I’m Chris Beckstrom.

I make sounds.*

I built a modular synthesizer!

The Modular

…and you can build one too!

Read more about my homemade mostly-analog modular synthesizer

I make a wide variety of music

Here are my six most recent releases:

nanobeckstrom EP
A collection of electronic tracks created over a weekend using nanoloop for iOS
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Beckstrom Holiday Extravaganza Volume IX
A holiday tradition since 2009: Eclectic and unusual arrangements of holiday favorites.
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Mixtape
An hour-long "mixtape" of original house, techno, and electro
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Adventures in Sound Volume 3: Experiments
Aural explorations and experiments using combinations of homemade analog circuits, digital circuits, and software creations in Pure Data.
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Cycle
Repetitive, funky, industrial-influenced techno
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Adventures in Sound Volume 2: Broken Spaceship
A collection of patches created on my homemade modular synthesizer.
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Hip-hop to techno, polka to avant garde, ambient, electronic…
Listen to my releases here

This is my home on the internet.

Welcome to my homepage!

It’s a portfolio, blog, activity stream, and microblog all rolled into one.
Check out my blog here