Music of the circuit-bent smoke alarms

Dylan Sheridan circuit-bent some smoke alarms and posted the results of his sonorous experiments to Bandcamp. [via Metafilter]

Circuit Bent Smoke Alarms - Ringtone Collection by Dylan Sheridan

Unprocessed sounds of circuit bent smoke alarms. If anybody uses these let me know I can't tell you how happy it would make me

Big fan of the solid feet-on-the-floor beat of call_1 but its the intricate structures of call_5 that really speak to me. I am two glasses of sawbuck wine away from making a pounding EDM track that integrates these. Read the rest

What's inside a fire alarm

I was hoping for a little firefighter homunculus.

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