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Entries in 'percussion' (35)

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
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

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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
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

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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
Protection Racket launches new conga cases

Protection Racket launches new conga cases

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Protection Racket has released a new series of conga cases in completely re-designed shapes providing ultimate instrument protection.

Jory Mackay
by Jory Mackay
on Dec 4th 2012 at 10:10AM
PP Drums updates cajon line

PP Drums updates cajon line

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Following on from the success of the PP142, PP Drums has broadened its cajon range.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Oct 19th 2012 at 10:51AM
Barnes & Mullins announces Dixon distribution

Barnes & Mullins announces Dixon distribution

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Barnes & Mullins has been appointed the exclusive UK distributor for Dixon percussion – another ex-FCN Music brand.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Sep 20th 2012 at 9:32AM

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PERCUSSION: Meinl Headliner Congas

PERCUSSION: Meinl Headliner Congas

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Meinl Percussion has introduced its new Headliner Traditional Series Congas.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Sep 3rd 2012 at 9:30AM
Yamaha announces entry-level DTX range

Yamaha announces entry-level DTX range

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Yamaha Music Europe has introduced the new DTX400 electronic drum kit series.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Aug 28th 2012 at 10:04AM
Percussion Plus bolsters sales force

Percussion Plus bolsters sales force

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Percussion Plus has appointed Paulo Cardoso as temporary salesman for the Northern area.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Jul 31st 2012 at 9:50AM
Westside debuts drum dealer day

Westside debuts drum dealer day

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Westside Distribution held its first Drum & Percussion Dealer Day recently at the Lea Marston Hotel and Spa in Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Jul 3rd 2012 at 2:46PM

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MI Pro June now available online

MI Pro June now available online

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The June issue of MI Pro is now available online through our digital edition service or as a downloadable PDF.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Jun 6th 2012 at 10:16AM
FEATURE: Back to school

FEATURE: Back to school

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An overview of the best new products in the back to school market is now up online.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Aug 16th 2011 at 9:30AM
Westside adds Wincent to percussion portfolio

Westside adds Wincent to percussion portfolio

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Westside Distribution is now the UK distributor for Wincent, a drumstick, rod, brush and mallet brand from Sweden.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Aug 5th 2011 at 1:24PM
Percussion Plus introduces BOGOF deal

Percussion Plus introduces BOGOF deal

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Percussion Plus is running a five-month buy one get one free promotion on selected lines.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Aug 5th 2011 at 10:28AM
FEATURE: Big Hitters

FEATURE: Big Hitters

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A feature encompassing some of the finest new products to hit the drum and percussion markets has now gone up online.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Jul 12th 2011 at 10:21AM
FEATURE: Percussion

FEATURE: Percussion

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A sector spotlight covering the expansive world of percussion has been uploaded to the online Features section.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on Jun 23rd 2011 at 10:28AM
Percussion

Percussion

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The colourful, broad and, frankly, unfathomable world of percussion makes it one of those sectors that could fill an entire ...

Ahren Lester
by Ahren Lester
on Jun 23rd 2011 at 10:01AM
June issue of MI Pro goes online

June issue of MI Pro goes online

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The June issue of MI Pro is now available in downloadable PDF format, or via the digital edition service here, which is sponsored by Roland.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on May 25th 2011 at 3:49PM
Music Shipping brings Duend? Cajons to the UK

Music Shipping brings Duend? Cajons to the UK

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The Music Shipping Company has been appointed the exclusive UK distributor for Duendé Cajons, a leading brand of Spanish-made percussion instruments.

Adam Savage
by Adam Savage
on May 18th 2011 at 5:44PM