Tag: tb-303

Analogue Lego Machine Creates Driving House Beats

Much like acid, two of the world’s great inventions, house music and lego, have combined to blow your mind. A full on Lego acid music machine, dubbed Play House, is what programmer and artist Alex Allmont has made using Lego Technic to create an incredibly complex analogue kinetic sculpture that plays minimal house music. Play House is a desk-sized installation that produces sounds using complex interconnecting systems. In it, melodies are generated by a dropped basketball that ends in one out of the four slots, after colliding with various pegs down its route. The melodies are based on a sequencer that emulates a ... Read more

‘Acid Machine’ Lets You Make 303-Style Acid In Your Web Browser

Warning: reading this article any further will certainly ruin your day – but in the most fun way imaginable. Because developer Errozero has created a fairly easy-to-use TB-303 copy, called ‘Acid Machine’, to be played in your browser, making it possible to more or less write your own acid track from the comfort of your office chair. Errozero is a “small creative team based in the North West UK”. But as it happens there were one or two tech-savy dance music geeks in the website builder’s organization that spent a little off time on creating what is probably the most ... Read more