The TR-909 drum machine was launched 33 years ago. Though the analog/sample-based hybrid is perhaps not quite as iconic as the 808 it replaced, musicians continue to seek out its sounds today. Roland marked the 909′s birthday with a 24-hour product release party that included a DJ controller, a new plug-out synth, some BOSS guitar amps and a digital saxophone. Let’s jump on the 909 bus and take a quick tour.
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