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NAMM SHOW 2019: ROLAND TM-1 TRIGGER MODULE

Posted in Blog, Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - February 9, 2019

Roland’s Global Strategic Product Marketing Manager (Drums & Percussion) Jules Tabberer-Stewart shows us the new TM-1 Trigger Module at NAMM Show 2019. The TM-1 is a unique trigger module that makes it easy to add more sounds to your acoustic drum kit. And those sounds can be anything you like,…

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NAMM NEWS: NEW KITS FROM GRETSCH DRUMS

Posted in Blog, Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - January 10, 2019

Today Gretsch Drums have announced a few new additions to their range of kits Gretsch Debuts USA Custom Limited Edition Exotic For over 6 decades, USA Custom has defined “That Great Gretsch Sound” and is considered to be one of the most recorded brands in music history. The highly acclaimed…

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ROLAND TR-8S RHYTHM PERFORMER UNVEILED

Posted in Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - March 6, 2018

Roland’s love affair with drum machines started with the Rhythm Ace R-1 back in 1964, then progressed through to the 70s and the legendary TR-77 rhythm box. On the eve of the 80s, it was Dr Rhythm the mighty DR-55 and then the unmistakable sound of the iconic TR-808 Rhythm…

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NAMM 2018: NEW CYMBAL RANGE FROM PAISTE

Posted in Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - February 8, 2018

Reto shows us the new range of cymbals from Paiste at NAMM 2018. http://paiste.com/

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NEW PERCUSSION SYNTH FROM MOOG

Posted in Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - January 12, 2018

Drummer From Another Mother (DFAM) is a highly-interactive, Semi-Modular Analog Percussion Synthesizer and a vibrant deviation from the traditional drum machine–presenting an expressive hands-on approach to percussive pattern creation. DFAM’s fully analog circuitry behaves much like a living organism, reacting in different ways to input from different individuals. To demonstrate…

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TAMA STAGESTAR DRUM KIT

Posted in Christmas Ideas, Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - November 28, 2017

TAMA’s entry-level Stagestar drum kit provides the precise bearing edges for easy tuning that beginners need and the wide tuning range that pros demand. It features famous Swingstar quality, with smaller shells – designed to fit in tighter spaces.  It’s the perfect kit for the young student who deserves a…

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DR-01S: Organic Grooves for Unplugged Musicians

Posted in Christmas Ideas, Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - November 28, 2017

Introducing the DR-01S Rhythm Partner, the world’s first virtual percussionist designed specifically for acoustic musicians. Unlike the rhythm machines used by electronic musicians and DJs, the DR-01S is packed with organic percussion sounds and simple, versatile grooves that tastefully complement the unplugged experience. It’s an ideal companion for acoustic guitar…

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YAMAHA RYDEEN DRUMSET

Posted in Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - October 26, 2017

Rydeen is the perfect beginner kit with the right combination of quality Drum Kit, Hardware and Cymbals at the right price. Available in Euro and Fusion Size configurations and comes with the Double Braced HW680W Yamaha Hardware pack and a Paiste 101 Cymbal Pack … the new RYDEEN (5-piece drum…

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SPD::ONE LAUNCH: INTERVIEW WITH V-DRUMS’ HIROYUKI NISHI

Posted in Artists, Gear, Interviews, Percussion    //    Post Date - June 15, 2017

The feedback from the inaugural Sydney Drum & Percussion Show last month indicated that the public enjoyed the quality of talent on stage and in sessions, as well as the wide array of gear on display. The 2017 drum show was also auspicious for being the global launching pad for…

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E-DRUMS AT SYDNEY DRUM & PERCUSSION SHOW

Posted in Gear, Percussion    //    Post Date - June 9, 2017

E-drum launches at Drum Show By Allan Leibowitz The debut Sydney Drum and Percussion Show was well-timed for product debuts, offering Roland its first opportunity to show off its four new e-drum products launched the day before. V-Drums general manager of product design Hiroyuki Nishi and product designer Ryo Takasaki…

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