Shapeshifter (band)

The Roland TR-808 Rhythm Composer, produced 1980–1984, had a bass drum sound which became very important in drum and bass.

Shapeshifter (sometimes referred to as New Zealand Shapeshifter) are a live drum and bass act from New Zealand.

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The Roland TR-808 Rhythm Composer, produced 1980–1984, had a bass drum sound which became very important in drum and bass.

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The Roland TR-808 Rhythm Composer, produced 1980–1984, had a bass drum sound which became very important in drum and bass.

Drum and bass

Genre of electronic music characterized by fast breakbeats (typically 165-185 beats per minute ) with heavy bass and sub-bass lines, samples, and synthesizers.

Genre of electronic music characterized by fast breakbeats (typically 165-185 beats per minute ) with heavy bass and sub-bass lines, samples, and synthesizers.

The Roland TR-808 Rhythm Composer, produced 1980–1984, had a bass drum sound which became very important in drum and bass.
Pendulum performing live in 2010
Aphrodite in 2009 at Pirate Station, the world's largest drum and bass festival at that time, in Moscow
Congo Natty, a ragga jungle artist

Bass lines performed with a bass instrument, whether it is electric, acoustic or a double bass, are less common, but examples can be found in the work of artists such as Shapeshifter, Squarepusher, Pendulum, Roni Size and STS9.

Lee "Scratch" Perry was an early pioneer of the genre

Salmonella Dub

Dub/drum n bass/reggae/roots band from New Zealand.

Dub/drum n bass/reggae/roots band from New Zealand.

Lee "Scratch" Perry was an early pioneer of the genre

The band helped foster and tour acts like Fat Freddy’s Drop, Shapeshifter, Cornerstone Roots, Kora, and Trinity Roots, as well as the new wave of Australian acts like Budspells, Rastawookie, King Tide, Red Eyes, and the likes, can all thank Salmonella Dub for breaking new ground, in an Australasian alternative music scene which was dominated through most of the 1990s by straight guitar rock, and electronic dance music.

Nu:Tone in Zurich in 2006

Nu:Tone

British drum and bass producer who is signed to the Hospital Records label.

British drum and bass producer who is signed to the Hospital Records label.

Nu:Tone in Zurich in 2006
Nu:Tone in 2009

Shapeshifter – "Long White Cloud" (Truetone Recordings, 2005)

Past, Present, Future (Tiki Taane album)

New Zealand based musician Tiki Taane's platinum selling debut solo album.

New Zealand based musician Tiki Taane's platinum selling debut solo album.

Guest vocalists include Taane’s father Uekaha Taanetinorau and grandmother Inuwai, as well as PDigsss (Shapeshifter), Julia Deans (Fur Patrol), Celia Church, and Zaniah Carigiet.

Soulstice (album)

Soulstice is an album released by New Zealand drum and bass band, Shapeshifter in 2006 on Truetone Recordings.

The studio computer of Dunedin's Country Radio

BNet NZ Music Awards

Annual New Zealand music award presentation organised by New Zealand student radio network bNet from 1998 to 2007.

Annual New Zealand music award presentation organised by New Zealand student radio network bNet from 1998 to 2007.

The studio computer of Dunedin's Country Radio

Best new act: Shapeshifter

The System Is a Vampire

The System Is A Vampire is an album released by New Zealand drum and bass band, Shapeshifter in 2009.

The logo of the Juice TV Awards in 2002

Juice TV Awards

Annual New Zealand music video award presentation held by the now defunct New Zealand music video channel Juice TV .

Annual New Zealand music video award presentation held by the now defunct New Zealand music video channel Juice TV .

The logo of the Juice TV Awards in 2002

Best Electronic Video: Shapeshifter - "Long White Cloud"