Objectively Correct Lists
The 69 Worst Instruments of All Time
Finally, a definitive ranking of the most awful sound-makers.
An Instrument Translates Landscape Paintings Into Music
Art can now serenade you with a melody.
Help Make the 3D-Printed Violin of the Future a Reality
Laurent Bernedac wanted to produce new sounds with his electric violin—say hello to the 3Dvarius.
Score an Entire Film on This Tiny Little Music Box
Oslo-based new instrument designer Koka Nikoladze has created another boutique sound device.
All Hail Colin Furze's Flamethrower Guitar
Colin Furze has everything you need to start your own Rammstein cover band.
Tiny, Touch-Sensitive Tool Turns any Object into an Instrument
Ototo, the pocket synth-station, makes bikes and balloons into beats.
The Creators Project
Make Your Messy Room into Music with Musi
Finally, a machine that lets you turn your desk clutter into the sound.
A Recycled Plastic Organ Creates an Eerie Sonic Playground
A new musical installation in Stockholm makes the audience challenge their own preconceptions of the use of plastic.
An Interactive Sculpture Produces Music from Light
'RHO' is a study of the density of forms and acoustic resonance.
Building a Handgun Music Box Is a Crapshoot
But Tadas Maksimovas' 10-pistol instrument is a blast.
Introducing: The Ping Pong-Powered Drum Machine
Design students add a lil bounce to a reimagined instrument.
A Physicist Is Crafting MIDI Controllers Out of Paper
Using conductive ink and capacitive touch, singer Cornelia and scientist Kate Stone can effectively turn any surface into a MIDI controller.