Nicolas Collins, an active composer and performer of electronic music, and has worked with John Cage, Alvin Lucier, David Tudor, and many other masters of modern music. Dr. Collins is Professor of Sound at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and has led hacking workshops around the world. He has been Visiting Artistic Director of STEIM (Amsterdam) and a DAAD composer-in-residence in Berlin. Since 1997 he has been editor-in-chief of Leonardo Music Journal.
Any artist or tinkerer who is remotely interested in hacking music or sound, will find this invaluable. Read morePublished 10 days ago by Shopper
I was hoping for a bit more in-depth information on electronics than this book gave. It's a nice "get your feet wet" kind of book, but left me with lots of questions that I... Read morePublished 9 months ago by E. B. Guild
Best book of its kind, bar none. Not aimed squarely at solder freaks, but those with a subversive, artistic bent.Published 10 months ago by T. Dill
It's like this book was written for me. Fun, simple, incredible experiments and ideas for playing around with home-made electronic sounds. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Erik Bell
If you like to take things apart and make new something new and have a bent for sound, look no further.Published 13 months ago by Justin Ryan
being into synthesizers and things that generate noise in general, I am stoked to have this hard copy however the PDF is extremely similar and was umm less a while ago. FYI. Read morePublished 14 months ago by another satisfied customer
Would recommend this book to any person who's knew to electronics DIY and circuit-bending! A lot of historical info on the art side and tech info for DIY side + inspiration from... Read morePublished 22 months ago by Vadim K.