Nathaniel "Nate" Rathbun (born January 11, 1992), better known under his stage name Audien, is an American electronic dance music producer and DJ. He produces progressive house, trance music, and electro house.
Audien began creating music in his Mystic, CT apartment circa 2008. Audien was first signed to Flashover Recordings, owned by Dutch Producer/DJ Ferry Corsten. Flashover Recordings released Audien's first single, "Rise & Shine".
Audien has released many singles and remixes for electronic record labels including Enhanced, Perceptive, Armada, Black Hole, and Nervous. His tracks have appeared on Corsten's Countdown, Tiësto's Club Life, Above & Beyond's Trance Around The World, and Armin Van Buuren's A State of Trance compilations. In 2012, Audien began to include elements of progressive house into his music with the release of "These Are The Days". Audien's August 2012 release, "Eventide," is noted for being played by Above & Beyond during their DJ set at the 2012 Electric Daisy Festival in Las Vegas. Audien's track "Sup" was featured by Dutch icon Hardwell on episode 87 of Hardwell on Air. In 2013, Above & Beyond premiered Audien's track, "Wayfarer" as the first song ever played on Above & Beyond Group Therapy.
On March 2, 2015, Audien released his new single, "Insomnia". "Insomnia peaked at number one on the US Dance charts.
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