C86 Show - Indie Pop

808 State with Graham Massey

December 4, 2018

808 State are an English electronic music group, formed in 1987 in Manchestertaking their name from the Roland TR-808 drum machine. 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"