J. Dilla's Moog in the Smithsonian

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The mother of pioneering hip hop producer J. Dilla, who died in 2006 at 32, donated her son's Moog synthesizer and trusty Akai MPC drum machine to the Smithsonian.

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  1. when it came out and everyone was buzzing about it, I listened and said "navel-gazing backpacker glitchy po-mo nonsense."

    then I listened again. and many times since.

    I'm glad to see how happy his mom is.

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