"It may surprise you to learn that you are closely related to many of our electronic instruments" (The Story of Tools
by James Poling, 1969).
Here's a tip for synthpop musicians seeking to craft an amazing artist statement: trace your lineage to all the great familes: Korg, Roland, Moog, Yamaha. How many times removed are you from the Juno-60 or the Jupiter-4? All joking aside, here's how to discover your unlikeliest heritage: Heirs to the Queen of Hearts: Tracing Magical Genealogy