Archive for the ‘electronic music’ Category



September 28, 2009


Originally uploaded by unfrostedpoptart


The Tone Generation podcast on synths in jazz.

January 7, 2009

Over here.  Very interesting, includes Bernard Parmegiani playing jazz and Paul Bley playing synth.

NB- the BP link is not his own, but he also has this slow-loading, audio-laden site in French.


Sextant by Herbie Hancock.

December 7, 2008

Sextant by Herbie Hancock is a great record!  I only bring this up because it’s available on Amazon as an MP3 download for $2.97.  Here’s the album’s page at All Music.


I played with Audacity and the results amuse me.

August 14, 2008

Link.  They sound glitchy, in both the technical and idiomatic senses.  See if you can tell which one is illegal.


Karlheinz Stockhausen (1928-2007) memorial linkfest

December 8, 2007

Official site

Unofficial site


Obits: NYT, BBC, WaPo, Bloomberg


Informative bloggery: Marginal Revolution, Damin Lanigan (the Telegraph), The Rest Is Noise,


Ligeti on YouTube

October 21, 2007

A post-facto graphic score by Rainer Wehinger for the electronic piece Articulations, synced to the music.

Direct YT link

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Beatles sped up and slowed down.

October 10, 2007

Go to this Beware of the Blog post to hear what happened when this guy sped up all of the Beatles UK releases to play in one hour and, more remarkably, what happened when someone slowed them back down.