Genesis – Firth of Fifth played on the Roland SC-155

Here is a video of the Genesis tune Firth of Fifth played on the Roland Sound Canvas SC-155 device.  The Roland Sound Canvas SC-155 is part of a lineup of General MIDI based PCM sound modules and PC sound cards primarily intended for computer music usage, created by Japanese manufacturer Roland Corporation. 

Replacement Dragon 32 sticker

UPDATED 28 February 2019: New eBay link added The sticker on my Dragon 32 was a little worse for wear. Luckily, there is a seller on eBay who is selling reproduction labels. The first task was to remove the old label. This was surprisingly tricky as some of the glue was very solid and stubborn […]

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Doddington Carnival and Sports Day 2017

  On Saturday 1st July 2017, I helped with The Centre for Computing History‘s display at the Doddington Carnival and Sports Day. We took a Acorn A4 laptop, BBC Micro Model B+ 64k, Pokemon Mini, Commodore 64, Nintendo 64 and a ZX Spectrum. Unfortunately, the ZX Spectrum died 10 minuites after we setup for the event! […]

The ‘Blaze Tab Plus’ is the new improved £99.99 Android games console

The ‘BLAZE Tab Plus‘ is the natural successor to the original ‘BLAZE Tab’. It retains all the original functionality while featuring improved hardware and at the same price. Releasing in time for Christmas at just £99.99 the console will bring responsive gaming controls to your favourite android and retro games. The console is a quad […]

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