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Weeklybeats 2016 was a 52 week long music project in which artists composed and publicly released 1 song a week for the entire year. Enjoy this archive of over 3,700 music compositions by over 260 artists.
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Gas Leak

By Catthew O. on May 22, 2016 10:20 pm

Cave music, stumbling upon a gas leak

I think I technically started this for like week 10 or something, but got no further than the first four bars.
A lot of the percussion sounds are stuff I recorded with the built-in mic (denoiser turned off) on my 2011 MacBook Pro while hanging out in an art studio.

I also used a recording of my theremin playing a steady note at a band rehearsal I had on tour in October 2012 and a scream/kick drum/noise/synth layer moment from a solo set I played out in the woods of northern MI the August before that.


Oh, I happen to have a photo from that show. Possibly of that scream!


41 bpm was a big mistake because I had to work with 64th notes and smaller in order to get any kind of stuttering effects


Intentionally uploaded at 160kbps because I MAKE THE DECISIONS 'ROUND HERE DANGIT

This submission is licensed by author under CC Attribution Noncommercial No Derivative Works (BY-NC-ND)

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May 23, 2016 6:40 pm

May 25, 2016 11:43 am

This is great. Reminds me of Squarepusher's stompier moments. Like!

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