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Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Center for Craft, Creativity and Design issues call to artists

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Center for Craft, Creativity and Design issues call to artists

Also, a round-up of some local crowdfunding campaigns, and more.

by May 9, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Moogfest hints at announcement regarding 2016 festival details

Moogfest hints at announcement regarding 2016 festival details

Will Moogfest return to Asheville? What big names will perform? An announcement may be imminent.

Finalists in Moogfest 2014 circuit bending challenge embrace Moog’s tech-savvy DIY approach

Finalists in Moogfest 2014 circuit bending challenge embrace Moog’s tech-savvy DIY approach

MAKE Magazine is sponsoring this year’s compeititon, which will be judged by folks from Moog Music, Google and MAKE.

Erik Norlander and band to perform benefit concert for Bob Moog Foundation on May 8

Erik Norlander and band to perform benefit concert for Bob Moog Foundation on May 8

The concert, in honor of Moog’s upcoming 80th birthday, will be held at The Isis in West Asheville.

by March 26, 2014 0 comments Asheville Music
Moog Music renovates building in advance of Moogfest 2014 publicity crush

Moog Music renovates building in advance of Moogfest 2014 publicity crush

Renovations on the Broadway building are well underway.

Moog Music introduces the Theremini, an affordable, easy to play theremin

Moog Music introduces the Theremini, an affordable, easy to play theremin

It’s impossible to play a wrong note on the new Theremini by Moog Music in Asheville.

by February 9, 2014 0 comments Asheville Music, Asheville News
Bob Moog Foundation announces additions to Asheville-based Moog archives

Bob Moog Foundation announces additions to Asheville-based Moog archives

The Moog Foundation has rare prototypes of a Moog Apollo synthesizer and a Moog Vocoder, as well as more than 1,000 schematic drawings from 1965-85.

by February 6, 2014 0 comments Asheville Music, Asheville News
2013 Ashvegas Year in Review: The year in music

2013 Ashvegas Year in Review: The year in music

From controversy over Bob Moog’s archives to Grammy wins for Asheville artists, 2013 was a strong year in music for Asheville.

by December 27, 2013 0 comments Asheville Music
Bob Moog Foundation president questions move to deliver Moog archives to Cornell

Bob Moog Foundation president questions move to deliver Moog archives to Cornell

The cutting letter by Bryan Bell, the Moog Foundation president, questions the motives of Bob Moog’s widow and the president of Moog Music Inc. in Asheville.

by August 10, 2013 2 comments Asheville Music, Asheville News
Synthtopia.com: Moog Foundation offered $100,000 for inventor’s archives

Synthtopia.com: Moog Foundation offered $100,000 for inventor’s archives

The music website gets a detailed response from Bob Moog’s widow regarding her recent decision to donate the inventor’s archives to Cornell University.

In struggle over Bob Moog’s archives, Asheville loses

In struggle over Bob Moog’s archives, Asheville loses

Moog’s widow announces she’s delivering the inventor’s archives to Cornell University Library.

City of Asheville: Thursday is Bob Moog Day

City of Asheville: Thursday is Bob Moog Day

Moog Music is donating moe than $25,000 in instruments to Asheville City Schools to celebrate the occasion.

by May 22, 2013 3 comments Asheville features
Ice Cream social on Wednesday will celebrate Moog induction into Inventors Hall of Fame

Ice Cream social on Wednesday will celebrate Moog induction into Inventors Hall of Fame

Asheville band Ice Cream will jam the synths. Free ice cream from The Hop. Free beer from Pisgah Brewing. Free Buchi kombucha.

by April 30, 2013 0 comments Asheville News
Bob Moog to be inducted into National Inventor’s Hall of Fame

Bob Moog to be inducted into National Inventor’s Hall of Fame

Moog is being honored for a patent for a voltage-controlled filter that laid the foundation for the inventor’s famous synthesizers.

by March 29, 2013 2 comments Asheville Music
Moog Music set to unveil new analog synthesizer, the Sub Phatty

Moog Music set to unveil new analog synthesizer, the Sub Phatty

This is Sound Control to Major Tom: Moog Music has a new instrument to add to its list of stellar products.

by January 19, 2013 0 comments Asheville Music
Moogfest 2012: Writers for top tech blog Engadget visit Moog Music, Inc.

Moogfest 2012: Writers for top tech blog Engadget visit Moog Music, Inc.

The electronics nerds of Engadget pay homage to the genius of Bob Moog.

by October 24, 2012 0 comments Asheville Music, Asheville News
Moogfest creator tells SPIN there could more acts announced

Moogfest creator tells SPIN there could more acts announced

Ashley Capps tells SPIN he’s working on booking a performer who rarely performs in public any more.

by August 31, 2012 1 comment Asheville Music
Moogfest releases more detail about 2012 event; cheaper tix, no outdoor stage

Moogfest releases more detail about 2012 event; cheaper tix, no outdoor stage

Moogfest organizers began releasing more information about the 2012 edition of the Asheville music festival, and fans are asking for more details. Moogfest has already announced that last year’s three-day event will be a two-day event this year. More from the Moogfest page on Facebook today: Weekend passes will be available for the U.S. Cellular Center as well as single[Read More…]

by June 21, 2012 0 comments Asheville Music
Attention Moogerfoogers: Music software company offers Minimoog-V music software download, $199 value, for free

Attention Moogerfoogers: Music software company offers Minimoog-V music software download, $199 value, for free

The Bob Moog legacy lives on: As part of World Music Day, French music software company Arturia is giving away downloads of Minimoog-V Original music software (a recreation of a 1974 Minimoog synth, $199 value) for free starting today at 6 p.m. The Minimoog-V Original software “includes all the sounds (more than 1,000 presets created by talented artists and renowned[Read More…]

by June 20, 2012 1 comment Asheville Music
Moogfest 2012 dates announced; be alert for special announcement on June 25

Moogfest 2012 dates announced; be alert for special announcement on June 25

Here’s the press release. Make your plans now, because Moogfest is one of Asheville’s premier musical events: Put it in stone. Moogfest 2012 will be Friday, October 26 and Saturday, October 27 in downtown Asheville, NC. The festival will be a little different this year. Change is good! The full line-up will be announced in mid-July. Tune in to Facebook[Read More…]

by June 19, 2012 0 comments Asheville Music

Happy Birthday! Google honors Bob Moog with doodle that’s playable, recordable synthesizer

Google is honoring Asheville’s Bob Moog in an amazing way – with a doodle on its website that is a playable, recordable synthesizer. The doodle will go up Wednesday, which would have been Moog’s 78th birthday. From mashable.com: In celebration of Robert Moog’s 78th birthday, Google has created an epic Google Doodle to honor the electronic music pioneer. The Doodle,[Read More…]

Celebrate Bob Moog’s birthday on Wednesday with food, merch, and check out this time-lapse

There are three great ways to celebrate Bob Moog’s 78 birthday on Wednesday: by eating out or buying merchandise to support the Bob Moog Foundation, and by watching this cool time-lapse video of the making of a great new Moog mural. Eat at Early Girl On Wednesday, Early Girl restaurant on Wall Street will donate 20 percent of all sales[Read More…]

by May 21, 2012 0 comments Asheville News

Bob Moog Foundation releases 2012 calendar

Love it. Press release here: The Bob Moog Foundation announces the release of its 2012 calendar, “ Moog Pioneers in the Studio.” The calendar features photos and history from Bob Moog’s archives, as well as photos from collections of pioneering synthesists. The photos and text, compiled and written by BMF volunteer historian Brian Kehew, focus on more obscure luminaries and[Read More…]

by December 6, 2011 1 comment Asheville features