Just a show-off post. I’ve been switching a lot of modules out and mostly into the synth, and yesterday put it all in a new Mission 9 case by Monorocket. As I put it through its paces with my son Wilson, I took a bunch of pictures, of course. I also shot video of the […]
One day last week as I was wrapping up at the studio, my son was asking about some of the modules on the synthesizer. In particular he was wanted to know what the ring modulator (Doepfer A114) did. We had some time so I patched some stuff together and tried to explain a concept that […]
I have sequencers running out my ears on my computer. I regularly use Numerology, Reaktor, Ableton and Volta to sequence soft synths and, lately, my modular via midi. However, a good part of the reason I’ve become sort of kind of obsessed with this modular business is the tactile control of buttons, switches and knobs. […]
Several months ago, I sort of stumbled upon the concept of modular synthesizers. It was kind of a backdoor thing. I got interested in step sequencers first through Numerology and some tools in Reaktor. From this I began searching for videos of sequencers in action, and often they were running modulars in various iterations. This […]
soundtrack to a busy day
The soundtrack to a snowfall.
Three versions of “Drive” over the years.
This was originally created to be a soundtrack for an animation about robots. Yes, robots. Go figure. Instead it found life accompanying a movie I made in 1997, riding my bike from my apartment in San Francisco to Ocean Beach. Here’s that.