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Stewart Copeland Lights Up The Orchestra UK Premiere tour

Stewart Copeland will be bringing his ‘Lights Up The Orchestra’ concert to the UK for March ’19 dates. The performance will be a celebration of the legendary drummer’s musical career. Along with other band members, sticksman Copeland formed The Police in 1977. The rock trio went on to become one of the most internationally successful

By | 2019-03-01T00:43:54+00:00 March 1st, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on Stewart Copeland Lights Up The Orchestra UK Premiere tour

One (China) Note Or Two?

Acoustic instruments are marvellous things – we hit them, stroke them, caress notes out of them, and they never swear at us or refuse to make a noise (of some sort, not necessarily the noise we want though). They continuously react with their surroundings (clap your hands with your foot pressing down on the sustain

By | 2019-02-28T13:28:32+00:00 March 1st, 2019|Categories: Seriously Wired|Comments Off on One (China) Note Or Two?

Yamaha to Distribute Protection Racket Cases in UK

Yamaha Music Europe GmbH(UK)are proud to announce sole UK distribution for Protection Racket from 1stMarch 2019. This recent move expands Yamaha’s distribution role for Protection Racket which also includes Japan, since 2005, and Mainland Europe, since 2015. With no compromise in construction, Protection Racket’s supply of affordable quality cases for drums and other musical instruments

By | 2019-02-28T18:09:27+00:00 March 1st, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on Yamaha to Distribute Protection Racket Cases in UK

Young Drummer Final 2019!

And so it comes to an end for another year – the Young Drummer Of The Year 2019 competition has seen Nathan Shingler come out with the prize in what was a very close final. As mentioned by so many who attended, the standard was higher than ever and all those who took part deserve a big

By | 2019-02-04T12:31:59+00:00 February 4th, 2019|Categories: Features|Comments Off on Young Drummer Final 2019!

NAMM 2019 – Remo Press Releases

Adjustable Bass Drum Dampener Remo is proud to introduce the new Lock Top Drum Riser. Remo’s Lock Top Drum Riser is designed to ergonomically position the drums playing surface at an optimum drumming height. Bass tones resonate freely as the Lock Top Drum Riser lifts the drum off the floor making playing a drum while

By | 2019-02-01T15:46:01+00:00 February 1st, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on NAMM 2019 – Remo Press Releases

Noise Annoys

For some reason, anyone can play the piano, or violin, or clarinet, and the world smiles benignly and wishes them well in their endeavours. However, as soon as the chosen instrument becomes drums, everyone has a problem, from family, to neighbours, to law enforcement agencies (try telling a policemen you play drums and see how

By | 2019-02-01T00:52:05+00:00 February 1st, 2019|Categories: Seriously Wired|Comments Off on Noise Annoys

NAMM 2019 – Tycoon Percussion Press Release

Tycoon Percussion have announced a number of additions to their already impressive range of percussion instruments including the Supremo Kinetic Series, Finn Cajon, Bold Series Cajons and the Kalani World Rhythm Sets. Finn Cajon Tycoon is proud to introduce the all-new Finn Cajon, 100% crafted from Finnish Birch imported directly from Finland. Constructed using 10

By | 2019-01-25T09:47:07+00:00 January 25th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on NAMM 2019 – Tycoon Percussion Press Release

NAMM 2019 – Ludwig Press Release

Ludwig Launch 110thAnniversary Products For 110 years, Ludwig Drums have captivated players with their unrestrained style, design, and sound. From their humble beginnings in Chicago, IL to their historic operations refined in Monroe, NC, Ludwig Drums are dedicated to serving drummers and the fine art of drum craftsmanship. Ludwig’s innovation over the last century has

By | 2019-01-24T18:50:12+00:00 January 24th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on NAMM 2019 – Ludwig Press Release

NAMM 2019 – Yamaha Press Release

Yamaha Live Custom Hybrid Oak Series Drum Offer a Strong Sonic Character with Low-end Punch Yamaha today launched the Live Custom Hybrid Oak series drum sets, providing drummers with a new sonic range, from powerful attack to low fundamental tones with an emphasis for the Live Stage where sound needs to cut through. As with

By | 2019-01-24T15:23:33+00:00 January 24th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on NAMM 2019 – Yamaha Press Release

NAMM 2019 – Pearl Press Release

Pearl Puts Sound At The Forefront With New Masters Maple/Gum Series Drums Introduced in 2017, Pearl’s Sonic Select Shell Recipes gave a performance-formula focus to the boutique-level Masterworks series. Though each sonically-tested option represents the very best in form and function, the Studio Recipe won the favor of many a Pearl Artist due to its

By | 2019-01-24T11:04:01+00:00 January 24th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on NAMM 2019 – Pearl Press Release
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