Simmons (a Guitar Center owned brand) has updated its popular entry level electronic drum set (SD5K) with the new Simmons SD5X electronic drum set. This new offering from Simmons appears to be a hybrid of two new Read more…
Pictured above is the new Roland TD-11KV.
Pictured above is the new Roland TD-15KV.
With the addition of these new Roland electronic drum kits, Roland seems to have completed its current “new” line up of edrum offerings. The current complete line of Roland Vdrums is as followed: Read more…
For those edrummers that don’t know what the TrapKAT is, its a large 24 zone FSR midi trigger control surface (pic above of TrapKAT XL). The TrapKAT has been manufactured by Alternate Mode for many years. It is the only complete professional midi control multi surface triggering device of its size on the market today. The particular sound engine on the new TrapKAT 5KS is the same PC3 sound set from the Kurzweil line of keyboards.
Jack O’Donnell who owns Numark Industries, Akai Professional, Alesis, ION Audio, and Alto Professional has announced his acquisition of Sonivox. As regular readers to Hellfiredrums.com you may remember that Sonivox was the company that supplied the Blue Jay Soundset for the Alesis DM10.
Hopefully we will see more sound sets for the Alesis DM10 as well. For more info on this new development please see: http://www.kvraudio.com/news/18192