SF-EMM November Notes

A week later than normal, but it was a good one! Thank you to everyone that came by. (btw: There were no notes for October’s meetup.)

Two big things happening soonish:

  • Jam Session. This Sunday, November 14, 3:00 PM, at the Hot Spot.
    However, we will only do this if we have 5 RSVPs. Please visit our calendar to
    sign up.
  • Jane Woodman is going to be doing a special set at the Hot Spot on
    December 5th at 7:00 PM. Details forthcoming…
  • SF-EMM 2010 Album: The idea is coming together where we can have our SF-EMM members contribute to an album that showcases our work for 2010. Details also coming soon…

OK, notes from the meetup:

SF-EMM September Notes

Hi all, here are the notes from another inspiring meetup of electronic music.

Thanks for coming out and see you at the next meetup!

SF-EMM August 2010 Meetup Notes

Hey everyone! Here are the notes from August’s Electronic Music Meetup:

Slides from the Meetup:

SF-EMM July 2010 Meetup Notes

Hey! Here’s the stuff:

SF-EMM June 2010 Meetup notes and slides!

Thank you again to Jerry for hosting us at his studio, and thank you to everyone that showed up and shared. Please find below the notes and slides:

Notes from May 2010

Hi! Here’s the notes/links from the Wednesday!

Note: The next Meetup will be in the Inner Sunset! See the calendar event for more details.

Note2: Our second Jam Session will be on Sunday May 30th at the Hot Spot bar at 2:00 PM. (Come a little before 2 if you’d like extra time to set up.) More info: http://www.meetup.com/sf-emm/calendar/13470511/

From A Product Of (Anthony):

From Eric:

From Ryan:

From Amy:

Thanks for a cool first jam session!

Here’s some of the audio from the session. The latter 3 tracks were rapped by J.Zilla—he stopped by the bar and picked up the mic!








Notes from April 2010!

Once again thank you for such an awesome turnout! Here’s the notes!

kjEVE’s Hawaiian Delights crochet bikinis:

Omodaka’s “Music Video Orchestra” and MySpace pages:

Kjaerhus Audio plugins

technoBox iPhone app:

Korean girl “applegirl002” cover’s Beyonce on 2 iPhones:

A cappella trax:

Charlie’s noteplex music generator in Flash:

Korg’s iELECTRIBE iPad app:

Little Boots doing a Hot Chip cover on a Tenori-on

Yamaha’s Tenori-on:

Melodica iPhone app:

ThinkGeek’s Bliptronic 5000 LED synth:

TouchOSC iPhone user-configurable controller designer:

March 2010 notes

Thanks to everyone that came and presented! We’re also thankful for the Hot Spot bar to host our group. Here’s some notes:

Also, the slides from the meetup are available here:

Notes from Feb 2009 meetup! (Next one on Mar 3)

That was an awesome session last night! Thank you so much to everyone that came and showed off their music and projects. And we also go to do a live jam session again too! I’ll be posting a mix of audio captured from it soon.


  • Presented a couple of songs using sounds recorded with his Røde stereo mic
  • Kitchen sounds, guitar+vocals clips
  • Had a tip on how to “fatten your sound”—he’ll do a writeup soon.


  • Presented Fireflies “remix” via Renoise
  • Check out Röyskopp’s bassline in “Vision One” … cool synth sound


kj EVE:

  • Presented slideshow for Hawaiian Delights + vocals/mix

Forest + Noel: “The Binary Controllers” band

  • Live demo of their performance rig
  • Forest on Guitar with Roland VG99 guitar synth
  • Noel on Novation Launchpad + keyboard controller

Other interesting things

And a “mea culpa” note: I forgot to play two new songs from Rosendo—we’ll hear them at the next meetup!

Mar 3, 2010 @ 7:00 PM, Hot Spot bar (Market at 10th St)