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New percussion lines from Meinl

New percussion lines from Meinl

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Meinl has expanded its percussion products line-up with a new collection of cajon brushes and a new practice kneepad for ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 18th 2014 at 10:35AM
CRAIG BLUNDELL: A new lease of life for drum shows

CRAIG BLUNDELL: A new lease of life for drum shows

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Our drums and percussion specialist, Craig Blundell, offers his take on the recent Manchester Drum Show.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jul 10th 2014 at 11:15AM
Faithless musician develops electricity-generating Spark shaker

Faithless musician develops electricity-generating Spark shaker

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Sudha Kheterpal, percussionist with UK electro outfit Faithless, has developed a new shaker that uses music to generate electricity.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 24th 2014 at 11:15AM
RECOMMENDED: Remo CR-P780-00 bongos

RECOMMENDED: Remo CR-P780-00 bongos

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Part of the company’s Crown Percussion line, these bongos are among Remo’s most popular instruments

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 2nd 2014 at 11:27AM

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RECOMMENDED: Rhythm Tech PRO tambourine

RECOMMENDED: Rhythm Tech PRO tambourine

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The redesigned PRO tambourine has been engineered to combine enhanced tonality with maximum comfort.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 2nd 2014 at 11:18AM
RECOMMENDED: Natal Cajon

RECOMMENDED: Natal Cajon

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The firm’s traditional line has become an increasingly popular instrument among percussionists of late.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jun 2nd 2014 at 11:00AM
BR Distribution to distribute Birdio shakers

BR Distribution to distribute Birdio shakers

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BR Distribution has taken on UK distribution of Birdio’s new line of shakers.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 27th 2014 at 9:42AM
New digital drum tutor pad from Chord

New digital drum tutor pad from Chord

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Chord’s new electronic drum tutor pad is now available in the UK via distributor AVSL.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on May 14th 2014 at 12:05PM

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New Byzance cymbals and percussion from Meinl

New Byzance cymbals and percussion from Meinl

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Meinl has expanded its product catalogue with key additions to its Byzance cymbals and percussion lines.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Apr 22nd 2014 at 10:33AM
Royal Albert Hall to host largest ever Samba band attempt

Royal Albert Hall to host largest ever Samba band attempt

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The Royal Albert Hall is set to host a world record attempt for the largest Samba band in a b id to raise awareness of the plight of street children ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 27th 2014 at 4:53PM
CRAIG BLUNDELL: Don't forget the basics

CRAIG BLUNDELL: Don't forget the basics

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Drum specialist, Craig Blundell, discusses the importance of rudiments...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 24th 2014 at 10:20AM
Wembley Drum Centre named Premier flagship retail partner

Wembley Drum Centre named Premier flagship retail partner

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Premier has appointed Wembley Drum Centre as a flagship retail partner.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 17th 2014 at 9:58AM

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Ben Alldred steps up at D'Addario

Ben Alldred steps up at D'Addario

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D'Addario has promoted former internal sales manager for south west and midlands, Ben Alldred, to the role of percussion specialist.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Feb 3rd 2014 at 9:00AM
D'Addario UK takes on Meinl distribution

D'Addario UK takes on Meinl distribution

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D’Addario UK has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Meinl.

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Jan 22nd 2014 at 8:00AM
Ludwig and Ringo Starr take centre stage in murder mystery novel

Ludwig and Ringo Starr take centre stage in murder mystery novel

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Anyone looking for a last-minute drum-themed stocking filler may wish to take a look at Dangerous Illusions, a new murder mystery novel from Joseph J. Gabriele, which revolves around a ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Dec 23rd 2013 at 12:33PM
BR Distribution serves up special retailer deal with new DG cajon

BR Distribution serves up special retailer deal with new DG cajon

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Having recently acquired a new line of cajons in the form of the De Gregorio Compass series, BR Distribution is ...

Daniel Gumble
by Daniel Gumble
on Nov 11th 2013 at 10:59AM

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Westside Distribution adds to percussion offering

Westside Distribution adds to percussion offering

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The MI distributor has announced that it has taken on exclusive distribution of Los Cabos sticks in the UK and Ireland.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jun 25th 2013 at 11:02AM
J. Leiva announce the Zoco 2.0 pro cajon

J. Leiva announce the Zoco 2.0 pro cajon

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The Spanish-made Zoco 2.0 cajon is based on the entry-level Zoco, but with four strings instead of two.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Jun 24th 2013 at 9:57AM