Digging in the Crates


Digging in the Crates from WE AIN’T PLASTIC on Vimeo.


Digging in the Crates is an interactive installation by designer / developer Roland Loesslein which attempts to explore Sampling as a production technology of modern music using modified turntables and information graphics to understand the relationships between the sample and composition.



Created using Flash Actionscript3/Adobe Air as part of his diploma thesis in the Department of Design at the University of Applied Sciences in Augsburg.

Really nice work. And I get to post photos of 1210’s. Double Win.

More here: http://www.weaintplastic.com/

Bust Out Your Rave Records, The Saviour Has Arrived


Your sat at home. With vinyl you that you never get to play.but no decks. This is for you…

Hot(ish) on the heels of my post about the Alesis TapeLink USB comes another fresh way to “Save UR Rave”.

The Denon DP-200USB turntable has a built- in USB port. Vinyl to Digital. Done.

Disclaimer: I’ve haven’t read the tech spec so I could be about to embarrass myself massively.

Get more details over at Unplggd

Reach for the lasers, safe.