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31 Jul 2014

Drinks Pairing with Music

Ever wonder what libation best complements Lady Gaga? Well, according to Drinkify, it’s a 6 oz. vodka served neat with an olive. Upon selecting a song or artist, the site suggests the perfect cocktail to pair with
27 May 2013

Smart Guitar Etune

Make tuning your guitar a thing of the past by picking up a new model with Gibson Min-ETune. This clever, battery-powered robot tuner can tune all six strings in just seconds, and delivers over 75 tunings per
9 Sep 2012

Guitar Pick Punch

Create your own recycled guitar picks quickly and easily with the Pick Punch. Turn expired credit cards, old gift cards, hotel key cards, and other thin plastic into perfectly-shaped guitar picks. The heavy-duty Pick Punch features a
17 Aug 2012

Audible Colours

Imagine generating sound using colors instead of any conventional instrument! The Audible Colors project does just that! It is an audio-visual instrument where sound is generated based on the color detected by a web cam connected to
1 Aug 2012

The Listening Chair

The Listening Chair is a physical chair, traveling about, asking people the question ‘What is the song that still needs to be written?’. This concept, by singer Imogen Heap, guides you through the experience on screen, there
10 Jul 2012

Mixtape Alpha Synth

Though not the first tech tool for making music on the go, the Mixtape Alpha may be the most endearing. This pocket-sized 8-bit synth resembles the iconic mixtape, right down to its label-maker-inspired logo. The Alpha boasts
31 May 2012

Play Guitar with gTar

The gTar Kickstarter project is touted as a full digital experience that makes it easy for anyone, regardless of their music experience, to play the guitar. To use the instrument, you simply dock an iPhone in the
23 Mar 2012

Learn Guitar With Lights Under The Frets

MusicAlight is a sleeve with LED lights that wraps around the guitar neck underneath the strings. It has special cut holes to allow the standard frets to be used. LED lights are attached near each fret of
10 Nov 2011

Special Music Edition, Unlocked

Concept Albums are making a comeback, and the music industry is searching for a new business model. Enter ‘Soul Delay’ by The Mischief Engine, which is free in a standard version, or available via iTunes as a
7 Jul 2011

Moodagent Music

Trendwatching: Moodagent automatically analyzes and profiles a user’s music collection, and then creates playlists of their favorite tracks to suit their mood, distinguishing songs by sensuality, tenderness, joy, aggressiveness and tempo. Innovation Extravaganza [Trendwatching]
18 Jan 2011

Can You Profit from Listening to Dow?

Swissmiss: The Dow Piano audiovisualizes the ups and downs of 2010 into musical notes. Using a five-note scale spanning three octaves, pitch is determined by the daily closing numbers of the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The variance
12 Apr 2010

Recycled Cassette Tape Neckties Alyce Santoro’s Sonic Fabric line of neckties not only look cool, but they should hold a special appeal for New Yorkers: they’re made using 50% colored thread and 50% cassette tape, and the latter has been