Electronic music – pandemic or no – can often become a solo endeavor. And people working in different genres get to interact even less frequently. A series out of Hamburg has been delightfully messing up that order. Yes, isolation is a good reminder of what we miss in sharing a space with other people. But … Continue reading A four-way, cross-genre music improv format – watch and hear the results
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Maybe now is a perfect time for a moment of calm contemplation – premiering Jan Wagner’s “Kapitel 36” on the eve of a new album and a spatial planetarium premiere. Kapitel, out on March 20 on the Quiet Love Label, is “autobiographical” ambient music. These are spontaneous, personal sketches that began as piano improvisations, but … Continue reading Hear Jan Wagner’s intimate piano electronics, before they enter a planetarium dome
The concept of laser microphones is mostly connotated with surveillance and spying, but as is usually the case, a team of artists have turned the concept into a creative exploration. London-based Kai Lab has developed its Laser Microphone as a device to listen into the thousands of sounds that surround us at every moment, but … Continue reading Hear nature’s secret sounds with Kai Lab’s Laser Microphone
Almost every producer, engineer and musician struggles in being able to hear compression at first—sometimes for many years. Justin Colletti offers a fool-proof strategy for really learning to hear these sometimes subtle differences. It involves limiting variables, and doing a little bit of focused listening. If you do the exercises Read more… The post Learn … Continue reading Learn to Actually HEAR Compression [SSP043]
Behringer surprised us last month when they announced their K-2 synth – a clone of the Korg MS-20 module – was ready to ship. Now, they’ve dropped a new video in which they demo the new synth’s capabilities. For the impatient, the sound demo starts at the 2.13 mark. Watch the video above for all … Continue reading Hear Behringer’s K-2 MS-20 clone