J Dilla’s Minimoog Going To The Smithsonian Museum

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The J Dilla collection, donated by J Dilla’s mother, Maureen Yancey, includes his custom-made Minimoog Voyager synthesizer and his Akai MPC 3000 Limited Edition

The Smithsonian has announced the donation of significant artifacts from the family of award-winning hip-hop artist and producer, James “J Dilla” Yancey (February 7, 1974 – February 10, 2006).

The J Dilla collection, donated by J Dilla’s mother, Maureen Yancey, includes his custom-made Minimoog Voyager synthesizer and his Akai MPC 3000 Limited Edition, one of only 2,000 units released in 2000 Continue reading

Dual iPad Ableton Live Synth Jam

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This brief Ableton Live jam by Raw Hedroom (Trapez) shows how a Apple iPads can be used as a Live sequencing tool.

Hedroom uses Liine Griid on a pair of iPads to launch clips in Ableton Live, controlling a Moog Minimoog Voyager analog synthesizer.

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Minimoog Voyager Select Series Lunar NE

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This is a nice shot of the Minimoog Voyager Lunar LE,  from Moog Music and Nova Musik, a custom version of the Minimoog Voyager.

Features of the Minimoog Voyager Lunar LE:

  • White-washed cabinet
  • White back lighting
  • All White rocker switches
  • Black capped jack panel

From a great set of Moog Voyager Select shots.

More details at the Nova Musik site.

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