Category Archives: Drums

Roland El Cajon Review: A first for Roland and a first for the cajon

Roland’s new Electronic Layered El Cajon has landed.  Featuring two in-built triggers, onboard sound module and speaker, this battery-powered hybrid cajon delivers all the features of an acoustic cajon with the added benefit of layering sampled sounds.

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A real-world challenge for the Roland TD-25

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One of the really appealing things about electronic drum kits is their practicality (read: less noise!).  Electronic drums overcome THE major hurdle for every drummer: how to play and practice without causing family breakdown, neighbourly meltdown or both.  Simply pop on your headphones and get to it – no fussing, scheduling or bargaining required.  On practicality and peace-keeping ability, acoustic drums cannot come close to their electronic siblings.

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Meet Roland’s New Mid-Range V-Drum Kit: The TD-25

td-25kv_f_galIt’s that wonderful time of year when there is electricity in the air and our favourite music brands head to NAMM and Musikmesse to reveal their newest creations. This year, one of Roland’s most anticipated releases is the newest addition to the V-Drums line – the TD-25.
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Sneak Peek: Roland TD-25KV V-Drums Prototype

We recently got our hands on a late-stage prototype of Roland’s new mid-range V-drum kit, the TD-25.  As well as all the usual V-Drum features you’d expect from Roland, the TD-25 threw a few nice surprises our way…
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LEARNING TO PLAY DRUMS WITH THE ROLAND TD1KV

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Aimed at beginner drummers, the TD1KV from Roland’s acclaimed V-Drums line has all the features an aspiring musician needs…and a few extras thrown in to make learning the drums much more fun!

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Top 5 Benefits of Electronic Drums

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If you are reading this, you are either thinking of learning to play drums, a parent of someone who wants to play drums, or you’ve seen everything Buzzfeed has to offer for the day and you’re still bored. Either way, you will be singing the praises of electronic drums by the end of this article.
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Film Everything – GoPro!

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They’re everywhere! The iPhone now has a competitor for the coveted ‘Gadget to be shoved in your face the most’ award – the truly amazing feat of design, innovation, and engineering that is the GoPro.
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