Beat Box: A Drum Machine Obsession

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Joe Mansfield's 200-page Beat Box: A Drum Machine Obsession coffee-table book features 75 drum machines from the author's personal collection, with more than 200 photos by Gary Land, and a foreword by Dave Tompkins.

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Along with 200 pages of photos and drawings, BEAT BOX also includes the background and facts about each machine, archival advertisements, interviews with master drum machine programmers and innovators including Davy DMX, Schoolly-D, Marshall Jefferson and Roger Linn.

The range of drum machines covered spans several decades, from the 1950s to the late 1980s.

Book includes a download card with beats from the drum machines in the book.

Additional Information

Author Joe Mansfield
Publisher Gingko Press
Page Count 212pp
Publication Size 12.5 x 10.25 x 1
Publication Notes hardcover, full color, includes download code
Publication Date November 30, 2013
ISBN 978-0989712200

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