808, the heart of the beat that changed music. Discover the iconic records, artists and producers influenced by the 808's unique beats and find out the secret behind its sudden discontinuation.
The 808 documentary is directed by Alex Dunn and tells the story of the influential Roland TR-808 drum machine, narrated by Zane Lowe. The film features many notable musicians who have a history using the iconic machine in their music, including the Beastie Boys, New Order, Rick Rubin, Damon Albarn, Pharrell, Felix Da Housecat, among many others. The acclaimed documentary that chronicles the incredible legacy of the Roland TR-808 drum machine will be exclusively available on Apple Music December 9th 2016.