Sep 22

Written CliveYoung.
9/22/2011 8:10 PM  RssIcon

imgThe annual New York Maker Faire returned to the New York Hall of Science in September, bringing with it all sorts of DIY audio oddities. We've been featuring videos of some of the more interesting things we saw, and today, inventor Tim Laursen presents his MIDI-Controlled Drum Robots.

If you’ve never heard of the Maker Faire, think back to your high school science fair. This is the same thing—except with a giant, flame-throwing metal dragon you can climb in; exploding musical fountains made from Coke Zero and Mentos that would put the Bellagio to shame; a 50,000-lbs. life-sized Mousetrap game; a Volvo covered in dozens of singing fish; crafts, soldering classes and lots more. So Maker Faire is more accurately like a Mad Science Fair.

Maker Faires are held all over these days, with more popping up every year around the country. After covering the inaugural New York event last fall, Pro Sound News returned to see what semi-pro audio would appear this time. Here’s some of what we found:
 
 
Come back soon for more video of semi-pro audio from NY Maker Faire!   


Your name:
Gravatar Preview
Your email:
(Optional) Email used only to show Gravatar.
Your website:
Title:
Comment:
Add Comment   Cancel 

Error An error has occurred.
Error: Archive is currently unavailable.

Error An error has occurred.
Error: Recent Entries is currently unavailable.

No Records Found!
No Records Found!
No Records Found!


© 2014 NewBay Media, LLC. 28 East 28th Street, 12th Floor, New York, NY 10016 T (212) 378-0400 F (212) 378-0470

Use of this website is subject to its Terms of Use | Privacy Policy



NewBay Media's market leading brands are centered on five vertical markets -- Pro Audio, Broadcast and Video, Musical Instruments, AV / Consumer Electronics and K-12 Education.
NewBay publishes and produces over 40 publications and show dailies, 50 websites, 30 daily and weekly E-Newsletters, 3 expos and over 50 custom publishing efforts annually.