Roland U.S. Blog http://www.rolandus.com/blog Wed, 07 Feb 2018 21:41:53 +0000 en-US hourly 1 44766463 New Professional Roland Drum Hardware with Integrated Noise Eater Technology http://www.rolandus.com/blog/2018/01/26/new-professional-drum-hardware-with-integrated-roland-noise-eater-technology/ Sat, 27 Jan 2018 01:11:33 +0000 http://www.rolandus.com/blog/?p=15850 Noise-Reducing Kick Pedals and Hi-Hat Stand for V-Drums Players

Just announced at the 2018 NAMM Show, Roland’s new Noise Eater drum hardware solves the pedal noise transfer problems faced by electronic drummers who play in multi-story buildings. The lineup includes a single kick pedal, a double kick pedal, and a hi-hat stand, and each features Roland’s pioneering noise and vibration reduction system built into the pedal base. Designed specifically for electronic drums, the Noise Eater hardware’s advanced onboard technology is like no other drum hardware available, and is a perfect match for Roland’s industry-leading V-Drums.

Video: Noise Eater Technology

An Integrated Noise Solution for Electronic Drumming

The Noise Eater hardware uses an air channel and rubber system to suspend the pedal off the floor, dramatically reducing the transfer of pedal noise and vibrations caused by normal playing. This allows V-Drums users in multi-level homes, apartments, condos, and studios to play freely without disturbing people occupying rooms or dwellings below.

The Noise Eater kick pedals and hi-hat stand are professional-grade hardware, delivering smooth, refined performance for serious players.

RDH-100 Kick Pedal

  • Heavy-duty kick drum pedal with built-in Noise Eater technology
  • Dual chain drive and smooth bearing hinge
  • Self-aligning beater for accurate trigger response
  • Compatible with all Roland kick trigger pads
RDH-100 kick drum pedal with built-in Noise Eater system.

RDH-100 kick drum pedal with built-in Noise Eater system.

RDH-102 Double Kick Pedal

  • Heavy-duty double kick drum pedal with built-in Noise Eater technology
  • Versatile extended linkage design
  • Dual chain drives and smooth bearing hinge
  • Self-aligning beaters for accurate trigger response
  • Compatible with Roland kick trigger pads that support double pedals
RDH-102 double kick drum pedal with built-in Noise Eater system.

RDH-102 double kick drum pedal with built-in Noise Eater system.

RDH-120 Hi-Hat Stand

  • Heavy-duty hi-hat pedal with built-in Noise Eater technology
  • Innovative two-legged design conserves floor space
  • Dual chain drive and smooth bearing hinge
  • Double-braced construction
  • Compatible with Roland V-Hi-Hats

Note: Hi-hat clutch not included. Use the hi-hat clutch included with your V-Hi-Hat for proper operation.

RDH-120 hi-hat stand with built-in Noise Eater system.

RDH-120 hi-hat stand with built-in Noise Eater system.

Additional Noise Eater Products

  • The NE-10 Noise Eater is a unique sound isolation board for use with all-in-one Roland kick trigger pedals and hi-hat control pedals, as well as standard pedals.
  • The NE-1 Noise Eater is a small sound isolation foot designed to be used under the legs of a kick pad and hi-hat stand.

Learn more about all of the innovative Noise Eater products at the Roland website.

RDH-102 double kick pedal with Roland KD-140 V-Kick. NE-1 Noise Eater feet are mounted under the KD-140's legs.

RDH-102 double kick pedal with Roland KD-140 V-Kick Trigger Pad. NE-1 Noise Eater feet are mounted under the KD-140’s legs.

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Roland Announces Version 2.0 Update for the JUNO-DS Synthesizer Series http://www.rolandus.com/blog/2018/01/25/roland-announces-version-2-update-for-juno-ds-synthesizer-series/ Fri, 26 Jan 2018 03:23:28 +0000 http://www.rolandus.com/blog/?p=15743 Multisample Support, JUNO-DS Tone Manager, and Other New Enhancements for the JUNO-DS61 and JUNO-DS88

Roland JUNO-DS synthesizers.

Lightweight, mobile, and filled with high-quality sounds and hands-on controls, Roland’s JUNO-DS61 and JUNO-DS88 synthesizers are ideal for both pro players and up-and-coming keyboardists. The just-announced Version 2.0 update brings many enhancements to the popular instrument series, including multisample support, expanded performance features, and the powerful JUNO-DS Tone Manager software for Mac and Windows. The software provides an all-in-one environment for editing patches, performances, and samples, and also includes a librarian for backing up sounds and organizing setups for different playing situations.

Get the JUNO-DS Version 2.0 Update and JUNO-DS Tone Manager

The user-installable Version 2.0 update and JUNO-DS Tone Manager software is scheduled for release in February 2018.

Both will be available for free on the Downloads pages for the JUNO-DS61 and JUNO-DS88.

Roland JUNO-DS synthesizers.

The Roland JUNO-DS61 Synthesizer is compact and light, and features a 61-note synth action keyboard.

JUNO-DS Version 2.0: Newly Added Features

  • Support for the JUNO-DS Tone Manager—Powerful software for working with JUNO-DS sounds and samples.
  • Multisample support—The JUNO-DS’s Sample section has been expanded to support multisamples, allowing you to create layered sounds and drum kits using your own samples.
  • Expanded user sample memory—More onboard memory is now available for loading your own custom samples.
  • Transmit MIDI Bank/PC when a Favorite is selected—The JUNO-DS allows you to save and recall commonly used sounds as Favorites. With the Version 2.0 update, you can now simultaneously select an external sound via MIDI in a computer program like Apple MainStage or a hardware module like Roland’s INTEGRA-7.
  • Transmit MIDI notes with Phrase Pads—This gives you the ability to play sounds on an external MIDI device using the pads on the JUNO-DS61 and JUNO-DS88.
  • Octave up/down in DAW Control mode—It’s now possible to change the current keyboard range when using DAW Control mode.
  • Level indicator—The level indicator function on the Phrase Pad LEDs can now be displayed for all MIDI channels.
Roland JUNO-DS synthesizers.

The Roland JUNO-DS88 Synthesizer includes all the sounds and controls of the JUNO-DS61 and adds an 88-note Ivory Feel-G keyboard with weighted action.

