This video, Momec X Niemannsland, captures a live synth + VJ improvisation. This jam was recorded as a pre-rehearsal for an upcoming live Momec and Niemannsland gig. Both music and video are improvised on the spot. Here’s what Momec has to say about it:
Wicked Lasers has introduced LaserDock – a home laser show system.
LZX Industries has announced the first Eurorack-to-ILDA Laser Projector interface – a module designed to let you control lasers with your modular synthesizer. Cyclops is an interface module which converts modular signals to the International Laser Display Association (ILDA) specification for laser show projectors. You can use Cyclops with your modular to synthesize a full range of oscillographics patterns and lissajous geometries.
Pioneer DJ has announced the DDJ-RZX, a combination DJ/VJ controller, designed to make the most of the new rekordbox video Plus Pack for rekordbox dj. The DDJ-RZX is a 4-channel professional controller for DJs and anyone who wants to bring videos into their performances. Here’s the official intro video:
Imimot has released an updated to Vezér, their timeline-based MIDI/OSC/DMX audiovisual sequencer. Vezér 1.6 is here offers 15 new features & other enhancements. Here’s what’s new in Vezér 1.6:
Imimot Software has announced a major update to CoGe VJ – a modular Mac VJ app, designed for realtime HD video mixing and compositing, with support for audio parameter modulation and MIDI clock sync.
Lumen is a new analog-style semi-modular video synthesizer for the Mac. According to the developer, Lumen is ‘made for synthesists’. It’s designed to build on techniques familiar to modular synthesists. You can use the same process with Lumen as you would with a hardware video synth, but Lumen also offers features only software can provide.
Developer Jonathan Papert of Refined Stochastic Technology shared this video demo that shows how he uses Takete for iPad for combined audio + visual performances as Mannheim Rocket.