Music Hackspace Performances Night – 23rd OCTOBER 2014-

Music Hackspace Performances Night When:  Thursday 23rd, 20.00- 23.oo h Where: TROYGANIC 132 Kingsland Road, Hoxton E2 8DP Free Entry TIMING: 8.30 – TIM YATES & SAIF BUNNI 9.15 – FINGERHUT FEAT. TERRY DAY 10.15 – ANDREW PAGE & BLANCA REGINA Curated by Blanca Regina, the evening features: TIM YATES & SAIF BUNNI An improvisation by Tim Yates and Saif Bunni. These musicians and sound and artists run ‘Acoustic Hacking‘a workshop driven... Read More

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DIY audio mixer workshop Sunday, 8th of September 2013

Join us at the new Hackspace Location for this DIY passive 3 channel audio mixer workshop with Kacper Ziemianin. an example of DIY passive mixer   You will learn how to make a simple but very useful passive audio mixer and at the end you will take home what you have built. All the components and housing are included in the price, unless you want to use a different, box (cigar boxes are great!) then go ahead. Passive audio mixers are great, they don’t need power supply... Read More

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2nd Dec 2012, Hi-Tech Kitchenware Workshop

Ever wondered how to make punchy electronic music with your kitchenware? How to take your dinner table to the next level? Just visit the pound shop and come to visit us on Sunday Dec 2nd with some salad bowls, pots, pans and a few electronic components.   The workshop is aimed to put your design ideas into practice. We will start with some kitchenware of your choice (pots, pans, glasses), identify a design, position the sensors and help you build your instrument. No prior... Read More

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11th Nov 2012, Circuit bending workshop

A new session in our series of circuit bending / hacking sound toys workshops. Date/time: Sunday 11th Nov, 2 pm to 7 pm 
Location: London Music Hackspace (Unit 30). Cremer Business Centre, 37 Cremer Street. London E2 8HD Materials/fee: Materials and components are included and will be provided for all participants, there is a fee of £25. Learn the necessary techniques to turn hackable toys into useful sound devices, electronic instruments or, who knows, sound sculptures perhaps.... Read More

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28th Oct 2012, Circuit bending workshop

  Learn the necessary techniques to turn hackable toys into useful sound devices, electronic instruments or, who knows, sound sculptures perhaps.This will be a practical, hands-on workshop, including an introduction to the most easy and effective bending techniques and a presentation about instrument designs and musicians using hacked equipment. Participants will have the opportunity of testing and hacking new projects. Everyone is welcome to bring their own devices for... Read More

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Hacked sound toys pictures

On the weekend we had a hacking sound toys workshop at the Music Hackspace. Placed on the working surface: a bunch of second-hand electronic children’s toys, a few rear panels finely chopped, a handful of resistors and some crocodile clips (among other things). All was cooked after the required introduction to circuit bending techniques. Thank you Tasos for sharing your tips and tricks and to all the assistants for their contribution to unconventional sonic creation.  Read More

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21st 22nd Sept 2012, Circuit bending workshop

On Friday 21st and Saturday 22nd of September 2012 we will host the 2nd workshop at the Music Hackspace. Sound artist Tasos Stamou will introduce some of the most convenient techniques to turn priceless junk into killing-sound electronic instruments and sound sculptures. The first day will be dedicated to present some of the most easy and effective techniques to turn simple objects into useful sound devices. There will also be an introduction to electronic music compositional... Read More

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