NERDGIRLS – herstory of electronic music is an hour+ ‘mash’, featuring sixty years of electronic music from about fifty pioneering female artists.… Read More NERDGIRLS – A Herstory Of Electronic Music
This set of videos takes a brief look at the history of house music and then digs into production in the house music style. … Read More A Style Guide To House Music & Making A House Track In Ableton Live
This video captures an interview with Peter Zinovieff, aka Britain’s Bob Moog.… Read More An Interview With Peter Zinovieff, “Britain’s Bob Moog”
Eventide has introduced H910 Harmonizer, a software version of the classic hardware Eventide H910 Harmonizer. The Harmonizer was developed by Eventide in 1974 and they describe it as “the world’s first commercially available digital audio effects device”. The Harmonizer combined ‘de-glitched’ pitch change with delay and feedback. It could be controlled by a keyboard remote… Read More Eventide H910 Harmonizer Now Available As A Plugin
At ContinuuCon, Make Noise founder Tony Rolando gave a talk, offering his take on the ‘East Coast Synthesis’ & ‘West Coast Synthesis’ traditions.
This video, by Ken Eakins, captures an interview with Paul Hartnoll of Orbital in his studio.
Signs Of Synthesis: Peruvian Electroacoustic Music (1991-2000) is a new compilation that brings together the music of a generation of Peruvian composers. The album features music of Federico Tarazona, José Sosaya, Rajmil Fishman, Julio Benavides, Rafael Junchaya, Edgardo Plasencia, Gilles Mercier, Nilo Velarde and César Villavicencio. Here’s a preview:
At Moogfest 2016, there were several rare synths and synth prototypes on display at the Moog ‘pop-up store’. This rare Moog Synthesizer 1c modular, aka the ‘Mystery Moog’, was on loan from Duke University, where it was recently restored by student Jeffrey Wubbenhorst. Here’s Duke University’s take on the story of their rare modular: