Sun Ra & the Minimoog

Moog: A History in Recordings Jazz was one of the last major genres of music to embrace the synthesizer. What made it possible for synthesizers to finally thrive in jazz was portability—the availability of lightweight and easily transportable performance instruments. … Continued

Moog: A History in Recordings—Not a Moog

Not-a-Moog—Early Recordings Often Mistaken for a Moog (and Other Intriguing Cases) Last month, I offered a list of the very first ten commercial recordings to feature the Moog Modular Synthesizer. There are numerous other recordings from this same timeframe that … Continued