Music Visualizer with kind-of Beat Detection - Short Write-up

written on 04 May 2017






This was a project I did in March of 2016. The project goal was to be able to visually visualize music, and to give a shot at implementing some beat detection. It works by taking Windows-loopback audio, feeding it through FFT, then rendering it with SFML, all written in C++. The beat detection is sort of working, but requires a lot more work.

Here’s a video of it in action:

The song is ‘IZECOLD - Swiggity, for those wondering.

DiveLight became the successor to this project later that year.

Dive into the code

If you want to see the code you can go check out this thing on GitHub.