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Gibson G-101

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The Gibson G-101, (or "Gibson Portable Organ"), is a combo organ, a type of transistorized portable organ. [1]

29 relations: Atlantis (Sun Ra album), Back Door Man, Bass pedals, Combo organ, Echoplex, Elvis Costello, Expression pedal, Farfisa, Gibson, Italo disco, Lowrey organ, Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds, Not to Touch the Earth, Percussion instrument, Portamento, Ray Manzarek, Reverberation, Rock and roll, Staccato, Steve Nieve, Sun Ra, Sustain, The Beatles, The Doors, The Doors (album), Trumpet, Vibrato, Vox Continental, Waiting for the Sun.

Atlantis (Sun Ra album)

Atlantis is an album by American jazz musician Sun Ra and his Astro-Infinity Arkestra, released in 1969 by El Saturn Records.

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Back Door Man

"Back Door Man" is a blues song written by Willie Dixon and recorded by Howlin' Wolf in 1960.

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Bass pedals

Bass pedals are an electronic musical instrument with foot-operated pedal keyboard with a range of one or more octaves.

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Combo organ

A combo organ, so-named and classified by popular culture due to its original intended use by small, touring jazz, pop and dance groups known as "combo bands", as well as some models having "Combo" as part of their brand or model names, is an electronic organ of the frequency divider type, generally produced between the early 1960s and the late 1970s.

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The Echoplex is a tape delay effect, first made in 1959.

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Elvis Costello

Declan Patrick MacManus (born 25 August 1954), better known by his stage name Elvis Costello, is an English musician, singer, songwriter, composer, record producer, author, television presenter, and occasional actor.

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Expression pedal

An expression pedal is an important control found on many musical instruments including organs, electronic keyboards and pedal steel guitar.

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Farfisa is a manufacturer of electronics based in Osimo, Italy.

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Gibson Brands, Inc. (formerly Gibson Guitar Corp.) is an American manufacturer of guitars, other musical instruments, and consumer and professional electronics from Kalamazoo, Michigan and now based in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Italo disco

Italo disco (sometimes hyphenated, such as Italo-disco, subjected to varying capitalization, or abbreviated as Italo) is a music genre which originated in Italy and was mainly produced from the late 1970s to the late 1980s.

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Lowrey organ

The Lowrey organ is an electronic organ named for its developer, Frederick Lowrey, a Chicago-based industrialist and entrepreneur.

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Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds

"Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" is a song credited to Lennon–McCartney that appears on the Beatles' 1967 album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.

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Not to Touch the Earth

"Not to Touch the Earth" is a 1968 song by The Doors from their album Waiting for the Sun.

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Percussion instrument

A percussion instrument is a musical instrument that is sounded by being struck or scraped by a beater (including attached or enclosed beaters or rattles); struck, scraped or rubbed by hand; or struck against another similar instrument.

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In music, portamento (plural: portamenti, from portamento, meaning "carriage" or "carrying") is a pitch sliding from one note to another.

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Ray Manzarek

Raymond Daniel Manzarek Jr. (né Manczarek; February 12, 1939 – May 20, 2013) was an American musician, singer, producer, film director, and author, best known as a member of The Doors from 1965 to 1973, which he co-founded with singer and lyricist Jim Morrison.

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Reverberation, in psychoacoustics and acoustics, is a persistence of sound after the sound is produced.

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Rock and roll

Rock and roll (often written as rock & roll or rock 'n' roll) is a genre of popular music that originated and evolved in the United States during the late 1940s and early 1950sJim Dawson and Steve Propes, What Was the First Rock'n'Roll Record (1992),.

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Staccato (Italian for "detached") is a form of musical articulation.

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Steve Nieve

Steve Nieve ("naive"; born Stephen John Nason, 21 February 1958) is an English musician and composer.

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Sun Ra

Sun Ra (born Herman Poole Blount, legal name Le Sony'r Ra; May 22, 1914 – May 30, 1993) was an American jazz composer, bandleader, piano and synthesizer player, and poet known for his experimental music, "cosmic" philosophy, prolific output, and theatrical performances.

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In music, sustain is a parameter of musical sound over time.

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The Beatles

The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960.

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The Doors

The Doors were an American rock band formed in 1965 in Los Angeles, with vocalist Jim Morrison, keyboardist Ray Manzarek, guitarist Robby Krieger, and John Densmore on drums.

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The Doors (album)

The Doors is the debut album by the American rock band the Doors, released on January 4, 1967.

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A trumpet is a brass instrument commonly used in classical and jazz ensembles.

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Vibrato (Italian, from past participle of "vibrare", to vibrate) is a musical effect consisting of a regular, pulsating change of pitch.

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Vox Continental

The Vox Continental is a transistorized combo organ that was introduced in 1962.

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Waiting for the Sun

Waiting for the Sun is the third studio album by the American rock band the Doors, recorded from February to May 1968 and released in July 1968.

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