About the JUNO-DS Tone Manager

The JUNO-DS Tone Manager makes it easy to work with JUNO-DS sounds on a Mac and Windows computer. The software features a comprehensive Editor section for tweaking performances, patches, samples, and multisamples in fine detail. There’s a Sample Creator section as well, which allows you to prepare raw samples and export them to a USB flash drive for loading into the sample and multisample locations in the JUNO-DS. And with the Librarian section, it’s simple to back up and organize your JUNO-DS patches, performances, and drum kits.

JUNO-DS Tone Manager: Multisample screen.

JUNO-DS Tone Manager: Multisample screen.

JUNO-DS Tone Manager: Sample Creator screen.

JUNO-DS Tone Manager: Sample Creator screen.

JUNO-DS Tone Manager: Patch edit screen.

JUNO-DS Tone Manager: Patch edit screen.

More JUNO-DS Info

Learn more about the JUNO-DS synthesizer series at the Roland website.

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New Version 1.10 Update for the Roland DJ Series Announced http://www.rolandus.com/blog/2018/01/24/new-version-1-1-update-for-the-roland-dj-series-announced/ Wed, 24 Jan 2018 18:56:33 +0000 http://www.rolandus.com/blog/?p=15731 Feature-Packed Firmware Update for the DJ-808, DJ-505, and DJ-202 DJ Controllers

With the new DJ series Version 1.10 firmware update, Roland’s acclaimed DJ-808, DJ-505, and DJ-202 DJ Controllers are now more powerful than ever. The update adds a host of features, including many based on requests from DJ series owners. The added features are specific to each model, and include enhancements like new TR-S drum sounds, more kits, new effects, enhanced performance controls, and more.

Get the DJ Series Version 1.10 Update

A separate Version 1.10 update is available on the Downloads tab for each DJ series instrument:

DJ Series Version 1.10 Update: What’s New

Roland DJ-808 DJ Controller.

Roland DJ-808 DJ Controller.

DJ-808 Version 1.10: Newly Added Features

New TR-S drum sounds:

  • 909 Low Tom/808 Low Tom/707 Low Tom
  • 909 Rim Shot/808 Rim Shot/707 Rim Shot/606 Rim Shot
  • 909 Ride Cymbal/707 Ride Cymbal
  • 606 Crash Cymbal
  • 808 Cowbell

New TR-S Master effects:

  • Drive
  • Compressor
  • Transient

New Channel FX:

  • Delay
  • Phaser
  • Noise 2
  • Bit Crush

Expanded reverb types for the mic input:

  • Reverb
  • Delay
  • Delay + Reverb

New editing functions:

  • TR-S nudge
  • Tap tempo

Other DJ-808 additions:

  • Backspin Length setting
  • Six-channel Aux mode—send all line inputs and AIRA Link device to the master output
Roland DJ-505 DJ Controller.

Roland DJ-505 DJ Controller.

DJ-505 Version 1.10: Newly Added Features

New TR-S drum sounds

  • 707 Bass Drum/606 Bass Drum
  • 707 Snare Drum/606 Snare Drum
  • 707 Closed Hi-Hat/606 Closed Hi-Hat
  • 707 Open Hi-Hat/606 Open Hi-Hat
  • 707 Low Tom/606 Low Tom
  • 707 Hand Clap
  • 707 Rim Shot
  • 707 Ride Cymbal
  • 606 Cymbal

Kits:

  • Number of kits expanded from 8 to 12
  • Kit Select function
  • Kit Copy function

New TR-S Master effects:

  • Drive
  • Compressor
  • Transient

New performance feature:

  • Step Loop function for the TR-S sequencer—loop any of the sequencer’s 16 steps on demand

Other DJ-505 additions:

  • Backspin Length setting
  • Jog Wheel Release Response setting
  • BPM range expanded from 40-300 to 5-500
  • Color parameter for Low Tom instruments
  • Performance Pad Sensitivity setting
Roland DJ-202 DJ Controller.

Roland DJ-202 DJ Controller.

DJ-202 Version 1.10: Newly Added Features

New TR-S drum sounds:

  • 707 Bass Drum/606 Bass Drum
  • 707 Snare Drum/606 Snare Drum
  • 707 Closed Hi-Hat/606 Closed Hi-Hat
  • 707 Open Hi-Hat/606 Open Hi-Hat
  • 707 Low Tom/606 Low Tom
  • 707 Hand Clap
  • 707 Rim Shot
  • 707 Ride Cymbal
  • 606 Cymbal

Kits:

  • Number of kits expanded from 8 to 12

Other DJ-202 additions:

  • Backspin Length setting
  • Jog Wheel Release Response setting
  • BPM range expanded from 40-300 to 5-500

More About the Roland DJ Series

Learn more about the Roland DJ series at the DJ-808, DJ-505, and DJ-202 product pages.

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Exciting New Additions to the Roland Accessories Lineup http://www.rolandus.com/blog/2018/01/24/new-additions-to-the-roland-accessories-lineup/ Wed, 24 Jan 2018 09:23:09 +0000 http://www.rolandus.com/blog/?p=15811 More Premium Solutions Introduced at the 2018 NAMM Show

Roland’s expansive lineup of premium music accessory solutions continues to grow even larger. We’ve added lots of custom bags for your favorite Roland instruments, plus rugged covers for the various Blues Cube and Jazz Chorus guitar amp models. There are new keyboard stands as well, along with rosewood finish options for our deluxe piano benches. Read on to find out more about these and other great new accessories, available at select Roland dealers.

Protect Your Gear with Custom Roland Bags

Our lineup of Black Series bags has been expanded with models for the JD-Xi synth and DJ-202 and DJ-505 DJ Controllers. There are also bag and pouch options for the new R-07 High-Resolution Audio Recorder, which was recently released at CES 2018. And if you’ve got a Roland Boutique module, you’re sure to be interested in our limited-edition bag that celebrates the legacy of Roland’s historic TR-808 drum machine.

Custom bags for the JD-Xi, DJ-505, and DJ-202 (left to right).

Custom bags for the JD-Xi, DJ-505, and DJ-202 (left to right).

Limited-edition Roland Boutique bag (left) and bags for the R-07 recorder.

Limited-edition Roland Boutique bag (left) and bags for the R-07 recorder.

Keep Your Roland Amp Looking New

If you own a Blues Cube or Jazz Chorus guitar amp, these custom covers will help protect it from dust and scrapes, both at home and on the move. Constructed with premium materials, the covers fit perfectly and are built to last. Blues Cube amp covers feature an embroidered Blues Cube logo, while JC-120, JC-40, and JC-22 covers feature an embroidered Roland logo.

