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Best wishes for 2016!

It's just a few hours before 2016 kicks in here in the Netherlands, and looking back at 2015 I must say it's been a...

Best wishes for 2015!

I can't believe how fast 2014 went, I must be getting old! This year I wrote about 6,140 posts, a considerable increase over last...

Dear rekkerd.org readers: Thanks for 2013 & Happy New Year!

To all readers of rekkerd.org, I want to wish you all a blessed and music-filled 2014! The 8th year of rekkerd.org has been another busy...

Diego Stocco’s Duet for Leaves & Turntable

Diego Stocco posted Duet for Leaves & Turntable, another brilliant demonstration of the beauty of music made with everyday objects. https://vimeo.com/63099316 Recently I bought a turntable...

Thanks & Happy New Year

I just want to take the time to wish all rekkerd.org readers a happy new year and all the best for 2013. It is my...

Diego Stocco’s Custom Built Orchestra

Diego Stocco has presented his Custom Built Orchestra, a project in which he created a an orchestra of handcrafted, unique instruments, and performed each...

Hooktheory analyzes chords of 1,300 songs

Hooktheory, a resource for learning how to write songs and understand music, has posted an interesting analysis of chords used in 1,300 popular songs. In...

Shiverware Rainboard DIY Isomorphic Keyboard

Brett Park of Shiverware wrote to share news about Rainboard, a DIY dynamic isomorphic keyboard. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xI7E-ic-2TM The Rainboard is a 61 button isomorphic keyboard. Each button...

Diego Stocco – Music From A Dry Cleaner

Music sound designer, composer and performer Diego Stocco has posted another video demonstrating you can make some lovely music using non-traditional sound sources. https://vimeo.com/29273575 Almost everyday,...

Phantom of the Floppera, floppy drive organ

YouTube user FunToTheHead turned a bunch of floppy drives into a musical instrument. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmoDLyiQYKw Test run of my (d)iskette (O)rgan doing Toccata & Fugue. People have made...

Amidio introduces OMGuitar, guitar synth for iPad

Amidio has announced OMGuitar, a guitar synthesizer app for the iPad. We're extremely happy to tell the world that the long-awaited OMGuitar - the most...

3D Printed Flute by Amit Zoran

Amit Zoran posted a video in which he shows a fully functional flute printed using the Objet Connex500 3D printer (which handles multiple materials...

Human Drum Machine

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOtOBUaLj24

U-He to create Amazona’s Tyrell as software synthesizer

Create Digital Music reports that Urs of u-he will be developing the "Tyrell – N6", a software synthesizer based on Amazona's Tyrell. Tyrell is the...

Particle Node Sequencer, Tonfall powered Flash by Justin Windle

Justin Windle at Soulwire posted a nice particle node sequencer created in Flash using the Tonfall Audio Engine, the new open source AS3 audio...

X2010 – C64 Demo – Cubase64 by Mahoney (Live footage)

Simply amazing, just watch. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MDrqBYkco-Y More info at True Chip Till Death. via waka_x

Seaquence, experimental musical petri-dish

Have a few spare minutes? Create some music with the Seaquence music ecosystem. Seaquence, an experimental musical petri-dish. Adopting a biological metaphor, Seaquence allows you to...

Public Records 01 – Eclectic Beats, compilation out now

Public Records, the brand new record label launched by sample boutique Loopmasters, has released their first release Public Records 01 - Eclectic Beats. PUBLIC RECORDS...

Plan8 SoundController, lightweight Flash sound engine

Plan8 has introduced SoundController, a new sound engine for Flash. SoundController is just a fancy name for our proprietary sound engine. It is created for...

The Smalls launches Street Sounds

The Smalls has launched Street Sounds, a new site created in association with Scion to capture location-based sounds that together reflect our surroundings and...

How do you distribute your music online?

I was wondering what kind of online services you are using for getting your music heard. Currently I host some of my music right here...

monome Community releases HAITI2010

The monome Community has released HAITI2010, an album available to the public with 100% of the sale proceeds being donated to Médecins Sans Frontières...

Music for Our Future: Free 13-track compilation inspired by SyFy’s Caprica

Music for Our Future is a special compilation inspired by the SyFy original series, Caprica. Peter Kirn writes: Working with music production today is a bit...

Happy New Year

2009 has been a great year for me (becoming a dad) and I hope it was great for you too. Somehow I managed to get...

Making Prodigy’s “Smack My Bitch Up” in Ableton by Jim Pavloff

How to make Prodigy's legendary track "Smack My Bitch Up" in Ableton. Video describes, which samples were used by Liam in this wonderful track....

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