Tag Archives: Korg

RPM Challenge 2009

I rather enjoyed last year’s RPM Challenge and will be participating again this year. In fact, I can’t wait until midnight to get started. (The RPM Challenge is an organization which encourages musicians to write, record, mix, and master an album in the month of February.) You can still hear my 2008 entry in the […]

Robot Sings The Blues

This week, there’s been some buzz surrounding Microsoft’s latest software, Songsmith. Yes, Microsoft. Songsmith is touted as a everyone-can-make-music killer app. You just sing into a microphone and it makes up music to match. Just what everyone wants to do on a Friday evening. The original demo video suggests that it makes up music based […]

CES Day One

Stuff I saw at the Consumer Electronic Show. Mostly at the LVCC South Hall, so I haven’t seen the big boys yet. The themes are touchscreens, “green” (whatever that means), and micro projectors. IPEVO – Kaleido R7 Internet-enabled digital photo frame with installable widgets. 800×480 resolution, swivelable. Available in March Altec Lansing – Orbit MP3 […]

iPhone Music (Revisited)

I finally got my iPhone yesterday. Early Christmas present! I downloaded Bloom of course. And Four Track, which has gotten some interesting reviews. But when I went to get Sonic Lighter, I discovered that Smule had released more apps. More iPhone ChucK goodies! The popular one is Ocarina, which is exactly what the name suggests. […]

Wild Fires

The Korg DS-10 is quickly becoming my new favorite toy. There are layers upon layers to it that I am still discovering. One of the advantages of poor documentation, I suppose. The developer has put some video tutorials on line. A couple new ones show up each week. I still need to view the lesson […]