Denver Synth Meet 2015!

Denver Synth Meet is an all ages sight and sound sharing event. The meet will include: Modular, Old & New Hardware/Software Analog/Digital Do It Yourself Controllers Guitar Pedals Manufacturers  Demos You will be able to buy/sell/trade and open tables will be available for you to show off your gear. Live…

Circuit Bending: An Introduction to Tinkering with Electronics

The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science presents a workshop called “Circuit Bending: An Introduction to Tinkering with Electronics” on Saturday, Mach 21 2015, from 1 – 4 p.m. “Don’t know what to do with an old toy keyboard or Furby? Create strange and new sounds with these…

Free circuit bending lab at Northern Illinois Univ. this Saturday.

The STEM Outreach Bright Futures program is hosting a free Circuit Bending lab this Satuday at NIU. The lab will be held from 9 a.m. to noon in Room 146 of NIU’s Swen Parson Hall.

Circuit Bent sound library for Ableton, Kontakt & Logic on sale, only $9.99!

Puremagnetik has released Hyperbent, a collection of sounds including over 200 clips and over 500 individual multisamples from over 80 circuit bent and hacked electronics. Read more after the jump: Hyperbent comes with sounds from these 6 Puremagnetik libraries: Artifact – A library of sound palettes created from digital anomalies and…

Casio SK-1 makes Attack Magazine’s list of 9 samplers that defined dance music.

“We won’t pretend the SK-1 is the definitive sound of thousands of club tracks… the SK-1 looks like a toy, feels like a toy and by today’s standards it most definitely is a toy.“ There, now we got that out of the way, you can understand a little more about it…

NIN spoof video features real Circuit Bent/Home Brew synth.

I wrongly assumed the “Weird Sound” box in the awesome NIN spoof video “This is a Trent Reznor Song,” was just a prop. I decided to ask Director/Writer/Musician Freddy Scott: @BentTronics That is an actual working unit designed and created by @Dr_Blankenstein !— Frederick Scott (@freddyscott) March 27, 2014 Dr….

Do you bend/hack/make MIDI controllers?

If so, MIDI HACK may be of interest to you. OSC, CV, and VST/AU will be represented as well. “The goal of MIDI HACK is to bring together industry leaders, interesting start-ups, software developers, hardware fanatics and musicians who push the envelope of music creation, and to spawn great and…

$10 circuit bending shopping spree.

via Instagram One of the great things about circuit bending is how inexpensive it can be. I purchased the three toys above at Savers and Goodwill for a total just under $10. 

Moogfest $70 circuit bending challenge

Don’t forget, the deadline for the 4th Annual Moog Circuit Bending Challenge is Midnight EST on February 23rd, 2014.  Videos of some of the entries can be found here.

Excellent live circuit bent set from Mystery Circuits

Mystery Circuits (Mike Walters) just posted this excellent live set from their BENT04 performance. This footage was taken from the Bent 2004 documentary by Derek Sajbel.

via GetLoFi – Circuit Bending Synth DIY » Blog Archive » Eraser – Bent 2008 Minneapolis

GetLoFi – Circuit Bending Synth DIY » Blog Archive » Eraser – Bent 2008 Minneapolis

Maker Faire Austin ’07

Found my vids from Maker Faire Austin ’07 Part 1 Part 2