Tuesday, 10 September 2013

Roland and Hermes




I managed to blow up my Roland MC500 micro composer by plugging in UK 240v power when it should have had US 110v. This is a very stupid and very common mistake to make. Luckily Roland put a fuse inside the machine just after the power supply to protect it from idiots like me and I managed to get it working again. However I thought I would put a warning sticker on it to remind me in the future. So I used my new typewriter to make it on - introducing the amazing 1985 Hermes Top-Tronic 15

Monday, 9 September 2013

Forms Video Two


I made a little video for one of the tracks from Forms Series One (Track 3 - Leraf). Its me messing about on the Buchla 100 shot with the Phillips V100 tube camera, then edited in Resolume Avenue:

Sunday, 8 September 2013

Word of the Week #51


Electricity Club



Speaking of interviews, here is an enormous one that I did when Twenty Systems was reissued back in July. Its posted in full below for posterity as well

Foxx Box




John Foxx has another new EP out this time in collaboration with the marvellous Ghost Box people. You can hear bits here. Also he is interviewed in Mojo this month. He speaks of the above release, but also about our new projects and stuff, go on have a read, its here