Tag Archives: music

iPhone Musician AppleGirl Takes on Lady Gaga

Last week we posted about YouTube user applegirl002, a cute Asian girl taking on American pop-music with the help of a trio of iPhones. This time around she’s added another phone to herarsenal, taking on Lady Gaga’s “Poker Face.” Listening to her commenters requests, applegirl002 introduces the video with a rundown of the apps she uses. The fourth iPhone is ...

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Cute Girl + Three iPhones = Awesomely Geeky One-Woman Beyonce Tribute Band

This girl has got some serious skills. YouTube user applegirl002 uses a rigaffixedwith a trio of iPhones to produce her own cover version of Beyonce’s “Irreplaceable.” And she does a damn fine job. I was certainly not expecting the lyrics to be so accent-free after watching the introduction. And damn, for a small girl, she’s got some lungs! You’re going ...

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i-Tab: For The Forgetful Guitarist

There’s nothing quite like theembarrassmentof being on stage, in front of tens of people, and just going blank. Oh crap, what chord do I play next? Do I stop playing or just improvise? i-Tab seeks to stop the forgetful guitarist in his or her absentminded tracks, displaying a constant stream of lyrics, chords and tabs as you play along with ...

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Ritmo Baby Speakers Deafen Your Baby Before It’s Born

Want to ensure that your quickly blossoming fetus develops an ear for They Might Be Giants before they’re even born? The Ritmo Baby Speakers strap right on to your ever-growing belly and forcefully blasts your baby’s soft ear tissue with the sinful sounds of geek rock. Hook a pair of headphones in and share the experience. Some might say that ...

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The Early History of Video Games: The Musical

Basically a musical exploration through gaming starting from the dawn of the Atari 2600 system up to the peak of Super Nintendo, progressive metal covers of video game music make this video about as awesome as early gaming video chronologies get. Link

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Misa Digital Guitar Replaces Strings with Touchscreen

We’ve seen some crazily zany guitar designs in our day but none that have essentially ended its stature as a true guitar. The Misa Digital Guitar cuts out the strings and replaces them with a multi-touch screen. Sort of defeats the purpose of acoustics, but who the hell cares, this thing is beyond innovative. Pretty much a handheld MIDI controller ...

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Koopa Troopa Guitar

Playing the Mario theme song will never be the same once you’ve plucked it away on the Koopa Troopa Guitar. Now we just need a 1Up Mushroom ukulele and our geeky instrumentation will be complete. It’s now mandatory for everyone who reads our site to know the Super Mario Bros. theme song. If you don’t, please leave now. Thank you. ...

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Harp Made With Lasers

Merging two of the things I’m most thankful for during this holiday season; music and lasers. Were so glad that [Jared] spent the time to produce such a fine looking body for the instrument. The strings that would traditionally produce the sound on a harp have been replaced with laser diodes shining at Cadmium Sulfide photo resistors. When a beam ...

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