Artiphon raises $2MM round led by Warner Music

Anthony Ha @anthonyha
March 27, 2019


Artiphon, the startup behind the electronic instrument dubbed the INSTRUMENT 1, has raised $2 million in seed funding.

We previously described the INSTRUMENT 1 as a symphony, rock band and DJ that you can hold in your hand. It’s a device that allows you to create the sounds of a guitar, violin, bass, piano or drum machine...

Press reviewers can find our press kit here and write to with inquiries.


“ and technology coming together to make something so accessible, so fun... This is what the future looks like now, get used to it”

Watch the video here.



With heaps of potential, and creativity at your fingertips this really is an instrument of the future.

Jess Bartlet
Read the review from Earmilk here.



Going far beyond what a regular MIDI controller can offer, Artiphon's Instrument 1 opens up a whole new world of performance.

G.W. Childs IV
Read the full review from Ask Audio here.