Organizers have announced details and the schedule for the Knobcon V synth convention, scheduled for Sept 9-11 at the Hyatt Regency Schaumburg near Chicago.… Read More Knobcon V To Feature New Minimoog, MatrixBrute & DeepMind 12 Synths & More
Moog Music today announced that it has started production on the new Minimoog Model D synthesizer. … Read More Moog Minimoog Model D Reissue Now In Production
Reader Andrew Tarpinian (Modular Gray) shared this audio demo of one of the first Moog Minimoog Model D synthesizers manufactured in 35 years. Tarpinian says the Minimoog is #10 of the new run, purchased at Moogfest 2016. He says the video is not intended to be a musical performance or full demo, but to demonstrate the sound of the… Read More Minimoog Model D Reissue Audio Demo
UK-based studio Dorothy has introduced a new art print that reveals what goes on inside a Minimoog synthesizer. The creators say that the print ‘celebrates the cult of the Minimoog and the many musicians influenced by it.’ Here’s what they have to say about it: Dorothy’s cutaway print imagines a miniature world of musicians hidden inside… Read More New Poster Reveals What Goes On Inside A Minimoog Synthesizer
At Moogfest 2016, Moog Music reintroduced the classic Minimoog Model D. In the video above, Moog synth guru Nick Montoya shares a look inside of the new Minimoog Model D, explains some of the lengths they went to to reproduce the original’s sound, and also notes what some things that they changed to make the new Minimoog more reliable and serviceable.
Developer Scott Rider, aka Old Crow, has announced a Kickstarter project to fund the production of the Crowminius – a $700 Minimoog Model D inspired synthesizer.
The Bob Moog Foundation has announced that they are raffling off a gorgeous vintage Moog Minimoog Model D synthesizer, with proceeds to benefit the Foundation. The Minimoog Model D being offered, serial number 3731 was built at Moog Music’s Williamsville, NY factory on February 7, 1974. It is in excellent technical and physical condition and has been… Read More Support The Bob Moog Foundation & You Could Win A Vintage Minimoog
Developer Nicolas Toussaint let us know that he’s planning to produce the SoundForce SFC-Mini – a hardware controller for Minimoog-style software synths – via a Kickstarter project. Here is the official intro video: