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January 2010

Reviews:

Yamaha DTX M-12

Korg Wavedrum

Roland TD-8

Roland DT-HD1

Head2head:

Amps and Powered Speakers

Profile:

Tom Roady: Zen master

Features:

Pearl goes electronic

Band acceptance

Long-distance drumming

Who is Keith Raper

April 2010

Reviews:

Diamond Electronic Drums 12” snare

Crappy Triggers external triggers

Jman cymbal kit

Head2head:

Mesh heads

Headphones

Profile:

Chester Thompson

Features:

ABC of VSTs

Global jam

Training in a box

July 2010

Head2head:

External Triggers

Racks

Profile:

Oli Rubow

Features:

Best of British

Re-inventing the basics

Roll up, roll up

Composition with e-drums


October 2010

Reviews:

Roland HPD-10

JamHub

682Drums e-conversion kit

Head2head:

Double pedals

Notation software

Profile:

Michael Schack

Scott Rockenfield

Features:

Hybrids heat up

Discovering a blast from the past

Electronics add dimension

Getting ready


February 2011

Head2head:

Drumsticks

E-cymbals (stick noise)

Cymbal VSTs

Profile:

Pete Lockett

Frank Jooss

Features:

New at NAMM

E-drumming for Him

E-drums rule in Europe

Your onboard studio


May 2011

Review:

DrumIt Five 2box kit

Tuff Mesh

Head2head:

Auxiliary triggers

E-cymbals (crashes)

Profile:

Dave Simmons

Johnny Rabb

Features:

How VSTs are produced

Sounds better in stereo

The low-down on hi-hats


August 2011

Reviews:

Gen 16 AE cymbals

Native Instruments Abbey Road IV

The Classic

Addictive Drums

Virtually Erskine

Head2head:

Drop-in trigger kits

Mesh heads

In-ear monitors

Profile:

John Mahon

Features:

Making a classic

For the record


November 2011

Reviews:

Pork Pie thrones

Studio Drummer

Head2head:

E-snares

Profiles:

Thomas Lang

Rob Silverman

Features:

Hyper hybrids

Pedals – the bass-ics

Drumming for the song

Ditch the module

The right balance

Just a sample


February 2012

Reviews:

Midi Knights Pro

Extreme Drum Triggers kit

SD Explained by Groove33

Head2head:

E-rides

Mesh heads

Profile:

Bill Bruford

Features:

Putting the ‘e’ in ensemble

New at NAMM

Adding percussion

Before you play


May 2012

Reviews:

ddrum Hybrid kit

Korg Wavedrum Mini

BFD Eco 1.5

Platinum Studios Rock Legends Quick Pack

Head2head:

Drumsticks

Profile:

Kenny Aronoff

Features:

Mid-range revamp at MusikMesse

Progress with Gen16

Training goes interactive

Demystifying MIDI

Check it out

Adding a zone

February 2013

Reviews:

Hart eCymbal III

Wronka EasyTrigger

Trigerra Krigg

Acoustic Samples StarDrums

Head2head:

iPad drum apps

Profile:

Jonathan Atkinson

Features:

Readers’ Choice Awards

New at NAMM

3rd Edrumtreffen

Big performance from small kits



November 2012

Reviews:

Mark Drum YES kit

trapKAT 5KS

Head2head:

Multi-pads

Profiles:

Peter Erskine

Gerçek Dorman

Features:

Dr D-drums

On guard: rims take cover

Small kit, lower cost, big impact

New mesh system for DMs



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August 2012

Reviews:

Roland TD-30KV

Roland SPD-SX

Steven Slade Drums 4.0

r-drums conversion kit

Head2head:

Mesh Heads

Profile:

Danny Gottlieb

Features:

Big names go with big names

Big kit or little kit

Stand up and be mounted


May 2013

Reviews:

Yamaha DTX400

Simmons DA200S Drumasonic 2.0

Head2head:

Aux triggers (Part 2)

Profile:

Dirk Verbeuren

Sebatian Beresford

Features:

Headphones and in-ear monitors

Diamond custom builds

First e-kit introduction

DIY: Cones or columns



August 2013

Reviews:

KAT Percussion KT2

Gen16 DS pickups

Triggera D14

Profile:

John Emrich

Sebatian Beresford

Features:

Kit alternatives

Tweaking theTD-30

Accessories:

Presonus FierStudio Mobile

MIDIJet Pro

DIY: Making a splash



November 2013

Reviews:

Simmons SD1000

Roland HPD-20 Handsonic

Apple Logic Pro X

Comparatives:

E-kicks

Bass pedals

Profile:

Ross Miller

Eric Doctor Smith

Features:

Quality or qunatity

Tweaking theTD-30

Accessories:

Seasonal gifts



digitalDrummer has compiled our Head2Head comparisons into single volumes for quick research

February 2014

Reviews:

KAT KA 1 and 2 amps

BFD3

Bum Wraps

Profile:

Mario DeCiutiis

Endre Huszar

Features:

NAMM Novelties

Readers’ Choice

Back in the Saddle

Wearable percussion

How to choose a DAW

May 2014

Reviews:

Gen16 Buffed Bronze

XM Busker Kit

682drums tRigg

iPad interfaces

Profile:

Nick Mason

Antoine Fadavi

Alan Parsons

Features:

MusikMesse review

VST

Drumdrops Kontakt 5 packs

DIY

e-Cajon project

August 2014

Reviews:

Roland TM-2

Aquarian inHEAD/onHEAD

Aerodrums

Comparatives:

e-Conversion kits

Seat thumpers

Profile:

Jon Farriss

Cliff Hewett

Features:

Behind the hybrid hype

VST

Addictive Drums 2

DIY

Mesh heads