Amp covers are now available for Blues Cube and JC-series guitar amps.

Amp covers are now available for Blues Cube and Jazz Chorus guitar amps.

Rosewood Finish Piano Benches

Many new Roland pianos are offered in rosewood finish options, and we’ve now got piano benches to match. Ten different styles are available, from basic benches to premium models with deluxe cushioning and built-in storage compartments. There are standard and duet sizes as well. These new rosewood models complement our previously available finish options, which include polished ebony, polished white, satin black, and satin white.

The top-of-the line RPD-D500RW piano bench features a rosewood finish, integrated storage, and a wide cushioned seat with room for two players.

The top-of-the line RPB-D500RW piano bench features a rosewood finish, integrated storage, and a wide cushioned seat with room for two players.

X-Style Keyboard Stands

The Roland lineup includes stands for all types of gear, from keyboards to speakers, amps, and more. We’ve now added two classic X-style keyboard stands, which provide solid support and fold down flat for easy portability. The KS-10X is ideal for lighter weight keyboards, while the double-braced KS-20X works well with heavier keyboards, including 88-note models.

The KS-10X (left) is perfect for standard keyboards, while the KS-20X offers more support for larger models.

The KS-10X (left) is perfect for standard keyboards, while the KS-20X offers double-bracing to support larger, heavier keyboards.

New V-Drums Accessories

The RDK-1 drum key features a compact, non-flanged shape to easily fit Roland V-Drums racks for quick and easy adjustments. It works with V-Pads as well, and has a magnetized head for storing on a drum lug.

We’ve also introduced two new kick drum beaters for V-Drums. Specially designed for Roland kick trigger pads, the KDB-100 is a self-aligning kick drum beater that automatically adjusts to hit flush every time, providing accurate triggering and optimum response. Perfect for practicing V-Drums players, the KDB-200 beater reduces impact and rebound noise when playing Roland kick trigger pads, and can be used with acoustic bass drums as well.

RDK-1 Drum Key and KPD-100 Self-Alligning Kick Drum Beater.

RDK-1 Drum Key and KDB-100 Self-Aligning Kick Drum Beater.

Powerful LED Lamp for Mixers and Gear Racks

The new LCL-PRO is a powerful LED lamp with four cool bulbs and a 4-pin XLR connector that plugs into your console for power and dimming control.

LCL-Pro LED lamp.

LCL-Pro LED lamp.

Roland JUPITER-8 T-Shirt

If you’re a fan of the legendary JUPITER-8 analog synth, you’ll definitely want to grab this great new T-shirt. Made with soft 100% preshrunk cotton and available in small, medium, large, XL, and 2XL sizes.

Celebrate the Roland JUPITER-8 with this cool new T.

Celebrate the Roland JUPITER-8 with this cool new shirt.

Top-Quality Solutions for All Your Music Accessory Needs

Check out the massive range of Roland music accessories at our website.

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New ScratchX Extension for GO:KEYS http://www.rolandus.com/blog/2018/01/09/scratchx-extension-for-gokeys/ Wed, 10 Jan 2018 07:42:57 +0000 http://www.rolandus.com/blog/?p=15715 Make Music and Learn to Code with GO:KEYS and the Scratch Visual Programming Language
Roland GO:KEYS portable keyboard.

Roland GO:KEYS portable keyboard.

Portable and easy to use, Roland’s GO:KEYS is a great keyboard for children to explore sounds and have fun with music. Now, it’s possible to use GO:KEYS with ScratchX, a version of the popular Scratch visual programming language. With ScratchX and the GO:KEYS ScratchX Extension, kids are able to create original interactive stories, games, and animations with sounds and music accompaniment from GO:KEYS. The keyboard can also be used as an interactive controller for animation and other content created with ScratchX. Together, GO:KEYS and ScratchX offer a unique and powerful platform for inspiring children and helping them explore their creativity.

About Scratch and ScratchX

Scratch is a project of the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and is used by millions of children around the world. Provided free of charge, Scratch helps young people learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively, which are essential skills for life in the 21st century.

ScratchX is a browser-based platform for working with experimental extensions built by developers for Scratch.

You can learn more about Scratch and ScratchX at the ScratchX website.

GO:KEYS ScratchX Extension screenshot.

GO:KEYS ScratchX Extension screenshot.

Using GO:KEYS with ScratchX

To be used with ScratchX, GO:KEYS must be running System Program 1.20 or higher. The latest version is available at the GO:KEYS Downloads page.

You also need the GO:KEYS ScratchX Extension. The extension and operating instructions are available at the GO:KEYS ScratchX Extension page.

ScratchX and the GO:KEYS ScratchX Extension are compatible with Google Chrome for Windows and Mac.

Roland GO:KEYS portable keyboard.

Roland GO:KEYS portable keyboard.

About GO:KEYS

GO:KEYS is a fun portable keyboard with a built-in speaker system and over 500 pro-quality sounds. Onboard Bluetooth® allows you to wirelessly stream music from your smartphone or tablet, so you can play along with songs and all the free lesson content that’s available on the web. You’re also able to work with dedicated music apps, and easily create your own music with the cool Loop Mix function. Compact and battery-powered, you can take GO:KEYS with you and play whenever and wherever you like.

Learn more about GO:KEYS at the Roland website.

Roland GO:KEYS portable keyboard.

Roland GO:KEYS portable keyboard.

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Melodics for V-Drums Just Introduced http://www.rolandus.com/blog/2018/01/08/melodics-for-v-drums-just-introduced/ Tue, 09 Jan 2018 01:47:10 +0000 http://www.rolandus.com/blog/?p=15696 Quickly Build Rhythm and Timing Skills with This Fun Desktop App

Roland and Melodics™ have joined forces to introduce Melodics for V-Drums, a dedicated desktop learning app for Mac and Windows. With its interactive interface and engaging exercises, the app helps V-Drums users build and maintain drumming techniques. The app supports V-Drums modules equipped with a USB computer connector, including the TD-50, TD-30, TD-25, TD-15, TD-11, and TD-1. Connection is quick and simple, and sound can be monitored directly from the V-Drums module.

Melodics for V-Drums is a free download, and 40 free lessons are included. Paid subscribers can access 60 additional lessons, with new lessons being added every week.

