If you like your music glitchy, then this DIY chiptune synth could become vital to your music-making process! Create gritty bass or dial-up-inspired lead synths by controlling the complex mathematical layers of frequencies and soundscapes hiding inside the Glitch Storm MKII.
Based on Spherical Sound Society’s popular Glitch Storm, the new and upgraded Glitch Storm MKII provides a compact and effective sound-shaping solution. The glorious chiptune sounds this thing creates can add a brutally digitized aspect to any track! Listen to some of the unprocessed and mesmerising sounds straight from the synth in the video below this article.
This Arduino-powered synthesiser can be shipped either fully assembled or as a fun DIY kit, ready for you to build and add to your waveform manipulating arsenal. It features a clock out connection, allowing you to hook it up to your other hardware. As the Glitch Storm MKII is fully open source, you can even get into a bit of hacking and edit the Arduino code!
Spherical Sound Society are an independent electronics company based out of Torrevieja, Spain. A popular store here on Tindie since 2019, they are known for their wide variety of excellent modular synth gear.