Inside The May 2011 Issue

May 2011 Issue of DRUM!

May 2011 Issue of DRUM! Magazine

May 2011 Table of Contents of DRUM! Magazine

NEW GEAR 2011

19 Gear Heads Welcome

20 Ten Hot New Snare Drum Reviews

Our roving drum expert plied the floor in search of the brightest snare gems at this year’s show. The fruit of countless deafening hours poking, prodding, bashing, and rolling, these are his findings.
By David E. Libman

  • 20 Brady Walkabout Series
  • 22 Craviotto Hybrid Series
  • 24 DW Super Solid Edge Collectors Series
  • 26 Ford Corian-Koenig
  • 28 Noble & Cooley Steam Bent Classic
  • 30 Pearl Reference Pure
  • 32 Pork Pie Maple/Oak Snare
  • 34 SJC Hourglass Drum
  • 36 Tama Starphonic Black Nickel Plated Snare
  • 38 Yamaha Vintage Series VSD-1460

New products

  • 41 Snare Drums
  • 49 Drum Sets
  • 59 Cymbals
  • 65 Hardware
  • 73 Sticks
  • 77 Heads
  • 81 Electronics
  • 85 Percussion
  • 91 Accessories

EVERYTHING ELSE

104 Ghosts of New Gear Past

Lots of gadgets and gizmos have come and gone over the last 20 years. A look back at some forgotten ads tells the tale of an industry in constant creative motion.

  • 6 Perspective
  • 10 Feedback
  • 14 Single Strokes
  • 106 Wire Tap

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