A lot as their authentic predecessor and in true Viper model, 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 “Acquired You There” feat. Zelah by T & Sugah adopted by Flite’s stripped-down and raved-up remix of “Imagine” and at last Glitch Metropolis’s providing: a steppy, glitchy model of “Tardis.”
Together with his remix of “Tardis,” Glitch Metropolis reveals that just some tweaks to timing and spacing on a observe’s stems can result in a complete new sound. It’s additionally a testomony to the standard of mentioned stems. Mr. Metropolis took the primary synths from the unique observe and spaced them out not simply between bars however between every four-count. It highlights mentioned synth in a totally totally different approach, 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 approach decelerate the observe; the remix provides a steppy, snare-driven beat that enables it to flirt with bounce up nevertheless it’s extra common. The synth-widening additionally provides the artist extra space to play with different components, and that’s what Glitch Metropolis has achieved. There’s a crunchy, Pendulum-style echo impact but additionally he’s inserted some seemingly random-sounding metallic synths that appear to descend in the direction of the phrase transitions. There’s slightly techy, neuro kick to those ambient synths which as soon as once more makes this observe defy subgenre: it’s not bounce up, it’s not neuro. It’s simply good dancefloor music.
What’s so enjoyable about remixes within the trendy period will not be essentially selecting out what’s totally different about totally different model or deciding which combine is greatest. With a superb set of authentic stems and a superb remixer, typically it’s about how toddler can tinker with issues and create a complete 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 a complete new journey. Therefore the identify, “Tardis”? Maybe however it doesn’t matter what the dimension, this remix stomps.
The Thriller Machine remixes half 2 EP will likely be out this Friday, October 11 on Metro/Viper. Click on right here to pre-order or pre-save.