CMKT 4 Workshop Tour March 6 – 12 2011

Fresh off of our tour with Toydeath, CMKT 4 is back on the road with 2 different workshops!  We’ll be playing plenty of regular CMKT 4 sets, along with some purely circuit-bent CMKT 4 sets.  We’ll have plenty of circuit bent toys with us for you to check out, tons of our microphones to buy and build, new Bending Buddies, and whatever the hell this thing is:

Our Spring Workshop Tour culminates in Cincinnati with The FauxBeeA’nt Fair!

Sunday, March 6th – Contact Microphone Building Workshop & CMKT 4 Performance – I3 Detroit, 1481 Wordsworth, Ferndale, MI – 1 – 4 PM, $15

Tuesday, March 8th – Contact Microphone Building Workshop & CMKT 4 Performance – Makers Alliance, 5363 Broadway Ave, Cleveland, OH, 6 – 9 PM, $15

Wednesday, March 9th – Contact Microphone Building Workshop & CMKT 4 Performance – Hack Pittsburgh, 1936 Fifth Ave., Pittsburgh, PA, 6 – 9 PM, $15

Thursday, March 10th – Build a Bending Buddy / Circuit Bending Workshop and Circuit Bent CMKT 4 Performance – Collexion, 109 E. Loudon Ave., Lexington, KY, 6 – 9 PM, $20

Friday, March 11th – Build a Bending Buddy / Circuit Bending Workshop and Circuit Bent CMKT 4 Performance – LVL 1, 814 E. Broadway, Louisville, KY  6 – 9 PM, $20

Saturday, March 12th – The FauxBeeA’nt Fair!

Starts at Hive 13, 2929 Spring Grove Ave., Cincinnati, OH,

1:00-3:00 CMKT 4 Workshop

A Circuit bending workshop will be hosted by the infamous CMKT 4! The Class is $20 which includes the price of a kit called “The Bending Buddy” that CMKT 4 will help you build.

3:00-6:00 OPEN BENDING!

Experienced circuit benders will be on site with toys and the electronics components you need to create authentic circuit bends. Come join us in the process of circuit bending and discover the ability to create your own sonic universe.
Alex Deepa, founder of will be selling many of his kits such as The Atari Punk Console, 4017 Sequencer, the Doomsday kit, and the Lofi Fuzz kit!

Later at the Mockbee, 2260 Central Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45214, there will be a night of Installations and Circuit Bent Performances!

The FauxBeeA’nt Fair @ The Mockbee $5
Doors open at 8:00

8:00 Talking Computron
9:00 Reed Ghazala Film Screening & Odor Box Instllation
9:45 Hearts of Palm
10:30 Pelzwik & Dinger
11:00 Thriftsore Boratorium’s Drone Dome
11:30 Hardon Collider
12:00 CMKT4

Reed Ghazala: Presentation of the Film “Ant Be” by Reed Ghazala as well as his Ultra Spectacular Installation. Special appearance by Qubais Reed Ghazala, including visitor-participation installation. Reed’s first bend (1966, the vintage Odor Box circuit) will conduct electricity through your flesh! Play with yourself or others!

Previous to the Shows there will bee Workshops @

1:00 -3:00 CMKT 4 Bending Buddy Workshop $20
3:00-6:00 Open Bending & Kits

CMKT 4 returns home Sunday, March 13th for a performance with Swampp Cat, at The House Cafe, 263 E. Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb, IL