Music that moves us.

R.I.P. — Bob Moog (1934-2005)

bob_moogInventor of the Moog synthesizer and theramin, Robert Moog (rhymes with vogue) died of brain cancer on this date in 2005. The first rock album to feature the Moog was The Doors’ Strange Days, the recording of which began 42 years ago today as well. Click here to read Joel Cummins of Umphrey’s McGee discuss Bob Moog and working with the theramin and synthesizer. Here’s the recently released Moog guitar.

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2 responses

  1. this is an awesome video, this guy is a earthy genius. thanks for educating so many on the pronunciation too!

    August 24, 2009 at 8:12 pm

    • Musical Stew Daily

      Sure thing Alex. As always, thanks for checking out the site.

      September 30, 2009 at 7:48 pm

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