Forty-six years after it was first released, Moog Music Inc. are happy to announce that the Minimoog Model D is back in production. Handcrafted just like the orginal Minimoog D the new synth is available for pre-order now.
First released in the early 1970s, the Minimoog Model D was the world’s first portable synthesizer. The instrument gained worldwide acclaim for combining the colossal sound of Moog’s large-format modular synthesizers with the accessibility of pre-wired modules.
Over the last 40 years, some of the world’s most influential artists like Trent Reznor, Gary Numan, Dr. Dre, Keith Emerson and Herbie Hancock have shaped their unique sounds and forged new musical genres using the Minimoog Model D. This valuable sonic tool is now made available to veteran synthesists and the next generation of electronic music pioneers to lay their stamp on the future sound of electronic music.
Checkout the video below for an insight into arguably the most important synthesizer of all time.