Octapad SPD-30 Review and Videos…
The brand new electronic drum and percussion tool from Roland gets a very good review from Future Music’s Chris Barker…
Roland’s original Octapad profoundly changed the landscape of electronic percussion. The size of a briefcase, the Octapad offered drummers and percussionists the equivalent of an entire electronic rig in one self-contained unit - a new level of convenience and expression.
Today, decades later, an exciting new chapter in the Octapad history begins. The Roland SPD-30 blends the world’s most essntial sounds with the latest triggering technology in a road-tough package that’s ready for the most demanding performers.
See what Future Music think of Roland’s Octapad SPD-30, its thumbs up and thumbs down - and exactly what this amazing innovative electronic drum and percussion tool can offer all you drummer and percussionists…
Tokyo (Vampires & Wolves)
Friends of Dolphin Music The Wombats are poised to storm back to prominence with the release of the new single ‘Tokyo (Vampires & Wolves)’ on September 27th on 14th Floor Records. The single introduces the band’s eagerly anticipated second studio album (title to be confirmed), which is set to launch their unique style to a wider audience when it’s released towards the end of the year.
Way Huge pedals are one of the most sought after guitar effects pedals on the market. Known by their original names, from animal inspiration; Foot Pig Fuzz, Green Rhino Overdrive, Red Llama Overdrive, Camel Toe to Swollen Pickle, Aqua-Puss Analog delay and many more, Way Huge is a name you should know everything about. See what Way Huge and Dolphin Music have in store for you within the next few weeks….
SONAR: Master Class on Drum Productions
Sonar 8.5 includes world-class tools, instruments, and effects that will allow you to achieve amazing drum tracks. Cakewalk have put together a master class video series to show off Sonar’s amazing features, exploring writing, arranging and mixing drums in Sonar. Spotlighted are production techniques and workflow using Drummer 3, Step Sequence 2.0 and PX-64 Percussion strip. Watch this 5 part video series to make the most out of your Sonar 8.5!