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Update: Behringer 909 / RD-9 Progress & Bug Fixes for RD-8

Many synth and drum machine enthusiasts have been waiting a while for news on Behringer's recreation of the Roland TR-909, their own RD-9. Today Behringer have spoken out.

Roland Releases 2.0 Update For TR-8S Rhythm Performer Drum Machine

Roland tells us the free v2.0 firmware update offers next-level enhancements that make the TR-8S the most complete drum machine ever.

United Plugins Releases SubBass Doctor 808

If you mix while travelling or your mixing room or your system isn't 100% perfect, you need to see the doctor. Namely SubBass Doctor 808.

Roland TR-808 Inducted Into NAMM TECnology Hall of Fame

The legendary analog drum machine, Roland's TR-808 Rhythm Composer, has finally been recognized for its audio technology contributions and is included in the NAMM TECnology Hall of Fame.

Review: 8raw8 Analog Drum Machine

The 8raw8 is an expander that produces the same analog sound as a Roland TR-808 but without the step-sequencing capabilities Check out Rishabh Rajan's video review to see it in action.

Roland Showcases World Famous TR-808 Drum Machine & Announces V-MODA M-100 Master 808

Learn all about the history of the 808 on 808 day courtesy of Roland, plus discover the new, limited edition V-MODA M-100 Master 808 headphones.

Behringer RD-808: The Wait Is Over

It looks like the Behringer RD-8 is boxed and ready to go!

Behringer Crave & RD-808 Sound Really Fantastic Together

Just days after Behringer announced the Crave, semi-modular analog synthesizer, there's a truly excellent-sounding video demo of the RD-808 drum machine playing along side it. Worth a watch!

How To Get The Perfect 808 Sound In Pro Tools

Using carefully selected plug ins and a little care, you too can sculpt an earth-shaking 808 sub bass sound. Here's how.

System80 880 TR-808 Drum Machine Clone For Eurorack Now Available To Pre-Order

Imagine an 808-inspired drum machine that fits in your Eurorack synthesizer. That's the System80 880, and it's now available to pre-order... but it's not cheap.

New Video Of Behringer RD-808 Prototype & Reveals Release Date?

One of the most popular news items of 2018 has been Behringer announcement of their Roland TR-808 clone. We saw their prototype in Berlin and now they've shot a video demo and hinted at a release date

Roland Adds Powerful Step Loop Feature To TR-8S & TR-8 Drum Machines

It's 808 Day and Roland have released a new feature for both the TR-8S and the TR-8. Step Loop is designed to improve live pattern improvisation on both drum machines. This update is free.

5 Of The Best Hardware Drum Machines 2018

Here's a list of our five favorite drum machines of 2018 so far, from super portable to heavy hitters. Behringer, Arturia, Roland, Modal... which one will you choose?

Roland Announces Second 808-Inspired PUMA Sneaker

Roland and PUMA are going to drop a new pair of TR-808 inspired sneakers, the RS-100, on #808DAY. Here's what you need to know about this brand new shoe.

Behringer TR-808 Clone Getting New Features & Slight Delay

We will have to wait a little longer for this 100% analog recreation of the TR-808 drum machine from Behringer as they push forward by adding user-requested features.