A new Suzanne Ciani documentary, A Life in Waves, will have its world premiere this spring at the 2017 SXSW Film Festival.… Read More New Suzanne Ciani Documentary, ‘A Life In Waves’, To Premiere At SXSW
We had the chance to sit down with Jean-Michel Jarre and talk with him about Oxygène and his plans for his first North American concert tour. … Read More Jean-Michel Jarre Announces His First North American Tour
In this interview, Jarre discusses how he got his start in electronic music; the genesis of his classic album, Oxygène; his perspective on electronic music; revisiting Oxygène on its 40th anniversary; and more. … Read More Jean-Michel Jarre Interview – From Oxygène To Oxygène 3
Sweetwater synth guru Daniel Fisher shared this in-depth tour of the Hammond Novachord, one of the first polyphonic synthesizers.
This video, via Reverb, features synth tech Mike Borish telling the story of the restoration of an original R. A. Moog Modular Synthesizer. The modular is # 1029 – one of only several dozen modular synthesizers built in the 1960’s by R.A. Moog, synth pioneer Bob Moog’s first company.
In 1983, Yamaha created a audio cassette that demonstrated the capabilities of their then-new DX7 & DX9 FM synthesizers.… Read More This Is How They Promoted The Yamaha DX7 In 1983
For some reason, the Kaleidophon never made it into production…..… Read More Introducing The Kaleidophon – “The Mixed Marriage Between A Violin And A Plastic Drainpipe”
When Human League started, synthesizers were for ‘million rock stars’ so they had to take a punk approach to getting the sounds they wanted. … Read More Synth Secrets Of The Human League