Michael Gruden, also known by his stage name HEXED, continues to blur the lines between Hip-Hop and Dubstep through his blend of heavy sound design, timeless grooves and experimental arrangements. Whether it be his performances, production, or memorable artwork, music fans around the world are drawn to HEXED.
Michael, originally from Tampa, Florida decided to take his music career to the next level by joining Icon Collective's music production program in 2019. He furthered his musical career under the name of HEXED and has since earned label releases with AY YO TRIP! Records, Left Coast Xtracts, Wubaholics and Electrostep Network. He is capable of producing music in any professional environment with ease and can count on support from artists such as Smoakland, LUMBERJVCK, Petey Clicks and Des McMahon.
Having provided direct support for BKAYE, Elephante, and Roscoe Dash under his previous pseudonym, HEXED is getting ready for his biggest performance yet;
the Black Box venue in April.