David Knight - 23rd July 2012

It's coming in 2013 - the story of how the Roland TR808 changed music when Arthur Baker and Afrika Bambaataa made Planet Rock.

This documentary, directed by Alex Dunn at You Know, features interviews with some of the biggest names in dance music in the 30 years since Planet Rock was released, including Norman Cook, Paul Oakenfold, New Order, Jellybean Benitez, Quest-love, Felix the Housecat, Richie Hawtin, Tom Silverman, 2ManyDjs, Diplo, A Trak, Soul Clap, Boys Noize, Buraka son sistema and Skillrex.

Planet Rock & Other Tales of the 808 trailer
Directed by: Alex Dunn
Producer: Alex Noyer, Arthur Baker, Alex Dunn
Prod co: You Know and Baken Shaker Ltd
Written by: Luke Bainbridge
Executive Producer: Alex Noyer
Edit: Alex Dunn
Cinematography: Claudio Rietti, Stuart Birchall
Music: Arthur Baker, Alex Dunn, JellyBean Benitez, Richie Hawtin
Sound Mix: Matt Jarman

Credits

ProducerAlex Noyer, Arthur Baker, Alex Dunn
Production CompanyYou Know
Executive ProducerAlex Noyer
EditorAlex Dunn

David Knight - 23rd July 2012

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