TR-909 Grooves: The Bloody Beetroots
Each artist created a custom suite of grooves tailored to their unique creative style. Check out this series to hear how each participant approaches the legendary beat-making buddy and learn more about why they think the TR-909 is such a one-of-a-kind musical tool.
You may have first encountered Sir Bob, the visionary behind The Bloody Beetroots, in his Roland Cloud Artist Spotlight. Or maybe you were on a dancefloor or under a festival tent. Whatever the context, the Italian producer is sure to have left an impression. With his enigmatic masks and high-energy collaborations with everyone from Steve Aoki to Paul McCartney, Sir Bob has left quite an imprint on electronic music. Always on the move creatively, The Bloody Beetroots’ latest release is “Zoning,” a collaboration with ZHU, another artist who prefers to work behind a wall of anonymity.
In his quote above, Sir Bob tells us how essential the TR-909 is to him. As a bonus, he’s also shared his Roland TR-909 grooves illustrating exactly why The Bloody Beetroots continues to expand its roots on the worldwide stage.