Nebulullaby workshop: lullabies and consciousness altering music, Nov 28

Saturday 28th November 2015 at Music Hackspace 11h to 18h (with a lunch break) The workshop will be led by Eleonora Oreggia aka xname. With assistance by Chris Wood. After a short introduction, participants will experiment with different instruments and techniques in order to create sleep inducing sound culminating in a short composition. The field of lullabies, far from being saturated, will be left opened for others to reflect and respond. Selected readings will be delivered... Read More

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Build your own Light-Theremin with Moldover aka “The Godfather of Controllerism”

Known as “The Godfather of Controllerism”, Moldover will be visiting the Music Hackspace on his Europe tour. After this workshop Moldover will give a presentation on the design of The Light-Theremin CD Case, and his other circuit-board artworks. In this basic soldering workshop, Moldover will take you through the steps to build your own Light-Theremin CD case ( Even if you’ve never soldered before, this workshop will give you... Read More

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Workshop: build your own SIGNUM device and reveal hidden sounds

SIGNUM_Portable Analog Instrumentation Amplifier from animazon on Vimeo. In this workshop participants will build and take home their own Signum device, which is designed to experiment with hidden signals and usually un-hearable sounds. The device includes a transducer, optical, coil, germanium diode and small loop antenna that will allow you to both to listen to and record the sounds hidden in the electromagnetic spectrum. The workshop will also cover the use of the electromagnetic... Read More

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Fundraiser party at ContainerVille. Friday 12th December 2014

The Music Hackspace was recently awarded a year’s free rent at ContainerVille, in Hackney, East London. The space is brand new, and is equipped with a kitchen corner! We will be able to organise seminars, workshops and much more. We need funds to equip the studio space and successfully kickstart this new adventure. We’re raising £2,500 to equip the Music Hackspace studio space because we want to help develop our London community. Our fundraiser party will take place... Read More

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Music Hackspace Performances Night – 13th December-

Part of the 2014 UK Tour of Simon Whetham, Seth Cooke and Paul Khimasia Morgan , the event in London is curated by Blanca Regina. Join us in this special evening LINE UP SIMON WHETHAMSETH COOKEPAUL KHIMASIA MORGANMATTHIAS KISPERT & BLANCA REGINA Activating objects and surfaces with found sounds and actions, Simon Whetham creates a shifting sonic environment that is comfortably disorientating. Seth Cooke is an improviser and sound recordist based in Bristol, UK. His music... Read More

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Pocketclub: Artists looking for Hackers – 06th Nov

WHEN: Thursday 6th November 2014, 7pm WHERE: Troyganic, 132 Kingsland Road, London WHAT: Camden based trio Pocketclub will present an immersive live music project they’re preparing for the Roundhouse in February 2015. As part of this project, they’re looking to collaborate with a Digital Artist/Hacker. The project will be culminating at the Roundhouse in Camden, with a scratch run at the Axis Arts Centre in Cheshire. Partners of the project include Sound Connections/RBS/The... Read More

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Kinetronic: a motion capture music installation by Ivaylo Chichanov

WHEN: Thursday 21st August 2014, 7pm WHERE: Troyganic, 132 Kingsland Road, near Hoxton station, at the corner of Cremer street. WHAT: Kinetronic is a project exploring the possibilities of gestural control over a music performance. The installation uses kinect sensor for motion capturing and custom made software written in max/msp/jitter, consisting of two parts of the software one for music performance and the other one for visuals generated from the incoming audio. WHO:  Ivaylo... Read More

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NIME2014: Open Day, Hackathon (Registration Open)

We are excited to announce a one day Hackathon hosted by Music Hackspace during NIME 2014 Open Day on Friday 4th of July, at Goldsmiths Great Hall, Richard Hoggart Building. Themed around assistive and adaptable musical interfaces that narrow down the barriers of participation, the Hackathon will feature challenges presented by Heart n Soul and Drake Music. During the Hackathon there will also be talks, demos & performances by developers and music technologists on-stage. When: Friday... Read More

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JUNE TUESDAYS POST in collaboration with Music Hackspace

JUNE TUESDAYS POST in collaboration with Music Hackspace WHEN: Tuesday 17th June, 8pm-midnight WHERE: The Strongroom Bar again. 120-124 Curtain Rd, London EC2A 3SQ FREE ENTRY Featuring: STEVE BERESFORD, BLANCA REGINA & SHARON GAL Blanca Regina – White Emotion. Born in Madrid, Spain 1980, Blanca Regina is currently lecturing at University Rey Juan Carlos in Madrid and is a visiting research fellow at University of the Arts London (2011-2014). Her practice encompass expanded... Read More

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