Artists

Damon Albarn on tour using the Roland HP-508 digital piano

Damon Albarn’s latest record is self-described as “folk soul”. Produced by XL records label boss Richard Russell, the first solo record from the Blur frontman was destined to be a special one, and hopefully not the last. Taking this record on tour meant a new piano, so as luck would…

The Brits Awards 2014 – guess who’s using Roland and Boss gear

British Breakthrough Act Bastille use of Boss guitar effects pedals including the DA-2, TE-2 and MO-2, along with Roland TD-4KP V-Drums, SPD-SX and a Roland Juno G. Bastille came down to see us last year as their rise to fame was taking hold. Tight drum beats and festival ready chorus’s…

Tom Odell interview – digital pianos, writing his album and touring

Just before he started his US tour, we met up with singer-songwriter de jour, Tom Odell to talk about songwriting, beloved covers and Glastonbury. We’re huge fans of his music and we know he’s a fan of Roland because he’s got a Roland FP-80 digital piano and a Roland LX-15…

Tom Odell on playing his beloved Roland digital pianos

Winner of last year’s Critics Choice Award at the Brits (previous winners Adele, Florence + the Machine), Tom Odell had huge success in the charts with his debut studio album, Long Way Down.  A British singer/songwriter who has been compared to early Elton John, Tom writes and performs soulful songs…

Roland Session on Secret TV: Migraine by Twenty One Pilots

Twenty One Pilots perform their single ‘Migraine’ live on Roland Sessions Roland sessions have teamed up with Secret TV for a special series of videos with the best new artists on the planet. The videos are all shot in London’s world famous Metropolis studios in the Roland Artist room. The…