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Video Demo! Evans - Calftone Heads

 This excerpt is taken from the complete article that appears in the November 2016 issue, which is available here. Product Close-Up Evans Calftone Heads The strength and stability of synthetics with the mellower sound of natural skins. Evans is celebrating…

Sep 30, 2016

Evans Heavyweight Series Drumheads

From the  January 2015 issue of Modern Drummer magazine.   Durable and versatile, these models are poised to set a new standard for hard-hitting players. To meet the demands of drummers looking for heads that will not only withstand hours…

Feb 7, 2015

Showroom: Remo Powerstroke 3 Black Dot and Powerstroke 77 Drumheads

Inspired by legendary drummer Steve Smith, the Powerstroke 3 Black Dot bass drum head features a thin underlay ring at the outer edge of the head to subtly dampen unwanted overtones. The added 5-mil bottom-side Black Dot is said to…

Jan 15, 2015

Showroom: “Select a Head??? Licensed Drumhead Displays

Select a Head drumhead displays have garnered the attention of internationally touring rock and metal bands, including Korn, Queensryche, and Styper. Available signed (when available) or unsigned, the displays are 23" wide, 5" deep, and weigh 8 pounds. The displays…

Sep 26, 2014

What You Need to Know About...Drumheads

Originally published in the November/December 2010 issue of Drum Business.   by Fran Azzarto Drumheads (or “skins,” as they’re sometimes called) have a history as old as the drum itself, although for thousands of years that history went pretty much…

Oct 27, 2011