Chris Carter (Throbbing Gristle) tests out the Dirty Carter Experimental Sound Generating Instrument: The Dirty Carter Experimental Sound Generating Instrument uses a dual 4-stage shift register. Each register is controlled independently. Two oscillators are used per register: one as a clock, the other as input data that is cascaded through the four stages. The outputs… Read More The Dirty-Carter Experimental Sound Generating Instrument
Image: Chris_Carter_ This is a state of the art (1978) Roland Studio System, featuring the System 700 modular synth and MC-8 Microcomposer. It actually still looks pretty sweet, doesn’t it? via Chris Carter. See his Flickr account for more goodies like this.
Throbbing Gristle’s Chris Carter posed this short demo of a black Gristleism. The Gristleism is described as a “Throbbing Gristle palm-sized loop playback machine.”
Throbbing Gristle’s Chris Carter has announced that Gristleism is now available for preorder. Description: Featuring 13 original and uncompromising loops, GRISTLEISM delivers a mix of signature TG experimental noise, industrial drone, and classic melodies and rhythms. GRISTLEISM was born from a collaboration between Industrial Records, Throbbing Gristle and Christiaan Virant (the creator of the original… Read More Gristleism, The Bastard Offspring Of The Buddha Machine, Now Available For Preorder
Image: Chris_Carter_ Throbbing Gristle’s Cosey Fanni Tutti shows off her complimentary and coveted Athens Synch Festival Bass Bag, which looks like a certain iconic bassline synthesizer. via the Synthtopia Flickr Group
This is a brief tribute to the experimental work of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop, made by Chris Carter (Throbbing Gristle). All the sounds and loops originate from the BC8 synth, the Gakken SX-150 synth and the BugBrand Weevil synths. All the effects and processing is done with the Boss pedals. “Oh yeah,” notes Carter. “I… Read More Chris Carter’s Experimental Tribute To The BBC Radiophonic Workshop
Image: Chris_Carter_ Saturday Synth Porn: The ‘official’ Throbbing Gristle Gristleizer launch ceremony photo. Smashing Guitars has announced the release of the first of their new product line, the Gristleizer. The Gristleizer is an extremely rare and unique unit. Originally designed by Roy Gwinn in 1976, the Gristleizer is based on a design published in Practical… Read More Synth Porn Saturday Gets Gristly
via Chris Carter – Cosey Fan Tutti & Peter “Sleazy” Christopherson jamming during the Throbbing Gristle LA Soundcheck, at the Ricardo Montalblan Theatre in Los Angeles.