News (General)

Glen Sobel Switches To Vater Drumsticks

Glen is busy touring with both Alice Cooper and The Hollywood Vampires. Glen is using Vater Xtreme Design 5A with Red Grip Tape, Drink and Stick Holders and Stick Bag . Glen Sobel has played in a variety of genres including rock, hip hop, pop, metal, punk, and fusion. Recently he has played, toured, and/or recorded with gigs ranging from hard rock (Alice Cooper), pop/r&b (tour with

By | 2019-08-31T23:38:44+00:00 August 31st, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on Glen Sobel Switches To Vater Drumsticks

Mumford And Sons Unveil Agora Del Mar Festival

Intimate All-Inclusive Tropical Concert Vacation To Be Held February 27-29 In Cancun  Hand-Picked Line-Up Of Friends And Extended Family Includes Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Jenny Lewis, Phoebe Bridgers, Dermot Kennedy, The Tallest Man On Earth, Gill Landry And Kevin Garrett Mumford & Sons are very excited to share the first details of Agora Del Mar,

By | 2019-08-16T10:57:45+00:00 August 16th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on Mumford And Sons Unveil Agora Del Mar Festival

DW Honours Drumming Icon Jim Keltner

Drum Workshop Inc. (DW) has announced the release of a Jim Keltner Collector’s Series® ICON snare drum honoring the legendary drummer’s contribution to the music world. Only 250 of the California Custom Shop collectables will ever be produced and each is numbered and signed by DW’s own John Good. “Everyone at Drum Workshop is honored

By | 2019-08-14T13:22:27+00:00 August 15th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on DW Honours Drumming Icon Jim Keltner

BDC Launch Axial Pipe Band Drums

“Pipe band drums from the future!” Three and half years after forming the British Drum Co., their Marching Division has launched its Axial range of pipe band drums. The drums will make their public debut at the World Pipe Band Championships 2019 in Glasgow. The team at British Drum Co. has, in the Axial snare

By | 2019-08-14T11:51:14+00:00 August 15th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on BDC Launch Axial Pipe Band Drums

UK Master Class with Modern Drummer’s Mike Dawson

Modern Drummer magazine editor, Mike Dawson, makes his first ever trip to the UK to host a master class in London on Tuesday September 24th. Titled “Creative Practice Drumming Master Class With Modern Drummer's Mike Dawson”, Mike will focus the workshop on creativity, how he chooses a specific drum sound and a beat to match

By | 2019-08-14T13:27:14+00:00 August 15th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on UK Master Class with Modern Drummer’s Mike Dawson

British Drum Co. Welcomes Scott Currie And Tyler Fry To Their Family Of Artists

Nearly 3 years after launching the British Drum Co. their Marching Division welcomes World Pipe Band Drumming Champions Scott Currie and Tyler Fry to its roster of marching artists. Scott Currie has enjoyed a 30 year career as a bass and tenor drummer with highlights that include 4 times World Pipe Band Champion, 11 times

By | 2019-08-14T15:42:55+00:00 August 15th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on British Drum Co. Welcomes Scott Currie And Tyler Fry To Their Family Of Artists

Get A Grip With Vater Percussion’s Accessory Range

Many drummers deal with grip issues, especially as it gets really hot on stage and the sweat starts running. Vater have  released a range of products to help fight stick grip issues. From Grip Tape (rubbery type tape), Tacky Sack Grip Enhancer, Nude Series Drumsticks (no finish), Stick and Finger Tape (Gauze style) and Gloves.

By | 2019-08-01T23:26:11+00:00 August 1st, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on Get A Grip With Vater Percussion’s Accessory Range

Gary Husband and Mark Wingfield Release ‘Tor and Vale’

NEW RELEASE MoonJune Records announces MARK WINGFIELD & GARY HUSBAND "Tor & Vale" “What if Terje Rypdal had recorded a duet album with Keith Jarrett?”  A beautiful document that showcases the remarkable chemistry between these two extraordinary players, it is a gem of nuanced interaction and rare potency by improvisers of the highest order.  - BILL MILKOWSKI HD Download

By | 2019-08-01T23:07:04+00:00 August 1st, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on Gary Husband and Mark Wingfield Release ‘Tor and Vale’

West African Drumming: Book 2 Released By Hudson

West African Drumming: Book 2 by Mokhtar Samba West African Drumming: Book 2, by Mokhtar Samba, continues the concepts introduced in Book 1. This book features text in both English and French language. West African Drumming: Book 2, by Mokhtar Samba, is a continuation of the exploration of the essence of West African Rhythms, as

By | 2019-08-01T23:01:26+00:00 August 1st, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on West African Drumming: Book 2 Released By Hudson

Bill Bruford’s ‘Earthworks Complete’ 20 CD / 4 DVD Deluxe Box Set Now Available

Includes 15 official releases plus previously unreleased and little known material A Summerfold Records reissue, Bill Bruford’s ‘Earthworks Complete’ is a spectacular 20CD/4DVD box set of the entire back catalogue across Earthworks' 20-year career. Includes previously unreleased and little known material. What's in the box?  15 titles on 20 CDs and 4 DVDs document the 20 year

By | 2019-08-01T22:38:25+00:00 August 1st, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on Bill Bruford’s ‘Earthworks Complete’ 20 CD / 4 DVD Deluxe Box Set Now Available
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