Education, research & resources:
Institute of Sonology – best place to study electronic music.
STEIM – the studio for electro-instrumental music – Amsterdam
UbuWeb – an infinite source of wisdom about contemporary arts
120 Years Of Electronic Music – a very comprehensive source of information about the early history of electronic music.
Music venues, radio stations, festivals…
Resonance FM – the best radio station in the world. No news, no ads no traffic reports – only good art and music.
Audio Art Festival, Krakow, one of the first festival in Poland dedicated to sound art. Run by Marek Chołoniewski
Polish Artists Play for Chopin – compilation of electronic music in tribute to Fryderyk Chopin
LOM label – Slovakian headquarters for electronic music, DIY instruments and other goodies…
Radio Tonka – alternative radio station in the Hague. It started as a pirate station over 20 years ago. Now you can listen to it legally 😉 Every 2nd Friday night, together with Amir Bolzman we host a show on Tonka named ‘Beast from the East’. Sometimes we have guests, other times we just play our favorite music.
‘Radical db’ festival – a young but promising festival of electronic music in Zaragoza, Spain.
OSOrecords – independent net label promoting only good stuff, including mine;-)
DIY, hackerspaces and other geeky activities
dorkbotlondon – people doing strange things with electricity, for real geeks only
Music Hackspace London – community of people interested in alternative ways of working with sound
Casper Electronics – a great resource for any DIY musical project enthusiasts. Run by a good friend, Peter.
Bastl Instruments – a great DIY instruments and synth-making company run by passionate dudes, based in Brno, Check Republic. Ahoy!