Tag Archives: contact microphone

CMKT4 Bottle-Cap Contact Mic Workshop

CMKT4 is a rather prolific circuit-bent band that makes awesome contact mics made from recycled bottle caps that they sell through the GetLoFi store. But they also teach workshops on how to make them. They’re going to Maker Faire next weekend and did a hackerspace tour on the way there. Saturday night they stopped at […]

Bottle-Cap Contact Mic Workshop At CRASHspace

CMKT4 is coming to Maker Faire and they’re visiting hackerspaces along the way, showing how to build their awesome bottle-cap contact microphones. They’ll be at CRASHspace on Saturday, 14 May 2011, from 6-9 PM. Build a contact mic and learn to use it. $15 gets you one mic. Another $10 gets you a second. While […]

Contact Mic Workshop At Machine Project

Last night, Machine Project hosted a contact microphone workshop followed by an art installation entitled Amplified Party. The evening was lead by sound artists John P. Hastings and Casey Anderson. Using simple piezo disks, workshop attendees soldered simple contact microphones. If you Google “making a contact microphone” you might find the resulting tutorials to be […]