PRO AUDIO
MOBILE STUDIO
Taylor

Taylor
November 21, 2012

Chad Hugo and the Moog Slim Phatty

Chad Hugo, along with co-producer Pharrell Williams, are easily considered among the most successful producers of all time and especially within the last few decades. Blending their own musical influences with eastern sounds and a knack for pop sensibility, Hugo along with Williams have been instrumental in crafting such mega hits as “I’m a Slave 4 U” (Britney Spears), “Hot in Herre” (Nelly), and “U Don’t Have to Call” (Usher). While most of you may be familiar with Chad Hugo as one half of super producers The Neptunes and member of the group N.E.R.D., others of you may be familiar with his current DJ duo called Missile Command which includes Daniel Biltmore. What you may not know yet about Chad Hugo is that he was asked by Moog to make sounds for their new all white re-issued Slim Phatty analog synthesizers.

Hugo pulls influences from his youth in Virginia Beach to his professional work …

PRO AUDIO
MOBILE STUDIO
paul

Paul
November 1, 2012

Moogfest 2012- What We Saw

So, as it does, Moogfest 2012 has come and gone. Among the many treats that come with a trip to Asheville, N.C., and visits to the Moog Factory, we also got to catch a number of shows. Rather than telling you about all the great content we have coming from our time at the factory with artists like Orbital, Chad Hugo, and all the other goodies, today I am going to talk about the shows I got to catch in between running around from shoot to shoot.

Primus 3d

Full disclosure, we were a bit late getting into town and sorting out all our credentials, so the first show we really managed to make it in for was the highly anticipated Primus 3D. Primus, as many know, is a well loved band that is fronted by the enigmatic Les Claypool. Claypool is eccentric, visionary, and very accomplished as a bass …