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Drumdrops adds Gretsch 1960s

Drumdrops has released its Kontakt version of the Gretsch 1960s Round Badge Soul Kit with a special offer.

The first 10 packs will be free, the next 50 will be £30, the next 50 £40 and then it will go back to the retail price of £45.

New entrant to debut at NAMM

All eyes will be on the January NAMM Show in Anaheim when the newest name in electronic music, NFUZD Audio, launches. NFUZD Audio is a division of KHS America and will be “a new brand of electronic musical instruments and performance tools designed to respond to the creative potential of its users”.

Free content for DTX

Yamaha is offering samples of its flagship acoustic drum set, the PHX series, as downloads for DTX900 and DTX700 module owners. The samples include four toms (10”, 12”, 14” floor tom and 16” floor tom), 22” bass drum and a 14” Maple snare drum.

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VIDEO OF THE WEEK

Hail to the Queen

A music store competition kick-started a career which has included stints with Prince and Beyoncé. Queen Cora Dunham shares her story with digitalDrummer editor Allan Leibowitz.


Stand and deliver

The growing popularity of two-piece electronic hi-hats and of hybrids means that hi-hat stands are becoming more important to e-drummers. We spoke to the pros to find out about their weapons of choice.

What's up Dock?

Much to the surprise of a large army of naysayers, the first iPad-powered drum module is now available. digitalDrummer has been testing the Alesis DM Dock.


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