Tanabe Twin Custom Manlius NY
Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music
Instrument Rental: Yes
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Instrument Repair Information
Repairs including expert drum and percussion repairs for most brands. Specialize in vintage drums and restoration. Expert Luthier offsite for any stringed instrument repairs. Set ups and and restringing done on site.
Monday through Saturday 11:00am - 5:00pm
Electronic Keyboard, Band & Orchestral, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Recording Equipment, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music, DJ Equipment
Band & Orchestral
Drums & Percussion, Guitars & Fretted Instruments
Acoustic Piano, Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Organs
East Syracuse, NY
Acoustic Piano, Digital Piano
Tanabe Twin Custom
The larger housing of the Twin Custom($550 direct) is designed to accommodate any combination of two Zumkudo and Dumkudo pedals. The double Zenkudo version on review here offers a staggering range of tones. Overdriving the input of the second stage with the first circuit took sustain and timbre off into new territories that no single pedal could achieve alone. And when routed directly into the mixing console in the studio, the twin Zenkudo version sounded more like a good amplifier with a mic on it, providing outstanding note detail, dynamics, and tonal complexity. Given a choice of what to put in a Twin Custom, I would select a Zenkudo/Dumkudo pairing for classic sounds, or two Dumkudos for sheer over-the-top intensity and sustain. It’s worth noting that the Twin Custom (or any of the other Tanabes) may be ordered with a lighter colored simulated pearl top, which makes it easier to read the control labeling.
KUDOS Quiet. Extremely versatile. A wide variety of both subtle and powerful tones.