First Transmission: Roland Announces Release of TR-08 Drum Machine

Our resident gear-head, Andy Weights, takes a look at the little machine based on the original 808 drum sequencer.

TR-08 techno

Roland have released details of their mini-version TR-08 drum machine. The Waveform Transmitter’s Andy Weights has information on the 808’s little sister. Continue reading “First Transmission: Roland Announces Release of TR-08 Drum Machine”

Ikutaro Kakehashi: Roland Pioneer Dies Aged 87

As the electronic music industry comes to terms with the death of one of its technological pioneers, Ikutaro Kakehashi, The Waveform Transmitter’s Andy Weights reflects on the legacy left by a legendary figure.

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