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New book 'From The Riser' celebrates today's greatest drummers

New book 'From The Riser' celebrates today's greatest drummers

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David Phillips has launched a new book celebrating many of today’s greatest drummers and percussionists.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 20th 2016 at 10:25AM
Prolific West End drummer Tim Goodyer joins Sakae's artist roster

Prolific West End drummer Tim Goodyer joins Sakae's artist roster

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Tim Goodyer has become the latest professional drummer to join Sakae Drums’ UK artist roster.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 5th 2016 at 3:59PM
New Evans Calftone drumheads mimic the sound and feel of calfskin

New Evans Calftone drumheads mimic the sound and feel of calfskin

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D’Addario’s Evans brand has announced the UK availability of its new Calftone drumheads.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 2nd 2016 at 10:35AM
Ludwig Acrophonic Special Edition snare drum arrives in the UK

Ludwig Acrophonic Special Edition snare drum arrives in the UK

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Ludwig and Active Music Distribution have announced the UK arrival of the brand new Ludwig Acrophonic Special Edition snare drum.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 26th 2016 at 10:59AM

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WATCH: Joseph Gordon-Levitt busks on subway, challenges musicians to play outside

WATCH: Joseph Gordon-Levitt busks on subway, challenges musicians to play outside

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt bashed away on a drum kit in the middle of a subway platform to promote his new artistic project.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 15th 2016 at 4:42PM
Area 11 drummer Leo Taylor joins Sakae roster

Area 11 drummer Leo Taylor joins Sakae roster

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Sakae Drums has welcomed UK drummer Leo Taylor to its family of artists.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 10th 2016 at 4:03PM
Zildjian appoints new cymbals category manager and launches its own beer

Zildjian appoints new cymbals category manager and launches its own beer

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Victor Filonovich has been appointed as category manager for cymbals at Zildjian.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 7th 2016 at 12:21PM
Rick Astley drummer Simon Merry joins Sakae Drums

Rick Astley drummer Simon Merry joins Sakae Drums

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UK drummer Simon Merry has been announced as the latest addition to Sakae Drum’s family of artists.

Laura  Barnes
on Jul 21st 2016 at 3:06PM

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UK drum teachers gather for Steve White's Yamaha drum seminars

UK drum teachers gather for Steve White's Yamaha drum seminars

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Drum teachers from throughout the UK have gathered for Steve White’s ‘Advanced Drum Teacher Seminar Tour’ in association with Yamaha Drums.

Laura  Barnes
on Jul 14th 2016 at 10:31AM
Sheila E. honours Prince with new custom DW drum kit

Sheila E. honours Prince with new custom DW drum kit

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Renowned drummer and percussionist Sheila E. played a one-of-a-kind DW custom kit as part of a special musical celebration honouring Prince at the BET Awards.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 28th 2016 at 5:23PM
New UK Drum Show announced for 2016

New UK Drum Show announced for 2016

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A brand new event for UK drummers and percussionists has been announced in the form of The Drum Show.

Daniel Gumble
on Apr 13th 2016 at 11:58AM
Sakae artists hit the road with UK drum clinics

Sakae artists hit the road with UK drum clinics

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Sakae Drums and SVM (Soar Valley Music) Percussion are presenting a series of in-store clinic across the UK, featuring Sakae artists Jonathan Joseph and Frankie Tontoh.

Daniel Gumble
on Feb 11th 2016 at 11:42AM

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INTERVIEW: British Drum Company

INTERVIEW: British Drum Company

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Keith Keough, Al Murray and Ian Matthews sit down with MI Pro editor, Daniel Gumble, as they outline their vision for the British Drum Company…

Daniel Gumble
on Feb 10th 2016 at 4:17PM
NAMM 2016: Yamaha reintroduces Recording Custom Drum Series

NAMM 2016: Yamaha reintroduces Recording Custom Drum Series

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After three years of development, Yamaha has reintroduced its iconic Recording Custom Drum Series at the NAMM 2016 show in ...

Daniel Gumble
on Jan 21st 2016 at 5:59PM
NAMM 2016: Yamaha to present new Recording Custom Drum Series

NAMM 2016: Yamaha to present new Recording Custom Drum Series

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Next week’s NAMM show will see Yamaha present its new Recording Custom Drums Series, designed in partnership with Steve Gadd.

Daniel Gumble
on Jan 11th 2016 at 4:58PM