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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.

Keyboard Accordion

Play the diatonic accordion with your keyboard!

Lil Beat Maker

Visual beat-making machine based on a circular timeline, built using Tone.js and Alpine.js.

Nostalgia Hacking to Mourn Taylor Hawkins

More words about Taylor Hawkins and revisiting past projects in a term I've coined: Nostalgia Hacking.

Emulate the sound of Roland’s most famous and influential musical instruments from Yuri Suzuki and Roland.

30$ Website


Tahti: a Groovebox for the Browser

Full-featured browser-based groovebox.

DojaCode: The First Ever Codable Music Video Experience

Go code Doja Cat’s new music video! Created in partnership with Girls Who Code.

Last Years Singles

Listen to last years greatest songs as decided by the internet’s largest reaching music sources.

The Hidden Melodies of Subways Around the World

When train doors close, these jingles warn riders to stand clear.

An Interview with Elliot Jay Stocks

Elliot Jay Stocks is a UK-based designer, musician, writer, & speaker.

How Bob Moog brought usability heuristics to the electronic synthesizer

It was the 60’s and electronic computers were still a cryptic technology that remained obscure to most.

Developing a Scratch Card Track Reveal for Pop Smoke

Last year I had the opportunity to help market Pop Smoke’s debut posthumous record, Shoot for the Stars, Aim for the Moon.


An intuitive 64-step drum sequencer progressive web app.

May You Live Until You Die

Dev blog about building an online séance for Lord Huron in support of their new record Long Lost. - lofi music 🎧

Lofi music streams for studying, working, and relaxing.


Groove Pizza is a playful tool for creating grooves using math concepts like shapes, angles, and patterns.