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Patch In 32: That High-Pass Lonesome Sound

In this episode, Ben and Nate talk with composer, luthier, and pedal tinkerer Dave Watkins about the Dulcitar, building your own instruments, improving and looping, ballet, and becoming an accidental VJ. Plus news, and Nate explains noise reduction.

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Patch In 31: My Chaos is Playing the Blues

In this episode, Jj Kidder talks with Ben and Nate about modular synths, modeling chaos, feedback loops, and improvising with a chaotic system. Plus product news, and Ben attempts to explain antialiasing oscillators.

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SoundNotion 236: A Moon Shaped Review

This week on SoundNotion, we let the fanboy flag fly with a “?review?” of Radiohead’s newest studio album A Moon Shaped Pool. We talk electronics, polyrhythmic inflections, string articulations, and how even Radiohead can do a love song.

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SoundNotion 235: Your Aunt Will Love It

This week on SoundNotion, the panel is joined by Nørgård in New York Festival executive producer and artistic director Garth Edwin Sunderland and participating artist Neeraj Mehta to discuss the upcoming festival of Nørgård’s works in New York.

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Patch In 30: Dogcoder

In this episode, Joe Plazak drops by to talk about music cognition, its implications for electro-acoustic (and just acoustic) music, listener normalization, and the… well… dogcoder. Plus, new Radiohead, AVID gets desperate, and Nate explains impedance.

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  • Joe Plazak drops by to talk about music cognition, its implications for electro-acoustic (and just acoustic) music, listener normalization, and the… well… dogcoder.
  • New Moog App!
  • Radiohead’s new album is great!
  • AVID has released Sibelius 8.3 and is offering a grace period for their annual subscription plan.
  • Nate talks about impedance for this 2MC.
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