TNMOC in the news

Pixelh8 to play Bletchley

  • Guest of the month -- Performing Rights Society Foundation

  • Code-breaks and beats -- New Scientist

  • Datormusik på riktigt -- NyTeknik (Sweden)

  • Making beautiful music with the earliest computers -- Silicon.com

  • L'orchestra virtuale dei Pc-dinosauro -- Macworld Italy

  • Vintage computers play electronica -- Computer Weekly

  • A musical trip to Bletchley Park -- ZDNet

  • Old computers resurrected as instruments at Bletchley Park -- Slashdot

  • Bletchley's Colossus makes beautiful music -- The Register

  • Bletchley Park to stage retro computer orchestra -- bit.tech

  • Yo Colossus -- PC World

  • Composer orchestrates historic computers -- The Institution of Engineering and Technology

  • Vintage computers set to make music -- IT Pro

Matthew Applegate / Pixelh8 and Lin Jones of TNMOC interviewed on BBC Radio 4 Click On programme

  • Recorded on Friday 6 March, the interviews aired on Monday 16 March, but if you missed the broadcast you can catch it again here (15 mins and 40 secs in).

Clive Akass remembers life with slide rules

  • In PCW online.

Matthew Applegate / Pixelh8 on BBC Look East TV news

  • BBC Look East TV news

  • Matthew was interviewed at TNMOC recently about his forthcoming composition using sounds from TNMOC vintage computers. More about Obsolete? his forthcoming concerts at Bletchley Park.

Dr Sue Black tells the Daily Telegraph why she is ashamed to be British

  • because the UK Government neglects Bletchley Park -- and she gives a warm endorsement to The National Museum of Computing.

Silicon.com reports on IRIS regaining its vision

  • Includes lots of pictures of the former air traffic control system now working at TNMOC.

Matthew Applegate / Pixelh8 on BBC News 24

  • Matthew was interviewed by BBC News 24 recently about Obsolete? -- music from TNMOC vintage computers. Clip starts about 9 mins and 30 secs in.

The Register reports on TNMOC firing up the Big Green-Eyed Monster

  • IRIS, the technology that for decades kept airspace over Southern England safe can now be seen in action in public for the first time ever at TNMOC.

Matthew Applegate / Pixelh8 featured on BBC Radio 6 Music (19 mins in).

  • Matthew talks about his chip tune music, the machines he uses as instruments, his forthcoming concerts at Bletchley Park and his growing band of followers.

Colossus and TNMOC on BBC1 The One Show.

  • No longer available to view on BBC iPlayer, but it was a wonderfully atmospheric piece on the workings of Colossus and its significance as the world's first programmable electronic computer.

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