LONDON · Music Tech Fest in London will bring together entire music technology ecosystem under one roof – from the big guys in the music industry and media, music tech startups and apps creators, to developers, researchers, artists, performers, creatives and hackers...

beside EMI Music,, Warp, Shazam,Soundcloudand many more... also Peter Kirn #5777 will be a part of the festival, as he will do an afternoon-long hands-on on visual music - an experiment, with about 80 participants!

about Peter Kirn

Peter Kirn #5777 is a technologist and composer/media artist. he is an advocate of open source technology for music, as co-creator of the open MeeBlip hardware synth and part of the team behind the embeddable libpd library, and an experimenter in audiovisual creation and performance. as the creator of and, he runs one of the most influential sites writing about the convergence of music, live and interactive visuals, and tech. his writing has also appeared in Popular Science, Make, Macworld, Keyboard, Wax Poetics, Computer Music, DE:BUG, and others.

his live perfomance work has been seen recently at Stereolux (FR), LEAP (DE), CommuniKey Festival (CO, USA), In/Out Festival (NY, USA), Saturn Never Sleeps (PA, USA), and Bootleg Theater (CA, USA), and he is founder of the now-international, community-run Handmade Music DIY performance/showcase series. he is a PhD Candidate at The City University of New York.

we're very interested to know how it goes... we'll write a full report as soon as we get the leads.