The global e-drumming e-zine







Luzier’s lessons

Korn drummer Ray Luzier, like many of today’s top players, uses electronic percussion on stage and in the studio. Read his fascinating interview this month.

VST debut

Rattly and Raw recently released a new sample pack - Martin France Drums for NI Kontakt and digitalDrummer’s review team put it through its paces.

NFUZD review

digitalDrummer takes a first look at the NSPIRE kit, the first offering from NFUZD Audio, part of the KHS Musical Instrument Company.

Need an owner’s manual?

We’ve tracked ‘em down so you can find ‘em. Click here.

Alesis launches Nitro

Alesis has announced a new Nitro electronic drum kit, a complete electronic drum set at an entry-level price.

Nitro features four 8” rubber drum pads, the snare boasting dual zones, plus a kick drum pad with pedal. There are three cymbals — ride, crash w/choke and hi-hat.

Two more from Toontrack

Toontrack has released two new sample libraries - the Progressive Foundry SDX and Progressive EZX.

The Foundry pack includes five complete kits, a total of 17 snare drums, 31 cymbals and five hi-hats – all captured on 26 separate channels and spanning 63 GB of raw, unprocessed sounds.

Roland adds GoPro mic

Roland has launched the WEARPRO Mic, a wearable device that provides high-quality audio capture for video cameras from GoPro. Specially designed for the popular camera series, the WEARPRO Mic supports both binaural and standard stereo recording, and plugs directly into the HERO.

Help choose the best of the best

Voting is now open for our Readers’ Choice awards. Vote here.

Find out more on


With your smartphone and a JamBlaster, you can play live in sync with other musicians from different locations over the Internet – great for rehearsals without travel or space, co-writing, or joining open jams for fun.

Make pro quality audio (and optionally video) recordings of yourself and others – both master mix and fully isolated stems

Learn and play along with 4,000+ of your favourite songs.