Recording acoustic guitar in stereo - should you use spaced or coincident mics?
Is it time to reinvent the physical mixing console?
Two microphone preamplifiers compared at Abbey Road Studio 2 - tube and transistor
What basic equipment do you need to make professional recordings?
Q: "Why is the signal from my microphone low in level and noisy?"
An investigation of the pre-delay parameter of the Lexicon 480L reverb plug-in
What would happen if a spider got into your microphone?
Can an electric guitar virtual instrument ever sound like a real electric guitar?
The importance of monitoring in the recording studio
The importance of managing configurations and preferences in professional work
Subscribe to access our latest, up-to-the-minute articles with hints, tips and adventures in audio in the weekly Audio Masterclass Newsletter.
July 14, 2004
The new Ludwig Accent CS Series includes power, fusion and jazz outfits that skimp on price but still offer compelling features and the Ludwig sound. Four levels of Ludwig Accent CS Series drum outfits are available:
Accent CS Custom Elite and Accent CS Custom each offer Power, Fusion and Jazz models. All are made with 100% birch shells. Both the Custom Elite and the Custom models feature Vibra-bands and Remo heads as standard. The new 18" deep bass drums create the low-end, and snare drums are fitted with 10 lugs for easy tuning.
Hardware includes a chain drive bass pedal with rockplate and easy hoop attachment. Add-on components include tom sets along with individual drums and hardware. Accent CS Custom Elite features high gloss finishes in black, blue, wine red and amber. Accent CS Custom includes satin oil finishes in black, blue, wine red and natural. Straight and boom cymbal stands, along with hi-hat and snare stands, are standard. Planet Z cymbals are also available.
Accent CS features Vibra-bands, Remo heads and the same hardware as the CS Custom Elite. Shells are crafted with select veneer woods. Available in Power, Fusion, Jazz and even Junior configurations, everyone can play the Ludwig Accent CS outfit. Cymbal, hi-hat and snare stands are standard. Add-on components, hardware and Plant Z cymbals are also available. Choose from black, blue, red wine and silver pvc-wrapped finishes.
Accent CS Combo outfits are price sensitive entry models featuring select veneer shells and is designed for the serious beginning drummer or anyone on a tight budget. Available in both Power and Jazz set-ups, with cymbal, hi-hat and snare stands standard. Add on components, hardware and Planet Z cymbals are also available. Choose from black, blue, red wine and silver pvc-wrapped finishes.
For more information, visit their web site at www.ludwig-drums.com