The Folktek Omnichord OM-84 has been extensively modified, with more than 60 touch points. … Read More Folktek Omnichord Hands-On Demo
Junkie XL (Tom Holkenborg) shared the latest episode of his Studio Time series, which focuses on drum machines.
Moog Music has announced the 6th Annual Moog Circuit Bending Challenge…… Read More Moog Music Announces 6th Annual Moog Circuit Bending Challenge
Bastl Instruments has introduced two ADDON boards for the bitRanger…… Read More Bastl Intros bitRanger ADDON Boards
At Moogfest 2016, Bastl Instruments introduced the bitRanger, a handheld, patchable analog logic computer designed for sound. In this video, Václav Peloušek & Peter Edwards (Casper Electronics) discuss their new collaboration and introduce the bitRanger handheld modular synthesizer.
The Benders Circuit is a documentary, currently in production, about the underground audio-visual performance scene in and around Los Angeles, California. This movie features performing artists in the Los Angeles area who use customized electronics and/or modular synthesizers to create unique audio-visual experiences.
Developer Mayank Sanganeria has released bent.fm – a full FM model of a circuit-bent synthesizer. bent.fm allows the user to tweak classic circuit bending modifications like fine and octave-decimated clock bends, and experiment with more esoteric bends. Sanganeria says that bent.fm is ‘for anyone interested in circuit bending, glitch sounds, industrial music, and post-procedural art.’
Director Chuck Przybyl’s Box Of Sound is a short documentary, embedded above, that explores the work of Chicago audio technician and circuit bender Antoine Kattar.