After David Van Koevering passed away, our good friend Brian Kehew had an opportunity to rescue a large amount of ephemera from the Vako archives, which included a fair amount of paperwork related to
The first track from the new Optiganally Yours album “O.Y. in Hi-Fi” has been released! https://youtu.be/Xlhs2VPJkWU The album itself will be released this year on Joyful Noise Recordings. Here’s the
https://youtu.be/GgiLJVGkLrM Please click here to pre-order this title. From the depths of the Optigan master tape archives comes this previously unreleased SAMBA jam, paired with a Marimba keyboard s
The very first time I heard about the Optigan and Orchestron was in this article penned by Bob Moog for the Sept. 1985 issue of Keyboard Magazine (with Jan Hammer on the cover).
https://youtu.be/j7czf09vh4Q Since there’s been some interest this week, here’s a quick video of the Optigan/Orchestron master tape vault, ie my library closet. Sorry for my incoherent rambling. Highl
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwFlBfo6rvTW8ihgaGGuKpSTFPc-JeN7q I finally got around to assembling and uploading some miscellaneous Optigan demo recordings made by Johnny Largo ca 1972. Some
http://youtu.be/MY4hyWds6Qk Very cool news! I knew that eventually an Optigan TV commercial would turn up! Youtube user chumrain writes this:
Finally…one has been found (I know that several people h