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Product Showcase — December 2022

by Rhythm Scene Staff | Dec 07, 2022

DW 50th Anniversary Snare Edge

DRUM WORKSHOP
50th Anniversary Edge Snare Drum
Drum Workshop, Inc. (DW) announced the launch of its Limited Edition 50th Anniversary DW Edge Snare Drum. The patented DW Edge snare drum was developed by John Good in 1991. 

The new Limited Edition 50th Anniversary DW Edge Snare is constructed using a 10-ply persimmon and spruce shell with an exotic quilted maple outer veneer finished with a commemorative maple and rosewood 50th Anniversary inlaid badge. Two heavy-duty brass Edge rings complete this snare drum, which is shipped in a deluxe DW carrying bag.

DW will produce 100 of these special 6.5 x 14-inch Edge snares. Each will include a signed certificate of authenticity and DW’s characteristic professional-grade features including antique gold hardware; DW 3.0 steel True-Hoops, MAG Throw-Off, 5P (5 position) Butt Plate, True-Pitch 50 tuning, True-Tone 20-strand snare wires, and DW Drum Heads by Remo.

To find out about all the new products and events planned for the company’s 50th anniversary, visit DWDrums.com.

DW 50th Anniversary Drumset50th Anniversary Limited Edition Drum Set
Drum Workshop, Inc. (DW) announced the launch of its Limited-Edition Collector’s Series 50th Anniversary drum set.

Inspired by John Good’s memories of growing up in Northern Italy, the DW Collector’s Series 50th Anniversary Limited Edition 6-Piece Drum Set features a core of persimmon, a hard tone wood similar to purpleheart that produces thick attack and projection, combined with spruce that boosts warmth and tonality. These 10 PLY HVLT shells, handcrafted in DW’s California custom shop, feature a stunning outer veneer of rare, quilted maple, inlaid with a rosewood and maple 50th Anniversary badge and band. The drums are finished in a burnt toast burst lacquer and fitted with antique gold hardware, True-Hoops, True-Pitch 50 Tuning, S.T.M (Suspension Tom Mounts), and DW drumheads by Remo USA.

This pre-configured shell pack includes 8 x 10-inch and 9 x 12-inch mounted toms, 12 x 14-inch and 14 x 16-inch floor toms, an 18 x 22-inch kick drum, complemented with a 6.5 x 14-inch matching 10-ply hybrid persimmon-spruce HVLT shell snare, fitted with DW Mag Throw-off.

Only 100 of these kits will be produced, and each includes a certificate of authenticity signed by DW founders Don Lombardi and John Good. In addition, a further 200 à la carte 6.5 x 14-inch anniversary snare drums will be made for those adding to their snare collections.

To find out about all the new products and events planned for the company’s 50th anniversary, visit DWDrums.com.

DW 50th Anniversary Carbon Pedal50th Anniversary Carbon Fiber 5050 Pedal
Drum Workshop, Inc. (DW) is celebrating its 50th anniversary with the release of a limited edition of the 5000 pedal, the 5050 featuring a DW50 signature logo carbon fiber footboard and heel plate, making it both durable and lightweight.

It incorporates the same innovative specifications synonymous with the 5000 series of pedals including the Accelerator (AD4) drive system for increased speed and sensitivity, Tri-Pivot Toe Clamp for improved bass drum hoop grip, the Dual Bearing Spring Rocker, which delivers ultimate smoothness, and the new textured rubber grip pad on the base plate to reduce slippage while playing. DW's patented Delta Ball-Bearing Hinge, 101 two-way beater, clip-in drum key, and built-in spurs all come as standard. Available in both a single and double pedal options, these pedals also come with a limited edition DW50 pedal bag.

To find out about all the new products and events planned for the company’s 50th anniversary, visit DWDrums.com.

DW 50th Anniversary DWe Drumset50th Anniversary DWe Acoustic Electronic Convertible Drum Set
Drum Workshop, Inc. (DW) is celebrating its 50th anniversary with the release of DWe, a first-of-its-kind wireless acoustic electronic convertible drum set. Under development for several years, DWe is designed to blur the lines between acoustic and electronic drums and deliver a natural playing experience. DWe adds innovative, patented technology to the artisan, hand-crafted acoustic drum shells that DW is known for worldwide.

Launching in 2023 and manufactured in DW’s California custom shop, DWe will deliver industry advances in electronic drums with features including true acoustic to electronic convertibility, wireless connectivity, three zone metal cymbals, and a premium sample library.

“DWe will deliver the most authentic playing experience in the market for drummers whether played acoustically or electronically,” says John Good, senior executive vice president and co-founder of Drum Workshop. “Our focus has always been helping drummers elevate their craft by delivering new innovation, and DWe is no exception.”

To find out about all the new products and events planned for the company’s 50th anniversary, visit DWDrums.com.

