Diplo Brings F10rida to BitTorrent Bundle
The artist’s first album is the first open Bundle paygate project. “I was making things I’d never heard before, things I could just imagine.” Diplo began work on his first album ten years ago, between Philadelphia and Florida, between jobs, after hours, on the bus, and inside his head. Florida, released in 2004 on Big…
Privacy Is Not Just a Choice. It’s a Responsibility.
There’s a well-known anecdote that has been used to describe the gradual shifting of our world, from the politics of war to climate change: the boiling frog. The premise is simple: drop a jumpy frog into a boiling pot of water, and it will jump out immediately; slowly turn up the heat on the cold…
Friday Download: Young & Sick
Unreleased “American Dreams” demo and acoustic tracks from the rising electronic artist. Every record is just that: an audiovisual artifact, sound and image, memory and history. It is always more than music that gets stuck in our heads. Nick Van Hofwegen’s project Young & Sick explores the blurred lines between songcraft and design; building an…
Staff Picks: Alvin Risk
“I have traveled a long way to this impasse. I have been through mirrors, fallouts, knives, secrets, and oceans.” So begins the video that announced Alvin Risk’s 5th EP, Venture. We had no choice but to follow.
The Other P2P Music Revolution
The state of EDM, in the words of the artists and influencers shaping the industry. A version of this post originally ran in EDM.com on November 9, 2014.
Friday Download: Comets We Fall
In this edition of Friday Download: indie disco from rising LA-based producer Comets We Fall. The Embark EP is five new tracks of shimmering sound and dream sequences; the audio equivalent of holding hands. It’s out today via BitTorrent Bundle. Download Embark, and unlock five new tracks, the EP acapellas, plus remix-able stems from “Meteors”.
Staff Picks: Hot Sugar
Staff Picks is dedicated to surfacing the best music, film, and art downloads on the Internet; digitally handmade by BitTorrent Publishers. Read on for this week’s finds. In this edition of Staff Picks: a 33-track catalogue from New York’s avant-garde producer Hot Sugar (aka Nick Koenig). Nick Koenig captures the world around us, sampling the…
Friday Download: Korengal
“We sleep soundly in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would do us harm.” —Winston Churchill In this edition of Friday Download: a legendary war journalist tells his story on BitTorrent Bundle. There are few journalists left like Sebastian Junger; willing to put their life…
10th Anniversary: Innovation Timeline
Ten years ago, BitTorrent, Inc. was formed to build a business harnessing the power of the BitTorrent protocol. Since then, we as a company have created a culture of innovation that looks outside the boundaries of what the Internet is now and focuses on what the Internet will be next. In continued celebration of our…
Sweater Beats Drops Cloud City EP
The Brooklyn producer offer fans his latest 4-track effort exclusively on BitTorrent Bundle 2014 has been a breakout year for Brooklyn’s Sweater Beats. His anthemic tracks and high-energy remixes have cemented his place as an innovator in bass music, triggering a well-deserved inclusion on the list of “10 Producers Drake Should Sign to OVO Sound”….