'Digital Voyager' to doc the lifetime of synth pioneer Bob Moog
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The synthesizer documentary I Dream of Wires debuted on Nextflix again in August, providing a take a look at the historical past of the devices and their affect throughout genres of music. The director/producer duo movie are at it once more, and this time the story is the legacy of a synth pioneer. Digital Voyager: Retracing Bob Moog’s Sonic Journey will chronicle the life of a key determine in music historical past by following his daughter as she visits the individuals and locations that influenced her late father.
Filmakers Robert Fantinatto and Jason Amm are teaming up with with Bob Moog’s daughter, Michelle Moog-Koussa, and the Moog Basis to make the documentary. Based on the Kickstarter web page for the movie, the duo have been given “unique entry to unseen household photographs and uncommon historic artifacts from the Bob Moog Basis archives.” What’s extra, numerous iconic musicians and fellow pioneers have expressed curiosity in contributing to the venture. That listing consists of Rick Wakeman (Sure), Gary Numan, Roger Powell (Utopia), Steve Porcaro (Toto), Herb Deutsch and Moby.
For those who’re trying to help the movie, the Kickstarter marketing campaign for Digital Voyager is stay. With a pledge of $25 or extra, you will obtain a digital obtain of the documentary that is anticipated to debut in spring 2017.