About the Artists
A pioneering icon in hybrid drumming, Craig Blundell has worked with iconic artists such as Steven Wilson and Steve Hackett and has been part of hundreds of other musical projects from radio jingles to TV themes and everything in between.
Known as one of the world’s greatest groove drummers, Anika’s solid “in-the-pocket” beats have made her a headline performer at drum fests globally.
Anika’s distinctive drum sound complements her groove playing style - and now, she's made her sound available to you.
As the touring drummer for many of the biggest artists in France, Damien Schmitt has real-world experience using V-Drums in professional performances all over Europe and beyond.
His kits are carefully crafted with this experience in mind, giving you a broad spectrum of percussive heaven to explore.
P Funk Kit
Oli Wiseman is one of a growing number of electronic-native drummers in the professional music world. As touring drummer for pop superstar Anne-Marie, he’s well-versed in bridging the gap between acoustic and electronic percussion.
His artist kits merge rock sounds with useful contemporary loops to create a great place to practice grooves and new ideas.
A self-made composer, musical director, and drummer, Kaz Rodriguez is one of the outstanding musicians of the modern era. His drum-along albums have generated a strong following and healthy respect from other pro drummers, who admire his ability to combine electronic and acoustic sounds for spectacular live performances.
Koen Herfst is one of the most energetic and versatile drummers in the Netherlands, voted “Best Hard Rock Drummer of Benelux” six years in a row. As a longtime V-Drums user and recording studio owner, he knows how to dial in the sounds he needs from within the module.
Koen’s dark and heavy TD-17 artist kits feature sounds crafted by layering custom samples with the module’s internal sounds.
How to get your artist kits:
Visit Roland Backstage
Sign-in or create a Roland Account
Register your TD-17
Follow the instructions in your redemption email
Install your artist kits and start playing
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