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Moog LP Stage Edition Synthesizer

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With an arsenal of warm, thick tones and an accessible interface, Moog’s new Little Phatty (LP) Stage Edition is an expensive but user-friendly throwback synthesizer.

The Stage Edition is a slightly cheaper, sleeker version of the Moog Tribute Edition Little Phatty. Its list of roughly 100 analog presets covers all the bases: smooth, classic Moog tones, crackling arpeggios and meaty bass settings. The instrument is on the heavy side, but not unmanageably so, and compact enough to carry easily. With a sleek, curved backside and simple array of lighted knobs and buttons, the Phatty begs for a stage, not a studio.

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