Synthposium radio coverage

A bunch of radio interviews took place when Synthposium presenters were in town mid-November. Listen back to them discussing their areas of synth research:   Tim Dalton and Paul Borg on Radio National http://www.rrr.org.au/program/banana-lounge-broadcasting?an_page=2016-11-15   James Gardner on PBS-FM http://pbsfm.org.au/taxonomy/term/658/2016-11-13   Michail Exarchos on 3RRR-FM http://www.rrr.org.au/program/banana-lounge-broadcasting?an_page=2016-11-15      

MESS performance at Substation in Melbourne Festival

Last week the Synthposium team headed over to the Substation in Newport for fantastic performances by Robin Fox and Byron Scullin using the MESS synth collection and Scottish performer Robbie Thomson using the Tesla coil. The event was included in the Melbourne International Arts Festival – details on the event here. Some photos from Robin … More MESS performance at Substation in Melbourne Festival

Clan Analogue

Synthposium organiser Nick Wilson is the Label Manager in his spare time for Clan Analogue,  an Australian underground electronic music and arts collective. Take a look at the Clan Analogue web site HERE Enjoy the sounds of Clan Analogue’s latest release Analogue Redux: Hardware Explorations. Recently Clan Analogue presented a weekend of events at Bar 303 in Northcote, … More Clan Analogue

Conference Themes

Synthesisers: Meaning Through Sonics The synthesizer as an instrument has evolved rapidly over the last 50 years, conveying different meanings in musical culture at various times in its history. Post-punk and new wave acts used synths to signify their embrace of futurism and modernity. Earlier psychedelic bands used the synthesizer to sonically represent mind expansion … More Conference Themes