Culture

Streaming Suitcase

Adam Hyde has been described as a “tactical media artist” Adam was born in New Zealand and is permanently transient. He is a consultant, developer and artist working at the convergence of broadcasting and Internet technologies. And why does he get a mention here? He writes manuals. He writes the Read more…

By Thatch, ago
Culture

The Free iPod Book 2.0

It’s just like a real book, full of glossy ads of things you will really really want and cant afford, but at the price (Free) how can you go wrong. Besides The Free iPod Book 2.0 by iLounge.com is full of really useful info about iPod’s. I should declare here Read more…

By Thatch, ago
Music

More on Orchestration

This is a follow up post on orchestration ( I touched on this a few weeks back). Garritan who make a rather spiffy line of orchestral samples have announced a FREE Interactive Edition of “Principles of Orchestration” based upon Nicolay Rimsky-Korsakov’s celebrated text. In this Interactive Edition you will be Read more…

By Thatch, ago
Music

Philharmonia Orchestra

In any discussion about digital technology and music, you seem to end up with the and people are often skeptical: doesn’t technology get in the way of making music? But lets face it, technology and music have always been interdependent, without technology none of those spiffy instruments would exist. The Read more…

By Thatch, ago
Music

Neil’s Garage

OK Everyone who DOESN’T like Neil Young. Move along there’s nothing for you here today. Sorry. For the rest of you, I would suggest dashing over to Neil’s Garage and listening to “Living With War” (jolly little title what?). Yep All of it. I think that it’s a fairly safe Read more…

By Thatch, ago