Author: Colm Clark

Colm Clark is a freelance writer, musician and composer (a.k.a. Crush Limbo) whose music has appeared in TV and film and whose songs have been sung on New York theater stages. Despite all this (if posts to social media are any indication), his proudest recent accomplishment was getting a backyard fire started with wet logs. Twitter: @malstranger

A Sound That Changed Music: The Yamaha DX7

Yamaha’s DX7 literally soundtracked much of the 1980s, gracing hits by Tina Turner, Kenny Loggins, A-Ha, Hall & Oates and many more. Its influence was profound — and ongoing. Take a deep dive into this magical piece of gear.