Magnetic Signals and Radiophonic Soundscapes Workshop – Sound Unfolded Workshops 2016

Music Hackspace presents: Magnetic Signals and Radiophonic Soundscapes Workshop Part of the new series of workshops “Sound Unfolded” Location: Hub 67 – 67 Rothbury Road. London E9 5HA (Hackney Wick station) When: Sat 26th March 12 to 4 pm Bookings: 50 GBP   // Buy Magnetic Signals and Radiophonic Soundscapes Workshop – Sound Unfolded Workshops 2016 Join sonic adventurer Dan Tapper to discover a world of sound inaudible to our naked ear. The workshop involves... Read More

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Rebel Technology Workshop – DIY Eurorack Modular Synth, Sunday 13 March

Build your own Rebel Technology synthesizer at the Music Hackspace! Date: Sunday 13th March, 11am-7pm Location: Music Hackspace LimeWharf, Vyner Street, London, E2 9DJ The workshop is free of charge, you only pay for what you build and take home with you. It’s relatively easy, no previous soldering experience is required. If you are a keen solderer you should be able to build two modules in one day. We will be on hand to help throughout, should you have any problems. People... Read More

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Befaco Modular Synth Workshop, 6th and 7th Feb 2016

We welcome Befaco for the first of our 2016 Music Hackspace workshops at Limewharf. Join us for a weekend of DIY modular synth making on 6th and 7th February 2016! HANDS ON WORKSHOP: build your own synth modules on eurorack format. We provide all the necessary components to build your device from scratch. Each participant builds her/his own machine during the workshop. REGISTRATION. Please note a minimum number of participants is required for this workshop to take place, so please... Read More

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Music Hackspace at LimeWharf – Launch Party

We are moving to the creative lab and cultural innovation centre LimeWharf! Which means celebration is in order! Join us for the inaugural event at our new space, a launch party to celebrate our new partnership with the awesome LimeWharf. Just a few minutes from our former home at Containerville, we’ll form part of the cultural innovation hub and artistic laboratory that is LimeWharf, surrounded by awesome people, with a larger space to host events & seminars, and even... Read More

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Percussion and distortion modules – talk and workshop in December

ab•er•rant (ə ber′ənt, ab′ər-), adj. departing from the right, normal, or usual course. deviating from the ordinary, usual, or normal type; exceptional; abnormal. We welcome the øpen-hardware team “000” for the presentation of their new aberrant analogue distortion and percussion modules, which are both stand-alone and Eurorack. The Spanish/German team will present at the London Music Hackspace their new set of analogue percussive tools (talk/demo on... Read More

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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 (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T8UzSVFUIc0). 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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DIY Electronics Course with Ewa Justka

During the six weeks you will build The Ultimate Headbutting Machine – 10 step sequencer with drums and cymbals. You will learn principles of electronics starting from simple circuits to more complex ones. Each class (4h per week) will be focused on building different modules of the UHM, exploring CMOS technology in depth. Participants will be encouraged to experiment with circuits, hack toys and use organic materials implemented in the machine in order to modulate the sounds. The... Read More

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Check out the Gen.AV 2 Hackathon performance event video

Check out the video from the second ‘Gen.AV – Hackathon on Generative Audiovisuals’ event which presented projects at Goldsmiths University of London, which were developed during a 2 day computer-generated audiovisuals hackathon at Music Hackspace on 25-26 July 2015. During the hackathon, participants developed functioning prototypes of software tools for audiovisual performance exploring issues such as interaction design, reconfigurability, ease of use, audience involvement,... Read More

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