Music History

Moog Brings Back the Ancient Modular Synthesizer (This is Rather Awesome)

If you remember guys like Keith Emerson, Rick Wakeman and Rick Wright playing keyboard devices the size of refrigerators, you’ll love that Moog, the pioneering synth company, has gone back to making some of those monsters.

Behold this glorious synthesizer porn.

Read more about the project at Wired. And if you still need more synth porn, Boing Boing has this video on the new Vintage Synthesizer Museum in Emeryville, California.

 

 

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