A lot as their authentic predecessor and in true Viper type, the remixes for Matrix & Futurebound’s Thriller Machine LP have been trickling in, teasing followers with new takes on every of the 16 tracks. The second installment of three remixes is due out this Friday. It leads with a cheeky, neuro-inspired model of “Bought You There” feat. Zelah by T & Sugah adopted by Flite’s stripped-down and raved-up remix of “Consider” and at last Glitch Metropolis’s providing: a steppy, glitchy model of “Tardis.”
Along with his remix of “Tardis,” Glitch Metropolis reveals that just some tweaks to timing and spacing on a observe’s stems can result in an entire new sound. It’s additionally a testomony to the standard of stated stems. Mr. Metropolis took the principle synths from the unique observe and spaced them out not simply between bars however between every four-count. It highlights stated synth in a very totally different manner, making it sound extra punchy and fewer melodic however by some means simply as ravey.
This new spacing within the synths doesn’t in any manner decelerate the observe; the remix provides a steppy, snare-driven beat that enables it to flirt with soar up however it’s extra common. The synth-widening additionally offers the artist extra space to play with different parts, and that’s what Glitch Metropolis has carried out. There’s a crunchy, Pendulum-style echo impact but additionally he’s inserted some seemingly random-sounding metallic synths that appear to descend in direction of the phrase transitions. There’s just a little techy, neuro kick to those ambient synths which as soon as once more makes this observe defy subgenre: it’s not soar up, it’s not neuro. It’s simply good dancefloor music.
What’s so enjoyable about remixes within the fashionable period isn’t essentially choosing out what’s totally different about totally different model or deciding which combine is greatest. With an excellent set of authentic stems and an excellent remixer, typically it’s about how toddler can tinker with issues and create an entire new vibe. It’s not so say Glitch Metropolis didn’t do a good quantity of tinkering with “Tardis” however his model, with just some tweaks, has despatched the unique observe – alongside its followers – on an entire new journey. Therefore the title, “Tardis”? Maybe however it doesn’t matter what the dimension, this remix stomps.
The Thriller Machine remixes half 2 EP might be out this Friday, October 11 on Metro/Viper. Click on right here to pre-order or pre-save.