808 State Biography

808 State are a British electronic music group, formed in 1987 in Manchester, taking their name from the Roland TR-808 drum machine and their common state of mind. They were formed by Graham Massey, Martin Price and Gerald Simpson, and they released their debut album Newbuild in September 1988. The band secured commercial success in 1989, when their song "Pacific State" was picked up by BBC Radio 1 DJ Gary Davies.

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Mates Of State announce unique tour

They’ll play just four songs each night

  • Feb 20, 2007

PLEASE RELEASE ME

'Outpost Transmission' is out November 11...

  • Oct 17, 2002

STARS OF TRACK & FIELD

The dance veterans will be joined onstage by members of Elbow and Simian...

  • Jul 29, 2002

THE EXTENSIVE MEASURE OF DANCE

The 50,000 capacity Manchester show takes place August 3...

  • Jul 26, 2002

MANCHESTER UNITED!

The likes of Elbow and Ian Brown reported to be involved in the dance outfit's first LP for five years...

  • Dec 5, 2001

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Deep Dark Place (Soho808 Remix) Play Video

Deep Dark Place (Soho808 Remix)

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Lights Out Play Video

Lights Out

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Sweet Child of Mine Play Video

Sweet Child of Mine

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The "Last Man" Head State Play Video

The "Last Man" Head State

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DREAM STATE - Goodbye // Playedbare Sessions Play Video

DREAM STATE - Goodbye // Playedbare Sessions

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