Improve Faster with Melodics for V-Drums

Melodics for V-Drums pre-play screen.

Melodics for V-Drums pre-play screen.

Since 2015, Melodics has offered its unique desktop music lesson app to improve the beat-making skills of DJs and EDM musicians using pad controllers and drum machines. With their powerful USB audio and MIDI capabilities, V-Drums are a perfect fit with Melodics’ innovative modern lesson style.

The app’s lesson programs have a highly visual design that integrates interactive game styles to keep users motivated. Lessons are created by a variety of contemporary musicians to cover a wide range of music genres and playing styles, and new lessons are introduced every week to encourage regular practice.

Melodics for V-Drums will:

  • Give you instant feedback on your timing and accuracy
  • Help you play classic breaks step by step and learn new techniques from modern styles
  • Build your drumming expertise, with lessons for all skill levels across great genres

“We are excited to be working with Roland, the world leaders in electronic drums, to help musicians build and refine their skills,” said Melodics Limited CEO Sam Gribben. “As all great drummers know, practice is the key to mastery. Melodics is designed to help drummers get more from every minute they spend practicing. Not only will you learn faster, you’ll reduce the bad habits that can build up with unstructured practice. With music you’ll love to play to, and tools designed to help you stay motivated, Melodics will feel more like fun than work. Together, Roland and Melodics will help drummers around the world to get better, faster.”

Download the Melodics for V-Drums app and get started improving your playing today!

Screenshots from Melodics for V-Drums.

Screenshots from Melodics for V-Drums.

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Product Spotlight: Roland’s Rubix Audio Interface Series http://www.rolandus.com/blog/2017/12/29/roland-rubix-audio-interface-series/ Fri, 29 Dec 2017 19:26:31 +0000 http://www.rolandus.com/blog/?p=15674 High-Resolution Mobile Recording for Mac, Windows, and iPad
Roland Rubix Audio Interface Series: Rubix22, Rubix24, and Rubix44 (top to bottom).

Roland Rubix audio interface series: Rubix22, Rubix24, and Rubix44 (top to bottom).

With their high-fidelity sound, compact size, and affordable prices, Roland’s Rubix audio interfaces are a perfect fit for today’s on-the-go musicians and producers. Three different models provide audio I/O configurations to suit a variety of needs, and all support high-resolution recording at rates up to 24-bit/192 kHz. MIDI I/O is also included, and near-universal USB support provides seamless integration with Mac and Windows computers. Rubix interfaces can also be used with Apple iPads, allowing you to create a pro music production and performance rig with amazing sound and unmatched portability.

Video: Introducing the Roland Rubix Audio Interface Series

Rubix Audio Interface Series: Common Features

  • High-resolution audio recording at rates up to 24-bit/192 kHz
  • Easy operation with dedicated panel controls and highly visible indicators
  • Custom mic preamps with warm, clear sound and selectable phantom power
  • Selectable high-impedance input for guitar, bass, and other hi-z sources
  • Front-panel headphones output with dedicated level control
  • MIDI I/O
  • Extensively shielded design for low-noise performance
  • Compact chassis with rugged metal construction
  • Low-latency, class-compliant operation with Mac computers (no driver installation required)
  • Low-latency drivers for Windows computers
  • Plug-and-play connection with Apple iPads (requires appropriate Apple USB adapter)
  • Ground-lift switch for quiet operation in various performance venues
  • Ableton Live Lite software included

Roland Rubix Models

Rubix22

  • Two-in/two-out USB audio interface with an ultra-compact design
  • Two combo input jacks that support XLR and ¼-inch connections
  • Two ¼-inch output jacks
  • Rear-panel switch for direct or software monitoring
  • Powered via standard USB adapter or computer USB
Pairing the Rubix22 with an Apple iPad creates a mobile music production setup with exceptional sound quality.

Pairing the Rubix22 with an Apple iPad creates a highly mobile music production setup with exceptional sound quality.

Rubix24

  • Two-in/four-out USB audio interface with an ultra-compact design
  • Two combo input jacks that support XLR and ¼-inch connections
  • Analog compressor/limiter for controlling input levels while recording
  • Four ¼-inch output jacks
  • Dedicated monitor knob for real-time balance adjustment of the input signal and device playback
  • Powered via standard USB adapter or computer USB
With it's four outputs and compact size, the Rubix24 is an ideal companion for recording and performing with a laptop.

With its four outputs and compact footprint, the Rubix24 is an ideal companion for recording and performing with an iPad or laptop.

Rubix44

  • Flagship four-in/four-out USB audio interface
  • Four combo input jacks that support XLR and ¼-inch connections
  • Analog compressor/limiter for controlling input levels while recording
  • Four ¼-inch output jacks
  • Dedicated monitor knobs for real-time balance adjustment of the input signal and device playback
  • Powered via included AC adapter
Offering four inputs and four inputs, the Rubix44 is ideally suited for home production and mobile situations where you need to record more sources at once.

Offering four inputs and four inputs, the Rubix44 is ideally suited for home production and mobile situations where you need to record more sources at once.

More Info on the Rubix Series

Learn more about the Rubix series and other great Roland audio recording gear at the Roland website.

Video Playlist: Setting Up a Rubix Audio Interface with Various Devices

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New Quick-Start Videos for the Roland DJ-202 and DJ-505 DJ Controllers http://www.rolandus.com/blog/2017/12/21/quick-start-video-series-for-roland-dj-controllers/ Fri, 22 Dec 2017 03:01:39 +0000 http://www.rolandus.com/blog/?p=15585 Get Up and Running with Roland’s Latest DJ Controllers
Roland DJ-505 (left) and DJ-202 DJ Controllers.

Roland DJ-505 (left) and DJ-202 DJ Controllers.

If you’re the owner of a Roland DJ-202 or DJ-505, our new series of informative videos will fast-track your knowledge and help you become familiar with a variety of commonly used of functions. Topics include real-time and step recording, changing TR kits, using effects, working with external MIDI devices, and more. There are also overview demos that showcase the primary elements of the instruments. All the videos are brief and easy to follow, so you’ll be creating great music with your DJ controller in no time! And if you’ve been thinking of purchasing one, you’ll get an inside look at what these powerful creative instruments can bring to your setup.

Video Playlist: Quick Start for the Roland DJ-202

Video Playlist: Quick Start for the Roland DJ-505

Learn More About Roland’s Innovative Electronic Music Gear

Visit the Roland AIRA microsite to find out more about the DJ-202, DJ-505, and flagship DJ-808 DJ Controllers, plus other great gear for electronic music production like the TR-8 drum machine, SYSTEM-8 synth, and lots more.

