The 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.
Register now for NYC’s biggest audio technology event, IMSTA FESTA taking place on Saturday, September 28th at SAE’s brand new headquarters in Chelsea. This is our 4th year at SAE and all the previous years have been filled to capacity and tons of fun.
[DC] Thurs. Sept. 19th: Hank Shocklee Just Added To Dub Champions Festival Opening For Lee Scratch Perry!
Hank Shocklee has just been added to the Dub Champions Festival DC show taking place this Thursday, September 19th and will be opening for reggae & dub Legend LEE SCRATCH PERRY! This will be a truly historic music moment and it all goes down at the legendary Howard Theatre – seriously do not miss this – get your tickets now – there are a few left.
Happy 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.