808′s Changed The World – Upcoming Documentary + Free TR-808 Drum Samples

shockleewebpic_808dayHappy 808 day, with a salute to all the producers around the world who have ever used an 808 in their beats, we present this teaser of the soon coming Arthur Baker, Alex Dunn and Luke Bainbridge documentary, ‘Planet Rock and Other Tales of the 808′ which features our own Hank Shocklee alongside a crazy cast of your favorite producers. The film is due out 2014.

For those that want to geek out extra hard, a TR-808 schematic follows after the video which you can check out while downloading 300 classic 808 drum samples, a throwback from 2012 courtesy of #freesamplefriday our weekly free audio tools roundup and Wave Alchemy.

Keep making those 808′s bang!

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  1. ted says:

    Nice video! I am a proud 808 owner.

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