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Product Showcase — December 2022

Dec 7, 2022, 08:00 AM by Rhythm Scene Staff

DW 50th Anniversary Snare Edge

DRUM WORKSHOP
50th Anniversary Edge Snare Drum
Drum Workshop, Inc. (DW) announced the launch of its Limited Edition 50th Anniversary DW Edge Snare Drum. The patented DW Edge snare drum was developed by John Good in 1991. 

The new Limited Edition 50th Anniversary DW Edge Snare is constructed using a 10-ply persimmon and spruce shell with an exotic quilted maple outer veneer finished with a commemorative maple and rosewood 50th Anniversary inlaid badge. Two heavy-duty brass Edge rings complete this snare drum, which is shipped in a deluxe DW carrying bag.

DW will produce 100 of these special 6.5 x 14-inch Edge snares. Each will include a signed certificate of authenticity and DW’s characteristic professional-grade features including antique gold hardware; DW 3.0 steel True-Hoops, MAG Throw-Off, 5P (5 position) Butt Plate, True-Pitch 50 tuning, True-Tone 20-strand snare wires, and DW Drum Heads by Remo.

To find out about all the new products and events planned for the company’s 50th anniversary, visit DWDrums.com.

DW 50th Anniversary Drumset50th Anniversary Limited Edition Drum Set
Drum Workshop, Inc. (DW) announced the launch of its Limited-Edition Collector’s Series 50th Anniversary drum set.

Inspired by John Good’s memories of growing up in Northern Italy, the DW Collector’s Series 50th Anniversary Limited Edition 6-Piece Drum Set features a core of persimmon, a hard tone wood similar to purpleheart that produces thick attack and projection, combined with spruce that boosts warmth and tonality. These 10 PLY HVLT shells, handcrafted in DW’s California custom shop, feature a stunning outer veneer of rare, quilted maple, inlaid with a rosewood and maple 50th Anniversary badge and band. The drums are finished in a burnt toast burst lacquer and fitted with antique gold hardware, True-Hoops, True-Pitch 50 Tuning, S.T.M (Suspension Tom Mounts), and DW drumheads by Remo USA.

This pre-configured shell pack includes 8 x 10-inch and 9 x 12-inch mounted toms, 12 x 14-inch and 14 x 16-inch floor toms, an 18 x 22-inch kick drum, complemented with a 6.5 x 14-inch matching 10-ply hybrid persimmon-spruce HVLT shell snare, fitted with DW Mag Throw-off.

Only 100 of these kits will be produced, and each includes a certificate of authenticity signed by DW founders Don Lombardi and John Good. In addition, a further 200 à la carte 6.5 x 14-inch anniversary snare drums will be made for those adding to their snare collections.

To find out about all the new products and events planned for the company’s 50th anniversary, visit DWDrums.com.

DW 50th Anniversary Carbon Pedal50th Anniversary Carbon Fiber 5050 Pedal
Drum Workshop, Inc. (DW) is celebrating its 50th anniversary with the release of a limited edition of the 5000 pedal, the 5050 featuring a DW50 signature logo carbon fiber footboard and heel plate, making it both durable and lightweight.

It incorporates the same innovative specifications synonymous with the 5000 series of pedals including the Accelerator (AD4) drive system for increased speed and sensitivity, Tri-Pivot Toe Clamp for improved bass drum hoop grip, the Dual Bearing Spring Rocker, which delivers ultimate smoothness, and the new textured rubber grip pad on the base plate to reduce slippage while playing. DW's patented Delta Ball-Bearing Hinge, 101 two-way beater, clip-in drum key, and built-in spurs all come as standard. Available in both a single and double pedal options, these pedals also come with a limited edition DW50 pedal bag.

To find out about all the new products and events planned for the company’s 50th anniversary, visit DWDrums.com.

DW 50th Anniversary DWe Drumset50th Anniversary DWe Acoustic Electronic Convertible Drum Set
Drum Workshop, Inc. (DW) is celebrating its 50th anniversary with the release of DWe, a first-of-its-kind wireless acoustic electronic convertible drum set. Under development for several years, DWe is designed to blur the lines between acoustic and electronic drums and deliver a natural playing experience. DWe adds innovative, patented technology to the artisan, hand-crafted acoustic drum shells that DW is known for worldwide.

Launching in 2023 and manufactured in DW’s California custom shop, DWe will deliver industry advances in electronic drums with features including true acoustic to electronic convertibility, wireless connectivity, three zone metal cymbals, and a premium sample library.

“DWe will deliver the most authentic playing experience in the market for drummers whether played acoustically or electronically,” says John Good, senior executive vice president and co-founder of Drum Workshop. “Our focus has always been helping drummers elevate their craft by delivering new innovation, and DWe is no exception.”

To find out about all the new products and events planned for the company’s 50th anniversary, visit DWDrums.com.

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