Roland DJ Controllers: DJ-808, DJ-505, and DJ-202 (left to right).

Roland DJ Controllers: DJ-808, DJ-505, and DJ-202 (left to right).

Roland System-1 Plug-Out Synthesizer, TB-3 Touch Bassline, TR-8 Rhythm Composer, VT-3 Voice Transformer.

Roland SYSTEM-1 Plug-Out Synthesizer, TB-3 Touch Bassline, TR-8 Rhythm Performer, VT-3 Voice Transformer (clockwise from top).

Roland System-8 Plug-Out Synthesizer.

Roland SYSTEM-8 Plug-Out Synthesizer.

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Attention DJ Series Owners: Download Your Free Roland TR-S DJ Sample Packs for Serato DJ http://www.rolandus.com/blog/2017/12/20/free-sample-packs-for-serato-sampler-and-roland-dj-controllers-just-released/ Wed, 20 Dec 2017 19:01:38 +0000 http://www.rolandus.com/blog/?p=15566 High-Quality Samples, Ready to Use with Serato DJ and the DJ-808, DJ-505, and DJ-202
Roland DJ Controllers: DJ-808, DJ-505, and DJ-202.

Roland DJ Controllers: DJ-808, DJ-505, and DJ-202 (left to right).

Offering intensive real-time control and deep Serato DJ integration, Roland’s DJ-808, DJ-505, and DJ-202 DJ Controllers unlock exciting new approaches to music performance. To enhance your creative flow, we’ve created four free sample packs for Serato DJ that work seamlessly with your Roland DJ instrument. Each pack contains eight high-quality WAV samples newly created by Roland that are ready to load into Serato Sampler, expanding your performance options with sounds from popular genres that can be sequenced and mixed into your DJ sets.

Free Roland TR-S DJ Sample Packs for Serato DJ

The four new sample packs cover a number of styles:

  • ‘80s
  • Drum ‘n’ Bass
  • EDM
  • Trap

The sample packs are available at the Downloads pages for the DJ-202, DJ-505, and DJ-808. (All four sample packs are contained in a single download.)

Video: DJ-505 and the Roland TR-S DJ Sample Packs

Roland’s Groundbreaking DJ Controllers

Designed from the ground up as playable live instruments, Roland’s DJ controllers deliver unlimited creative possibilities for DJs, performers, and music producers. The flagship DJ-808 is a state-of-the-art controller, equipped with a four-channel mixer, built-in TR sounds and drum sequencing, vocal processing, and more. The DJ-505 is a slightly more streamlined controller, offering many of the DJ-808’s key features in a more portable footprint. As the most compact member family, the DJ-202 is ideal for performers on the go and DJs just starting out.

All Roland DJ instruments feature extremely tight integration with Serato DJ software. A full license is included with the purchase of the DJ-808 and DJ-505. The DJ-202 comes with Serato DJ Intro software, and is Serato DJ Upgrade Ready.

Limited Time Offer for U.S. Customers: Free DJ-202 Bundle with Serato DJ Upgrade, BPM Supreme Membership, and Roland Cloud Academy Training

Learn more about Roland’s DJ controllers at Roland.com.

Roland DJ-808 DJ Controller.

Roland DJ-808 DJ Controller.

Roland DJ-505 DJ Controller.

Roland DJ-505 DJ Controller.

Roland DJ-202 DJ Controller.

Roland DJ-202 DJ Controller.

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The Revolutionary Roland Aerophone, Now Available in Two Colors http://www.rolandus.com/blog/2017/12/19/roland-aerophone-now-available-two-colors/ Tue, 19 Dec 2017 21:55:42 +0000 http://www.rolandus.com/blog/?p=15606 Choose Between Original White and New Graphite Black Finishes
Roland Aerophone AE-10G (top) and Aerophone AE-10.

Roland Aerophone AE-10G (top) and AE-10.

Roland’s Aerophone is a groundbreaking digital wind instrument that opens a new world of expressive possibilities for saxophonists and other wind players. First introduced in late 2016, the standard Aerophone AE-10 features a handsome white finish that really stands out on stage. While this model continues to be very popular, some players have requested a darker look for a more understated appearance. With the Aerophone AE-10G, that option is now here! Aside from its sleek graphite black finish, the AE-10G offers all the great sounds and playability of the original AE-10 model, which remains available as well.

Video: Roland Aerophone in a Classical-Style Ensemble

About the Roland Aerophone

Roland’s trailblazing Aerophone fuses traditional playability with all the benefits of modern technology. Equipped with a key layout that’s similar to an acoustic saxophone, it’s an easy transition for any sax player. The mouthpiece features an ultra-responsive breath sensor, plus a bite-sensing reed for controlling vibrato, pitch, and other musical expressions.

The Roland Aerophone features traditional saxophone fingering, allowing sax players to feel comfortable playing the instrument right away.

Roland’s Aerophone features traditional saxophone fingering, allowing sax players to feel comfortable playing the instrument right away.

Acoustic Instrument and Synthesizer Sounds Built In

The versatile Aerophone includes a wide selection of professional sounds, with authentic response and maximum expressiveness realized with Roland’s SuperNATURAL technology. Soprano, alto, tenor, and baritone sax sounds give saxophonists all the tones they need, making it unnecessary to carry multiple instruments to gigs. There are many other acoustic instrument sounds as well, including clarinet, flute, oboe, trumpet, violin, and more. Modern and classic synthesizer sounds derived from Roland’s famous keyboards are included too, and all have been specially tailored for wind instrument performance with fully optimized breath control.

Compact and Battery Powered

The ultra-mobile Aerophone can be powered with six AA-size batteries, and comes equipped with integrated speakers for monitoring the sound. There’s also an output jack for quiet practice with headphones or connecting to an external amplifier or PA when performing. There’s even an input for jamming along with backing music from your smartphone or music player.

Using headphones, Aerophone users can play and practice anywhere without disturbing others.

By monitoring with headphones, Aerophone users can play and practice anywhere without disturbing others.

Music Production and Remote Editing

With its built-in USB-MIDI interface, the Aerophone easily connects to a computer for playing soft synths and recording MIDI tracks in a DAW. Breath control provides a much greater range of expression than any keyboard controller can provide, bringing new depth and dimension to your musical productions.

