re:publica 2013 – Peter Kirn: How music can predict the human/machine future

The talk from Peter Kirn from held on the recent re:publica event in Berlin:

I addressed the question of how musical inventions can help predict the way we use tools. I started all the way back tens of thousands of years ago with the first known (likely) musical instrument. From there, I looked at how the requirements of musical interfaces – in time and usability – can inform all kinds of design problems.

All Hail The Beat: a short history of the Roland TR808

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FerricTDS – released today within the KVR DC’09


FerricTDS - Tape Dynamics Simulator

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