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Mechanical music box joins the band

Swedish musician and maker Martin Molin has redesigned a 4 year-old manual music box used by his band Wintergatan live on stage. Programming paper is wrapped around a large collapsible wooden wheel and pulled through a tinkle-tinkle music box mechanism by a motorized Lego paper feeder.

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Digital accordion to get a compact cousin

After building a controller, synth, sequencer and learning system around a novel musical note arrangement, French startup Dualo started shipping the intriguing du-touch late in 2014. Now the company is set to hit crowdfunding platform Kickstarter to bring a smaller version to life – the du-touch S.

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