News (General)

Ladbrokes Launches Groundbreaking European Championship 2020 Campaign, By Bringing Together The Heartbeat Of The Nation With 100’S Of Drummers

The campaign seeks to capture the tension and excitement of football and shows support to the live entertainment sector Ladbrokes partners with industry collective, #WeMakeEvents, to light up famous music venues across the country to signal the crisis facing the events industry Ladbrokes has launched a new ground-breaking campaign that celebrates this year’s much anticipated

By | 2021-06-25T14:29:55+00:00 June 24th, 2021|Categories: News|Comments Off on Ladbrokes Launches Groundbreaking European Championship 2020 Campaign, By Bringing Together The Heartbeat Of The Nation With 100’S Of Drummers

Dube Competition Winners!

We are very pleased to announce the winners of the Dube competition. The following should have already been contacted by Mike, or will be in the very near future; The winner of the full size Dube is Charlotte Bibby (charlotte@the*******.co.uk) And the two winners of the shakers are; Ree (mariebr****@yahoo.co.uk) and Steve (ginger***@hotmail.com) Well done,

By | 2021-05-15T00:33:24+00:00 May 15th, 2021|Categories: News|Comments Off on Dube Competition Winners!

Roland Announces TD-50X Sound Module, Three Flagship V-Drums Kits, and VH-14D Digital Hi-Hat

Roland has introduced three new flagship V-Drums kits featuring the TD-50X sound module and new digital pad configurations that include the new VH-14D digital hi-hat. The TD-50KV2 kit delivers the ultimate V-Drums experience with large pads throughout, including a stage-ready, full-size kick drum. The TD-50K2offers a more streamlined configuration with compact tom and kick pads,

By | 2021-04-14T11:54:47+00:00 April 14th, 2021|Categories: News|Comments Off on Roland Announces TD-50X Sound Module, Three Flagship V-Drums Kits, and VH-14D Digital Hi-Hat

Stay Connected With Vic Firth Drumchain

The Avedis Zildjian Company, parent company of Vic Firth, is pleased to announce the launch of the Vic Firth Drumchain, an exciting new initiative to help bring musicians together in times where being able to connect is more important than ever before. Vic Firth is committed to helping build these connections, whether it’s through the

By | 2021-04-14T11:14:51+00:00 April 9th, 2021|Categories: News|Comments Off on Stay Connected With Vic Firth Drumchain

Pearl News – 75th Anniversary Products

Pearl 75th Anniversary Press Releases Pearl Introduces New President Series Deluxe Drum Set Inspired by the Classic MIJ Sound ° 6-ply (7.5mm) Lauan Shells° Rounded 45-degree Bearing Edge° Superhoop II 2.3mm Triple Flanged Hoops° Classic BD Claws with T-Handle Tension Rods° Classic Battleship Lugs° 75th Anniversary Remo Coated Ambassador Front BD Head° Remo UT

By | 2021-03-31T21:20:48+00:00 April 2nd, 2021|Categories: News|Comments Off on Pearl News – 75th Anniversary Products

Nic Collins Joins The Porter & Davies Family

Porter & Davies are delighted to welcome Nic Collins, son of Genesis’ Phil Collins to their family. He uses a BC2 with his band Better Strangers and a TT6 Equipped Throne on tour with Phil Collins and on the forthcoming 2021 Genesis tour. Nic has been touring with his dad since he was sixteen years

By | 2021-03-31T14:05:07+00:00 April 1st, 2021|Categories: News|Comments Off on Nic Collins Joins The Porter & Davies Family

Rhythm Magazine – Looking Ahead

Rhythm magazine – which was originally published by Dennis and then Future Publishing before it was closed at the start of 2019 – resurfaced with a fresh look and feel in late 2019 under Lifestyle Media House.  When COVID-19 hit in the spring of 2020, Rhythm was forced to temporarily close, riding out the worst

By | 2021-03-01T16:59:24+00:00 March 1st, 2021|Categories: News|Comments Off on Rhythm Magazine – Looking Ahead

Gretsch Introduces The Keith Carlock Signature Snare Drum

Gretsch Drums are proud to introduce the Keith Carlock Signature Snare Drum (GA5514-KC). When the company is fortunate enough to work with the drummer who has performed with a wide range of artists such as Steely Dan, Toto, Wayne Krantz, James Taylor, Tal Wilkenfeld, John Mayer, Sting, Chris Botti and many more…why wouldn’t Gretsch Drums

By | 2021-02-28T17:48:08+00:00 February 28th, 2021|Categories: News|Comments Off on Gretsch Introduces The Keith Carlock Signature Snare Drum

DW Custom Shop Introduces Purple Core Drum Shell Technology

Drum Workshop Inc. (DW) announces the addition of all-new Purple Core™ hybrid drum shells to their expansive line-up of sonically customizable shell options. The shells feature a 3-ply Purpleheart core, combined with a choice of North American hard rock maple, cherry or mahogany select plies. The 9-ply shell is crafted with only a single long

By | 2021-02-14T18:33:23+00:00 February 14th, 2021|Categories: News|Comments Off on DW Custom Shop Introduces Purple Core Drum Shell Technology

Zildjian Announces Limited Edition Release of Vintage A’s from Armand Zildjian’s Personal Collection 

In celebration of what would have been Armand Zildjian's 100th birthday, the Avedis Zildjian Company is excited to announce, that for the first time ever, it will be releasing vintage cymbals from the Zildjian family vault.  

This first ever family vault release features 200 hand selected genuine vintage 20” A cymbals from Armand Zildjian's personal collection. Handed down through generations of Zildjians, these cymbals were cherished by Armand during

By | 2021-02-01T14:35:23+00:00 February 1st, 2021|Categories: News|Comments Off on Zildjian Announces Limited Edition Release of Vintage A’s from Armand Zildjian’s Personal Collection 
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