Larry Mullen Jr: Stage And Studio
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Roland (Electronic) Drums
MODEL: V-Pro Kit (either TD-20K or TD-20S: V-Pro Series - exact model to be determined)
VINTAGE: uncertain
  • STAGE: No record of Larry using this kit on stage.
  • STUDIO: Used during 2007-2008 recording for U2's upcoming album, tentatively called "No Line On The Horizon"


TD-20S: V-Pro Series

With the V-Pro™ Series TD-20S, Roland improves upon the industry-standard V-DrumsŪ by starting from the ground up. At the heart of this flagship set is the TD-20 module with new sounds and functions, superb expressiveness and in-depth V-Editing. The patented mesh pads now feature great dynamic range and natural rim shot triggering, along with a new look and stunning black finish. The TD-20S also features Roland’s amazing new V-Hi-Hat™ and a new drum stand designed to hide the cabling. With this powerful new combination of pads and hardware, the V-Pro Series TD-20S lets drummers express themselves more naturally and with more realism than ever before!

  • Flagship V-Drums kit with new TD-20 sound module, improved mesh-head V-Pads™, highly acclaimed V-Cymbals™ and innovative new V-Hi-Hat for complete playability
  • TD-20 Percussion Sound Module with over 500 new sounds, improved dynamics and sensitivity, plus CompactFlash storage and V-LINK*
  • 15 dual-trigger inputs, 10 audio outputs and digital output, 8 group faders and built-in sequencer, Mastering Room and more
  • All-new V-Editing includes modeled snare buzz, kick beater selection, and greater cymbal customizing (i.e. size, “sizzle,” mic positions)
  • New PD-125 (12”) and PD-105 (10”) dual-trigger V-Pads feature better dynamic response, more even and accurate head/rim triggering and rim shot capability on toms
  • New VH-12 V-Hi-Hat with two cymbals for full motion capability and natural feel
  • Ergonomically designed MDS-20 V-Drums Stand (also sold separately) with more durable hardware, sleek raked design, easier vertical adjustment and 16 cables (included) hidden neatly inside the tubing
  • Expansion slot for future upgrades and enhancements

The TD-20S is available in black (TD-20S-BK) or white (TD-20S-WT) and the components are packaged in three separate boxes as follows.

  • Box 1 (TD-20K1):
    (1) TD-20 Percussion Module
    (2) CY-14C V-Cymbals
    (1) CY-15R V-Cymbal
    (1) VH-12 Hi-Hat
  • Box 2 (TD-20K2-BK or TD-20K2-WT):
    (3) PD-125 mesh pads (BK or WT)
    (2) PD-105 mesh pads (BK or WT)
    (1) KD-120 mesh kick pad (BK or WT)
  • Box 3 (MDS-20BK):
    The drum set rack, the clamps and arms for both the pads and the cymbals, and the mounting plate that attaches to the bottom of the TD-20 percussion module.

LARRY CAM: video snippet of Larry Mullen Jr. arriving to "work", changing shoes and playing his Roland V-Drums (electronic drum kit)

Larry Mullen Jr., Roland V-Kit, U2 in Fez Morrocco