Monday, August 22, 2005

Robert Moog Dies


Robert Moog, father of the modern synthesizer, died Sunday. The sound of a Moog is unmistakable and it has been used by countless artists of all genres. I actually own a later model Moog, the Rogue. It packs a powerful punch for it's size, and you can lose hours fiddling around and finding all the weird sounds it can produce.

Here some obits:
CNet
NYTimes
BBC
And for the full story, check out the book Analog Days.