Get in the mood with Google's doodle of Robert's Moog

Google's Moog synthesizer doodle is playable, allows for recordings

Robert Moog, the inventor of the Moog synthesizer, has been honoured today with a Google doodle celebrating what would have been the music pioneer's 78th birthday. It's one of Google's most creative doodles in a while, and it has an interactive element that allows you to play music on the doodle, record it and play it back.

If you create something good enough, you can grab a link and share it with your friends. The Google search page will open and your Moog recording will play automatically. We'll spare your ears from listening to any of our creations, so check out the doodle yourselves on Google's home page. There's a bit of an inside story to the doodle, too, which Mashable has covered.

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