I’m Chris Beckstrom.
I make sounds.*
I built a modular synthesizer!
…and you can build one too!
I make a wide variety of music
Here are my six most recent releases:
March 29, 2018
A collection of electronic tracks created over a weekend using nanoloop for iOSRead more.
Beckstrom Holiday Extravaganza Volume IX
December 7, 2017
A holiday tradition since 2009: Eclectic and unusual arrangements of holiday favorites.Read more.
July 1, 2017
An hour-long "mixtape" of original house, techno, and electroRead more.
Adventures in Sound Volume 3: Experiments
June 26, 2017
Aural explorations and experiments using combinations of homemade analog circuits, digital circuits, and software creations in Pure Data.Read more.
December 31, 2016
Repetitive, funky, industrial-influenced technoRead more.
Adventures in Sound Volume 2: Broken Spaceship
October 5, 2016
A collection of patches created on my homemade modular synthesizer.Read more.
Hip-hop to techno, polka to avant garde, ambient, electronic…
Listen to my releases here
*I’m interested in many different thingsHere’s what I’ve been posting about:
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