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Cympad’s “Pro Quality” Ad Campaign Represents The Quality And Diversity Of Modern Drumming.

Sep 01 2016

Featuring some of the most world’s recognizable drummers, Cympad’s upcoming print and electronic media campaign showcases a wide variety of players and playing styles— all of which rely on the superior sound and performance of the company’s advanced, cellular foam cymbal washers. Cympad artists included in the new campaign are Steve Smith (Journey/Vital Information), Anika Nilles (independent), Matt Greiner (August Burns Red), Alfonso Andre (Caifanes), Kimberly ...

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D’Addario’s Evans Brand Announces Calftone Drumheads, Part Of New Evans ’56 Series

Jun 15 2016

D'Addario's Evans Drumheads brand is proud to announce the release of Calftone, a premium drumhead line designed to mimic the sound, look, and feel of vintage calfskin. Calftone is manufactured using D'Addario's patented Level 360 Technology(TM), and optimizes the sonic properties of vintage drums while giving newer ones a distinctly classic tone; big, warm, boomy bass drum sounds, and full, round tone from toms. Calftone pre-orders are available now. ...

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SABIAN INTRODUCES OVERTURE TRIANGLE

OVERTURE TRIANGLE

Apr 07 2016

Sabian has announced a new line of Aluminum Alloy Triangles. Designed for percussionists on a budget, or school and educational applications, Overture Triangles are crafted from quality SABIAN Aluminum Alloy. Available in 4”, 6” and 8” models, Overture triangles produce warm tone at moderate levels, with bright, shimmering sustain. Smartly priced, they are ideal for percussionists, schools and ensembles requiring the best possible sound on a limited budget. Overture Triangles ...

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SABIAN INTRODUCES NEW BEST-IN-CLASS XSR SERIES!

XSR SERIES

Apr 07 2016

SABIAN has just announced the launch of a brand new cymbal series: XSR. Replacing Xs20, XSR will deliver unprecedented sound and performance at a price designed to fit your cymbal budget. No other series even comes close! “We work hard to keep pushing forward the art of cymbal-making,” comments SABIAN Master Product Specialist Mark Love. “The technology we have learned from making professional series cymbals eventually trickles down to more ...

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The Rhythm is Here

Mar 22 2016

Welcome to "The Rhythm Is Here! A World Music Journey in Rhythm & Song", a Rhythm Hunters' Adventure for grades K-8. This comprehensive curriculum is designed to inspire a spirit of learning about the world as students travel to discover the music, history, and culture of four distinct geographic destinations: West Africa, the Caribbean, South America, and the USA. The pages of this book are filled with rich illustrations and ...

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Yamaha CSS-A Series Concert Snare Drum

yamaha css-aseries concert snare

Mar 03 2016

The new models provide a significant upgrade from the original CSS series, most notably in their highly durable 1.2mm chrome-plated steel shells, making them the only drums of this kind offered by a major percussion manufacturer specifically for the concert percussion market. Other improvements include a 3-piece zinc/steel tubular lug tuning system to optimize the shell vibration, and a Q-Type strainer which enables the snares to be tightened ...

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Prentice Practice Pads

prentice practice pads

Mar 02 2016

Separating each pad into two pieces and adding Velcro, so they can easily come apart, allows quick and easy adjustment of the playing surface angle to suit both traditional and matched grip players. Another benefit has to do with the rubber-playing surface. It is actually embedded into the wooden surface of the pad as opposed to simply being glued on top, which provides superior sound quality and a more realistic ...

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MV 10 Drumstick

mv10 drumstick

Jul 23 2015

Brent Fitz of Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators talks about his recent change to Vater Drumsticks and the process he went through, comparing many different models and brands before finding his perfect stick model...the Vater MV10. Brent also talks about his career and about working with Slash. The performance footage was taken at sound check during his New Hampshire summer tour stop. Special thanks to Slash, his ...

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Exotic Monogram Tailor-Made Snare Drums

Apr 09 2015

Drum Workshop’s new Exotic Monogram tailor-made snare drums are playable high-end drums that are personalized with hand-inlayed laser-cut exotic wood veneers that contain two personal initials. These DW Collector’s series drums make the ultimate gift—a family heirloom to be passed down for generations. The drum is offered in two exotic African Bubinga themes, Birdseye maple, or high gloss lacquer or satin finish. There are five hardware colors ...

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Sabian Flipped Stick Stand

Apr 09 2015

Sabian Flipped Stick Stand The Sabian Stick Flip starts out as a drumstick bag, then unzips, flips, and morphs into a drumstick holder keeping transportation and function simple. The design makes transformation quick and smooth, without the need for snaps or special connections. As a stand, it sits firmly on the floor putting spare sticks within arm’s reach. Folded up, the low-profile bag is a lightweight, secure way to ...

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