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Logo Rhythm, the band logos book

Album covers get all the praise, but the humble band logo has never quite got its full dues. Until now.

Quantifying the Diva-ness of 138 National Anthem Performances

We compared each performer’s pitch to the standard to see who is the ultimate diva.

Sonic Garbage

Every time someone visits, Sonic Garbage performs a YouTube search with randomly generated phrases.

Lysterfield Lake — An AI Experiment

An interactive AI-generated 3D music video taken from a single feed of video shot on an iPhone.

Loft Sans Font

We worked with SimpleBits to create a unique typeface for the band.

A clock where the time is in a song title

A music listening experience.

Women are superstars on stage, but still rarely get to write songs

Songwriting credits since 1958, broken down by gender

The unstoppable pop of Taylor Swift

A spin through what makes the record-breaking star so popular.

50 Rappers, 50 Stories

Over five decades, hip-hop has grown from a new art form to a culture-defining superpower.

Mini Moog Factory

A fun piece of web design to learn more about the Mini Moog Model D.


Interactive Music. Scroll to play.

Teenage Engineering Choir

A celebration of the project that started it all, teenage engineering choir comes alive in your home to serenade you with choral classics.

Taylor Swift’s new album design: an (over)analysis

Because if it’s from a cryptic singer-songwriter, why not?


Interactive article explaining how sound works.

Music Theory Cheat Sheet

A visual & interactive music theory cheat sheet with notes on the piano, scales, keys and chords.

I recreated famous album covers with DALL-E

In this blog post, I use DALL-E to recreate some of the world’s most iconic album covers. Can we get it right?

How Artists Get Paid From Streaming

We explain how your money gets from you to a streaming platform, and finally to an artist.

Human Record Player

Play Weezer's new single by spinning around with your phone.

Pocket Operator for Pixel

A Google and teenage engineering collaboration, pocket operator (for Pixel) lets you shoot video content & turn it into fun music and video cut-ups.

Building an Inter Dimensional Video Player for Lord Huron

An interactive music video which allows you to slide seamlessly between the dimensions of two kindred tracks.