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Written By: grant on January 23, 2015 No Comment

SONG: “Sleeping.” [Download]

ARTIST: grant.

SOURCE: Based on “Naps Help Infants Form Memories“, Laboratory Equipment, 14 January 2015, as used in the post “Naps make memories (in infants).”

ABSTRACT:
I’m so tired. This is so late at night that I’m putting it in the queue.

Lots of delay (in […]

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Written By: grant on January 11, 2015 No Comment

SONG: “Particles of Attraction” (penitential cover) [Download] (To download: double right-click & “Save As”)

ARTIST: grant.

SOURCE: This is a cover making up for a late song in December. (And I’m still one in the hole – sorry.) This song was written by AJ Allulli, who fortuitously entered it […]

Written By: grant on December 30, 2014 No Comment

University of Cambridge researchers have gotten to the root of the chord. (See, that’s a music theory joke.) No, really, they’ve found was seems to be the oldest written music with more than one note playing at the same time:

The inscription is believed to date back to the start of the 10th century […]

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Written By: grant on December 27, 2014 No Comment

SONG: “Not Even Dancing Works.” [Download]

ARTIST: grant.

SOURCE: Based on “Zoologger: Dancing in time makes crabs sexual failures“, New Scientist, 4 December 2014, as used in the post “Dancing to the beat makes fiddler crab sexual… failures.”

ABSTRACT: Are songs about dancing dumb? I dunno. Hard to […]

Written By: grant on November 29, 2014 No Comment

If you’ve got a sister, why not turn her into a musical instrument?

Human Theremin from Lucy Sansom on Vimeo.

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Written By: grant on November 28, 2014 No Comment

This is more about treated vocals than theremin… and it’s not exactly got a groove. But still, there’s something DUDE about it.

The Theremin Orchestra from merche blasco on Vimeo.

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Written By: grant on November 27, 2014 No Comment

Dorit Chrysler seems to be on top of the theremin world today. Also, airplanes. And fingertips.

Jesper Just and Dorit Chrysler: This nameless spectacle from Louisiana Channel on Vimeo.

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Written By: grant on November 24, 2014 No Comment

SONG: “High Desert.” [Download]

ARTIST: grant.

SOURCE: Based on “All Dressed Up For Mars And Nowhere To Go“, Medium, 9 November 2014, as used in the post “Red Planet dreams: what it takes to sign up for a one-way mission….”

ABSTRACT: This is one of those songs where […]

Written By: grant on October 23, 2014 No Comment

SONG: “Forget.” [Download]

ARTIST: grant.

SOURCE: Based on “Manipulating memory with light: Scientists erase specific memories in mice“, Science Daily, 9 October 2014, as used in the post “We can un-remember for you, wholesale. (With light.)”

ABSTRACT: It’s oblivion season here at the Guild, I guess. Happens […]

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