Planet Rock and other tales of the 808

Here’s the trailer for a new documentary Planet Rock & Other Tales Of The 808.

The documentary is due to be released next year, and it’s described as:

A documentary film that will tell the inspiring story of the Roland TR808, from the creation of Afrika Bambaataa’s Planet Rock which established it as a dynamic modern instrument, to how it defined hip hop and modern dance culture, through to its continued use today.

Keep your eyes on the official site for further details.