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Use This Graphic To Remember The 8 Most Important Drum Machines

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It’s amazing how far drum machines have come in 26 years.

A whole lot of drum machines have been invented in the 26 years since the release of Roland’s groundbreaking TR-808 Rhythm Composer. There are so many, in fact, that it can be hard to remember which ones are which. Fortunately, we’ve just come across a handy new infographic that goes deep into the most important percussive hardware ever released. It uses the TR-808 as its start point and covers everything right on up to Native Instrument’s Maschine and Roland’s own TR-09. Check it out here.

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