Welcome to the official MOLDOVER website
Apr 27th, 2013
Want to try your hand at remixing a Moldover track? It's not going to get much easier than this! All the sounds plus synchronized videos for SAY IT have been released as an Ableton Live pack. Chop up audio and video together at the same time like cucumbers and carrots. Submit your original remix and win fabulous prizes from Novation, Livid Instruments, and NI. Grab the SAY IT audio+video Remix Pack via Dropbox or HTTP, or watch an example video created in Ableton. Happy remixing!
Robocaster Custom Production Model
Jan 23rd, 2013
Moldover has emerged from seclusion to preview the first production model of his new guitar, The Robocaster! It's a collaboration with high-tech custom guitar maker Visionary Instruments. Check out the press from Engadget, Check The Tech, and DigitalDJTips. Here's a bonus video of Nathan Navarro test driving The Robocaster. UPDATE: Check out a great blog post and video with Jay Smith interviewing Moldover about his new projects and instruments.
Nov 27th, 2012
Moldover informs us, "I'm heading into my Fortress of SoliDude for a while. I need to spend some serious time finalizing older projects and planning what forms my new music is going to take. If you don't see me online for a while, don't worry! Creative juices are flowing :)".
Disaster averted, new video
Nov 1st, 2012
The SuperVillain Tour is over, and in less than two weeks Moldover has raised the money to recuperate from the unfortunate Iowa incident. Many thanks to the super-fans who came thru for the super-villain! Here's a new video of a new song to celebrate:
Oct 15th, 2012
Car accidents are no fun. Read all the details and find out how you can help HERE.
SuperVillain Fall Tour
Sept 20th, 2012
Moldover wields new music-making machines and unleashes the devastating power of NEW SONGS! With more than 30 events in 20 cities across the US, The Super Villain Tour is nothing if not... exhausting! Watch this video for a preview of what's to come, and peep complete details on the Live Events Page.
Sound Control Workshop Series
August 28th, 2012
Controllerism.com and Ableton are partnering for six free and exclusive West Coast workshops. The practical tools and skills Moldover will be demonstrating are designed to ignite your enthusiasm, advance your workflow and maximize your productivity with Ableton Live. Whether you're new to Live or a seasoned pro, you're sure to benefit from this unique series of workshops from this amazing artist. - Ableton Event Info - Moldover Live Events Page
July 7th, 2012
Born from the union of a passion for controllerism, and the love of community-collaboration, Moldover's jamboxes are some of the most radical and innovative instruments he's ever created. The OctaMasher, The SyncoMasher, and The MiniMasher are completely unique designs; each explores a different realm within the multi-player universe. Like jukeboxes in the 1950s and boomboxes in the 1980s, jamboxes are now playing a crucial role in the new explosion of social music and culture.
June 1st, 2012
Jamboxes are multiplayer electronic instruments. Moldover's Jamboxes, known individualy as The OctaMasher, The SyncoMasher, and The MiniMasher, now have a new home on the web. Check out jamboxes.net for information on all the instruments and builders in the jambox community.
Making of The Mojo (video), Mojo Now Open Source
April 24th, 2012
Native Instruments promo video gets 500,000 hits
April 13th, 2012
Moldover's debut album now a free download!
April 11th, 2012
In-depth In-terview on In-struments
February 19th, 2012
Nathan Lively from Sound Design Live has put together a fantastic video podcast featuring Moldover. Together they explore the workings of The Mojo, talk about making better controllers, circuit-board CDs, and the persistence of MIDI.
Long Lost Music Video, Not Actually Lost
February 8th, 2012
New Moldover DJ-Performance Video
January 23rd, 2012
Say It (Music Video)
December 10th, 2011
Moldover on iphone
November 7th, 2011
Moldover has teamed up with Reactify Music to bring you this new remixable version of "TOAST". Use the virtual MOJO Controller to manipulate the different parts of the song, record your own version, and share it with your friends!
Moldover Circuit Board Album Re-born
Oct 31st, 2011
It's back, it's blue, and the blinky light is now GOLD. Happy holidays! STORE
Oct 15th, 2011
Burning Man Schedule
Aug 24th, 2011
Catch one of Moldover's special "Un-Controlled" sets for a preview of NEW SONGS! Full schedule
August 23rd, 2011
Moldover teamed up with 60-Works Controllers to help artist Bassnectar realize his vision for a custom controller. This NectarControl prototype is a fusion of ideas from Bassnectars previous off-the-shelf controller, 60-Works' original designs, and The Mojo.
July 4th, 2011
June 25th, 2011
30 videos from The West Coast Championship Controller Controller Battle are now online. Check out performances by MOLDOVER, EAN GOLDEN, the new champ EDISON and many more on controllerism.com's battle page.
HD Concert Video
May 27th, 2011
May 11th, 2011
Listen to highlights from a 500MB sample pack included on Moldover's Super-Deluxe Pocket Edition Album. Use them in your own musical creations or as sound effects (aka "ringtones") for your personal devices!
NEW Deluxe Pocket Edition Albums
May 1st, 2011
April 24th, 2011
Sound Control - Complete Video Online
April 4th, 2011
Moldover teaches Sound Control PlayShops around the world. A complete video of a recent PlayShop is now on line. Check out the first 15 minutes here or sign up for a FREE trial membership to Pyramind Online and watch the whole thing.
