An exhibition highlighting 101 vintage drum machines & their impact on music over the past 60 years
beat:repeat NYCRed Bull Studios (218 West 18th Street) Map it Free
Music fans should tune into this exhibit currently on display at Red Bull Studios as part of RBMA Festival New York. Organized with the expert assistance of beat box aficionado and avid collector Joe Mansfield, beat:repeat showcases 101 vintage drum machines from Mansfield’s private collection and highlights their impact on music over the past 60 years. Accompanying the exhibit, Red Bull is rolling out an 8-part documentary series celebrating New York City anthems and the drum machines that made them possible. The segments can be viewed at the gallery and the artists featured in the series include Blondie’s Chris Stein, Arthur Baker, Le Tigre’s Johanna Fateman, and Ninja Tune’s Lee Bannon.