Keith Emerson Interview

An interview with synth pioneer Keith Emerson, via Open Labs:

Hailed as a keyboard legend, Keith Emerson has been one of the most important figures to emerge from the thriving UK rock scene of the 1960’s and 70’s. He is known as one of the most prominent leaders in the progressive rock movement, fusing rock ‘n’ roll with a myriad of musical styles, such as classical, jazz and world music. A modern wizard of electronic and acoustic keyboards, most notably the organ and synthesizer, he has set a standard by which others multiply. With both “The Nice” and “Emerson, Lake & Palmer,” Emerson has written and recorded some of rock’s most adventurous music and brought it to the masses with unmatched virtuosity and skillful showmanship. Listen as he describes how he has embraced Open Labs technology on his new album and tour.

2 thoughts on “Keith Emerson Interview

  1. Umm, let me see…

    He looks good for 64.

    I’m sorry. That’s the only kind thing I can think of to say. Not the most graceful way to go out, is it?

    I’m gonna go listen to Brain Salad surgery now and sob quietly.

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