There are melodic bass producers, and then there is Nick Miller. In the few short years that Denver?based Miller has been producing under the name Illenium, his prolific outpouring of captivating remixes and haunting originals has garnered him a devoted following and seen him rise quickly in the ranks of the dance music community to become one of its most beloved new stars. Illenium has distinguished himself from the myriad of others through an unrivaled ability to create an immersive emotional experience of highs and lows that pulls on the heart?strings and leaves the listener awestruck, accomplishing in the span of just a few short minutes what takes many a full set. He has displayed an adeptness for creating aural arrangements that vary in style, yet always maintain beauty, complexity and emotional depth.
February 2016 saw the release of Illenium's highly acclaimed debut artist album Ashes, which instantly shot up to No. 1 on the iTunes Electronic Album Chart and No. 6 on the Billboard Top Dance/Electronic Albums Chart, while still available as a free download on Soundcloud. It has landed three songs on Spotify's Viral 50 Chart to date. A story of rebirth "about losing something and being down, and being able to find hope and light in tough places," Ashes comes in at 12 tracks and explores a variety of styles. His latest release, a remix of The Chainsmokers' hit single "Don't Let Me Down," has racked up over 10 million plays in its first month. Illenium has over 40 million Soundcloud plays, several million plays across Spotify including more than 13 million on Ashes, and millions across YouTube. He has also earned 5 Hype Machine No 1's to date. Illenium's stunning productions come to life through a live performance that incorporates a keyboard and drum pad framed by cutting?edge lighting and visuals, creating an immersive experience that has captivated audiences across the country. Currently embarking on his first national headlining tour, Illenium has sold out most venues with additional dates added in multiple cities. He is scheduled to appear at Lollapalooza, Electric Zoo, Mysteryland, Summer Set Music Festival, Paradiso, Rowdytown V and more in 2016.