Official Trailer For 808: The Heart Of The Beat That Changed Music

shockwepic_808docutrailer1The first official trailer for 808: The heart of the beat that changed music was just released. The 808 documentary features appearances and commentary from our own Hank Shocklee, Arthur Baker, Pharrell, David Guetta, Phil Collins, Lil Jon, Afrika Bambaataa, Norman Cook [Fatboy Slim], Rick Rubin, Diplo, Goldie and more.

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Looking for the Perfect Beat: A Profile Of The Los Angeles Beat Scene Featuring The Low End Theory Crew

shockleewebpic_LAlookingfortheperfectbeatThis new music documentary from Low End Theory founder Daddy Kev and director Matthew F. Smith brings you into the LA beat scene and right into the home studios and creative sanctuaries of some of best known beatmakers in the area.

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[Philly] Sat. November 9th: Bring The Noise – A Conversation Around Afrofuturism & The Art Of Noise Manifesto

shockleewebpic_BTNphillyOn November 9, 2013 < fidget >‘s Fourth Annual Fall Experimental Music Festival presents Bring the Noise: a conversation around Afrofuturism & The Art of Noise Manifesto. The event curated by King Britt and moderated by Peter Price will feature our own Hank Shocklee. Bring the Noise will provide a platform for the investigation of the current state of afrofuturist philosophy and aesthetics of experimental music.

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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.

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▶ Tropical Bass: The Moombahtodo Virulaser Mixtape By Cherman

Check out this mix from Buenos Aires born Cherman, an active member of the Folcore audiovisual collective crew based in Barcelona. This tropical mixtape of his is a cool mashup of moombah, bass, lasers and latin driven bass tunes.

A mix of moombah everything…aka moombahtodo!

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