News & Events
Yamaha Drums is proud to welcome Jimmy Chamberlin of Smashing Pumpkins to our legendary family of Artists.
US Indie Rockers Smashing Pumpkins have just announced a major summer tour to the excitement of millions of fans around the world. The lineup for this reunion will be a combination of the original members Billy Corgan, James Iha and Jimmy Chamberlin joined by Jeff Schroeder on guitar and Jack Bates on bass.
Broader Choice for the Third-generation MG Mixer Lineup
February 14th, 2018. Shizuoka, Japan. – Yamaha is pleased to announce the addition of MG10XUF and MG12XUK Mixing Console models to the popular MG Series lineup.
Poolside sessions at this year’s NAMM Show
Away from the chaos of the NAMM Show, we invited some artists to hang out for some jams in the sunshine checking our latest gear.
New RIVAGE PM7 System Offers the RIVAGE PM10 User Experience with Integrated Portability and Flexibility
February 6, 2018. Shizuoka, Japan. – Yamaha Corporation announces an important new addition to the professional audio lineup: the RIVAGE PM7 Digital Mixing System. The core of the RIVAGE PM7 system includes the CSD-R7 Digital Mixing Console, Dante based Rio3224-D2 and Rio1608-D2 I/O Racks, and TWINLANe based RPio622 and RPio222 I/O Racks.
New Rio3224-D2 and Rio1608-D2 Dante Network I/O Racks with Enhanced Sound, Reliability, and Visibility
February 6, 2018. Shizuoka, Japan. – Yamaha Corporation announces the February release of two new Dante equipped I/O Rack units for the Yamaha professional audio lineup: the Rio3224-D2 and Rio1608-D2. Together with the CSD-R7 control surface to be released simultaneously, these I/O Racks are components of the new RIVAGE PM7 Digital Mixing System. They can also be used with current CL and QL series digital mixing consoles.
CL/QL Firmware Version 4.5 is On the Way! Includes Support for Yamaha’s new I/O Racks and Audinate’s Dante Domain Manager
February 6, 2018. Shizuoka, Japan. - Firmware version 4.5 for the industry-standard CL and QL series digital mixing consoles is to be released soon, continuing Yamaha’s policy of keeping products ahead of the curve with regular updates.
ProVisionaire Touch iPad Application will be upgraded to Version 2.0
Announcing the V2.0 update for ProVisionaire Touch, the iPad app that allows the customer to create their own original touch panel controller that perfectly suits their installed facility or usage needs, simply by intuitive operations on a tablet, and without any need to learn special programming. This update newly supports the CL/QL/TF series digital mixing consoles and the R-series (ADDA) I/O racks. (ProVisionaire Touch V2.0 is scheduled for release in the end of Feb, 2018.)
“VXL Series” Ultra-slim Line Array Deliver Refined sound while Blending Beautifully with Any Décor
Speaker systems for commercial spaces must not only deliver high sonic quality, but they must also blend effortlessly with the architecture and interior décor. VXL series line array speaker systems satisfy both of these requirements to a high degree.
Thorsten Skringer: "I want nothing else but to improvise!"
We visited Yamaha artist Thorsten Skringer at a performance of the Yamaha Allstars at Wolfgangsee, Austria. Thorsten gave us an insight into his life as an internationally known saxophonist and talked about his stage experience, hobbies, family, stage fright and of course improvised music.