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Calhoun, Bissonette Go Clinic Crazy
Calhoun, Bissonette Go Clinic Crazy

2 June 2008 — May was clinic month at Mapex as Gregg Bissonette and Will Calhoun cris-crossed the country and appeared at several Mapex retailers. Willis Music in Florence, KY hosted a Gregg Bissonette Clinic on May 22. Over 80 enthusiasti …

Versatile New “Pop To Bop” Component Pack For Saturn Series
Versatile New “Pop To Bop” Component Pack For Saturn Series

16 May 2008 — Mapex announced its plans to release it’s new 6-piece Saturn Series “Pop to Bop” Component Pack designed to be a multipurpose set for players that play multiple styles of music. The set includes a 22x18 Bass Drum, 10x8 and 12x …

Mapex To Offer Zildjian Planet Z Cymbals With VX, QR And Q Series Drum Sets

January 1, 2008 — Mapex USA announced that it will begin offering the popular Planet Z cymbal packs as an option on its VX Series, QR Series and Q Series drum sets in 2008. Planet Z Cymbals, made in the USA by Zildjian, are forged from a co …

Mapex Releases New Thick Flamed Maple Snare [ Winter NAMM 2008 ]
Mapex Releases New Thick Flamed Maple Snare [ Winter NAMM 2008 ]

1 January 2008 — Mapex USA has introduced a new model to its line-up of high quality Black Panther snare drums. The Thick Flamed Maple model (BPFM4600THT) features a 15-ply, 12mm thick all maple shell. The drums bearing edges are rounded in …

Mapex Introduces “Krushed” Glass Glitters For Orion, Saturn [ Winter NAMM 2008 ]
Mapex Introduces “Krushed” Glass Glitters For Orion, Saturn [ Winter NAMM 2008 ]

1 January 2008 — Mapex has introduced the release of drum sets featuring three new crushed glass glitter coverings for its most versatile Saturn and Orion shell configuration. Available as a component pack only in the newly designed six-pie …

Mapex Unveils 2008 Limited Edition Orion Chocolate Burl [ Winter NAMM 2008 ]
Mapex Unveils 2008 Limited Edition Orion Chocolate Burl [ Winter NAMM 2008 ]

1 January 2008 — Mapex USA has just released what may be its most beautiful and sought after drum set ever. The 2008 Limited Edition Orion Chocolate Burl drum set will be sold in extremely limited quantities in North America. The new limit …

Mapex USA To Distribute Vic Firth And Remo Products

December 14, 2007 — Beginning in January 2008, Mapex USA will distribute Vic Firth sticks and Remo drum heads. Mapex Vice President and General Manager, Joe Vasko sees this move as an ideal opportunity to extend Mapex’s already rapid growth …

Mapex Introduces New Configuration, Shell Packs, Finishes For Saturn Series
Mapex Introduces New Configuration, Shell Packs, Finishes For Saturn Series

3 December 2007 — Mapex announced the release of several new products for its popular Saturn Series. In addition to a new six-piece drum set including hardware, Mapex is now offering three of its most popular Saturn configurations as shell …

Mapex Adds Configuration And Finshes To Pro M Series, Extends Free Snare Offer
Mapex Adds Configuration And Finshes To Pro M Series, Extends Free Snare Offer

3 December 2007 — Mapex is introducing a new six-piece configuration and two new lacquer finishes to its popular Pro M Drum Series. The new Studioease configuration (PM6286U) includes a 22x18 bass drum, 10x8 and 12x9 tom toms, 14x14 and 16x …

Mapex Adds New Configuration And New Finish To M Birch Series
Mapex Adds New Configuration And New Finish To M Birch Series

3 December 2007 — Mapex announced the release of a new lacquer finish and a new six-piece configuration for its best-selling M Birch drum series. The new Studioease Configuration includes a 22x18 bass drum. 10x8 and 12x9 tom toms, 14x14 and …

Mapex On Hand To Help Break Records For Charity

7 November 2007 — Recently, Mapex co-sponsored two events organized to break world records and raise money for very worthy causes. The annual Woodstick event in Seattle was hosted by Destination Mapex Dealer, Donn Bennett Drum Studio. This …

Belmont University Teams Up With Mapex, Fork’s Drum Closet
Belmont University Teams Up With Mapex, Fork’s Drum Closet

26 September 2007 — This fall, Mapex USA, along with Fork’s Drum Closet began their second year of assisting the music department of Nashville’s Belmont University by supplying new, pro quality drum sets. Belmont’s main performance halls an …

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