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    TR-808

    Roland’s legendary TR-808 awarded a place in the NAMM Hall Of Fame

    The beat machine was featured on songs by Marvin Gaye, RUN DMC, Beastie Boys, LL Cool J, Public Enemy, Kanye West and countless more.

    NAMM 2020: Roland Go:Livecast is a live streaming studio for smartphones

    Device designed to bring broadcast quality to your smartphone live streams

    NAMM 2020: Roland reveals A-88MKII MIDI Keyboard and concept GPX-F1 Facet Grand Piano

    MIDI 2.0-ready controller and concept grand piano are expected to influence future development
    Roland MC707

    Review: Roland MC-707

    Roland bolsters the Aira range with the MC-707 – complete with beats, sounds and effects – but is this a groovebox fit for the 21st century?
    Roland Cloud SPX

    Roland Cloud intros three new models to its SRX lineup

    The SRX Electric Piano, SRX Strings and SRX Brass join the cloud-based instrument modelling suite.
    Franscesca Lombardo

    Techno-loving polymath Francesca Lombardo reveals the secrets behind her idiosyncratic sound

    The electronic producer reveals the secrets behind her idiosyncratic sound and how she overcame performance anxiety to become one of house music’s hottest artists
    Roland JU-06A

    Review: Roland JU-06A

    Roland’s Limited Edition JU-06 provided a Juno-106 experience in a Boutique-sized module. Now comes the JU-06A, a portable, hybrid Juno-60 and 106 combined. Jono Buchanan turns button-pusher.
    Roland Zenbeats

    Roland acquires Stagelight and releases Zenbeats, a cross-platform music creation app

    The beat-making app is available on Mac, Windows, iPhone and Android
    Roland MC-707 and MC-101 grooveboxes

    Roland celebrates 909 Day by bringing back MC-series grooveboxes

    The MC-707 and MC-101 are standalone production units for electronic musicians.

    Roland packs two Junos into the Boutique JU-06A

    New Boutique module puts together Juno-106 and Juno-60 sounds and features