Something for everyone at EML

One of the good things about a collective like the Electronic Music Lab is that there’s something for everyone, no matter what level of skill you’re at or where you are on your musical journey. Even among new members, we have a range from beginners, to prolific producers like Mitch Advent, to experience DJ’s like Dr Foo.

Just last Saturday, we had different clusters of members working on

6 Nov – EML invades Home Club with Android Calling

The long awaited EP from EML is launching at Home Club on Wed 6 November! 

Android, Calling is an uninhibited genre-bending night of audiovisual psychedelia including a live mish-mash of Drum’n’Bass, surreal trip-hop, chip-tune and orchestral electronic dance music performances lined up for you. 

Tickets can be bought on site or through any EML member for $15 (inclusive of first drink and EP

3 things we learned at the SGMUSO House Party

We had a good time at the SGMUSO House Party and we learned a few things too:

#1 Setting up for a live electronic music gig can be easy, if you do it right

Principal Tutor Ben combined education with performance, by turning the soundcheck for his band Cosmic Armchair into a real life EML lesson on how to setup for a live electronic music gig. He set up the full Cosmic Armchair live rig (Korg

Lesson – Making Electronic Music with Pads and Push

7 Sep 2013 – There was a time when electronic musicians could only press play on pre-programmed tracks, or were trapped behind their computers, looking like they were checking email. Thanks to the rise of pad controllers, Launchpads and now Ableton Push, those days are gone. EML members had to opportunity to see the Ableton Push live in action as ably demonstrated by our resident controller

16 resources for playing successful live gigs

Instead of re-inventing the wheel, I’ve collected some of the best articles I’ve read about playing successful live gigs – including how to market, setup, and what to do at and after the gig in order to get you future successful gigs. To find out more, come and watch Cosmic Armchair play a live electro pop gig near you – we’ll be happy to chat about what we’re doing.
Read and learn – and