Music Videos

Scanner’s ‘The Phonogene Sisters’

Scanner (Robin Rimbaud) shared this video, The Phonogene Sisters, “In anticipation of a special release of a radical remix album of his album with Anni Hogan, Scanni.” Here’s what Rimbaud has to say about the technical details of the track: I let … Continue reading

Free Download: Drew Neumann’s ‘Aliens In The Amazon’

Composer Drew Neumann (Æon Flux, The Wild Thornberrys) shared this video for his composition Aliens In The Amazon, which showcases the Tom Oberheim Two Voice Pro.  Here’s what Neumann has to say about the track: Tom Oberheim’s TVS Pro two voice polyphonic … Continue reading

Making ‘Spastic & Frightening’ Sounds On The Modular Synth The Lawrence Public Library

Sunday Synth Jam: This video, via Jade Guitarmaker, captures an improvisation on the new modular synthesizer at the Lawrence Public Library. The system, built by Free State FX, is a free resource, available to users of the Library, as part … Continue reading

9-Year Old Thereminist Carolina Eyck Plays ‘Romanze’

Sunday Synth Jam: This video, from 1997, captures a then 9-year old Carolina Eyck playing Romanze, by Natalja Baklanova. Eyck is accompanied by Jan Bilk & Tomaš Nawka – keyboards & electronics. Eyck has gone on to become one of the world’s … Continue reading

Live Techno MIDI Drum Jam

This video captures a live studio performance by MIDI techno percussionist Jaxson Payne.  Technical Details: MIDI drum kit, triggering custom sample library. Played live, no backing tracks used. via Matt Mead

Live Techno MIDI Drum Jam

This video captures a live studio performance by MIDI techno percussionist Jaxson Payne.  Technical Details: MIDI drum kit, triggering custom sample library. Played live, no backing tracks used. via Matt Mead

Synth Jam With Elektron Analog Rytm + Eurorack Modular Synthesizer

Reader Morten Berthelsen shared this video, which captures a synth jam with an Elektron Analog Rytm and a Eurorack modular synthesizer.  Here’s what he has to say about the performance: This jam is the first time pairing my modular system with the … Continue reading

‘Food, Glorious Food’, Happy Synth Pop Style

Sunday Synth Jam: Reader Miguel d’Oliveira shared this happy synth pop style performance of Food, Glorious Food, from the musical Oliver! The arrangement features the Stylophone S2, which he notes is ‘temperamental’.  Technical Details: Synths: S2 multitracked twice + 1 Zebra … Continue reading

Rancho Electro – “Salt Fires”

Sunday Synth Jam: Reader Mikael Jorgensen (Wilco) let us know about a new project, Rancho Electro. He invites friends to perform and record a song with him, in the mountains of Ojai, California. Here’s what Jorgensen has to say about the new … Continue reading

Battery Power Synth Jam By The Lake

Sunday Synth Jam: Reader Joakim Ekblad shared this video, which captures a battery-powered synth jam, recorded outdoors by the lake. “Me and my pal go outdoors to play/jam/improvise at least once every week,” explains Ekblad.  “This was recorded 2016-06-06 – The Swedish national … Continue reading