Thursday’s SoundClouder of the Day was a folktronica project infused with lots of great things that your ears will love. The project is called LoFeye and you can check it out in the player below.
We virtually welcome you to Cape Town, South Africa, and its wonderful SoundCloud users! Have a listen to the diverse range we found below.
Mad Piper Here’s a psytrance project of Finnish-born producer, Peter Lehto, called Mad Piper. Peter is an up-and-coming artist currently living in Cape Town. His music incorporates powerful basslines mixed with melodic leads, resulting in a fresh production. Check out his tunes below and get your body moving.
aKING aKING is a melodic pop rock band that formed when Hunter Kennedy and Jaco Venter teamed up with friends, Laudo Liebenberg and Hennie van Halen. They joined their creative forces together and made some music that expresses their shared experiences and influences.
Restive Restive is an experimental electronic project, which started in 2004 and is based in Cape Town. So far, all works from Restive are available online with selected releases on a fair amount of netlabels (you can see all the netlabels by clicking the link below). Get a little lost in Restive’s music as well!
Slab of Misuse As a beat and sample master, Slab of Misuse is a SoundCloud user who likes to lay low. He’s an unsigned artist based in Cape Town. He uploads music to SoundCloud on a regular basis, so feel free to follow him at the link below for more new tracks that you can groove to.
Tamsin M Tamsin M has been singing for years and has taken her music along with her on many of her travels and incarnations as an artist. She’s a singer-songwriter, actor and film maker, and she comes from the beautiful city of Cape Town! Her passion as a storyteller lives through all these mediums.
Also, keep your eyes peeled for a meetup on Meetup.com — you can even start your own! Same thing applies to SoundCloud users all over the world. Meetup.com is a great place to organize a gathering in your area.
Wanna remix REM? Like a REM-ix? If you answered yes, head to REMhq to download the stems for the song “It Happened Today”, from R.E.M.’s new record Collapse Into Now. There’s a SoundCloud group for you to upload your results as well!
Global Meetup Day happened! Thanks to everyone who participated, took pictures, videos and collaborated! Check out all the recordings that made it on to our SoundCloud Meetup Map!
We’re at 3 million registered users! Yay! Thanks to everyone for all their support — read our full thanks here!
APEXvj was TheFWA‘s Site of the Day last Thursday. APEXvj visualizes your tunes online, and this includes SoundCloud tunes! So you can check out your tracks or your favorites with very cool graphics. Check APEXvj here or head to our App Gallery!
Watch the stream from the London meetup last week and see Tim Exile live-mix samples from all over the world.
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