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  • Rhythm House Drums Dunun Blue
    Rhythm House Drums’ Eco-Friendly Hand Drums
    News and Events - July 25, 2014
    Located outside Charlotte, North Carolina, RHD specializes in custom-made hand drums that are build from locally felled lumber and are designed in an eco-friendly manner to reduce waste. The company offers djembes, ashiko drums, and sets of dunun. RHD also carries goatskin heads, low-stretch drum rope, steel rings, and other replacement parts....
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    VIDEO! A Ringo Tribute: With a Little Help From Our Friends
    Multimedia - July 24, 2014
    In this video few fellow drummers recently stopped by to say “thank you” to Ringo Starr for all the years of brilliant drumming....
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    Only One Week Remaining To Enter Drumerica – The Contest For Young Drummers!
    News and Events - July 24, 2014
    There's only one week left to enter #Drumerica, the National Competition For Young Drummers! Submit a video of your drumming online for a chance to be seen by top drummers and win $25,000 in prizes. Open to 13-18 year-old US residents • Free, downloadable play-along tracks • Celebrity judges. The contest ends July 31, 2014.
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  • The NAMM Foundation Awards Rhythm! Discovery Center Grant to Support Music-Making Program
    The NAMM Foundation Awards Rhythm! Discovery Center Grant to Support Music-Making Program
    News - July 24, 2014
    Rhythm! Discovery Center is one of twenty-one recipients selected to receive grant support from the NAMM Foundation. The funding will allow Rhythm! to continue to offer participatory music programs that increase exposure to music making and its myriad benefits to the Indianapolis community. The NAMM Foundation annually allocates $500,000 in funding to support innovative music learning programs, with the goal of expanding access to active music making....
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  • New YamahaDTX.com Website Designed to Educate and Enhance the Playing Experience of Electronic Drummers
    New YamahaDTX.com Website Designed to Educate and Enhance the Playing Experience of Electronic Drummers
    News and Events - July 24, 2014
    Yamaha announced the launch of www.yamahadtx.com, a new website devoted to the company’s DTX electronic drum lineup. Featuring bold graphics and refreshed, updated content, the site addresses the growing market for electronic drums and highlights the latest DTX product information and resources for drummers interested in learning more about electronic drums....
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  • Lamb of God’s Chris Adler Partners to Open Big Whiskey Grill in Richmond, Virginia
    Lamb of God’s Chris Adler Partners to Open Big Whiskey Grill in Richmond, Virginia
    News - July 23, 2014
    Lamb of God drummer Chris Adler recently announced his new partnership with restaurant owner Will “Mac” McCormack to open the Big Whisky Grill near the West End of Richmond, Virginia....
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  • Video! Drumming Great Jim Keltner Q&A Session at the Modern Drummer/Rock & Roll Fantasy Camp
    Video! Drumming Great Jim Keltner Q&A Session at the Modern Drummer/Rock & Roll Fantasy Camp
    Feature Stories - July 22, 2014
    In this video Modern Drummer's Billy Amendola sat down with legendary drummer Jim Keltner at the Modern Drummer/Rock & Roll Fantasy Camp, which took place in November of 2013, to have a conversation about Ringo Starr, the Traveling Wiiburys, recording with George Harrison, John Lennon, Bob Dylan, his unique drumming technique, his view on double drumming, and more. The interview is shown here in it's entirety for the first time.
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  • Protection Racket Redesigns Website
    Protection Racket Redesigns Website
    News and Events - July 22, 2014
    Protection Racket is pleased to announce the launch of its completely redesigned website. The site is now more closely aligned to the company’s philosophies of keeping things simple, easy-to-use, and fun....
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  • Introducing WFL lll Drums USA!
    Introducing WFLIII Drums USA
    News and Events - July 22, 2014
    William F. Ludwig lll announced the formation of his own company, WFL lll Drums, at the 24th annual Chicago Drum Show in St. Charles, Illinois, this past May....
