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New Porter & Davies Throne Colours

Porter & Davies, world renowned experts in silent tactile monitoring systems are delighted to update their iconic range of thrones with a whole new colour palette that is both classic and timeless. The introduction of these stylish new colours and fabrics offers customers a greater choice than ever before. The BC2, BC2rm, Gigster and TT6

By | 2020-03-14T20:04:40+00:00 March 15th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on New Porter & Davies Throne Colours

Quarantined Chinese Drum Students Need Support

A letter from Mr Li, Founder of Nine Beats China Nine Beats Music Education Company Founder Reacts To The Coronavirus With Call For Video Messages Of Support & Launches Free Daily Online Music Lessons For Quarantined Chinese Students To our worldwide drumming family, Over the past 17 years, the Nine Beats brand has grown from

By | 2020-03-01T12:03:09+00:00 March 1st, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Quarantined Chinese Drum Students Need Support

Gretsch Drums Announces the Brooklyn Standard Snare Drum

Gretsch Drums is proud to announce the launch of the Brooklyn Standard snare drum in collaboration with acclaimed educator Mike Johnston. When Mike Johnston contacted Gretsch about developing a new snare drum concept, he was very specific about what he wanted it to accomplish. It needed to be extremely versatile, to possess a wide dynamic

By | 2020-02-29T18:11:17+00:00 February 29th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Gretsch Drums Announces the Brooklyn Standard Snare Drum

Footes To Celebrate 100 Years

Footes is delighted to celebrate its 100th anniversary this year. Established in 1920 at 232 Hornsey Road London and founded by Charles Ernest Foote, Footes supplied and manufactured drums and percussion (alongside woodwind and brass) instruments. In 1924, Ronald E Foote joined and began to market the ‘REF’ series of snare drums which included innovative features such as a parallel snare and

By | 2020-02-29T17:54:31+00:00 February 29th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Footes To Celebrate 100 Years

Havana Music Tours & Modern Drummer Drum Party – March 24th-29th, 2020

The Annual Percussion Festival in Havana, Cuba  6 Days/ 5 nights Fiesta del Tambor is Cuba’s annual Percussion festival. It will feature some of the greatest drummers, percussionist, and other musicians from all over Cuba and the world. In the past there have been artists and drummers such as Ruy López-Nussa, Horacio Hernández, Dennis Chambers,

By | 2020-02-29T17:40:54+00:00 February 29th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Havana Music Tours & Modern Drummer Drum Party – March 24th-29th, 2020

John Bonham Signature Drumsticks Re-issued for 2020

British percussion brand, Promuco are delighted to re-issued the John Bonham Signature Drumstick. These premium Hickory sticks are made to the exact same specification as John Bonham’s original ‘Trees’ from the 1970s and feature his legendary ‘acorn’ tip. “John Bonham is a true legend, and we’re so pleased that we are able to re-issue these

By | 2020-02-15T09:17:14+00:00 February 15th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on John Bonham Signature Drumsticks Re-issued for 2020

Ron Vater – 1/25/1957 – 1/25/2020

It is with great sadness that Vater have announced the untimely passing of Ron Vater. Ron Vater’s life was immersed in drumming and drumsticks from childhood. He spent many days of his youth at his grandfather’s store, Boston’s legendary Jack’s Drum Shop. Jack Adams (Joan Vater’s father) would bring Ron and his brother Alan along

By | 2020-01-29T13:36:09+00:00 January 29th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on Ron Vater – 1/25/1957 – 1/25/2020
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