Dark Indigo Burst on the Tama Superstar Classic Including the 100% Maple Limited Edition Blue Onyx Dark Indigo Burst on the Tama Superstar Classic - Including the 100% Maple Limited Edition Blue Onyx The Tama Superstar Classic Maple is a classic 5-piece drumset, but of course you can add more or other sizes to it. The featured finish is Dark Indigo Burst. In the setup in the video with this article about this all Maple kit there is also an extra drum added: the Duo Snare. The S.L.P. Duo Snare is a drum that works as a snare and floor tom. It measures 10" x 14" and has four floor tom legs and brackets. Robert "Sput" Searight and Anika Nilles are among the drummers that have it in there setup.

Check our video article on the Tama Superstar Maple Hyperdrive Duo with Robert "Sput" Searight and Anika Nilles

Superstar Classic Maple
The Superstar Classic Maple has six finishes the company already launched in 2017. At the NAMM Show in California, Tama displayed the Dark Indigo Burst with the Duo Snare. The kit in the video features an 18" x 22" bass drum, 8 x 10 and 9 x 12 toms and a 14 x 16 floor tom. A kit on this level is priced around an acceptable $1,250.

Tama Superstar Classic Maple in Dark Indigo Burst


While not mentioned on Tama's website yet, the Dark Indigo Burst finish in the video is available as well.
The Superstar Classic Maple is also available in smaller sizes as 16" x 20" bass drum and 7" x 10" and 8" x 12" toms and a 14" x 14" floor tom.

Superstar Classic Maple finishes

    Lacquer finishes
  • Dark Indigo Burst
  • Classic Cherry Wine
  • Mahogany Burst
  • Satin Arctic Pearl
  • Tangerine Laquer Burst
  • Transparent Black Burst

    Wrap finishes
  • Bright Orange Sparkle
  • Indigo Sparkle
  • Midnight Gold Sparkle
Limited Edition Blue Onyx
We just couldn't leave this one unattended. In the Summer of 2017, Tama also came out with a limited edition of the Superstar Maple in a Blue Onyx wrap. While the price for the 7-piece kit was suggested as $1,499.99, we have seen it for sale for only $799.99. Again, the shells are 100% Maple as with all the Superstar Classic drums.

7-piece shell kit
Superstar Classic Maple Blue Onyx Wrap 7-piece shell kit
  • 18"x22" bass drum w/ tom holder base
  • 7"x8" tom tom
  • 8"x10" tom tom
  • 9"x12" tom tom
  • 12"x14" floor tom
  • 14"x16" floor tom
  • 6.5"x14" snare drum
  • mth600 double tom holder
  • mc69 single tom attachment
4-piece shell kit
Superstar Classic Maple Blue Onyx Wrap 4-piece shell kit
  • Satin Amber bass drum hoop
  • 14"x24" bass drum w/o tom holder base
  • 9"x13" tom tom
  • 16"x16" floor tom
  • 6.5"x14" snare drum
  • mc69 single tom attachment

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Dark Indigo Burst on the Tama Superstar Classic
Tama Superstar Classic Dark Indigo Burst
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