MIDI Sprout – a platform that is designed to let plants play synthesizers in real time – has been fully funded as a Kickstarter project.
The platform is part biofeedback and part data sonfication: Continue reading
Play House is a LEGO + modular synth project, created by Alex Allmont, that generates acid house music. Continue reading
In this video, electronic music pioneer Morton Subotnick explains his Buchla modular synthesizer setup. Continue reading
This video is a sneak preview of the Twisted Electrons Octopus Eurorack CV Sequencer module.
No official details are available on the Twisted Electrons site yet.
Here’s one more reason not to trust corporate news media: CBS News reports that, according to their 60 Minutes/Vanity Fair music poll, the guitar is the sexiest instrument to play, followed by the saxophone and the piano.
The synthesizer did not even make their list. How is that even possible? Continue reading