The Brett Domino Trio Brings Sexy Back, With Stylophone, iPhone, Kazoo, Thumb Piano + Keytar!!!

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The Brett Domino Trio is back – both of them – with a clever Justin Timberlake medley.

Along the way, Brett Domino and Steven Peavis play:

  • Stylophone Beatbox
  • iPod Touch (using DigiDrummer Lite)
  • Kazoo
  • Thumb Piano
  • Shaker
  • Stylophone
  • Cowbell
  • Recorder
  • Ukulele
  • Theremin
  • Spoons,
  • Roland AX-Synth shoulder synthesizer keytar

The medley includes:

  • SEXYBACK (written by Justin Timberlake, Timbaland, Nate “Danja” Hills)
  • LIKE I LOVE YOU (written by Justin Timberlake, Pharrell Williams, Chad Hugo, Terrence Thornton, Gene Thornton)
  • LOVESTONED (written by Justin Timberlake, Timbaland, Nate “Danja” Hills).

10 Cool Electronic Music Instruments Under $100

Looking for a gift for an electronic musician – or maybe a cool new toy for your music laboratory?

Here are 10 electronic music instruments under $100 to check out:

10 Cool Electronic Music Instruments Under $100

bliptronic-5000-cheap-tenori-onThe Bliptronic 5000 LED Synthesizer looks like it could be the offspring of a Yamaha Tenori On crossed with a 25-year old Casiotone.

Like the Tenori On, the Bliptronic 5000 is a matrix synth, featuring an 8 x 8 matrix of buttons that act as switches to control what notes get played.

Like a Casiotone, the Bliptronic has cheestastic sounds.

You can get one for $49.99 at Think Geek.

gakken-sx-150-analog-synthesizer-kitThe Gakken SX-150 Analog Synthesizer is a $54.95 kit that lets you build a simple synthesizer. It features controls for LFO, pitch envelope, frequency cutoff, resonance, and attack/decay

It’s a cool little synth, but what makes it really cool is that it’s become popular with hackers, who’ve figured out how to add MIDI to the SX-150 and more.

You can get the SX-150 at MakerShed. Continue reading

The Stylophone Beatbox

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This is a demo of the quite awesome and relatively inexpensive Stylophone Beatbox.

Stylophone Beatbox Features:

  • Three new sounds: Beatbox, Percussion and Steel Drums
  • Record Loop and Playback function
  • Tempo Adjust
  • Volume control
  • MP3 function – play along to any music – includes two way adapter

Description:

The Stylophone pocket synthesizer steps into the future with the all retro classic instrument taking the next leap on the evolutionary ladder. The result is the rocking Stylophone Beatbox delivering the coolest sounds of the new millenium.

The Stylophone Beatbox is available for $25.50 at 100milligrams. Continue reading