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Kind of Bloop: An 8-Bit Tribute to Miles Davis

Andy Baio of Waxy.org has launched a Kickstarter project for Kind of Bloop, an 8-bit tribute to Miles Davis. Andy writes: I've always wondered what chiptune...

Fauxharmonic Orchestra: Beethoven Digital Symphonies

The Fauxharmonic Orchestra has begun an ambitious project to perform all nine Beethoven symphonies live in concert: Beethoven Digital Symphonies. The first concert — Symphony...

Laptoprockers announces Dead Confederate “The Rat” Remix Contest

Laptoprockers has announced "The Rat" remix contest, featuring a track by one of America's hottest new rock bands: Dead Confederate. Originally a high school band,...

Keep It Bangin Music announces AKAI MPC2000XL & EMU SP1200 Flash Drives

Keep It Bangin Music has announced the AKAI MPC2000XL & EMU SP1200 Flash Drives, two USB flash memory drives shaped like these vintage samplers. Introducing...

VST Platinum – 1,700 plug-ins for just $39?

Recently I came across a website called VST Platinum (no I'm not going to link to it), where former Sony BMG sound engineer Greg...

Lunar Frog Software releases TaggedFrog v1.0.1

Brad of Brad Sucks wrote in to let us know that TaggedFrog now supports audio file previews. I bugged the author of (delicious/flickr style) file...

vvvv group updates vvvv to v4.0 beta 21

vvvv group has released v4.0 beta 21 of vvvv, a toolkit for real time video synthesis. vvvv it is suitable for many tasks involving common...

Apple introduces iPhone 3.0 OS

Apple has introduced iPhone OS 3.0, the next version of the world’s most advanced mobile platform. In addition to previewing its innovative features, Apple...

CDM Free Exclusive Ableton Operator Download: “Less Cowbell” 808 Sounds

Create Digital Music has released Less Cowbell, a free patch for Ableton Operator by Francis Preve. Peter Kirn writes: The simple interface of Ableton’s Operator belies...

R.I.P. Tim Conrardy

Just heard the news over at KVR. Tim Conrardy passed away yesterday. Ben of Camel Audio wrote: I have extremely sad news - Tim passed...

audioMIDI.comblog takes Native Instruments MASCHINE for a spin

Mitchell Sigman @ audioMIDI.com shot a video of the MASCHINE, the hardware & software groovebox with seamless studio integration by Native Instruments. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wysCVOIl9Vs I know I...

Bug Labs releases BUGsound

Bug Labs has announced the availability of BUGsound, the first of the five BUGmodules announced last month at CES. BUGsound is an audio module, providing...

Universal charger for phones

Just noticed this article over at BBC News. The world's biggest mobile phone makers and network operators have backed plans to create a universal phone...

Raymond May Jr. MIDI Game of Life

Raymond May Jr. has released version 1.03b of the MIDI Game of Life, a sequencer made in the JAVA visual arts IDE and library...

Laptoprockers announces Remix Contest: Kraftwerk Meets Human League

Laptoprockers — a webzine about music and related technology, featuring daily news and interviews - with a strong focus towards remixing — has announced...

little-scale Atari POKEY Noise Sample Pack

Sebastian Tomczak has posted an Atari POKEY Noise Sample Pack. I have created a set of samples that have been recorded directly from an Atari...

Microsoft releases Songsmith

Microsoft has released Songsmith, a software which lets you create your own songs using just your voice. Songsmith helps you create songs using just your...

Apple drops DRM copy protection from iTunes songs

The New York Times reports on Apple's announcement of removing anticopying restrictions on all of the songs in its iTunes Store, last tuesday at...

Minimum Noise – “Crowdsourcing” music production

Minimum Noise is a new online service that allows you to "crowdsource" music production. Co-founder Kristian Dupont wrote in to explain: This means that you can...

Kurt Laurenz Theinert & Axel Hanfreich @ GLOW (Eindhoven, the Netherlands)

For the third successive time the center of Eindhoven is the stage and podium for GLOW, an open air exhibition providing a fascinating spectacle...

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