Saturday, March 28, 2015

It's Bob Moog day @ Crucial Audio!


BOB MOOG  
May 23, 1934 -  August 21, 2005 (aged 71)

Robert Arthur "Bob" Moog (/ˈmɡ/ MOHG; May 23, 1934 – August 21, 2005), founder of Moog Music, was an American pioneer of electronic music, best known as the inventor of the Moog synthesizer. Moog's innovative electronic design is employed in numerous synthesizers including the Minimoog Model D, Minimoog Voyager, Little Phatty, Sub 37, Moog Taurus Bass Pedals, Moog Minitaur, and the Moogerfooger line of effects pedals.



The Crucial Audio team of Steve Kollander. Kiyo and Randy Teaford test out the restoration
 of 2 historic pieces of analog electronic history from the man himself Bob Moog.
Video #1 is the Mini-Moog Model D.

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In 1953 at age 19, Moog founded his first company, R.A. Moog Co., to manufacture theremin kits.

Video #2  - Kiyo tests out The Theremin - This is 1 out of the 50 original Theremins that were
 ever made by Bob Moog in the earliest days of electronics and music. It has now been repaired, calibrated and certified by Steve Kollander. 

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Friday, March 13, 2015

Thank you to Steven Drozd of Flaming Lips

Thank you to Steven Drozd of Flaming Lips
for rocking a Crucial Audio Time Warp Delay!!!
 

Flaming Lips sound check at The Warfield 12/30/14
 

Echo-Nugget Vacuum Tube Analog Delay w/ José Neto


Jose' just received his newly modified Crucial Audio "Echo Nugget"
 
 
 
José Neto on tour with Steve Winwood.
Wells Fargo Center for the Arts in Santa Rosa, CA 08/09/2014
 
- WATCH HERE FOR YOUTUBE DEMO -

Friday, March 6, 2015

CRUCIAL AUDIO PRODUCTS - Welcome!

We've launched the new Crucial Audio Products Blog to give you a better customer support with all of our classic tube products! We'll be adding updates from our studio and touring customers as well as product updates and modifications that available to your existing Crucial Audio Products.