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Richard Devine’s Bend Workstation Video
August 11th, 2010 - Link

Richard Devine has posted a video of the Bend Workstation and a Roland TR-707 in action:

Filed under: Circuit Bending, Drum Machines, Glitchdesk

Waveplant – Refragment
November 7th, 2008 - Link

Joel Corelitz used a Glitchdesk Bend Workstation & Bent TR-707 to create most of the percussion for his Waveplant release, Refragment.

Filed under: Glitchdesk, Music

Glitchdesk in the Wild
September 21st, 2008 - Link

A Glitchdesk Bend Workstation and a custom module appear in photographs from the recent Richard Devine feature at elektron-users.com.

Glitchdesk Modules in Richard Devine's Studio

Filed under: Glitchdesk, Music

Circuit Bent SK-1, SK-5, Rackmount Patch Panel
October 25th, 2007 - Link

A new instrument package has been posted here.

Included is an early Glitchdesk prototype module–a large 4U rackmount patch panel. There are 100 patch points corresponding to various I/O pins and potentiometer terminals.

The SK-1 and SK-5 each have MIDI input via SKM kits.

SK-1, SK-5

Rackmount Patch Panel

Filed under: Casio SK, Circuit Bending, Glitchdesk, Instruments For Sale

Observation of the Cat State
June 8th, 2007 - Link

Joel Corelitz of underscore music used a Glitchdesk Bend Workstation and bent TR-707 when creating the soundtrack for eatdrink‘s promo video, Observation of the Cat State.

Observation of the Cat State

Filed under: Glitchdesk, Music, User Projects

Glitchdesk Mechanical Designs Open Sourced
April 5th, 2007 - Link

The existing Glitchdesk modules (Bend Workstation, Bend Console, Minipatch) have been discontinued. The panel design files and parts lists have been posted under the MIT License. The files can be found on the home page of each product.

New Glitchdesk modules are in the design stage. The DB-25 connector products will remain part of the Glitchdesk system.

Filed under: Glitchdesk, Open Source

Glitchdesk Minipatch, DIN-8 Clearance Auction
April 5th, 2007 - Link

The last 6 Glitchdesk Minipatch circuit bending patch units are being auctioned at eBay, along with the remaining stock of DIN-8 connectors.

Minipatch Modules

Filed under: Circuit Bending, Glitchdesk, Instruments For Sale

Circuit Bent Casio SK-8, Grillo Parlante
January 23rd, 2007 - Link

A new bent Casio SK-8 is available for sale. As a circuit bending target, the SK-8 is perhaps superior to both the SK-1 and SK-5. The SK-8 has lots of good chaotic sounds, multiple sample memory, plus “Easter egg” individual drum sounds.

A commissioned bent Grillo Parlante (Italian Speak & Spell) has also been posted.

Bent Casio SK-8

Grillo Parlante

Filed under: Casio SK, Circuit Bending, Glitchdesk, Instruments For Sale, MIDISpeak, SKM

Circuit Bent Roland TR-626
November 27th, 2006 - Link

Details here.

TR-626

Filed under: Circuit Bending, Drum Machines, Glitchdesk, Instruments For Sale

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