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NAMM 2013: Latest Alesis Releases from Winter NAMM Have Something for Everyone

With the NAMM Show now well underway, we take a look at the latest offerings from Alesis.
The latest Alesis products offer something for everyone
With the NAMM Show now well underway, we take a look at the latest offerings from Alesis.

Adding to their impressive line up of Electronic Drum Kits, Alesis present the DM7X , an advanced six-piece kit with six cymbals included. The newest drum module comes with 385 drum and percussion sounds arranged into 40 vintage and modern kits. Also included is the Stealth 2 compact drum trigger.

The StealthKick has been teamed up in a combo with the Alesis Pro X Kick Bass drum pedal in the Stealth 2 Pack. The compact size fits into any setup.

For those desiring a little more connectivity, the iPad-integrated DM Dock Pro Kit include the DM Drum module for iPad, released earlier this year. The DM Touch app allows you to instantly download new sounds and edit with drag-and-drop.

This year's NAMM spoils are not just for drummers, with the Elevate Series being expanded with Active Desktop Speakers. The Elevate 3 and Elevate 5 monitors are ideal for multimedia, gaming or mobile device use, taking up little space.

Wireless technology plays a big part in Alesis' 2013 product lineup, with the MultiMix 10-Channel mixer incorporating Bluetooth capabilities, ideal for mobile rigs. The Transactive Wireless Speaker System is perfect for portable PA too, with simple single-button Bluetooth pairing. For guitarists, the Guitar Link portable system has single-button pairing, too and an extremely small footprint.

Other highlights include the Q88 Piano-Style MIDI controller with Ableton Live Lite included and Control Hub and iO Hub MIDI Interfaces, with iOS and USB connectivity, connecting to virtually any MIDI gear.

Take a look at out Winter NAMM page to see more products from this year's show.

Posted on 24 Jan 2013 10:14 to category : Instruments News

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