jonas bohatsch: vinyl+
jonas bohatsch: vinyl+ jonas bohatsch: vinyl+
aug 24, 2010

jonas bohatsch: vinyl+

vinyl+ is an interactive project by designer jonas bohatsch which explores expanded timecode vinyl. the project uses visual and interactive elements to take turntable DJing to a new level. the design works by sending the turntables rotational speed and needle position to a processing sketch on a computer. this sketch projects the corresponding visuals onto the vinyl record on the turntable. as the user speeds up and slows down the record, the visuals and the sounds are affected. users can scratch the record, speed it up or slow it down, eve repositioning the needle. the visuals are affected by the speed of the record, changing colour and form accordingly.

vinyl+ • Expanded Timecode Vinyl from Jonas Bohatsch on Vimeo.

  • thanks for the post!
    however, this project does more try to expand turntables than take djing to a new level. i think one could describe it as an “experimental app” for turntables. of course this technical set up would also be great for expanding djing (maybe check this out: or turntablism…

    jonas says:

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