If you thought Terence McKenna’s suggestion that mushroom spores came from outer space is the strangest fungi-related notion ever here’s MycoLoco. MycoLoco uses a “biodata sonification module” that lets mushrooms play a synth. Here’e more from MycoLoco:
I show a couple different fungi and plants hooked to two different patches(one patch at the beginning in at the end). At the end I go over some of the basics of modular synthesis and show an example of a more simple type of patch. I need to get better at making more succinct content and video editing. I ended up doing this on my phone because my computer is terrible… I haven’t gotten a new computer or new shoes for that matter since I got into modular synthesis. But I think it’s probably time for both.
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