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Mapex Venus Series Drum Kits
Roland Fantom-0 Synthesizer Keyboards
Yorkville Sound YXL15SP Powered Subwoofer

Mapex Venus Series Drum Kits

Mapex has released the Venus Series complete drum kit , which presents an all-inclusive setup for new drummers .
The Venus Series kit includes a five-piece shell pack , complete with matching snare drum , outfitted with a complete set of stands and pedals , cymbals , a drummer ’ s throne , and a pair of drumsticks . The Venus Series is available in Rock and Fusion setups in a choice of four sparkle colours : Black Galaxy , Blue Sky , Aqua Blue , and Crimson Red .
After a 20 plus year absence from the market , the Venus series returns with 100 % poplar shell construction . The Venus kits are appointed with the same Mapex SoniClear bearing edge technology as pro-level Mapex drums .
For more information , contact Yorkville Sound : 905- 837-8777 , canada @ yorkville . com , www . yorkville . com .

Roland Fantom-0 Synthesizer Keyboards

Roland has introduced the Fantom-0 series of synthesizer keyboards for performers , producers , and music creators . The Fantom-06 , Fantom-07 , and Fantom-08 models combine the sonic power and fluid workflow of the top-of-the-line , previously-released Fantom series in light , streamlined instruments that are ideal for both studio and high-level stage performances .
Roland ’ s reimagined Fantom , launched in 2019 , is known for its advanced sound technologies and unique creative workflow . The Fantom-0 series carries on this approach , offering core Fantom features in portable instruments that weigh significantly less than most top-tier professional keyboards . Users can play and produce with thousands of Roland ’ s sounds and a colour touchscreen , hands-on controls , and deep computer integration derived from the flagship models .
The Fantom-0 offer Roland ’ s ZEN-Core , SuperNATU- RAL , and Virtual ToneWheel Organ technologies , with further expansion available through Roland Cloud . Musicians can create with famous synthesizers and rhythm sounds , build organic compositions with pianos and other acoustic instruments , or shape new sounds with next-generation synthesis tools .
For more information , contact Roland Canada : 604-270-6626 , www . roland . com / ca .

Yorkville Sound YXL15SP Powered Subwoofer

Yorkville Sound has introduced the YXL15SP , a powered subwoofer built for working DJs and musicians .
The YXL15SP is the latest addition to the Canadian pro audio manufacturer ’ s YXL Series . Weighing just over 60 lbs , the YXL15SP features a 15-in . woofer with 3-in . voice coil , and contains two XLR / 1 / 4-in . combi inputs . The system provides 500W with a 1,000W peak . The YXL15SP powered subwoofer can be used with any full-range cabinet . Yorkville Sound ’ s YXL line provides options for 10- , 12- , and 15-in . full-range speakers .
For more information , contact Yorkville Sound : 905- 837-8777 , canada @ yorkville . com , www . yorkville . com .
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