Splice Beat Maker is a free online beat maker to create custom beats with 8 different musical instruments. To create music beats, you can simply edit the beat patterns by clicking on the squares of different musical instruments and they will be added to your beat automatically. Unlike complex beat maker software, Splice Beat Maker lets you easily add patterns of beats and make a groove (repeated pattern or loop of beats) which will be played continuously when you play the beat.
Similar to another online application “108“, you can create amazing beats and listen to them using the built-in beat player. It even comes with the option to select different genres like D&B, Techno, Downtempo, Hip-Hop, etc. and also choose the speed of the beat playback by adjusting BPM. Apart from creating your own beats, you can also discover and edit dozens of beats created by top artists like KSHMR, Capsun, Lex Luger, KRNE, Mdl, Hellberg, and more.
How to Create Custom Beats Online with 8 Musical Instruments:
Step 1: You can simply browse the homepage of Splice Beat Maker to create and listen to beats. However, in order to save and share your beats, you need to register for a free account. On the main screen of this application, you will see icons of 8 different musical instruments along with 32 squares (associated with each musical instruments) for editing the beat patterns. To start creating a beat, you need to simply click on the squares of any musical instrument and they will light up with different colors, as shown in the below image.
Step 2: Every square which you click and light up will play as an individual beat when you click the “Play” button and listen to the entire beat patterns. Clicking the squares will also modify the rhythm and create a repeated loop with all the pattern squares. No Rocket Science is required to create beats, as all you got to do is click on the squares and the beats will be added automatically. At the bottom of the screen, you’ll also see various predefined beat tracks which you can also add to your beats while listening to them with just a click.
Step 3: When you’re creating beats, you can also choose between different genres for your patterns playback. The available genres are Downtempo, Hip-Hop, House, Techno, Dubstep/Trap, Juke/Footwork, and Drum & Bass. Each genre comes with a default BPM value, however, you can set the speed of the beats playback by changing the BPM value manually. To choose a genre and set the playback speed, simply click the “Arrow” icon adjacent to the “Play” button.
Step 4: Once you’re done with creating your own beat, you can simply save it on your Splice Beat Maker account. You can also use the unique URL generated after saving the beat to share your beat with others. Another great feature of this online beat maker is that it lets you play and edit predefined beats created by various popular beat artists like KRNE, KSHMR, Lex Luger, Capsun, Mdl, and more. To select the predefined beat by these artists, simply click the “Arrow” icon adjacent to the “Save”button at the top-right of the screen. After that, choose any of your favorite artist and the associated beat will load in the built-in player automatically.
My Final Verdict:
Splice Beat Maker is probably one of the best online beat makers, which lets you create amazing beats with few clicks on the patterns of 8 different musical instruments. You can also check out beats submitted by popular artists and edit them to add your own flavor. When you’re done creating or editing a predefined beat, you can save and share your musical creativity (beats) with the world.