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Revisiting -- Meet Akira Iino - Musician, Panist, Bandleader & Creator of the Diamond Cut Steel Pan - UpClose!

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The Diamond Cut Steel Pan - Guitar Pans

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Akira Iino from Japan has created a new guitar pan with diamond shapes indented into the skirt of the drum. The diamond-cut steel drums are made by Nittetsu Drum in Japan. Suffice to say that his creation has generated quite a buzz within the global steelband community across social media platforms.

When Steel Talks had a short communiqué with Akira Iino about his creation.

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