How To Guides

Roland Hybrid Drums Theory: Nailing the sound in the studio

Welcome to the sixth and final installment in our hybrid drums series – a guide dedicated to combining acoustic and electronic percussion together in one drum set, to bring a whole new experience to your drum sound and your playing. We’ve teamed up with the experts at Rhythm Magazine to…

Adjusting Pad Sensitivity for TD-15 V-Drums

By Roland US Customize V-Drums to Your Drumming Style All drummers play drums differently. Some play soft, others play hard. Using different dynamic levels while playing can not only distinguish a drummer’s style, but also has an immediate and audible result on the sound that is produced.  Adjusting pad sensitivity of electronic…

Roland hybrid drums – improving your timing and musicality (part 2)

Welcome to the latest part of our hybrid drums series – a guide dedicated to combining acoustic and electronic percussion in one drum set, to bring a whole new experience to your drum sound and to your playing. We’ve teamed up with the experts at Rhythm Magazine to tell you…

Beginner drum lessons – basic grooves and patterns

  Learning the drums can be stressful especially when you’re starting out. We’ve created a series of beginner drum lessons to give you a helping hand.   Hopefully you’ve already watched beginner drum lessons part one and two. In part three, pro-drummer and Roland V-Drums artist Craig Blundell takes you through basic grooves…

How to make your drum practice more effective

Some drummers can’t get enough practice. For others, practice consists of a couple of stick hits on the dressing room door before they walk on the stage. Either way, your practice can be more productive if you give it some structure and build in an element of fun. To help,…