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  • Los Cabos Jive and Swing Los Cabos Drum Sticks
    Los Cabos now offering Jive and Swing sticks for jazz drummers and additional white hickory nylon-tip models.
    News and Events - July 21, 2014
    The Jive and the Swing drumsticks were designed for jazz musicians. The Swing model features an elongated oval tip that is said to deliver depth and tone from drums and cymbals. It measures .566"x16.29"....
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  • Fourth Annual International Regina Drum Festival
    Fourth Annual International Regina Drum Festival
    News - July 17, 2014
    The International Regina Drum Festival will take place September 26–28 at the Exchange and the Club, located at 2431 8th Avenue in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada....
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  • Tama Silverstar Cocktail Jam kit
    New Starclassic Performer Birch/Bubinga EFX Series and Silverstar Cocktail Jam Kits From Tama
    News and Events - July 11, 2014
    The Starclassic Performer Birch/Bubinga EFX line offers new finish options in Vintage Nickel Sparkle, Vintage Green Sparkle, and Charcoal Onyx (shown). Said to combine the crisp punch and warm lows of birch/bubinga shells with die-cast hoops and low-mass lugs with high-quality appointments, the Starclassic Performer B/B EFX line offers a classically styled look with a modern sound....
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  • EFD Black Drumsticks (1000x1000)
    Tired of shopping for drumsticks? Even Flow offers a mail-order subscription service.
    News and Events - July 10, 2014
    Even Flow Drumsticks offers drummers a subscription service to receive drumsticks on a monthly basis....
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  • Loopmasters Beats Cycling Sample Pack
    Loopmasters Beats Cycling Sample Pack
    News and Events - July 9, 2014
    Beats Cycling is a diverse set of royalty-free drum samples, featuring the unique sounds of the Puncture and Studio kits, that draws inspiration from classic break beats and includes modern grooves with ambient and close-miked sounds. Each sample is processed with an all-analog signal path that includes classic EQ and compression....
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  • TRIPLE THREAT Drum Clinic Poster
    Win One Of Two Scholarships To The Triple Threat Drum Camp
    News and Events - July 8, 2014
    Two worthy students will have the chance to attend the Triple Threat Drum camp hosted by drummers, educators and authors Mark Schulman, Daniel Glass and Bruce Becker.
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  • Anup Sastry Videos: “Ephemeral” and “The Escape” by Intervals
    Anup Sastry Videos:
    “Ephemeral” and “The Escape” by Intervals

    Feature Stories - July 8, 2014
    Intervals drummer Anup Sastry, who we profile in the July 2014 of Modern Drummer magazine—get it here—was kind enough to share two exclusive play-along tracks with us....
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  • Platinum Samples Releases Henry Hirsch Manic Love Drum Sample Library for BFD
    Platinum Samples Releases Henry Hirsch Manic Love Drum Sample Library for BFD
    News - July 8, 2014
    Platinum Samples, in collaboration with producer Henry Hirsch, has released the Henry Hirsch Manic Love Drum Sample Library for BFD, inspired by the drum sounds of two classic rock songs, Jimi Hendrix’s “Manic Depression” and Led Zeppelin’s “Whole Lotta Love.”...
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  • Meinl Classics Custom Dark Hihat
    Meinl Introduces Classics Custom Dark Hi-Hats and Dark Crashes!
    News and Events - July 7, 2014
    Following the release of the Classics Custom Dark ride, Meinl cymbals introduces the Classics Custom Dark hi-hat and Dark crashes....
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  • Drumerica Contest for Young Drummers Launches July 1!
    Drumerica Is Open to All Young Jazz, Rock, Latin, Metal And R&B Drummers
    News and Events - July 7, 2014
    No matter what style of music they play, aspiring drummers can show their talent, skill and personality by participating in the 2014 Drumerica drumming contest.
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  • Nady SCM-700
    Nady Introduces Two New Studio Condenser Microphones
    The Showroom - July 4, 2014
    Nady recently announced the addition of two new models to their SCM Series studio condenser microphones, the SCM-1200 and SCM-700....
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