Monday, October 24, 2005

DVD - documentary on Robert Moog

image"Moog" is a new 117 minutes film by Hans Fjellestad released on DVD by the Plexifilm production house.

This documentary about Robert Moog, inventor of the modern synthesizer, is a portrait of the legendary figure in music and technology and his ideas about creativity, design, interactivity, spirituality and his collaborations with musicians over the years. After inventing and building electronic musical instruments for over half a century, Bob Moog passed away on August 21st, 2005, at the age of 71 after a battle with brain cancer.

Artists such as Stereolab, Meat Beat Manifesto, Tortoise and many more contributed original music produced on Moog instruments for the soundtrack.

from Side Line

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