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Tag: Music

ION Duo Deck Converts Both Vinyl and Cassettes to Digital

ION Duo Deck Converts Both Vinyl and Cassettes to Digital
We have seen plenty of the USB connected turntables over the years that can play your vinyl records and convert the track to digital files. The devices are perfect for the people that want their old school tunes on an iPod or other MP3 player.

Behringer Backyard Blaster Suitcase Dock: Boombox on Wheels

Behringer Backyard Blaster Suitcase Dock: Boombox on Wheels
The Behringer Backyard Blaster is barely portable enough to be considered mobile tech, it’s more like “luggable tech,” I suppose. It’s slightly smaller than a carry-on suitcase, and comes with a curvy design and rollers as well as a retractable handle.
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PayPal Tells Buyer to Crush Antique Violin Rather than Return it

PayPal Tells Buyer to Crush Antique Violin Rather than Return it
OMG I loathe PayPal. As a seller, you can count on losing your money 99% of the time if a buyer complains about anything. As one seller named Erica found out, if the douchebag that buys your stuff complains that it is a fake, PayPal may even tell the buyer to destroy the item in question rather than send it back to the seller.

gAtari 2600: Chiptune Hero

gAtari 2600: Chiptune Hero
Back in 2008 Flaming Lips’ frontman Wayne Coyne hacked a custom guitar together using parts from a Guitar Hero controller. Pretty impressive, but chiptune artist cTrix had a bolder idea – he used a whole console.

Yamaha THR Portable Amps Let you Jam in Retro Style

Yamaha THR Portable Amps Let you Jam in Retro Style
I have no musical talent, though I always thought playing the guitar would be cool. However, I lacked the dedication and drive to actually practice. If you are the sort that likes to rock on your guitar wherever you might be and you appreciate retro design check this out.

Kube2 MP3 Player Assimilates Your Tunes

Kube2 MP3 Player Assimilates Your Tunes
MP3 players just keep getting smaller and smaller. I remember when I used to have the impression that these players would be the same size as the Walkman, so you could just imagine my surprise when I saw how small the iPod Shuffle actually was.

Ministar Travel Guitars: Perfect for the Vagabond Musician

Ministar Travel Guitars: Perfect for the Vagabond Musician
These Ministar travel guitars will allow you to easily play music, almost the same way as if you’d be carrying a bulky electric guitar. There are some models that are only 19 inches long, and they lack something obvious: the main body of the guitar.

ThinkGeek Electronic Drum Machine Shirt Lets You Kick out the Beats Anywhere

ThinkGeek Electronic Drum Machine Shirt Lets You Kick out the Beats Anywhere
ThinkGeek has been offering up some cool shirts that you can wear that play digital music for a while now. If you need a companion shirt for your t-shirt band to go with your synthesizer and guitar shirts, the new Electronic Drum Machine Shirt is the ticket.

QuNeo Multitouch Controller Looks Like a Game-Changer for Electronic Music

QuNeo Multitouch Controller Looks Like a Game-Changer for Electronic Music
Electronic musicians and DJs, here’s something you guys will probably love. It’s a new MIDI/USB controller which looks pretty spectactular, especially when you consider the relatively low price, which starts at just 200 bucks.

GuitarConnect Pro Connects a Guitar to the iPad or iPhone

GuitarConnect Pro Connects a Guitar to the iPad or iPhone
Griffin has unveiled a new device for musicians that is pretty cool. It’s called the GuitarConnect Pro and allows the connection of an electric guitar, bass or other musical instrument with a 1/4-inch plug to connect to your iPad or iPhone.

MIDI-Moov Controller Lets Musicians Add Effects Simply by Moving Around

MIDI-Moov Controller Lets Musicians Add Effects Simply by Moving Around
Musicians looking to add effects to their performances have a variety of ways they can do this – using dedicated “stomp boxes”, standalone effects processors, and even apps on their iPhone or iPad. This device will give musicians yet another way to produce effects, which integrates more naturally into their performance.

BGH Quick Chef Music Makes the Microwave Beep a Tune of the Past

BGH Quick Chef Music Makes the Microwave Beep a Tune of the Past
Like many ubiquitous tools and appliances, it’s kind of hard to think of ways to improve the microwave oven. But Brazilian cooking appliance manufacturer BGH has done just that by adding one simple feature: audio playback.

SleepPhones: Look Silly, Sleep Well

SleepPhones: Look Silly, Sleep Well
We recently featured a pair of cushioned earphones that you can use while lying in bed. Here’s another alternative for those of you who like to doze off while listening to music, audiobooks, or anything but their partner’s snoring (or voice).

DIY Doorbell Will Make You Wish for Visitors

DIY Doorbell Will Make You Wish for Visitors
David Watson hated the doorbell in his current house. The one in his old house had actual chimes, but this one played a “terrible recording” instead. So when he set out to make his own doorbell, he wanted one that sounded great.

Unlikely Recycling: Book into Synthesizer

Unlikely Recycling: Book into Synthesizer
I don’t like to hear or read about people destroying books, which is one of the reasons why I strongly dislike a few scenes in Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (Indy was in Berlin witnessing a Nazi book burning), but I guess there’s something to be said for destroying a book to turn it into a synthesizer.

Kickstarter Project Turns the Gameboy into a Musical Instrument

Kickstarter Project Turns the Gameboy into a Musical Instrument
The Nintendo Gameboy. One of the most iconic portable gaming systems in the history of video games. Its brick-sized form has occupied many a nerd for hours on end with it’s monochrome green-grey display and carnival like sounds.
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