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New lightweight Samba drum line from Soar Valley Music

New lightweight Samba drum line from Soar Valley Music

NEW GEAR

Percussion specialists Soar Valley Music has introduced a new range of Brazilian Samba drums into the UK.

Laura  Barnes
on Mar 19th 2017 at 2:48PM
DW Drums donates Prince tribute kit to the Grammy Museum

DW Drums donates Prince tribute kit to the Grammy Museum

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The Grammy Museum has acquired the five-piece DW Drums Collector's Series drum kit played during Bruno Mars' tribute to the late musical icon Prince at this year’s awards show.

Laura  Barnes
on Mar 9th 2017 at 10:13AM
Maren Morris drummer Christian Paschall switches to Vater drumsticks and brushes

Maren Morris drummer Christian Paschall switches to Vater drumsticks and brushes

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Christian Paschall, touring drummer for Grammy Award winning artist Maren Morris, is now using Vater products.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 20th 2017 at 4:34PM
NAMM 2017: New Black Panther, Armory snares and Saturn V kits from Mapex

NAMM 2017: New Black Panther, Armory snares and Saturn V kits from Mapex

NEW GEAR

Mapex has unveiled a host of new snare models as well as new-look Saturn V Touring drum kits.

Laura  Barnes
on Jan 19th 2017 at 6:00PM

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NAMM 2017: New Rydeen and 50th anniversary drum kits, A-Series, Silent Guitar and more from Yamaha

NAMM 2017: New Rydeen and 50th anniversary drum kits, A-Series, Silent Guitar and more from Yamaha

NEW GEAR

Yamaha has announced a number of new guitars and drum kits at this year’s Winter NAMM show.

Laura  Barnes
on Jan 19th 2017 at 4:18PM
Sonor signs up for Musikmesse's Brandworld Drums

Sonor signs up for Musikmesse's Brandworld Drums

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Percussion instrument brand Sonor has revealed it will be part of Musikmesse 2017 with an extensive presence.

Laura  Barnes
on Jan 19th 2017 at 11:39AM
Strictly Come Dancing's Jeff Lardner joins Sakae Drums' UK roster

Strictly Come Dancing's Jeff Lardner joins Sakae Drums' UK roster

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Sakae Drums has unveiled drummer Jeff Lardner as the latest addition to its UK roster of artists.

Laura  Barnes
on Jan 10th 2017 at 12:37PM
Chad Smith:

Chad Smith: "London is such an important city for music and drumming"

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Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith recently visited the Academy of Contemporary Music (ACM) for an exclusive performance and Q&A, where he revealed his love for London and English ...

Laura  Barnes
on Dec 15th 2016 at 10:59AM

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WATCH: Drummer breaks world record for longest drum roll to raise money for children's charities

WATCH: Drummer breaks world record for longest drum roll to raise money for children's charities

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Drummer Allistair Brown has broken the Guinness World Record for the longest snare drum roll, smashing the previous time by over ten hours.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 15th 2016 at 4:16PM
Evans launches UV-cured drumhead series

Evans launches UV-cured drumhead series

NEW GEAR

D’Addario’s Evans Drumheads has launched UV1 – a brand-new series of drumheads featuring a newly patented UV-cured coating.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 7th 2016 at 10:07AM
Gear4music, SJC Drums & Evans present Slipknot’s Jay Weinberg

Gear4music, SJC Drums & Evans present Slipknot’s Jay Weinberg

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Nov 11th 2016 - Nov 11th 2016

Location: Leeds

Fans will be able to meet and greet the Slipknot drummer and see him hand paint snare drums in Yorkshire.

BOUTIQUE WEEK: Liberty Drums - 'The future is boutique, and it's growing globally'

BOUTIQUE WEEK: Liberty Drums - 'The future is boutique, and it's growing globally'

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It’s day four of our drum-focused Boutique Week, where we highlight some of the most exciting bespoke drum kit manufacturers in the UK.

Laura  Barnes
on Oct 20th 2016 at 11:35AM

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BOUTIQUE WEEK: Animal Custom Drums - 'If customers want to see a certain brand in retail stores, it will happen'

BOUTIQUE WEEK: Animal Custom Drums - 'If customers want to see a certain brand in retail stores, it will happen'

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Day three of our drum-focused Boutique Week sees us chatting to Yorkshire-based bespoke brand Animal Custom Drums.

Laura  Barnes
on Oct 19th 2016 at 10:52AM
BOUTIQUE WEEK: Morgan Davies Drums - 'It's going to get easier for start-ups to go direct to consumers'

BOUTIQUE WEEK: Morgan Davies Drums - 'It's going to get easier for start-ups to go direct to consumers'

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As we continue our drum-focused Boutique Week, today we chat to Morgan Davies Drums.

Laura  Barnes
on Oct 18th 2016 at 10:34AM
Boutique Week is back: Are you a custom UK Drum Kit manufacturer?

Boutique Week is back: Are you a custom UK Drum Kit manufacturer?

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MI Pro is on the hunt for boutique Drum Kit manufacturers based the UK to be part of our next Boutique Week.

Laura  Barnes
on Oct 3rd 2016 at 5:18PM