We know that you’re a synth music lover. You’ve created, played, and composed songs all with this jam-packed modular synthesizer kit. You created your very own Keytar and a DJ Spin Table, but now what? You’re certainly not done taking over the world of music – so here are 8 new types of tunes and inventions you can make with your Synth Kit.
So, now that you have this exciting and innovative kit, what can you make with it? Avoid holiday brain drain and get your mind moving and creating with these 5 favorite invention projects that aren’t featured in your tech kit box.
We’re excited to have Renaud on our #BitOlympics judges panel! Sign up to compete here: Sign Up Renaud Bédard @renaudbedard We’ve been following Renaud’s work for a while. He programmed the amazing award-winning indie game FEZ and now works for the awesome Capybara Games. Last year we began seeing him post littleBits synth jams on […]
For this week’s recap we decided to focus on some of our community’s talented synth fiends, audio snobs & musicians. Meet Maria For this week’s Meet the Maker feature we interviewed Maria Molinero, artist/designer/musician/Doctor Who fanatic. “My maker superpower is fiddling with buttons, even when I don’t quite know what they do. Quite […]
María Molinero @merycurtis Maria is a really cool person. We randomly found her on Instagram while checking out the #littleBits feed and we followed her because she posts really nice pictures of her Synth Kit. Little did we know that we stumbled upon a super talented designer. Maria is studying graphic and interactive design, and for her […]
The Pune RudeFood Makerspark RudeFoodMakeathon from makerspark on Vimeo. Inspired by the products of Ludus Ludi and the natural installations of Andy Goldsworthy, the makers at our Pune, India Global Chapter Makerspark wanted to explore new ways to visualize 3D designs using food. They call it Pune RudeFood. Milind Sonavane, Chapter Leader: Basically, we have […]
*panting* Hello bitsters! *coughs* How ya doing? *wipes brow* Sorry, it’s been a crazy busy week! Check out what went down in case you missed it *panting* Phew! Community Prank Call This week, our community call fell on one of our favorite holidays, so we decided to do something a little bit different. We flipped […]
Low Frequency Oscillator (LFO) by Korg Inc. . . Korg wants to make your synth kit even awesomer by introducing a new LFO module so you can get your low frequency oscillation on. It allows you to create “slow sweeping” sounds with your synth kit by giving you the ability to change the speed […]
Darwin Grosse @darwingrosse Before we released the MIDI, CV & USB I/O modules, we sent the bits out to musicians like Darwin Grosse, an artist, educator and programmer who works for Cycling ’74 (makers of Max & Jitter). We were excited to hear that Darwin had a great experience using the new modules with his […]
Since the launch of the Synth Kit in November 2013, many users requested the addition of modules that would allow the Synth Kit to be connected to the rest of the equipment in their music studios. The design and engineering teams at littleBits and Korg agreed that adding this kind of functionality would unlock additional power […]
Electronic Musician selected the littleBits synth kit for a 2015 Editors’ Choice Award! The jury noted: “In addition to providing an excellent introduction to synthesis for children and adults, the Synth Kit sounds so good, you won’t hesitate to use it on a production.”