There’s also a free Aerophone Editor app available, allowing you to customize sounds, create tone lists, and more from an iOS or Android smartphone or tablet.

Screenshots from the Aerophone Editor app for iOS and Android devices.

Screenshots from the Aerophone Editor app for iOS and Android devices.

Find Out More

Learn more about the Aerophone AE-10 and AE-10G at the Aerophone product page.

Roland Aerophone AE-10G (Graphite Black finish).

Roland Aerophone AE-10G (graphite black finish).

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Exclusive Roland DJ-202 Bundle Adds $200 Value for U.S. Customers http://www.rolandus.com/blog/2017/10/26/exclusive-roland-dj-202-bundle-adds-200-value-for-u-s-customers/ Thu, 26 Oct 2017 19:59:08 +0000 http://www.rolandus.com/blog/?p=15543 New U.S. DJ-202 Bundle Includes Serato DJ Upgrade, BPM Supreme Membership, and Roland Cloud Academy Training

U.S. DJ-202 Bundle

For a limited time, purchase a Roland DJ-202 controller in the U.S. and receive a free bundle* worth more than $200. The new U.S. DJ-202 bundle includes an upgrade to Serato DJ ($99), a free 90-day BPM Supreme Standard membership ($59.97), and access to free DJ-202 Roland Cloud Academy training ($100+ value per training session). Anyone aspiring to start making music right now can easily make it happen, and the DJ-202’s full potential can be cracked wide open with this great deal.

About the Roland DJ-202 Controller

The DJ-202 is a forward-thinking Serato DJ Intro controller. It has the features and layout of a full-size pro controller wrapped into a rugged mobile package. But while supplies last, customers who buy a DJ-202 in the U.S. can also upgrade to Serato DJ for free.

Roland DJ-202 DJ Controller Demo.

Features for the DJ-202 include two low-latency platters, a built-in drum machine with TR-808 and TR-909 sounds, and eight dedicated pads. The onboard 16-step sequencer (accessible via the performance pads) controls the Serato DJ Intro sampler to create on-the-fly vibe, and the controller can function as USB audio/MIDI interfaces (with 24-bit/48 kHz fidelity and high-resolution digital-to-analog converters). There’s even a MIDI output included to control and sync external devices, along with a 1/4-inch mic input with gate, hi-pass, reverb, and echo FX.

Serato DJ vs. Serato DJ Intro:

Unlock the DJ-202’s Hardware Potential

Utilize All Eight Hot Cues (vs. Serato DJ Intro’s Five)

  • Choose from 32 different samples (eight samples x four banks, versus Serato DJ Intro’s four)
  • Create and save up to eight loops for creative on-the-fly mixing (loops can’t be saved in Serato DJ Intro)
  • Cue Loop—instantly loop from any Hot Cue
  • Slicer—slice and re-arrange the beat
  • Pitch Play—chromatically play your Hot Cue across a range of different keys (with purchase of additional Pitch ’n’ Time DJ plug-in)

Ability to Record a Mix

  • No need to buy any extra hardware
  • Review and critique recordings to improve as a DJ (a great way to perfect transition techniques and practice new styles)
  • Share—we live in the social media age…get booked for gigs and build fanbase by showcasing talent
  • Serato DJ will also save history to allow for email playlist sharing with friends/fans

Plus, with Serato DJ, expansion packs, MIDI mapping, full sync, and quantize capabilities are also at your fingertips. To learn more about the differences between Serato DJ and Serato DJ Intro, visit https://serato.com/upgrade.

Free BPM Supreme 90-Day Membership

The backbone of any great DJ is solid equipment and an arsenal of the latest and greatest tracks. With over 60,000 songs across multiple genres, BPM Supreme provides an unlimited palette of music with high-quality MP3 downloads and music videos for creating masterpieces. The BPM Supreme Standard membership typically costs $19.99 per month, but it’s free for 90 days for U.S. customers who register their new DJ-202 through March 31, 2018. Register at https://www.roland.com/us/backstage/register_products/ to receive a redemption code via email, and visit https://roland.bpmsupreme.com/ to redeem.

Free Live Training from Roland Cloud Academy

The DJ-202 is a state-of-the-art DJ controller that will take DJing to a whole new performance frontier. With its intuitive panel layout and hands-on controls, anyone can use the DJ-202 to start creating music right away. But the fastest way to unlock the DJ-202’s full creative potential is by learning about its deeper features and functions. Roland Cloud Academy DJ-202 live training puts performers on the fast track to get the most out of this controller and themselves. Roland offers live sessions a few times each month that are accessible via any device with a web connection. U.S. customers can gain access to training by first registering a newly purchased DJ-202 at https://www.roland.com/us/backstage/register_products/.

*Free U.S. DJ-202 bundles available at participating authorized U.S. Roland DJ dealers while supplies last. 

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Roland DJ-808 DJ Controller Nominated at the 2017 DJ Mag Tech Awards http://www.rolandus.com/blog/2017/09/18/roland-dj-808-dj-controller-dj-mag-tech-2017-awards/ Mon, 18 Sep 2017 23:56:59 +0000 http://www.rolandus.com/blog/?p=15530 Watch the Live Stream on September 19 as the DJ-808 Vies for the Ultimate DJ Controller Prize

On September 19, 2017, the influential British publication DJ Mag is streaming their annual DJ Mag Tech Awards event live on YouTube, and we’re pleased to announce that the DJ-808 DJ Controller has been nominated in the Ultimate DJ Controller category. Our groundbreaking DJ instrument will square off against four competitors at 10:00 a.m. EDT/7:00 a.m. PDT, with live demonstrations presented to a judging panel comprised of leading DJs and producers. Make sure you rise early—or stay up all night—to check it out!

Subscribe to the DJ Mag YouTube channel now to watch the event. Visit the DJ Mag site for more info on the 2017 DJ Mag Tech Awards categories and judges.

Roland DJ-808, DJ-505, and DJ-202: Powerful DJ Instruments with Built-In TR Sounds, Serato DJ Integration, and More

Roland DJ Controllers: DJ-808, DJ-505, and DJ-202 (left to right).

Roland DJ Controllers: DJ-808, DJ-505, and DJ-202 (left to right).

