Daphne Oram Tapes

If this ever becomes available again you’ll want this


Books Thomas Henry – Magic Smoke Electronics

There are very few dedicated DIY electronic music/synth cookbooks/reference books available out there so when ever I come across some I try to snatch them up. you can get all six of these spiral bound books from Thomas Henry for under $90 which cover some very specific topics for DIY synthesis and electronic music.

  • An Analog Synthesizer for the 21st Century  – $20.00
  • The Electronic Drum Cookbook  – $15.00
  • Making Music with the 3080 OTA  – $13.00
  • Making Music with the 566  – $13.00
  • Making Music with the NE570 Compander  – $13.00
  • The Noise Generator Cookbook  – $13.00

Synthesizer design books by Thomas Henry – Magic Smoke Electronics.

Serbian Tube Amplification Wins. Period.

On my “can-I-do-that-scale”, these valve amplifies by the Serbian company NAT Audio are off the meter.  literally.  I don’t even know someone who knows someone who could come close to this degree of craftsmanship and beauty.  These guys win. It’s too bad these images are hidden deep within their site on static pages…
The “Magma”.
NAT Audio - Magma - Single Ended Mono Block Power Amplifier

The “Transmitter”.
NAT Audio - Transmitter - Single Ended Mono Block Power Amplifier

The “Xenon”. That blue stuff you see in the tubes… yeah, that’s plasma.
NAT Audio - Xenon - Plasma Effect AC Conditioner