Roland TD-50 Drum Kit Showcase with Sean Nunan
By PAUL BOTHNER MUSIC | August 30, 2017
Roland has always been at the forefront of cutting edge digital instruments, and there is no greater display of Roland’s mastery of the electronic drum kit than the TD-50. To see its raw power for yourself, join us for the Roland TD-50 Drum Kit Showcase with Sean Nunan.
The Roland TD-50 is the flagship model for Roland electronic drums. This kit can perfectly meld the feel and tone of high end acoustic drum kits with the precision and ease of electronic drums. This is kit is the perfect step forward for any professional drummer who is looking for the perfect kit to fit all styles and genres.
But, what can this kit really do? This is what Sean aims to demonstrate during this TD-50 showcase. This is more than just going to the store and checking out the kit. Instead, this is a working, professional drummer putting the best Roland has to offer, through its paces. You will be able to see first hand what the best electronic drum kit in the world can offer!
Where: Paul Bothner Music Claremont
Shop PO 01, Stadium on Main
Corner Central & Hawthorne Road
When: Saturday 2 September 2017
What to Expect:
In this Workshop Sean will be demonstrating all the great new features on the new Flagship Roland TD – 50 Drum kit and SPDSX Sampler and how he incorporates these into his set up and different musical situations. He will be performing songs with his fellow band mates from Absolutely Fabulous Duo and Depeche Mode Tribute Band ‘Music for the Masses’.
This is the perfect workshop for anyone who is curious about what the best electronic drum kit on the market can do. If you are skeptical about the place of electronic drum kits or their tone, then come and experience what they are actually capable of. If you are excited about technology and the potential if offers, then come and see a masterwork of engineering come to life.
About Sean ‘Styx’ Nunan
Sean ‘STYX’ Nunan is a professional drummer with a career spanning over 27 years in the music industry. He has performed with various well known South African bands, artists and touring shows both locally and internationally and is also a passionate educator, MC and clinician. Together with his duo he currently performs over 200 gigs per year exclusively on Roland V-Drums.
Sean is a South African Roland V-DRUMS AMBASSADOR and says that he has always been a technology ‘JUNKIE’.
“Since my introduction to the drum kit in 1988 I have always played a fully electronic kit or incorporated a ‘HYBRID’ electronic solution into my playing set up. From the early days of Simmons and Dynacord kits to the 1st Roland Electronic kits and now the V DRUM Kits I have used them all including the ROLAND TD-4 TD-6 TD 10-TD-9 TD-12 and TD- 30 drum kits.”
As of May 2017 Sean now plays the Flagship TD-50 and says he is fortunate to be the first drummer in South Africa to get his hands on the TD-50 Digital Pack.
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