The 30 gridz in the series were drawn in a relatively short period of time. The most time consuming part of the project was actually analyzing the gridz and writing about them because exploring the source of each grid was imperative in this project (see Introducing Gridz for concept background information).
Even though all 30 gridz follow the same guidelines and limitations, they were created with different approaches. The series can be divided in two phases: the experimental (1~14), and the intentional (15~30).
Beyond The Spectrum is an electronic track by BrainZtain featuring dark house and techno influences and even some west coast Easter eggs (see if you can spot them). The video complements the tracks experimental nature by combining various technology clips with deep-sea creatures and some geometric patterns and mirror effects.
User "Rusty" from the Elektronauts forum has spent numerous hours developing a very extensive Octatrack software editor. This morning he released a video teaser showing the editor at work. The editor has the ability to save presets of most settings, making it extremely useful for managing sample banks, effects, etc...