Tama To Offer Only 100 Starclassic Exotix III Limited Edition
will present its third Starclassic Exotix drum set at the Winter
2003 Anaheim NAMM show. Named "Midnight Storm," for
its gloss black finish, the limited edition 7 pc kits feature
shells with an outer ply of rare African Quilted Sapele wood
and eight inner plies of select African Bubinga rosewood. Each
drum is fitted with brushed black nickel-plated hardware and
is inlaid with genuine abalone.
Tama's Products Specialist Hunter Herman, one of the first players
to preview the kit in the U.S.: "This kits intrinsic
character is very dark and mysterious. However, it also has
incredibly high overtones and enormously deep sounds hidden
within the shells. The more you play and explore the kit, the
more these wonderful musical expressions are revealed and come
John Tempesta described the Exotix III's as "the best drums
ever! Bubinga rules! Warm, punchy and a great response. You
have outdone yourselves!"
Exotix III sets are exclusively 7 pc kits and are limited to
just 100 sets worldwide. Each kit is numbered (in the bass drum)
and includes a certificate of authenticity.
Starclassic Limited Edition Exotix drums are crafted of unique
combinations of materials and rare woods and accented by specially
selected finishes. The first and second Exotix sets were received
to wide critical acclaim, with Starclassic Exotix II being voted
"2002 Drum Set of the Year" by the readers of Drum!
(with hardware) List Price: £4999.99
SE722EAWSMSS (drums only) List Price: £3999.99
Starclassic Exotix III kit features 9mm shells crafted of one
outer ply of rare Quilted African Sapele and eight inner plies
of Bubinga finished in super high gloss Midnight Storm. Available
sizes and matched hardware are as follows: