I've been playing the Buchla Music Easel since 1976. With its color-coded slide pots, its musically logical panel layout, and its almost sculptural patching system, I can comprehend the state of the instrument with a fleeting glance.
In September 2015, Cohen was arrested in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania during a police operation when according to police he posted on Craigslist seeking consensual sex via online correspondence with an undercover police detective. He was charged with Criminal attempt of involuntary deviant sexual intercourse with a child under the age of 16, unlawful contact with a minor and Criminal use of a communication facility. On August 12, 2016, Cohen pleaded no contest to the felony charges against him due to poor health and lack of Energy to contest the charges.
In September 2015, Cohen was arrested and charged with crimes including Criminal attempt of involuntary deviant sexual intercourse with a child under the age of 16. Cohen was released on $100,000 bail, and in August 2016, Cohen pleaded no contest to the charges. He was released on 29 July 2017 and 2 months later, on 29 September, he succumbed to natural causes at the age of 71.