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Drummer Talk 09/26/2008 – Unlocking the Paradiddle

This week we talk about unlocking the potential of the paradiddle on the drum set.  Earl Palmer is the drummer of the week, we talk about lefty players, and we respond to a negative review from iTunes.  Show Notes

Yamaha to Unveil Stage Custom Birch Kit at Winter NAMM 08

Source: Harmony Central

Yamaha Drums will introduce a Stage Custom Birch kit at Winter NAMM 2008. Perfect for students, houses of worship and gigging drummers, the 100 percent birch shells offer a cutting low-end, while eight new gorgeous lacquer finishes provide sustain and great looks. Yamaha’s first mid-priced Birch kit also comes with all-new, top-quality 700 series hardware.

“Following the success of the all-Maple Tour Custom set, we developed the Stage Custom Birch to put an all-Birch, lacquer-finished Yamaha kit within reach of almost anyone,” said Jim Haler, product manager, Yamaha Drums, Pro Audio & Combo Division.

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