via isopod: Brent talks about the mystery of self-programming synths – the fact that old batteries sometimes lead to synth patches that are actually pretty cool.
A lot of people take an Eno-esque view – that the quirky results can lead to something more interesting than you might program yourself, or at least provide an interesting starting point.
Many TB-303 owners find that they get interesting random sequences, too, when their batteries get old.
Have you ever had this happen with one of your synths? And do you think synths should come with a “Randomize Patch” button?