Tag Archives: Noise Toy


Tristan Perich is a musician who has been doing some very interesting things with microcontroller-based music. He is a member of the Loud Objects, makers of the Loud Objects Noise Toy (itself microcontroller-based). Several years ago, Perich released 1-Bit Music, a microcontroller hot glued to the inside of a CD jewel case, along with a […]

Noise Toy Mk 3

There was a Music Hack Day at Crash Space on Saturday and I finished the re-designed noise toy. The output levels are a bit lower than I expected, but still good. Certainly more headphone-friendly. And ultimately, being entirely composed of square waves, the output has a resolution of 1 bit, so it can be amplified […]

Noise Toy Build Night Recap

The Noise Toy build night was a success. There were six of us and we ended up with five working devices (one person had to leave early). The plan turned out to be too involved for a single evening. We got far enough to get everyone making noise, but we did not get the programming […]

Loud Objects Noise Toy Build Night Update

Quick update on the Loud Objects Noise Toy Build Night scheduled for this Wednesday, April 28th at Crash Space in Los Angeles. There’s been a slight change in plans. It seems the kit is sold out so we’re going to build our own programmable noise toys from scratch. We’ll take a (small) pile of parts […]

Loud Objects Noise Toy Build Night At Crash Space 2010-04-28

On Wednesday, April 28th at 8 PM, I will be hosting a Loud Objects Noise Toy kit build night at Crash Space. It’s our Kit O’ The Month for April. The Loud Objects Noise Toy is an electronic noisemaker that is loads of fun and makes a great kit to learn to solder. It is […]