88

Sound Machine

General

Filing Number: 88 - Sound Machine
Author(s): Finley, Klint
Date Added: 2014-07-18
Created:
Digital?: ✓
Physical?: ✓
Location:
URL:
Lost & Found:
Tags: sound; glitch; echo; noise; drone; machine; music
Loaned:

Description

A cymbal with contact microphone, connected to a box with machinery within it. On top of the box is a set of controls, a pair of headphones, and various metal tools. By playing the tools on the cymbal and adjusting the controls, the user can generate a variety of droning, echoed sounds, hearing the sonic space of the interior of the metal cymbal.

Archive Notes

Digital archive contains pictures of the machine, as well as magnetic recording of the machine being played, that was distorted during the recording process by the machine itself.