Music Hackspace at Hack the Barbican

  About the event In response to the Trampery’s exciting invitation to join the festival Hack the Barbican, the Music Hackspace proposes a set of activities devised with the aim of bridging, wiring, linking, gating and opening new spaces for collaboration between creative groups and curious minds, allowing the community to relocate its regular activities whilst extending its shareful and adventurous philosophy. This networked multi-directional approach takes the... Read More

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The OWL: a programmable guitar pedal

A team of Hackspace and Music Hackspace members are currently working on a programmable guitar effects pedal called the OWL. OWL stands for Open Ware Laboratory, which refers to the fact that the entire project is open-source in both hardware and software – all code and documents relating to the project will be freely available under the Gnu GPL license. The OWL is based around an ARM Cortex M4 chip, and can be programmed using a specially developed software framework.... Read More

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25.07.2013 concert by Jukka Hautamäki and MAX/MSP meetup

This week at Music Hackspace we have a regular MAX/MSP meetup (like every last Thursday of the month) where people share knowledge and patches made with MAX/MSP environment. When: Thursday 25th July, 7:30pm Where: Troyganic. 132 Kingsland Road – Corner of Cremer Street – London E2 8DY Before that we will have a gig by a guest from Finland – Jukka Hautamäki. Media artist Jukka Hautamäki (b. 1971), born in Oulu, lives and works in Helsinki, Finland. Hautamäki... Read More

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14th July: HACKING TOYS workshop at the Hackspace

Join us for our next circuit bending/hacking sound toys workshop, led by sound artist Tasos Stamou at the new headquarters of London Hackspace. The workshop provides an introduction to modifying techniques and alternative electronic instrument designs. It is suitable for beginners as well as to more experienced hackers and sound explorers to push forward their ideas and projects of innovative sound interfaces. Date/Time: Sunday 14th July 2013, 2pm-7pm Location: London Hackspace Materials/fee:... Read More

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11th July: Talk and performance by Tom Richards

Join us this Thursday where Tom Richards will give a brief overview of his artworks, music and research, followed by a performance and demonstration of some of his hand made electronic instruments. Where: Troyganic Café, 132 Kingsland Road, London, E2 8DY When: 11 July 2013, 7.30pm Tom Richards has been walking the line between Sonic Art, Sculpture and Music since graduating with an MA in Fine Art from Chelsea College of Art in 2004. He has exhibited and performed widely in... Read More

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London Music Hackspace at Elephant&Castle Mini Maker Faire 6.7.2013

We are very happy to be part of Elephant&Castle Mini Maker Faire at London College of Communication. Please join us on Saturday the 6th of July at our booth where we will be presenting projects built by Music Hackspace members. We will be also talking about what we do and how to get involved. Visitors will have an opportunity to play hacked instruments, DIY contact microphones and even a drum robot. and much much more. We will have LMH t-shirts and other special items for... Read More

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