Archives for October 2017 | Thirst4Beats

Monthly Archives: October 2017

Travel to ‘The Upside Down’ with Stranger Things Bewitching Spotify Experience

With the Netflix Season 2 of Stranger Things released on Friday, Spotify are celebrating the cultural phenomenon by bringing fans to ‘The Upside Down’ for an interactive experience where they can discover which Stranger Things character they have the most in common with based on their … Continue reading

Dave Clarke releases his first full length album in 14 yrs feat Mark Lanegan, Mt. Sims, Gazelle Twin, Anika and Louisahhh

Dave Clarke is a DJ with an anarchist streak a mile wide and punk in his soul. Nothing says this as potently as his new album, ‘The Desecration of Desire’ his third full length album to be released this month. Electronic … Continue reading

This website lets you build a custom MIDI Controller

Tinami, acronym of This Is Not A Musical Instrument, is a fully customizable MIDI controller titled the MD-1: a 16 components (4×4 layout) that lives in its ability to be configured through this website allowing music producers to design the controller that best … Continue reading

This Ambient Eurorack Modular Synth Exploration Is Your Perfect End-of-day Wind Down

Pennsylvania artist Lightbath is the moniker of artist Bryan Noll and his vehicle to explore rhythm, texture, and ambience performed on a Eurorack Modular Synthesizer. With early beginnings in NYC’s improvisational music scene, Noll developed a sensitivity for group interaction in … Continue reading

Here’s the Strange Instrument That Makes All Those Blood-curdling Movie Sounds

Ever wondered how all those spooky films sound so scary? Watch this video of Robb Bockman who plays an instrument called a waterphone, which is your go-to instrument that’s been used to chilling effect regularly featured in movie soundtracks. Watch the fascinating … Continue reading

Marc Houle Unveils “Sinister Mind” LP Remix Pack

Marc Houle Reveals “Sinister Mind” remixers and streams full original track on Soundcloud “After over 10 years of making music, I felt it was a good time to stop and assess my musical journey. I didn’t plan on a trilogy but I … Continue reading

S U R V I V E vs. Justin Broadrick (Godflesh, Jesu, JK Flesh) + “Synthier Things” play Stranger Things arpeggios

Experimental synth quartet S U R V I V E ‘ s sophomore full-length a dark, sweeping exercise in analog synth mastery showcased immense diversity between tracks – ‘RR7349’s compositions range from grim tom-tom thunder to space-age epics, pairing tense … Continue reading

NEST HQ Explores Blockchain Technology & The Music Industry

In their latest documentary, NEST HQ explores the ever-growing world of blockchain, the underlying technology behind Bitcoin and Ethereum, and its potential uses in the arts and entertainment space. The documentary follows Grammy-winning musician RAC as he releases his latest … Continue reading

Play this Interactive Halloween Soundboard & create your own otherworldly frightening sounds

With Halloween almost upon us, this web-browser-based Halloween sound effect soundboard will help you nail that spooky Halloween vibe. Created by sound designer Matt McCorkle, this interactive audio allows an exciting listening experiences. Using Javascript, you can get creative putting your own new spin … Continue reading


Last week, Montreal’s godfathers of modern funk Chromeo released a limited edition double vinyl of their seminal album, 2007’s Fancy Footwork (VICE / Big Beat / Atlantic Records). It sold out within minutes and is currently on its fourth re-stock.. … Continue reading