The Istanbul Mehmet Company has announced the introduction of a set of cymbals created in tribute to legendary drummer Tony Williams. Created as faithful replicas of the now iconic cymbals made famous by Tony Williams on the recordings of the…
Drum Workshop, Inc. and Fender Musical Instruments have finalised an asset sale agreement to purchase owned and licensed percussion brands, including Latin Percussion®, Toca® Percussion, Gretsch® Drums, Gibraltar Hardware and KAT® Percussion from Fender’s KMC subsidiary. Ovation® Guitars, and exclusive…
Jojo Mayer’s comprehensive guide to foot technique for drummers is now available for instant download from HudsonMusic.com. Contents includes bass drum technique fundamentals – heel-down and heel-up playing, playing “in” vs. “out” of the bass drum, the pivot, bass drum…
Stagg’s new Sensa cymbals are described as ‘an ideal all-round series for drummers searching for cymbals with flexibility and variation of tone’ and their new effect cymbals promise to bring a modern, trashy sound to the range. Drummer had a range of 10 cymbals to review
Alesis’ six-piece electronic drum kit with mesh drum heads – Words: Hannah Butler Images: Thru-A-Lupe Photographic
We meet the drummers who put the beat into the heart of 1950s British rock‘n’roll.
Bastille’s beat provider Chris ‘Woody’ Wood on ascending through the musical ranks, technology and mega-tours. Words: Andy Hughes. Images: Gregory Nolan