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ROLAND (electronic drums)*

Larry has used Roland electronic drum kits during the writing and recording of U2 albums since 1996. The ease of obtaining drum sounds, portability of the kit and the flexibility sounds are assuredly the main reasons for using the kits.
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Flagship V-Drums kit with new TD-20 sound module, improved mesh-head V-Pads™, highly acclaimed V-Cymbals™ and innovative new V-Hi-Hat™ for complete playability



TD-20 Percussion Sound Module with over 500 new sounds, improved dynamics and sensitivity, plus CompactFlash storage and V-LINK*
15 dual-trigger inputs, 10 audio outputs and digital output, 8 group faders and built-in sequencer, Mastering Room and more
All-new V-Editing includes modeled snare buzz, kick beater selection, and greater cymbal customizing (i.e. size, “sizzle,” mic positions)
New PD-125BK (12”) and PD-105BK (10”) dual-trigger V-Pads feature better dynamic response, more even and accurate head/rim triggering and rim shot capability on toms
New VH-12 V-Hi-Hat with two cymbals for full motion capability and natural feel
Ergonomically designed MDS-20BK Drum Stand (optional) with more durable hardware, sleek raked design, easier vertical adjustment and ability to hide cables
Expansion slot for future upgrades and enhancements

Roland V-Drum Kit
Fez - June 2007

Roland V-Drum catalog


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