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Is Roland Bringing Back The 909?

This is huge.

Roland may be bringing back the legendary TR-909 drum machine. Today the Japanese company used its Facebook page to announce a special “909 Celebration Event.”

A “global live-streaming event” will be held in celebration of 33 years of the 909. Have a look at the website here.

Meanwhile play a fully functional 909 in your browser here. Or pass the time by reading this article about how Palms Trax managed to make some great tunes without a 909 here.