: sound toys : Poetry Destroyer

Poetry Destroyer 4000 BC is an effect for warping any live audio source in semi-musical and partially rhythmic ways.

The controls adjust a series of location and time relationships that determine how the program scrubs through an audio buffer that is continuously looking to the outside world for content.

It is one of many strange and not completely useful effects I have developed. Never the less, I find it charming and it is certainly better heard than explained!

Here is the Poetry Destroyer chomping away at a viola and my occasional shouting: