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NAMM 2019 | TAMA Walnut Birch Starclassic, Club Jam Mini, New Finishes, and more!
NAMM 2019 | TAMA Walnut Birch Starclassic, Club Jam Mini, New Finishes, and more…
Find out about the latest drum equipment from TAMA in 2019, including the brand-new Club Jam Mini kits, new finishes, and new configurations across the family.
The ultimate compact kit. Expanding on the popular Club Jam Compact series, the Tama Club Jam Mini is the perfect range of shells for intimate gigs and jam sessions. Each two-piece kit features 8-ply shells crafted from a unique blend of poplar (6-ply) and mersawa (2-ply) which creates a warm and focussed tone with great punch. The super-compact 18'' x 7'' kick drum and 12" x 5" snare (with built-in mount) is perfect for any grab-and-go session, whether you're in a coffee house or on the street. Just add hardware and cymbals and you'll be ready to go.
Shop Now | Tama Club Jam Mini Series
The Tama Starclassic series is one of the company's premier range of drums; ideal for intermediate and professional drummers. The new-for-2019 Walnut Birch kits feature a mix of American black walnut and European birch shells which lends them a well-balanced sound with huge projection.
This series features some stunning lacquered finishes, including the funky "Phantasm Oyster" pictured above!
"We discovered the perfect ratio of walnut to birch that produced a superior quality of low-to-mid frequency warmth that perfectly complemented the clear attack and higher frequency projection of birch. The sound is familiar, but distinctively different from Tama sounds of the past." Tama
Shop Now | New Starclassic "Walnut Birch" Kits
New for 2019, Tama has introduced several new configurations in the Superstar Classic range. Of particular note are the new 7-piece shell packs crafted from maple and lacebark in several gorgeous finishes.
If you're seeking exceptional value for money, the Superstar Classic range offers pro-level Tama developments including the Star-Mount system, low-mass lugs, and more.
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The Imperialstar is Tama's affordable yet high-quality range of kits designed for aspiring players. "Every aspect of the modern drum kit was exhaustively examined, reexamined, and then improved before it was accepted as part of the Imperialstar design."
For 2019, Tama has introduced a range of new finishes including the imposing Tama Imperialstar in Blacked Out Black. 100% poplar 8-ply shells lends a crisp sound with a powerful attack. Tama's precision bearing edges provide a wide tuning range with great sensitivity and responsiveness.
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By Matt WilkinsonPosted on 3 Jan 2019 16:50 to category : Instruments News
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