In the third and final part of our interview with 808 State’s Graham Massey, the dance music pioneer gives his thoughts on creating music sing older electronic hardware, the importance of melody and the search for the perfect beat.
808 State’s achievements include taking underground dance music onto mainstream radio, into the charts and on to the first ‘stadium raves’.
You can watch part one of M’s exclusive 80s State interview here. Watch part two here.
A ‘best of’ collection, 808 State: Blueprint is out now.