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Dave Holmes (Rhythm)May 19, 2015, 12:04 GMT
Reliably transforming an acoustic set into a fully fledged hybrid has now become a cost-effective reality - the best of both worlds just got better.
Adam Jones (Rhythm)May 15, 2015, 12:20 GMT
Alan van Kleef is clearly a seriously talented man and it's remarkable to think that this drum is the work of just one individual.
Adam Jones (Rhythm)May 13, 2015, 14:32 GMT
Uncompromising in design, build, looks and sound, Sakae's Almighty Maple is appropriately named. It's an unambiguously pro spec kit and the level of quality it offers justifies the asking price.
Dave Holmes (Rhythm)May 7, 2015, 16:15 GMT
This is a fantastic all-rounder kit which is equally happy on stage or in the studio - on a jazz gig or playing rock.
Dave Holmes (Rhythm)May 4, 2015, 13:18 GMT
Carl's design prowess and attention to detail never wavers or wanes.
Adam Jones (Rhythm)May 1, 2015, 13:00 GMT
Regardless of its origins, this is a beautifully crafted, fabulous-sounding drum. Adding in the historical resonance of its wood takes it to another level altogether.
Dave Holmes (Rhythm)April 30, 2015, 13:01 GMT
AD has once again produced an impressive snare drum.
Dave HolmesApril 29, 2015, 16:15 GMT
There's no doubting, this is an incredibly expensive cajon - however, it does possess an impressive range of percussive sounds and is beautifully made.
Adam Jones (Rhythm)April 27, 2015, 12:36 GMT
Light in weight and at first sight unremarkable, the Kicker is in fact a calibrated tool that offers an instant EQ fix for your bass drum. It's cheap, effective and highly recommended.
Dave Holmes (Rhythm)April 24, 2015, 15:04 GMT
With the aid of the Eccentric Systems Eccentric Drive and Quick Torque cams, this is an impressively fast pedal. Given the likely street price, it also represents good value for money.
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