This Friday, March 13th, 808 The Movie will make it’s much anticipated world premiere at SXSW Festival in Austin, Texas. With a run time of 106 minutes, the 808 documentary will feature accounts from an array of artists such as Afrika Bambaataa, Pharrell, Diplo, Richie Hawtin, the Beastie Boys, and many more.
Roland’s TR-808 has found itself in the spotlight of many musical works throughout it’s lifespan, and 808 The Movie aims to do justice to the most influential drum machine of all time. Take a look at the official trailer below for a quick glimpse at what to expect from the documentary.
808 The Movie (Official Trailer) | Official Website
For more information and a comprehensive interview with the executive producer, Alex Noyer, head on over to Billboard