Building upon the market success of its first Enhanced Bass Port Cajon, Rhythm Tech, creator of the world’s first crescent-shaped tambourine, is adding two new Cajons to the series that feature the company’s Enhanced Bass Port design, and a new Djembe, all featuring a unique new Palma Snare system with an on/off mechanism and retail pricing ranging from $79 to $199 to meet the broadest possible audience of consumers, according to Rhythm Tech Vice President and General Manager Gil Soucy.
“We’re taking one of the most successful products of 2018 and making it into a product line at Winter NAMM 2019,” Soucy said today. “And we’re doing it to provide our retailers with a complete suite of offerings to meet the needs of every type of customer. With a thrilling new signature finish on the shells and the addition of the ground-breaking new Palma™ Snare with an on/off mechanism, these three new additions to the series are set to take the percussion world by storm!”
The new Rhythm Tech Lap Top Cajon features the thrilling new Selvato™ finish on the drums shell and the revolutionary Palma™ Snare with on/off mechanism which adds a wild new array of sonic nuances and playing experience. This finely made, solidly crafted Cajon has the addition of the Enhanced Bass Port design and includes a shoulder strap for playing while standing. Whether you’re just beginning into the classic world of Afro-Peruvian sounds or venturing into the rhythmic patterns of Flamenco Bulerias or Rumba, the Rhythm Tech Lap Top Cajon will be your perfect musical partner. The Laptop Cajon is available for immediate delivery and carries a Manufacturer Advertised Price (MAP) of $79.99.
The new Bongo Box Cajon also features the revolutionary new Palma™ Snare with on/off mechanism, striking Selvato™ finish and shoulder strap for easy playing while standing — taking this celebrated Afro-Cuban instrument to a whole new playing level. With these exciting new features, the Bongo Box offers Bongoceros the world over new sonic potential for their musical ventures! The Bongo Box is available for immediate delivery and carries a Manufacturer Advertised Price (MAP) of $99.99.
The new 12” Djembe, complete with a shoulder strap, brings the convenience of top side tuning with drum lug and drum key design to the international world of Djembe Artists. Also showcasing the Palma™ Snare with on/off mechanism, patented PVC extruded shell design, striking Selvato™ finish and superior quality hardware, the all new Rhythm Tech 12” Djembe is set to turn the percussion world on its head in 2019 with its Manufacturer Advertised Price (MAP) of $199.
The new Rhythm Tech Enhanced Bass Port Cajons and Djembe are on display at Winter NAMM 2019 in the Anaheim Convention Center in Hall B at Booth #6814.
About Rhythm Tech:
Founded in 1980, Rhythm Tech is a world leader in the design, manufacturing, and marketing of innovative percussion instruments and drum accessories that constantly extend the performance capabilities of contemporary percussionists. World-renowned for its development of the crescent shaped tambourine, now on permanent display in the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the company maintains its pursuit of excellence today with a complete line of Hand Percussion, Mounted Percussion, Drums, Accessories, and Pre-Packs that continues to set new standards for performance, value, and reliability. Rhythm Tech is a division of JAM Industries USA. For more information, visit www.rhythmtech.com.