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GetLoFi points out this rather mighty specimen of circuit bending – The Speak n’ Spellbinder fuses
a Rock Band guitar controller with (of course) a Speak and Spell and supporting switches, pots, and pushbuttons – resulting in a plastic speech axe complete with tone triggers, pitch contol, whammy bar and more. The ‘binder’s creator, AJ Gannon,forged the instrument for use on his upcoming “Toy Volcano” album. Be sure to check out the build pics for more sound devices he’s using on the record.

Collin Cunningham

Collin Cunningham

Born, drew a lot, made video, made music on 4-track, then computer, more songwriting, met future wife, went to art school for video major, made websites, toured in a band, worked as web media tech, discovered electronics, taught myself electronics, blogged about DIY electronics, made web videos about electronics and made music for them … and I still do!


  • Switched

    Whoa, this is the coolest thing i’ve seen all day

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