Speaking of going beyond traditional instruments like keyboards, the urge to reinvent pitch interfaces continues. Via comments, we’ve got some additions. tripmastermonkee points us to this demo by DJ Woody on the Vestax Controller One, the turntable with pitch control and pitch buttons seen previously on CDM:
Sure, there are other ways of acheiving the same result (there usually are), but there’s something wonderfully material about seeing it done on a turntable, and the results sound really unique. PS: said it before, but will say it again, Scratchworx is an awesome DJ web publishing powerhouse.
And if you just can’t get enough Theremin cover tunes:
Heck, even White Castle is getting in on the act. You know, they used to say doing commercial music took away some of the integrity of the music. No way, man. Sometimes you gotta sing about the Sliders. And if you do, you might as well get paid:
Via Metafilter, thanks to Andrew Cordani.
And, yeah, I still think the Crazy cover was the best Theremin video yet.