Eurorack and market jitters

Posted by on Nov 10, 2022 in audio, blog, personal, tools | No Comments
Eurorack and market jitters

I’ve been planning an extension of the modular synth side of the house for years, and global market forces are prodding me to get to it.

The making of Military Sea Life: Recruits!

The making of <em>Military Sea Life: Recruits!</em>

…in which wikiGong dives once again into turbulent waters with phog masheeen for an artist-curated video sound event under the aegis of soundpedro2022.

Posting a little New Abalonia video

Posted by on Aug 1, 2022 in audio, blog, soundpedro, video, Vimeo, YouTube | No Comments
Posting a little New Abalonia video

…in which we gild a recent lily…

Breath of Heaven is a meditation on air and water first shown June 4 at soundpedro2022 in southern California.

New Abalonia rises

Posted by on May 6, 2022 in audio, blog, performance, projects, soundpedro | No Comments
New Abalonia rises

…in which we overreach once again…

Dave will be reusing the PYO(m)C engine live at soundpedro2022 to create a soundtrack for Sovereign State of Mind: Anthem of New Abalonia at the Angels Gate Cultural Center on June 4.

pouring my own (musique) concrète

Posted by on Jun 3, 2021 in audio, blog, projects, soundpedro, tools | No Comments
pouring my own (musique) concrète

…in which I finally release Pour Your Own (musique) Concrète. Sort of.

Originally imagined as a gallery installation, the web-hosted version has been optimized for smart-phone use by the socially distanced.

our next overhaul

our next overhaul

We’ll soon port most of our sound libraries to other sites, dump unused platform features, and get back to field exploration.

Blessings for the Bees of the Dead

Posted by on May 19, 2019 in audio, blog, performance, projects, soundpedro | No Comments
Blessings for the Bees of the Dead

Jacob‘s long fascination with apiculture–he is an active member of the Long Beach Beekepers–and our incipient dread of the impact of species collapse suggested our theme for soundpedro 2019.

gettin’ a buzz on

Posted by on Mar 18, 2018 in audio, blog, history, performance, projects, SoundWalk | No Comments
gettin’ a buzz on

Our version of office bingo, as posted on our wiki 2012/08/15 by songmaster and since much amended and tweaked.

a sonic challenge

a sonic challenge

…in which we also post a retread and a promise… My pal Dave Hood recently left me some tips about how to approach the Hetch Hetchy aqueduct to get a field recording.

the world’s best rain stick

Posted by on May 28, 2016 in audio, blog, history, personal | One Comment
the world’s best rain stick

…in which repairs lead to forensics… My wife calls it “the world’s best rain stick,” especially when it has gone temporarily missing from its usual place and she is hunting it down for some reason.