Overview

The Roland TR-909 is a programmable step-sequenced drum machine featuring both sampled and analog drum sounds that have become staples of techno and house music. With DIN Sync24, MIDI In and Out, and individual outputs for each sound, the TR-909 can integrate with multiple other pieces of gear, and offers numerous controls for tweaking each sound. The TR-909 has been used by artists such as Future Sound of London, Moby, Fatboy Slim, Orbital, The Prodigy, Jean Michel Jarre, and The Chemical Brothers.

Product Specs

Brand
Model
  • TR-909 Rhythm Composer
Finish
  • White
Year
  • 1983 - 1985
Made In
  • Japan
Categories

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Reviews for the Roland TR-909 Rhythm Composer Drum Machine
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  • Tr-909 Review

    Verified Purchase

    Item was delivered to me personally, seller was very professional and took his time to show the 909 and explain few features. The 909 was as promised and described in the add, MINT like new condition, thanks again !!

  • epic !!!!

    Verified Purchase

    No words to describe , so far 909 was the best addition to my studio ! couldn't be happier

  • Overpriced vintage garbage

    Unless your a collector..Why?..Its like running a marathon in sandals because "That's how the Greeks did it"..U can get better or the same sound for pennies now

  • Roland TR-909 owner

    Verified Purchase

    I finally was able to purchase my first TR-909 last year and I could not be happier! The pure analog Kick sounds perfect and adjusting the tone & decay is just pure pleasure! The Snare is probably the best analog Snare ever designed sounds so crisp, clean, and good! The analog Toms sound so pure and…

  • great item

    Verified Purchase

    very happy.