My drum teacher made me fall in love with Yamaha kits from an early age. I’ve always played and recorded with them! I’m a big Yamaha fan!
If you aren’t familiar with G Flip yet, you will be soon. The Melbourne, Australia based drummer, singer, producer, and self-taught writer has been making waves overseas for the past 2 years. Since their debut hit ‘About You’ took them from bedroom producer to national superstar.
Fast forward 2 years and G has sold out all 5 of their Australian headline tours, been nominated for 3x ARIA awards (Australian equivalent to the Billboard Music Awards) and has played across the world at festivals like Neon Lights, Lollapalooza, Splendour In The Grass, Laneway Festival, & SXSW. G Flip’s music has earned global attention from triple j, Pitchfork, Pigeons & Planes, Gorilla vs. Bear, Line of Best Fit.
Their debut album ‘About Us’ (August 2019) debuted at #1 on the ARIA vinyl charts & #6 digitally, was a triple j feature album of the week and earned praise from Rolling Stone, NME and more–earning over 120 million streams globally.
In 2021, G Flip goes global with a few international collaborations tucked under their sleeve. The first of which kicked off in January 2021, features US indie pop darling mxmtoon, the two joined together on anthem ‘Queen’. The song which is inspired by drag culture is produced by Rostam Batmanglij (HAIM, Clairo) and was chosen as the anthem at Sydney Gas & Lesbian Mardi Gras with TikTok.
Live Custom Hybrid Oak
Yamaha has enhanced the dynamic range of the new Live Custom kits by accentuating their attack and projection. The new 7 ply Oak/Phenolic sheet hybrid shell and the Bass Enhancement Weight delivers massive power and articulation especially for playing in live situations. Also the new finishing technique based on traditional Japanese "UZUKURI" process emphasizes the natural beauty of the Oak grain.Other Colours Available
This kit provides greater freedom in setting and a realistic drumming experience. Not only can you perform using the high-quality internal sounds, you can also connect to a computer for use as the optimal VST instrument controller.