The Motion Synth Kickstarter project wants to turn your iPhone into a gesture-controlled musical instrument.
While smartphones and tablets can be used to create music these days, not all digital music composers want their controls on a touch screen.
The DreamPad pillow requires no headphones, instead using vibrations to send its soothing sounds into your head.
We'll never tire of the brain-melting swooshy-whooshy 3D photo tool Photosynth. We've picked our favourite 'synths' and they'll blow your mind
In one of the best song covers we have ever heard, period, a YouTube superstar performs Nena's 1983 single "99 Luftballons" using nothing but red balloons.
Doomsaying lyrics meet sterilized synths and industrial guitars. Imagine Trent Reznor having a nightmare. Download a free MP3 of "Boxes of Armageddon" courtesy of CNET Download Music.
Cutting up gnarly, electrostatic drum-and-synths, 'lib proves the ideal beatmaker for the masked DOOMster's fantastical rhymes. Download a free MP3 of "No Brain" courtesy of CNET Download Music.
Filled with jammy synths and snapping rhythms, "The Dream" (finally available Stateside) is a less earnest redux of glowstick culture. Download a free MP3 of "Katskills" courtesy of CNET Download Music.
Upcoming disc "Chemical Chords" adds still more dimensions to their kaleidoscopic dazzle of retro synths, snippy beats, and elegant vocals. Download a free MP3 of "Three Women" courtesy of CNET Download Music.
Cassettes' indie-tronic sound features deft interplay between pianos, guitars, and synths--which is either more or less impressive when you find out it's all just one dude. Download a free MP3 of "Freeze and Explode" courtesy of CNET Download Music.