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TAMA Cocktail-Jam Hybrid drum kit – powered by Roland

The concept of adding electronics to an acoustic drum set is nothing new – it’s been around for decades. But until now, it’s been complicated to do, expensive and out of the hands of the everyday drummer. That’s all changed – for the first time it’s possible to buy a…

TR-707 and TR-727 Rhythm Expansions now available for AIRA TR-8

Get four classic Roland drum machines in one When the AIRA TR-8 arrived earlier this year, there was plenty of hype. Roland had decided to return to the mighty TR-808, often cited as the most influential drum machine of all time. The TR-909, the younger, tougher sibling focusing on techno…

Protect your gear – One year free music insurance

Whether you make a living from your music or you just play for enjoyment, you’ll know that protecting your gear against theft, loss or accidental damage is a wise decision. Although most people agree that insurance is a good thing, many don’t protect their musical instruments, leaving them at risk…

Roland Upgrades V-Accordion Models

Roland is pleased to announce a significant ‘Version 2’ system update for their flagship FR-8X V-Accordion. This free, user-installable upgrade adds many new improvements and enhancements designed to make the FR-8X even more versatile in any musical situation. Based on user feedback, the new features include new drum and orchestral…

Kanade Sato: Little Drummer Girl

The Story Behind Roland’s New V-Drums Video This article was originally published by Roland U.S Have you seen the new promo video for Roland’s recently released entry-level V-Drums? If you haven’t, you really need to have a look. In the video, 11-year-old Kanade Sato, a very talented young drummer from Japan, has been…

Two Fantastic Drum Offers; Free artist kits and drum samples

  Promotions run from October 1st 2014 until December 31st 2014 The nights are drawing in, it will soon be time to start to lock yourself in your drum cave and practice, practice, practice, ready to re-emerge in the spring a better drummer. You might just need some inspiration to…

Free BCB-30 Case With Any Two Boss Pedal Purchase

Promotions run from October 1st 2014 until December 31st 2014 BUY ANY TWO BOSS PEDALS & GET A FREE BCB-30 CASE Buy any two Boss compact pedals (excluding twin pedals and Multi-FX) from October to December and your also receive a FREE BCB-30 Case. More than just a case….. The…

VR-09 version 1.03 update now available

The Roland VR-09 receives a substantial update with system version 1.03 which adds 10 new electric pianos and 15 new vintage synth sounds to the existing palette of essential tones for live use. With a focus on vintage electric pianos that drove many legendary pop, rock, country, and R&B songs…

Roland TD-1K and TD-1KV Electronic Drum Sets

Looking for an entry-level electronic drum set? Introducing the one… Choosing a drum kit for learning and practise was once a straightforward choice – shells and skins were the only affordable option; buy new but buy cheap, or buy second hand drums. Alternatively, electronic drums are perfect for practice and…

Piano Designer app for iOS and Android

Fine tune the tone of your Roland piano The reason that acoustic pianos sound so rich and complex is due to the various physical components interacting with each other. The strings, soundboard, iron frame and wooden cabinet all work together to create that beloved grand piano sound. And in the…