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New Drumdrops BFD pack

Drumdrops is releasing the Alan Moulder mixed 1970s Slingerland Classic Rock Kit BFD Pack on 17th June with a special offer.

This is the British sample maker’s second kit as a drum expansion pack for FXpansions BFD. The BFD pack of the 1970s Slingerland Classic Rock kit is compatible with BFD2, BFD3 and BFD Eco.

New AD2 ADpak

XLNaudio has released the United Pop ADpak.

Recorded in Hollywood’s United Recording studio, formerly known as Ocean Way, the pack features a a vintage Leedy & Ludwig kit.

Toontrack adds SD expansion

Toontrack has released the Independent SDX, an expansion for the company’s flagship drum sampler Superior Drummer 2 featuring a massive 25 GB sound library of raw, unprocessed sounds recorded at the Avast! Recording Co. in Seattle, WA.



Taylor-made for e-drums

As the drummer for Duran Duran, Roger Taylor was one of the early adopters of electronic drums, becoming the poster boy for Simmons. Thirty years on, he’s still finding new ways to use e-drums.

Taylor talks e-drums and shares some insights into the road to fame.

New at Messe

Among the surprises at MusikMesse was a new module from 2box. The DrumIt Three boasts all the features of its big brother, but with fewer outputs and dials. It will ship later this year.

A new KAT kit

Similarities between KAT Percussion’s KT3 and the Simmons SD1500 are noticeable, but not everything is the same under an identical skin.

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