Giorgio Moroder “74 Is The New 24″

giorgio-moroder-74-is-the-new-34Dance music and electronic soundtrack pioneer Giorgio Moroder has announced plans to release a new album – his first solo album in 30 years – in Spring 2015. The new album will be titled 74 Is The New 24.

The album will feature collaborations with a variety of artists, including Sia, Charli XCX, Kylie Minogue, Mikky Ekko, Foxes, Matthew Koma & Britney Spears.

In conjunction with announcement, Moroder today released a new video, for the track 74 Is The New 24. You can watch the video or listen to the track via embeds below: Continue reading

Laurie Spiegel – Improvisation On A Concerto Generator

Sunday Synth Jam: In this vintage electronic music performance from 1977, electronic music pioneer Laurie Spiegel performs Improvisation on a ‘Concerto Generator’.

Spiegel plays the Bell Labs Digital Synthesizer, an experimental additive synthesizer designed by Harold G. Alles and Douglas Bayer at Bell Labs in 1977-78. Continue reading