Protection Racket has welcomed Anthrax's Charlie Benante (pictured) to its artist roster, along with eight other big name musicians.
These new additions cover a diverse range of musical genres, including heavy metal, rock, soul, hip hop and electro.
Benante is joined by Stuart Wilkinson, who currently plays with Lissie, Mat Hector, now playing with Thomas Dolby and Josh Morgan of The Subways. Completing the list of new Protection Racket artists are Blake Davies from Turbowolf, My Passion's Jamie Nicholls, Samson Jatto, best known for his work with Maverick Saber, Simon Teller, now working with Tynchy Stryder and independent drummer Dave Elitch, who has recently been playing with The Mars Volta and made an appearance at The London Drum Show.
The newcomers join the existing list of artists endorsing the company, which features Ian Paice (Deep Purple), Nick Mason (Pink Floyd), Ronni Vannucci (The Killers) and many more.