Roland’s expanding lineup of DJ controllers deliver impressive flexibility to DJ, remix, and produce, empowering exciting new approaches to music performance. Released to wide acclaim in 2016, the DJ-808 DJ Controller is a state-of-the-art creative tool with a four-channel mixer, built-in TR drum sequencing, vocal processing, and the deepest Serato DJ integration available. The recently released DJ-505 and DJ-202 models carry on the tradition of the flagship, offering exceptional sound and impressive creative features in more streamlined packages.

Learn more about the Roland DJ series at Roland.com.

Video: Roland DJ-808 DJ Controller for Serato DJ

Video: Roland DJ-505 DJ Controller for Serato DJ

Video: Roland DJ-202 DJ Controller for Serato DJ

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The 30th Anniversary of the D-50 Linear Synthesizer http://www.rolandus.com/blog/2017/09/09/d-50-linear-synthesizer-30th-anniversary/ Sat, 09 Sep 2017 08:48:52 +0000 http://www.rolandus.com/blog/?p=15465 Celebrating One of the Most Influential Electronic Musical Instruments of All Time

Roland D-50 Linear Synthesizer

Way back in 1987, Roland unleashed its very first all-digital synthesizer onto the world. That instrument was the D-50 Linear Synthesizer, and its massive impact on the music industry is still felt to this day. Powered by the groundbreaking Linear Arithmetic (LA) synthesis approach and onboard digital effects, the D-50 produced breathtaking sounds that no one had ever heard before, and musicians everywhere lined up to get their hands on this amazing new instrument. The D-50’s bold voice dominated the popular music, film soundtracks, and commercial jingles of the late ‘80s and early ‘90s, and its iconic, highly recognizable preset patches still sound as fresh and inspiring today as they did 30 years ago.

Starting on 909 Day (September 9, 2017), Roland is kicking off a yearlong celebration to honor the 30th anniversary of this giant in the history of synthesis. The festivities begin with the launch of the dedicated D-50 30th Anniversary web page, which features interviews with the original D-50 engineers, the sound programmers who developed the D-50’s presets, and the artists and producers who made such influential music with the legendary synth. At the same time, we’re also introducing the new D-05 Roland Boutique module, a spot-on D-50 recreation that brings the genuine D-50 experience to the music creators of today and beyond.

Video: D-50 Celebration Moments with Adrian Scott and Eric Persing

The D-50: A Landmark Instrument in Modern Music History

Roland D-50 Linear Synthesizer

From the moment the D-50 was first unveiled to the public, the industry was buzzing about this incredible new instrument. While analog synths were common at the time, digital samplers were rare and very expensive. Roland’s unique new digital LA synthesis method featured a mix of short sampled attacks and analog-style sustaining waveforms, producing an extraordinary hybrid sound that was completely fresh and new.

“When I first heard the D-50, I—like a lot of people—reacted so strongly,” said GRAMMY-nominated producer, songwriter, musician, and mix engineer Greg Wells. “The concept of putting a sample at the top of a synthesizer patch…it was such a cleverly designed, zeitgeist-y thing, where it was very much of its time, but it was really ahead of its time.”

Roland also included a powerful digital effects engine in the D-50, another revolutionary concept that’s now commonplace on today’s keyboards. This allowed players to enhance sounds right inside the instrument, providing record-ready audio quality that was unheard of at the time.

“The D-50 was the dividing line,” said multiple GRAMMY-winning mix engineer Chris Lord-Alge. “There was everything before the D-50, and then everything after it. Before the D-50, every synthesizer was a dry output—it didn’t have any atmosphere whatsoever. The D-50 was the first synth ever to come with EQ, chorusing, reverb, delays. Most of them were built into [the patches], and became the fabric of the sound.”

Iconic Preset Patches That Defined a Musical Era

Roland D-50 Linear Synthesizer

A hallmark of the D-50 was its stunning preset patches, which were created by sound designers Eric Persing and Adrian Scott. “Our goal for creating the sounds of the D-50 was really to create something new,” Eric remembers. “We wanted to create a new kind of hybrid sound where you had the motion of the synthesis, but with really unique PCM sounds that you could combine to create these hybrid textures that didn’t exist before. It was incredibly gratifying to have been able to work on this, and to see the reaction that people had [to the sounds].”

The D-50’s presets were so beautifully crafted that they were often used in completely unchanged form on the biggest hit recordings of the day. Patches like “Fantasia,” “DigitalNativeDance,” “Pizzagogo,” “Nylon Atmosphere,” “Soundtrack,” “Bottle Blower,” and numerous others are featured in countless classic tunes and movie soundtracks from the late ‘80s onward. Many quite literally defined the sounds of complete music genres at the time, from R&B and synth pop to new wave and new age.

Learn About Some Famous Songs That Feature the D-50

“The D-50, man, that was such a game changer, the way that it sounded,” said GRAMMY-winning songwriter and producer Jimmy Jam. One of the standout attributes for Jimmy was how inspiring the sounds were without having to do extensive programming. “I want the keyboard to have great [preset] sounds in it,” Jimmy relates. “I don’t really have time to tweak; I want to hear a sound, and have that sound instantly make a song pop in my head. And this was one of those keyboards that did that. It was so different. It’s like you immediately just want to start recording.”

Visit the D-50 30th Anniversary Web Page

We’ve created a special home for our anniversary celebration that includes more D-50 history, extended comments from the artists and programmers mentioned here, and lots more. Check it all out at the D-50 30th Anniversary web page.

The D-50 Reborn for a New Generation: Introducing the D-05 Linear Synthesizer

The D-05 Linear Synthesizer authentically recreates the D-50 in a compact and versatile Roland Boutique module.

The D-05 Linear Synthesizer authentically recreates the D-50 in a modern Roland Boutique module.

The D-05 Linear Synthesizer is a faithful sonic recreation of the D-50 in the compact and affordable Roland Boutique module format. Combining Roland’s newly developed Digital Circuit Behavior (DCB) sound generator with the actual samples used in the original instrument, the D-05 delivers the D-50’s famous sounds with complete authenticity. The panel interface is completely authentic as well, right down to the joystick control for real-time tone mixing and more.

Learn more about this must-have new instrument at the D-05 product page.

When mounted in the optional K-25m, the D-05 becomes a standalone mini-synth with 25 keys.

When mounted in the optional K-25m, the D-05 becomes a standalone mini-synth with 25 keys.

Access the D-50 and Other Roland Legends on Roland Cloud

Roland Cloud is the ultimate cloud-based suite of high-resolution instruments, connected services, and software for modern music creators and producers. For a low monthly subscription, you have complete access to a growing collection of classic synths and newly developed software instruments from Roland.

