Two recent losses for the music world....

Use this forum for discussing music in general, rather than specific Acoustica products.

Moderators: Acoustica Dan, Acoustica Greg, Acoustica Chris, Acoustica Eric

Post Reply
midimoose
Posts: 149
Joined: Sat Mar 22, 2014 12:22 pm
Location: Owls Head, Maine, USA

Two recent losses for the music world....

Post by midimoose » Thu Apr 13, 2017 11:30 am

Recently passed on to the band/studio in the sky--
J. Geils, RIP. Ikutaro Kakehashi, in Japan at age 87. Kakehashi was a pioneer of MIDI, founder of the Roland corporation, and inventor of the TR-808 drum machine..(the rest is history). As I understand it, the TR-808 came about as a result of a faulty transistor. Lucky accident. I wish them both happy trails. Rick.
"Creativity is the residue of wasted time." Albert Einstein

Post Reply