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Breakbeats by Questlove

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BE A VOICE.


SHELL/SERIES INFO



SERIES INFO


"I wanted to build a device that was apartment-friendly and compact for the street musician; but also something that was quality-sounding. A gritty, raw, 'Break-able' kit for gigging in clubs that you can fit in a cab. Breakbeats by Questlove does it all."

- Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson (The Roots)


Ludwig and Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson present the all new Breakbeats mobile drum kit; a vital solution for the modern urban drummer.



MAKE IT FIT:

Breakbeats was designed with the city in mind. Positioned on a riser for optimum reach, its compact 14x16" bass drum, 7x10" tom, and 13x13" floor tom creates a set-up for sculpting grooves in tight spaces.

It features Remo Pinstripe heads for pro-level tones, and comes with a multi-purpose bags for easy transport, and drum muting. The Breakbeats kit is available in White Sparkle, Black Sparkle, Red Sparkle, and Azure Blue (Guitar Center Exclusive).

BREAK IT DOWN

BREAK IT DOWN:

The tonal center of Breakbeats is a 5x14" matching wood snare drum. Create beats on the fly and make your voice heard at gigs, on the street, or in rehearsal.


DIAL IT IN

DIAL IT IN:

Fitted with Remo heads, Breakbeats' 7-ply hardwood shells play like a full-sized kit; fusing low-end kick punch with focused tom and snare midrange.


PACK IT UP

PACK IT UP:

Packable, stackable, and portable, Breakbeats' compact size and included velvet storage bags make it ideal for the drummer on the move. Play it wide open or instantly change volume and tone by draping each bag over each drum.





Ludwig Shell

SHELL

7-ply hardwood.

Preferred by professionals for its tonal versatility.

Bearing Edge

BEARING EDGE

Each drum's bearing edge is cut to a 45-degree angle within 1/16" from the outside edge. This sharp edge is hand-sanded to the craftsman's touch to assure a smooth, even, flat surface for easy head seating; the final touch to complete the unmistakable Ludwig Sound.

FEATURES


14x16" bass drum w/riser and tom mount w/auxiliary clamp.  7x10" tom, 13x13" floor tom, and 5x14" matching snare drum. 14x16" bass drum w/riser and tom mount w/auxiliary clamp. 7x10" tom, 13x13" floor tom, and 5x14" matching snare drum.

Velvet storage bags included for dust/moisture protection.  Instantly changes volume and tone by draping each bag over each drum. Velvet storage bags included for dust/moisture protection. Instantly changes volume and tone by draping each bag over each drum.

Remo Pinstripe tom heads and self-muffled kick drum heads Remo Pinstripe tom heads and self-muffled kick drum heads.

Classic Curved Bass Drum Spurs Stackable and portable.



Gallery


GALLERY

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