synthesizer

audiovisuals

A Video Synth Pioneer Dusts Off Her Groundbreaking Audiovisuals

Denise Gallant is playing her early analogue video synthesizer at Coaxial Arts in LA.
DJ Pangburn
6.2.17
Animation

Radiant Animation Shows How Giorgio Moroder Discovered The Synth

The video is a visual interpretation of Moroder's dialogue on Daft Punk’s "Random Access Memories."
Nathaniel Ainley
6.1.17
Music

Is This the Most Awkward Dance Party Music Video Ever?

Dance your androgynous sweater off with Moscow-based experimental sound artist Maria Teriaeva’s first-ever music video.
Sami Emory
2.13.17
Art

Generative Electronic Music Inspires a Series of Digital Matrices

An exclusive sneak-peek at artist Birch Cooper's latest digital fluorescent structures.
Benoit Palop
3.28.16
Music

This Synth Lets Anyone Compose Just Like Bach

Meet Luisa Pereira’s Counterpointer, a synth that creates three-voice melodies according to the rules of counterpoint.
Gabrielle Bruney
3.13.16
Australia

Artist Makes Synthesizer from His Own Stem Cells

But hey, it's just Guy Ben-Ary’s way of fulfilling a childhood dream to become a rock star.
Anya Tchoupakov
11.25.15
Music

Hear a Synthesizer Generate Sound from a Pyrite Disc

Moscow-based artist Dimitry Morozov made a synthesizer out of fool’s gold. Check out the sounds.
DJ Pangburn
9.30.15
Art

Hear a Yaybahar Vs. Synth Jam Session

The Yaybahar meets the Elektron synthesizer.
Becky Chung
3.28.15
Music

Introducing the Yaybahar: an Acoustic Instrument that Makes Space Age Sounds

Musician Görkem Şen brings us a giant acoustic instrument made of springs and strings.
The Creators Project
11.3.14
Music

Hacked Sushi and Chicken Nuggets Become Instruments in This Music Video

Using the Makey Makey device, Fourclops turns food products and animals into unconventional instruments.
Kevin Holmes
11.3.14
Music

Is Hatsune Miku The Perfect Pop Star?

Last night a hologram performed on The Late Show With David Letterman. Here's why.
Emerson Rosenthal
10.9.14
Art

Create Your Own Composite Paradise With The Paradiseator

This device lets you collage 486 clichéd escapist images into one surreal vision of paradise.
Matthew James Clarke
8.7.14