Get hands-on with loads of gear.
Knobcon is full of unique, memorable performances
2 full days of synthesizer exhibits
You never know what you'll find at Knobcon
Learn to solder and start a DIY synthesizer
Make new friends and catch up with old ones
All formats, both hardware and software are present
Knobcon is a one-of-a-kind synthesizer convention now in it's ninth year. Complete with performances, workshops and vendors, Knobcon allows for a fully immersive experience. Attendees can get their hands on an incredible amount of equipment, learn from industry professionals and talk directly with designers of some of today's most innovative synthesizer products.
Held just outside Chicago, Ill., at the Hyatt Regency Schaumburg, the entire event takes place under one roof. Enthusiasts travel from all parts of the world to attend this yearly event. Direct access to all major forms of transportation make this an easy destination for those traveling.
If you are interested in electronic-based or experimental music and the tools used to create it, this is the place for you. The diversity and passion of those at knobcon make it enjoyable for all experience levels.