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March 04, 2011 11:54 ET

The Worlds of Homemade Instruments and "Circuit Bending" Are Showcased on the Next Episode of Make: Live, the Premiere DIY Webcast

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - March 4, 2011) - On the next Make: Live, the premiere DIY webcast, homemade instruments and circuit bending will be featured.

On Wednesday's show, prolific maker Ranjit Bhatnagar (of shares selections from his month-long "instrument-a-day" project, including a laser-cut violin. Joining the show via Skype, musician and MAKE contributor Pete Edwards (of Casper Electronics) shares some circuit bending tips for modifying electronic toys into creative tools for music-making. And our resident music geek, Collin Cunningham, will step in for Matt Richardson as cohost.

From the folks who bring you MAKE magazine, Make: Live is a twice-monthly live streaming show-and-tell that brings the popular DIY tech magazine to life. On each episode, hosts Becky Stern and Matt Richardson share projects with a worldwide community of makers.

Wednesday, March 9th at 9PM ET at

Makers, Do-It-Yourselfers, Techies, Tinkerers, Educators, Parents, Music-lovers

About Make: Live
Make: Live is a bi-monthly live streaming webcast that brings MAKE magazine to life. Viewers can interact live with the hosts and their guests during the show, via Twitter and in the show's lively chat room. Make: Live is webcast every second and fourth Wednesday from New York City at 9pm ET/6pm PT at

About MAKE
MAKE is the first magazine devoted entirely to Do-It-Yourself (DIY) technology projects. MAKE unites, inspires, informs, and entertains a growing community of resourceful people who undertake amazing projects in their backyards, basements, and garages. MAKE celebrates your right to tweak, hack, and bend any technology to your will. MAKE is published quarterly by Maker Media, the division of O'Reilly Media, Inc., that also produces the wildly popular Make: Online (, CRAFT (, the Maker Shed online store for DIY kits, books, and more (, and the world's biggest DIY festival, Maker Faire ( "The Maker movement has brought the pre-1970s world of basement workshops and amateur tinkering into the digital age." -- The New York Times

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