Circuit Bending Adventures: Part 2

A short one today, to say that I’m nearly finished with my MA and I’ve been designing some sounds using the library I’ve created from circuit bending some old toys. It’s been a pretty fun process and hopefully will just be the beginning of my circuit bending adventures! I’ll be releasing the library of soundsContinue reading “Circuit Bending Adventures: Part 2”

Circuit Bending Adventures: Part 1 (Plus I Have a Mailing List Now!)

So I’m coming towards the end of my MA studies now and as part of my final major project I decided to create some sound libraries. These are based on filling gaps within my own library, and exploring techniques and ideas that I’m unfamiliar with and interested in. So far it’s been both a steepContinue reading “Circuit Bending Adventures: Part 1 (Plus I Have a Mailing List Now!)”

Fun with Hydrophones

This month I have begun my MA program and so far it seems like it’s going to be loads of fun. The other folks on my course all seem very nice and they have a diverse range of interests in all kinds of things sound related, from the super high tech, to the very lowContinue reading “Fun with Hydrophones”

DIY Parabolic Mic!

After some months of faffing around and one botched attempt I have finally finished building a rudimentary DIY parabolic mic to use for field recordings. In total, the project probably cost me around £15 and I’m pretty happy with the result.     The materials I used are as follows: 1x Large Plastic Bin LidContinue reading “DIY Parabolic Mic!”

First Transmission

Over the coming months I will be using this blog to keep a diary of my work. I hope to be able to keep track of my projects here, whilst also sharing my thoughts and feelings about the various things I’m working on with the aim of improving my writing skills and creating an ongoingContinue reading “First Transmission”