Loopmasters releases Circuit Bent Sounds Vol. 1

Loopmasters has released Circuit Bent Sounds Volume 1, a sample library created in conjunction with Paul Norris of Circuitbenders.co.uk. Circuit Bending was a term first used to refer to the art of taking an ordinary … read more

Short links for March 26th, 2009

Some interesting things I found recently: # Arduinocaster shreds in MIDI Mike Cook takes the keytar to the next level. Arduinocaster is a an Arduino based MIDI instrument modelled on a guitar sometimes called a … read more

Puremagnetik releases Bender

Puremagnetik has released Bender, a new MicroPak featuring a collection of glitchy loops, circuit bent toys and tweaked instruments. Caution! Electrical Hazard. Bender contains highly volatile and erratic circuitry guaranteed to make your tracks glitch, … read more

Create Digital Music Winter 2008 guide

Last month Create Digital Music asked its readers to share what they would want to receive, give to newcomers, and what they would want to read. Yesterday CDM presented the Winter 2008 guide, a wonderful … read more

Short links for November 27th, 2008

Some interesting things I found recently: # Indamixx Laptop is First Pre-Configured Music Netbook, Running Linux, $499 – CDM has more on the Indamixx Laptop, a sub $500 laptop pre-bundled with energy XT, a bunch … read more

Review: NUSofting BDM – Broken Drum Machine

NUSofting’s Broken Drum Machine (BDM) is a “Circuit Bent Drum Synthesizer”. Circuit bending? Here’s what the product page reads: Broken Drum Machine is an audio plugin for musicians who love the chaos and unpredictable behavior … read more

Short links for August 20th, 2008

Some interesting things I found on August 20th, 2008: # AtomoSynth: New Mochika2. MIDI Sync Mochika2 features One square and saw waveform VCO (voltage controlled oscillator) with a huge pitch range, from subsonic to ultrasonic … read more

Short links for August 13th, 2008

Some interesting things I found on August 13th, 2008: # Circuitastrophe Symposium – Cincinnati Sept 4-8th 08. Circuit Bending, Robotics, 8-bit Music, Hacking & Electronic Design From the anti-theory website: From September 4 through 9, … read more

Short links for July 11th, 2008

Some interesting things I found on July 11th, 2008: # wire to the ear » » Listen to some pure Roland SH3 audio files. – Oliver Chesler has some Roland SH3 samples up for download. … read more

Short links for June 26th, 2008

Some interesting things I found on June 26th, 2008: # How to Make an Easy Dub Siren from a Circuit Bent Keychain – GetLoFi has instructions on how to build your own dub siren box … read more

Short links for June 17th, 2008

Some interesting things I found on June 17th, 2008: # N-Tune — Tuning where you need it…in your guitar N-Tune is the world's most convenient solution for fast, accurate onboard guitar tuning. It installs under … read more

Short links for June 5th, 2008

Some interesting things I found on June 5th, 2008: # CellularRecombomat: patch-bay circuit bent cellular automata video synth Tom Koch aka Univac writes: My main idea with this gadget was to have optical control over … read more

Short links for May 30th, 2008

Some interesting things I found on May 30th, 2008: # Mainstream Multi-Touch is Coming, And It’ll Rock for Music Video: Multi-Touch in Windows 7 Peter Kirn writes: The video above, showing multi-touch integrated with the … read more

Short links for April 15th, 2008

Some interesting things I found on April 15th, 2008: # Casper at LA & NY bent festivals – Casper will showing off and demoing his new product at the upcoming bent festivals in both LA … read more

Short links for March 20th, 2008

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on March 20th, 2008: Guitar Hero: On Tour Interview Karthik Bala says: We figured that attaching a full-size guitar or even a mini-guitar would be too awkward to … read more

Haunted House Records releases Electronic Critters

Creature from Haunted House Records has released Electronic Critters, a sample dvd based on circuit bent childrens toys. From the product page: This sample dvd was born during the creation of Creature’s latest album Distant … read more

Short links for March 13th, 2008

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on March 13th, 2008: Korg Stylus-Controlled Tablet Synth for Nintendo DS: DS-10 – Two patchable 2 osc virtual synths, four-part drum machines, sequencer with 2 synth tracks, 4 … read more

Short links for March 11th, 2008

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on March 11th, 2008: Circuit bent mechanical furby sequencer – The Furby Gurdy! (YouTube video) – Each furby has 4 controls: mute, crash, loop and reset. The handle … read more

Short links for February 25th, 2008

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on February 25th, 2008: Heartbeat MIDI Controller – IR photo sensor+opamp+ very small midi controller detect a heartbeat, and MIDI send. Heartbeat MIDI Controller. Watch the YouTube video … read more

Commodore Bent64 with Cynthcart

Want to have a circuit bent Commodore 64 without having to do all the work yourself? Bighead Electronics is offering a limited edition pre-modded C64, the Bent64. Bighead Electronics Bent64 List of the mods COMMODORE … read more