Film and Game music

My cinematic music album is now on Bandcamp and other streaming services

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This is a reminder that my concept cinematic album is available for purchase on Bandcamp and for streaming on Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon, and all other streaming platforms! Link to the album: https://ethanjamesstartzman.bandcamp.com/releases Here is the story of the album: Dave and Alexa seem to have the perfect relationship to everyone that knows them. They […]

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Techno experimental noise music – Psychosis

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Techno experimental noise music - Psychosis

Here is a noisy techno track I made using Eurorack synths. The main synth sound was made by modulating the EXP CV on the AJH synth transistor core VCO with audio level CV from the Bubblesound VCOb. This is a little bit of an experimental track with straightforward drums.

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Techno trance music – Escape

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This is a techno music track incorporating some trance elements made using Eurorack synths. I used a Stillson Hammer sequencer. The bass is a bubblesound VCOb going into an SEM20(2) filter with the frequency turned way down and the resonance turned WAY up to make that bubbly sub.

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Tech House track now on Youtube!

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I’m attempting to consolidate all the different music I write onto my Youtube channel. This is a tech house track I wrote a year or so ago while on the train to Boston to go to the Pax East game convention to visit a booth that was displaying a game I composed for. Truly a […]

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Eurorack 101 musings

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The Best Thing I’ve Discovered about Modular Synthesis / Eurorack I’m a total newbie in modular synthesis and currently have 2 oscillators, 2 filters, a Maths, one VCA, one delay, and one hardware sequencer. I initially bought this gear thinking that I was going to play the keyboard into it and have an amazing big […]

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Bad Neighborhood – game music

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Day 20 of #21daysofvgm I started to write a piece using the first five notes of the minor scale, but it was so much more interesting to take the bass and melody voice and break them up into ambience.