The bike I checked out last night was so squeaky that I recorded my ride. If you want to hear the whole ride for some reason, it’s at soundcloud.com/moonmilk/squeaky-bike:
A primitive slide guitar robot made from leftover robot limbs and a guitar amp.
I don’t think I’ll have time to make an instrument today, so here from a bus on the way back to New York is a selection of some of my favorite instruments from the last few years. I’ll try to catch up tomorrow.
The Music Box Village in New Orleans is open for the spring season, including the house that Alyssa Dennis and I made (pictured above). Check their site for hours and concert schedules: musicboxvillage.com
a hollow log in the park
A cookie tin with a nice tone.
Amplified ribbon scraping.
Monofilament line, three sharpie pens, a contact mic and an amplifier that goes to eleven.
Day 1 of the tenth year of instrument-a-day: some slow birds.