Tenori-On Inspired PacklSound1 iPhone App Coming Soon, But Not Soon…

The Tenori-On is the zany Yamaha touch-based musical sequencer that caught our eye earlier this year, but this cool PacklSound1 iPhone app could very well be the portable version that puts us over the edge. It's a simpler version of the original $1,200 Tenori-On box, but that didn't stop the designer from laying down a … » 7/26/08 12:07pm 7/26/08 12:07pm

Hands On Yamaha's Tenori-On Synthesizer: We Love It

Tenori-On, the crazy light-up handheld synthesizer from Yamaha we've been geeked about for months, officially launched in the US tonight. It won't be on sale until May 1, but we got our hands on one and simply put, we were amazed. Resident Giz musician Jonny Lam (Brian's little brother) hit the event with us, and was… » 4/17/08 12:34am 4/17/08 12:34am

Tenori-On Crazy LED Digital Instrument Set for September Launch

The Tenori-On is a musical sequencer from Yamaha—basically a grid of LED-lit rubber buttons that lets you create musical loops and melodies. It may look like a prop from a 1970s sci-fi series, but it's actually a really intuitive and capable instrument that looks simply amazing. Have a look at it in action after the… » 8/31/07 6:43am 8/31/07 6:43am