Circuit Bending

Circuit Bending

X1L3 - circuit bent - PT87 - harsh noise and power electronix redux

Published on Oct 15, 2017 manufacturedZ3R0

"Revisiting the PT87 for what is probably the last time with 32 minutes of post optimism improvised power electronics.


Cleared out the hoard of these in the circuit bending stash recently and modified them all. They're becoming harder and harder to get these days and this is most likely the last run of them from

Circuit Bending as an Aesthetic Phenomenon by Jørgen Skjulstad

Jørgen Skjulstad wrote in to let us know about his Master thesis on Circuit Bending. For those unfamiliar with Circuit Bending, or those that simply dismiss it, this should give you a better understanding of the history and aesthetic behind it. You can download and read Jørgen Skjulstad's thesis here. Below are two playlists from Jørgen, one featuring the Yamaha PSS-270, and one the Casio SK-1.


Published on Aug 18, 2017 djwidow420

via this auction

"The Spectral Generator:

A bespoke sound generator capable of producing haunting soundscapes, evolving atmospheres, dense drones, sinister atmospheric fx and ghostly echoes.

The Spectral Generator can also be used for ambient, tranquil sound creation and ethereal backdrops

The body contact modulators allow you to manipulate delay

Upcoming Event: Cables of Love - A Live Modular Party

This is in via Todd Barton.

Full details via

"This is a 100% modular synthesizer party.
All live sets.

Cables of Love

From subtle minimal and classic Techno, House & Acid, roaring noise and gently massaging subs to laser light shows & live visual projections of sound, Cables Of Love with the Humboldthain bring together a diverse range of local, pan-European

Circuit Bent Drone Synth w/ Glowing Scull Capsule

via this auction

"The skull in the bubble flashes and modulates the drone"

Noystoise PS-3 Custom One-off Synth

via eBay

"Here it is, Tanner Galvin's (AKA Noystoise) PS-3, a one-off synth built around a Yamaha PS-3. This thing is a collector's piece and a work of art unto itself. I am the second owner and have had the keyboard for 3 years in a smoke free environment.

Some cool features:
Pitch Bending Oscillators
After Touch
Envelope Manipulation
Drum Sequencer
Echo Effect Section

Detailed Build

Mystic Circuits Warp Speak Demo

Published on Jul 2, 2017 Mystic Circuits

"I have a hand full of Circuit Bent Warp Speak Voice Changer Megaphones for sale. They feature the standard frequency shifting bend as well as control over the shifting by either an optical light sensor (which can be turned on and off) or a control voltage input with its own attenuator. I realize that in this video the CV input does not show a great

Circuit Bent Hacked Star Wars Light Saber

Published on Jul 2, 2017 paul tas

"use the force

Treat Yourself :)