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New Gear: Radial, Sabian, Ibanez and Yamaha

Cymbals, a trombone, a "mouthpiece manager" and more

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Radial Engineering Direct-Drive JDX
Sabian HH Vanguard cymbal
Rovner Mouthpiece Manager
Yamaha 20th Anniversary Xeno trombone
Ibanez GWB205E bass

Radial Engineering Direct-Drive JDX

Imagine being able to dial in excellent guitar tone at your gig or session without hauling around heavy amps or worrying about lousy backline. Radial Engineering’s Direct-Drive JDX combines direct-box functions with sharp amp simulations (think Marshall, Fender Twin), allowing players to sound authentic through the house PA. $199 MAP.

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