SOUND ATTAK - HISTORY OF DRUM TECHNOLOGY EVENING

SOUND ATTAK - HISTORY OF DRUM TECHNOLOGY EVENING
Tuesday, 28 March 2017

We would love to welcome you to a very special FREE, one off event for our amazing drumming community, to share experiences with intergrating drum technology into home recording and live performances. 

CALL 01206 368 999 or Email sales@soundattak.co.uk to book your free place.

This event is going to be hosted by Bob Usher who has had 30 years of experience of electronic drums and home recording, who can now show the benefits of the latest Roland V-Drum Technology.

  • Hybrid Drum technology – finding the right solutions
  • SPDSX / TM2 opportunities & constraints
  • Triggers and trigger bars
  • Advice on what works well in different situations

 

  • Home recording
  • Electronics kits and recording within DAW’s 
  • The role of quantize
  • Multilayered sample replacement plug ins (eg DfH Superior) within DAW’s
  • Opportunities and complexities

 

  • Sharing experiences using case studies 

 

Case Study 1 – Bob Usher - 30 Years of electronic drums and recording at home

 

The journey so far:

 

 

Drum technology

Era

1

UP Percussion electronic drums 

1980’s

2

Alesis D4 trigger setup on dampened acoustic kits with triggers

1990’s

3

Roland TD8 on mesh head acoustic kit

2000’s

4

Roland TD30K Special Edition with Logic Pro X and DfH superior (can do live demo in store)

2010’s

 

  • Discussion of how each were used to record drums at home (with photos and audio examples)
  • The opportunities and constraints within past, current and future technologies.

 

 Hybrid Drumming

  • Migrating from TM2 to SPDSX within acoustic set up – experiences so far
  • What works well and what has not. 
  • Ideas not yet tried