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Reminder: Knobcon is One Month Away!

Just a reminder, this year's Knobcon is just one month away!

"What is Knobcon?
Knobcon is a one-of-a-kind synthesizer convention now in it's sixth year. Complete with performances, workshops and vendors, Knobcon allows for a fully immersive experience. Attendees can get their hands on an incredible amount of equipment and talk directly with designers of some of today's most innovative



Upcoming Event: Cables of Love - A Live Modular Party

This is in via Todd Barton.

Full details via https://www.residentadvisor.net...

"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



RE-303 BBQ

acidoo.com
Published on Aug 5, 2017

Re-303.com

Check out the clear acrylic case 303.



Kraft Music Giveaway!

Hi everyone, Kraft Music, a banner sponsor of MATRIXSYNTH is having a synth sale giveaway this month. You can enter here. The following are the details:

"No purchase necessary to enter. Entries will be accepted from August 1, 2017 through August 31, 2017. By subscribing to the Kraft Music newsletter using this form you will automatically be entered in the drawing. Must be 18 years old or



Raspberry Op.4, Maker Faire Tokyo 2017

mizuhiki
Published on Aug 3, 2017

"2017/8/5-6 に開催する Maker Faire Tokyo 2017 に出展する、Raspberry Op.4 です。奇楽堂&Company I-02-02 で展示します。

音源部に Raspberry Pi を使った 4 オペレータの FM 音源です。

Yamaha DX1 を彷彿とさせる 7 セグ LED によるアルゴリズム表示部や、EG セグメントの遷移に合わせて光る LED などの演出で、音作りを楽しめるよう工夫しました。

搭載の音色エディットパネルだけでは、細かな音色エディットはできませんが、専用の iOS アプリから音色データを Bluetooth MIDI 経由で転送することができるようになっています。"

Googlish:

"Raspberry Op.4 to be



Vintage Moog Synth & Swag Spotting at the Kohoutek Festival 1984 @ Pitzer College

Gary Vodvarka
Published on Aug 4, 2016

Check this out. The first band has lots of Moog swag including the elusive painters hat/cap, t-shirts, and of course the synths. Curious if it they were sponsored by Moog. You can also spot a Roland Strings RS-202 I believe, and an Oberheim OB-8. Don't miss the "Have You Had Your Moog Modified Today" shirt. Thought that was pretty cool/interesting



Control: CON-Mythology Event

via CONTROL

CON-MYTHOLOGY @ CON-TROL

Early posters, Long films, & Artifacts Berlin-->NYC

On view:
August 4th through August 6th

CONRAD SCHNITZLER LONG FILMS
ON VIEW
FRIDAY 5-8PM
SATURDAY 12-8PM
SUNDAY 12-5PM

'MUSIC IN THE DARK' MINI-CASSETTE CON-CERT CON-DUCTED BY GEN KEN MONTGOMERY, SUNDAY AUGUST 6 @5PM

In 1989, CON sent GEN KEN 2 cassettes with which to CON-duct 'Music in the Dark'



KnobCon 2017: Performance Space Seeking Volunteers

This sent in directly via the folks at Knobcon:

"The Bug Out Bunker is returning to KnobCon for the second year! The Bunker is a volunteer-operated performance space hosting audio and video performers during the Convention. This year we have been given longer operating hours, an improved sound system and the involvement of Rick and James from Erogenous Tones. If you are interested in



Bells N Whistles Crackles N Pops 2016 Slideshow

DivKidVideo Published on Aug 2, 2017

"Here's some pictures from Bells N Whistles Crackles N Pops 2016 from Ross Lamond and me / Modular Meets. Lots of modular pics, not many of the people. If I get chance I'll get a few of us synth geeks in the shot next time too."



Treat Yourself :)

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