Watch Official Minimoog Model D Pilot Production Video at MoogFest

Some readers doubted whether our story on the Minimoog Model D yesterday was real. Now we have official confirmation direct from Moog Music about the reissue of the classic monophonic analog synth.  

We published a piece yesterday before the official announcement about how Moog were reissuing the original Minimoog Model D. Read our article with all the specs and details as we could get here.

Today Moog Music have sent out a newsletter detailing the Pop Up Factory at MoogFest and the pilot run for the Model D reissue. 

This video shows the pop-up factory and a Model D reissue synth being constructed and pieced together:

Moog Model D reissue in Moog Pop-Up Factory.

Moog Model D reissue in Moog Pop-Up Factory.

Close-up of Moog Model D reissue in Moog Pop-Up Factory.

Close-up of Moog Model D reissue in Moog Pop-Up Factory.

Here's what Moog say about the reissue:

After more than 30 years, the Minimoog Model D returns with a pilot-production run at Moogfest 2016 in Durham, NC. Handcrafted in the Moog Pop-Up Factory, the pilot-production units built during the festival will only be available for purchase on-site in the Moog Store by Guitar Center. 

Photo Credit: The Herald Sun | Kaitlin McKeown

Photo Credit: The Herald Sun | Kaitlin McKeown

The Moog Pop-Up factory is open Thursday through Sunday from 10am-6pm at 312 Blackwell St. Power Plant Gallery - Durham, NC 27701.

Web: http://www.moogmusic.com

 

 

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