Facebook Twitter Music RSS

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.
Sign up or Login to give feedback or chat up on the forums.


By kevanatkins on June 26, 2016 4:56 pm

Warning: Loud/noisey.

I thought I would try something different this week. Instead of using audio software to generate audio, I thought I'd try out some direct byte manipulation in the terminal and pipe out the audio using sox as a means of improvising.

It's not purely terminal, though. I did edit/master in Pro Tools, mainly just truncating the longer silences, high-passing out the big DC offsets and a little bit of EQ and limiting.

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

  • Play
  • Download
June 27, 2016 8:11 pm

Clever manipulation; I feel like someone/something has been tampering with my neural circuits. ::)

June 28, 2016 3:42 pm

I used to love doing this on Windows - open an executable file as a raw wave file, and start processing from there; that random element is beautiful.

You need to login to leave a comment.
Login Sign-up