Archives for January 2018 | Thirst4Beats

Monthly Archives: January 2018

James Zabiela mixes Balance 029

I’m excited to announce James Zabiela has mixed Balance 029 due out February 9, 2018. As DJing talents go, Zabiela’s one of the finest going around. It has been seven years since his last official mix compilation and we’ve missed his presence! He’s … Continue reading

G Flame aka The Advent (incl. Steve Rachmad / STERAC Remixes) (This And That Lab)

It’s all force into 2018, and Davide Squillace’s label This And That Lab kick starts the year with a big release from G Flame, who is better known to some under his main alias of The Advent dropping the G-Flame … Continue reading

Pioneer, Ableton, Roland and UKF headline the Dancefair Music Conference program for 2018 – We are the future of music

The study of electronic music is a perennial endeavor. No matter what calibre of artist you are, there’s always more knowledge to be gained. It’s a life-long learning process: one that benefits the curious and rewards the persistent. Thankfully, conferences … Continue reading

Learn Python: A Free Online Course from Google, and Download PySynth a Free Music Synthesizer

Google has created a free Python class designed for “people with a little bit of programming experience who want to learn Python,” a computer language that’s now strongly in demand. According to Google’s course description: The class includes “written materials, lecture videos, … Continue reading

Pursuit is Rob Hes’s brand new label

To almost close out another week, I have this brand new label and a brand new upcoming release on the hoizen from Rob Hes. Known for his releases on Tronic, Alleanza, Senso and Octopus – the start of the new … Continue reading

An Interactive Music Discovery – Find Albums By Its Colour

Repost: OpenWork a design collective made up of Susana Carvalho, Kai Bernau, Elisabeth Malcolm and Daniel Powers – has created a site Predominant.ly that groups records not by genre, or artist, but by colour encouraging you to to step out of the box … Continue reading

MIDI, Music, Plants, and Cleve Backster founder of the C.I.A.’s Polygraph Unit

MIDI gets used for so many different things and one interesting MIDI application is plant music. The story of MIDI and plants starts quite naturally with the CIA.  Yes, that’s right the CIA,  the Central Intelligence Agency. Grover Cleveland “Cleve” Backster,  founded … Continue reading

Out Now // Acid Lab – Evora EP (BNKR // MethLab Recordings) #drumnbass

Acid Lab (feat. Elusive Elements & Clima) – Evora EP is out today on MethLab Recordings, presenting the sixth installment of the ongoing BNKR series, a sequence of releases designed to explore the depths of tectonic bass movements in multiple genres. Each … Continue reading

Parrish Smith addresses slavery and colonialism with writer Anton de Kom releasing GENESIS BLACK EP for RE:VIVE

Repost : The RE:VIVE Initiative is a new collaborative project that brings together artists to create new music from archival collections bringing them into the public spotlight to change the way we hear the past. In the second part of the … Continue reading

Tour Life and Looking After Your Well-Being

Updated with; The Top 10 Anti-Anxiety Foods for Reducing Stress Mental health is a state of well-being in which an individual realizes comfortably his or her own abilities, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively and is … Continue reading