Posts Tagged ‘Musical Instrument’

How To Make A Kitchen Sink Steel Guitar

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

Seriously, this dude made a steel guitar out of a kitchen sink. Literally. Found at YouTube from peteqwerty51.

History Of The Wah-Wah Pedal

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

God bless the Wah-wha pedal! Cry Baby: The Pedal That Rocks The World tells the story of the wah wah effect pedal, from its invention in 1966 to the present day. The film features interviews with Brad Plunkett, the inventor of the pedal, plus many other musical luminaries such as Ben Fong-Torres, Eddie Van Halen, Slash, Buddy Guy, Art Thompson, Eddie Kramer, Kirk Hammett, Dweezil Zappa, and Jim Dunlop. These professionals explain how a musical novelty transcended convention and has become timelessly woven into the fabric of modern pop-culture. Found at Vimeo from Dunlop Manufacturing.

How A Pianola Works

Sunday, March 20th, 2011

A tour of the Pianola Museum in Amsterdam and a demonstration of how a pianola works. Found at YouTube from GuyKawasaki.

Flamethrowing Trombone

Sunday, February 6th, 2011

Jonathon Crawford demonstrates his flamethrowing trombone. Found at YouTube from jnthncd.

Flame-Throwing Trombone

Wednesday, September 1st, 2010

Band looks a lot more kick-ass now, doesn’t it? Found at YouTube from jnthncd.

New Multi-Touch Musical Instrument Invented

Tuesday, May 18th, 2010

This is super cool. Roger Linn has designed a new musical instrument that employs multi-touch technology. Found at YouTube from rogerlinndesign via Mashable.