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Lockdown Your Music Education…. DIME Online Launches New Higher-Education Awards In Partnership With RSL

Global online music education provider, DIME ONLINE, now offers exclusive RSL Level 4 & Level 5 Awards in Creative Industries. Faculty includes well-known Music Industry professionals to guide students through their learning journey. DIME ONLINE courses are affordable, accessible and high-level for students of all ages. With or without a worldwide pandemic, DIME ONLINE knows

By | 2020-05-15T00:44:12+00:00 May 15th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Lockdown Your Music Education…. DIME Online Launches New Higher-Education Awards In Partnership With RSL

PDP’s New 20th Anniversary Drum Kit Hits the Road

Tony Thaxton, drummer with Indie Rock mainstay Motion City Soundtrack, took his new PDP 20th Anniversary kit with matching snare on the band’s January 2020 reunion tour. After a 3-year break, Thaxton returned to the drum throne for their ‘So Long, Farewell Tour’, crisscrossing the globe one last time. Officially joining the band in 2001,

By | 2020-05-15T00:38:14+00:00 May 15th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on PDP’s New 20th Anniversary Drum Kit Hits the Road

Gretsch Debut New Nitron Finishes For Brooklyn Kits

Gretsch Drums is delighted to introduce two new Nitron finishes to their Brooklyn series; Blue Burst Pearlfor the original kit and White Marine Pearl for the Micro Kit. Gretsch Brooklyn drums, proudly manufactured in the company’s USA factory, are constructed from 6-ply North American Maple/Poplar. They are finished with the distinctive 3mm thick, double flanged

By | 2020-05-15T00:34:34+00:00 May 15th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Gretsch Debut New Nitron Finishes For Brooklyn Kits

Akai Professional Introduces MPC Live II – The First MPC With Built-In Stereo Monitors

Akai Professional, a leading manufacturer of music equipment for performers and producers, today announced its newest portable standalone music production centre the MPC Live II, packed with all the enhancements from the recent software update for the entire MPC line, MPC 2.8. MPC Live II builds on its phenomenally successful predecessor and introduces built-in monitor

By | 2020-05-15T00:30:42+00:00 May 15th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Akai Professional Introduces MPC Live II – The First MPC With Built-In Stereo Monitors

Be a part of the Aston Microphones Developer Team (and get 25% off the next -secret – microphone!)

Aston Microphones announces Element, the world’s first ‘People’s Microphone’ Aston Microphones are used the world over by countless artists, engineers and producers who rely on their sound and build quality for their work. Every Aston mic to date has been developed in conjunction with the Aston 33 panel, a 600 strong group of many of

By | 2020-05-01T01:02:12+00:00 May 1st, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Be a part of the Aston Microphones Developer Team (and get 25% off the next -secret – microphone!)

Nick D’Virgilio to Release New Solo Album “Invisible”

Special guests Jordan Rudess (Dream Theater) / Paul Gilbert (Mr Big, Racer X) / Tony Levin (King Crimson, Peter Gabriel) / Carl Verheyen (Supertramp) / Rick Nielsen (Cheap Trick) / Jonas Reingold (The Flower Kings / Steve Hackett) / Jem Godfrey (Frost*) and more  Invisible is the second solo album by California born but Indiana based drummer, vocalist and

By | 2020-05-01T00:17:49+00:00 May 1st, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Nick D’Virgilio to Release New Solo Album “Invisible”

Tommy Lee Returns To DW

Drum Workshop Inc. (DW) is delighted to welcome back Tommy Lee to the DW Family.   Tommy began his relationship with the company as a late 80’s pedal endorser and later as one of the first mainstream Hard Rock players to play DW Drums.  He toured with his first DW kit during the Dr. Feelgood era and was featured

By | 2020-05-01T00:14:53+00:00 May 1st, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Tommy Lee Returns To DW

Gruv Gear Reinvents Drum Transport with New VELOC

With most drummers honing their chops at home during this global lockdown, Gruv Gear presses forward with game-changing products in preparation for musicians to travel and tour again. The new VELOC One-Trip Drum Transport system allows drummers to carry a 5-piece kit in a single trip, a feat never before possible with any drum bag

By | 2020-04-25T12:58:11+00:00 April 25th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Gruv Gear Reinvents Drum Transport with New VELOC

Porter & Davies BC-X Special Price Offer – Perfect for Lockdown Kit Setups

Porter & Davies, manufacturers of industry standard silent tactile monitoring systems, are pleased to announce the BC-X is now available at the reduced price of £449.00 until the 31st May 2020. Drummers can now connect with their kit and play in a totally tangible way at a bargain price. The BC-X is a super mini

By | 2020-04-25T12:53:51+00:00 April 25th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Porter & Davies BC-X Special Price Offer – Perfect for Lockdown Kit Setups

DW x Drum Channel: The Right Tools, Right Now

Drum Workshop Inc. (DW) have ideas to help locked-down drummers practice at home, keep their kit in tip top condition, improve technique, stay motivated and inspired. The popular Smart Practice range is designed to offer drummers ways to make the most of their practice time whilst minimizing noise. DeadHead™ Pads can be quickly and easily

By | 2020-04-25T12:50:39+00:00 April 25th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on DW x Drum Channel: The Right Tools, Right Now
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