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Music Thing: A Radio Sequencer, How to Get Into DIY Synth Modules, How to Have Fun

Lured by the siren song of modular synthesis and DIY electronics, but not sure how to navigate the piles of requisite knowledge – or uncertain what the trip down this rabbit hole might have in store? For years, Tom Whitwell’s Music Thing was a beloved daily read, as that site and this one were among … Continue ?
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Connect Your Brain to Synthesizers, with Desktop and Modular Creations for Brainwaves

Arts : Create Digital Music (5 days ago)

Oh, sure, you can convert MIDI and clock and DIN and control voltage. But how about brainwaves? How about jacking your noggin straight into your synths and controlling synthesizers only with your mind? It’s not quite like The Matrix... Read Post

Modular Lovers to Gather in NYC, Celebrate Legacy of Buchla, CV

Arts : Create Digital Music (2 years ago)

You could almost call it Buchlafest. Led by Manhattan electronic music hub Harvestworks, fans of modular synthesis, composition and performance with patch cords, and Don Buchla’s modular synths are set to gather in New York this sum... Read Post

A New Sequencer Module, Open Hardware from Music Thing, Crowd-sources Manufacture

Arts : Create Digital Music (2 years ago)

Sometimes, when you want something, you have to make it yourself – literally. The blog Music Thing, back in the day, was a favorite reason for any music tech lover to fire up the browser. Now, Tom Whitwell – whose day job at The Tim... Read Post

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