Musicians Join Forces to Pay Tribute to Keith Emerson at El Rey

Posted by on Apr 14, 2016 in News | No Comments

Some of LA’s top musicians will join forces with members of the late Keith Emerson‘s Band to pay tribute to the iconic ELP keyboardist. Some of the artists participating include Toto’s Steve Lukather and Steve Porcaro, Roxy Music/Jethro Tull veteran Eddie Jobson, Brian Auger, Steely Dan/Doobie Brothers alumnus Jeff “Skunk” Baxter and others for the Official ...

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“Music Was His Life:” RIP Keith Emerson

Posted by on Mar 20, 2016 in News, Uncategorized | One Comment

He was a classically trained pianist who, as a rocker in the 1970s, fostered what some critics described as a “flamboyant and aggressive approach to keyboards.” And until his death on March 11, Keith Emerson (1944–2016) was—just like the title of one of his group’s early songs—“A Lucky Man.” From 1970 until 1979, he was part ...

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Moogfest Releases DVD

Posted by on Jul 17, 2007 in News | No Comments

Moogfest, the annual festival celebrating the groundbreaking achievements of maverick inventor Rober Moog and his namesake synthesizer, released a DVD featuring live performances by DJ Logic, Bernie Worrell, Roger O’Donnell (The Cure), Jan Hammer and Keith Emerson. The DVD, produced by Charles Carlini of In Touch Entertainement, is distributed by MVD Visual. Click here to ...

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Wired Magazine Documents First Annual Moogfest Celebration

Posted by on May 21, 2004 in Eumir Deodato, News, Suzanne Ciani | No Comments

B.B. King’s Blues Club recently played host to Moogfest, the first annual festival celebrating the achievements of maverick inventor Robert Moog whose namesake analog synthesizer helped catapult the careers of such a diverse list of artists as rockers Edgar Winter, Todd Rundgren, Gary Numan and Devo, funksters Parliament-Funkadelic and Zapp, disco producer Giorgio Moroder with ...

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