JavaScript is the new Punk Rock

A session at JSConf EU 2012

Saturday 6th October, 2012

5:45pm to 6:15pm (CET)

On 4th June 1976, the Sex Pistols played Manchester’s Lesser Free Trade Hall. It was an event that changed the world forever. There were only about 40 people there, but those who attended were inspired to form their own bands, creating Joy Division, The Buzzcocks, The Fall and The Smiths. As these bands fade away, we’re long overdue for another such event. Programmers are artists, and JavaScript is the new Punk Rock.

My talk will show that JavaScript can be used to write and perform music using the wonderful Web Audio API. I’ll talk about why we should do this and why it’s the future of music. By the time the conference is over you’ll have burned your guitar, remixed a dozen tunes on GitHub, and started a JavaScript band that has its sights set on changing the world.

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Stuart Memo

JavaScript & Web Audio Personoid. bio from Twitter

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JSConf EU 2012

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Time 5:45pm6:15pm CET

Date Sat 6th October 2012

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A – Production, Alte Münze Berlin

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