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RPM Challenge 2014

I have signed up for the 2014 RPM Challenge, although we’re already more than a week into it and I have no concrete plans. And the next couple weeks are going to be busy with work and life. So I’m not sure I’ll be able to actually finish anything. Here’s my last year’s entry:   […]

Handmade Music L.A. 3.0

Handmade Music L.A. 3.0 is happening on Saturday May 29th at CRASH Space, 10526 Venice Blvd., Culver City 90232. Handmade music is all about people making music with hand-made instruments (hardware or software). We will have performances with monomes, and Pd patches, and chess boards. And demonstrations of instruments people have made and that you can […]

Max V. Mathews, The Father Of Computer Music

Max Mathews, computer music pioneer and namesake of the computer performance software Max , died yesterday from complications due to pneumonia at the age of 84. Max pioneered computer music with his programs for the IBM 704 mainframe in the late 1950’s. A famous early piece was “Daisy Bell” (AKA Bicycle Built For Two), which […]

MakerBot 101 Class 2011-01-16 8:00 PM

On Sunday 16 January 2011 at 8:00 PM, I will be conducting the first official MakerBot 101 class at CRASH Space, 10526 Venice Blvd, Culver City CA 90232. If you are interested in the MakerBot and are in the Los Angeles area, check it out. This will be the first of a monthly series of […]