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SONOR launches new AQX Series

SONOR rounds up AQ family of drums with new AQX Series

SONOR is always aiming to empower musicians all over the world with the best percussion instruments, from the first early steps to professional level. To purpose that aim, SONOR extents their product lineup with the new drum series AQX.

With this new line SONOR offers its well-known quality and sound at a competitive price point. Drummers at the beginning of their musical journey now have a lower entry barrier into the world of SONOR while still be able to create their own sound.

The new line of drums features poplar shells, and acquires features from the respective AQ1 and AQ2 Series like pre-muffled bass drum heads, AQ lugs with internal TuneSafe. Three stunning sparkle finishes are available: Black Midnight Sparkle, Blue Ocean Sparkle and Red Moon Sparkle – shining a light in every situation. Two complete, “ready-to-go” kits are available, as well as three compact kits, shells only.

The Studio (20” Bass Drum, 10” & 12” Tom Tom, 14” Floor Tom, 14” Snare Drum) and Stage (22” Bass Drum, 10” & 12” Tom Tom, 16” Floor Tom, 14” Snare Drum) configuration include the new 1000 Series hardware set and a B8 Bronze Cymbal Set with 14” Hi Hat, 16” Crash and 20” Ride (not available in all markets).

Three popular compact kits are available: Jazz (18” Bass Drum, 12” Tom Tom, 14” Floor Tom, 13” Snare Drum), Jungle (16” Bass Drum, 10” Tom Tom, 13” Floor Tom, 13” Snare Drum) and Micro (14” Bass Drum, 8” Tom Tom, 13” Floor Tom, 13” Snare Drum). Available as shell-only kits, including the CTH 4000 Cymbal / Tom Holder combination.