Installation Turns Bitcoin Exchange To Music

Laboratoria Art & Science Space in Moscow is hosting an instrumental installation, Silk, which generates sound based according to the real-time changes in the market activities related to cryptocurrencies Bitcoin and Litecoin. The artist, ::vtol:: explains how the installation works: [The] constantly changing currency rate of of Bitcoin against major world currencies is influencing the… Read More Installation Turns Bitcoin Exchange To Music

Siren Audio Releases Feedback 2, Generative 2

Siren Audio has announced the release of new versions of Feedback and Generative, standalone applications for creating drones, textures and loops. Two of the three applications in the 2011 Lorelei suite, the updated Generative and Feedback applications “retain the same core ideas of generating drone and loop based audio material via delays and granular synthesis,”… Read More Siren Audio Releases Feedback 2, Generative 2

‘Concatenative Synthesis’ Lets You Play Anything With Anything

This video, by┬áRodrigo Constanzo, explores ‘concatenative synthesis’, an approach to synthesis that lets you play anything with anything: C-C-Combine is a corpus-based audio mosiacing application, built in Max/MSP, based on concatenative synthesis. Concatenative synthesis is a technique for synthesizing sounds by concatenating short samples of recorded sound. It is essentially a type of granular synthesis… Read More ‘Concatenative Synthesis’ Lets You Play Anything With Anything

The Beatdown Step Sequencer For Akai APC40

Sonic Faction has introduced The Beatdown & The Beatdown Step Sequencer for the Akai APC40 and Ableton Live. This custom device comes with the Beatdown library and lets you program beats and note velocities,while saving and recalling patterns in realtime. It also features realtime looping, FX and groove manipulation for killer live performances.