With the Legendary Series instrument collection on Roland Cloud, you can now use plug-in versions of Roland’s most historic synthesizers in your computer-based music productions and live performances. A full recreation of the D-50 Linear Synthesizer is available, as well as the JUPITER-8, JUNO-106, SH-101, and more.

Sign up today for a free 30-day trial and bring the world of Roland into your computer music environment!

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Roland & RYSE Present CHANGE THE GAME Featuring Dave Yaden http://www.rolandus.com/blog/2017/07/25/roland_ryse_rapper_talent_search/ Wed, 26 Jul 2017 01:07:30 +0000 http://www.rolandus.com/blog/?p=15435 GRAMMY® Award-Winning Yaden Searching for Rap Talent
Roland and RYSE present CHANGE THE GAME featuring Dave Yaden

GRAMMY® Award-Winning Dave Yaden featured in CHANGE THE GAME Rapper Talent Search.

The Search

Roland and RYSE present CHANGE THE GAME featuring Dave YadenGRAMMY® Award-winning songwriter, producer and piano player, Dave Yaden, is searching for a talented rapper with bars to create fire on a compilation track. Artists can submit their tracks and display their abilities on the RYSE APP and learn more about the contest here. Peers and fans will review them and vote for the MC who will CHANGE THE GAME. Check out Dave Yaden’s discovery as part of the ROLAND and RYSE Discovery Series.

Video: Change the Game with Dave Yaden

The Scorecard

The best and hottest will be featured on the RYSE leaderboard, where Dave Yaden will personally review them, give feedback, and crown the winner. He or she will receive the opportunity to create an original track with Dave Yaden, win prizes, and to have their work heard by future fans all around the world.

Dave Yaden

Dave Yaden has worked with artists like One Republic, Lady Antebellum, Josh Kelley, and Tyler Hilton, and he’s performed on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Late Show with Dave Letterman, Good Morning America, and The Ellen DeGeneres Show, to name a few you may have heard of. Yaden does a variety of music genres and chooses not to categorize his music in order to push his creativity new heights. He also believes that diversity in musical style draws people to an ever-changing and versatile sensibility. Dave’s band, The Weight, released their debut record, Home, in March of 2006, and he released his first solo album, Bear Me Up, in 2008. His most recent work is his EP called Move, which was released in 2016.

RYSE Interviews Dave Yaden

RYSE:  What influenced you to become an artist?

DY: My favorite artists have had a profoundly positive influence on my entire existence, from when I was a kid all the way until today. I’ve always had the desire to achieve that same positive influence in the lives of others. 

RYSE: Who are your musical influences?

DY: I find that is always a bit of a difficult question. As artists, we have many people that we look up to and that we listen to a lot. While they all infer on our art in some way, I feel like we don’t have as much of a choice in which of those artists actually come across in our art. I also find that these influences change as the art that we take in changes. Lately I find myself listening to David Bowie, Beyoncé, Stevie Wonder, Daft Punk, Supertramp and Kendrick Lamar.

RYSE: When are you most inspired?

DY: I find that inspiration comes at all sorts of times and generally I don’t have a choice! However, listening to and/or viewing art that I find deeply moving always inspires me to create.

RYSE: What are you looking for when it comes to fresh talent?

DY: Raw expression. A direct link between talent and the heart. Honesty. Willingness to work hard!

RYSE: What’s one thing most people don’t know about you?

DY: I was both a gymnast and a ballet dancer in my younger days!

RYSE: If you were an emoji, what would you be?

DY: A Cowboy Jedi.

RYSE: Why RYSE?

DY: Nathan Chandra has a deep desire to change the world for good with great art. How could anyone not want to be a part of that?

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Build Your Skills with All-New V-Drums Lessons http://www.rolandus.com/blog/2017/06/06/build-your-skills-with-v-drums-lessons/ Tue, 06 Jun 2017 15:27:33 +0000 http://www.rolandus.com/blog/?p=15409 Free Drum and Percussion Instruction from Gregg Bissonette and Other Top Players

V-Drums Lessons

If you’re looking to improve your drum and percussion chops, we’ve got some great content you’re sure to be interested in. We’ve just relaunched our V-Drums Lessons series with eight new instructional videos by renowned stage and studio drummer Gregg Bissonette. Stay tuned, because we’ll be regularly adding more videos from other top drummers and percussionists. Read on to watch the videos and find out more!

About V-Drums Lessons

V-Drums Lessons is a unique series of drum and percussion lessons hosted by leading Roland artists and clinicians. Covering topics from beginning to advanced, the lessons are taught using Roland electronic drum and percussion instruments, including V-Drums, HandSonic digital hand percussion, and more. While they show off the advanced capabilities of Roland products, nearly all the instruction can be applied to any kind of acoustic or electronic percussion gear as well.

You can view every V-Drums Lesson at the official Roland U.S. YouTube channel, or in the playlist below.

New Lessons from Gregg Bissonette

Gregg Bissonette has an impressive resume of playing with some of the biggest names in music, including David Lee Roth, Steve Lukather, ELO, Maynard Ferguson, and many others. He’s released three solo albums as well, and has been a member of Ringo Starr’s All-Starr Band since 2008.

Gregg is a longtime V-Drums artist and friend of Roland. He took part in the original series of V-Drums Lessons, and we tapped him again for our 2017 relaunch. In the new videos, Gregg is playing the TD-50KV, the latest flagship V-Drums set from Roland.

V-Drums Lessons with Gregg Bissonette

Gregg Bissonette.

In Lesson 58, Gregg kicks things off with “The Purdie Shuffle.” It was originally created by legendary drummer Bernard Purdie, and was the basis for the groove in hit tracks like “Fool in the Rain” by Led Zeppelin and “Rosanna” by Toto.

Other highlights include Lesson 62, where Gregg demonstrates the benefits of mixing feels by using a Stewart Copeland/Police style and a Beatles/Coldplay style in the same song, and Lesson 65, where he delves into linear funk grooves inspired by David Garibaldi and Tower of Power.

Subscribe Today for the Latest V-Drums Lessons

To be notified when new V-Drums Lessons and other great Roland video content is released, subscribe to the Roland U.S. YouTube channel and enable notifications.

Visit our website to learn more about Roland’s industry-leading drum and percussion products.

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