Philadelphia musician and writer Jonathan Pfeffer recruited me to build some tools for custom musical control between his Laptop and… Read more custom PureData suite for improvised computer-music, built for J. Pfeffer
Thoughts, photos, and tutorial for my repair of of busted keys on an Alesis ION virtual analog synthesizer.
Motivation: I ordered a PreSonus Central-station stereo input/output selector for my main office (where I do most of my editing/mixing… Read more REPAIR: reseating VU LEDs lens on PreSonus Central Station
Motivation: For the past 10 years, I’ve favored slender drumsticks, usually 7A or other “jazz” sticks, as they give… Read more custom drum stick prototype: the “meat-hammer”
Motivation: I went into work on my day off to use the wood/metal shop, and decided to make another custom… Read more custom drum-stick prototype: “balladeer”
Motivation: I’ve spent many months learning how to use the MPC fully as if I’d play it directly with… Read more The PercussioNeuron 3.2 is growing up enough to require a high-chair
I want to share a few drumset hardware hacks and tips I’ve developed for speeding up set-up time and reducing mechanical failure for hard-hitting gigs.