Simmons Intros Stryke6 iPad Drum Controller

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Simmons has introduced the Stryke6, which they describe as the ‘first-ever iPad-based drum controller’.

The Simmons Stryke6 is an iPad controller with six velocity-sensitive pads, plus two foot pedals for kick and hi-hat control. It can also be used to trigger a variety of DAWs and sample programs with any USB/MIDI computer. Continue reading

The Simmons SDS 8 Drum Synthesizer

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Remember those classic electronic drum sounds of the 80s?

There’s a good chance that what you remember is the sound of the the Simmons drum synthesizer.

The video above captures some manual tweaking of a Simmons SDS 8 Drum Synthesizer.

If you’ve used the Simmons drum synthesizer, leave a comment with your thoughts! Continue reading