Pete Moss, VibeSquaD, Mord Fustang and more". Westword. Retrieved 21 December 2016.
  17. ^ Josh (20 November 2012). "Review: Forza Horizon – Missed It By That Much!". Tech Human. Retrieved 21 December 2016.
  18. ^ Tost, Miguel (30 January 2015). "Mord Fustang – 9999 in 1". Your EDM. Retrieved 21 December 2016.
  19. ^ Medved, Matt (19 January 2015). "Mord Fustang's 'Elite Beat Agent': Exclusive Premiere". Billboard. Retrieved 21 December 2016.
  20. ^ Davis, Joshua (21 January 2015). "Mord Fustang channels classic videos games for 9999 in 1". The Untz. Retrieved 21 December 2016.
  21. ^ Tost, Miguel (30 December 2015). "Talking Music, Video Games, and the Future with Mord Fustang [Interview]". Your EDM. Retrieved 21 December 2016.
  22. ^ Tost, Miguel (14 November 2015). "Mord Fustang – Murmurs EP". Your EDM. Retrieved 21 December 2016.
  23. ^ "Top Dance/Electronic Albums (Mord Fustang)". Billboard. Retrieved 17 December 2016.
  24. ^ Leonard, Alex (23 January 2015). "Album Review: Mord Fustang – 9999 in 1". Earmilk. Archived from the original on 13 May 2018. Retrieved 13 May 2018.
  25. ^ "Exciteshroom Adventure by Ford Mustand on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 1 June 2018.
  26. ^ "All Eyes on Mord Fustang 3 by Ford Mustand on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 11 October 2018.
  27. ^ "III by Ford Mustand on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 16 November 2018.
  28. ^ "Together by Ford Mustand on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 13 September 2019.
  29. ^ "A New World by Ford Mustand on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 1 June 2018.
  30. ^ "Welcome to the Future by Ford Mustand on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 1 June 2018.
  31. ^ "Something Music Related on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 1 June 2018.
  32. ^ "Murmurs on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 1 June 2018.
  33. ^ "Fragments: The Kingdom and the Juggler on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 1 June 2018.
  34. ^ "A New Sun by Ford Mustand on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 13 May 2018.
  35. ^ "Contemporary Reality by Ford Mustand on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 19 June 2018.
  36. ^ "Gaia – Single by Mord Fustang on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 10 September 2018.
  37. ^ "Further - Single by Mord Fustang on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 11 May 2019.
  38. ^ "The Drifter - Single by Mord Fustang on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 11 May 2019.
  39. ^ "Keystones - Single by Mord Fustang on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 8 June 2019.
  40. ^ "Mind Out of Sequence - Single by Mord Fustang on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 10 July 2019.
  41. ^ "Megalomania - Single by Mord Fustang on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 13 September 2019.
  42. ^ "Some Girls - Single by Mord Fustang on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 13 September 2019.
  43. ^ "I Drown in You VIP (VIP) - Single by Mord Fustang on Apple Music". iTunes Store. Retrieved 13 September 2019.

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