Roland TR-8S Review – High-End Drum Machine

With the new TR-8S, Roland is getting even closer to a perfect rhythm performer than before, as the new unit brings a lot of improvements compared to the original TR-8 model. Judging on the name, you would probably think of it as a kind of update, but it is actually much more than that. Besides software upgrades, it also comes … Read more

Roland SPD-SX Review – High-End Percussion Sample Pad

The Roland SPD-SX is one of the best and most popular high-end sample pads around. In this article, we’re going to dive into it in more detail. The release of the original SPD-S caught the drumming world by storm, it became very commonplace to see drummers using these to trigger playback tracks, loops, and samples. … Read more

Roland TD-1DMK Review – All Mesh Electronic Drum Set

Roland’s all-mesh electronic drum sets have been traditionally isolated to their mid and high-level sets. Now with the release of the TD-1DMK, you can experience Roland’s fantastic mesh heads for an affordable price. If you wish to find a perfect electronic drum set for an affordable price tag, you should consider Roland TD-1DMK. It comes … Read more

Roland SPD-ONE Review – Individual Electronic Percussion Pads

Roland have been a big player in the percussion pad market for many years. Their pads have generally been ‘multi-pads’ with many different functions. The SPD-ONE offers something new. The various models of the SPD-ONE were brought out to fulfil a small number of functions, but do them very well. As a result, they’re smaller, … Read more

Roland Octapad SPD-30 – A Real Drummer’s Review

I’ve owned a Roland Octapad for over two years and it has become an essential part of my setup. This article covers my experience of using this instrument in comparison to other drum pads. My aim in this article is not to regurgitate tech specs. It’s a perspective from someone with a lot of experience using … Read more

Roland TD1KV Review – Compact Electronic Drum Set

Whether you’re looking for a high-quality drumming kit to practice your skills and track your progress or simply to rock it like a pro, Roland has got you covered! The TD1KV V-Drum compact drum kit features superior sounds and amazing durability, which is all you need for a good drumming session. The V-Drum kits are … Read more

The Roland TD-30KV Review – Top-End Electronic Drum Set

Roland as a brand is known for producing high quality, world-class musical instruments, and the Ronald TD-30KV is no different. Both TD-30K and TD-30KV models were introduced simultaneously, but the latter took the market by storm as it targeted high end, pro users. Build Quality and Hardware It is a lightweight model even though it … Read more