Author: Timm

Modular workshop and performace by zv_k @ No Bounds festival /Sheffield

The No Bounds Festival takes place in Sheffield from Friday to Sunday. The festival does not spare on artistic diversity and locations. It takes place all across the city and gives a stage to artists from all over the world, covering music several musical genres ranging from dark techno and electro to cutting-edge experimental music. From our point of view, Saturday is particularly interesting. At 4pm Jessica Kert from SchneidersLaden and Konstantin Gervis from TipTop Audio will give a workshop on modular synthesizers. The workshop will focus on performing live with modular synthesizers. The two have a lot of...

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about NEW products… Livestock Electronics, XOR Electronics, Noise Engineering

We have some new modules in our assortment that we want to introduce to you: Modules by Livestock Electronics, XOR Electronics and a very special module by Noise Engineering. Livestock Electronics has three new modules to offer. A wavetable oscillator, a mixer and signal distributor. We will now take a closer look at what makes these modules special and sets them apart from others. Bang: What sets Bang apart from other digital VCO’s is its capability to produce sound that is based on wavetables drawn by the user. Users can load self-made waveforms into the module via a microSD card...

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Break free! -> Micro tonality and “other” tunings

Musicians tend to not always comply with the norm and that’s a good thing, where else should innovation come from? Who else but the artists in our society should move borders? Nevertheless, most musicians still go through this one door that ties them to a norm they may not even notice. “A440 or A4 (also known as the Stuttgart pitch), which has a frequency of 440 Hz, is the musical note of A above middle C and serves as a general tuning standard for musical pitch. The International Organization for Standardization classify it as ISO 16.” (Wikipedia)  …..sounds boring,...

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RICHARD DEVINE (update: & SURACHAI) @ SchneidersLaden showroom > this! FRIDAY Oct. 6th/6pm

Hello Patch-People, Synthesizer-Enthusiasts, Newbies and Hardcore Modular-Addicts! We are very! honored to welcome Richard Devine >>>& SURACHAI<<< as our guestS on October 6th/6pm. Please join us that day in our beloved and newly arranged showroom! Richard is one of THE modular experts and a key figure to our eurorack-scene. Within our scene we all have different approaches to patching and our own uniquely assembled systems…together with Richard we will discuss his own approach, have an impression of his current live rig, share patch-ideas and argue about favorite modules! UPDATE: He will be joined by fellow expert and good friend SURACHAI! Beer, Pretzels and Gummy Bears provided!...

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Have a look at Synthposium Moscow 2017

Synthposium is not your average synth-nerd-meet, it is a more a cultural event with a focus on new interdisciplinary culture formed at the junction of electronic music and technology. In 2017 the extended four-day format for Synthposium included a lot of program from 1pm until late in the morning. The organizers created an event that included an exhibition of achievements in music technology, an educational program dedicated to lectures, public talks, and workshops led by international and local experts and engineers. The audience was very mixed when it comes to appearance, gender and age. Many families, some children, many females,...

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