Photos: Erik Norlander, the Galactic Collective and the Heller duo rock “A Tribute to Dr. Bob”

Moog:  A History in Recordings—The First Moog Synthesizer Recordings

Moog: A History in Recordings—The First Moog Synthesizer Recordings

At first, Bob Moog didn’t think of his synthesizer as a total solution for the musician. He once famously said, “There was never a notion that a synthesizer would be used by itself for anything.” He pictured it as another piece of equipment in the traditional electronic music studio.

Moog: A History in Recordings by Thom Holmes

Moog: A History in Recordings by Thom Holmes

Guest blogger Thom Holmes explores how technology and musical artistry influence one another Some questions about electronic music are best answered historically. What qualities make electronic music inherently different than other music? Where…