"MultiMasher Tour" - North East US
February 21, 2011
January 28th, 2011
To celebrate the two-year anniversary of LoveTech, Moldover presents the world's first public performance by The SyncoMasher Quintet. The SyncoMasher instrument is like the Voltron of controllerism, uniting musicianship and technical innovation. Joining Moldover on stage to play selected songs from his album, are master controllerists ANON DAY, COLFAX, EDISON, NONAGON and RICH DDT.
December 6th, 2010
The MiniMasher is Moldover's newest social instrument. This plug-and-play jam station creates a visually interactive group musiking experience for young and old alike. Many thanks to The Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, False Profit, The California Academy of Sciences, LoveTech, and Sea of Dreams for their support !
"Mojo Workin'" West-Coast/European Tour
August 18, 2010
July 23rd, 2010
Moldover has completed a limited run of 10 hand-built Mojos. Each is numbered and autographed by the artist. Five have been sold to wonderful folks like The Berklee College of Music, multi-instrumentalist Geoff Countryman, and artist Goyo Aranaga. Five are still for sale: BUY
June 21st, 2010
Moldover would like to thank some amazing people for making his career as a musical supervillain a continuing success:
May 5th, 2010
Moldover brings his music to audiences around the US and Europe. More Details
Moldover's Album Goes Silicon: 1000 Physical Copies Sold
April 20th, 2010
Some albums go gold, some go platinum, but when an indie artist sells this many Circuit-Board CDs, the RIAA awards them a SILICON RECORD. Congratulations Moldover! Moldover has also sold over 1000 downloads via TuneCore and they gave him this widget that you can embed on your own sites:
"Who is Moldover?"
March 9th, 2010
Musician, Artist, Inventor...
"Fist Full of Faders Tour" - Official Dates
February 1st, 2010
New (!) T-Shirts
January 30th, 2010
Would you even consider attempting to dominate the entire multiverse without a really nice shirt to wear?
The Mojo can be yours
After nearly a decade of study in the art of controllerism, Moldover has created his first commercially available controller. Assimilating ideas from traditional instruments, DJ hardware, and game controllers, The Mojo puts an unprecedented level of power and completely intuitive control in your hands. Combining ergonomic elegance, rapid-fire tactile responsiveness, and bullet-proof construction, The Mojo is the sexiest controller in the entire multiverse. DETAILS - PREVIEW VIDEO
New Live Video
December 31st, 2009
HELP WANTED: Octamasher Technician; DC-Metro Area
December 24th, 2009
Applicants should have:
December 12th, 2009
Moldover has been giving private controllerism lessons for years. Previously you'd have to catch him in his home town or on tour in your city. Now Moldover is opening up his teaching practice globally. Using Skype's new screen-sharing feature, you can study one on one with Moldover anywhere in the world. MORE INFO
Awesome Edition Albums now $39
December 10th, 2009
There are a dwindling supply of the first edition of Moldover's "Awesome" Circuit Board Albums left. The price has dropped to $39:US / $49:International. Grab them before they're gone. BUY
December 4th, 2009
Moldover's album has been nominated for an Independent Music Award. Winners are decided by judges and robots so you can't help Moldover win, BUT if you're curious to learn more or bump Moldover a little higher on the "people's choice" poll, click here.
Booking NOW: Spring and Summer Tours
December 1st, 2009
If you're interested in helping create a Moldover gig in your town, contact him.
Circuit Board Video Goes Viral
October 24th, 2009
The dust has settled from the initial release of Moldover's album. The popular Gizmodo and Engadget blogs quickly picked up Moldover's "Circuit Board Instrument" video . The video immediately "went viral" racking up over 200,000 views in a matter of weeks! For more of the internet press surrounding the CD packaging check out the newly updated PRESS PAGE.
September 24th, 2009
Moldover is touring through the middle of November on the east coast. Check him out in Buffalo NY, Chapel Hill NC, Playa Del Fuego Festival DE, New York City NY, Redbank NJ, Ithaca NY, Chicago IL, Cincinatti OH, Columbus OH, Miami FL, Boston MA and more.
Moldover Album Digital-Downloads
September 5th, 2009
Holy Crap! The Album is FINALLY HERE!!!
August 18th, 2009
You can order your own copy HERE
July 29th, 2009
A crazy German dude named Nils Hoffmann has created
The Octamasher's German Little Brother.
The SyncoMasher Lives
June 1st, 2009
March 9th, 2009
Announcing SOUND CONTROL
February 22nd, 2009
New Monthly Party launched in San Francisco
January 24th, 2009
A Brief History of Moldover
January 1st, 2009
December 5th, 2008
December 4th, 2008
November 22nd, 2008
October 9th, 2008
September 30th, 2008
The Octamasher Goes to College
September 26th, 2008
September 21st, 2008
East Coast - West Coast
August 1st, 2008
Controllerism: The Third Wave
June 25th, 2008
April 19th, 2008
Controllerism: The Second Wave
February 29th, 2007
New Mix Posted, Mix Archive Opened
January 28th, 2008
November 5th, 2007
The Octamasher on Tour
July 21st, 2007, Updated Sept 10th
Remix Magazine Feature
October 1st, 2007