SuperBooth 16: The first annual SUPERBOOTH 16 – a new electronic music & gear exhibition- will be held in Berlin later this week, March 31st – April 2nd. The event grew out of Berlin-based gear retailer SchneidersBuero’s Superbooth synth area at the annual Frankfurt Musikmesse. It will now be an independent event, featuring more than 100 synth manufacturers and… Read More Superbooth 16 May Be The Largest Dedicated Synth Event Ever
Organizers announced the first round of artists, musicians and programming for Moogfest 2016, scheduled for May 19 – 22 in Durham, NC. The lineup includes Gary Numan (in a three-night residency), GZA (two night residency), Odesza, Laurie Anderson, Oneohtrix Point Never, Suzanne Ciani, Blood Orange, and Sun Ra Arkestra, with keynote presentations by “transhumanist pharma tycoon”… Read More Moogfest 2016 Lineup Announced, Featuring Gary Numan, Laurie Anderson, Suzanne Ciani & A New Moog Module
CEPA (The Center for Electronic Performance and Art) and M.I.A. (Machine Inspired Art) are presenting ConCon – The Controller Convention, July 19-21 at M.I.A. Gallery, in downtown Los Angeles. ConCon features workshops, demos and discussions during the day, and performances at night:
Synth-maker Novation is hosting a free event next month at the Musicians Institute in Hollywood, featuring live electronic performances and their latest gear, LA-based DJs and producers on the bill include Daedelus, Thavius Beck, and Musicians’ Institute teacher Tommy Boy, as well as French turntablist DJ Swift. The latest Novation gear, including the new Launchpad S,… Read More Novation Invites You To Their Electronic Dance Party
Some up-to-the-minute news from the folks at Peter Vogel Instruments: Funky Junk, in conjunction with Peter Vogel Instruments and SNAP! Studios will be showing the CMI-30A for the first time ever in the UK at Snap! Studios this week. Industry professionals will have an opportunity to book an extended one-on-one demonstration session with “the spiritual… Read More Fairlight CMI-30A Demonstration Days This Wed-Fri in London
Synthesists Brett Naucke and Beau Wanzer may have come up with the best idea ever: the First Annual Synthesizer Chili Cook-Off. It’s being held Sunday, Jan 23 at the Empty Bottle in Chicago. Tickets are $3, because otherwise they’d have to make the chili with textured vegetable protein.
Disco Legend Jean-Marc Cerrone has launched a new monthly event in New York City, Save the Disco!. According to Cerrone, Save the Disco! is not another cheesy Disco Night, but rather, a true celebration of the genre’s glory days and how it’s influenced modern dance and electronic music. “Conceptually, we’ll embark on a journey where… Read More Cerrone Wants To Save The Disco!