The idea behind Thrum Room was conceived and executed in December 2012 by Helmut J & Robin Would who decided to make something corporeal of their love and passion for the dubbier side of House and Techno. Thus the Dub Techno concept night (Thrum Room) and podcast series (Thrumcast) was born.
“Dub Techno :
Wikipedia describes it as :
“Songs of this genre can typically be identified by heavy use of delay and reverb applied to minor chords, structured around a minimal techno drum track”
We prefer Silent Season’s description :
“…that sound of being in the forest, away from the actual party but hearing the way it echoes…”
As a concept night, Thrum Room brings to you the very finest Deep, Ambient and Dub Techno artists Cape Town has to offer, exploring a (sub)-genre much lacking in the night life of Cape Town & well worth exploring.
As a podcast series, we explore within and beyond our coastlines to showcase this admittedly monotonous, yet incredibly diverse sound.