• 57mm Wavetable Protest Synth 

      Calling all activists, sound artists, and pseudo philosophers. Dirty Electronics and Max Wainwright will set up an in house press with live publishing straight to 57mm width paper roll. Contribute to the ‘scroll’ through ...
    • Art as digital exploration (vectors and nodes) 

      Everitt, Dave (Book chapter)
      The early stages of my work in art-technology practice and research were covered in the previous edition of the book of which this is the second edition: ‘Explorations in art and technology’. The research—which vastly ...
    • Computer as Text as Computer 

      Richards, John (Other)
      Computer as Text as Computer is a critique of the material things that surround us. Text and object are explored holistically. Write a statement, poem or polemic that scrolls across a liquid crystal display that is embedded ...
    • Dirty Electronics: Scream 

      Richards, John (Other)
      How can something as primordial as the voice find its way into code to become data?’. ‘Can such data carry meaning?’, or, ‘Can the voice ‘become’ sound object? insomnia scream is a machine that takes vocal utterances and ...
    • DIY and Maker Communities in Electronic Music 

      Richards, John (Book chapter)
      Since the late 1990s, there has been huge growth in new do-it-yourself (DIY) and maker communities, reflecting the democratisation of technology. Such practitioners have tended to reject pervasive and ubiquitous technologies ...
    • Motor Music 

      Richards, John (Other)
      Motor Music II (2014) for small group and motors What happens when an AC or DC motor is plugged raw into a mixing desk or connected directly to a speaker? Motor Music II explores ‘low level’ instrument design and a ...
    • Polytik 

      Richards, John (Other)
      Dirty Electronics and Jack Featherstone come together through Artists & Engineers in the creation of a range of electronic sound modules. The work is a collection of printed circuit boards where the design is distributed ...
    • Stones & Noises 

      Richards, John (Other)
      Stones and Noises - for stones, scrubbing brushes and noise synths - explores sounds produced by repetitive actions of rubbing stones together and scrubbing with brushes opposed by a noise generator. The piece also presents ...
    • Voice Breaker (for Prisms Festival, 2016) 

      Richards, John (Other)
      Voice Breaker- for multiple voice and voltage-controlled feedback - looks at alternative ways of programming code using the voice and exploring the contrasting sound materials of vocal utterance and electronic noise. In a ...