The R-8 was first released in 1989 by Roland Corporation of Japan.
Roland R-8 Download
93 Total Samples
16 bit 44.1 Khz Stereo .WAV Format
Immediate Zip File Download
This is the same sample set as the: Roland R8M
It’s Awesome! Your website must be famous! Thank you again!!
I just found your cool site while looking for info on a particular synth. Love what you guys have done!
Your R-8 samples sound good to me, like a professionally recorded sample set. Thank you!!!
Your website is invaluable to vintage gear junkies like myself! Thanks!
Your Website is fantastic! Thousands of sounds for synths and drum machines…Thanks a lot!
The work you have done with the samples is really unbelievable…No loss, no noises, perfect recording.
This is the best site…I will purchase all drum machine hits, very good price, keep up the good work ;-)
This is a great deal thank you again just purchased two items NICE LOVING IT Cheers!!!!
…the samples were, and are, THE very best…You are AWESOME!
I just stumbled upon your website while looking for Prophet 600 preset demos-great job on it! Keep up the good work!
I’m a huge fan of old drums and synth and I just came across your site and the big amount of resources you have…Awesome!
..exactly what I needed. You’ve been a big help. Keep up the good work.
This is an awesome website, very inspiring. I wish I could buy all the sound sets from you, especially the old analog stuff.
Thanks a lot for opening again the website! And also thanks for keeping the spirit of the classic electronic instruments alive!!!
Click on the different category headings to find out more. You can also change some of your preferences. Note that blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience on our websites and the services we are able to offer.
These cookies are strictly necessary to provide you with services available through our website and to use some of its features.
We provide you with a list of stored cookies on your computer in our domain so you can check what we stored. Due to security reasons we are not able to show or modify cookies from other domains. You can check these in your browser security settings.
These cookies collect information that is used either in aggregate form to help us understand how our website is being used or how effective our marketing campaigns are, or to help us customize our website and application for you in order to enhance your experience.
If you do not want that we track your visit to our site you can disable tracking in your browser here:
We also use different external services like Google Webfonts, Google Maps, and external Video providers. Since these providers may collect personal data like your IP address we allow you to block them here. Please be aware that this might heavily reduce the functionality and appearance of our site. Changes will take effect once you reload the page.
Google Webfont Settings:
Google Map Settings:
Google reCaptcha Settings:
Vimeo and Youtube video embeds:
The following cookies are also needed - You can choose if you want to allow them: