Open Mic: Reader Andy Hagerty wants to know “What new Electronic Music are you listening to right now that you’d want to share with the Synthtopia readers?”. Is it something from an artist that you think is under appreciated? Something new from an established artist? Something that you’re working on? Leave a comment and let us know…..
Haverford College, in suburban Philadelphia, plays host this coming week to electronic and experimental hip hop musician DJ Spooky, virtual reality guru and composer Jaron Lanier, and Living Colour percussionist Will Calhoun as they gather for an event called “The Sound of Sci(l)ence.” The conference takes place June 15 – 17. “The Sound of Sci(l)ence:… Read More Jaron Lanier, DJ Spooky Jam on ‘The Sound of Sci(l)ence’
Pseudo Scratching In Ableton Live 8 was uploaded by: DubSpot
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MIDI bagpipes combine two of the world’s most maligned instruments, the synthesizer and the bagpipes, into a state-of-the-art super-instrument. … Read More The Complete Guide To MIDI Bagpipes; Covering Practice Pipes, Robotic Bagpipers & The Frankenpipe
Apple quietly introduced an update to Garageband that adds a cool new feature: iPhone ringtone creation. Anything you’ve got in Garageband, you can turn into a ringtone. For some people, that may mean the end of getting double-charged for ringtones at iTunes. If you’re a musician, a sound designer or if you’ve got a podcast,… Read More Promote Your Music With iPhone Ringtones
What would the world of electronic music be like without the inventions of Bob Moog? Bob Moog’s namesake analog synthesizers have affected popular music in ways he might not have expected back in 1954, when he began building theremins with his father. But 50 years later, Bob’s musical instruments have catapulted so many styles of… Read More Bob Moog Biography
Macintosh Universal Binary applications are ones that run natively on both PowerPC and Intel-based Mac computers. These are sometimes referred to as Mactel versions, because they run and the Macintosh Intel-based machines. Mactel Music Applications: Airfoil AudioExpress AudioLeak – an Leq (Long-Term Equivalent Level) analyzer for audio files. CastAway – Wooden Brain Concepts Crystal Synth… Read More Mac Universal Binary Applications